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February 2011 Issue
 
ARTICLE
Technical Automotive Literature
By Robert McLellan
 
Looking for a brochure on your car? How about a manual, owners manual (handbook), histories, magazines, dealer albums, programs, memorabilia and even parts? www.mclellansautomotive.com has them all. Most of the times you will find yourself directed to a brochure. But do not overlook the opportunity to review other items.

If you are restoring a car, our Out-Of-Print Book section would be of particular interest. Of the THOUSANDS available, here is a brief look at a few:
 
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Out-of-Print Books - Individual Makes

THE AUSTIN 'A40': EXCITING TO DRIVE - HOW TO GET THE BEST FROM YOUR DEVON SEDAN
Austin 1950

COMPLETE BOOK OF CORVETTE
Chevrolet 1987

QUAI DE JAVEL: QUAI ANDRE CITROEN
Citroen 1973
     

CORD: WITHOUT TRIBUTE TO TRADITION - THE L-29 FRONT-DRIVE LEGEND
Cord 1974

THE Z BOOK
Datsun 1982

DUESENBERG: THE MIGHTIEST AMERICAN MOTOR CAR
Duesenberg 1954
     

CLASSY FORD V8
Ford 1982

HEALEY: THE HANDSOME BRUTE
Healey 1978

ILLUSTRATED JAGUAR
BUYER'S GUIDE
Jaguar 1984
     

KAISER-FRAZER CARS
Kaiser-Frazer 1947

MORGAN: FIRST AND LAST
OF THE REAL SPORTS CARS
Morgan 1972

PACKARD STORY: THE CAR
AND THE COMPANY
Packard 1979
     


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Out-of-Print Books - Multiple Makes

PERFORMANCE: AMERICAN STYLE - A GUIDE FOR MODIFYING AMC AND JEEP VEHICLES FOR OFF HIGHWAY
American Motors / Jeep 1973

CHRYSLER & IMPERIAL:
THE POSTWAR YEARS
Chrysler Corporation 1976

CAR & TRUCK BUYING
MADE EASIER - 1986
Ford Motor Company 1985
     

THE FORDS: AN AMERICAN EPIC
Ford Motor Company 1987

CADILLAC-LASALLE SELF-STARTER ANNUAL - 1979
Cadillac / Lasalle 1980

AUBURN-CORD-DUESENBERG
CLUB DIRECTORY
Auburn-Cord-Duesenberg 1991/92
     


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Out-of-Print Books - Annuals

AUTOCAR ROAD TESTS (U.S.)
1954

AUTOMOBIL REVUE
1987

AUTOMOTIVE BUYERS GUIDE
1977
     

CAR CLASSICS' AUTO
COLLECTORS YEARBOOK
1973

CARS 1957
1980

HANDBOOK OF GASOLINE AUTOMOBILES: 1904-1905-1906
1969
     

HIGH PERFORMANCE CARS
1957/58

HISTORICAL CATALOG
OF 1927 CARS
1955

INTERNATIONAL YEARBOOK
OF AUTO DESIGN AND
PRODUCTION 1956
1955
     

MOTOR ROAD TESTS (England)
1954

REVIEW/PREVIEW 85/86
1985

SPORTS CAR CLASSICS, NO. 2
1982
     


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Out-of-Print Books - General Interest

AMERICAN AUTOMOBILE
1975

ANTIQUE AND CLASSIC CARS
1960

BOOK OF SPORTS CARS
1959
     

CAMPING ON WHEELS
1971

CATALOG OF 1954 AUTOMOBILES
1954

CARS OF THE '40S
1981
     

CLASSIC CARS IN PROFILE:
VOL. 1 - PROFILE NOS. 1-24
1969

CONSTRUCTION AND
MANUFACTURE OF AUTOMOBILES
1912

CUSTOM BODY ERA
1970
     

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AMERICAN CARS: 1940 TO 1970
1980

GREAT AMERICAN CONVERTIBLE
1988

SPORTS AND CLASSIC CARS
1955
     


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Out-of-Print Books - Owner's Manuals/Manuals

OWNER'S MANUAL FOR THE RAMBLER AMERICAN
AMC 1967

INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE CARE
AND OPERATION OF AUBURN
6-80 MODELS
Auburn 1929

INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE
CARE AND OPERATION OF
AUBURN 4-44 MODELS
Auburn 1926
     

