Publication: The Caxton Printers, Ltd, 1988, Caldwell
First edition. 4to. Pictorial cloth in wraparound cover art of Humboldt logging railroad hauling giant timbers, x, 224 pp., preface, illustrated from photographs, maps, rosters of locomotives used logging the redwoods, maps, bibliography. This well-researched and lavishly illustrated history of logging railroads in the Eureka & Humboldt Bay Area, as well as the Russian River area, built to enable lumber companies to move their mills nearer the sources of supply. Fine, bright copy in dust jacket with wrap-around art that is similar to the cloth, lightly sunned on the spine and fore-edge.
Inventory Number: 48045