THE BIG JAGUAR Saloons

THE BIG JAGUAR Saloons
Mk VII, Mk VIII, Mk IX, Mk X, 420G

Update: Wednesday, 2008-01-02 - 15:14

Books

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Books with reports on Big Jaguar Saloons



Reports on BIG JAGUAR SALOONS you will mainly find in the Jaguar-specialist literature, on sale in bookshops or in the Internet. Older Jaguar-books, that are not available in bookshops, you may find on oldtimer fairs (e. g. Techno Classica, Essen) and on Jaguar-club meetings (e. g. JEC-meetings in the United Kingdom).


Heiner Stertkamp with BIG JAGS -editor

"BIG JAGS"= pointing out to passages or pictures mentioning BIG JAGUAR SALOONS.
"Obtaining"= pointing out to shops where the editor has found his new or used books. This information should not be misunderstood as a recommendation.
The book order in this list of Jaguar literature was made by year of edition (of books owned by the editor of this website).


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Order of books by year of edition:
 
2002 JAGUAR - FIFTY YEARS OF SPEED AND STYLE / Martin Buckley
2002 JAGUAR, The Classic Marque - Distinguishing Coachwork Features / Steve Kennedy
2001 Sir WILLIAM LYONS - THE OFFICIAL BIOGRAPHY / Phillip Porter & Paul Skilleter
2001 Typenkompass JAGUAR Personenwagen seit 1931 / Halwart Schrader
2001 The Jaguar File / Eric Dymock
2000 JAGUAR - Die komplette Chronik von 1922 bis heute / Heiner Stertkamp
1999 BEAULIEU ARCHIVES - JAGUAR IN PICTURES / Roy Bacon
1999 JAGUAR - Die komplette Markengeschichte / Halwart Schrader
1999 Shire Album 196 - THE JAGUAR / Andrew Whyte
1998 JAGUAR - AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY / John Collins
1998 JAGUAR COLLECTIBLES / Ian Cooling
1998 JAGUAR - The Enduring Legend / Nicky Wright
1997 Jaguar/Daimler - An Appreciation of Production / Robert Hughes
1997 Practical Jaguar Ownership / Martin Cross
1996 Jaguar / Michael L. Cook
1996 Jaguar - The Complete Works / Nigel Thorley
1996 JAGUAR - Werbung und Prospekte aus fünf Jahrzehnten / Halwart Schrader
1995 The Big Jaguars / Graham Robson
1994 Jaguar Mark VII to 420G / Nigel Thorley
1993 The Classic Jaguar Saloons / Chris Harvey
1993 Les Métamorphoses du JAGUAR / Roland Urban
1992 JAGUAR / Chris Harvey
1992 Mythos Jaguar / Bernart Viart / Xavier de Nombel
1991 Jaguar / Roger Hicks / Neil Sutherland
1991 Jaguar Limousinen / Bernart Viart
1991 JAGUAR SALOONS - GRACE, SPACE AND PACE / Chris Harvey
1990 JAGUAR - A TOUCH OF HISTORY / Nigel Thorley
1988 Jaguar Saloon Cars / Paul Skilleter/Andrew Whyte
1984 JAGUAR / Chris Harvey
1983 GENEVIEVE - A LOVE STORY / Harry Smedley
1977 THE JAGUAR TRADITION / Michael Frostick
1968 The Jaguar Companion / Kenneth Ullyett
1967 The JAGUAR STORY / Joseph H. Wherry
1961 JAGUAR - A BIOGRAPHY / Lord Montagu of Beaulieu
   
Books without date of edition:
 
Jaguar Gold Portfolio
Road Tests / diverse authors

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Book title JAGUAR
FIFTY YEARS OF SPEED AND STYLE
Jaguar Saloons
Author Martin Buckley
Publisher Haynes Publishing, Sparkford, Nr Yeovil,
Somerset BA22 7JJ, UK
ISBN 1-85960-872-2
Edition 2nd edition 2002 (first edition 1998)
Language English
BIG JAGS 16 colour pictures with short informations
Obtaining 2002, www.amazon.de


