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Cadillac for 1949: the world’s most distinguished motor car. The standard of the World. [Dealer’s showroom brochure].

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Cadillac for 1949: the world’s most distinguished motor car. The standard of the World. [Dealer’s showroom brochure].

by [AUTOMOBILE -- CADILLAC]

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About This Item

[Detroit, MI Cadillac Motor Car Division of General Motors, Sept., 1948]. 4to. 9 x 9 in. [20 pp (unpaginated).], printed on colour-tinted paper stock. Colour-illustrated throughout. Colour-illustrated softcovers, gray & red, w/ colour Cadillac badge on front cover, small vignette illust. of stylish couple with their 1949 Cadillac (slight scuffing, very light shelfwear, very slight & faint tidemark to lower right corner), still VG- copy. First edition of this very scarce dealer’s brochure for the 1949 Cadillac Series 60 models which featured aircraft-inspired styling in the Post-World War II era, and the introduction of the new Cadillac OHV V-8, a 5.4 liter 331 cubic in. engine producing 160 horsepower. The stylish illustrations featuring well-dressed women tout the Cadillac-Fleetwood 60 Special, the Series 62 Convertible, Sedan and Club Coupe, and even the luxurious Series 75 7-passenger limousine perfect for post-War weddings. No copies located in Worldcat.

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Bookseller
Zephyr Used & Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
56925
Title
Cadillac for 1949: the world’s most distinguished motor car. The standard of the World. [Dealer’s showroom brochure].
Author
[AUTOMOBILE -- CADILLAC]
Book condition
Used
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Cadillac Motor Car Division of General Motors,
Place of Publication
[Detroit, MI
Date published
Sept., 1948].
Keywords
Automobile, Cadillac, Cadillacs, General Motors, Automobiles, Fisher Coach Building, Limousines, Transportation, Advertising, Cadillac OHV, Series 60, Series 61, Series 62, Series 75, Catalogues, Catalogue, Catalogs, Catalog

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All books are as described. All books can only be returned if not as described within 7 days and receive refund of original price, if the purchaser has TELEPHONED to (360) 695-7767 (email notification WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED, NO REFUND WILL BE ISSUED) and checked first, and if the book has been returned in condition shipped out (no exceptions). Misdescribed book returns shall receive full refunds and shipping Thank you. Zephyr Used & Rare Books, Kol Shaver, P.O. Box 55, Vancouver, WA 98666, USA. zephybook@gmail.com

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About Zephyr Used & Rare Books

We are an independent bookseller, established in 1994, who exhibit at numerous book fairs and antique shows throughout the year, including Christine Palmer Antique Expos in Portland, OR & Vancouver, WA, The Rose City Book & Paper Show in Portland, the Custer Antique Show in Spokane, the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair, the Sacramento Antiquarian Book Fair, the Pasadena Book & Paper Show, and others. We specialize in 19th-century imprints, Technical Books, History, Children's Literature, and much more. In addition we offer appraisals for insurance and tax purposes.

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