The Packers, The Private Car Lines and the People
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Henry Altemus Company
Date Published: 1906
Book Id: 37061
380pp. Octavo [20 cm] Yellow cloth covered boards with white lettering on the spine and front cover, and decorative orange and black ink stamping on the front cover. Frontispiece illustration of Philip D. Armour. Illustrated. Good only. Light rubbing and bumping to the extremities. Slight spine slant. The title on the spine has faded. There are multiple small stains on the spine and covers. The largest stain measures roughly 1 inch in diameter. The bottom edge of the text block is mildly damp stained. The rear hinge has been taped, and there is an old price notation on the rear pastedown. There is a small loss from the fore edge of the frontispiece tissue guard. The text block is cracked several times.
Subjects include The Evolution of the Private Freight Car, What the Private-Car Freight Line Has Done, The Growth of Pork Packing and more.