Lot 141: The 1904 Darracq and its Management by Archibald Ford of Liverpool, a 69pp. booklet illustrating and describing the workings of the marque dating back to 1901, the pages include a glossary, detailed descriptions and well-contrasted images of component parts, chassis layout, a fold-out depiction of the 12hp long chassis car with limousine coachwork, and similar for the chassis, line drawings with explanations, the gearbox explained, etc., advertisements for The Autocar, School of Motoring, Salsbury Lighting, Wellasaline Motor Oils, a list of authorised agents and much more, a green hard cover with black titles, a hint of thumbing on the spine area, the first page showing signs of splitting from the spine, otherwise in sound condition, no loose pages. (1)
Dominic Winter's Automobilia & Motoring Literature Vintage Bicycles Maritime & Railways, Toys & Models
Thursday, 12th November 2015
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