PUBLISHER: Evergreen Press DATE/EDITION: 1973, First edition, states published November 1973, same dates with no added printings indicated BINDING: Hardbound in pebbled gray cloth with gold lettering on the spine, 8 1/2" x 11", 304 pages DUST JACKET: Jacket has a 4" rip at the bottom rear corner with just a small chip missing at the start of the rip and a few other small rips and chips but still an attractive jacket. BOOK CONDITION: Lettering is bright and corners are sharp on very clean covers. There are small pieces of tape on the inside end papers from taping the jacket down and a small note written on the first free end paper otherwise the interior is very good, clean and tight. DESCRIPTION: A detailed look at the Ford Thunderbird with 1,089 photo illustrations. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The Thunderbird was originally designed to be small and racy with a unique look and personality that would set it apart from its contemporaries. Although never intended to be a sports car, it was only 52.1" high and its 102 wheelbase was an inch and a half shorter than that of the Model A!
Luxurious enough for the most discriminating buyer, the 1955 model offered plush vinyl upholstery, "Astra Dial" control panel, adjustable steering wheel, tachometer and clock, all standard. Yet with its 292 cubic inch V-8 engine (rated at 198 horsepower), four barrel carburetor and dual exhausts, it was high-spirited enough for any enthusiast. The car was recognized immediately as a breakthrough in automotive engineering and design and soon developed a dedicate owner body. Although the original two-seated Thunderbird was manufactured for only three years, it was so advanced in concept that its influence in the automobile industry is still being felt today as the Ford Motor Company again presents its descendents.
Despite many changes through the forty years leading to its demise in the mid-nineties and re-birth on 2001 Thunderbird retained its individuality and has earned its soubriquet "Unique in all the World". In these page one can revisit and enjoy another look at the unique world which is....
From the Publisher: 320 pages and over 1000 pictures are employed to describe the early Ford Thunderbirds. The 1955-1957 models are clearly defined and there is additional coverage of the 1958 to 1969 versions. Highly recommended.
Title: Thunderbird! An Illustrated History of the ...
Publisher: Evergreen Press
Publication Date: 1973
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Evergreen Press. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0913056049I5N10
Book Description The Evergreen Press, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!. Seller Inventory # S_229666935
Book Description The Evergreen Press, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Hardback--book excellent--dust cover mild wear. Seller Inventory # 181024079O23
Book Description The Evergreen Press, U.S.A., 1973. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Rough w/ Protective Cover. Embree, Glenn (illustrator). First American Edition. Good condition. Clean text, shaken binding. Some edge wear on the d.j. the spine is rubbed down to the to chips and paper. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 100497
Book Description The Evergreen Press, Bakersfield, CA, 1973. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Good condition. Ownership mark on the FPE. Some edge wear, scratches on the spine. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Seller Inventory # 110675
Book Description The Evergreen Press, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 2nd. 304 pages, complete with 1089 photographs, including some in color. heavy, extra postage may be required outside South Africa. jacket is chipped and creased. internally clean. binding is intact. very good copy.[SK]. Seller Inventory # 22my
Book Description Evergreen, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Mottled grey cloth boards title in gilt, very little wear, book unmarked. front of jacket clean and bright, faint stain to the base of the spine (boards not affected.) Heavy book, will incur some extra postage (at cost) outside the UK. Seller Inventory # 010527
Book Description EVERGREEN PRESS (CA), 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Book in excellent condition, but DJ is missing. General. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: No Dust Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 01978091305604209. Seller Inventory # 01978091305604209
Book Description Oceanside: The Evergreen Press, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Large quarto. Color and B&W illustrations. Condition: edges of DJ nicked with minor chipping; corners bumped; else near fine in very good DJ. 304 pages. Seller Inventory # 8173
Book Description The Evergreen Press, Oceanside, CA, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. Second Printing. Over-sized hardbound (quarto). No wear to the binding. No distortion of the book from reading or improper shelving. Pages are tight and clean with no marks. Couple of smudges to the front flyleaf. Bookseller's sticker inside the front cover. No name of previous owner. No odor. No water damage. The dust jacket shows edge wear. Water stain to the rear panel. Some edge tears tape mended. Next owner may wish to discard the dust jacket. But in the meantime, we have put it in an archival protector. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # MP18-3461B