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American Gasoline Engines Since 1872


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Old 11-29-2004, 10:41:01 PM
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Hi, I am looking for a book by Charles Wendel called "American Gasoline Engines Since 1872". Would anyone be able to help me find one that is affordable? Thanks so much!
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Unless you can find someone who has been in a closet for the last couple years the answer is, unfortunately, no.
Everyone HERE knows what they have been bringing which is why I will post this:
A hardcover JUST SOLD on Ebay for $189.16 and I just sold a soft cover edition a few weeks ago for almost $90.
Not very promising............

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There are one or two on eBay now, but they won't likely be cheap. One is #6938370694.
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I meet a man at an engine show, was talking to him about my jaeger and a few other things when he asked if I had yet obtained a copy of the BYB...I responded that no I had not because they were kind of expensive...he says "no, not realy, $40 is not to bad for all the info it provides." WOW... shoulda offered 50 for his copy! When I told him that they were going for well above 40 dollers he thought I was off my rocker!

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Well I have a brand new spare copy if someone is interested for the money you talking about.
Will be nice to see the interest

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