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Book title JAGUAR
The Classic Marque
Distinguishing Coachwork Features
Jaguar Saloons
Author Steve Kennedy
Publisher Golden Cat Publishing, LLC
601 16th Street, # C, #142
Golden, Colorado
USA 80401-1937
www.jaguarbooksite.com
ISBN 0-9720083-0-6
Edition 1st edition 2002
Language English
BIG JAGS Page 3: 12 Feb 57: Report on "Fire at Browns Lane" with detailed numbers of different BIG SALOON -types damaged or destroyed. Chapter VI: Mk VII, MkVIIM, MkVIII, and MK IX (27 colour pictures)
Chapter VIII: MK 10 and 420G Saloons (14 colour pictures)
Appendix A: Jaguar Colour & Upholstery Guides.
Very clear model guide with detailed desciption of distinguishing coachwork features. All pictures in good quality.
Recommended by Paul Skilleter (click title picture).
Obtaining 2003, Internet


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Book title Sir WILLIAM LYONS
THE OFFICIAL BIOGRAPHY
Jaguar Big Saloons
Authors Philip Porter & Paul Skilleter
Edition Haynes Publishing, Sparkford, Nr Yeovil,
Somerset BA22 7JJ, UK
ISBN 1-85960-840-X
Edition 1st edition September 2001
Language English
BIG JAGS Interesting background informations on the BIG JAGUAR SALOONS in several chapters.
Obtaining 2002, JDHT-Museum, Browns Lane, Allesley, Coventry, UK


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Book title Typenkompass JAGUAR
Personenwagen seit 1931
Typenkompass Jaguar
Author Halwart Schrader
Publisher Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany
ISBN 3-613-2106-4
Edition 1st edition 2001
Language German
BIG JAGS 4 b/w-pictures + 2 colour pictures, each with short informations
Obtaining 2002, Motorbuch Versand, Stuttgart, Germany


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Buchtitel The Jaguar File Sir William Lyons
Author Eric Dymock
Publisher Dove Publishing, Rothesay, Isle of Bute
ISBN 0-9354142-2-1
Edition 2001
Language English
BIG JAGS Jaguar model-catalogue with short reports and b/w- photos in
good quality.
p. 189: sympathy telegram of Queen Elisabeth to Sir William Lyons.
The big fire in February 1957 also destroyed several Mark VIII among the other Jaguars. photo p. 223.
Obtaining 2002, Buchhandlung Weede, Hanseviertel Hamburg, Germany


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Book title JAGUAR
Die komplette Chronik von 1922 bis heute
Jaguar Chronik
Author Heiner Stertkamp
Publisher Heel - Verlag, GmbH, Königswinter, Germany
ISBN 3-89365-884-X
Edition 2000
Language German
BIG JAGS Structured after technical point of view, short description of both
BIG SALOON series (chassis & monocoque) in the annex, high printing quality of pictures and drawings,
photo p. 107
Obtaining 2001, diverse book sellers, Hamburg, Germany


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Book title BEAULIEU ARCHIVES
JAGUAR
IN PICTURES
Big Saloon am Haken
Author Roy Bacon
Publisher Niton Publishing, Ventor, Isle of Wight
ISBN 1-85579-038-6
Edition 1999
Language English
BIG JAGS 24 historical b/w–photos with captions, photo p. 118
Obtaining 2001, www.amazon.de


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Book title JAGUAR
Die komplette Markengeschichte
Big Jaguar Saloons
Author Halwart Schrader
Publisher Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany
ISBN 3-613-01914-0
Edition 1999
Language German
BIG JAGS Short description of both BIG SALOON series (chassis & monocoque),
1 page per model with b/w-pictures in the typology-annex.
All in all showing good photo quality with 23 b/w- and 6 colourphotos
of BIG SALOONS.
Page 67: very beautiful colourphoto of Mark VII conversion Queen Mum.
Page 293: very beautiful picture of a 420G convertible.
Fault: Jaguar 420 and Jaguar 420G have been mixed
(see Model Guide), faulty words and captions on p. 67.
Obtaining 2001, Motorbuch Versand, Stuttgart, Germany


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Book title SHIRE ALBUM 196
THE JAGUAR

Big Jags
Author Andrew Whyte
Publisher Shire Publications, Cromwell House, Church Street, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire HP27 9AA, UK
ISBN without
Edition 1999
Language English
BIG JAGS 4 b/w-pictures, only with short informations (title photo)
Obtaining 2002, Park & Home-Ausstellung, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany


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Book title JAGUAR
- AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY -
The Golden Years
Author John Collins
Publisher Tiger Books International PLC, Twickenham, UK
ISBN 1-85501-973-6
Edition 1998
Language English
BIG JAGS Only one chapter: The Golden Years, short description, colour pictures,
photo p. 63
Obtaining 2001, www.amazon.de


