The man, the Honda bike, the book. Mint condition unopened. Model is 1:43 scale, mounted on a polished wood plinth.
Book "Thunder From Down Under" by Mat Oxley
Approx 80 pages all colour. Sealed in plastic unopened
A beautifully produced and very comprehensive pictorial history of ferry services on Sydney harbour from the late 1800s to the latest catamarans Fred Hollows Catherine Hamlin and Victor Chang.
The book is divided into chapters dealing with destinations such as Manly Hunters Hill North Shore Neutral Bay Taronga Zoo etc with comprehensive captions and some text accompanying every photo.
Soft cover pub. 2017 Transit Australia Publishing
216 pages well over 500 photos all colour except for historic B%W
An impressive work of value to art, history and research
by Scott McGregor
A fun look at the toys boys play with such as Centurion tanks to a veteran car, a steam tug, and 30-clas steam loco to d/d bus to dragster to replica Wright Flyer, to Doble steam car to English Electric marine engine to Murray River steam paddler, etc.
Enough to satisfy every mechanically-minded reader