OWNERS MANUAL FOR THE
AUDI 100, 100S AND 100 LS
Audi 1971

BUICK REFERENCE BOOK
(OWNER'S MANUAL)
Buick 1931

BUICK CHASSIS
SERVICE MANUAL
Buick 1964
     

OPERATING HINTS FOR THE CADILLAC (V-8)
Cadillac 1942

CADILLAC SHOP MANUAL
Cadillac 1949

CHEVROLET PRICE LIST OF PARTS: LITTLE SIX . LIGHT SIX
Chevrolet 1912
     

CHEVROLET OWNER'S MANUAL
Chevrolet 1951

CHEVROLET VEGA &
MONZA SHOP MANUAL
Chevrolet 1977

AIRFLOW CHRYSLER
INSTRUCTION BOOK (CODE C-17)
Chrysler 1937
     

CHRYSLER OPERATOR'S MANUAL
Chrysler 1974

MAINTAINING DODGE
DEPENDABILITY (OWNER'S MANUAL)
Dodge 1937

DODGE PASSENGER CAR
SERVICE MANUAL
Dodge 1960
     

FORD: THE UNIVERSAL CAR - PRICE LIST OF BODY PARTS: MODEL T
Ford 1927

FORD REFERENCE BOOK
(OWNER'S MANUAL)
Ford 1939

FORD PASSENGER CAR
OWNER'S MANUAL
Ford 1950
     

FORD OWNER'S MANUAL
Ford 1968

OWNERS MANUAL FOR THE GLAS ISAR T600 / T700
Glas 1964

OWNERS MANUAL FOR THE
GRAHAM MODEL 68
Graham 1934-35
     

HONDA CIVIC OWNER'S MANUAL
Honda 1975

OWNERS MANUAL FOR
THE HUDSON HORNET
Hudson 1956

HUDSON TECHNICAL SERVICE MANUAL: SUPPLEMENT
Hudson 1957
     

CARE AND OPERATION
OF THE HARVESTER
Holt 1912

OWNERS MANUAL FOR THE KAISER
Kaiser 1950

LAGONDA THREE LITRE INSTRUCTION BOOK
Lagonda 1956
     

LASALLE OPERATOR'S
MANUAL (Model 328)
LaSalle 1929

BOOK OF INSTRUCTION: LINCOLN MOTOR CARS (Model L V-8)
Lincoln 1927

OWNERS MANUAL FOR
THE MERCURY 8
Mercury 1942
     

OWNERS MANUAL FOR
THE MERCURY
Mercury 1949

OWNERS MANUAL FOR THE METROPOLITAN
Metropolitan 1954

NASH RAMBLER AIRFLYTE
OWNER'S MANUAL
Nash 1950
     

OLDSMOBILE OWNERS MANUAL: 98 . DELTA 88 . DELMONT 88
Oldsmobile 1968

OLDSMOBILE CHASSIS
SERVICE MANUAL
Oldsmobile 1971

OPEL KADETT OWNER'S MANUAL
Opel 1970
     

PACKARD ONE TWENTY: EIGHT . SUPER EIGHT . TWELVE: SHOP MANUAL
Packard 1936

PACKARD ONE TWENTY
TECHNICAL DATA
Packard 1935

PACKARD MASTER PARTS LIST
Packard 1940
     

TO ACQUAINT YOU WITH
YOUR NEW PACKARD
Packard 1952

PEERLESS MASTER EIGHT INFORMATION BOOK
(OWNERS MANUAL)
Peerless 1930/31

GOOD GOING IN YOUR NEW PLYMOUTH (OWNER'S MANUAL)
Plymouth 1950
     

PLYMOUTH SERVICE MANUAL: PLAZA . SAVOY . BELVEDERE
Plymouth 1957/58

YOU'RE AHEAD FOR KEEPS IN YOUR NEW PLYMOUTH (OWNER'S MANUAL)
Plymouth 1958

PONTIAC SHOP MANUAL
Pontiac 1958
     

TO HELP YOU GET THE MOST ENJOYMENT FROM YOUR NEW PONTIAC (OWNER'S MANUAL)
Pontiac 1949

PONTIAC OR TEMPEST
OWNER'S GUIDE
Pontiac 1966

RENAULT 48/10: INTEREUROPE WORKSHOP MANUAL [143]
Renault 1962
     

OWNERS MANUAL FOR THE SAAB STATION WAGON
Saab 1965

OWNERS MANUAL FOR
THE SIMCA 1500
Simca 1966

MAINTENANCE INFORMATION FOR THE DELIVERY TRUCK OPERATOR
Studebaker 1945
     

STUDEBAKER AND PACKARD
BODY PARTS CATALOG
Studebaker 1953-58

OWNERS MANUAL FOR THE
SUNBEAM ALPINE MARK III
Sunbeam 1954/55

OWNERS MANUAL FOR THE SUNBEAM-TALBOT 90 MARK IIA
Sunbeam-Talbot 1953/54
     

TOYOTA CORONA
OWNERS MANUAL
Toyota 1967

VOLKSWAGEN OFFICIAL
SERVICE MANUAL: FASTBACK
AND SQUAREBACK
Volkswagen 1968-73

WOLSELEY SIX EIGHTY INSTRUCTION MANUAL
Wolseley 1949
     


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Out-of-Print Books - Owner's Manuals/Manuals - Technical Books

AUTO-LITE SERVICE PARTS CATALOG - PASSENGER CARS AND TRUCKS
1940-55

AUTOMOBILE AERODYNAMICS: WAKES, WIND EFFECT, VEHICLE DEVELOPMENT
1984

BATTERY SIDE OF VOLTAGE REGULATION
1952
     

BETTER IGNITION: DELCO-REMY
1951

DELCO CIRCUIT DIAGRAMS
OF THE AUTOMOBILE SYSTEM
1918

EMCO MALLEABLES:
CATALOGUE 9 - SUPPLEMENT
1925/26
     

LUCAS QUALITY
EQUIPMENT & SPARE PARTS
1955

MILLER BLUE BOOK:
AUTOMOTIVE NECESSITIES
1937

MOTOR VEHICLE FACTS
& FIGURES - 1997
1997
     

MOTOR VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION: PASSENGER CARS . MULTIPURPOSE PASSENGER VEHICLES . LIGHT TRUCKS- 1984
1984

NATIONAL SERVICE DATA
1937-51

PHILCO TRAINING MANUAL ON ELECTRICAL POWER EQUIPMENT: GENERATORS AND MOTORS
1951
     

SEALED POWER SALES AND SERVICE MANUAL: OIL AND GASOLINE ECONOMY
1940

SERVICE PROCEDURE: BB DOWNDRAFT CARBURETOR
1935-38

THE ALL CANADIAN BEST
SELLERS CATALOGUE
1958
     

TREAD DESIGN GUIDE, Vol. 26
1991

VICTORY: ZENITH AND THE
LIBERTY ENGINE
1919

WORLD MOTOR VEHICLE
DATA - 1994
1995
     
 
 
 
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