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Means of transport-Mezzo di trasporto-Moyen de transport: Bike, tricycle-Bicicletta, triciclo-Vélo, tricycle
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Internet: https://archive.org/details/tenthousandmiles00kron
Additional references-Riferimenti complementari-Références complémentaires: Kron K., Ten thousand miles on a bicycle, Lyman Hotchkiss Bagg, 1887.

This is a book of American roads, for men who travel on the bicycle. Its  ideal is that of a gazetteer, a dictionary, a cyclopaedia, a statistical guide, a thesaurus of facts. The elaborateness of its indexing shows that it is designed less for reading than for reference, — less for amusement than for instruction, — and debars any one from objecting to the multiplicity of its details. No need exists for a weary wading through the mass of these by any seeker for special knowledge. The information which he wants can be found at once, if contained in the book at all ; and the pages which do not interest him can be left severely alone.

Kron K., Ten thousand miles on a bicycle, Lyman Hotchkiss Bagg, 1887

 

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