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Down at the Depot: American Railroad Stations from 1831 to 1920
by Alexander, Edwin P.
Published by: Bramhall House
, 1970
Hardcover
320 pp, profusely illus in b/w throughout. POS ffepp. Page edges faintly spotted, boards ends very lightly faded, else VG+. Dj shows small tears to corners & spine ends, else VG.
$11.00
Book #51910
Down at the Depot: American Railroad Stations from 1831 to 1920
by Alexander, Edwin P.
Published by: Bramhall House
, 1970
Hardcover
Hardcover, quarto, 320 pp. B/W photos throughout. Light foxing to page edges, ink POS on ffep, DJ has a few small chips and tears at edges, else VG. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #64969
4-10-2: Three Barrels of Steam - A Complete Collector's File of the Only Three-Cylinder 4-10-2 Steam Locomotives Built for Service in the US
by Boynton, James E.
Published by: Glenwood Publishers
, 1973
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to, 164pp. Copious b/w photographs including a few tipped in b/w illustrations. Light edgewear to boards and dj notably at spine, sticker residue and minor sunning at spine, light overall rubbing, else VG+
$55.00
Book #84502
Capitalism Politics and Railroads in Jacksonian New England
by Connolly, Michael J.
Published by: University of Missouri Press
, 2003
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 210 pp with index. AS NEW in like dust jacket. DJ in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$30.00
Book #98934
Trolleys in the Land of the Pilgrims 1886-1928
by Cummings, O. R.
Published by: Harold E. Cox
, 1992
Paperback
Stapled wraps, 4to, 64 pp with b/w illustrations. Slight crease along spine, faint soiling to rear cover, else Near Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #66706
Lore of The Train
by Ellis, C. Hamilton
Published by: Grosset & Dunlap
, 1971
Hardcover
Hardcover, large square 4to, 240 pp with index. Many color and b/w photographs and illustrations throughout. Small wrinkle and tear in rear free ep, dj is price-clipped, lightly rubbed with a 1.5" chip at bottom edge of rear panel, else Very Good+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #84163
Our Home Railways How They Began and How They are Worked Two Volumes
by Gordon, W. J.
Published by: Frederick Warne & Co.
, 1910
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. Two volumes. T.E.G. Vol. I is 268 pp with index. Vol. II is 248 pp. with index. Includes 36 original colored plates by W. J. Stokoe and 300 illustrations from photographs. Ex-library set with usual markings and pockets. Bookplates on front pastedown of each volume. Page edges lightly toned. Light wear to spine extremities and forecorners. Back hinge cracked in Vol. I. Else very good.
$27.50
Book #85616
Ninety Four years of Rochester Railways
by Gordon, William R.
Published by: NP
, 1975
Paperback
Paperback, 4to. Two volumes. Vol. I is 277 pp. Vol. II is 336 pp. Both volumes features B&W photographs and maps. Volume II has a fold-out map. Light foxing to top page edges and wraps, notably at spines. POS on front cover of volume 1 and FEP of volume 2, gift inscription on ffep of 1st volumes. Spines show light creasing, Vol. II has ink mark on back cover. Else very good +.
$40.00
Book #85618
Illustrated Encyclopedia of the World's Steam Passenger Locomotives
by Hollingsworth, Brian
Published by: Crescent Books, inc.
, 1982
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to, 208 pp. Numerous color and b/w photographs and illustrations throughout. A few fold-out illustrations. Faint erasure on ffep, else FINE in like DJ. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$7.50
Book #61772
Railroad and the Space Program. An Exploration in Historical Analogy
by Mazlish, Bruce
Published by: The M. I. T. Press
, 1965
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo., 223pp. with index. Dustjacket is lightly rubbed noticeably at joints and edges, some mild wear to spine extremities. Blind stamp on half title page. Now in Mylar. Near Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$16.50
Book #81044
Premier Line the Story of London & North Western Locomotives
by Nock, O. S.
Published by: Ian Allan
, 1952
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 239 pp. Text unmarked. Slight spine splant, price-clipped dj has a couple large closed tears with internal and external taping and a small chip to rear panel near crown of spine, else VG. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #62507
Horse-Drawn Cabs and Omnibuses in Paris
by Papayanis, Nicholas
Published by: Louisiana State University Press, 1996
, 1996
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 217 pp. with index. Fine in like DJ. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #7131
Altoona's Trolleys
by Rohrbeck, Benson W.
