New York: Engineering News, 1901. Second edition. Hardcover. Item #29770
Expanded and revised from the first edition. The general principles underlaying track work, including the numerous details of material, appliances and work, and the various methods of practice which vary on different roads and in different sections of the country. Chapters on roadbeds, ballast, rails, switches, fences, bridge floors, tanks, sidetracks, etc. 471 pages plus index and ads. Numerous illustrations and diagrams. Rear hinge starting. Foldout table in rear and head of spine professionally repaired. Attractive bookplate of the period. Call numbers removed. Dark red cloth. A very good copy.