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Book title JAGUAR COLLECTIBLES
Jaguar Collectibles
Author Ian Cooling
Publisher Bay View Books Ltd, Bideford, Devon, UK
ISBN 1-870979-94X
Edition 1998
Language English
BIG JAGS Prospects, books, magazines, brochures, scale models, mascots, badges, memorabilia
(see Collectibles)
Obtaining 2001, www.amazon.de


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Book title JAGUAR
The Enduring Legend
The Enduring Legend
Author Nicky Wright
Publisher Bramley Books, Quadrillion Publishing Ltd, Godalming, Surrey, UK
ISBN 1-85501-973-6
Edition 1998 (Copyright 1991)
Language English
BIG JAGS 23 big sized colour photos with captions and short description of magnificent BIG JAGUAR SALOONS from the USA, some folded
double-page pictures, photo p. 76
Obtaining 2001, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany


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Book title Jaguar/Daimler
An Appreciation of Production Models, 1960-1970
Große Jaguar Limousinen
Author Robert Hughes
Publisher BLANDFORD PRESS, Cassell Group, Wellington House, 125 Strand, London WC2R 0BB, UK
ISBN 0-7137-2713-6
Edition 1997
Language English
BIG JAGS 26 colour pictures with short informations
Obtaining used, 2002, www.amazon.com


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Book title Practical Jaguar Ownership
Big Saloon Comic
Author Martin Cross
Publisher MOTOR RACING PUBLICATIONS LTD, Pitlake, Croydon, UK
ISBN 1-899870-24-5
Edition 1997
Language English
BIG JAGS Chapter 3: Mk Vs, Mk VIs and their successors, humorous treatment
of the BIG JAG -desease, cartoons, collectibles, photo p. 30
Obtaining 2001, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany


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Book title Jaguar
Big Saloons
Author Michael L. Cook
Publisher MBI Publishing Company, 729 Prospect Avenue, Osceola, USA www.motorbooks.com
ISBN 0-7603-0169-7
Edition 1996
Language English
BIG JAGS The Jaguar theme from the US-view. 9 pages on BIG JAGUARS with b/w-pictures, photo p. 58
Obtaining www.amazon.com


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Book title Jaguar
The Complete Works

Große Jaguar Limousine
Author Nigel Thorley
Publisher MBI Publishing Company, 729 Prospect Avenue, Osceola, USA www.motorbooks.com
ISBN 1-870979-69-9
Edition 1996
Language English
BIG JAGS Eleven competent short overviews with high quality photos, some of them coloured, photo p. 52
Obtaining 2002, www.amazon.de


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Book title Schrader-Motorbuch-Chronik
JAGUAR
Werbung und Prospekte aus fünf Jahrzehnten
Motorbuch-Chronik Jaguar
Author Halwart Schrader
Publisher Schrader Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany
ISBN 3-613-87147-5
Edition 1st edition 1996
Language German
BIG JAGS Diverse colour pictures of advertising and brochures in high quality, unfortunately not complete
Obtaining 2002, Motorbuch Versand, Stuttgart, Germany


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Book title The Big Jaguars
3 1/2 litre to 420G
The Big Jaguars
Author Graham Robson
Publisher Crowood Press Ltd, Marlborough, Wiltshire, UK
ISBN 1-85223-922-0
Edition 1st edition 1995
Language English
BIG JAGS Comprehensive description of both BIG SALOON series (chassis & monocoque), many b/w-pictures, some very beautiful colour pictures, technical data, Queen Mother's BIG JAG in colour.
(beautiful title photo)
Obtaining 1997, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany


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Book title JAGUAR
Mark VII to 420G
THE COMPLETE COMPANION
Jaguar Mark VII bis 420 G
Author Nigel Thorley
Publisher Bay View Books Ltd, Bideford, Devon, UK
ISBN 1-870979-41-9
Edition 1st edition 1994,
(handsigned by Nigel Thorley 8/7/01)
Language English
BIG JAGS Comprehensive description of both BIG SALOON series (chassis & monocoque), many b/w-pictures, some very beautiful colour-pictures, clear structuring, colour shemes, purchase, restoration, helpful addresses, technical data, notices of technical changes and conversions during production, performance, consumption, production rates, specials, one-offs. Brilliant: Very helpful are the notices of the
"production changes" including the chassis-number of first car after change. All in all: A very recommendable book for BIG JAG –fans. Just the editors "BIG JAG -bible",
title photo
Obtaining 1997, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany


