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Published by Simmons-Boardman publishing company in New York, N.Y. [etc.] .
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  • Locomotive boilers.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Lawford H. Fry.
LC ClassificationsTJ642 .F8
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 157 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs.
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6672694M
LC Control Number24031618

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