This is not a Print-on-Demand or facsimile book. It was published as a paperback by Quill, 105 Madison Ave., New York, NY, a division of William Morrow & Co. in 1983 with a price of $4.95. Car is about a man who is going to eat a car- because it's there. A new Ford Maverick, half an ounce a day, from bumper to bumper in front of the country on national TV. The author, Harry Eugene Crews (1935-2012) , was born in Georgia. He was an American novelist, playwright, short story writer and essayist.