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The Modern World Book of Motors - Laurence H. Cade

Sampson Low, Undated , Hardback.
Condition: Good - in Poor DJ. DJ faded and edgeworn with notable loss at head and tail of the spine and lower margin of both panels. Gently bruised at head & tail of spine and corners. Light offset to the endpapers. Text more than acceptable.

Circa 1950. This book tells its fascinating history, from the early days of the duffle-coated pioneers at the wheel of a 6 HP Lanchester in 1896 right up to the present day’s dashing young motorist in his 130 m.p.h. Jaguar sports car. The whole is linked with profuse illustrations — there are over 400 black and white and four colour plates. In the Modern World series.

Size: 10¾" x 8¼". 160 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.