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Dismal Swamp Canal

by Brown, Alexander Crosby Brown

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
edition not stated
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$23.95

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Virginia: Norfolk County History Society, 1970. edition not stated. Paperback. Very Good. Illustrated French fold stiff wraps over stapled binding. Illustrated with b&w photos. Clean and tight, no markings. Covers have minor edgewear.
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Rail America, Volume 1

by Lewis, Donald C. and Patrick C. Dorin

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Edition not stated
ISBN
9780920264164
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$35.00

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Winfield, British Columbia: LPD Publishing, 1994. Edition not stated. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Clean and tight. Appears unread. Full of black & white photos and 16 pages of color. Small quarto: 8.5" x 11".
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Flying the Oceans: A Pilot's Story of Pan Am 1935 - 1955

by Brock, Horace

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third edition
ISBN
9780876686324
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$39.95

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New York: Jason Aronson, Inc., 1978. Third edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Blue paper boards with blue cloth spine and gilt lettering on spine. Map endpapers. Well illustrated with b/w photos. Head/heel of spine slightly bumped. Fore-edge has minor soiling. Unclipped dj has minor edgewear and shelfwear. A very nice copy.
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First World Flight

by Thomas, Lowell

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1925
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$79.95

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Boston: Houghton MIfflin, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Being the personal narratives of Lowell Smith, Erik nelson, Leigh Wade, Leslie Arnold, Henry Ogden, John Harding. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Map endpapers. Illustrated with b/w photos, including frontis. Head/heel of spine lightly bumped. Light shelfwear/rubbing. Minor foxing.
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Mad Doctor's Drive

by Ralph Nading Hill

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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Brattleboro, Vermont: Stephen Greene Press, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Red paper boards. Head / heel of spine lightly bumped. Clean and tight. Minor foxing on rear endpapers. Clipped dj has minor age toning and minor edgewear. All books packed and shipped with care.
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Shop Manual: Honda CB 750 (Motorcycles)

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Published
1970
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Honda Motor Company, 1970. Original Wraps. Good. This shop manual describes the maintenance, inspection and adjustment procedures of the Honda 750, Model CB 750. Cover has some wear. Inside front has minor soiling, otherwise clean and tight. Homemade plastic cover.
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Report on Interoceanic Canals and Railroads Between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans

by Davis, Charles H.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1867
Condition
Fair
Edition
1867
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$195.00

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Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1867. 1867. Hardcover. Fair. Later edition with 37 pages text and 14 maps. All maps in very good condition except for #14, which was not refolded correctly and has a corresponding tear. Minor foxing on some maps. Darkened endpapers. Originally brown cloth binding is worn and discolored. A good copy to rebind.
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Autocar Handbook for the Motorist

by Autocar Technical Staff

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Twentieth Edition
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$15.00

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Los Angeles: Floyd Clymer, 1951. Twentieth Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. "The second edition to be produced since the war terminated." 224 pages. With over 280 b/w illustrations. Brown and yellow covers show minor soiling and edgwear. Clean and tight. Has a slight musty smell. A previous price or name on upper front corner of… Read more
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Peabody Collection of Navigating Instruments with notes on their Makers

by Brewington, M. V.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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Salem, Massachusetts: Peabody Museum, 1963. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illustrated with b/w plates. Navy blue cloth boards with gilt spine lettering and decoration. Only fault is a small, faint stain on front board. Limited edtion of 1,000 copies. Well illustrated with 56 b/w plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition.
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$250.00
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Steamboat Lore of the Penobscot

by Richardson, John M.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Augusta, Maine: Kennebec Journal Print Shop, 1941. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. An informal story of steamboating in Maine's Penobscot Region. Well illustrated with b/w photos. Blue cloth boards with silver lettering on front board. Head/heel of spine and corners lightly bumped. Gift notation on front free endpaper. Dj has chips, tears and edgewear. In protective mylar… Read more
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Light-Houses of the United States in 1874, Life in a Lighthouse, Life on the South Shoals Lightship, and Heroism in the Lighthouse Service

by Nordhoff, Charles and Gustav Kobbe

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780896460737
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$31.95

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Golden, Colorado: Outbooks, 1981. Reprint. Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. W. Taber. Excellent shape except for small stain at bottom spine corner of rear panel. Does not affect interior pages. Clean and tight. Reprints of four articles "on that romantic historic aspect of the maritime industry -- the lighthouse. Nordhoff's article first appeared in Harper's Magazine… Read more
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Modern Diesel Cars

by Norbye, Jan P.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780830698998
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$18.50

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Blue Ridge Summit, PA: Tab Books, 1978. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Modern Automotive Series. Red paper boards with gilt lettering. Illustrated with many photos, drawings and charts. Minor discoloration on front endpapers. Spine slightly sunned. Otherwise clean and tight. No markings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Rocket Aircraft U.S.A.

by Bergaust, Erik

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Not Stated
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$40.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1961. Not Stated. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. Includes the compact history of the development of manned rocket aircraft in the U.S.--from the earliest attempt through the flights of the X-15. Illustrated with b/w photos of all the planes, on the ground and in flight. Blue cloth boards with white lettering on spine and… Read more
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Fares, Please! From Horse-Cars to Streamliners

by Miller, John Anderson

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1941. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Dark tan cloth boards with gilt illustration and lettering. Illustrated with b/w photos and drawings. Endpapers yellowing. Bookplate on front free endpaper. Minor bumping on corners. A few smudges on some inside pages. Otherwise c lean and tight.
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From Horse Trails to Steel Rails

by Wardwell, W. Emory

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Edition not Stated
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$20.00

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Worcester, Massachusetts: Worcester Historical Society, 1955. Edition not Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Brown cloth boards with grey lettering. Head/heel of spine bumped. Sticker residue on front free endpaper. Dj has chips, tears and edgewear. In protective jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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On Engines in Britain and France

by Ransome-Wallis, P.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$22.50

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London: Ian Allan, 1957. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Pink cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Color illustration was pasted to front pastedown, but is now loose. Owner's sticker on front free endpaper. Inside pages slightly yellowed. Otherwise clean. B/w photos of locomotives. Mi nor soiling on front board.
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Rip Van Winkle Railroads

by Helmer, William F.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good+
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$65.00

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Berkeley, Calif.: Howell-North Books, 1970. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Near Fine. Aqua cloth boards with black lettering. Illustrated endpapers. Spine is cocked. Dj has minor edgewear. Covers four narrow-gauge railroads that steamed in New York's Catskill Mountains.
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History of the Carriage

by Tarr, Laszlo

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$36.00

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Arco Publishing Co., New York, 1969.. Very good in good+ dj. Translated by Elizabeth Hoch. A study of the structural development of the carriage from its obscure origins in the fourth millennium B.C. to its eclipse by the automobile in the first decade of this century. B/w illustrations and photographs. Red cloth boards have some spots and top and… Read more
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Chilton's Import Car Repair Manual 1975-81

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780801970290
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$8.50

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Radnor, Pennsylvania: Chilton Book Company, 1981. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket as Issued. Binding tight, book complete. Well used. Reference copy. Thick 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Iron Horses: American Locomotives 1829-1900

by Alexander, E.P.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition (stated)
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$15.00

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New York: W.W. Norton, 1941. First Edition (stated). Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Very good, no dj. Maroon cloth boards with blue illustration and blue and gold lettering. Illustrated endpapers. Spine is faded. A couple of faint stains on front board. Illustration and description of 96 locomotives. A wonderful book with excellent illustrations. Minor finger smudges and some… Read more
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