Detroit: Chevrolet Motor Division, General Motors Corporation, 1953. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, grey with blue print; Cover is stained with stray pencil marks and smudging, creasing, edgewear; Text block has owner stamp on title page and inside rear cover, else clean and tight; various paging, illustrated (some color).
Detroit, Michigan: General Motors Corporation, 1959. 2nd Edition. Quarto; G/paperback; Sun faded brick red spine with beige text; covers have some rubbing wear to exterior and edges, previous owner's sticker to front, light age toning to exterior edges; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name, slight writing to first page, interior clean;.
Detroit: General Motors Corporation, n.d. third edition. Pamphlet; G+/no-DJ paperback; covers show slight wear, such as sticker residue & small smudges on front; exterior has slightly rubbed edges; panels are securely intact; text block has light wear along exterior edges; text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 52.
Philadelphia: Chilton Book Company, 1972. Second. Octavo: G+/no-DJ wraps: Purple spine with white text: Covers have shelfwear and fraying along the edges as well as some scuffing on covers, spine is creased and worn, original price is blacked out with marker on upper back cover: Textblock has darkened with age but pages are clean and free from markings, highlighting, tears and folds: 212 pp.
Ramsey: The Model Craftsman Publishing Company, 1944. Small Quarto; G-/no-DJ paperback; red spine w/o text; this book only; covers have slightly sunned & moderately rubbed exterior; tape mends along spine; head spine edge has tear; small dings & frays along edges w/ intact panels; text block has bent & split tail fore edge; text pages are lightly age toned w/ light soiling on first & last few pages; exterior edges of block has darkened slightly; pages are intact; pp 72.
Hopewell, New Jersey: PTJ Publishing, Inc., 1975. Large octavo; pp 64; VG-/no-DJ paperback; green scenic spine without text; covers have light wear to panels, slight sun-faded tone to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows light age toning to exterior edge, light browning to head edge of first and last few pages;.
Wichita: Commercial Product Support, Beech Aircraft Corporation, 1983. 12mo; VG-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with blue & black text; exterior is plastic w/ covering 6-ring binding; panels lightly rubbed but are otherwise intact & strong; text pages show slight wear around edges; some highlighting towards center of text; pages are intact w/o defect.
Albany, NY: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford, State Printers, 1896. 8vo., 1024 pp., VG-; black cloth boards, copper lettering to spine; overall wear to boards with scattered superficial material loss, bumping to corners; starting hinge between title page and p. 3, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; bumping to head and tail of spine, cloth torn to back towards head, lettering faded yet legible, "VOL. 1 / 1896" stated to tail; age-toning/foxing to text-block, creasing to bottom corners of pp. 41-171 visible from text-block; mild age-toning and scattered foxing/other minor imperfections to interior, text clear and legible; though header of report to p. 3 states State of New York Assembly "No. 53" in session Feb. 11, 1896, no other page other than p. 7 does it also state "No. 53," all other pages state "No. 98"; lacks VOL. 2: text to p. 1024 ends abruptly, pagination likely continuous between the two vols.; shelved Case 1.
n.p. National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, 1974. Small Quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; brownish-green spine with off-white text; covers have moderately rubbed & scratched exterior; minor rubbing wear along edges; panels are sturdy & secure; text block has lightly age toned exterior edges; slight cracking along front & rear hinges, but still attached.
n.p. Volkswagenwerk Aktiengesellschaft, 1979. Quarto; G/paperback; Green spine with white text; covers have some rubbing wear and scratches to exterior and edges, previous owner's sticker to front; text block shows wear to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to front pastedown, interior clean; pencil sketches on last page, paper stapled to rear pastedown;.
Cambridge: Robert Bentley, Inc., 1985. first printing. Small quarto; Fair/no-DJ paperback; tan spine with blue text; covers have some staining & rubbing wear on exterior; front cover has tears, creasing & bent fore edge; top cellophane layer is peeling away at all edges; previous owner's name adhered to front; however, panels are still attached; text block has wear on exterior edges w/ pink stain toward rear on fore edge; text pages are unmarked. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc,/Publishers, 1977. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 135; G-/Poor; Sun faded blue spine with red text; dust jacket has severe wear to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, chipping to corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, slight smudges to fore edge of pp 29-30;.
Powell, OH: Michael Bruce Associates, 1989. Third Printing. Oblong Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with title in red, subtitle in white: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, large crease on front, curling/fraying to upper corner, bookplate on inside front cover, binding solid: Textblock exterior has mild age toning, pages clean and unmarked: Third Printing: 111 pp.
