Richards' Ultimate Bicycle Book
by Richard Ballantine and Richard Grant
A Dorling Kindersley Book, Reader's Digest, 1992, full page colour photographs and illustrations throughout, illustrated end-papers, hardcover with pictorial laminated boards, dustjacket, ISBN 0864382227
Near Fine Condition, book is in like new condition, dustjacket has minor edge and shelf wear, small repaired tear to front of dustjacket
'The most comprehensive illustrated bicycle book ever published, Richards' Ultimate Bicycle Book features over 700 specially commissioned photographs of state-of-the-art examples of the most popular forms of bicycle of today - and tomorrow.
The authors show you how to get the best from your bike and from your body, and give tips on training for competition. They advise you on what to wear for each discipline, from time-trialing to touring, and guide you through the vast range of bicycle accessories that are now available.
Practical as well as beautiful, also contains invaluable step-by-step information on bicycle maintenance, with professional tips on repairing a puncture, adjusting transmission, fine tuning, and cleaning and lubricating a bicycle.'