American Railroad Journal and Mechanics' Magazine Vol. V, No. 9 (New Series) [Vol. XI, Whole No. 369] 1 November 1840, pp. 257-287 [extract]

By: Poor, Henry V. (editor)

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Extract consisting of pp. 257-287, contents including "Adaptation of the form of furnace to the kind of fuel consumed -- considered particularly in reference to steam engine boilers," "Report of James Renwick, LL.D., on mode of supplying the Erie Canal with water from Lockport to the Cayuga marshes," "On the Steam Engine" (continuation), "Railroads in the State of Pennsylvania" by Chevalier De Gerstner (under the more general title "Railroads of the United States") accompanied by a two-page table of Railroads Completed and In Progress in the State of Pennsylvania, "An essay on the boilers of steam engines" by A. Armstrong, "Fourth annual report of the president and directors to the stockholders of the L.C. & C. Railroad Company" (to be continued). Disbound, internally complete, slightly toned. Early summary report of railroads in Pennsylvania.

Title: American Railroad Journal and Mechanics' Magazine Vol. V, No. 9 (New Series) [Vol. XI, Whole No. 369] 1 November 1840, pp. 257-287 [extract]

Author Name: Poor, Henry V. (editor)

Categories: Railroads & Trolleys, Pennsylvania: General,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: American Railroad Journal and Mechanics' Magazine: 1840

Binding: Disbound

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 008902

Keywords: RAILROAD PENNSYLVANIA