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W. O. An Autobiography

£24.99

Product description

First edition 1958, uncommon. Green cloth hard covers with silver titles on the spine, silver Bentley wings on the front. The spine is lightly mottled and faded with bumping at the base, and it has a slight lean forwards. Small owner name on the front pastedown but no other inscriptions or marking in the text; binding is tight. Illustrated with 19 black & white photographs including a frontispiece of the author. Walter Owen Bentley was an English engineer who designed engines for cars and aircraft, raced cars and motorcycles, and founded Bentley Motors Limited in Cricklewood near London. He was known as "W. O." without any need to add the word Bentley. The Bentley marque continues to be one of the most prestigious on the market.

Item details

Added value:
First edition. Fascinating autobiography
Author(s):
Bentley, W O
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1958
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
223
Publisher:
Hutchinson

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About this item

First edition 1958, uncommon. Green cloth hard covers with silver titles on the spine, silver Bentley wings on the front. The spine is lightly mottled and faded with bumping at the base, and it has a slight lean forwards. Small owner name on the front pastedown but no other inscriptions or marking in the text; binding is tight. Illustrated with 19 black & white photographs including a frontispiece of the author. Walter Owen Bentley was an English engineer who designed engines for cars and aircraft, raced cars and motorcycles, and founded Bentley Motors Limited in Cricklewood near London. He was known as "W. O." without any need to add the word Bentley. The Bentley marque continues to be one of the most prestigious on the market.

Added value:
First edition. Fascinating autobiography
Author(s):
Bentley, W O
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1958
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
223
Publisher:
Hutchinson

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