The Vintage Years at Brooklands

By: Bayley, Joseph

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Red cloth with silver spine titles, 25.2 by 19.6 cm, vii 13 pp. (since only the text pages are numbered, the actual page count is 261), illus. The textblock droops a bit in the spine and has a light musty odor. The dust jacket has edge wear and chips, uneven sun fading on the front and rear panels, and two small holes in the back panel near the center of the spine panel. A photographic record from the “golden age” of motorcycle racing – the 1920s – at the Brooklands motor circuit in Surrey, England. This volume includes seventy riders and forty different makes of motorcycles, with each entry featuring a full-page image from the author’s collection accompanied by a description. Included are two Indians, six Harley-Davidsons, nine bikes equipped with sidecars, and, of course, all the great British machines. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: The Vintage Years at Brooklands

Author Name: Bayley, Joseph

Categories: Motorcycles,

Publisher: Norwich, England, Goose and Son Publishers: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good +

Jacket Condition: good

Seller ID: 1703