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Scootermania : a celebration of style and speed

Author: Josh Sims
Publisher: London : Conway, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From its origins on the Italian battlefields of the Second World War to movie roles as Audrey Hepburn's iconic transport in Roman Holiday and Sting's stylish companion in Quadrophenia and on through the current vintage revival, the classic Italian motor scooter is an enduring design classic from the twentieth century. With a host of stylish photographs of original advertisements as well as a myriad of rare  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Josh Sims
ISBN: 9781844862771 1844862771
OCLC Number: 919308311
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 172 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: History and design --
Scooter style --
from Hollywood to mod --
Let's go clubbing, let's go racing --
Twenty-first century toys.
Responsibility: Josh Sims.

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A stylish celebration of the scooter, a transport icon of the twentieth century.  Read more...

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