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Locomotive Valves and Valve Gears with a Special Treatise on Valve Setting ,,

by Yoder, Jacob and Wharen, George

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NY: D. Van Nostrand Co, 1917. Hardcover. No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (1917), hardcover, no dust jacket, dark brown covers with gilt spine lettering; covers lightly spotted and rubbed, very slight bend to covers, edges and endpapers lightly soiled or discolored, binding tight, contents lightly toned, b/w illstns., 273 pp.,
  • Bookseller: Museum Books LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 015955
  • Title: Locomotive Valves and Valve Gears with a Special Treatise on Valve Setting ,,
  • Author: Yoder, Jacob and Wharen, George
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: D. Van Nostrand Co
  • Place: NY
  • Date published: 1917
  • Keywords: Railroads, Locomotives, Valves, Valve Gears


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