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Old Woodies, in association with Amazon.com, offers these books for your reading pleasure.  To order, click on the picture or title, then click 'add to shopping cart' - you can always remove it later. Thanks!

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The Ford Sportsman - Click to order

 

The Ford Sportsman
by Don Narus
Includes Mercury 1946-1948
Softcover, with 120+ pages and over 300 photos
Price: $22.95 plus $3.75 S&H

Chrysler's Classic Woodie - Click to order

 

Chrysler's Classic Woodie
by Don Narus
Covers the Town&Country sedans, hardtops, and wagons. 1941-1988
Softcover, with 120+ pages and over 300 photos
Price: $22.95 plus $3.75 S&H

Chrysler's Land Yacht - Click to order

 

Chrysler's Land Yacht
by Don Narus
Covers the Town and Country Convertible 1942-1986
Softcover, with 120+ pages and over 300 photos
Price: $22.95 plus $3.75 S&H

American Woodies - Click to order

 

American Woodys
by David Fetherston
Published 1998 by Thaxton Press
Hardback, 144 pages
List Price: $29.95
Our Price: $20.97
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Brightwork - Click to order

 

Brightwork
The Art of Finishing Wood
(Boats)
by Rebecca J. Wittman
Brightwork is a wonderful volume on wooden boats. But it is full of information that applies to woodie cars and trucks. It is a beautiful how-to book, with 59 lush four-color photographs that celebrate the incomparable look and texture of oiled, varnished, and bare wood surfaces on boats. Rebecca Wittman's meticulously thorough yet graceful and entertaining text details in 17 chapters how to achieve such stunning results. Chapter include Choosing Finishes; Stripping Old Finishes; Intermediate Prep Work; Oiling; The Varnishing Prelude; Varnishing; Maintaining and Repairing Varnish; Rescuing Teak Decks; Tools; and Materials.
Published 1990 by International Marine
Hardback, 182 pages
Out of Print--Limited Availability

 

Station Wagon - Click to order

 

Station Wagon  
A Tribute to America's Workaholic on Wheels

by Ron Kowalke
A survey of the American station wagon, many woodies, mostly black & white photos
Published 1998 by Krauss Publications
Paperback, 256 pages
Out of Print--Limited Availability

 

Station Wagons - Click to order

 

Station Wagons by Byron Olsen and Dan Lyons
A broad look at station wagons, from horse-drawn origins to the present day. Forty pages are devoted to wood-bodied wagons, with excellent pictures.
Published 2000 by Motorbooks International
Paperback, 128 pages
List Price: $19.95
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Wood Details - Click to order

 

Wood Details (Auto Focus) 
by Rob Leicester Wagner
A reverent examination of the artistic utilization of wood in classic cars.  This book ventures beyond the American woodie, and includes the 1933 Tulipwood Hispano-Suiza, a 1926 Rolls-Royce clad entirely in wood, Labourdette's skiffs and examples of fine woodworking in conventionally bodied vehicles.
Published 2000 by Friedman/Fairfax Publishers
Hardback, 96 pages
List Price: $18.50
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Woodies - Click to order

 

Woodies by Hans Halberstadt
Informative text, interviews with owners, 100+ gorgeous photographs.
Published 2000 by Friedman/Fairfax Publishers
Hardback, 120 pages
Value Priced at: $14.98
Availability: Usually ships within 2-3 days

 

Woodies 2001 Calendar - Click to order

 

Woodies 2001 Calendar Edited by Bob Barbour
Published by Brown Trout Publishers
Wall Calendar
Our Price: $11.99
Availability: Usually ships within 4-6 weeks

 

Woodys - Click to order

Woodys
by David Fetherston
Published 1995 by Motorbooks International, Wisconsin USA
Paperback, 128 pages
List Price: $21.95
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