Omaha, NE: Rail Heritage Publications [Simmons-Boardman], 1980. Hardcover. Item #47071
The material in this book was used to train tens of thousands of railroad shop craftsmen who maintained the nation's steam locomotive fleet. 333 pages with chapters on Locomotive Firing, Combustion, Locomotive Boilers, Lifting Injectors, The Locomot ive, Walschaert Valve Gear, Baker Valve Gear, Young Valve Gear, Valve Setting, and Superheaters. Bound in original brown pebbled cloth with lettering in gilt. A fine, as new copy.