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1 Dammann, George H. 90 Years of Ford : (Ninety Years of Ford, Revised Edition, 1993)
Osceola, Wisc: Crestline/Motorbooks International; 1993 0879386827 / 9780879386825 Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
608 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall heavy hardcover, dark blue buckram cloth, silver lettering and decor, main text in 2 columns, over 1400 b/w photos with extensive captions. ; Originally published 1970 as Illustrated History of Ford 1903-1970. This is Revised Edition, 1993, and covers . Ford Motor Company automobiles from 1903 to 1993, with a section on cars from 1896 to 1903.; Exterior does show a touch of shelfwear. No marks. Binding tight and square. ; Crestline Auto Books Series 
Price: 65.00 USD
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2 Dunham, Terry B., and Lawrence R. Gustin Buick, The, 5e : A Complete History (Signed) (Revised 5th Edition, 1997)
Kutztown, Pa: Automobile Quarterly Publishing Company; 1997 1881984028 / 9781881984023 Fifth Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
556 pages; Oblong 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Blue boards, blue endpapers, 2 indexes, 8 appendixes with specs from 1904 to 1997, main text in 2 columns, over 800 high-quality photos including many historic b/w and 115 in full color. Glossy throughout. ; Title page inscribed 'For Mike, Cathy and Nicholas with warmest wishes from an ole uncle' and SIGNED by author Larry Gustin and dated 9-20-99.; 5th revised edition, 1997, stated. Thick heavy book. ; Authored by Terry B. Durham and Lawrence R. Gustin. Edited by John A. Heilig. Book designed by Leslie Schoemaker. ; Jacket shows a touch of edgewear. No other marks or flaws apart from autograph. Scarce. ; Automobile Quarterly Library Series 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Elbert, J. L. Duesenberg : The Mightiest American Motor Car
Arcadia, Calif: Post Era Books; 1975 0911160493 / 9780911160499 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket Illustrated by Strother Mac Minn 
189 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, blue textured buckram, gold lettering and decor, 2 + 189 + 3 pages, indexes, appendixes, over 200 b/w photos, superb full-color glossy frontispiece. ; Copyright 1951. This is Revised 2nd ediiton, 1975. Post Books on spine, Post Era Books on title page, Post Motor Books on last page. ; Minor wear to tips. A few small spots to top edge. No other defects to book. Jacket is fragile with several chips and creases but all readable. ; Laid in: 1) color brochure, Indiana's Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum. 2) color brochure, Brooks Stevens Auto Museum. 3) The Longest Ride, by Ralph Stein, 1966, large 8 page leaflet with tour guide and color map of world's longest highway, from Texas to Panama. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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4 Georgano, Nick London Taxi, the :
Aylesbury, England: Shire Publications; 1985 0747804362 / 9780747804369 Softcover Near Fine 
32 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 32 glossy pages, text in 2 columns, color cover, 41 b/w photos with captions. ; Isbn 0852637721. Wonderful concise history of motorized taxis of London, from the early 1900s to 1985. Cover illustration shows a 1929 Morris Commercial International Taxi Cab. ; No defects. This item is from the collection of Peter Foss, former president, Model Car Collectors Association. ; Shire Albums Series; Vol. 150 
Price: 8.00 USD
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5 Hook, Patrick Customizing Your Harley-Davidson
San Diego, Calif: Thunder Bay Press; 1998 1571451366 / 9781571451361 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Simon Clay 
192 pages; Folio (12.25") 31 cm; Full-color pictorial boards, index, main text in 2 columns, over 200 stunning full-color photos ; Step-by-step guide showing how to customize frames, forks, wheels, engines, bodywork, exhausts, intakes, handlebars, much more. ; No defects to book. Jacket has a three small closed tears. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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6 Kimes, Beverly Rae, and Sue Ellen Johnson American Car Since 1775, The, 2e ) (2nd Edition, 1971) the Most Complete Survey of the American Automobile Ever Published
N. Y. : Automobile Quarterly/Kutztown Publishing Company; 1971 052505300X / 9780525053002 Second Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
504 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Large oblong hardcover, umber-brown cloth, tan endpapers, 504 pages, over 5000 medium to high-quality b/w photos, mostly historical, with captions. ; Edited by Beverly Rae Kimes and Sue Ellen Johnson, plus a host of researchers. Additional chapters by L. Scott Bailey, Hugo Pfau, Michael Sedgwick, more. ; Topics include: exhaustive data on earliest motor vehicles in US and Canada, list of 5000 marques produced, 165 cars planned but never produced, large section on trucks, chapter on early license tags and plates, list of automotive clubs, list of museums and major collections, more. ; This book is from the collection of Peter Foss, founder, Michigan Model Car Collectors. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. No marks. Lacks jacket. ; Automobile Quarterly Library Series 
Price: 11.00 USD
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7 Lintern, Mike Complete Guide to American Cars : 1966-1976
Wallington, England: Auto Media; 1976 0905395018 / 9780905395012 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Ken Stapleton 
