Recently found by viaLibri....
2020-11-15 14:43:52
ROLLS ROYCE AND & BENTLEY IN SUNBURNT COUNTRY FIRST FIFTY YEARS IN AUSTRALIA
The Sir Henry Royce Foundation, 1999. Condition: Very Good. COLLECTORS CAR BOOK TITLE: ROLLS-ROYCE AND BENTLEY IN THE SUNBURNT COUNTRY: THE FIRST FIFTY YEARS IN AUSTRALIA PUBLICATION YEAR/ DATE: 1999 - FIRST EDITION LANGUAGE: ENGLISH COVER TYPE: HARDBACK PUBLISHED WITH DUST JACKET SIZE & # OF PAGES: 31CM x 23CM - 478 PAGES PUBLISHER & AUTHOR: THE SIR HENRY ROYCE FOUNDATION - TOM C. CLARKE & DAVID R. NEELY CONDITION: VERY GOOD FOR AGE AND FOR YEAR 8 OUT OF 10 - SOME SLIGHT SHELF WEAR TO THE DUST JACKET, THEREFORE IT WILL BE FITTED WITH A PROFESSIONAL PLASTIC COVER PRIOR TO DISPATCH. THE BOOK ITSELF IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. Detailed Item Description: FOR MANY YEARS ROLLS ROYCE WAS THE THIRD LARGEST MARKET FOR ROLLS-ROYCE AND BENTLEY CARS. THIS BOOK TRACES THE FULL STORY OF ROLLS-ROYCE IN AUSTRALIA FROM 1906, WHEN THE CAR FIRST ARRIVED, THROUGH TWO WORLD WARS AND THE DEPRESSION, TO THE POINT 50 YEARS LATER WHEN THE COMPANY'S FORTUNES HAD REACHED NEW HEIGHTS IN 'THE SUNBURNT COUNTRY'. OVER 1,100 CARS ARE COVERED IN INDIVIDUAL CAR HISTORIES. ALMOST 600 PHOTOGRAPHS, MOSTLY ARCHIVAL, CAPTURE THE FLAVOUR OF THE TIMES. IN ADDITION, A RANGE OF INDEXES IS INCLUDED TO ASSIST EASY ACCESS TO NAMES OF OWNERS AND INDIVIDUAL CARS. INCLUDES COMPLETE LIST OF CHASSIS AND LICENCE PLATES. THIS VERY RARE TITLE IS DIFFICULT TO FIND TODAY AND IS SOUGHT AFTER EVERY TIME IT COMES TO MARKET. THE MINUTELY RESEARCHED IS AMUST HAVE FOR ANY ROLLS ROYCE OR BENTLEY ENTHUSIAST OR OWNER OF ONE OF THESE GREAT CARS. ------------------------------------------------------------ MAIN CONTENTS INCLUDE: PREFACE CO … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Cotswold Road and Race (cotswoldroadandrace) [Ringwood, Hampshire, United Kingdom]
Check availability:

Search for more books on viaLibri

LINK TO THIS PAGE: https://www.vialibri.net/years/books/264119657/1999-rolls-royce-and-bentley-in-sunburnt

Browse more rare books from the year 1999