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Scenes Along the Rails (Volume I: The Anthracite Region of Pennsylvania--Part 2)

By John W. Hudson, II and Suzanne C. Hudson

Loveland, Ohio: Depot Square Publishing, 1997. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS on the title page. An immaculate copy to boot of the 1997 stated 1st edition. Fine in a bright, Fine dustjacket. Quarto, 138 pgs., Signed by Author(s).

$50.00

Erie Lackawanna in Color--Vol.3: The East End

By Larry De Young

Edison, NJ: Morning Sun Books, Inc, 1994. 1st. Hardcover. Collectible; Fine/Fine. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR LARRY DE YOUNG on the title page. A very sharp copy to boot of the 1994 stated 1st printing. Clean and Fine in a bright, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket. Quarto, 128 pgs. Signed by Author.

$100.00

The History of North American Steam

By Christopher Chant

Edison, NJ: Chartwell Books, 2004. Full-Leather. Collectible; Fine. A crisp, sharp copy of the 2004 1st edition. Tight and Near Fine in its full leather, with bright gilt-lettering and rule at the front panel and spine. Small, neat inscription on the hlaf-title, otherwise very clean. Oblong quarto, 445 pgs., all edges gilt.

$50.00

U.S. Railroad Traffic Atlas

By Harry Ladd

Orange, CA: Ladd Publications, 1995. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Fine. The 1995 edition of Harry Ladd's U.S. Railroad Traffic Atlas. Clean and Near Fine in its spiral-bound, pictorial wrappers. Quarto, 98 pgs.

$150.00

New York Central System Gone But Not Forgotten
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New York Central System Gone But Not Forgotten

By H.F. Cavanaugh

Hicksville, NY: N.J. International, Inc, 1983. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Very Good. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR H.F. CAVANAUGH on the front free endpaper. A solid copy to boot of the 1983 1st edition. Tight and VG (with an additional non-author inscription to the front pastedown) in a bright, VG+ dustjacket, with very light creasing along the spine and at the rear panel. Quarto, 165 pgs. Signed by Author.

$50.00

The Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad in the 19th Century AND The Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad in the Twentieth Century (Complete in 3 Vols.)

By Thomas Townsend Taber and Thomas Townsend Taber III

Muncy, PA: Thomas Taber III. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. A handsome example of the complete 3 volume set. Vol. I: The 19th Century 1828-1899: The Road of Anthracite. The 1977 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, VG+ dustjacket, with just a bit of wear at the spine crown; Vol. II: The Twentieth Century 1899-1960 (in 2 Vols.): Vol. I: The Route of Phoebe Snow. The 1980 1st edition. SIGNED BY THOMAS TABER III on the title page. Tight and Near Fine in a bright, VG dustjacket, with light chipping at the spine crown and along the tips. Vol. II: The Road of Anthracite. The 1981 1st edition. SIGNED BY THOMAS TABER III on the title page. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, VG+ dustjacket, with very light soiling to the rear panel. All 3 volumes uniform quartos, over 1,100 pgs. all told, hundreds and hundreds of crisp black-and-white photos thruout. Signed by Author.

$250.00

Trackside in the Albany, N.Y. Gateway 1949-1974 with Gerrit Bruins

By Len Kilian and Jim Odell

Scotch Plains, N.J.: Morning Sun Books, Inc, 1998. 1st. Hardcover. Collectible; Fine/Fine. SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHORS AND GERRIT BRUINS on the title page. A handsome copy to boot of the 1998 1st edition. Tight and Near Fine (with small, neat inscription at the front free endpaper) in a bright, price-intact, Fine dustjacket. Quarto, 128 pgs. Signed by Author(s).

$50.00

Light Rails and Short Ties Thru the Notch: The Stony Clove & Catskill Mountain Railroad and Her Steam Legacy

By John M. Ham and Robert K. Bucenec

Hunter, NY: Stony Clove & Catskill Mountain Press, 2002. Hardcover. Collectible; Fine. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY BOTH JOHN K. HAM AND ROBERT K. BUCENEC on the title page. A pristine copy to boot of the 2002 1st edition. Bright and Fine in its pictorial laminate boards. Quarto, 272 pgs. Signed by Author(s).

