Car of the year, 1895-1970 a 75-year parade of American automobiles that made news by Henry Bolles Lent

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Published by Dutton in New York .

Written in English

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  • Automobiles -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Automobiles.

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A profile of seventy-five noteworthy automobiles including the Stutz Bearcat (1914), Essex Coach (1922), Jordan Playboy (1925), Auburn 851 (1935), and Tucker (1948).

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Statement[by] Henry B. Lent.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL206 .L45 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5697644M
LC Control Number70102745

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