The Competition Bicycle: The Craftsmanship of Speed

The Competition Bicycle: The Craftsmanship of Speed : A Photographic History

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This book features 34 of the most exquisitely crafted and iconic classic handbuilt models, beginning in the 19th century with the first racing highwheelers and Parisian newspaper carriers to the 'modern machines with carbon fibre disc wheels.'show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 168 pages
  • 248.92 x 302.26 x 27.94mm | 1,383.45g
  • Rizzoli International Publications
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 200 Colour and Black and White Photographs
  • 0847838412
  • 9780847838417
  • 207,808

About Jan Heine

Jan Heine is an avid cyclist and the editor of "Bicycle Quarterly," a magazine devoted to bicycle history and classic models. Jean-Pierre Praderes is a freelance photographer whose award-winning work has been featured in numerous magazines and books, including "The Golden Age of Handbuilt Bicycles "and" The Art of the Racing Motorcycle."show more