1957 · New York
by Combes, C.L., ed.
New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation. Very Good+. 1957. Twentieth Edition. Hardcover. (no dust jacket, as issued) [a good sound copy, binding and hinges fully intact, light external wear, a few small scrape marks on front cover, previous owner's name and related information at top of front endpaper]. (B&W photographs, diagrams, etc.) Subtitle tells it all: "Definitions and Typical Illustrations of Railroad and Industrial Cars, Their Parts and Equipment; Cars Built in America for Export to Foreign Countries; Descriptions and Illustrations of Shops and Equipment Employed in the Construction and Repair of Cars." Compiled and edited for the Association of American Railroads -- Mechanical Divisions. 1,114 pages of photographs, schematic drawings and specs, ads; indexes to parts and products; index to advertisers. ****NOTE that additional postage charges will be assessed for international shipping of this very heavy volume; if this concerns you, please contact us for a shipping quote before placing your order.**** (Domestic Media Mail shipping is always FREE at ReadInk.) . (Inventory #: 27078)