THE BOOK OF THE STANDARD (Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd., 6s. net) is an attractive volume of great interest to motorists in general and to owners of Standard cars in particular. Written in simple and non-technical language the book gives all the necessary information required to enable the owner to keep his car running with the maximum of satisfaction at the minimum of trouble in upkeep and the lowest possible maintenance costs.
In addition to the advice concerning Standard cars, there are sections dealing with the essentials of touring, the rules and courtesies of the road, and the broad principles of motoring law. Every adjustment for the car is clearly described and by the aid of numerous and excellent illustrations the reader can follow all the points described with ease.
THE Boox OF THE AUSTIN TWELVE. (Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd., 5s. net.) This useful guide for Austin owner-drivers treats with all matters relating to the popular Austin model and, like the volume mentioned above, contains a mass of useful information for motorists generally. The author has succeeded in conveying a large amount of technical information in a very readable style and the work will appeal equally to novices and experts. The illustrations comprise photographs, diagrams and humorous sketches by H. M. iBateman, special articles being included by the Editor of MOTOR SPORT.
THE BOOK OF THE TRIUMPH. (Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons. Ltd., 2S. net.) The advice and information contained in this book is in the nature of a general treatise on the whole subject of Motor Cycling, but with special reference to the equipment, maintenance, running repairs and overhaul of the various Triumph models. All Triumph owners will find the volume of the greatest assistance in obtaining the best, result from their machines.
THE BOOK OF THE DOUGLAS. (Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd., 2S. net.) The Booklet of the Douglas is a complete guide for owners and prospective purchasers of Douglas Motor Cycles, and deals with every phase of the subject and includes well written chapters on Driving, Touring, Legal Matters, Insurance, Tracing Faults and Overhauling.