Steam in the Blood


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Publisher: IAN ALLAN, London

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fine, book front and back cover is worn and slightly stained. one of the first pages has been torn out  Inside text is clean and easy to read. 

Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, Has discolouration and tears around the edges. 

Edition: First

Illustrated hardcover book with dust cover. "Steam in the Blood" by Richard H. N. Hardy. In this book, Richard Hardy recounts his passion and time working on steam locomotives, including his apprenticeship, his time spent on many footplates, his life as a Shed Master, his colleagues and other British and French railway workers and the great camaraderie and dedication of these men. With numerous black & white photographs & illustrations.