THE LIONEL INSPIRATION
|Railfans and train collectors alike will enjoy this photo-by-photo comparsion of the Lionel prototype and its real life model. Find out how Lionel mirrored the actual train with O-gauge models during its heyday of the 1930's thru the 1950's. Published By Morning Sun Books, this Hardbound edition(slip cover) with 128 pages of vintage color photographs of steam, diesel, and electric locomotives as well as the boxcars and other rolling stock that would end up as Lionel models. Classic shots of NYC hudsons and the 313 Hellgate bridge in Manhattan. Lionel copied many trains and structures from right in their own backyard. This book was a true original, and one of akind idea when it was published in 2000. All photographs have detailed text. Written by William J. Brennan.
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