New York: Simmons-Boardman, 1953. Nineteenth edition. Hardcover. Item #12469
Definitions and typical illustrations of railroad and industrial cars, their parts and equipment; cars built in America for export to foreign countries; descriptions and illustrations of shops and equipment employed in the construction and repair of cars. 8.5"x12". 1280 pages with text, photographs of freight and passenger cars, and dimensional diagrams of the same. Features cars built by American Car and Foundry, Budd, International Railway Car Co., General American Transp ortation Corp. (GATX), Pullman-Standard, Greenville Steel Car Co., Chicago Freight Car & Parts Co., to name but a few. Bound in original orange cloth with dark blue lettering. A fine and bright copy.