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Communications in general ; containing an account of the performances of the different Locomotive Engines at and subsequent to the Liverpool Contest; upwards of 260 Experiments; with Tables of the comparative value of Canals and Railroads, and the power of the present Locomotive Engines. By Nicholas Wood. First American, from the second English edition ; with corrections, notes, and additions; also, an Appendix, containing a detailed account of a number of Railroads in Europe and in the United States. By George W. Smith. Philadelphia, 1832.

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comprising its Early History; those parts of Dr. Doug-
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of Locations and Leases up to July 17, 1846; and a va-
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Lake Superior. By Jacob Houghton, Jr. Buffalo, 1846.
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searches on the Characters and Practical Values of Ameri-
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