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image of OUR IRON ROADS: THEIR HISTORY, CONSTRUCTION, AND SOCIAL INFLUENCES.

OUR IRON ROADS: THEIR HISTORY, CONSTRUCTION, AND SOCIAL INFLUENCES.

by Williams, Frederick S.

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Published
1852.
Condition
Fair
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$20.00

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London: Ingram, Cooke, and Co., 1852., 1852.. Fair. - Octavo, 9-1/8 inches high by 5-3/4 inches wide. Rust brown cloth titled with a gilt vignette on the front cover. The rubbed and bumped covers are detached and the spine is lacking. 390 pages, illustrated with an extra engraved pictorial title page, a full-page frontispiece, 7 full-page plates and… Read more
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image of LETTER TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE LORD JOHN RUSSELL, ON THE EXPEDIENCY OF PROMOTING RAILWAYS IN IRELAND.

LETTER TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE LORD JOHN RUSSELL, ON THE EXPEDIENCY OF PROMOTING RAILWAYS IN IRELAND.

by White, George Preston; civil engineer.

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Published
1849.
Condition
Good
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$125.00

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London: John Weale, 59 High Holborn, 1849., 1849.. Good. - Octavo, unbound, removed. 40 pages. There is some soiling & darkening to the title page & the last page. The last leaf is detached with a small piece out of its top corner. There are small pieces out of the top corners of 2 other leaves. Good. Goldsmiths'… Read more
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Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1975., 1975.. Very good. - Small quarto, pictorial wraps. Bottom corners very lightly creased. v & 112 pp. B&W illustrations. Near fine. <p>620 maps are catalogued.
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image of RAPID TRANSIT GUIDE. [New York City transit map and station guide].

RAPID TRANSIT GUIDE. [New York City transit map and station guide].

by (New York City Transit Authority).

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Published
1969.
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: New York City Transit Authority, 1969., 1969.. Very good. - An original 19 inch high by 15-1/2 inch wide map and station guide published in 1969 by the New York City Transit Authority. This map and guide published before New York's underground transportation system was known as the Subway measures 4-3/4 inches high by 3-1/4 inches… Read more
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image of GUIDE TO THE GREAT SIBERIAN RAILWAY (1900).

GUIDE TO THE GREAT SIBERIAN RAILWAY (1900).

by Dmitriev-Mamonov, A. I.; and Zdziarski, A. F.; editors.

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Published
1971.
Condition
Very good
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$35.00

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Newton Abbot, Devon, U.K.: David & Charles Reprints, 1971., 1971.. Very good. - Large octavo, black cloth titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. The bottom corner of the rear cover is lightly creased & the top edge of the dust wrapper is slightly roughed. [viii] & 520 pages plus 12 pages of ads. Illustrated in black &… Read more
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image of ILLUSTRATED BIOGRAPHY MOUNTED ON A CARD SIGNED BY PRESIDENT OF THE B&O RAILROAD DANIEL WILLARD.

ILLUSTRATED BIOGRAPHY MOUNTED ON A CARD SIGNED BY PRESIDENT OF THE B&O RAILROAD DANIEL WILLARD.

by Willard, Daniel. (1861-1942). President of the Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad from 1910-1941.

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Published
[1930].
Condition
Very good
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$50.00

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Circa [1930]., [1930].. Very good. - A printed illustrated biography clipped from a periodical mounted on a 3-3/4 inch high by 7-1/2 inch wide green card stock. The card is signed below his portrait: "Daniel Willard". Very good. <p>The illustrations on the card are by Albert Reid and include depictions of Willard weaning calves and feeding pigs in… Read more
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TRAIN AND TRANSPORT: A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE. With an Introduction by Maurice Rickards, founder of the Ephemera Society.

by Anderson, Janice; and Swinglehurst, Edmund.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1981).
Condition
Fine
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$10.00

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London: Bracken Books, (1981).. (1981).. Fine. - Quarto, black cloth titled in gilt on spine in color pictorial dust wrapper. 96 pages profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine. <p>A later printing. A superb reference on collecting Railroad ephemera.
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THE IMPERIAL WAY: By Rail from Peshawar to Chittagong

by (McCurry, Steve). Theroux, Paul

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1985).
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780395393901
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$10.00

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(Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1985).. 1985).. Very good. - Small quarto, cloth, in a pictorial dust wrapper. A price-sticker has been removed from the front panel of the dust jacket & there is a small crease to its top edge. The rear panel is very lightly rubbed & soiled. 143 pages. Profuse color illustrations from photographs by Steve McCurry.… Read more
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BRITISH RAILWAY SIGNALLING: A Survey of Fifty Years' Progress

by Nock, O. S

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1969).
Condition
Very good
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$20.00

