Signed. First Edition. Presumed First Edition. ( No printings, or editions are listed). * Signed by Author, Don Watson on the half-title page. - ). Bound in dark brown cloth. Includes dust jacket. Some wear and chipping to edges of jacket; some tears along spine. - mild edge wear to covers. Otherwise, very clean, tight, square, and unmarked. A VG Copy in a Fair to Good Jacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: A comprehensive chronicle of the development of the Texas & Pacific Railway from the time when ox teams were used to pull the first train to meet the deadline for preserving its charter to the era of the diesel powered lightweight Eagles. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos. With roster of steam locomotives for the T&P and its predecessor lines. Includes a list of the railroads that made up the T&P, a list of its Presidents, its slogans, and its named trains. Includes chronology and corporate genealogical chart. 255 pages.
Title: Texas & Pacific Railway: "From Ox Teams to ...
Publisher: The Boston Mills Press
Publication Date: 1978
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Boston Mills Press, Cheltenham, Ont., 1978. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. Chronicles the development of the T&P from the day when an ox-team was used to pull the first train, to the Diesel powered lightweight Eagles. 256 pages with historic photographs and extensive rosters. Fine in near fine dust jacket with light toning to the spine panel and only a hint of edgewear. A very handsome copy. Bookseller Inventory # 39143
Book Description Boston Mills Press, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Very nice copy in like d/j. Bookseller Inventory # 007173
Book Description Cheltenham, Ontario: The Boston Mills Press, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 4to. 255 p., ill. Maroon boards w/ a trifle dust soiling to page edges, otherwise fine. Pages starting to slightly yellow, but all clean. Mylar-protected dust jacket is lightly rubbed w/ a little wear to extremities and some sunning. From Ox Teams to Eagles chronicles the development of the Texas and Pacific Railway from that day -- long since deposited in History's dust bin -- when an ox-team was used to pull the first train, an emergency measure to save the company's charter, to the Diesel-powered lightweight Eagles. Heavily illustrated. A scarce book. Bookseller Inventory # 000822
Book Description The Boston Mills Press, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000696226
Book Description The Boston Mills Press, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P020919822835
Book Description The Boston Mills Press, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110919822835
Book Description The Boston Mills Press, Cheltenham Ontario, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Dust jacket has a long four inch tear on the front cover from the top of the spine halfway through the world Texas. Also a tear on the back of the dust jacket extending from the spine of two inches. Otherwise dust jacket has minor wear on the corners and is intact. Bookseller Inventory # 002507
Book Description The Boston Mills Press, Cheltenham, ON, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition; First Printing. Red leatherette, slight edge rubbing, and corners slightly bent. Pages slightly age toned, in Edge chipped, spine yellowed DJ. DJ has 3 short (under 1") closed tears, and the white background is age toned. Now protected in a mylar jacket. Filled with drawings, maps, b&w photos. Scarce volume. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 37767
Book Description The Boston Mills Press, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1st. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0919822835