Down in the Sumps - with - Unbalanced Cranks - W.H. Charnock 1951 - By the Author, Sussex - First Editions The inimitable W.H. Charnock, the motoring man’s poet laureate.

On this grid are 51 poems to the joy and nostalgia of the motor vehicle, such as:
Combustio ad Infernum; Club Handicap - Silverstone; The Continental Boys; Bore Wise, Piston Foolish; Elegy For Cleaning Rags; Hill Climb, 1921; Bat Out of Hell; Salute to Bentley Drivers; S.T.D. and O.P.

An extremely rare and vintage duo in concours condition, harder to find than a brace of Blower Bentleys.
  Privately printed by the author from his home ‘The Grey House’, High Salvington, Worthing, Sussex.

Two volumes. pp. 39 [1]; 39 [1].
  Condition: Near fine, Sumps with slight browning to the spine and board edges, Cranks with slight fading to the spine, internally fine.   Ref: 102750   Price: HK$ 1,800