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Book title Les Métamorphoses du
JAGUAR

Classic Jaguar Saloons
Author Roland Urban
Publisher Editions ESKA, 27, rue Dunois – 75013 Paris, France
ISBN 2-86911-137-1
Edition 1st edition 1993
Language bilingual: French and English
BIG JAGS diverse special bodied cars basing on Jaguar big saloons: Beutler, Farina, Ghia Aigle, Graber, Pininfarina etc.
(with numerous b/w- and colour pictures)
Obtaining
(used)
10/2003 International Jaguar Spares Day, Stoneleigh/Coventry

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Book title A Collector's Guide
The Classic Jaguar Saloons

All Models 1950 to 1970
Classic Jaguar Saloons
Author Chris Harvey
Publisher Motor Racing Publications Limited, Croydon, UK
ISBN 0-900549-59-9
Edition 1993 (1st edition 1981)
Language English
BIG JAGS Page 6: photo of MkVII-assembly-line at Brown's Lane plant.
Chapter 2: 22 pages of Mk 7 to 9 with photos.
Chapter 4: Mk 10 and 420G together with S-Type and 420 in 1 chapter (causing mixtures?), short reports on sport activities and restoration,
all photos in b/w, title photo
Obtaining 2002, www.amazon.de


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Book title JAGUAR
Jaguar Big Saloons
Author Chris Harvey
Publisher Multimedia Books Limited
32-34 Gordon House Road, London NW5 1LP, UK
Unipart Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany
ISBN 3-8122-3021-6
Edition 1992
Language English
BIG JAGS 4 colour pictures + backpage (see picture), only short informations
Obtaining 2002, Autostadt Wolfsburg, Germany


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Book title MYTHOS JAGUAR
Jaguar Mark VII M
Author Bernart Viart, Xavier de Nombel
Publisher Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany
ISBN 3-613-01490-4
Edition 1st edition 1992
Language German
BIG JAGS Only one chapter: Mark VII M 1956, the Bentley – syndrom, short description, some high quality colour pictures, photo p. 104
Obtaining 2001, Techno Classica fair , Essen, Germany


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Book title JAGUAR
An Illustrated History of the World‘s Most Elegant Car
Große Jaguar Limousine
Author Roger Hicks / Neil Sutherland
Publisher 1989 Colour Library Books Ltd, Goldaming, Surrey, England
ISBN 0 86283 682 4
Edition 1991 Coombe Books
Language English
BIG JAGS 22 colour pictures of BIG JAGUAR SALOONS.
A wonderful Jaguar book for Ferrari fans: 44 pictures of red Jaguar XKE models as well as 30 further pictures of other red Jaguars
Obtaining 2003, Stoneleigh Spares Day


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Book title JAGUAR
Limousinen
Große Jaguar Limousine
Author Bernart Viart
Publisher Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany
ISBN 3-613-01275-8
Edition 2nd edition 1991
Language German
BIG JAGS Comprehensive description of both BIG SALOON series (chassis & monocoque), many b/w-pictures, some beautiful colour pictures, technical data, production rates, special colour photo section
Obtaining 1997, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany


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Book title JAGUAR SALOONS
GRACE, SPACE AND PACE
Große Jaguar Limousine
Author Chris Harvey
Publisher The Oxford Illustrated Press,
Haynes Publishing Group, Sparkford, Nr Yeovil,
Somerset BA22 7JJ, England
ISBN 0 946609 48 9
Edition 1991
Language English
BIG JAGS Mentioning of the JAGUAR BIG SALOONS in several chapters,
also sports events, many b/w-pictures, only few colour pictures,
Jaguar logbook
Obtaining 2003, Internet


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Book title Jaguar A TOUCH OF HISTORY
Complete model-by-model identification guide
Big Jags
Author Nigel Thorley
Publisher Kelsey Publishing Limited Kelsey House,
77 High Street Beckenham, Kent BR3 1AN, UK
ISBN 1-873098 022
Edition 1990
Language English
BIG JAGS Summery of useful informations (also for Big Saloons) from the
series "A TOUCH OF HISTORY" of "Jaguar enthusiast" magazine,
big sized b/w-pictures. Altogether 21 pages on BIG SALOONS.
Unfortunetely only bad copy quality.
Obtaining 2002, www.amazon.de


