Hot Rods by Boyd (Tony Thacker) soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: Sebastopol: Thaxton Press, 1997, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Colour photographs;
From the cover: From the small town of Rupert, Idaho, where he grew up on the family farm, Boyd Coddington moved to California, reinvented the American hot rod and in just a few years took his company from a backyard business to Wall Street where Boyds Wheels is traded on the NASDAQ exchange.
Here then is the embodiment of the American dream, the quintessential farm boy made good, the kid who went to work for Disneyland and ended up building his own magic kingdom. From humble beginnings in a modest three-car garage behind his house, Boyds Wheels has grown to encompass some 10 buildings covering 140,000 square feet where blocks o…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper with an untidy tear to the head of the spine and smaller nicks to the top corners, a little scuffing to the verso. Text complete, clean and tight.
Black boards with Silver titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 128 pages. Index. 11¼” x 12¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my Transport Automotive catalogue?