$100.00

New York, Susquehanna and Western in Color

By Paul R. Tupaczewski

Scotch Plains, N.J.: Morning Sun Books, Inc, 2002. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. An immaculate copy of the 2002 stated 1st printing. Fine in a bright, Fine dustjacket. Quarto, 128 pgs., high-quality color photography thruout.

$50.00

The Grand Old Stations and Steam Locomotives of the Ulster & Delaware
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The Grand Old Stations and Steam Locomotives of the Ulster & Delaware

By John K. Ham and Robert K. Bucenec

Hunter, NY: Stony Clove & Catskill Mountain Press, 2005. 1st. Hardcover. Collectible; Fine. A very solid copy of the 2005 1st edition. Tight and Near Fine in its pictorial laminate boards, with just a bit of rubbing at the front panel. Quarto, 104 pgs.

$50.00

Grand Trunk Corporation: Canadian National Railways in the United States, 1971-1992

By Don L. Hofsommer

East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press, 1995. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR DON HOFSOMMER on the title page AND SIGNED BY HIM ADDITIONALLY ABOVE HIS PRINTED NAME. A flawless copy to boot of the 1995 1st edition. Fine in a bright, Fine dustjacket. Quarto, 219 pgs. Signed by Author.

$100.00

Manual of Model Steam Locomotive Construction
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Manual of Model Steam Locomotive Construction

By Martin Evans

London: Percival Marshall, 1960. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. A crisp, very sharp copy of the 1960 1st edition. Clean and Fine in a bright, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket. Octavo, 158 pgs., including crisp black-and-white photos thruout.

$50.00

The Mineral Belt (2 Vols.)

By David S. Digerness

Silverton, Colorado: Sundance Publications, Ltd. Hardcover. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. A solid, well-preserved example of the 2 volume set. The 1979 and 1980 2nd printings, respectively. Both volumes sharp and Near Fine in VG+ mylar dustjackets. Quartos, over 830 pgs. all told. "An Illustrated History --Featuring the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad and the Gold-and-Silver Mining Industry of the Fabulous Mineral Belt of Colorado". Vol. I: Old South Park--Denver to Leadville; and Vol. II: Old South Park--Across the Great Divide. Also includes the fold-out maps at the rear pastedowns of each volume.

$150.00

The Signalman and His Work

By Kenneth L. Van Auken

Chicago: The Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen of America, 1921. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. The 1921 1st edition. tight and VG in its blue cloth, with mostly-bright gilt-lettering at the front panel and spine. 12mo, 248 pgs.

$50.00

The Car Builders' Dictionary (the 1906 Edition --Reprinted)

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Kentfield, CA: Newton K. Gregg Publisher, 1971. Cloth. Collectible; Fine. A handsome copy of the 1971 re-issue of the 1906 edition. Solid and Near Fine in its light-green cloth, with bright gilt-lettering at the spine. Thick quarto, 568 pgs., 6,344 illustrations. "An illustrated vocabulary of terms which designate American railroad cars, their parts, attachments and details of construction with definitions and illustrations of typical British practice in car construction -- Compiled for the Master Car Builders' Association by Rodney Hitt"

$100.00

Third Rails, Pantographs & Trolley Poles

By William Reed Gordon

Self-published, 1973. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. A crisp, well-preserved copy of the 1973 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, Near Fine pictorial dustjacket, with just a touch of rubbing at the front panel. Quarto, 112 pgs. "The Story of The Albany & Hudson Railway & Power Company (1899-1903); The Albany & Hudson Railroad (1903-1909); The Albany Southern Railroad (1909-1924); The Eastern New York Utilities Corporation (1924-1929) and including The Hudson Street Railway (1890-1927)"

$100.00

The Louisville and Nashville Railroad 1850-1942

By Kincaid Herr

Louisville, Kentucky: L. & N. Magazine, 1942. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine. A very solid copy of the 1942 1st edition. Tight and Near Fine in its dark-green cloth, with bright gilt-lettering and rule at the front panel. Small, tasteful "Railroadians of America" bookplate at the front free endpaper verso, otherwise clean as could be. Quarto, 221 pgs.

$100.00