San Marino, CA: Golden West Books, 1979. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #35706
The railroad existed to roll Illinois coal and unit trains of Western low-sulphur coal to Havana for the barge run up the Illinois River to Chicago for its owner, Commonwealth Edison. 240 pages of text, photographs, maps, and rosters. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket with just a hint of rubbing along the edges. A very attractive copy.