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3 Volumes. Tall hardback, 10 x 7.5 inches. In navy blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to spines and fronts, with blind-embossed paneled boards. In very good condition. Some rubbing to corners and ends of spines, some minor handling marks to boards, some rubbing to front of vol1. Some darkening to endpapers/annotated model page. Some handling marks to pages. Else a clean and tight set. 3 volumes. 247, 238 & 323pp. Illustrated with 233 full-page B&W plates, many figures within text, and 3 colour ‘models’ at frontispeices. Comprehensive guide to the motor cars of the mid 1920s. The authors give detailed guidance to the functioning of various types of engine and their maintenance. There is also help with running repairs, including a fault finding chart at front of Vol III. A fascinating look at the motor technology of the early 20th century.
Title: Modern Motor Cars. Their Construction, Maintenance, Management, Care, Driving, and Running Repairs. With a Special Section on Cycle Cars, Commercial Cars, and Motor Cycles.
Publisher: London, Caxton Publishing Company Limited, 1924 1st:
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Seller ID: 82587
Keywords: TRANSPORT::Motorcars ARTHUR W.JUDGE, Modern Motor Cars, Construction, Maintenance, Management, Care, Driving, Running Repairs, fault finding, motor technology, 1924, photographs, Transport, mechanics