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art and pastime of cycling

R. J. Mecredy

art and pastime of cycling

by R. J. Mecredy

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Published by Archibald Constable & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cycling -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    With a large number of illustrations showing historical and modern types of machines.

    Statementby R. J. Mecredy and A. J. Wilson.
    ContributionsWilson, A. J., Cyclist.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination231p. :
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20867139M

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      British author Chris Sidwell's latest book addresses an area that has been an empty shelf on my gargantuan bookshelf. We have books on famous races, famous riders, suffering amateurs, the training programs they suffer with, custom bicycles, vintage bicycles, components (yes, we have both the original and revised editions of “the Dancing Chain," a history of the derailleur) and even. If you know the book, let's grab a drink. If you've read the book, let's get married. Reading, writing, talking, waffling and pontificating on subjects I know a little or close to nothing about is a favourite pastime. Table tennis is getting rather dull as a solo game, however. Hit that ball back over the net. Put some spin on it. .

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