Book, Manuals and Literature


Book No. Year Title Price

HE010 1908-1915 EXCELSIOR AUTO CYCLE PARTS LISTS Covers all models from 1908 to 1915 inclusively. Lists parts and gives illustrations of each part. Also has Herz Magneto as used on 1909 - 1912 & Type U as used on 1914, Bosch Magneto parts common to types ZEV & ZEI, Advertising Novelties, Splitdorf Magneto-Dynamo parts of 1915, & Schebler Carburetor parts. Printed on glossy paper. 63 pages, 7 X 10 1/8 inches $20.00






HE020 1913 EXCELSIOR AUTO-CYCLE of 1913 Covers Models 7-B Twin 7 to 10 HP Spartan Flat Belt Drive, 7-C Twin 7 to 10 HP Chain Drive, 4-C Single 4 to 5 HP Chain Drive, & 4-B Single 4 to 5 HP Spartan Flat Belt Drive. Tells about the motorcycles and give specifications. Printed on glossy paper. 8 pages, 7 1/2 X 9 1/4 inches $12.00






HE030 1913 HENDERSON MOTORCYCLE of 1913 BROCHURE Gives “Details of Mechanical Construction”, right and lift side illustration and working drawing of the motor. Center page illustration with specifications. Printed on glossy paper. 12 pages, 7 1/8 X 9 1/8 inches $15.00






HE040 1914 INSTRUCTIONS for the CARE and OPERATION of the EXCELSIOR AUTO-CYCLE Cover 1914 Models. “In the following pages we have endeavored to give in a simple concise manner, such instructions and information as may be necessary for the satisfactory care and operation of the EXCELSIOR AUTO CYCLES.” It has over 25 headings. 16 pages, 4 1/4 X 6 inches $12.00






HE050 1914 EXCELSIOR AUTO-CYCLE of 1914 Covers models: 7-C Twin Chain Drive, 7-B Twin Belt Drive, 7-S.C. Twin Short Coupled, 4-T.S. Single Two Speed, 7 T.S Two Speed Chain Drive, 4-C Single Chain Drive, & 4-B Single Belt Drive. Gives specification for all bikes. Four pages of picture collages of early riders. Printed on glossy paper. 32 pages, 7 3/8 X 9 1/2 inches $25.00






HE060 1914 HENDERSON CATALOG of 1914 Tells about the different components of the Henderson Four. Nice right and left side illustration of the motor. Center page illustration of the bike with specifications. Printed on glossy paper. 13 pages, 7 X 9 inches $20.00






HE070 1916-1924 SUPER X EXCELSIOR PARTS LIST ALL MODELS Lists parts and gives illustrations for 61 cubic inch models. Gives list equipment on the motorcycle not manufactured by Henderson. Printed on glossy paper. 30 pages, 6 3/4 X 9 3/4 inches $25.00






HE075 1918 HENDERSON “FOUR” BROCHURE for 1918 Tells about the four-cylinder model H three speed. Nice center page illustration of the bike and good cut-away views of the motor and transmission. Two pages of detail specifications. 16 pages with a cardstock cover. 7 x 10 inches. $18.00






HE080 1918-1919 HENDERSON FOUR CYLINDER PARTS LISTS Models H & Z 1918 & Z-2 1919. Lists parts with some line drawings as illustrations. Includes section on Excelsior Sidecar for Excelsior and Henderson Motorcycles. Printed on glossy paper. 24 pages, 6 X 9 $20.00






HE090 1921-1927 INSTRUCTIONS for the CARE and OPERATION of the DE LUXE MODEL HENDERSON FOUR CYLINDER “Conscientious following of the instructions in this book will save time, trouble and expense.” Information on starting, running, and general maintenance. Some information on Model K and also Splitdorf Magneto. 48 pages printed on glossy paper with a card stock cover. 5 X 6 1/2 inches. $15.00






