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Big Dreams and Little Wheels
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Big Dreams and Little Wheels

By Wiggin, Ruth Crosby

Camden, ME: Down East Books. Very Good; Lightly smudged with spine rubbed.. 1976. Third Printing. Softcover. 0892720255 . Black and white maps and photos. A history of the Wiscasset and Quebec Railroad with an examination of the role it played in the small Maine communities through which it passed. ; 94 pages .

$10.00

Workin\' on the Railroad:  Reminiscences from the Age of Steam
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Workin' on the Railroad: Reminiscences from the Age of Steam

By Reinhardt, Richard (editor)

Palo Alto, CA: American West Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Endpapers darkened.. 1971. Hardcover. Many illustrations and photos. Edited and with commentary by Reinhardt. Brown cloth binding. ; 318 pages .

$15.00

Volkswagen Service and Repair Book: Beetle, Super Beetle, Karmann Ghia  1961-1972
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Volkswagen Service and Repair Book: Beetle, Super Beetle, Karmann Ghia 1961-1972

Los Angeles: Clymer Publications. Very Good; Covers lightly worn.. 1972. Fourth Printing. Softcover. Many photos and illustrations. ; 266 pages .

$30.00

The Man from Steamtown:  The Story of F. Nelson Blount
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The Man from Steamtown: The Story of F. Nelson Blount

By Adair, James R.

Chicago: Moody Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket worn.. 1969. Third Printing. Hardcover. Many black and white photos. Blue cloth binding. Biography of the millionaire who loved trains. ; 224 pages .

$13.00

The Railroad That Came out At Night:  A Book of Railroading in and Around  Boston
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The Railroad That Came out At Night: A Book of Railroading in and Around Boston

By Kyper, Frank

Brattleboro, VT: Stephen Greene Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket shelfworn.. 1978. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0828903182 . Many black and white photos and illustrations. A history of "selected pockets of Greater Boston railroadin' between about 1957 and 1977, complete with numerous flashbacks to earlier years and to a previous century". Index. ; Short Line RR Series; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages .

$20.00

The Vintage Bentley Book and Another Vintage Bentley Book
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The Vintage Bentley Book and Another Vintage Bentley Book

By n/a

None Noted. Very Good; Light cover wear and soiling.. N.D.. Softcover. Two self-published collections of articles about Bentleys reprinted from The Motor and Autocar from the years 1919-1934: The Vintage Bentley Book, no author, publisher, pub. Date or place stated. Printed bright yellow stapled card covers. Another Vintage Bentley Book: no author, publisher, pub. Date or place stated. Printed bright yellow stapled card covers. Many old photo reproductions. .

$20.00

The Motor-Car Touring Society of the City of New York, 1907-1919:  With a  Note on the Society
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The Motor-Car Touring Society of the City of New York, 1907-1919: With a Note on the Society

By Hellman, Geoffrey T.

NY: Private Printing. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, two inch split along right . side of spine.. 1941. Hardcover. One of 125 copies. Brown paper-covered boards with embossed color emblem of the Touring Society on front boards. Several photos of antique roadsters and Society members. The group met at the exclusive Tuxedo Club in Tuxedo, NY. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 41 pages .

$30.00

Lion:  The History of an 1846 Locomotive Engine in Maine
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Lion: The History of an 1846 Locomotive Engine in Maine

By Rivard, Paul E.

Machiasport, ME: The Maine State Museum and MacHiasport Historical Society. Very Good; Sticker liftoff on front cover.. 1987. Softcover. Many photos. ; 63 pages .

$8.00

The Cecil Kimber Centenary Book
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The Cecil Kimber Centenary Book

By Cook, Jean Kimber; Kimber, Cecil

Oneonta, NY: The New England MG "T" Register, Ltd.. Very Good; Tear across top of spine.. 1988. Softcover. 0938253018 . Many photos and illustrations. A look at the life of Cecil Kimber and his role in making the MG such a beloved motor car. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pages .

$25.00

Timber and Gold:  A History of the Sawmills and Tramways of the Wombat  Forest, 1855-1940
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Timber and Gold: A History of the Sawmills and Tramways of the Wombat Forest, 1855-1940

By Houghton, Norm

Melbourne: Light Railway Research Society of Australia. Very Good; Owner name and address stamped on front free endpaper.. 1980. Softcover. 0909340080 . vi, 84 pp. Folding map at rear. Index, references, photos and maps. .

$20.00

Two Mimeograph Railroad Histories
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Two Mimeograph Railroad Histories

Capital District Railroad Club. Very Good; Pages toned, tear at fore-edge of rear two pages of first . history.. 1950. Two mimeograph railroad histories prepared for the Capital District Railroad Club: 1) 80th Anniversary of the Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville R. R. : Facts and History, by Rand Warner, June 11, 1950. Stapled mimeograph. Published for 2nd Fan Trip of Capitol [sic] District Railroad Club". Five 8.5 x 11 inch sheets. Includes chronology of the FJ&G, selected facts about the local railroad's history, and statistics about the electric and steam division rosters. 2) Souvenir Booklet: Capital District Railroad Club, Camera and Rail-fan Excursion, Fonda, Johnstown, and Gloversville Railroad, Sunday, June 11, 1950. Stapled mimeograph. Four 8.5 x 11 inch sheets. Includes thumbnail sketch of the FJ&G Railroad Co. , stats about rolling stock, and map of train line. Newspaper article about M. & O. L. Railroad laid in. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Volkswagen Service Repair Handbook Transporter 1961-1972
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Volkswagen Service Repair Handbook Transporter 1961-1972

Clymer Publications. Good with no dust jacket; Covers creased and worn, price sticker on front . cover.. 1972. Second Printing. Softcover. Many photos and illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 247 pages .

