Steam Locomotives of the Eastern European Railroads :: A. E. Durrant soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
New York: Drake Publishers, 1973, Hardback in dust wrapper.
2nd (revised) edition, 1st printing, first published 1966. Includes: Black & white profiles; Black & white photographs; Tables; List of abbreviations; 2-column text;
From the cover: In this book, the first to deal with its subject, the Iron Curtain is raised to reveal the fascinating variety of steam power that is found on the railroads of Eastern Europe. The book begins with a survey of the old Austrian and Prussian empires, then discusses Hungary and the Baltic countries, the new countries created from the ashes of the empires after the First World War, as well as miscellaneous engines and those used by these countries during pe…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Text complete, clean and tight but with a hint of age-toning to the margins.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 160 pages. Index. 9¾” x 7¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I sweet-talk you into considering additional gorgeous books that are part of my Transport Rail catalogue?