Title: Railroad Story Book.
Publisher: McLoughlin Bros., New York
Publication Date: 1907
Edition: 1st Edition
Small 4to. Stiff glazed pictorial wrappers with modern brown cloth tape spine. (14pp). Color illustrations. Good only. Edgeworn and rubbed, with several small edge chips, with text block likewise slightly edgeworn and lightly soiled from lots of lovin'. Fairly tight and decent first edition of this short adventure tale about Victorian rail travel featuring siblings Jessie and Frank and their mother and titled "A Thousand Miles by Rail." The color lithograph illustrations are bright, charming and abundant despite the overall general wear of the item. Merrimack Publishing brought out a facsimile reprint of this in the 1980s, but originals are quite scarce. Bookseller Inventory # 35724
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