Item #50863 The AMERICAN BICYCLER: A Manual for the Observer, the Learner, and the Expert. Charles Pratt, adward. 1845 - 1898.
The AMERICAN BICYCLER: A Manual for the Observer, the Learner, and the Expert.
The AMERICAN BICYCLER: A Manual for the Observer, the Learner, and the Expert.
The AMERICAN BICYCLER: A Manual for the Observer, the Learner, and the Expert.

The AMERICAN BICYCLER: A Manual for the Observer, the Learner, and the Expert.

Boston: Houghton, Osgood and Company. 1879. 1st Edition. [8], 211, [5] pp. Adverts last 4 pages. Errata slip tipped in prior to first advert page. Frontispiece. Black & white photographic image inserted after p. 36 [frequently missing]. Numerous cuts in text. 12mo. 6-5/8" x 4-1/4". Taupe colored cloth, with black stamping. Pale yellow eps. General extremity wear. Period poi to ffep. Age-toning to paper. A Very Good copy. Item #50863

An early treatise on the new cycling craze by one of the founders of the League of American Wheelmen.

Price: $600.00

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