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Book title JAGUAR SALOON CARS Jaguar Saloon Cars
Author Paul Skilleter/Andrew Whyte
Publisher Haynes Publishing Group, Sparkford, Somerset, UK
ISBN 0-85429-596-8
Edition 2nd edition 1988 (1st edition 1980)
Language English
BIG JAGS Comprehensive description of both BIG SALOON series (chassis & monocoque), many b/w-pictures, only few colour pictures, reports
to sport activities, technical data, years and rates of production,
prices as new, photo p. 527
Obtaining
used, 2001, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany


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Book title GREAT MARQUES
JAGUAR
Große Jaguar Limousine
Author Chris Harvey
Publisher Octopus Books Ltd, London W1, UK
ISBN 0-7064-1687-2
Edition 4th edition 1984 (1st edition 1982)
Language English
BIG JAGS 9 colour pics with captions and short description, some folded
double-page pics, photo p. 26-27
Obtaining 2001, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany


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Book title GENEVIEVE
A LOVE STORY

Jaguar Mk 9
Author Harry Smedley
Publisher BOOK CLUB ASSOCIATES LONDON, UK
ISBN without
Edition 1983
Language English
BIG JAGS A wonderful story on a love without reservation of one posessed to
his Jaguar Mk IX, title photo
Obtaining
used, 2002, International Jaguar Spares Day, Stoneleigh, Coventry, UK


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Book title THE JAGUAR TRADITION
The Jaguar Tradition
Author Michael Frostick
Publisher DALTON WATSON LTD. 76 Wardour St,
London W1V 4AN
ISBN 0901564 177
Edition 1977 (1st edition 1973)
Language English
BIG JAGS chapter seven: Mk 7,8 and 9 > short portrait with div. b/w-pictures chapter nine: Mk10, 420G > short portrait with div. b/w-pictures
Obtaining
(antique)
10/2003 International Jaguar Spares Day, Stoneleigh/Coventry


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Book title The Jaguar Companion
Jaguar Companion
Author Kenneth Ullyett
Publisher STANLEY PAUL & Co. LTD, London, UK
ISBN without
Edition 5th Impression 1968 (first published 1959)
Language English
BIG JAGS Racing stories, experience of technical detail-development.
Chapter 9: E-type & 420G. Only few b/w-pictures.
Obtaining
antique, Antique book shops in the Internet


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Book title The JAGUAR STORY
Jaguar Big Sedans
Author Joseph H.Wherry
Publisher CHILTON BOOK COMPANY, Philadelphia, USA
ISBN without
Edition 1st edition 1967
Language English
BIG JAGS Chapter 6: THE BIG SEDANS
Chapter 7: THE SPORTS SEDANS
Obtaining
antique, Antique book shops in the Internet


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Book title JAGUAR
A BIOGRAPHY

Jaguar Biography
Author Lord Montagu of Beaulieu
Publisher Cassell & Company LTD, London, UK
ISBN without
Edition 1st edition 1961
Language English
BIG JAGS Photo of burnt down Mk 8 –wrecks
Annex: Jaguar competition successes 1934-60
Obtaining
antique, Antique book shops in the Internet


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Book title JAGUAR
Mk VII, Mk VIII, Mk IX, Mk X, 420G
Gold Portfolio
1950 -1970
Jaguar Gold Portfolio
Author diverse
Publisher Brooklands Book Distribution Ltd, Cobham,
Surrey, UK
ISBN 1-85520-0686
Edition ---
Language English
BIG JAGS Comprehensive collection of road tests from diverse automobile-magazines from UK and USA with many b/w-pictures, graphs & tables.
Title photo: Queen Mum's Mark VII
(compare Thorley "Companion" p. 80)
Obtaining 1997, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany


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Book title Road Tests
Service Data, Road Research Reports
Jaguar Mark IV-X
Jaguar Mark IV-X
Authors diverse
Publisher UNIQUE Motor Books, Hockley, England
ISBN 1-84155-147-3
Edition ---
Language English
BIG JAGS Compilation of 16 technical test reports on BIG JAGUARS from
different automobile magazines of the years 1952 to 1964.
Amusing: White Elephant, Mk VII – a very personal test report from Road & Track in 1963. Unfortunately only minor photo copier quality.
Obtaining 2002, JEC-Stand, Techno Classica fair, Essen, Germany

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