Articles tagged Hodder & Stoughton Ltd.

Page 59 of July 1966 archive issue thumbnail Page 59, July 1966

Book Reviews

"Father's First Car," by Hugh Tracey. 85 pp. 6 3/4 in. x 4 1/4 in. (Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd., 68-74, Carter Lane, London, E.C.4. 10s.) Rather superficial, indeed, a bit expensive, there is nevertheless charm about this brief, non-technical account of the struggles of a country doctor to keep himself mobile in a twin-cylinder 10/12-h.p. Peugeot, later supplemented by a 8-h.p. Peugeot bought...

Page 44 of December 1976 archive issue thumbnail Page 44, December 1976

Books for Christmas

"The World Water Speed Record" by Leo Villa and Kevin Desmond. 206 pp. 8 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in. (B. T. Batsford Ltd., 4, Fitzhardinge Street, London, W1H OAH. £4.75.) This is a most acceptable book, because it covers ground that is entirely new. It is high time the World's Water Speed Record was fully documented and this Kevin Desmond has now done most thoroughly, with extracts from earlier books...

Page 17 of December 1966 archive issue thumbnail Page 17, December 1966

Books for Christmas

BOOKS FOR CHRISTMAS "Motor Road Tests, 1966 Series." 130 p.., soft covers, 11 3/5 in. x 8 1/3 in. (Temple Press Books Ltd. George Newnes Ltd., Tower House, Southampton Street, London, W.C.2. 31s.) At this time of the year, welcome as a Christmas gift, comes this annual containing reprints of road-tests published by Motor between July 24th, 1965, and July 9th of this year. The cars covered range...

Page 13 of September 1945 archive issue thumbnail Page 13, September 1945


New Models This is a most interesting period from the viewpoint of new models, although many that are announced cannot yet be bought, even with a permit. Lagonda, Ltd., intend to concentrate on a 2 1/2-litre car. Via the Bugatti Owners' Club we learn that Ettore Bugatti now intends to market four models. The first is to be a supercharged 1 1/2-litre job with 2- and 4-seater coachwork, offering...


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