Floyd Clymer’s 1915 Chevrolet Four-Ninety Brochure

1915 Chevrolet model “Four-Ninety” folder 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ .This catalog gives detailed information and illustrations and specifications of the 1915 model.
Floyd Clymer built a publishing empire by printing copies of other peoples books and manuals, sometimes skirting copyright laws sometimes not so much.
Great info on this model car at any rate. Original uncirculated copy from a previous Clymer employee.

Floyd Clymer Indian Motorcycle 1970 Full Brochure

This is an original Indian Motorcycle publication from 1969. F.Clymer had invested in the Brand and was trying to revive the company. This 30 page brochure details the new model line up with specs and photos. Good shape for its age with some yellowing and fraying. Pages still firm.

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Floyd Clymer’s Historical Motor Scrapbook Number Two

This is a used copy of Floyd Clymer’s 2nd Scrapbook, these “scrapbooks” are compilations of many vintage advertisements arranged in a scrapbook format. Sometimes Floyd makes a comment about a particular add. In the front Floyd likes to tell stories about about his experiences and it is a slice of his autobiography and American and Colorado History at the same time. In this issue he talks about becoming the youngest automobile dealer, seeing an airplane for the first time and learning to race motorcycles.
Most of the advertisements are for vintage automobiles with a nice mix of motorcycles.
This book is well read and has some yellowing of pages.
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Floyd Clymer’s Historical Motor Scrapbook Number Three

This is a used copy of Floyd Clymer’s 3rd Scrapbook, these “scrapbooks” are compilations of many vintage advertisements arranged in a scrapbook format. Sometimes Floyd makes a comment about a particular add. In the front Floyd likes to tell stories about about his experiences and it is a slice of his autobiography and American and Colorado History at the same time. In this issue he talks about the first motorcyclists to climb Pikes Peak in 1906 and his own adventures in conquering the Peak. Also some good stuff on California speedway racing in the 30’s.
Most of the advertisements are for vintage automobiles with a nice mix of motorcycles.
This book is well read and has some yellowing of pages.
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Floyd Clymer’s Historical Motor Scrapbook Number Four

This is a used copy of Floyd Clymer’s 4th Scrapbook, these “scrapbooks” are compilations of many vintage advertisements arranged in a scrapbook format. Sometimes Floyd makes a comment about a particular add. In the front Floyd likes to tell stories about about his experiences and it is a slice of his autobiography and American and Colorado History at the same time. In this issue he talks about racing a train while on a motorcycle, he became not only a motorcycle dealer but also a distributor at a very young age.
Most of the advertisements are for vintage automobiles ( Abbott, Biddle, Case, Cord, Dixie, Doble, Erkskine, Franklin, Kissel, Lewis, Matheson, Owen, Pullman, Roamer, Welch) with a nice mix of motorcycles.
This book was once a library book and was well read it has been repaired inside the cover and has some yellowing of pages.
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