The Bicycle

£12.00
ITEM CODE: 25589
Take a nostalgic, two-wheeled meander along the byways of British cycling with a diverting visual miscellany. Illustrating cycling memorabilia with short captions, the book present...
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Take a nostalgic, two-wheeled meander along the byways of British cycling with a diverting visual miscellany. Illustrating cycling memorabilia with short captions, the book presents an eclectic mix. Includes everything from Edwardian advertisements; a quotation from Edward Thomas's 'In Pursuit of Spring', 1914; enamel Raleigh advertising signs; and a Cyclists' Touring Club pin badge; to a photograph of Thomas Hardy pictured with his Rover Cob in Dorset c.1899; 'Village Street' by Eric Ravilious, 1936; the iconic Pashley Delibike; 1970s cycling proficiency; plus postcards, touring guides and more. A trip down memory lane, ideal for any fan of the great names of British cycling.
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Hardback
19.5 x 13.5cm
96 pages
Illustrated throughout in colour and black-and-white
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