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RARE BOOKS: TECHNOLOGY, CAR MANUALS, MECHANICS, CARPENTRY, REPAIR MANUALS, OUT OF PRINT BOOKS

Book Id: 10nft01159

Price: $24.40

Title: Automotive Service Manual Volkswagen : Rabbit - Sirocco 1975/1976/1977/1978/1979 Gasoline Models

Author: by Robert Bentley of Massachusetts, USA Imported by Motor Books, 233 Military Rd., Cremorne, NSW, Australia

Publisher: Robert Bentley Publishers, Cambridge, Massechusetts, 1994 printing , large softcover large 4to without dj, B/W PHOTOGRAPHS & ILLUSTRATIONS, 10 sections

Condition:Crisp thick card-bound hardcover, bright title to spine, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, with mild rubbing and edgewear, no inscriptions and no grease-marks. Protected in an adhesive plastic cover.

Description: Brakes & Wheels Suspension & Steering Fuel & Exhaust Systems Engine & Clutch Electrical systems Manual Transmission Automatic transmission Body and Interior Lubrication & Maintenance.

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Book Id: 10nft01128

Price: $Not for Sale

Title: THE CLASSIC JAGUAR SALOONS - All Models 1950 to 1970

Author: A collector's guide by Chris Harvey

Publisher: Motor Racing Pub., U.K., 1988, 1st reprint, 1st pub. 1981, hardcover oblong 8vo with dj, 128 pages, B/W PHOTOGRAPHS throughout, 8 Chapters and Appendix A-C

Condition:Black cloth-bound hardcover with bright gilt title to spine, slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight foxing to inside & slight rubbing and edgewear.

Description: For car collectors, who appreciate the role Jags have played in bringing high performance and luxury to a wider motoring public.

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Book Id: 10nft01111

Price: $23.40

Title: OSPREY VINTAGE CAR RESTORATION GUIDE Osprey series No. 12 How to Restore SUSPENSION & STEERING by Berry 1987 hardcover

Author: Roy Berry From the OSPREY series OSPREY RESTORATION GUIDE #12 in VERY GOOD CONDITION - DO IT YOURSELF

Publisher: Osprey Publishing, London, 1987, hardcover large 8vo, B/W PHOTOGRAPHS & line drawings, diagrams, ILLUSTRATIONS, 128pp. including INDEX,

Condition:Crisp hardcover, title to spine, very minor rubbing to spine & corners, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION

Description: Steering basics Assessing steering/front suspension condition Steering overhaul Adjusting and overhauling steering systems Power-assisted steering Leaf-spring suspension Coil-spring suspension Torsion bar suspension. Rubber/Hydraulic etc..

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Book Id: 10nft01110

Price: $23.40

Title: OSPREY VINTAGE CAR RESTORATION GUIDE Osprey # 4 HOW TO RESTORE PAINTWORK by Wilkins 1984 PHOTOS DO It YOURSELF

Author: Miles Wilkins, a specialist in LOTUS car repair. A practical guide to restoring Paintwork.

Publisher: Osprey Publishing, London, 1984 , hardcover large 8vo, B/W PHOTOGRAPHS & line drawings, diagrams, ILLUSTRATIONS,128 pp. including INDEX,

Condition:Crisp hardcover, title to spine, very minor rubbing to spine & corners, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION

Description: A full, practical guide to the care, repair and renovation of classic/veteran/vintage car paintwork..Paint systems and products Equipment and techniques, Health & Safety, GRP painting ,Trouble-shooting Painting a self-coloured GRP, Chassis paint.

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Book Id: 10nft01076

Price: $Sold

Title: The HOUSE of WUNDERLICH by Bures 1987 FIRST EDITION Illustrated ..featuring : Ceilings for the Home

Author: by SUSAN BURES - consultant industrial archaelogist for the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney with many OLD PHOTOS

Publisher: Kangaroo Press, Sydney, 1987, First Edition, softcover quarto, 160pp., B/W PHOTOGRAPHS throughout, pale apricot eprs, 8 Chapters, Appendices & INDEX.

Condition:Illustrated softcover with title to spine & front cover, slight fading to spine, slight rubbing to spine & corners, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, with previous owner's name stamp to 2 front endpapers. Many OLD PHOTOS

Description: Tells the story of the Wunderlich company which was part of the very fabric of Australian building industry for much of the last century. Red terracotta roofing tiles - stamped metal panels for ceilings - cladding and a remarkable variety of products.

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Book Id: 10nft01069

Price: $32.40

Title: RARE MARINE ENGINE ROOM BLUE BOOK - ENGINEERING

Author: William B. Paterson - Questions & Answers for Firemen - Watertenders - Oilers - Electricians - Refrigerating Engineers

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press, Cambridge Maryland, 1961, softcover 8vo, 128 pages, B/W ILLUSTRATIONS, Chapters.

Condition:Illustrated softcover with title to spine & frcvr with photo to frcvr, rubbing to spine, corners & edges, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION.

Description: This book is intended to help those who are studying to be examined for certificates as fireman, oiler, watertender, electrician or refrigerator man.

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Book Id: 10nft01068

Price: $12.80

Title: ENGINEERING FOR NAUTICAL STUDENTS - Based on the Syllabus of the Merchant Navy Training Board

Author: W. A. FISHER, A.R.T.C., A.M.I.Mech.E. - Principal of Leith Nautical College

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow, 1947, 1st reprint from 2nd Edition 1941, 1st pub. 1936, hardcover 8vo without dj, 135pp., B/W ILLUSTRATIONS + 3 fold-out plates INDEX

Condition:Pale blue stiffboard hardcover with red to spine & title to spine & frcvr with illustration to frcvr, rubbing to spine, corners & edges, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, 'MORE' written to top title page, spine is loose (all intact).

Description: Covers all aspects of engineering for a ship's officer - steam boilers, whistles, refrigeration, pumps, electrical, electricity etc.

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Book Id: 10nft01053

Price: $Sold

Title: MARS - MERCURY - Interplanetary Travel - RACE TO MARS - MISSION TO THE PLANETS - FLIGHT TO MERCURY - 3 Books

Author: ITN Mars Flight Atlas - Patrick Moore - Bruce Murray and Eric Burgess

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1988 h/c 4to with dj - Cassell, London, 1990, h/c 4to with dj - Columbia Univ. Press, NY, 1977, First Edition h/c 4to with dj

Condition:Black cloth-bound h/c with title to spine,192pages, 6 Chapters - Black cloth-bound h/c with title to spine, 128pages, 14 Chapters, Black cloth-bound h/c with title to spine, ex-lib copy with approp. stamps. All are STRAIGHT CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITIO

Description: 1) An examination of the manned Mars mission 2) Illustrated account of man's exploration of the solar system from 1957-1986 and beyond. 3) Mariner Venus-Mercury flights from 1961 to the 1974 Mariner 10 exploration with high-resolution photos.

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