Portrait gallery of early automobiles

By: Hornung, Clarence Pearson

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Color Illustrations; 13 3/4 x 11 x 1 1/2; 113 pages; Hard coveri soblong shaped, has brown cloth with gold lettering on spine. Some bumping to corners. DJ has light rubbing, bumping and scuffing. Pages are clean and tight. 13 pages of text and 100 color plates, one per leaf. Very oversized/7#. A lifelong dedication to the graphic picturization of the transportation story that is uniquely America's culminates in this superb masterwork, based upon and completely utilizing the folio plates as they originally appeared in his deluxe portfolio called Gallery of the American Automobile. Accompanying each of the illustrations are authentic documentary notes and comments tracing the various developmental phases as well as personal accounts of the pioneer inventors.

Title: Portrait gallery of early automobiles

Author Name: Hornung, Clarence Pearson

Categories: American History, Antiques/collectibles, Business/Economics, Reference, Transportation/Vehicles/Machinery, Automotive: History, Automotive: Companies/Models,

Publisher: New York, H. N. Abrams: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 10061

Keywords: Automobiles; Antiques; Automotive History; Vintage Automobiles; Vintage Motorcars; Art; Transportation History; Automobile Design; Engineering;,