Sparkford; Newbury Park: Haynes Publishing, 2003. First edition. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Red spine with white and yellow text; Boards straight and strong, boards have minor edge wear, top corners bumped, front pastedown has former owner's name in black ink in small letters in upper left corner, binding strong; Textblock has some light age toning near edges of pages, interior clean; 160 pp.
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1907. Sixteenth Revised Edition. 12mo., 470, 48 pages; VG; bound in deluxe vellum binding with gilt tooling to boards and spine; text block marbled; gold patterned silk endpapers; 14 maps, 38 plans; attached ribbon bookmark; mild wear to spine and covers; bookplate to front pastedown; name and info on half-title page; text in English; shelved case 9.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, Inc., 1947. second printing. Large octavo; VG-/no-DJ; tan spine with gilt text on a black bar; cloth is moderately rubbed on exterior due to handling; minor wear along edges; panels are intact and strong; text pages shows slight wear on exterior edges; light foxing on first & last few pages; pages have good, secure binding; quite good condition; pp 367.
New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company, INc., 1952. Second Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. wheat hued clothbound HB with imprinted auburn lettering centered and stamped upon spine. panel corners bumped with abrading to both boards' bottom edges. prior owner name in in k on left fep. light foxing to fep/ffep. includes numbered tables and figures. moisture mark seepage stain evident aroudn bottom right corner of the exterior edges. lightly foxed head-edge and fore-edge. 710 pp.
New York and Washington: Praeger Publishers, Inc., 1974. Second Printing. Quarto; VG/VG-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has light toning toward edges, two small tears to edges; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges, light sticker residue to front pastedown; interior clean; English and German text.
Baltimore: Bookman Publishing, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition, First Printing; VG-; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover has slight edgewear/shelfwear, bump to top right corner, slight curling to bottom right corner; Textblock has slight spotting to front edge and title page, otherwise clean and tight; 143 pages, illustrated.
New York, NY: Crown Publishers, 2012. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. solid black DJ spine with white vertical lines running down both sides, with italic white titles, between tiny orange uppercase author and publisher. front panel is illustrated with epic b/w drawings, thick beige colorblock with copper script font lettering and small circle portraits. black clothbound HB with medium uppercase copper lettering that transitions to creamy ivory spotless boards. copper tone and ivory illustrated endsheets. portraits, image and photos are titled within. 338 pp. ISBN # 9780307984708.
Osceola, WI: Motorbooks International Publishers & Wholesalers, Inc., 1986. First Edition. Thick Octavo; pp 431; VG-/G+; gray/tan/red spine with white text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior, light age toning to edges, small circular tear to rear spine edge; cloth has light rubbing to exterior, minor wear to corners, boards are strong and intact; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges, otherwise interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1886. Octavo; pp 338; G-/no-DJ; light brown spine with gilt text; gilt and black decorations to spine and front; cloth has age toning to exterior edges, moderate wear to boards, light soiling to boards; text block has age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slightly cocked spine; cracking to front gutter; gilt head edge.
Strand: Eveleigh Nash & Grayson LTD, 1924. One of 1000 copies. Square Quarto. Number 583 of 1000 copies. VG/no DJ. Cream spine with gold text; cover has rubbing at the edges, minor scuff marks, a few minor stains, and thinning areas on the spine; spine has multiple moisture exposure staining; boards are strong and show foxing; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned and has foxing but is unmarked and otherwise clean. Pp. 93.
Princeton, NJ: D. Van Nostrand Company, 1964. Small Octavo: VG-/VG-: Off white spine with green text: DJ has age toning, price clipped on front flap, general shelfwear: Boards are strong with dust staining and general shelfwear: Textblock has darkened with age but if otherwise free of markings, folds or tears minus one page with crease from being dogeared, front free page has fading stamp with original price: 139 pp.
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1934. Revised Edition. Octavo; Revised Edition; Fair+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, wear to outer edges and spine caps, spotting/smudging/staining; Textblock has name in ink on front flyleaf, mild tanning to endpapers, slight spotting to edges, spine break at title page, significant amount of pencil notation throughout; xxi, 898 pages, illustrated, b&w plates (including 1 folded map).
London: Temple Press, 1959. Third Edition. Octavo; Third Edition; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine red with yellow print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear and wear to spine hinges, price-clipped; Boards in green cloth with gold print, slight warping and mild wear to spine caps; Textblock is clean; “Published in association with The Motor”; vii, 174 pages.