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Cover title: The steam locomotive.
|Series||Pitman"s technical primer series|
|Contributions||Ahrons, Ernest Leopold.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||114|
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A simple exlantion on the workings is in the -two pages wtih builder's photographs and data information below or above, half-page and full-page photographic examples of the locomotives in use, plus four pages with photographs of other types.