Rapid Transit in New York City and in Other Great Cities

By: Special Committee on Recognition of Services ....

Price: $225.00

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295 pages; numerous b&w illustrations, mostly photographs; green cloth boards with gilt titles. The history and development of the subway system from mid-nineteenth century to 1904. Fascinating reading from various perspectives: engineering, design, labor, business, problem solving, etc. Includes history and information on underground transit in London, Paris, Berlin, Glasgow, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia. Attractive bifold and foldout maps. Clean throughout, no marks or tears; boards are lightly rubbed at extremeties.

Title: Rapid Transit in New York City and in Other Great Cities

Author Name: Special Committee on Recognition of Services ....

Categories: Art & Design,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York: 1905

ISBN Number: no

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued

Size: 4to

Seller ID: 004590

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