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Gilera road racers from Milan to the mountain by Raymond Ainscoe

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Published by Osprey in London .
Written in English


  • Gilera motorcycle -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementRaymond Ainscoe.
SeriesOsprey collector"s library
LC ClassificationsTL448.G5 A35 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2457134M
ISBN 100850456754
LC Control Number87160536

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