Cycling Book of Maintenance (Temple Press, 1954) published in association with ‘Cycling’
Cycling Book of Maintenance
published in association with ‘Cycling’
Temple Press Limited, 3rd impression 1954 (of the third edition 1951)
A handbook on how to look after your bike. Illustrated with line drawings and a nice fold-out ‘blueprint’ style technical drawing as the frontispiece.
Card covers. pp [i-vi], 120, vii-xv (adverts), including b/w line drawings and a colour frontispiece. Size: 7.25 x 5 inches approx. (183mm x 123mm).
Covers lightly rubbed and worn to extremities; spine worn and very faded, some text just visible; dusty to rear panel. Owner’s inscription in ink to title page; pages age toned and a little dusty but generally throughout.
Overall, showing wear but remaining a reasonably nice, clean copy.