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The historic locomotive pocketbook

H. C. Casserley

The historic locomotive pocketbook

from the "Rocket" to the end of steam.

by H. C. Casserley

  • 189 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Locomotives -- History.,
    • Railroads -- Great Britain.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ603 .C29
      The Physical Object
      Pagination255 p.
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5818741M
      LC Control Number61004240
      OCLC/WorldCa3230558

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