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Title:
Living in the Depot: The Two-Story Railroad Station
ISBN: 0877455880
Book #: 007064

Author: Grant, H. Roger
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: University of Iowa Press
Place: Iowa City, Iowa
Year: 1993
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: As New
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. The illustrated wraps, XIV, 131 pages, Index, Notes, Selected Bibliography, extensively illustrated with black-and-white photographs and floor plans. "This well researched volume examines the American railroad depot in social and architectural terms, aspects which usually go on remarked. After differentiating between depots, which were single buildings, and stations, which were a collection of structures, H. Roger Grant traces depots from their beginning as existing trackside hotels, stores, or residences to highly specialized buildings developed by individual railroads for their particular needs." Quantity Available: 1. Category: Railways. ISBN: 0877455880. Inventory No: 007064.