Title The Automobile Salon Souvenir Catalogue New York 1929 Silver Anniversary
Book Condition Very Good
Seller ID 006040
8vo. 22.5 by 15.5 cm. 84 pp., plus wraps. Many beautiful car (and car-related) ads in full color or tinted or duotone. Companies advertising and whose cars are illustration include brands still around -- Rolls Royce, Lincoln, etc. -- but also many long gone and sometimes forgotten brands such as Ruxton or Stutz. This was issued in conjunction with "The Automobile Salon" held in December 1929 at the Hotel Commodore. Similar events were held at other major cities in the US. Scarce -- no copies of this catalogue found on OCLC, and substantially shorter catalogues issued in conjunction with Salons in San Francisco and Los Angeles held by the Met Museum and California State respectively. Condition: small edge chip, rear cover. Thin band of sunning upper front cover. Light wear otherwise.