Have you ever seen a car with no wheels? Well you can in the DK Big Book of Cars! The selection of weird and wonderful cars in this amazing book will entrance any child. Their imagination will run riot as they marvel over some of the world's most bizarre and unusual cars - including a selection of James Bond's favourite vehicles, the fastest car in the world and the extraordinary slug car! The large format allows for stunning full-colour photographs of all types of cars. Each breathtaking spread is like a poster, with clear pictures showing the car, its interior, and any unusual features. In addition, a gatefold spread pulls out to reveal a stretch limousine in glorious close-up detail. The striking photographs are supported by lively, informative text to allow children a fuller understanding of how these cars work. With spectacular design and photography, and detailed and comprehensive information, the DK Big Book of Cars outshines any other on the subject.
Ulster King of Arms. Author of The Peerage and Baronetage; History of the Landed Gentry; Dormant And Extinct Peerage; Vicissitudes of Families; &c., &c. First published in 1842 and "most favourably received," it was vastly expanded and published anew in 1