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HER PERSONAL CAR:  Relying on her Ford Closed Car to get her there fresh, immaculate and dainty, she takes added zest in happy afternoon affairs... by Ford Motor Company - Paperback - First Edition - 1924 - from R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA and Biblio.co.uk

HER PERSONAL CAR: Relying on her Ford Closed Car to get her there fresh, immaculate and dainty, she takes added zest in happy afternoon affairs...

by Ford Motor Company

Condition: Very Good


Detroit, Michigan: Ford Motor Company, 1924. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. (12)pp; 8 large illustrations from photographs. Bound in color-pictorial wrappers, the cover showing a Cinderella-like woman emerging from a coach with attendants. Near fine condition. In the original envelope with slight corner wear. 11" x 8.5" The text is slanted toward the American woman as independent and busy enough to have a car of her own. Each photograph shows women with their Ford Closed Cars: playing bridge (Model Ts in background); shopping at a stylish store (Ford Coupe); driving a child to school (Tudor Sedan); golf outing (Ford Coupe); meeting a train (Ford Sedan); etc. "Inclement weather need never mar the apparel of the woman who has provided herself with her individual Ford Closed Car." [WordCat locates only one holding, Library and Archives Canada, ascribing this publication to Ford Motor Company of Canada at Oakville, Ontario.].


  • Bookseller: R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 039828
  • Title: HER PERSONAL CAR: Relying on her Ford Closed Car to get her there fresh, immaculate and dainty, she takes added zest in happy afternoon affairs...
  • Author: Ford Motor Company
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Ford Motor Company
  • Place: Detroit, Michigan
  • Date published: 1924
  • Keywords: ford model T cars; automobiles; woman drivers; women's rights; feminism
  • Bookseller catalogs: WOMEN'S STUDIES;
  • Subjects: SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies;


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