Published by: Ben Rohrbeck Traction Publications
, 1980
Paperback
Plastic comb bound. 8vo. 71 pp, b/w photographs throughout, a few folding maps. Covers lightly rubbed. VG+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$20.00
Book #72709
Wilkes-Barre Railways Co.
by Rohrbeck, Benson W.
Published by: Ben Rohrbeck Traction Publications
, 1978
Paperback
Plastic comb bound, 8vo, unpaginated. Several b/w photographs throughout, a few folding maps. Sticker ghost on front cover, sticker on rear cover, light soiling to wraps, else VG+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #72711
Catalogue of the Centenary Exhibition of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad 1827-1927
by Scott, Elsie
Published by: Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
, 1927
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 210 pp. B/w photographs throughout. Ex-university library with usual labels and markings, ghost of label on spine, light rubbing to board edges, else VG.
$16.50
Book #62497
Yankees Under Steam an Anthology of the Best Stories on the World of Steam Published in Yankee Magazine Since 1935
by Stevens, Austin N. (ed.)
Published by: Yankee, Inc.
, 1970
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. Photos illustrations throughout in B&W. 253 pp with index. Some foxing to top edge of pages. Else VERY GOOD in like dust jacket. Unclipped dj has mild edgewear and dust soiling, foxing to rear panel. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #96347
X. Periode Mac Intosh 1898-1904
by Vandenberghen, J. (ed.)
Published by: NP
, 1988
Paperback
Stapled wraps, 4to, 230pp. Text in French. Numerous b/w photos, diagrams. Articles include: "Les Locomotives Belges a L'Exposition de 1900;" etc. Errata sheet laid in. Light soiling to wraps, else Near Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$25.00
Book #73723
Railroad Map of Pennsylvania
by Wall, J. Sutton
Published by: Department of Internal Affairs of Pennsylvania
, 1904
Hardcover
Large color fold-out map housed in cloth folder with pocket, gilt lettering on front cover. Map is in perfect condition with no tears or edge wear. Front cover detached.
$35.00
Book #94879
American Locomotives. An Engineering History, 1830-1880.
by White, John H.
Published by: Johns Hopkins
, 1968
Hardcover
Hardcover, oblong 4to, 504 pp. B/w illustrations throughout. Bookplate on front free endpage. Front hinge shows a little cracking, DJ has closed tears, rubbing, else VG-. DJ now in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$27.50
Book #62594
Intercontinental Railway Commission (3 Volumes in 7 Complete)
by [By Title]
Published by: Intercontinental Railway Commission
, 1895
Hardcover
Original maroon cloth, leather spine labels. 4to. Ex-library with usual markings. Vol. I. Part. I:. A Condensed Report of the Transactions of the Commission and of the Surveys and Explorations of its Engineers in Central and South America. 1891-1898., pub. 1898, 195 pp + 7 loose folding maps & 5 profile reports in folder at rear; Vol. I. Part II: Report of the Surveys and Explorations Made by Corps No. 1 in Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica. 1891-1898., pub. 1898, 651 pp; Vol. II: Report of Surveys and Explorations Made by Corps No. 2 in Costa Rica, Colombia and Ecuador. 1891-1893., pub. 1896, 326 pp. Vol. III.: Reports of Surveys and Explorations Made by Corps No. 3 in Ecuador and Peru. 1891 & 1892., pub. 1895, 188 pp + tables & indices. Each text volume includes numerous b/w photos, color maps, charts, indices. Vol. I. Part. I. rear hinge cracked and entirely separated, otherwise sound bindings. All vols spine extremities frayed, spine labels chipped. Texts clean, relatively bright. Each text volume includes a complete corresponding volume of loose large color folding maps & profile reports housed in a cloth slipcase. Vol. I.: 31 maps + profile report of map XIX; Vol. II.: 69 maps, 55 profiles; Vol. III.: 50 maps, 48 profiles. All maps & profiles VG. Slipcases have cracked & separated edges, slipcase for Corps No. 3 missing head panel. Publisher's slip outlining the publication order laid in.
$350.00
Book #56959
Elements of Railroad Engineering Prepared for Students of the International Correspondence Schools Scranton, Pa. Volume III: Mechanical Drawing
by [By Title]
Published by: Colliery Engineer Co.
, 1897
Hardcover
Oblong follio, 3/4 leather. marbled epp., 61 pp, many illustrations., measured drawings, etc. 1.5" loss to top of leather backing, front hinge cracked, small dampstain along top margins, not affecting text. binding solid, internally clean. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #57060
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