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Motor Year Book 1955 by Laurence Pomeroy an illustrated hard cover history compilation gathering model diagrams racing results and more (55_MotorYear) $39.95
54-55 Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix W196 & Silver Arrows photo history by Karl Ludvigsen (54_10341) $29.95
53-56 Porsche Spyders Type 550 by Karl Ludvigsen The history of the early Porsche 550 Spyder racing automobiles 122 photos 125pages (545_10185) $32.95
51-55 Mercedes Benz Motor Racing in Camera - A Photographic portrait of the Silver Arrows of the Fifties by Anthony Pritchard (53_196341AE) $94.95
51-55 Cunningham, 100 page portfolio of articles about early American sports cars, compiled by Brooklands (53_A_CUN) $39.95
C-Type Owner's Manual by Jaguar (52_C-Type_OM - Not a shop manual) $3,999.95
51-55 Cunningham Sports Cars American Racing Legends history of the Cunningham sports including Chrysler & Cadillac powered C2 - C6R incl Le Mans & US races 122 illustrations many never before published from Ludvigsen archive (53_10192) $24.95
Elva Sports Racers Road Test Portfolio by RM Clarke with Road Tests Feature Articles and much more with information on the MKI MKII MKIII MKIV MKV MKVI MKVII MKVIII Courier GT160 and much more in 160 pages with over 350 photos (57_ELVARP) $39.95
Elva the cars the people the history 516 page by J. Wimpffen (57_ELVA_WIMPFFE) $99.95
Ferrari by Mailander 386 hardbound pages 500 quality black & white photos detalied history of Ferrari 1950-1955 Karl Ludvigsen (58_1854432133) $1,495.95
The Maserati 250F A Classic Grand Prix Car by D Jenkinson (57_250f) $19.95
Jaguar D-type autobiography of XKD504 320 hardcover pgs by P. Porter (57_PP525) $119.95
Porsche 356 Speedster Schuco 1:18 Model Bruce Jennings (33_BirthHist) $199.95
54-62 Driven - The Racing Photography of Jesse Alexander by Jesse Alexander (B00_DrivenJAlex) $69.95
Ferrari Owners Manual for Use & Maintenance for Models 212 inter 250 Mille Miglia 340 Mexico & 342 America 40 pages (52_Ferrari_OM - Not a shop manual) $69.95
The Maserati 300S History by Walter Baumer 360 pages (57_Maser_300S) $199.95
Jaguar C-Type Register Registry by Teerry Larson (53_JBK9) $69.95
46-56 Ferrari Road Cars portfolio of articles about earliest road-going Ferrari book compiled by Brooklands (519781588500847) $29.95
47-57 Ferrari, portfolio of articles about earliest road-going Ferrari, 92 pgs, book compiled by Brooklands (52_A_FA47_X1) $39.95
49-59 LeMans 24 Hours - The Official History of the Worlds Greatest Motor Race by Quentin Spurring (54_193958AE) $69.95
Le Mans 1949-59 The Official History of the World's Greatest Motor Race 352 pages hardcover by Spurring (55_193958) $69.95
50-60 Liebe Zu Ihm Love or Porsche 220 pgs (57_196329AE) $1,495.95
46-56 British Racing Green by Frostick & Klemantaski (B03_01410156818) $59.95
World Sports Car Championship by C Posthumus Hardcover 194 pgs Includes Sebring Mille Miglia Le Mans & Nurburg until 1961 (55_SportsChamp) $39.95
Long Straights and Hairpin Turns by M. Rudow history of racing in the Pacific Northwest of the United States volume 1 from 1950-1961 (56_PNW_Racing) $129.95
Porsche & Mille Miglia 1952-1957 by Andrea Curami 144 pages Hardcover many color & B&W illustrations (53_137693) $79.95
Jaguar XK120 XK140 XK150 Sports Cars pictorial history from introduction with its advanced DOHC in line six XKs cemented a reputation for fast stylish cars 121 illustrations by Ludvigsen (55_10242) $29.95
Maserati Tipo 60 61 Birdcages The magnificent Front-Engined Birdcages 344 pages Hardcover by Oosthoek & Bollee (60_Birdcage) $299.95
54-57 Jaguar D-Type Hardcover book 160 pages Workshhop Manual by haynes more of a historical book than an actual shop manual in this case (555_H6078) $39.95
Porsche Carrera and the early years Porsche Motorsport 832 pages by Sprenger & Heinrichs 500 illustrations of which 250 in color (47_31458A) $389.95
Mercedes 300SL Art & Car edition history by J. Lewandowski 170 pages deluxe edition in jacket with brochure (55_300SL_Lewand) $599.95
9 11 15 17 19 23: Portfolio of article about Lotus Sports Racer compiled into 90 page book form (55_Lotus_9_23) $29.95
Sports Prototype & Competition Cars compilation 50's 60's by Unique 94 pg Aston Martin DBR1 Brabham BT8 Ferrari 500 860 206 Dino BRM HWM Cooper Formula 2 Chaparral McLaren Alta Maserati A6GCS 2000 Genie Elva Bobsy Keift H.R.G. Gordini & more... (57_SprtPrototyp) $192.95
52-67 Big Healeys in Competiton 200 pages Hardcover by Baggott covering all versions of 100 & 3000 (60_144027) $34.95
Walt Hansgen his life and history of Postwar American auto racing 400 pages by M. Argetsinger (56_DB1854) $49.95
Sports Racers Portfolio of articles about Maserati's compiled by Unique, 124 pages; including 8 CL, 8 CTF & 8 CTF/3000, 300S, Costin-Zagato, 450S, 200 SI, 5000GT, A6GCS 2000, Cooper-Maserati Type 81 & 4 CLT (58_SportsRacers) $19.95
50-59 They Started in MGs by Goodwin 288 page racing history book profiling the drivers of the MG TC TD TF MGA models in the 1950s and then graduated to other makes (55_786460526) $37.95
Jaguar C-Type D-Type & Lightweight E-Type Register 240 pages (56_8799771400) $399.95
Challenge Me the Race Book by Mike Hawthorn (58_Challenge_Me) $34.95
Carroll Shelby collection of favorite racing photos in 256 page hardcover book with Art Evans (60_CT650) $34.95
Cunningham thePassion the Cars the Legacy by R. Harman over 800 pages in 2-volumes (52_Cunningham) $349.95
American Racing of the 50's & 60's by Burnside; oversized 320 pgs. open wheel & sportscar racing. (60_123548AE) $39.95
Tricks of The Racing Trade by Phil Stiles (50_Trick_Race) $19.95
Racing with Mercedes by John Fitch 128 pages (57_32850) $19.95
Powered by Jaguar history of Jaguar powered sports racers including HWM Cooper Lister Tojiero and more by Doug Nye 208 pages (58_33150A) $49.95
BRM V16 How Britains auto maker built a Grand Prix car to beat the world hardcover by K. Ludvigsen (60_145113) $34.95
Formula Junior by J. Blunsden 160 pages hardcover history book for Jr. including such makes as Lotus Ford Stanguellini Fiat Foglietti Halson Gemini Cooper Jr. Elva Lola and more... (60_JuniorFormul) $89.95
Lola Elva Cooper History book in Japanese by Car Graphic Library (60_LolaElvaRace) $29.95
John Tojiero and his cars by G. Gauld (60_Tojiero) $39.95
Dan Gurney The Ultimate Racer by Karl Ludvigsen foreword by Sir Jack Brabham 208 hardbound pages (65_130026AE) $199.95
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