American Railroads as Investments

A Handbook for Investors in American Railroad Securities

Van Oss, S.F. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1893. 1st edition. 5 colored fold-out maps. 817[xvi] pp. 8vo. Good+.

Quite scarce volume containing a historical overview of American railroads, and their managerial policies and various rivalries. Folding maps in color depict US rail systems. Maroon cloth with gold titling. Scattered external wear. One map has a contained tear and chipping; starting between the rear endpapers, and some foxing.


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