New York: Railroad Gazette, 1883. First Edition. Hardcover folio. Item #43306
A collection of 203 steel engravings and mechanical drawings of seventy locomotives which are published in this volume are reprinted from the 1870 through 1882 issues of The Railroad Gazette. Forty-six pages of data and descriptions. Fourty pages of engraved ads in the rear. Full page ads by all the major locomotive builders and suppliers, plus numerous smaller ads. Bound in original maroon quarter leather over black cloth. Leather corners repaired and spine rebacked professionally. Areas of raised cloth on the front cover. A solid very good copy.