1919 GASOLINE AUTOMOBILE MOTOR CAR ENGINEERING BOOK NR

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  • Item Category: Transportation and Vehicles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Oct 21, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

THIS IS THE GASOLINE AUTOMOBILE BOOK, WRITTEN BY GEORGE HOBBS, BEN ELLIOTT, & EARL CONSOLIVER AND PUBLISHED IN 1919 BY McGRAW-HILL BOOK COMPANY INC. THIS RARE VINTAGE 483 PAGE HARDBOUND BOOK MEASURES 6" BY 9 1/4" AND IT IS FILLED WITH NUMEROUS PHOTOS, ILLUSTRATIONS AND DETAILED TEXT COVERING THE GENERAL CONSTRUCTION AND SYSTEMS OF THE MODERN GASOLINE AUTOMOBILE CIRCA 1919. DIVIDED INTO 16 CHAPTERS THIS RARE VINTAGE BOOK COVERS,

1.) THE AUTOMOBILE.

2.) THE AUTOMOBILE ENGINE

3.) AUTOMOBILE POWER PLANTS.

4.) FUELS AND CARBURETTING SYSTEMS.

5.) ENGINE LUBRICATING AND COOLING.

6.) PRINCIPLES OF ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM.

7.) BATTERY IGNITION SYSTEMS.

8.) MAGNETOS AND MAGNETO IGNITION.

9.) THE AUTOMOBILE STORAGE BATTERY.

10.) STARTING AND LIGHTING SYSTEMS.

11.) THE AUTOMOBILE CHASSIS AND RUNNING GEAR.

12.) CLUTCHES AND TRANSMISSIONS.

13.) REAR AXLES AND DIFFERENTIALS.

14.) WHEELS TIRES & RIMS.

15.) AUTOMOBILE TROUBLES AND REMEDIES.

16.) OPERATION AND CARE.

THIS RARE VINTAGE BOOK HAS SOME MINOR COVER & SPINE WEAR BUT IT IS FULLY INTACT AND WELL PRESERVED OVERALL FOR ITS NEARLY 90 YEARS OF AGE AS SHOWN AND IT IS A RARE MUST-HAVE FIND FROM THE EARLY DAYS OF THE AUTOMOBILE! BEING SOLD WITH NO RESERVE! BUYER TO PAY
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