1901. Limited Autograph Edition, #637. Octavo, 331 pages; VG-; bound in publisher's dark blue cloth, gilt to front cover and spine; mild rubbing and wear; gutter cracking both pastedowns; top edge of text block gilt; Signed on Limitation page by Herman Haupt; MA consignment; shelved case 1.
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Herman Haupt (1817-1905) was an American civil engineer and railroad construction engineer and executive. A Union Army General, he played a key role in the American Civil War, during which he revolutionized U.S. military transportation, particularly the use of railroads. [wikipedia]