New York: Tudor Publishing Company, 1937. 1937 edition. Hardcover. Item #15614
"An outline of the development in modes of travel from archaic vehicles of Colonial times to the completion of the first trans-continental railroad: the influence of the Indians on the Free Movement and Territorial Unity of the White race: the part played by travel methods in the economic conquest of the continent: and those related human experiences, changing social conditioons and governmental attitudes." Howes: USiana D557. 1531 pages with illustrations. Offsetting and light foxing to endpapers. Tiny spots of foxing along page edges. Bound in original blue cloth with lettering in gilt. Very good in very good dust jacket with several small tears, abrasion to front panel, general mild edge wear, and foxing to reverse. A nice copy.