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MANSIONS ON RAILS: The Folklore of the Private Railway Car


$200.00

By: Lucius Beebe
Edition: First Signed Limited Edition
Date: 1959
Published: Howell-North [Berkeley, CA]
Size (Details): 4to (382 pages, profusely illustrated, tipped-in color photo frontispiece, folding map in pocket at rear)
Binding: Hardcover (with Dust Jacket) [Decorated red cloth]

Category: Motor Books
From: Chartwell Booksellers
Item Number: 13647

Description: This is a very good copy of the First Signed Limited edition, number 783 of 1,950 copies produced, in the publisher's glassine dust jacket, which is slightly chipped, but without the original slipcase. It has been SIGNED twice by the author, once on the colophon page and once with a personal inscription on the free endpaper opposite.

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Bibliographic numbers (in parentheses) are from Frederick Woods' original Churchill bibliography (Woods), as emended by Richard Langworth in his Connoisseur's Guide; and from the new, greatly expanded Churchill bibliography by Ronald Cohen (Cohen).





 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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