first edition Yellow stiff card stock covers, spiral bound
1951 · Detroit
by [Chevrolet Dealer's Showroom Sample Catalogue]
Detroit: General Motors Corporation, Chevrolet Motor Division, 1951. 1st printing. Yellow stiff card stock covers, spiral bound. Minor soiling and rubbing to binder, binder and paper slightly age-toned. Wear and soiling to textblock and graduated thumb-tabs. Binder's glue transference to p. 42, along gutter. A VG example.. 78 pp. Tabbed fore-edge, identifying the divers sections, e.g., 'Chasis', 'Comfort Features', 'Brakes' & 'Engine'. Over 100 illustrations, many in color; a 4-sheet Body-section transparency overlay, a 5-sheet engine part transparency overlay section & a 7-sheet Powerglide Transmission transparency overlay section. Oblong format: 9" x 11-3/4"
This the very rare complete Dealer's showroom sample catalogue for the 1951 Chevrolet passenger car line. This catalogue includes complete information on the Bel Air, Styleline, the Fleetline, along with the different body styles [& options] available, from 2-Door Sedan to 'Special Business Coupe' to 'Sedan Delivery'.
(Inventory #: 39825)