American Horse-Drawn Vehicles

Rittenhouse, Jack D. American Horse-Drawn Vehicles. NY: Bonanza: n.d. [1960s?, 1st pub. 1948]. 101p, over 200 line ills. Good hardcover (stain from removed bookplate on front endpaper) in fair d.j. (ca. 2 inches torn out of front cover, not affecting any content). ** "Being a collection of two hundred and eighteen pictures showing one hundred and eighty-three American vehicles (and parts thereof) all reproduced from fashion plates of the builders or from little-known original photographs." With captions. For many years this was virtually the only source for 19th-century designs of horse-drawn vehicles for model-makers, historians, illustrators, restorers, etc. (Wells 6348). Item #387

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