The Wonder Book of Railways, for boys and girls

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Date: 1900

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A wonderful informative book on railways from early 20th century. Detailing how trains, and their systems work.

This book explains how express steam trains, took on water for boilers, while on the move. How mail trains worked, with sorting pickup and delivery of mail bags while in transit. Lots of photos b/w and colour plates.

Undated, general date of 1900 given.

Ninth edition.

13th edition is known to have a different set of plates.

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Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co. Limited

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English

Contributor(s):

University of Toronto

ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-07-29

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