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Porter Press International Special Edition Collectors' Books

Collectors' Books

 

  • Superbly presented with leather-bound cover and slip-case
  • Limited Edition (please see the information on individual books for print run details)
  • Individually numbered

Also included in this Collectors' section are some of our 'standard' edition books which are in very short supply.

They will not be re-printed, so once they're gone - they're gone.

Buy your copy now whilst they are still available.

 

Ultimate E-type Book - Display of standard, de luxe & collectors' editions

Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The Autobiography

of 4 WPD

by Philip Porter

Limited to just 25 copies, this superb special edition comes in a Solander Box, bound in leather and cloth. The book is contained within a red cloth slip-case featuring a bonnet buckle style attachment which must be released to remove the book itself. Bound in grey leather and featuring silver gilt-edged pages and bevelled corners, the book also features metal plate reproductions of the car's two number plates - BUY 1 on the front and 4 WPD on the back.

 

Collectors' (signed) Edition

£1,200

NEW

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

Jaguar D-type - The Autobiography of XKD 504

by Philip Porter & Chas Parker

This superb book tells the story of one of the most historically interesting of all Jaguar
D-types – a car that has raced more than any other D-type.

Written by Philip Porter &

Chas Parker

de Luxe edition of Jaguar D-type - The Autobiography of XKD 504

Porsche 917 - The Autobiography of 917-023,

by Ian Wagstaff

Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The Autobiography

of 4 WPD

by Philip Porter

Limited to just 100 copies. Bound in grey leather with gilt edges, and cased in a red cloth slipcase. As a special touch, there is an embossed reproduction of the

number plates BUY 1 and

4 WPD, on the front and back covers.

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

The second title in our Great Cars series.  Its subject is the Porsche 917 that won Le Mans in 1970. Author Ian Wagstaff tells the epic story of that race, and the six other World Sports Car Championship events in which chassis 023 took part, and concludes that the car should never have won the 24 Hours.

 

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

The Autobiography of 2528. This fabulous ex-Fangio 250F has been owned by the Corner family for many years.

Maserati 250F

The Autobiography of 2528

by Ian Wagstaff

Shortlisted for the

RAC Book of the Year 2016

A very special de luxe edition of Ferrari 250 GTO, by Keith Bluemel.  This is a magnificent book on 4153 GT.

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

This magnificent book tells the story of a Ferrari 250 GTO with a particularly interesting and varied history.

Ferrari 250 GTO - The Autobiography of 4153 GT

by Keith Bluemel

Available now!

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

Ferrari 250 GT Short Wheelbase - The Autobiography of 2119 GT

by Doug Nye

This superb book tells the story of the finest example of a glorious breed of Ferrari, the 250 GT Short Wheelbase, which combined a great engine with a fine chassis and a beautiful body to become one of the most revered Ferraris.

Written by Doug Nye,with three chapters by Ross Brawn

Leather-bound edition of Ferrari 250 GT Short Wheelbase

NEW

This de luxe edition is
made to order

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

de Luxe edition of ERA R4D.  Copies of this edition are all signed by J. Mac Hulbert, Julian Bronson, Duncan Ricketts & Brian Fidler

This magnificent book tells the story of a uniquely historic example that has competed almost without a break for 80 years and achieved innumerable successes.

ERA R4D

The Autobiography of R4D

by J. Mac Hulbert

Ultimate E-type -

The Competition Cars

by Philip Porter

Collectors' Edition

£2,200

(£1,000 per copy to the Henry Surtees Foundation)

 

Limited to 25 copies

Martin Brundle Scrapbook

by Martin Brundle &
Philip Porter

Limited Edition, Leather-bound, Signed by Martin Brundle and Philip Porter.

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£95

Only 19 copies remaining!

Ultimate E-type -

The Competition Cars

by Philip Porter

De Luxe Edition:  limited to only 150, leather-bound with cloth slip-case.

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£290

de Luxe (signed) Edition:
£700
(set of three)

Le Mans Model Collection

1949 - 2009

(three-book set)

Limited edition, leather-bound with cloth slip-case. 
Signed by Derek Bell.

Stirling Moss Scrapbook

1955

by Stirling Moss & Philip Porter

Standard Edition (reprint)

£34.95

 

Standard Edition (reprint, signed)

Out of stock

 

Standard (1st) Edition

 £130

 

Standard (1st) Edition (signed)

£150

Only 7 copies in stock!

