THE MIDLAND RAILWAY: Its rise and progress. A narrative of modern enterprise.
Published by Richard Bentley & Son in London 1888
Fifth Edition. 8vo. blue clothbound hardback, gilt. 512pp including index and book reviews, illus throughout with b/w engravings and double page duotone maps. Previous owner's bookplate to front cover, ink gift inscription dated 1894 to ffep, plus engraving of Derby Railway Station tipped-in. Light wear along binding between front endpapers. Covers darkened through handling, spine particularly, corners slightly scuffed, spine ends worn. A Good copy overall.