Item #53653 The Motor that went to Court. Frederic Courtland Penfield.

The Motor that went to Court.

[New York]: Privately Printed, Christmas 1909.

Price: $450.00


About the item

First edition, presentation copy to Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Vanderbilt. Printed at the De Vinne Press. Illustrated with more than two dozen photographs and line drawings. [x], 92 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Full red morocco, spine gilt, boards with twelve gilt fillet borders, gilt turn-ins, floral silk endpapers. About fine.

Item #53653

A luxuriantly illustrated account of motoring in Spain at the turn of the century, a tale of misadventures and elegance, and an encounter with Spanish royalty.