The Motor Car 1765 - 1914.
London: B.T. Batsford, 1960. First edition 256 pp., 8vo. Hardcover in dj. First edition. A complete history of the objects of Mr. Toad's favorite pastime from their shaky beginning in the mid-18th century to their aesthetic maturity reached by 1914. Illustrated w. 109 b&w photos & line drawings, specially prepared for the text by John Dunscombe. Very light bowing & shelfwear to boards. Light shaking to spine but binding very sturdy. Textblock clean & crisp. Light scuffing & wear to dj w/ price clipped to front flap. Very Good in Very Good DJ Hardcover (Item ID: 157709)