London/New York: Offices of "Engineering"/John Wiley and Sons, 1879. First Edition. Hardcover folio. Item #44098
274 pages with numerous engraved illustrations, tables of rolling stock, other tables, graphs, appendix and index. plus eighty-two illustrated full-page plates of equipment, structures, signals, stations, parts, etc.. Chapters include Historical, Permanent Way & Signals, Stations, Bridges, Building and Repairing Shops, Locomotives, Rolling Stock, Continuous Brakes, and Revenue and Expenditure. Bround in original dark brown full leather. Professionally rebacked with original lettered spine laid on. A very good plus copy.