 

de Luxe Edition

SOLD OUT

Stirling Moss Scrapbook

1961

by Stirling Moss & Philip Porter

The stage was set for one of Stirling's most incredible seasons and this is the behind-the-scenes story told by his own scrapbooks, his albums, his recollections and no-holds-barred comments about the cars, the circuits, the crumpet and the other drivers.

 

Standard Edition

£59.95

 

Standard (signed) Edition

£74.95

Only 12 in stock!

Stirling Moss Scrapbook 1956-60

by Stirling Moss & Philip Porter

Released in celebration of his 80th birthday, this fourth book in the popular series follows Sir Stirling Moss through his most turbulent, demanding and, ultimately, successful racing years.

 

Standard Edition

£39.95

 

Standard (signed) Edition

£54.95

Only 9 in stock!

Stirling Moss Scrapbook

1929 – 1954

by Stirling Moss & Philip Porter

A fascinating delve into the personal scrapbooks and memories of Sir Stirling Moss, telling the story of his rise to motor racing greatness.

 

Standard Edition

£39.95

 

Standard (signed) Edition

£54.95

Stirling Moss Scrapbook

1956-60

by Stirling Moss &
Philip Porter

This book has a red leather cover and slip-case. This de Luxe edition is signed by Sir Stirling Moss & Philip Porter.

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£95

Porsche 911 Scrapbook: the

air-cooled cars

by Glen Smale

This book has a grey leather cover and slip-case. This de Luxe edition is signed by
Glen Smale and Derek Bell.

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£100

Only 5 copies remaining!

Stirling Moss Scrapbook

1929-54

by Stirling Moss & Philip Porter

This book has a black leather cover and slip-case. This de Luxe edition is signed by Sir Stirling Moss & Philip Porter.

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£95

Stirling Moss Scrapbook

1961

by Stirling Moss &
Philip Porter

This book has a navy blue leather cover and slip-case. This de Luxe edition is signed by Sir Stirling Moss & Philip Porter. Limited to 500 copies.

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£95

Jaguar Scrapbook

by Philip Porter

This book has a black leather cover and slip-case. This de Luxe edition is signed by Norman Dewis OBE (ex-Jaguar Test Driver) & Philip Porter (author).

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£59.95

Only 16 copies remaining!

Original Jaguar XK - The Restorer's Guide

by Philip Porter

Very Special de Luxe Edition: Leather-bound in finest goatskin by Trevor Lloyd of Ludlow, master book-binder and restorer, with cloth slip-case. Limited to only 100 numbered and signed copies.

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£275

Murray Walker Scrapbook

by Murray Walker &
Philip Porter

This book has a brown leather cover & slip-case. The de Luxe edition is signed by

Murray Walker &  Philip Porter.

(Only 20 remaining)

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£100

Stage Whispers: Douglas Wilmer, The Memoirs

by Douglas Wilmer &
Philip Porter

Special Edition features, fine-binding, limited to only 50 numbered copies, signed by the author.

 

de Luxe Edition

£45

Barry Cryer

Comedy Scrapbook

by Barry Cryer & Philip Porter

This book is packed full of material to amuse, fascinate and intrigue anyone with a sense of humour.

 

Standard Edition

£24.95

Jaguar E-type (2nd Edition) The Definitive History

by Philip Porter

New Foreword by
Sir Jackie Stewart.

Written to mark the 50th anniversary of the Jaguar
E-type, this is an all-new updated edition of a classic book that was first published in 1989 and remained in print for 20 years.

 

£95

Murray Walker Scrapbook

by Murray Walker & Philip Porter

Absolutely crammed with anecdotes and behind-the-scenes information from every stage of Walker’s extraordinary life and career. Featuring contributions from over 80 colleagues & friends including Nigel Mansell & Lewis Hamilton.

 

Standard (signed) Edition

£49.95

Graham Hill Scrapbook

by Philip Porter

This book has a maroon leather cover and slip-case. This de Luxe edition is signed by Damon Hill & Philip Porter.

 

de Luxe Edition

£75

Original Jaguar XK

by Philip Porter

Published in 1998.

 

Just 29 numbered, leather-bound books remaining. Last opportunity to buy at the published price of £99. Price will be going up shortly.

 

(signed): £99

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