Lot 90: Author: N/A; Title: The Short Line Blue Book September 1902: A Handbook for Travelers. Official Time Tables of the Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway and Connections. A Manual of Cripple Creek Mines and Mining (wrapper title); Place Published: Colorado Springs, Colo.; Publisher: Consolidated Publishing Company; Date Published: 1902; Description: -82 pp. Illustrations from photographs; maps; numerous illustrated advertisements. 19.7x13.7 cm (7¾x5½"), original light blue printed wrappers.Not only a schedule with many timetables of various railways, but also an illustrated guidebook to the Colorado Springs area, and a virtual directory due to the numerous advertisements to local and Colorado businesses. OCLC/WorldCat lists eight institutions with runs of the periodical that would likely include a copy this one. Condition: Some slight fading and staining to wrappes; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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