Text Books - Library Books


Images and information supplied by Igor Andronov.

The school library had many reference and fictional works, but also included useful recreational texts.
Here is a library copy of 'Tuning for Speed', something every schoolboy needed if they had a motorbike.
This copy was obviously well used. In fact the book dates from 1960 and was being replaced by a new edition...
enlightenment indeed by the librarians who saw the need to keep up to date with important technological improvements.

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Tuning for Speed, by Phil Irving:

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Inside, the return dates range from 17 Dec 1964 to 17 May 1965:

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Inside the back cover is the card that was kept in the library when the book was borrowed:

Click hereInside back cover.

Do you have any examples of CSTS library books? If so, images could be added to this page. Please contact Tim Ecott here.