UNSAFE AT ANY SPEED, Ralph Nader - 1965 [1st Ed] Report U.S. Auto Industry VG+

$110.00
FIRST EDITION. A 20th century volume in the original illustrated DJ, firmly bound in red cloth with silver lettering and publisher's logo to the spine. Volume exhibits minimal signs of commensurate age and wear. Exterior is gently rubbed with mild stains to areas and gently bumped spine ends. Interior is gently age-toned. DJ is darkened and exhibits stains, tears and wear to the edges included inner flaps, corners and spine ends. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE! Please see description for more details. AS IS.

Unsafe at Any Speed: The Designed-In Dangers of the American Automobile

by Ralph Nader

First Edition. Published by: Grossman Publishers. New York, NY. 1965. 

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD+ condition, with a GOOD DJ. 

  • Red cloth binding featuring stamped publisher's logo to the cover and silver lettering with publisher's logos to the spine. 
  • Covers exhibit minimal signs of commensurate age and wear. 
  • Boards are mildly stained and gently rubbed. Please see photos.
  • Corners are sharp. 
  • Spine is gently rubbed with faint stains and gently bumped ends. 
  • Binding is firm.
  • Hinges are secure and fully intact. 
  • Interior is gently age-toned and exhibits minimal signs of commensurate age and wear. 
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • Text block edges have dyed solid top edge while the remaining edges are gently darkened. 
  • DJ is gently darkened and exhibits mild stains to areas, small punctures, open tears and moderate wear along the edges including the corners, inner flaps and spine ends. Please see photos. 
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20181105
365 pages. 5.5" by 8.25". 


FIRST EDITION
Ralph Nader's landmark investigative report on the safety practices and regulations of the American automotive industry during the first half of the 20th century.




Volume features an index for reference and a two part appendix that includes a visual inspection form consisting of a list of safety requirements with rating scale and an official legal statement issued by Gordon T. Nevsig, Clerk of the Board of Supervisors of the County of Los Angeles, January 28, 1965. 





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Modified Item: No
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Binding: Hardcover
Region: North America
Original/Facsimile: Original
Language: English
Special Attributes: 1st Edition
Subject: Law & Government
Topic: American (US)
Publisher: Grossman Publishers
Place of Publication: New York NY
Year Printed: 1965
Author: Ralph Nader
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