LOCOMOTIVE OPERATION, Valves, Valve Gears, Valve Settings

By: Harding, J.W. (prepared under the supervision of)

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#267B in the International Library of Technology. Contains chapters on locomotive valves, the Stephenson valve gear, locomotive management, breakdowns, oil-burning locomotives, the Type D duplex stoker, and locomotive value setting. Green cloth w/red cloth backstrip w/gilt spine lettering, marbled end papers, illustrated, three fold-outs. Circular stains to cloth of front cover (probably the ubiquitous coffee cup, moderate edgewear, one frayed corner, other corners lightly worn, moderate wear to spine ends, 2.5" tear to left spine edge, 1" scrape to join of green/red cloth on back cover, some staining to back cover, light internal soil, rear hinge going. Internally still fairly tight. Uncommon. (C/BT)

Title: LOCOMOTIVE OPERATION, Valves, Valve Gears, Valve Settings

Author Name: Harding, J.W. (prepared under the supervision of)

Categories: Vehicles (land, sea and air),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Scranton, International Textbook Company: 1924

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good to Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket (as issued)

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 016728

Keywords: NOISBN, train, trains, locomotive, locomotives, valve, valves, Stephenson gear valve, oil-burning locomotives, Type D duplex stoker, locomotive value settings