Russell Hayes, author of The Aston Martin V8: 1969-2000, gives the inside story on the book: “With only a few published each year, a Palawan Press book is a rare thing. And in may 2017 I had the honour and the challenge to be asked by founder Simon Draper to write a history of … Continued
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We are very pleased to announce that our latest publication, The Aston Martin V8: 1969 – 2000, has been selected by Classic & Sports Car magazine as their April 2020 ‘Book of the Month’! Here is an extract from the review, written by Greg MacLeman : “Hayes has created a thorough work that is informative and … Continued
As the first 200 copies of The Aston Martin V8 – Quarter Leather edition have now sold out, the price has gone up to £750 and the Register discount code is no longer applicable. If you haven’t yet purchased a copy of the book, you can find all the information about the available editions here.
We are pleased to announce that our initial goal has been reached and surpassed: over 180 copies of The Aston Martin V8, Quarter Leather Edition, sold out. Over Christmas, we also decided to increase the number of copies sold at the £600 price point, from 150 to 200. After that, the price will go up … Continued
We are very pleased to announce that our latest publication, The Aston Martin V8: 1969 – 2000, has been selected by Octane Magazine as their January 2020 ‘Book of the Month’. Here is an extract from the review, written by Deputy Editor Mark Dixon: “As serial Aston Martin owner Rowan Atkinson writes in the foreword to … Continued
We are pleased to announce that The Aston Martin V8: 1969 – 2000 and The Aston Martin V8 Register are now in stock and ready for shipping. Available in three limited and luxury hand-bound editions, the book is an exhaustively researched monograph by prize-winning author Russell Hayes, covering the most fascinating period of Aston Martin’s … Continued
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We are delighted and proud to announce that The Bristol Aeroplane Company Car Division by Bristol Owners Heritage Trust won Publication of the Year at the prestigious 2019 Historic Motoring Awards. The Bristol Aeroplane Company Car Division was selected by the experts at Octane magazine from a number of submissions and it was one of eight … Continued
Our newest book, The Bristol Aeroplane Company Car Division, has been nominated for Publication of the Year at the Historic Motoring Awards 2019. The Bristol Aeroplane Company Car Division was selected by the experts at Octane magazine from a number of submissions. Our book is one of eight finalists, with fellow nominees covering topics ranging from car … Continued
We have just released four posters, originally produced in conjunction with some of our earliest publications. Featuring original artwork or photography, each poster celebrates some of our most popular books. Four motoring book posters are available: The Aston Martin Compleat Car, The Aston Martin DB3S Sports Car (pictured), and A Private Car: An Account of the Bristol. … Continued
Our 2018/2019 brochure is now out and should be landing on your doormat very soon. The brochure features a short update about what we at Palawan have been upto this year, along with details of all our available books. There’s even a sneak peak at our next title. If you would like a free copy … Continued
If you didn’t manage to get a copy of our Jaguar D-Type book before it sold out then now is your final chance to get a copy! We have thirteen hors de commerce books which are now available to purchase. These hors de commerce copies were reserved for promotional purposes but never used. They are numbered HC 18 – … Continued
You can now follow us on Instagram @palawan_press for behind the scenes photos of Palawan Press publications. See sneak peeks of the printing process and first looks at our new books.
We recently paid a visit to one of our bookbinders based here in the UK to catch them in action as they studiously crafted the latest edition to our collection, The Bristol Aeroplane Company Car Division. Each copy is bound meticulously by hand in their workshop, equipped with delicately lined casing and foil blocking. In … Continued
It feels only fitting that our books, each made meticulously by hand, are given a stage to shine – so we are pleased to announce, and welcome you to, our new website. We hope the contemporary style and simple navigation will help you easily explore and buy from our range of collectable publications. As well … Continued