By: Tarr, Laszlo; Translated by Elisabeth Hoch.
NY, Arco Publishing Co.: 1969
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: 34739
Condition: Near Fine
First edition, first printing hardcover, not exlib. Gorgeous red cloth hardcover with silver title spine. Negligible fade on board periphery, 331 pp text crisp and unmarked. Unclipped dj in new mylar shows two half inch closed tears but is complete and displays well. Profusely illust in b/w throughout. A fine study of the structural development of the carriage from its obscure origins in the fourth millennium B.C.to its eclipse by the automobile in the first decade of this (last) century. World-embracing, both historically and geographically, and ranges from Sumeria through ancient Greec... View More...