RECORD OF RECENT CONSTUCTION, NOS. 11-20, BURNHAM WILLIAMS & CO.

Philadelphia, PA: Baldwin Locomotive Works/Burnham Williams & Co., 1900. Hardcover. Item #34133

Issues 11 through 20 from 1899 to 1900 of Baldwin Locomotive Works' "Records of Recent Construction," with original wrapper covers, custom bound into hardcover for William L. Austin with his name stamped in gilt on the front cover. Austin entered the firm Baldwin Locomitive Works in 1870 and in 1885 became a partner in the firm of Burnham, Parry, Williams & Co., and later Chairman of the Board of Baldwin. Issues 11] Record of Recent Construction, March, 1899; 12] Record of Recent Construction, April, 1899; 13] Record of Recent Construction, June, 1899; 14] Record of Recent Construction, May, 1899; 15] Record of Recent Construction, September, 1899; 16] Record of Recent Construction, September, 1899; 17] Record of Recent Construction, December, 1899; 18] Record of Recent Construction, January, 1900; 19] Record of Recent Construction, May, 1900; 20] Record of Recent Construction, September, 1900. Bound in original red calf with raised bands and lettering and intricate border design stamped in gilt. Wm. L. Austin's name also stamped in gilt on the front cover. Marbled endpapers. Top of text block in gilt. Corners professionally repaired. Very shallow loss at head and heal of spine. A handsome, near fine, bright copy.

Price: $995.00