New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation, 1953. Eighteenth edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #41028
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. 8.5"x12". 1308 pages with text, photographs of freight and passenger cars, and data and dimensional diagrams of the same. Errata sheet laid in. Bound in original green cloth with lettering in reverse gilt. Front cpver lower corner soft. Hinges sound and unborken. Small abrasions to the front endpaper and the title page. A very good plus copy.