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London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd., (1969).. (1969).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in dw. The dw is price-clipped. 180 pp. B&W photographic illustrations. Near fine in a very good dw. <p>First edition.
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THE LOUISVILLE AND NASHVILLE RAILROAD / 1850-1940 / 1941-1959

by Herr, Kincaid

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Published
1959.
Condition
Very good
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$17.50

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Louisville, KY: L. & N. Magazine, 1959.. 1959.. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], black cloth titled in gilt. The binding is bumped & lightly rubbed. viii & 234 pages, with the text printed in 3 columns. Black-and-white frontispiece & profuse black- and-white textual illustrations. Very good. <p>Third printing, with revisions and three new chapters.… Read more
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Union Hill, NJ: Hudson Printing Company, 1922.. 1922.. Fair. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 9-1/8 inches wide], softcover bound in printed brown wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed & creased with pieces out of the edges of the wraps & with staining to the inner edge of the rear wrap. The wraps are partially detached with a long… Read more
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ASHCROFT AIRCRAFT INSTRUMENTS CATALOG

by (Manning, Maxwell & Moore)

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Published
[1955].
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Bridgeport, Connecticut: Manning, Maxwell & Moore, Inc., circa, [1955].. [1955].. Good. - Quarto, 11-1/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide. Bound in limp light green cardboard wraps, titled in white on the front cover. The covers are slightly soiled and stained with fading to the edges. 40 pages, illustrated throughout. Very good.
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GREAT AMERICAN AUTOMOBILES OF THE 50S

by Langworth, Richard M.; and Poole, Chris

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1989).
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780881765939
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$20.00

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(Lincolnwood, IL): Publications International, Ltd., (1989).. (1989).. Very good. - Quarto [12-3/4 inches high by 10 inches wide], paper-covered boards, in a dust wrapper. The boards are rubbed & bumped with a few tiny dents in the rear board. There is some spotting to the spine & rear panel of the dust jacket with a price-sticker on the rear flap.… Read more
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Oldsmobile Division, General Motors Corporation, 1962.. 1962.. Very good. - Quarto, 10-1/2 inches high by 10-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, bound in pictorial white wrappers. The covers are slightly soiled with minor faint creasing to the edges. 32 pages, with color illustrations throughout. Very good.
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PASSENGER SHIPS OWNED BY THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT

by (Anonymous)

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Published
[1920].
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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Washington, DC: The United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation, [1920].. [1920].. Good. - Small quarto, 10-3/8 inches high by 8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in dark green wraps printed & decorated in tan. The wraps are rubbed & lightly soiled & chipped around the edges with pieces out. [41] pages. Profuse full-page illustrations in brown & white. There… Read more
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San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Martime Museum, 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in decorative red & cream wrappers. The wraps are lightly rubbed & slightly darkened along the top edges & spine. There is a small area of very light soiling to the front wrap. [24] pages. Black- and-white illustrations. The top edge is darkened with a… Read more
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Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1950.. 1950.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The wrappers are rubbed & bumped with their edges darkened. The head of the spine is lightly chipped. 62 pages, partially unopened. Black-and-white photographic illustrations. There is a pencil notation on the inside front wrap & a few leaves are lightly bumped. Very… Read more
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$15.00
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Sylvan Beach, NY: North Country Books, 1979.. 1979.. Good. - Large octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped with some light creasing to the edges of the panels. x & 310 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. There is a gift inscription with an owner's ink signature on the verso of the title. The bottom corners… Read more
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Boulder, CO: Pruett Publishing Company, (1980).. (1980).. Very good. - Quarto, textured maroon cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a pictorial dust wrapper. The bottom edges of the covers & the tail of the spine are lightly rubbed. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped & soiled & the head & tail of the dust jacket spine… Read more
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BIBLIOGRAPHY AND PRICED CATALOGUE OF EARLY RAILWAY BOOKS 1893. (Facsimile)

by Cotterell, S.; compiler

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1969).
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$25.00

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David and Charles Reprints, (1969).. (1969).. Very good. - 12mo [6-3/4 inches high by 4-1/8 inches wide], cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is slightly soiled with the top & bottom edges lightly chipped. The head & tail of the jacket's spine have been repaired with scotch tape internally. Title & facsimile consisting of [ii] & 128… Read more
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