Handsomely bound copy of classic railway work (1878)

Williams, Frederic S.

The Midland Railway: its rise and progress - a narrative of modern enterprise

Published: Bemrose & Co

Date: 1878

Published by Bemrose & Co, London, 1878, 4th edition (first published in 1876). Modern quarter leather binding with pink cloth boards. Five raised bands to spine, gilt lettering to spine, gilt decoration to spine, gilt horizontal lines either side of raised bands. 9ins x 6ins, patterned endpapers, xvi, 687pp, 1pp advertisement plus 6 maps ( 3 double page). Also one other map and many vignette illustrations within the text. A VG handsome volume in its one-off bespoke leather binding.



half leather with cloth boards


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