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Annual Report of the Commissioner of Railroads Made to the Secretary of the Interior for the Year Ending June 30, 1882

by Armstrong, William H ,Commissioner of Railroads

Condition: Good

Washington, DC, USA: Government Printing Office, 1882. First American edition. Hardcover. Good. The brown cloth boards has had the spine repaired with cloth tape. Ex-libary bookplate of the Pennsylvania Railroad Library on front end page with the embossed seal on the title page. Tipped in, 'Compliments of W. H. Armstrong Commissioner of Railroads.' on title page, appears to be auto signed for his signature. Pages 285.

  • Seller: Olmstead Books CA (CA)
  • Seller Inventory #: 8955
  • Title: Annual Report of the Commissioner of Railroads Made to the Secretary of the Interior for the Year Ending June 30, 1882
  • Author: Armstrong, William H ,Commissioner of Railroads
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First American edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Government Printing Office
  • Place: Washington, DC, USA
  • Date published: 1882
  • Keywords: Railroads
  • Bookseller catalogs: Transportation;



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