ALBUM D'ANCIENNES ET RARES PHOTOGRAPHIES DU CONCOURS PARIS-ROUEN DU PETIT JOURNAL, « PREMIERE GRANDE EPREUVE AUTOMOBILE DE L'HISTOIRE »,

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ALBUM D'ANCIENNES ET RARES PHOTOGRAPHIES DU CONCOURS PARIS-ROUEN DU PETIT JOURNAL, « PREMIERE GRANDE EPREUVE AUTOMOBILE DE L'HISTOIRE »,

Sold for € 2,250 (US$ 2,543) inc. premium
ALBUM D'ANCIENNES ET RARES PHOTOGRAPHIES DU CONCOURS PARIS-ROUEN DU PETIT JOURNAL, « PREMIERE GRANDE EPREUVE AUTOMOBILE DE L'HISTOIRE »,
couverture rigide en Rexine bleu, petit in-4°, avec page de titre (détachée) en français donnant la liste des engagés pour l'épreuve des « Voitures sans chevaux » du 22 juillet 1894 organisée par les éditeurs du « Petit Journal », contenant 19 photographies monochrome format 4 ¼ x 6 ½ pouces par R. Girard, collées sur carton et montrant 19 des 22 concurrents avec leurs véhicules à vapeur et à essence dont Gautier–Wehrlé, Panhard & Levassor, Peugeot, de Bourmont, Serpollet, de Montais, et autres, nombreuses images passées et plusieurs détourées, quelques pages détachées.

AN ALBUM OF RARE AND EARLY PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE 1894 PARIS-ROUEN 'LE PETIT JOURNAL' CONCOURS, "THE FIRST COMPETITIVE MOTOR RACE",
blue Rexine hard covers, small 4to, with title page (detached) in French listing entrants for the 'Voitures Sans Chevaux' (Horseless Carriages) event on 22nd July 1894 and organised by the publishers of Le Petit Journal, containing 19 monochrome 4¼ x 6½ inch photographs by R.Girard, pasted on card leaves and depicting 19 of the 22 entrants with their steam and petrol pioneer vehicles including Gautier–Wehrlé, Panhard & Levassor, Peugeot, de Bourmont, Serpollet, de Montais, and others, many images faded and several with formatting outlines, some pages loose.

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  • Avertissement: les photographies contenues dans cet album sont vendues sans copyright.

    Please note that the photographs contained within this album are sold without copyright.
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ALBUM D'ANCIENNES ET RARES PHOTOGRAPHIES DU CONCOURS PARIS-ROUEN DU PETIT JOURNAL, « PREMIERE GRANDE EPREUVE AUTOMOBILE DE L'HISTOIRE »,
ALBUM D'ANCIENNES ET RARES PHOTOGRAPHIES DU CONCOURS PARIS-ROUEN DU PETIT JOURNAL, « PREMIERE GRANDE EPREUVE AUTOMOBILE DE L'HISTOIRE »,
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