The Autocar magazine (May 8, 1953) - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II special edition
The Autocar magazine (May 8, 1953) - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II special edition
The Autocar magazine (May 8, 1953) - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II special edition
The Autocar magazine (May 8, 1953) - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II special edition
The Autocar magazine (May 8, 1953) - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II special edition

The Autocar magazine (May 8, 1953) - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II special edition

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The Autocar magazine (May 8, 1953) - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II special edition
 
This original vintage special edition of the long-established motoring magazine, issued to commemorate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, contains articles and features including "The History of Britain's Motor Industry" and a description of "traffic and parking arrangements" for the Coronation with travel advice for spectators, as well as numerous motor-related advertisements including some full-page adverts in full or half colour.
 
In spite of various assorted signs of age (see condition description below), this genuine vintage publication is complete and fully legible throughout - and remains a fascinating piece of motoring history!
 
Author: various authors
 
Title: The Autocar (Coronation Number)
 
Classification / subject: Magazines; cars / motoring; Coronation / royal commemorative
 
Date / era: 8 May 1953
 
Edition: vol. 98, no. 2997
 
Imprint / publisher / brand: The Autocar
 
Country of origin: United Kingdom
 
ISBN: N/A
 
Binding: Softcover (periodical with paper covers)
 
Dustjacket: No
 
Number of pages: approx 248 (including covers)
 
Dimensions (approx.): 21.3 x 29.5cm (8.4 x 11.6in)
 
Condition: Cover marked and discoloured with some tears, creases and a pair of staple holes (with slight rust) to front; some marking / foxing to pages, together with some bumping to edges and corners, nicks / punctures (presumably from the production process) to some page edges, together with the odd edge tear; monochrome pages yellowed with age (the colour pages are printed on better quality paper); staples rusty (please see photos)
 
Unit quantity: 1
 
Unit weight (approx., before packing for transit): 570g
 
No. of units available (at last update): 1
 
Unit Price: £8.75 GBP - including FREE standard delivery within the United Kingdom
 
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Brand The Autocar
Code 3/152
Condition Used