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Bentley; The Vintage Years, 1919-1931
Michael Hay

Bentley;  The Vintage Years, 1919-1931
Bentley;  The Vintage Years, 1919-1931

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Fine in like dust jacket. DJ housed in protective sleeve.

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Detailed Information

Item No: B30309
ISBN: 0953244300
Publication date: 1997
Published by: H. M. Bentley & Partners.
Published location: London.
Edition: 2nd Edition
Illustrated: Fully illustrated.
Dimensions: 8vo.
Cover: Hard with Dust Jacket
About this title:

 "First published in 1986 this was acknowledged as the definitive work on the Vintage Bentley. Based on a comprehensive collection of over 500 photographs of coachbuilt Bentleys, this authoritative book also gives a full account of the racing history into the early 1930s. Each chapter gives a complete breakdown of chassis and model specifications, revised for this edition with information from the original Works Build Sheets. In The Tables, which form an integral and important part of the work, the author gives details of the cars when new and their subsequent history, where known. This information has been completely rewritten and updated for this new edition, with additional data on the cars when new and a wealth of data on the subsequent histories of individual cars. This information is fully cross-referenced , in a new section with information derived from periodicals nd other sources. Thus "Bentley - The Vintage Years" in its revised edition gives the reader the tools to research any given Bentley. This book remains without doubt the most comprehensive survey of the Vintage Bentley ever published.