HE100 1921 ZENITH CARBURETOR Model T, Bulletin # 8, 1st Edition printed Nov. 1921. As used on the Henderson. Covers T-3, T-3 1/2, & T-4. The 1920 & 1921 K models used the T-3 1/2. The T-4 was used on the 1922 to 1928. Included is a page from Otis Spiker’s bulletin, Vol. 6 #2, in which he talks about this carburetor. 8 pages, 5 1/2 X 8 1/2 inches $8.00






HE110 1922 HENDERSON POSTER on 10X14 inch card stock. Shows the winners of the July 24 hour Endurance Run held in Southern California. The two leaders Freddie Ludlow and “Blick” Wolther are shown on their DeLuxe bikes. $10.00






HE120 1923-1927 HENDERSON FOUR CYLINDER PARTS LIST, “DELUXE MODEL” and SIDECARS Lists all parts with photos. 32 pages, 7 X 10n inches $20.00






HE130 1923-1927 HENDERSON FOUR CYLINDER DELUXE PARTS BOOK EXPLANATORY NOTICE A list with information about suppliers of equipment NOT manufactured by Henderson. This goes with Item # HE120 $4.00






HE140 1923-1927 HENDERSON FOUR CYLINDER PARTS LIST “DeLuxe Model” IN GERMAN Lists parts with photos. 32 pages, 7 X 10 inches $20.00






HE150 1924 EXCELSIOR TWIN 61 CU BROCHURE Tells about this motorcycle “conspicuous attributes” and gives specification for this model. Nice center page illustration of the Excelsior. Printed on glossy paper. 4 X 9 1/4 inch card stock cover with 12 pages that fold out to 7 5/8 X 9 1/4 inches. $15.00






HE160 1925-1926 INSTRUCTIONS for the CARE and OPERATION of the EXCELSIOR SUPER X1925-26. Tells about how to start, ride, engine care and trouble shooting. 24 pages printed on glossy paper with a card stock cover. 5 x 6 1/2 inches. $18.00






HE170 1925-1926 PARTS LIST SUPER EXCELSIOR MODEL1925-26. Illustrated parts list. Does NOT give parts for the magneto generator, battery, carburetor, horn, headlamp, ammeter or tail lamp. 28 pages printed on glossy paper with a card stock cover. 6 3/4 X 9 3/4 inches. $24.00






HE180 1927-1928 INSTRUCTIONS for the CARE and OPERATION of the SUPER X and SUPER SPORT MODELS 1927-28. Tells about how to start, ride, general maintenance and trouble shooting. 32 pages printed on glossy paper. 5 x 6 1/2 inches. $18.00






HE190 1925-1929 PARTS LIST EXCELSIOR MOTORCYCLE ALL MODELS 1925-29. Some parts are listed but not illustrated. 32 pages with a card stock cover. 7 x 9 3/4 inches. $30.00






HE200 1927 SUPER EXCELSIOR and HENDERSON MOTORCYCLE BROCHURE 1927. Tells about the New Super Sport Excelsior, Super Excelsior, and Henderson DeLuxe models. Gives new innovations, features, and specifications. 12 - 7 3/4 X 9 in. pages printed on glossy paper that fold into a 4 x 9 inch pamphlet. $18.00






HE210 1929 THE NEW STREAMLINE HENDERSON and SUPER X SALES BROCHURE 1929. Has nice illustrations of each bike, tells about new features and performance and gives specifications. Keep in mind that the DeLuxe in January 1929 was called the 1929 model. The KJ model was on board by March in 1929. 1 page printed on glossy paper. 16 X 18 inches that folds into a 4X 9 inch pamphlet. $10.00






HE220 1929 PARTS LIST HENDERSON FOUR CYLINDER STREAMLINE MODEL1929 Illustrated parts list. 24 pages printed on glossy paper. 7 X 10 inches. $20.00






HE230 1929 INSTRUCTIONS for the CARE and OPERATION of the HENDERSON STREAMLINE and DELUXE MODELS 1929 Illustrated parts list. 24 pages printed on glossy paper. 7 X 10 inches. $20.00