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Hi, Folks ... Mom said, 'I need to downsize'. Moving to assisted living, what she couldn't take included 8,000-plus books & records. A decade later, my upcountry barn is bursting. Books multiply as others recycle priorities. I now have 30,000 or more books looking for good homes, and my learning curve has been a roller coaster. I celebrate word-crafters, thought-tumblers, laughter ... the arts of communication at every turn. I preserve, protect, and share. I am also Hedgehog Publishing, 'Words & Pictures by & for Folks with Prickly Backs, Soft Bellies, & Small Brains'.
Edition: 3rd impression.
Binding: Trade paperback
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Date published: 1972
Description: Good. No dust jacket as issued. Ex-library. Discard, Sunapee Jr-Sr High School, Resource center. Considerable cover & edge wear. Clean inside. B&W photos, line art. Maps. Timeline, important dates. Suggested Reading. Acknowledgments. Index. A scholarly treatment. Includes the role of the automobile from the horseless carriage through the New Deal, World War II, to the freeways. Read More
Edition: 1st printing.
Publisher: Franklin Watts
Date published: 1977
Description: Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Discard from public school library. Tight. Square. Clean inside. Moderate soiling to surface. 65 p. Library reinforced binding. Juvenile literature introducing students to trade employment. The steps to manufacturing a car from the marketing research through manufacturing of a vehicle, discussing jobs associated with the auto industry. Published in the late 1970s. Read More
Binding: Trade paperback
Publisher: Sheed Andrews & McMeel Inc.
Date published: 1976
Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Light cover wear. No creasing. Odd small soil spot inside front cover. Trade paperback, 7x10in. Color photo illustrated cover: Rack of products. Some diagrams, illustrations. 193p. Sequel to the author's prior Formula Book, "All New Formulas! : across top front corner. Publisher's summary: Non-technical instructions for turning basic chemical compounds into personal care, animal care, garden, and household products. Several pages interspersed for reader ... Read More
Binding: Trade paperback
Publisher: Self-published, S.W. Duncan., Chicago IL.
Date published: 1934
Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Light stain, page 23, top border. 36 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams. Trade size, tan textured card stock covers; stapled binding. Black front titles in decorative frame. B&W photos; pen&ink electronic diagrams. Glossy paper. Chapters: Changing Ford Model A Power House Type Generator to 110 Volt Alternator; Constant Voltage at Variable Speed; Converting Dodge Type GA 12 Volt. D. C. Generator to 500 Watt Self-Excited A. C. Generator; Changing T Model to ... Read More
Publisher: American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, Washington DC.
Date published: 1984
Description: Very good. No dust jacket. Rear end paper penciled notes. Page block minor soiling. Tightly bound. Slight rubs: spine ends, corners. Green cloth over boards. Gold titles. xlviii, 1087 p. 24 cm. B&W photos, diagrams, tables. Automotive professional engineering: Sections, each w. numerous considerations: Highway Functions; Design Controls and Criteria; Elements of Design; Cross-section Elements; Local Roads and Streets; Collector Roads and Streets; Rural and Urban Arterials; Freeways; At-grade ... Read More
Edition: First edition. 1st printing.
Publisher: Summit Books
Date published: 1987
Description: Very good in good dust jacket. Cloth & Paper over boards. B&W photo section. Three generations of an American dynasty playing out the drama of fathers and sons against the industrial backdrop of the automotive industry they helped build. Complete with a different view of the Ford-Iacocca feud than read about in Lee Iacocca's autobiography. Read More
Edition: Rev ed.
Publisher: Henry Z. Walck, Inc
Date published: 1973
Description: Good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library. X-lbrary markings inside, otherwise clean. DJ had been protected. Little wear to book. 72 p. B&W photos. Chapters: The Sport, The Cars, The Men, The Race, The Championship. Many photos at Darlington Raceway. Read More
Description: Good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. some spotting on the outside cover; 159 p. : ill. (some col. ), facsims., ports.; 30 cm. Includes: Illustrations, Portraits, Facsimiles. Ill. on lining papers. Includes index. Read More
Edition: First edition.
Publisher: E P Dutton & Company, New York
Date published: 1969
Description: Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Edge soiling. Minor tears, chips to DJ. Tight. Solid. 307 p.; 22 cm. B&W photos, 40. Race car driver Parnelli Jones, Biography. Author begins with a trackside description of the Indianapolis 500 and the year Parnelli Jones won that piece of Americana, 1963. Includes a chart of Jones's statistics in racing. Read More