A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON RAIL-ROADS, AND INTERIOR COMMUNICATION IN GENERAL. CONTAINING AN ACCOUNT OF THE PERFORMANCES OF THE DIFFERENT LOCOMOTIVE ENGINES AT AND SUBSEQUENT TO THE LIVERPOOL CONTEST; UPWARDS OF TWO HUNDRED AND SIXTY EXPERIMENTS; WITH TABLES OF THE COMPARATIVE VALUE OF CANALS AND RAIL-ROADS, AND THE POWER OF THE PRESENT LOCOMOTIVE ENGINES. ILLUSTRATED BY NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS... FIRST AMERICAN, FROM THE SECOND ENGLISH EDITION, WITH CORRECTIONS, NOTES, AND ADDITIONS; ALSO, AN APPENDIX, CONTAINING A DETAILED ACCOUNT OF A NUMBER OF RAIL-ROADS IN EUROPE, AND IN THE UNITED STATES

David M. Lesser, Fine Antiquarian Books LLC
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