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Reading Steam in Color

by Plant, Jeremy F.

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781878887955
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$27.50

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NJ: Morning Sun Books, 1996. Bound in brown boards - with matching illustrated dust jacket . Tight, clean "as new" copy of the first edition of this book on the Reading Lines. 125 pp. Scores of color photos. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Western Maryland Diesels (Signed By Both)

by JAHN, Richard; JOHNSON, John

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Ambler, PA: Crusader Press, 1979. This book is bound in black buckram, stamped in gold. No dust jacket. It is signed by both authors on the front free endpaper and states "Book Number 48" so there must have been some type of limited edition. 114 pp. with scores of black and white photos. Scarce… Read more
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Lehigh Valley in Color (Two Volumes)

by Yanosey, Robert J.

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781878887030
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$95.00

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NJ: Morning Sun Books, 1989. Bound in gray boards and maroon boards, with matching dust jackets. Two matching volumes with hundreds of photographs of Lehigh Valley trains. Dust jackets show some scuffing to extremes, but are overall bright and whole and now protected in Mylar. Both volumes contain 128 pp. Hundreds of color photographs throughout. … Read more
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Trackside around Allentown, PA, 1947-1968 with Arthur Angstadt

by PLANT, Jeremy F.

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781582480718
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$47.50

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NJ: Morning Sun Books, 2001. Bound in black boards, stamped in yellow with matching illustrated dust jacket. A tight, clean copy of this book on trains around Allentown. 128 pp. Hundreds of color photos.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Catalog No. 2 of Locomotives and Fine Detailing Parts

by Precision Scale Co.

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Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Davis, CA: Precision Scale Co., 1978. Bound in Stiff yellow wraps, stamped in black. Unpaginated. A catalog of scale model train parts. A couple of hundred pages -- thousands of parts listed. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Catalog.
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Take the Aspen train

by Larsh, Edward B

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780962087202
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$15.00

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U.S.A.: Future Journey Pub. Co, 1988. Bound in white cloth, stamped in black in illustrated dust jacket. 148 pp. Lots of color and black and white photographs. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Surplus Materials and Track Accounts -- Supplement to the Science of Railways

by KIRKMAN, Marshall Monroe

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Published
1904
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$12.00

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NY: World Railway Publishing, 1904. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A tight clean copy of this book on the subject. Uncommon in this protected condition. 67 pp. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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The Supervision of Locomotives - Supplement to the Science of Railways

by KIRKMAN, Marshall Monroe

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Published
1904
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Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$24.50

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NY: World Railway Publishing, 1904. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A tight clean copy of this 261 pp. book on the subject. Uncommon in this protected condition. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Telephone and Telegraph

by KIRKMAN, Marshall Monroe

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Published
1904
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$45.00

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NY: World Railway Publishing, 1904. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A tight clean copy of this book on the subject. Uncommon in this protected condition. In three sections -- the Telegraph, The Telephone and the Wireless Telegraph. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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The Supervision of Cars - Supplement to the Science of Railways

by KIRKMAN, Marshall Monroe

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Published
1904
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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NY: World Railway Publishing, 1904. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A tight clean copy of this 295 pp. book on the subject. Uncommon in this protected condition. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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How Oil is Used for Fuel on Locomtives

by KIRKMAN, Marshall Monroe

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Published
1904
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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$18.00

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NY: World Railway Publishing, 1904. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. A tight clean copy of this 71 pp. book on the subject. Fold out diagram at rear. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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The Westinghouse and New York Air Brakes - Supplement to the Science of Railways

by KIRKMAN, Marshall Monroe

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Published
1904
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Early Reprint
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NY: World Railway Publishing, 1904. Bound in maroon cloth, stamped in gold. Two volumes in one -- with great fold out illustrations. A tight clean copy of this book on the subject. Uncommon in this protected condition. Over 177 pp. in total. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Railroads of West Chester - 1831 to the Present (Signed)

by JONES, Jim

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Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$39.50

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West Chester, Pa.: Taggart, 2006. Bound in stiff white wraps with illustration to front panel. 147 pp. Photos; Bibliography.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Pennsy Power - Steam and Electric Locomotives of the Pennsylvania RR1900-1957

by STAUFER, Alvin

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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Ohio: Standard Printing, 1962. Bound in red patterned cloth, stamped in gold. A handsome 318 pp. book on the Pennsylvania RR. Hundreds of black and white photos. Tight, clean copy -- lacking the dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Reading Railroad: History of a Coal Age Empire, Vol. 1: The Nineteenth Century

by James L. Holton

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780962084416
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$110.00

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U.S.A.: Garrigues House Pub, 1990. Bound in black boards, stamped in gold, iin an illusrated dust jacket. The foldout print (frontispiece) has a diagonal crease. Maps are present in back pocket. 356 pp. Dust jacket shows a bit of edgewear but no major rips or tears. A tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Hard… Read more
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Steam Power of the New York Central System - Volume 1 (Signed)

by STAUFER, Alvin

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Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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U.S.A.: A. F. Staufer, 1962. Bound in blue boards, stamped in silver in matching dust jacket. Jacket shows some scuffing to extremes. A 223 pp. book with hundreds of photos. Signed on the half title page by the author. . Signed by Author. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +. 4to - over 9¾"… Read more
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THe Northwestern Pacific Railroad -- Two Volumes

by STINDT, Fred A.

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
Fourth Edition
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$275.00

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California: Fred A. Stindt, 1982. Two matching volumes. The first volume in the fourth printing. The second volume is the first edition. The first volume shows repair to obverse of dust jacket and a publisher's flaw to the bottom of the spine -- the second is near fine in near fine dust jacket. A handsome set.… Read more
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The Wanamaker, Kempton and Southern - The Hawk Mountain Line (78 RPM Vinyl record)

by (no author)

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Published
1965
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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Pottstown, PA: Semaphore, 1965. This is a two-sided seven inch 78 rpm record in a locomotive sleeve. It is # SR-7. Part of the recording company's series on local trains. Obviously scarce (especially in the original sleeve). . First Edition.
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Throughbreds - New York's Central Hudson (Signed)

by STAUFER, Alvin

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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U.S.A.: A. F. Staufer, 1974. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold. in illustrated dust jacket. Jacket shows some minor scuffing to extremes. A 347 pp. book with hundreds of photos. Inscribed, Signed and dated on the half title page by the author. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good ++.… Read more
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The World Steam Train Album

by WESTWOOD, John

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780681418691
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$16.00

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Connecticuit: Longmeadow Pr, 1993. Bound in black cloth with gold lettering to spine; shows light scuffing to spine-ends & corners, and is in otherwise near-fine condition. Dustjacket shows a 1/4" closed tear to lower front spine end; and is in otherwise near-fine condition. 272 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to.
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