Custom Bicycles: A Passionate Pursuit
Images Publishing, 2009 - Design - 240 pages
Cycling has never lost its appeal. Alongside mass-produced models,the craftsmanship of bespoke bicycle makers has emerged to satisfy the passion of people who ride bikes as a means of daily transport, as a sport and for recreation.
This book by passionate cyclists Christine Elliott and David Jablonka is the product of a worldwide search for the most influential bikemakers on the planet. The result is a presentation of wonderful collection of expertly honed, human-powered machines, built by some of the best and most creative bicycle makers in the world. It highlights the range of techniques, materials, design elements and passion behind producing a custom-made bike by some of the best and most creative bicycle makers in the world. Its guaranteed to take you on the ride of your life.
Features a foreword by Phil Liggett, the voice of the legendary man behind the English-language broadcasts of the Tour de France.
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