Brown Fox Books
1090 Eugenia Pl. Suite 102, Carpinteria, CA 93013
phone 1.805.684.5951,
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Phil Hill: Yankee Champion The First American to
Win the Driving Championship of the World
by William F. Nolan
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From extensive taped interviews with the subject, William F. Nolan documents the extraordinary life and career of Phil Hill, from his days as a youngster driving his aunt’s Packard to his six-year stint as a driver for Enzo Ferrari. With the Ferrari team in 1961 Phil Hill became the first American to win the Grand Prix Driver’s Championship. This revised, expanded edition of the only book on Phil Hill goes on to cover Hill’s races with Carroll Shelby’s Cobra team, Ford’s GT40s, and Jim Hall’s Chaparrals.

NOTE: We no longer have perfect copies for sale, but only only slightly hurt books. A corner of the hardcover board is bent, but they are wrapped in a perfect dust jacket.

PHIL HILL: Yankee Champion. ISBN 1-888978-10-4, Hardcover,
6x9, 280 pages, including 48 pgs of photos, List Price US $39.50,
Only blemished copies are currently available S&H $4.00 USA Media Mail

Barney Oldfield:
The Life and Times of America’s Legendary Speed King
by William F. Nolan Buy Now
A fine new edition from Brown Fox Books of the only book ever devoted to Barney Oldfield, the man who got his start at the turn of the century racing Ford’s 999 and winning the Manufacturers’ Challenge Cup, at Grosse Pointe, Michigan, on October 25, 1902. June 2003 marked another milestone with the 100th anniversary of Barney Oldfield driving 999 to a record mile-a-minute run at the Indianapolis Fairgrounds dirt oval. Read more about this new, revised and expanded edition of “Barney Oldfield” by clicking on the yellow text.
BARNEY OLDFIELD, by William F. Nolan,
cloth hardcover: ISBN 1-888978-12-0, US $32.50
6x9, 232 pages, including 40 pgs of photos. Now Available.
Signed & numbered leather edition with color reproductions of paintings by Peter Helck. Only 250 produced. ISBN 1-888978-13-9, US $80.00, S&H $4.00 USA Media Mail. We have only a few copies of this special editition Buy Limited Edition

Red Wheels and White Sidewalls:
Confessions of an Allard Racer by Bill Pollack

NOT AVAIABLE AT THIS TIME, this is the an autobiography by the late BIll Pollack. The title comes from the famous Cadillac-powered Allard J2 that was raced to many wins by Bill Pollack, all while running on red wheels and white sidewall tires.
RED WHEELS and WHITE SIDEWALLS. ISBN 1-888978-14-7, Soft cover,
6x9, 224 pages, including 32 pgs of photos. $23.95 Plus $4.00 S&H.

The Stainless Steel Carrot:
An Auto Racing Odyssey—Revisited by Sylvia Wilkinson
The Revisited Edition of the classic motor racing book The Stainless Steel Carrot is now available. Author Sylvia Wilkinson added a new 45 page chapter catching up with many of the people who made the BRE team successful and the book compelling, including John Morton, the team’s number one driver, who went on to race professionally for another 35 years. Fully redesigned, the hardc0ver 6x9 inch book features about 165 images on text pages and in four color on coated signatures.
Hardcover 6x9 inch, 368 pgs with 32 pgs of coated paper featuring more
than 150 photos—many in color. ISBN 978-1-888978-15-5

To read more on our book our books click on the title text link or the book cover image:

The Stainless
Steel Carrot

Phil Hill

Barney Oldfield

Blemished Copies
We have only "hurt" copies of Phil Hill: Yankee Champion. These books are perfect except under the dust jacket the hard cover is blemished with a bent corner. The dust jackets are mint.

Buy a Blemished Phil Hill Book

We have a few copies of Barney Oldfield signed by William F. Nolan. No extra cost, just ask for one.

Brown Fox Books

Our Barney Oldfield title earned the Award Finalist label at the 7th Annual Independent Publisher Book Awards. The certificate in the category of Sports / Recreation books was presented at BookExpo America.