New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation, 1950. Fourteenth Edition. Hardcover. Item #30812
Definitions and typical illustrations of steam, turbine, electric and diesel locomotives, their parts and equipment, including a section on locomotive shops and engine terminals. Photographs, illustrations and diagrams. 1028 pages. One of the final issues of the Cyclopedias in which steam locomotives would be featured. Bound in original dark blue cloth with lettering and background in gilt. Southern Pacific Company stamps on the front and rear endpapers. A portion of the front paste-down endpaper removed. A very good plus copy.