A LECTURE ON RAIL ROADS, Delivered January 12, 1829, before the Massachusetts Mechanic Association. William JACKSON.

A LECTURE ON RAIL ROADS, Delivered January 12, 1829, before the Massachusetts Mechanic Association.

Boston, (MA): Printed by Crocker & Brewster, 1829. Several editions, by different printers, appeared in 1829. 8vo. 32 pp. Emphasizes the positive effects on the economy that might be brought with the construction of rail roads (the first of which appeared in Massachusetts in 1835). American Imprints 39112. Rink 5950. Thomson 305. OCLC locates one copy by this printer (Harvard). Original printed light brown wrappers (front wrapper detached, lower corner chipped, some other edgewear). Number stamp on front wrapper, but a good untrimmed copy. Item #65824

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