New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing, 1957. First edition, third printing. Hardcover. Item #41183
Covers completely and authoritatively all aspects of model railroading; tinplate and scale, layout planning and construction, building of equipment, control and wiring, signals, scenery, operation, the history of the hobby, trolley and live steam models, etc.. 335 pages with photographs, illustrations, diagrams, and index. Small owner stamp on the front endpaper. Fine in very good dust jacket with mild wear at spine panel ends.