Iron Horses . American Locomotives, 1829-1900

By: Alexander, E. P.

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This is a slightly altered reprint of the Unabridged republication of the original edition published by W. W. Norton & Company, Inc,. New York, 1941. Laminated pictorial card covers with white titling to the spine and front cover. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There are No Inscriptions or Marks. 240 pp. Illustrated with b/w line drawings of Locomotives. Bibliography. Overall, this is an Excellent, Very Clean, Tight and Bright 'As New' copy. "The steam locomotives of the nineteenth century played an important role in developing America's western frontier. This book preserves many of the colourful stories that surround the exploits of these engines - from the earliest primitive machines to the imposing locomotives at the turn of the century..... " ; 4to 11" - 13" tall

Title: Iron Horses . American Locomotives, 1829-1900

Author Name: Alexander, E. P.

Categories: History & Politics. Churchill, American Literature, N & S. America/ USA, Transport. Railways. Motoring,

Edition: First Edition Thus

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications Inc.: 2003

ISBN Number: 0486425312

ISBN Number 13: 9780486425313

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 111448

Keywords: Iron Horses; American Locomotives, 1829-1900; E. P. Alexander; Wild West; American Trains; American Railways; Lightning; Phantom; Highland Light; Nathaniel Mckay; Steam Trains; John Bull; Tom Thumb;