London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, Printers, 1904. First edition. Softcover. Item #45432
A report by Priestley on the railways in America submitted to the Government of India for use in improving the operation of Indian railroads. Chapters on Organisation, Statistics, Gauge, Goods Rates, Train Loads, Passenger Traffic, Working of Trains, Goods Traffic, and Labour Saving Devices. 128 pages with a few photographs, tables, foldout track yard map, and illustrations. Bound in blue paper covers with black cloth back strip. Cover printed in black. Fold full length down the middle of the front cover and a few of initial pages. A very good copy.