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B&W Photographs, maps, facsimile documents; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 207 pages; Snugly bound and neat in crisp edged, pictorial dust jacket. Mild shelf/handling wear to jacket edges and superficial rub to surfaces. Publisher's price has been clipped from front flap. Solid and neat unmarked copy. NF/VG+. N° de ref. de la librería
Sinopsis: Well-written biography of Theodore Judah, the man who found route through the Sierra mountains for the transcontinental railroad, helped incorporate the Central Pacific Railway, and pushed the railroad bill of 1862 through the House and Senate. 207 pages with index and bibliography.
Título: Rails From The West; A Biography of Theodore...
Editorial: Golden West Books
Año de publicación: 1969
Condición del libro: Near Fine
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción Golden West Books, San Marino, CA., 1969. Cloth. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good ++. Edition not Stated. This 207 pp. indexed book is the "Golden Spike Edition" of this well documented history of a man who, as a railroad engineer, moved his family from New York to California in 1854. There he built the California railroads while constantly searching for a pass to build East across the mountains, so as to obtain train tracks from the East Coast to the West. Through his hard work, determination, and lots of legislation, that Golden Spike was driven in, in Utah, in 1869, connecting the old and the new lines, years before this might have been accomplished without his efforts. The jacket is fine other than a negligible 1/2" slit on the rear top edge. Photos upon request. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardback. Nº de ref. de la librería 42995
Descripción Golden West Books. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Dust jacket in good condition. SIGNED and inscribed by the author. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Signed and inscribed by author. Dust jacket now wrapped with protective mylar cover. Light chipping and tearing to edges of dust jacket. Secure packaging for safe delivery. Nº de ref. de la librería 1309096547
Descripción Golden West Books, San Marino, CA, 1969. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good. First edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. First printing of first edition (Golden Spike Edition). SIGNED, dated, and inscribed by author on half-title page ("For Jeanette and Mary, With sincere wishes for your health and happiness"). Water staining to unclipped dust jacket. Book is unaffected, except for very faint waviness to pages and light staining to bottom edge. Binding is tight. Photo illustrations. 8vo. 207 pp. including index. In protective Mylar. Nº de ref. de la librería 82173
Descripción Golden West Books, 1969. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Near Fine, Like New. black photo-illustrated jacket with white cover, book in original plastic, unopened. Once Read Books, cover scan available - just ask, OnceReadBooks com Orders shipped via USPS. Nº de ref. de la librería 320481
Descripción Golden West Books, 1969. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good+. Estado de la sobrecubierta: /Good. GOOD+/GOOD. dark brown illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector. light shelf wear, small closed tears to edges, *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* by author Helen Hinckley on half-title page, signature adressed to Gloria. Once Read Books, cover scan available - just ask, OnceReadBooks com Orders shipped via USPS. Signed. Nº de ref. de la librería 320991
Descripción Golden West Books, San Marino. Cloth. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine. First Edition. Frontis., vii, 207 pp., illus. No Date (1969). Introduction by Leonard J. Arrington. Some very slight edgewear to both book and price-clipped dustjacket. Size: 8vo. Nº de ref. de la librería 005979
Descripción Golden West Books, 1969. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Includes dust jacket. Signed. First Edition. No printings are given. - Signed and inscribed by Author on the half-title page."To Barrett Kiesling / a wonderful evening for me / Helen Hinckley" " From the Library of Barrett C Kiesling. [ Barrett C. Kiesling was Publicity Director for MGM (1928 ~ 1955)]. - Bound in original maroon cloth with gold lettering. - Includes unclipped dust jacket with publisher's price($6.95) on upper inside flap. -mild wear, a few tiny tears to edges of jacket. - Former owner's name to upper half-title page. Otherwise, very clean, tight, square, and unmarked. A very good+ to fine copy in a very good jacket. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0001446016
Descripción Golden West Books, 1969. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: good. First Edition, 1st Printing. 0870950029. Nº de ref. de la librería 626320
Descripción Estado de conservación: Good. Book Condition: Good. Nº de ref. de la librería 97808709500254.0
Descripción Golden West Books, 1969. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Nº de ref. de la librería P020870950029