Hardcover. California, Howell-North Books, 1975, first edition. A scarce, clean, tight, tall 4to, 477pp. The olive cloth cover is in near fine condition. The dust jacket is another matter. The front of it has been badly torn and though it is all there with no open tears the closed tears have been neatly taped together (see photo or ask for scans). The back of the d.j. has a few small scuffs, is lightly rubbed at the spine gutter, and has small chips and one tear, neatly taped, at the bottom edge of the back tip. Price reflects the condition of the jacket. very Good to near fine / Intact but only fair as described. Item #15903
A collectible, detailed and comprehensive biography of southwestern railroads, including but not limited to: Southern Pacific Railroads, Arizona river bridges, Texas and Pacific Railway, El Paso & Southwestern, Arizona Narrow Gauge, New Mexico & Arizona Railroad, Twin Buttes, Tucson & Nogales, Helvetia Copper Co., Johnson Dragoon & Northern, Mexico & Colorado (EP&SW), Mascot and Western, Tucson, Cornelia & Gila Bend, Yuma Valley, Picacho & Colorado, Tombstone & Southern. Packed with fascinating historic and more current photos.