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Early Railways – J. B. Snell – Secondhand Hardback Book 2nd Edition 1972


Pictorial history of railways from their very beginning until the First World War. Includes technical development of steam power, building of permanent way, engine design, signalling systems, tunnelling, politics and conditions of early rail travel.

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Hardback book with illustrated boards protected by a similarly illustrated clipped dustjacket which shows some edge wear. Slight foxing along top edge of pages.

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Dimensions 24.5 × 21 × 1.5 cm
Book Author

J. B. Snell

Book Format

Hard Back


Secondhand – Good

First Published


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Octopus Books Ltd

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