T.S. Fernon, 1877, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First
The Road, A Review of Railways, Iron Arts and the Coal Trade, 48 issues bound in one volume, New York and Philadelphia: T.S. Fernon, 1875-76. Quarto, pp. 384; 384, maroon cloth covers with gilt lettering and a library sticker to spine, blind-stamped devices on front and back, ex-library markings on front pastedown and title page. Complete run for two years. Although this biweekly was oriented to investors in railways and associated businesses, it was a bit like the Wall Street Journal in that it covered a wider range of subjects, including New York City housing and the Centennial. Held by many institutional libraries but scarce in the marketplace. Condition of this book: Covers worn at extremities, a few blemishes, 3-inch split in rear joint. Overall good and sound. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; United States; 19th century; Railways. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54191.