LOCOMOTIVE CATECHISM. Robert Grimshaw.

LOCOMOTIVE CATECHISM

Anaheim, CA: Locomotive Reprints [Locomotive Publishing Company/Norman W. Henley], 1978. Facsimile reprint. Hardcover. Item #46908

Reprint of the twenty-seventh edition, 1908.The lengthy subtitle reads: "A Practical and Complete Work on the Design, Construction, Running and Repair of All Kinds of Locomotives. Up-to_Date Information on the Air-Brake, Super-Heater, Walschaert Valve Gear, Compound, Electric and Unaflow Locomotives for Firemen, Engineers, Trainmen, Switchmen, Shop Hands and Roundhouse Men, Containing 3,000 Examination Questions with Correct Answers Including Official Questions used by Prominent American Railways in examining Firemen and Engineers for Employment and Promotion." 817 pages with illustrations, foldout diagrams and index, plus 13 pages of the Norman W. Henley Ppublisher ads. Bound in tan buckram with printing in gilt. A near fine copy.

Price: $35.00