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THE ADVENTURES OF CHARLIE BATES
Edition: First printing in wrappers, issued simultaneously with a limited edition hardcover.
Santa Barbara: Capra Press, 1973. SIGNED first edition - A collection of 7 satiric stories with Charlie as a California Everyman and victim of vehicular disasters - whether it is citywide gridlock on the freeways, as in the first story, or car washers, parking towers or drive in burger stands. Designed and printed by Noel Young and Graham Mackintosh; illustrated with old prints and engravings. This copy has been SIGNED by the author and dated in 1997.
Condition: Near fine in glossy white wrappers.Book ID: 10523More details Price: $30.00
MOTOR GUIDE June 1957
Edition: First printing.
Washington, D.C.: Motor Publications Inc., 1957. First edition - Magazine on the world of automobiles. Cover article is tech tests on the pickups: . Ford has just come out with the Ranchero, but they were comparing the Ford F-100 to the Dodge 100 and the Chevy 3014. Also includes an article on how to get the most from your overdrive and 'speed on the beach' - stock cars at Daytona- and much more. Illustrated throughout with photographs and drawings, advertisments. 66 pp.
Condition: Near fine in glossy stapled wrappers.Book ID: 54955More details Price: $30.00
ECONOMY DRIVING HANDBOOK.
Edition: First edition, a slim pamphlet.
New York: Magnum Publications Inc., (1958). First edition - 1950s tips on how to save money on buying both new and used cars, on tires and on gasoline. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 64 pp.
Condition: Good overall in stapled wrappers - usual toning to the pages, light crease to lower corner.Book ID: 79972More details Price: $10.00
LUCILLE'S CAR CARE: Everything You Need to Know from Under the Hood-By America's Most Trusted Mechanic.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Hyperion, (1996). SIGNED hardcover first edition - SIGNED on the title page by Lucille Treganowan. Includes tips on buying a car. Illustrated with photographs, glossary, index. xi, 257 pp. ISBN: 0-786862017.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 74596More details Price: $21.50
HENRY FORD (Great American Series.)
Edition: First edition.
Petaluma, CA / San Francisco: Jabberwocky / AVC / Cassettes Classics, (1977.). First edition - Dramatization of the life of this innovative industrialist and automobile manufacturer. A title in the Great American Series. Includes a cassette tape and a stapled booklet with a brief introduction and a transcription of the tape. 18 pp. Other titles in this series also available.
Condition: Fine in stiff orange, blue and white covers with cassette tape.Book ID: 44054More details Price: $8.50