Georges Cormier - Le Raid Pékin-Paris. 4000 Lieux en Automobile - 1907

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Georges Cormier - Le Raid Pékin-Paris. 4000 Lieux en Automobile - 1907
History, Illustrated, Travels - Quantity: 1

Georges Cormier - Le Raid Pékin - Paris en 1907, 4000 Lieux en Automobile -Librairie Delagrave, 460 tipped-in photos - 286 pp. - Polychrome binding - 30.3 x 21.2 cm - The author, one of the 5 participants in this famous race, considered to be the first great automobile trek was the official driver, along with Collignon, who drove the Dion-Bouton automobile. His team finished second in 64 days. The first to arrive was Prince Borghese who completed the trek in 44 days- Lightly rubbed corners, headcap and tail. Superb publisher’s binding with a large exotic decoration on the front cover where a driving can be seen in the midst of an Asian crowd.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Illustrated, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Georges Cormier
Book Title
Le Raid Pékin-Paris. 4000 Lieux en Automobile
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1907
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Librairie Delagrave
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Dimensions
cm
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