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The motor book, (Half title: The country handbooks. II. Ed

by H. Roberts) [Jan 01, 1903] Mecredy, R. J

Condition: Fair


Fair. First edition hardcover in green cloth, gilt titles and gilt pictorial of early automobile on front cover; no dust jacket; pages tight and unmarked; heavy damp-stain at top of front cover; front free endpaper is partially stuck to front pastedown endpaper; heavy damp-stains to the following pages: half-title, frontispiece, page v (Editor's Note), and page vi (Table of Contents); the photographic plates (which are printing on a glossy stock) show minor damp-stains along the top edge and the top part of the fore-edge, ranging in extent from 1/16 to 1/4-inch from the edge; light soil to covers; text pages have minor damp-wrinkling along same edges; minor darkening to backstrip; illustrated with 34 full-page photographic plates and numerous illustration in the text. A comprehensive early work on the construction, operation, care, and repair of the motor car; ship same or next day in bubblewrap; email confirmation; standard mail takes 4-14 days; expedited mail takes 2-5 days; international


  • Bookseller: Miriam Rose Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: k-a-21-aud
  • Title: The motor book, (Half title: The country handbooks. II. Ed
  • Author: H. Roberts) [Jan 01, 1903] Mecredy, R. J
  • Book condition: Used - Fair
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover

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