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The History of the First Locomotives in America - From Original Documents, and the Testimony of Living Witnesses

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The History of the First Locomotives in America - From Original Documents, and the Testimony of Living Witnesses

by Brown, William H

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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1871 First edition. Tall 8vo 9 1/2" tall x 6 1/2". In original pebbled dark maroon cloth stamped in gilt on spine. x, 9-242 pages plus 2 pages of ads at back. Engraved illustrations plus 5 plates that fold-out . Clean. Tightly bound. Laid in is a poster size 17" x 22" flyer advertsing the book Iron Horse by E. P. Alexander. Very good condition..

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Cultural Connection US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
The History of the First Locomotives in America - From Original Documents, and the Testimony of Living Witnesses
Author
Brown, William H
Book Condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
D. Appleton and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1871
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