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3 vols. Hardback, Tall 8vo. 9 x 6.5 inches. Green cloth in ‘quarter-bound style,’ with gilt decorations to spine, and gilt line detailing to boards. Plain endpapers, speckled page edges. In very good conditions. With some rubbing to edges and corners of cloth, some minor soiling to boards of vol.1. Some darkening to endpapers, publishers slips to fronts “For subscription only.” Some minor foxing spots to title pages, else very clean and tight copies. 451 + 864 + 416pp. Illustrated with 12 full-page B&W photo plates of the various models & 1260 text illustrations. Originally published in Two Volumes, this later Special Edition has come to issue a Third Volume. Titles in vols 1 & 2 state only “804 Illustrations and 8 Full-Page plates” (instead of 1260 & 12 plates.)
Title: The Automobile. A Practical treatise on The Construction of Modern Motor Cars, Steam, Petrol, Electric and Petrol-Electric. Based on Lavergne’s “L’Automobile Sur Route.” Special Edition Enlarged, with 1260 Illustrations, 12 Full-Page Plates and an Addendum. In Three Volumes.
Publisher: London, Cassell & Co. 1905 Special Edition:
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