The Steam Locomotive of Today
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The Locomotive Publishing Co. Ltd, London.
Red cloth soft papers, stapled.
Hinges split and staples rusted, but binding still secure. fading and rust marks around spine. Printed pages, illustrations and fold out diagrams remain in good clean condition.
Second revised edition 1951. First published as "How the Locomotive Works and Why," in 1936
Illustrated throughout with photographs, technical diagrams and tables. The five fold out diagrams remain in very good condition. Preface to second edition. Ten pages of contemporary advertisements at the end of the book. 250 pp.
A detailed practical guide, originally written for the staff of the Nigerian Government Railway, on the running and maintenance of steam locomotives.