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Honoring The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Of Willys-Overland, Incorporated, Toledo, Ohio, 1907-1932. The Finest Products Of A Quarter-Century Of Building Quality Motor Cars by  Inc Willys-Overland

Honoring The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Of Willys-Overland, Incorporated, Toledo, Ohio, 1907-1932. The Finest Products Of A Quarter-Century Of Building Quality Motor Cars

by Inc Willys-Overland

7 1/2" x 10" oblong pictorial wrappers, n. p. [24 pp.], illustrated with many in color, information, specifications. The 1932 line-up included the new Model 6-90 Willys-Overland Six Sedan; the new Model 6-90 Willys-Overland Six Coach; the new Model 6-90 Willys-Overland Six two-passenger Roadster; the new Model 8-88 Willys-Overland Eight Sedan; the new Model 8-88 Willys-Overland Eight two passenger Coupe; the new Model 8-88 Willys-Overland Eight two passenger Roadster; the new Model 8-88 Willys-Overland Eight Custom Sedan and the new Model 8-88 Willys-Overland Eight Custom Victoria. Willys-Knight is an automobile that was produced between 1914 and 1933 by the Willys-Overland Company of Toledo, Ohio. John North Willys purchased the Edwards Motor Car Company of Long Island, New York, in 1913, moving the operation to Elyria, Ohio, where Willys owned the plant that had previously manufactured the Garford automobile. Production began with a four-cylinder model which was priced in the $2,500 price range. In 1932, the company was being guided through receivership by its new chairman and this Silver Anniversary year was hoped to put the company back into prominence in the automobile world. Covers lightly soiled, a one inch closed tear to the top edge of the front cover, two inked stamps on the title page, penciled prices above some of the automobiles, bottom edges of first eight pages.lightly soiled, else a very good copy.

Inventory Number: 42615

$475.00