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'Starting the Bicycle', and 'Going Down Hill', 1869.

'Starting the Bicycle', and 'Going Down Hill', 1869.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 20cm x 32cm


An intrepid cyclist pushes off, and another speeds downhill, legs lifted clear of the pedals, the spokes a blur. Illustration from 'The Velocipede: its past, its present & its future' by J F B, (London, 1869).

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