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The American Railroad Passenger Car (Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology)

by Professor John H. White Jr

Condition: Very Good/Good


The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1978 book is tight with no markings, dj has some rubbing and light soiling, edges have curlin/creasing along with several small tears and chipping . First Edition/First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.


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