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RACEYEAR 1983, Hassall, David [Editor]
1 Hassall, David [Editor] RACEYEAR 1983
Mulgrave, Victoria Garry Sparke & Ass. 1984 0908081812 / 9780908081813 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
144pp., black cloth boards, gilt title to spine and front, colour & b/w action illustrations throughout. Pages clean, spine tight with minor cocking. Illustrated dustjacket has edgewear, closed tear top of spine, writing indentations. A review of Motor Sport for the year 1983. Contents include: 1983 Season in Review, Australia's World Title Aspirations, Alfredo Costanzo, Off Road Racing, Vern Schuppan, Cams' Gold Star, A.G.P., Hardie 1000, Le Man 24 Hour, European Season, Australian Sport's Car Championship, Australian Rally Championship, more. Book weight approx. 900g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. 
Price: 14.57 AUD
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TO HELL AND BACK: An Autobiography, Lauda, Niki, with Volker, Herbert
2 Lauda, Niki, with Volker, Herbert TO HELL AND BACK: An Autobiography
London Stanley Paul 1986 009164240x / 9780091642402 First Thus Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
208pp., unpaginated, colour and b/white halftone plate sections throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain red boards undamaged. A former owner's personalized (blind) franking stamp on title page, else textblock unmarked. Colour, pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. Originally published in the German, Verlag Orac, Vienna, 1985. This first English edition translated by E.J. Crockett. No-one is better placed to tell the story of the Formula One racing career of triple world champion Niki Lauda (b. 1949) than the man himself. Here, then are the stellar highs, and life-threatening lows (which included his fiery, life-disfiguring Nurburgring crash in 1976) in his own words . . . Contents include: Prelims., 17 chapters, Appendix, For the Record. Book weight approx. 455g. 
Price: 45.12 AUD
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BATHURST : Celebrating 75 Years of Racing at Mount Panorama, Lomas, Gordon and Klynsmith, Dirk
3 Lomas, Gordon and Klynsmith, Dirk BATHURST : Celebrating 75 Years of Racing at Mount Panorama
Melbourne, VIC, Australia Viking/Penguin 2013 0670075949 / 9780670075942 First Edition, First Impression Hardcover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
359pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and unmarked. Gloss-illustrated boards negligibly surface-scuffed only. From the publisher: " . . . a richly photographed account of the most heart-stopping wins, worst tragedies and biggest disputes in the remarkable history of Australian motor racing's holy grail. Renowned racing journalist Gordon Lomas captures it all from the perennial Holden and Ford rivalry, to the triumphs of legends such as Peter Brock, Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup, to the 75-year anniversary celebrations at Mount Panorama . . . " Contents include 27 chapters, commencing with 'More Than Just a Car Race' and closing with 'Tampering with Tradition'. Book weight approx. 1.58 KG. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 35.72 AUD
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PETER BROCK : Chronicling Peter's Racing Career Using His Scrapbook and Memorabilia  (Icons of Australian Sport), Rowe, Chris (Edited by)
4 Rowe, Chris (Edited by) PETER BROCK : Chronicling Peter's Racing Career Using His Scrapbook and Memorabilia (Icons of Australian Sport)
Faulconbridge, NSW, Australia HyperActive 2007 0980301513 / 9780980301519 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
288pp., b/white and colour illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain black boards lightly bumped on foot of spine. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edge-creased, tiny nick to head. A stand-alone title in the 'Icons of Australian Sport' series. From rear jacket panel: "No other driver in the history of Australian motor racing can challenge the record of Peter Brock who dominated the sport throughout the 70's, 80's and 90's. Focusing on his racing career, this book is a revealing history of the man crowned 'King of The Mountain'. Published for the first time are treasured photos from his family album, rare motor racing photographs together with his trophy collection. Throughout the book are comments by his brothers, Lewis, Neil and Phil Brock, plus Bob Jane, and chapter introductions by Ron Bentley, Colin Bond, Graeme 'Mort' Brown, John Harvey, Dick Johnson, Allan Moffat, Tom Pemberton, Larry Perkins, Jim Richards, Mark Skaife and Des West." Book weight approx. 2.19 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 32.90 AUD
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PETTER SOLBERG : 110 Per Cent, Solberg, Petter with Svardal, Geir
5 Solberg, Petter with Svardal, Geir PETTER SOLBERG : 110 Per Cent
Oslo, Norway Schibsted Forlagene 2005 8251622332 First English Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
284pp., candid and action illustrated colour-plates throughout, including endpapers, Book clean. Spine firm, slightly cocked. Colour, photographically-illustrated matt boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated (as boards) loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. Extremely scarce - first English translation by Grethe Haugoy and Harry Cleven. A YouTube video search will reveal the title of the book is appropriate : World champion rally driver, Norwegian Petter Solberg (b. 18 November, 1974) only knows one speed - flat out, giving 110 per cent . . . This is his story. Contents include: Prelims., numerous chapters, Epilogue, World Rally Championship, Statistics/Results, Refs. Additional: An A4 leaf of correspondence from a Solberg sponsor to the book recipient, folded to A5. Book weight approx. 1.05 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 173.90 AUD
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VILLENEUVE: My First Season in Formula 1, Villeneuve, Jacques, with Donaldson, Gerald
6 Villeneuve, Jacques, with Donaldson, Gerald VILLENEUVE: My First Season in Formula 1
London CollinsWillow 1996 0002187663 / 9780002187664 First Edition, First Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
221pp., plus (iii), illustrated throughout: colour-plate frontispiece, like colour plates, and race track layouts throughout. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over mildly bumped spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour, photographically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. "In this book Jacques Villeneuve relives all the drama, excitement and emotion of his first experiences as a driver at the pinnacle of motor sport . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 17 chapters, End of Season Report, Acks. Footnote: Included loose is a folded newspaper cutting dated 28 October, 1997, featuring Jacques Villeneuve as World Formula One champion. Book weight approx. 1.28 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 20.68 AUD
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