Burgundy cloth with gilt spine titles, dust jacket, 22.5 by 28.5 cm, 271 and 277 pp., errata sheet tipped-in at the end of second volume, illus. Fine in fine jackets with a tasteful dealership label on the ffep’s. Signed “Enjoy! Butch Baer” in pen on the copyright page of volume one, and in silver marker on the ffep of volume two. These two beautifully illustrated, full-color volumes trace the competitive careers of Fritzie Baer and Earl “Pop” Armstrong, both American Motorcycle Association Hall of Famers. “Their friendship and association with Indian motorcycles began in the 1920’s and continued throughout their lives. The Indian Motorcycle Company name recognition would have been much less without their efforts.” Heavily illustrated with photographs, news clippings, magazine covers, Indian promotional materials, event posters, and much more. (os) Dust jacket present. First Edition.
Title: A Century of Motorcycling Volume I and II
Edition: limited editions of 1500 copies
Publisher: Monson, MA, A Century of Motorcycling (Baer): 2007
Book Condition: As New
Jacket Condition: as new
Seller ID: 1719