Custom bicycles: a passionate pursuit

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Cycling has never lost its appeal. Alongside mass-produced models, the craftsmanship of handmade 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 custom bike makers on the planet. The result is a presentation of a wonderful collection of expertly honed, human-powered machines, built by some of the most creative bicycle makers in the world. It highlights the range of techniques, materials, design elements and passion behind producing a custom handmade bike. It's 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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subject_facet Bicycles, Bicycles -- Customizing, Bicycles -- Design and construction, Bicycles -- Pictorial works, Illustrated works, Skilled labor
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