RECENT PRCTICE IN THE LOCOMOTIVE ENGINE: (BEING A SUPPLEMENT TO "RAILWAY MACHINERY,") COMPRISING THE LATEST ENGLISH IMPROVEMENTS, AND A REATISE ON THE LOCOMOTIVE ENGINES OF THE UNITED STATES. ILLUSTRATED BY A SEIRES OF PLATES, AND NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS. Daniel Kinnear Clark, Zerah Colburn.

RECENT PRCTICE IN THE LOCOMOTIVE ENGINE: (BEING A SUPPLEMENT TO "RAILWAY MACHINERY,") COMPRISING THE LATEST ENGLISH IMPROVEMENTS, AND A REATISE ON THE LOCOMOTIVE ENGINES OF THE UNITED STATES. ILLUSTRATED BY A SEIRES OF PLATES, AND NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS...

Glasgow and London: Blakie and Son, 1860. First edition. Hardcover folio. Item #46372

Eighty four pages of text with woodcuts, plus all twenty dimensional diagram plates in the rear. Plate numbers begin with XXXI, a continuation of the series in the author's work on Railway Machinery, issued in 1855 in thirty parts. Recently bound in maroon cloth with leather title label fixed to the spine. Moderate foxing throughout. A very good copy.

Price: $700.00