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Foster, Geo[rge] C[ecil]

Price: $225.00 USD

Used / Hardcover
Chapman and Hall Ltd 1931

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2261 West 21st St.
Los Angeles , California 90018-1327


Country: United States

[nice solid book, a touch of wear to extremities, light dust-soiling to top of text block; jacket bright and colorful, a little soiling to the rear panel]. "A novel of the age of the motor-car," which opens in 1899 "when young Peter Gildroy came home and astonished his father by announcing that he was going to enter the motor trade." The book follows the family saga of the Gildroys over the ensuing decades, positing automobile traffic as "a symbol of the traffic of change...(cont)