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image of Spike's Bike Books (series of three booklets): For Parents of Little Kids (under 9); For Medium Kids (9-12); For Big Kids (13-104)

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Sydney: Traffic Authority of NSW. Each booklet is 20 pages. Many b/w illustrations. Printed in red and black. Milligan adds his inimitable touch to the NSW Government's bicycle and road safety program in the 1980s.. Very Good.
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Sport is My Life

by Cerutty, Percy Wells

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Published
1966
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Stanley Paul, 1966. 180 pages. Many b/w photos. Appendix. Light foxing scattered throughout. Gift inscription on flyleaf. The price-clipped dustwrapper is lightly worn and foxed. *Includes a chapter entitled A Tribute to Russell Mockridge.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.
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Sport is My Life

by Cerutty, Percy Wells

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$84.79

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London: Stanley Paul, 1966. 180 pages. Many b/w photos. Appendix. The price-clipped dustwrapper is lightly worn. *Includes a chapter entitled A Tribute to Russell Mockridge.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good.
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Cycling 71. "International Cycle Sport" Review of the Year

by Henderson, N.G; and Duniecq, Jacques

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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Silsden: Kennedy Brothers, 1972. 21.7cm x 14.2cm booklet. 46 pages. Many b/w photos. Staple-bound pictorial paper wrappers. . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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By Bread Alone. The Autobiography of a Veteran Cyclist

by Old, Ernie

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Published
1950
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Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition
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$115.62

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Melbourne: Georgian House, 1950. 183 pages. Many b/w photos. Author's signature and previous owner's details on flyleaf. Pictorial card wrappers. Scarce. *"It is not only a grand story of amazing cycling exploits, but an absorbing tale of pioneer farming in Victoria's wheat country, a young man's account of his experiences in the South African War, and a family man's story… Read more
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By Bread Alone. The Autobiography of a Veteran Cyclist

by Old, Ernie

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$211.97

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Melbourne: Georgian House, 1950. 183 pages. Many b/w photos. Original green cloth with gilt titling on the spine. Endpapers lightly tanned. The dustwrapper is chipped and lightly worn. Scarce. *"It is not only a grand story of amazing cycling exploits, but an absorbing tale of pioneer farming in Victoria's wheat country, a young man's account of his experiences in the… Read more
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The Small Boy

by Small, Jim

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Published
2015
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780994174055
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$46.25

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Deniliquin: Baker Writing Services, 2015. 358 pages. Pictorial card wrappers. Scarce. *Jim Small was the Member for Murray in the NSW Parliament for 14 years. This is his life story from his childhood as a bank manager's son to his years in politics and community life, his retirement and his fundraising bicycle ride around Australia.. Signed by the Author. First… Read more
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By Bread Alone. The Autobiography of a Veteran Cyclist

by Old, Ernie

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$192.70

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Melbourne: Georgian House, 1950. 183 pages. Many b/w photos. Signed by the author in his usual style (Äutographed by Ernie Old for"...) on the flyleaf. Original green cloth with gilt titling on the spine. Slight damage to title page gutter. The price-clipped dustwrapper is chipped and worn and has several sticker repairs. Scarce. *"It is not only a grand story… Read more
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Australian Cycling in the Golden Days

by Grivell, H. ("Curly")

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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$150.31

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Unley, SA: Courier Press. Not dated (about 1952). 18.2cm x 11.5cm. 145 pages plus indices. Many b/w photos. Original pictorial papered boards (very slightly marked); cloth spine. Front hinge tender. Rare. *A wealth of information on great Australian and international cyclists from the 1890s to the early 1950s.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Pedals, Politics and People

by Opperman, Hubert

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909918095
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$423.94

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Sydney: Haldane Publishing, 1977. 511 pages. Many b/w photos. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Tape marks on front and rear endpapers. The dustwrapper is lightly worn. Scarce. * "Oppy" was Australia's most famous professional cyclist in the 1920s and 1930s when cycling was a major sport. Among his achievements were his records… Read more
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Bike! A Tribute to the World's Greatest Racing Bicycles

by Moore, Richard; and Benson, Daniel

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Published
2012
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780522861839
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$111.77

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Melbourne: The Miegunyah Press, 2012. Quarto. Pictorial endpapers. 352 pages. Profusely illustrated in colour and b/w. Appendices and index. Very slight shelfwear.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
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Pedals, Politics and People

by Opperman, Hubert

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Published
1977
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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9780909918095
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$423.94

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Sydney: Haldane Publishing, 1977. 511 pages. Many b/w photos. Not signed by the author (this title is almost always signed and inscribed by Opperman!). Very slight pale foxing on endpapers and on dustwrapper. Scarce. * "Oppy" was Australia's most famous professional cyclist in the 1920s and 1930s when cycling was a major sport. Among his achievements were his records… Read more
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Louison Bobet

by St. Pierre, Roger

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Silsden: Kennedy Brothers Not dated (about 1972). 21.7cm x 14.2cm booklet. 38 pages. Many b/w photos. Staple-bound pictorial paper wrappers. . Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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World Champions I Have Known

by De Latour, Rene

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
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Silsden: Kennedy Brothers, 1970. 21.7cm x 14.2cm booklet. 36 pages. Many b/w photos. Staple-bound pictorial paper wrappers. . Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Six of the Best

by Henderson, N.G

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Silsden: Kennedy Brothers Not dated (about 1970). 21.7cm x 14.2cm booklet. 36 pages. Colour centrefold and many b/w photos. Staple-bound pictorial paper wrappers.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Champion of Champions

by Wallace, Jim

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Silsden: Kennedy Brothers Not dated (about 1970). 21.7cm x 14.2cm booklet. 32 pages. Many b/w photos. Staple-bound pictorial paper wrappers. *This is a potted history of the great annual classic cycle race at Herne Hill Stadium on Good Friday -- the Champion of Champions International Sprint Race. . Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Cycling

by Garrett, Greg

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780758205315
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$23.12

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New York: Kensington Books, 2003. 261 pages. *A novel about the life and loves of a keen cyclist.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Riding to Jerusalem

by Selby, Bettina

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Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780283991981
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$25.44

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London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1985. 216 pages. Many colour photos. Appendices. The dustwrapper is price clipped.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Boston: The Wheelman Company, 1884. 25.3cm x 18cm. viii, 480 pages. Many b/w text illustrations and full-page steel engravings. Includes feature articles on cycling, tricycling and the League of American Wheelmen, as well as on fishing, canoeing, archery, yachting, etc. Original blind-stamped green cloth (lightly worn and marked) with decorated gilt titling on the upper board and spine.… Read more
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The Cyclists' Touring Club (C.T.C.) Gazette. A collection of 12 yearly Volumes

by Shipton, E. R. (editor), and Others

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Good
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$1,387.44

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London: Cyclists' Touring Club Quarto. An excellent broken run of this famous monthly magazine complete for the years 1896 (Volume XV), 1903, 1926 to 1929, and 1932 to 1937. Many b/w illustrations (by such artists as Frank Patterson), steel engravings and photos. Each of the 12 volumes is about 450 pages and includes an index. Original blind-stamped cloth (variously… Read more
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