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Folio. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and gilt and white lettering to front with globe design. Marbled endpapers. 446pp. With colour frontis, b/w illustrations, and photographs. Some colour plates and a few mounted coloured plates. In very good condition. Spine slightly rubbed at edges with chips at ends, front hinge has slight split. Some small marks to covers. Very slight damage to a couple of pages inside. Colour plates clean and bright. Else a very clean and tight copy. History of transport in French. The authors describe various methods of transport from walking and horse, to the latest motor cars and bicycles. Some chapters cover some of the leading personalities including Benz, Daimler, Panhard, Bouton, Renault, Ford, etc. Stunning illustrations.
Title: Histoire de la Locomotion Terrestre. History of transport. La Locomotion Naturelle, L’Attelage - La Voiture, Le Cyclisme, La Locomotion Mecanique, L’Automobile.
Publisher: L’Illustration. 1936:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 64316
Keywords: BAUDRY De SAUNIER, CHARLES DOLLFUS, EDGAR De GEOFFREY, Histoire, Locomotion Terrestre, La Locomotion Naturelle, L’Attelage, La Voiture, Le Cyclisme, La Locomotion Mecanique, L’Automobile, 1936, History, transport, French language, Benz, Daimler, Panhard, Bouton, Renault, Ford, Stunning illustrations,