Skip to content

Encyclopédie Automobile

Encyclopédie Automobile

Click for full-size.

Encyclopédie Automobile: La Belle Epoque et Les Pionniers de L’Automoile

  • Used
  • first
Condition
See description
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Great Barrington, Massachusetts, United States
Item Price
£218.38
Or just £202.50 with a
Bibliophiles Club Membership
£15.88 Shipping to USA
Standard delivery: 3 to 10 days

More Shipping Options

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • PayPal

About This Item

SATIRICAL LITHOGRAPHS OF EARLY FRENCH CARS

Encyclopédie Automobile: La Belle Epoque et Les Pionniers de L'Automoile. Illustrated with 16 original color lithographs by Guy Sabran. Oblong Folio. Original pictorial olive green folding cover; title in a frame representing the entrance to the Parisian metro station. Guimard, Champrosay, Editeur, Paris, 1956. First Edition.



Loose illustrations, as issued, inserted in folding cover.


A wonderful series of color lithographs satirizing early French car culture. Illustrations are: Coupé de Ville Renault 1905; Zèbre 1904; Double Phaéton Morse 1903; Double Phaéton Delaunay-Belleville 1911; Landaulet d'Amédée Bollée 1878; Phaéton Panhard Levassor 1891; Léger George Richard 1893; Peugeot Grand Luxe 1895; Delahaye 1897; Le Petit Phaéton Renault 1898; Cabriolet Chenard et Walker 1904; Le Phaéton Bardon 1899; LA "Jamais Contente" de Jenatzy 1899; Phaéton Grand Sport Panhard 1899; - La Limousine de Ville de Léon Bollée 1899; Taxi Renault 1905.


Covers slightly soiled; spine and corners worn; some slight warping to a few lithographs; some with tape at corners, having been crudely hung, not in any way damaging the images; o/w bright and clean.

Reviews

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
George Robert Minkoff, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
7450
Title
Encyclopédie Automobile
Illustrator
Guy Sabran
Format/Binding
Loose illustrations, as issued, inserted in folding cover.
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition.
Publisher
Guimard, Champrosay, Editeur,
Place of Publication
Paris
Date Published
1956
Size
Oblong Folio
Weight
0.00 lbs
Bookseller catalogs
Math & Science; Fall Sale;

Terms of Sale

George Robert Minkoff, Inc.

30 day return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged.Massachusetts residents must add 6.25 percent sales tax to remittances.

George Robert Minkoff, Inc.,
26 Rowe Rd., Great Barrington, MA 01230.
Tel: 413-528-4575.
E-mail: grm@minkoffbooks.com.
Authorized representative: George Robert Minkoff.

About the Seller

George Robert Minkoff, Inc.

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio member since 2018
Great Barrington, Massachusetts

About George Robert Minkoff, Inc.

Early Printing, Literature and Illustrated Books.. By appointment only.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...
Folio
A folio usually indicates a large book size of 15" in height or larger when used in the context of a book description. Further,...
Spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
O/W
An abbreviation for otherwise

Frequently asked questions

This Book’s Categories

tracking-