First edition Limited & Numbered # 02281. Bookseller Inventory # 003302
Synopsis: Handsomely done history of the Rio Grande written by an outstanding railroad author. The book covers the railroad from the very beginnings of the Denver & Rio Grande in 1870 though to the 1970s, as well as its subsidiaries, the Western Pacific, and associated railroads. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. With numerous maps, rosters, gradient profiles, timetable, locomotive dispositions and extensive bibliography. 416 pages with index. Note: the cover of the standard 1974 edition shows a Rio Grande diesel; the cover of the Special Limited Edition shows two steam locomotives. The Limited Edition includes many color photos and has a reprint of a "Denver and Rio Grande" pamphlet from 1881 covering grades, distances and elevations in a rear pocket.
Title: Rio Grande to the Pacific
Publisher: Sundance Books
Publication Date: 1974
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Signed: Signed by the Author
Edition: First Edition Limited & Numbered.
Book Type: Book
Book Description Sundance Limited, Denver, CO, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Original color pictorial boards in very good condition. Light shelf wear at bottom edges, one or two tiny scuffed places on spine. ORIGINAL DENVER AND RIO GRANDE RAILROAD CO. DOCUMENT DATED 1916 IN REAR POCKET. Housed in a plastic book cover. Maps, very heavily illus., introduction, tables, charts, index, 416p. LIMITED EDITION OF WHICH THIS IS #2793. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON HALF-TITLE PAGE. ORIGINAL DOCUMENT IS A COPY OF A DAILY LOCOMOTIVE INSPECTION AND REPAIR REPORT. A magnificent tribute to one of the West's greatest railroads. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 005057
Book Description Sundance, Denver, 1974. Illustrated (illustrator). 1st edition. Denver: Sundance. Very good+ Bright, tight condition hardback Very good dustjacket. 1974. 1st edition. ISBN 0-913582-09-3. Signed . Very good+ Bright, tight condition hardback Very good dustjacket. Seller Inventory # JAN2019009093I
Book Description Sundance, Denver, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. First edition. Fine in acetate cover as issued. Limited edition signed by author, stamped with number 01344. Rear pocket has copy of 1881 Detailed Statement. Numerous photos. Signed. Seller Inventory # 5360
Book Description Sundance, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. First Edition. Copy #2545, signed by author; Map in rear pocket; 416 pages; Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # 43498
Book Description Sundance, 1974. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. b-110. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket is clear vinyl as issued. Includes supplement enclosed in paste-in envelope on rear endpaper. #1807 and signed on half title page. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 00895