224 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; Large softcover, 224 pages, tons of b/w photos showing every model from 22 American makes manufactured from 1966 to 1976 inclusive. Mainly passenger cars but also a few pickups, vans and concept cars. ; Written by Mike Lintern. Graphics by Ken Stapleton. 'By 1966 Detroit was lumbering out of an era of chrome and broke out into tyre-rippling muscle'. ; This item is from the collection of Peter H. Foss. ; Light wear. No marks but pages are very slightly yellowed from age. Binding tight and square. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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8 Livingston, Patrick, with Neal Shine Eight Steamboats : Sailing Through the Sixties
Detroit: Wayne State University Press; 2004 0814331750 / 9780814331750 First Edition Softcover Near Fine Signed by Author
328 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Green and black softcover, [xvi] + 306 pages, index, 53 b/w photos and illustrations, many giving floorplans and specs of ships. Half title inscribed and SIGNED by author. ; Foreword by Neal Shine. Colorful true account of life as a crewmember on passenger steamers and freighters of the Great Lakes during the 1960s. ; No defects. ; Laid in: color printout of publisher's webpage about this book, dated 2004. ; Great Lakes Books Series 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Miller, Ray >> V-Eight Affair, the : An Illustrated History of the Pre-War Ford V-8
Oceanside, Calif: Evergreen Press; 1973 0913056022 / 9780913056028 Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Glenn Embree 
303 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; Tall hardcover, brown buckram cloth, 303 pages, tons of lists and stats, nearly 1000 b/w photos and facsimiles, 13 photos in full color. ; Copyright 1972. This is 2nd printing, November, 1973. ; Topics include: Ford V-8s of 1932 to 1942. Hub caps. Fuel pumps. Generators. Carburetors. Dashboards. More. ; No defects to book. Jacket shows light edgewear, three small closed tears. ; Items laid in: 1) amusing page of automobile slang, no date. 2) original brochure for Lincoln Continental, 16 glossy pages, 21 color photos, 1970. ; Ford Road Series; Vol. 3 
Price: 16.00 USD
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10 Sagle, Lawrence W., with Alvin F. Staufer >> B&O Power : Steam, Diesel and Electric Power of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, 1829-1964
Carrollton, Ohio: Alvin F. Staufer; 1964 0944513069 / 9780944513064 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
351 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, black cloth, 351 glossy pages, main text in 2 columns, endnotes, about 500 historical b/w photos, diagrams and illustrations. Includes plenty of specs on specific locomotives. ; Book shows shelfwear, light foxing here and there. Jacket is heavily worn, spotted, scarred, chipped, but all readable. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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11 Schramm, Jack E., and William H. Henning >> Detroit's Street Railways, Volume 1 : City Lines, 1863-1922
Chicago: Central Electric Railfans Association; 1978 0915348179 / 9780915348176 Hardcover Poor in Poor dust jacket 
192 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Hardcover, 192 pages, about 600 historical b/w photos with detailed captions. ; Published by CERA, Central Electric Railfans Association. ; We have graded this item Poor. Jacket severely damaged, spotted, rubbed, discolored, and front panel plastered to book. Book is almost entirely clean but front board and front endpaper are a mess. Binding tight. Everything (apart from jacket front) readable. Sold as is. ; CERA Bulletin Series; Vol. 117 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 Thompson, Mark L. Steamboats and Sailors of the Great Lakes
Detroit: Wayne State University Press; 1991 0814323596 / 9780814323595 Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
232 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Blue cloth. Tons of historical b/w photos. ; 'Traces the evolution of the Great Lakes shipping industry over three centuries'. ; Book and jacket are pristine and As New, still in riginal shrinkwrap. ; Great Lakes Books Series 
Price: 16.00 USD
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13 White, John H. Jr. American Railroad Passenger Car, The, Complete in 2 Volumes : Part 1, Part 2 (Part I, Part II)
Baltimore, Md: Johns Hopkins University Press; 1985 0801827434 / 9780801827433 Softcover Near Fine 
690 pages; Folio (12.5") 32 cm; LARGE 2 VOLUME SET. Stiff gray illustrated covers, index, bibliography, endnotes, 100s of high quality b/w photos, floorplans, side elevations, line diagrams, tables, etc, with captions. ; Softcover reprint of 1978 original. This edition 1985. ; A touch of wear only. No marks. Bindings tight and square. ; Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology Series 
Price: 18.00 USD
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14 White, Roger B. Home on the Road : The Motor Home in America
Washington, D. C. : Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press; 2000 1560988924 / 9781560988922 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
220 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, pale gray cloth over spine, pale blue boards, [xii] + 220 pages, index, brief bibliography, endnotes, about 30 high-quality b/w photos with captions. ; Scholarly history. Much info on early home-build motor homes. ; Jacket shows a touch of edgewear. No marks, no tears, no creases. ; Laid in: 1) Christie's auction catalog from 2000, small format, 8 pages plus covers, featuring diecast models of trucks, vans, and the famous VW Microbus. 2) American Automobile Club metal bookmark in original blue sleeve. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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