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Halting High Speed Horses Prefaced with Abstract of High Speed Horses: Presented at the Massachusetts Institute… by  L. K Sillcox - Paperback - Edition Unstated - 1951 - from Dennis Holzman Antiques (SKU: 005587)

Halting High Speed Horses Prefaced with Abstract of High Speed Horses: Presented at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology March 2, 1951

Halting High Speed Horses Prefaced with Abstract of High Speed Horses: Presented at the Massachusetts Institute… by  L. K Sillcox - Paperback - Edition Unstated - 1951 - from Dennis Holzman Antiques (SKU: 005587)

Halting High Speed Horses Prefaced with Abstract of High Speed Horses: Presented at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology March 2, 1951

by Sillcox, L. K

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The New York Air Brake Company, New York, 1951. Edition Unstated. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Stapled b & w pictorial wraps, viii + 33 pp. (one side of page only), graphs; a paper presented March 2, 1951 at M.I.T. by L.K. Sillcox, then Executive Vice-President of the New York Air Brake Company. Highly technical, presented when diesel-electric engines were considered new technology and addresses braking issues for both steam locomotives and diesel engines. Wraps are soiled, stain at foot of spine, back lower corner of wrap torn off, last page and back wrap have long crease at lower corner. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 8 oz. Category: Railways; Science & Technology; Books; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 005587. .

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book dealer
Dennis Holzman Antiques US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
005587
Title
Halting High Speed Horses Prefaced with Abstract of High Speed Horses: Presented at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology March 2, 1951
Author
Sillcox, L. K
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
second hand - Good
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
Edition Unstated
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
The New York Air Brake Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1951
Keywords
BZDB7 NOISBN L. K. Sillcox Air Brake Technology Railroads Massachusetts Institute of Technology Railways; Science & Technology; Books; Halting High Speed Horses Prefaced with Abstract of High Speed Horses Presented at the Massachusetts Institute o
Bookseller catalogs
Science & Technology; Railways;

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Dennis Holzman Antiques, est. 1975, sells select antiques, hard-to-find & antiquarian books, manuscripts, and autographs both on-line and our Cohoes, N.Y. shop. We take pride in our accurate & complete book descriptions, our fast shipping, and our attention to customer service. All of our on-line books are in stock and ready to ship within 48 hours of receiving your order/payment. We answer all inquiries and welcome your questions. Visit our website: www.holzmanantiques.com

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