The Development of Transportation in Modern England

London, Frank Cass, 1966 [third edition]/ 1962 [second edition]/ 1916.

Octavo, [iv], xxxiii, 820 pages with several tables and diagrams plus 3 maps (2 folding).

Cloth sunned about the spine; top edge a little flecked and marked; a very good copy with the very good publisher's original glassine dustwrapper (now a little crinkled).

With a new introductory guide by W.H. Chaloner; this third edition also contains 'An Introductory Guide to recent published work on the History of British Transport to 1850'. The author covers sections on roads, rivers, canals, railways, steam navigation and postal history, and almost 100 pages of appendices. With the ownership signature of historian G.L. Buxton.

Item #74702

Price: $65.00