$12.00

1972 to 1984-- How to Keep Your Subaru Alive:  Easy Step-By-Step  Maintenance and Repair
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1972 to 1984-- How to Keep Your Subaru Alive: Easy Step-By-Step Maintenance and Repair

By Owens, Larry

Santa Fe, NM: John Muir Publications. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers heavily creased, else a surprisingly . clean and tight copy.. 1986. First Edition. Softcover. 0912528494 . A down-to-earth Subaru repair manual with lots of illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 453 pages .

$20.00

Goodrich Route Book of New York
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Goodrich Route Book of New York

Akron, OH: B. F. Goodrich Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, two small burn marks on front . cover, "Goodyear Rubber Store, Troy, NY" stamped on front and rear covers.. 1916. Hardcover. Printed stapled wraps showing front cover bucolic rural road by EW and rear cover of couple in an open roadster near Mt. Rainier. Many maps. Measures 24 x 13 cm. A promotional guide outlining the main routes of travel then available to automobile tourists throughout New York State. Only 4 copies located in OCLC and none presently offered by the trade. ; 160 pages .

$50.00

Power Railway Signalling
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Power Railway Signalling

By Wilson, H. Raynar

London: Publishers of the Railway Engineer. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper, usual library stamps, waterstain at top inner joint of first . thirty pages.. 1909. Hardcover. The Railway Series of Text Books and Manuals by Railway Men for Railway Men and Others, No. 5. Green beveled boards with titles stamped in black on front boards and in gilt on spine. Many photos and illustrations of railway equipment plus several pages of illustrated advertisements at front and rear. Measures 30 x 24 cm. "This volume deals with what may be called the structure which has been raised on the foundations laid by the pioneers of the art of Power Signalling for railways, and among whom should be mentioned Cooke and Whetstone who introduced the speaking telegraph; Edward Tyer, who enabled single lines to be controlled by electricity, thus greatly increasing their carrying capacity with safety; W. R. Sykes, whose "lock-and-block" is used all over the world; Thos. A. Hall, who first convinced the railway world of the advantages of automatic signalling, and George Westinghouse who added to the benefits he had already rendered railways by demonstrating successfully the possibility of working points by other means than manual labour." (from preface) ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 342 pages .

$150.00

Professional Amateur:  The Biography of Charles Franklin Kettering
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Professional Amateur: The Biography of Charles Franklin Kettering

By Body, T. A.

NY: E. P. Dutton and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn.. 1957. Second Printing. Hardcover. Foreword by Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. Green cloth binding. Inscribed by Kettering on the front free endpaper with recipient's named redacted. Index, many photos. A biography of the prolific inventor (he held 186 patents) and automobile engineer-executive who spent 27 years as head of research at General Motors. ; 242 pages; Signed by Biographee .

$30.00

Jere C. Hutchins: a Personal Story (Detroit United Railroad)

By Hutchins, Jere C.

Detroit: Private Printing. Good with no dust jacket. 1938. Hardcover. Tan cloth binding. Index. The author was the longtime president of the Detroit United Railroad. Author signed bookplate on the front free endpaper noting that the book was donated with the compliments of the author. ; Ex-Library; 372 pages .

$10.00

The Golden Age of the Passenger Train
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The Golden Age of the Passenger Train

By Riley, C. J.

NY: Metro Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 1567993834 . Bibliograpy, index, Black and white and color photos. A detailed account featuring rare black- and -white and breathtaking full-color photographs of famous trains, destinations, and people, of the exciting history of train travel from the dawn of the locomotive to the present day. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 176 pages .

$14.00

The Encyclopedia of Trains and Locomotives
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The Encyclopedia of Trains and Locomotives

By Riley, C. J.

NY: Metro Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2000. Later Printing. Hardcover. 1567999824 . Appendix, Glossaries of Railroad Terminology and Slang, Bibliography, Index. Black and white and color photos "The Encyclopedia of Trains and Locomotives is an exhaustive reference work that is perfect for anyone - from the novice rail fan to the seasoned aficionado - who is interested in the saga of the iron horse. Written by an expert in the field and fully illustrated with historical and up-to-date photographs, this book puts the history of the most pivotal technology of the modern world at your fingertips." ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages .

$15.00

The Northeast Railroad Scene: Vol. 5, the Jersey Central
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The Northeast Railroad Scene: Vol. 5, the Jersey Central

By Pennisi, Bob

Flanders, NJ: Railroad Avenue Enterprises. Very Good with no dust jacket. Softcover. Stapled wraps. Many photos. "A brief look before Conrail". ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 64 pages .

$20.00

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