A Standard Treatise on Railroad Law Elliott, Byron K. [1835-1913]. Elliott, William F. [b. 1859]. A Treatise on the Law of Railroads: Containing a Consideration of the Organization, Status and Powers of Railroad Corporations, And of the Rights and Liabilities Incident to the Location, Construction and Operation of Railroads; Together with Their Duties, Rights and Liabilities as Carriers, Including both Street and Interurban Railways. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, [1921-1922]. Six volumes. Original buckram, blind frames to boards, raised bands, black-stamped volume numbers and red and black lettering pieces to spine. Light soiling, light rubbing to extremities. Finger smudges and minor tears to some leaves, interior otherwise clean. Ex-law office library. Owner stamp to front board of each volume. A nice set. $500. * Third and final edition. First published in 1897, with a second edition in 1907, this was the standard, and most comprehensive, treatise on railroad law during the first half of the twentieth century. The third edition was edited by his son, William.
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