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ABC of the Motorcycle, Text and Illustration that Make the Mechanism and Operation of the Machine Clear to those… by W.J. Jackman - Hardcover - 1912 - from La Playa Books (SKU: 57386)

ABC of the Motorcycle, Text and Illustration that Make the Mechanism and Operation of the Machine Clear to those Directly or Indirectly Interested. A book for the Use of People who want the “SHOW HOW” Features

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ABC of the Motorcycle, Text and Illustration that Make the Mechanism and Operation of the Machine Clear to those Directly or Indirectly Interested. A book for the Use of People who want the “SHOW HOW” Features

by W.J. Jackman

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  • hardcover
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Used - near fine
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Chicago: Charles C. Thompson Co., 1912. Hardcover . Used - near fine. 12mo. 224 pp (+ 1 pg of ads, which is incorrectly numbered p. 223). The parts of a typical motorcycle of the time are described, and illustrated in black-and-white photos and etchings. Owner name and date stamped on each pastedown. Otherwise, a square, tight copy with unmarked text. Red cloth binding with fresh gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Covers light rubbed and faintly stained.

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Bookseller
La Playa Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
57386
Title
ABC of the Motorcycle, Text and Illustration that Make the Mechanism and Operation of the Machine Clear to those Directly or Indirectly Interested. A book for the Use of People who want the “SHOW HOW” Features
Author
W.J. Jackman
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - near fine
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Charles C. Thompson Co.
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date Published
1912
Pages
224
Size
ctavo
Keywords
motorcycles, BIBLIO-LIVE-1
Size
ctavo

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La Playa Books is a used, new and antiquarian brick and mortar shop located in San Diego, CA. We specialize in history, literature and the sciences. We've been open since 2016.

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tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]

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