New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Company, 1940. Fifteenth edition. Hardcover. Item #40061
Definitions and typical illustrations of railroad and industrial cars, their parts and equipment; cars built in America for export to foreign countries; descriptions and illustrations of shops and equipment employed in the construction and repair of cars. 1352 pages with text, photographs of freight and passenger cars, and dimensional diagrams of the same. Features cars built by American Car and Foundry, Budd, General American Transportation Corp. (GATX), Pullman-Standard, Greenville Steel Car Co., The Bettendorf Company, to name but a few. Bound in black cloth. Errata sheet fixed to the reverse of the front endpaper. Professionally rebacked with original spine pressed on. Title page not present, else a very good plus copy.