From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney
From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney

From Horse to Horsepower by S. A. Cheney

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From Horse to Horsepower

by S. A. Cheney

Rigby, 1965 [First Edition], 296 pages, black and white plates, photographic end-papers, illustrations, photographs, hardcover, dustjacket

Very Good condition, some edge and shelf wear, some rubbing to edges and corners, a little wear to covers, previous owners gift inscription on front fly-leaf, price-clipped dust-jacket with some edge and shelf wear, some rubbing, chipping and small tears, laminate starting to separate at back (see photographs)

"'S. A. Cheney began selling 5-h.p. Oldsmobiles in Adelaide in 1903 at $2 a week.  He worked from an illustrated catalogue; he had still to see a car.  After the Oldsmobiles came Arglls - he sold five on his honeymoon - Fords, Dodges, Chevrolets, Morrises, Austins, Now, at 82, he is managing director of one of the biggest Vauxhall/Bedford distributors in the world outside the British Isles.'