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The old-time bicycle book

Lynn Lee Monroe

The old-time bicycle book

by Lynn Lee Monroe

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Published by Carolrhoda Books in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cycling -- History -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Describes the invention of the bicycle and traces its development from the Hobby Horse, the Ariel, and other early models to today"s multi-speed vehicles.

    Edition Notes

    j-105,329

    Statementby Lynn Lee Monroe ; pictures by George Overlie.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesOn my own books
    ContributionsOverlie, George.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23255573M
    ISBN 100876141106
    OCLC/WorldCa5008048

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The old-time bicycle book. [Lynn Lee Monroe; George Overlie] -- Describes the invention of the bicycle and traces its development from the Hobby Horse, the Ariel, and other early models to today's multi-speed vehicles.

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