Detroit: General Motors Corporation, Chevrolet Motor Division, 1959. 1st edition. 116 pp. Over 200 color illustrations, color plates (many large, folding double-page), intratextual illustrations & diagrams. 36 interior upholstery color samples and 36 car color combinations spiral bound in rear. Oblong format: 10" x 13-1/8". Housed in a blue 19-ring binder (color illustrations held in front and back cover slits). Graduated thumb tacks divide sections at the upper fore-edge. Stiff-stock color illustrated paper. Minor soiling and rubbing to binder, binder and paper slightly age-toned. Wear and soiling to textblock and graduated thumb-tabs. Typed reference price list taped to front inside cover. Title page detached in binder. A VG example. Item #39349
This first edition of a complete Dealer's showroom sample catalogue for the 1960 Chevrolet passenger cars is certainly a novelty. This catalogue includes information on the Corvette, Impalas, Bel Airs, Station Wagons, Biscaynes & Corvairs. The sample catalogue also includes sections on Power Teams, Custom Features, and Specifications.