The Big Book of Real Locomotives.

The Big Book of Real Locomotives. written and ill. by George J. Zaffo, G&D 1951., The Big Book of Real Locomotives. written and ill. by George J. Zaffo, G&D 1951., The Big Book of Real Locomotives. written and ill. by George J. Zaffo, G&D 1951.

Carefully conceived and researched diagrams and paintings with wonderful pull-outs (definitely not a preschool train book). If you would like to see the pull outs, please email us and we will photograph them. They are amazing. NOTE: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD.

$75.00

 

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The Big Book of Real Locomotives. written and ill. by George J. Zaffo, G&D 1951.
The Big Book of Real Locomotives. written and ill. by George J. Zaffo, G&D 1951.
The Big Book of Real Locomotives. written and ill. by George J. Zaffo, G&D 1951.
The Big Book of Real Locomotives.
Zaffo, George J.
/GJZ, illustrator.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Big Treasure Books, (1951); laminated boards with the track from an engineer's view on the front, red back with locomotive on the back; a brief history of locomotives on front endpapers, redrawn from Iron Horses, and some specialist industrial locomotives on the rear endpapers, pull out of the 4-6-4 Hudson, another 4 page pull out of the Santa Fe Diesel Electric with a diagram of railroad yard operations on the back; 9 3/8" x 13"; np
Picture Book Hardcover - tall
CONDITION: Very Good Plus; no names or other marks, pages flat and clean and pull-outs perfect; tight, straight, slight bump to one corner, quite a bad bump to bottom of spine, which has ripped joint paper for 3/8" on back; very nice overall appearance however. "Too large for flat rate. Additional postage required for priority or international."
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The Big Book of Real Locomotives. written and ill. by George J. Zaffo, G&D 1951.
The Big Book of Real Locomotives. written and ill. by George J. Zaffo, G&D 1951.
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19448