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Master Of Mountains by Packard Motor Car Company

Master Of Mountains

by Packard Motor Car Company

Publication: Packard Motor Car Company, 1915, Detroit

First edition. 8vo. [24] pp. Photo-illustrations; 2-page detailed map showing the Lincoln Highway and the itinerary of the Packard 3-ton truck from Detroit to San Francisco. Green illustrated staple-bound wrappers in near fine condition (minor wear to extremities). Illustrated from numerous photographs. Only 1 copy listed in OCLC; scarce thus. Story of the super-trek in which the new type Packard truck proved itself the most advanced hauling machine in the world. This particular vehicle was the 6 ton unit in a newly designed completely re-engineered line of trucks that contained seven units --- 1, 1 1/2, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 ton capacities, An excellent promotional booklet to introduce the new line of trucks.

Inventory Number: 48105