The Veteran-Cycle Club has added to its reprint collection of British Lightweight catalogues. These are high-quality scans, spiral-bound, in black and white with a color cover. Each chapter includes an introduction by the club's "Marque Enthusiast," who gives a brief history and production numbers.
Vol. 1 was published a while ago and includes catalogues from Bates, Carlton, Claud Butler, Ephgrave, Gillot, Hetchin's, Hobbs of Barbican, Holdsworth, Paris Cycles, Raleigh, Rotrax and P T Stallard. (108 pages)
Vol. 2 is brand-new, and includes catalogues from Baines (Flying Gate), Carpenter, Granby, Harrison, Higgings, Macleans Featherweight Cycles, Mercian, Paragon, Mal Ress, Saxon, E. Stephens and Viking. (142 pages)
For more information, check out
Jan Heine Editor Bicycle Quarterly 140 Lakeside Ave #C Seattle WA 98122 http://www.bikequarterly.com --