Title: The Crown of the Road: The Story of the RACV
Publisher: The MacMillan Company of Australia
Publication Date: 1983
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition.
Brown Cloth cover in excellent condition, pages clear, clean, binding tight - no real evidence of use. Dj also in excellent condition, Period picture of car/automobile race on front cover of d/j. Sets the story of the RACV against the wider background of Victoria in the 20th Century. People began motoring in Victoria at the dawn of the twentieth century when wind power, horse power, steam power and a little primitive gas and electric power turned the wheels of a sedate late Victorian age. In 1903, the Automobile Club of Victoria was begun with the 'aim of promoting members' use and enjoyment of the new vehicles'. This book tells of the first eighty years. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 50007
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Name of Business: Rite Price Books and Bits
Form of Legal Entity: Family Trust
Business address: 3 Drake Street
Bayswater, WA 6053
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Store Description: Rite Price Books and Bits carries a wide range of used books, some of which of are out of print or hard to find. Extensive range of children and young people's books, art and pictorial books as well as fiction and non fiction. Biographies and autobiographies available along with an extensive range of crime, mystery, and true crime. A wide range of current textbooks are your to be found. Religious books, old National Georgraphics, food, craft, wine and cookery books. Gardening and How To Books, too! Poetry and plays are available too. We have an extensive range of science fiction, horror, thrillers, adventure and true adventure. War, Spy, and Miliatry books availabe. Check us for Penguim and Pan books. A new addition to Rite Price Books and Bits are are self help books. You can also find a wide range of history and computer books, dyi and trade books, too. New additions regularly so check with us for all your book wants and needs! Shop located at 3 Drake Street, Bayswater, Western Australia. Find us at the rear of the Bayswater Hotel CarPark, adjacent to the Park and right opposite from the train station!