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 ... With tables of the comparative value of canals and rail-roads, and the power of the present locomotive engines. Illustrated by numerous engravings / By Nicholas Wood.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: TextTextPublication details: Philadelphia : Carey & Lea : Griggs and Dickinson, printers, 1832.; PA. Philadelphia. Edition: 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 StatesDescription: xi, [2], x-xxvi, [27]-598, [2] p., [13] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 25 cmNotes: Printer statement from t.p. verso;
Eight out of the thirteen plates are numbered;
Signatures: [A]♯ B℗ 2-75♯;
Includes index.
References: Checklist Amer. imprints 17137.References: Thomson, T.R. Railroads, 691.Local Notes: PPL copy inscribed: Eli K. Price.Local Added Entry - Personal Name: Price, Eli K. 1797-1884, former owner.Imprint: PA. Philadelphia. 1832.Subject(s):
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Printer statement from t.p. verso.

Eight out of the thirteen plates are numbered.

Signatures: [A]♯ B℗ 2-75♯.

Includes index.

Checklist Amer. imprints 17137.

Thomson, T.R. Railroads, 691.

PPL copy inscribed: Eli K. Price.

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