Railways: Second Series of Railway Practice

By: Brees. S C

Price: £280.00

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This is the rare complete set of the Second Series of Railway Practice consisting of the quarto text volume and the folio volume of plates.The books are finely and uniformly bound in recent half dark brown calf with lettering labels and marbled paper sides. The text volume gives detailed descriptions of the plates and is complete with 124 pages. The plate volume is complete with 61 plates (some folding) but has no title page. In the plate volume there are a few plates with a small ink stamp and all have a blind stamp in the lower margin. The contents are very clean apart from some noticeable foxing on six plates The text volume has two blind stamps and an occasional foxing spot but is otherwise unmarked. A handsome set

Title: Railways: Second Series of Railway Practice

Author Name: Brees. S C

Categories: Science and Technology,

Publisher: London, John Williams: 1847

Seller ID: 004355

Keywords: transport railway engineering trains,