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The Book of Trains

by J.B. Snell

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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New York: Time Life, 1968. Light wear to edges, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear, small tears, fading. Small volume about trains, 52 detailed color drawing of various models, with a description of each. A "Classics of Transportation" book.. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Tre Tryckare Artists.
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Great Trains of All Time

by Freeman Hubbard

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Trench Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1962. Minimal wear, light soiling, text clean and unmarked. Oversized volume for young people. Stories of trains around the world.. Illustrated Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Herb Mott.
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Think Small

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Trench Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
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$85.00

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VW of America, 1967. Covers show light soiling/rubbing; text clean and unmarked. Original dealer sticker on cover (H&H Motors, Plainville, CT). A collection of cartoons and essays by various well known artists and writers, all relating to Volkswagens. Appears to have been a VW dealer promotional item.. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Various.
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$85.00
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The Boy Scouts Yearbook Stories of Adventurous Fliers

by Franklin K. Mathiews (edit.)

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Trench Books
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1943. Exceptional copy showing just a trace of having been read; clean and unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear, light rubbing/soiling; not price clipped. A collection of eighteen aviation stories, some by well known authors. Edited by the Chief Scout Librarian of the BSA.. First Edition. Yellow Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good. Illus. by Manning de V. Lee.
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Bridges

by David J. Brown

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Trench Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1993. Inscription on back of flyleaf, otherwise a real nice clean copy. Jacket worn and torn at corners. The story behind more than one hundred bridges around the world, from ancient time thru the 20th century. 160+ pages of info and color photos. Oversized, extra postage outside the US.. First Edition. Pictorial Cover. Very Good+/Fair.
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Cars of the Stars and Movie Memories No. 1

by Floyd Clymer

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Trench Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
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$12.00

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Los Angeles: Floyd Clymer, 1954. Covers show light wear/soiling, sound unmarked copy. Oversized paperback containing hundreds of photos of Hollywood's greatest, depicted in and around theirs autos, trucks, planes, tractors, etc. 152 pgs.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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It's Easy to Fix Your Bike

by John W. McFarlane

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Trench Books
Published
1949
Condition
Poor
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$15.00

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Chicago: Wilcox & Follett, 1949. Ex-library copy, with usual markings. Complete and in sound condition. Covers worn and soiled; greasy fingerprints throughout. A great reference on older bicycle repairs. Many detailed photos and diagrams. 34 pgs. . Illustrated Cloth. Poor/No Jacket.
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Power Goes to Work

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Trench Books
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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Detroit, MI: Gneral Motors, 1959. Minimal wear to edges, clean and unmarked. "An Introduction to the Transmission of Power- Automobile, Aircraft, Marine". Reprint of a giveaway originally published in 1945. Lots of color illustrations.. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket-as Published.
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The Encyclopedia of Yacht Designers

by Lucia Del Sol Knight & Daniel Bruce MacNaughton

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Trench Books
Condition
New
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$85.00

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New York: Norton Large, heavy volume. New, unopened and still in publisher's plastic wrap and box. The definitive text on the subject. Extra postage required outside the US. . Cloth. New/New.
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Motor Cars

by Philip Sumner

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Trench Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good+
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$8.00

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London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1969. Light wear/soiling to covers, pencil inscription on flyleaf. Small booklet of color photos of early British cars up to 1930. "A Science Museum Illustrated Booklet".. Paperback. Good+/No Jacket.
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The Decline and Fall of the American Automobile Industry

by Brock Yates

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Trench Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$10.00

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New York: Empire, 1983. Slight bump to one corner; clean and unmarked. Jacket shows only minimal wear.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+.
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The Model Railroad Book

by Warren F. Morgan

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Trench Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
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$26.00

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Greenwich CT: Fawcett, 1953. Light shelfwear, minor soiling; sound and unmarked. "All about model railroading"; very detailed, hundreds of drawings, diagrams, and photos.. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Tank

by Kenneth Macksey & John H. Batchelor

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Trench Books
Published
1970
Condition
Good+
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$10.00

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New York: Scribners, 1970. Light foxing to cover edges, unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear, light rubbing. "A History of the Armoured Fighting Vehicle". Hundreds of drawings and photos, some in color. 160 pgs, indexed. Due to size, extra postage outside the US.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Green Cloth. Good+/Good+.
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The Motor Boys in Mexico

by Clarence Young

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Trench Books
Published
1906
Condition
Good+
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$8.00

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New York: Cupples & Leon, 1906. Wear to cover edges, light soiling, unmarked. Third title in the series. I wonder how long they would last down there today?. Illustrated Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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The Truck Book

by Margaret & Stuart Otto

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Trench Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$24.00

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New York: William Sloane, 1949. Minor shelfwear to corners, clean and unmarked. Jacket somewhat ragged, wear to edges, tears to spine ends, 2x3" chip to top front (titles unaffected). Written for young people, this is a description, with many B&W photos, of various trucks and what they are used for. Everything from fire trucks to UPS trucks; beverage trucks to… Read more
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Whispering Rails

by Gilbert A. Lathrop

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Trench Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
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$7.00

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Chicago: Goldsmith, 1936. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light edgewear, bright and colorful with no fading. A mystery on the railroad, for young people.. Red Cloth. Very Good/Very Good.
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Travel in England

by Thomas Burke

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Trench Books
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1946. Bumps to corners, nice sound, unmarked copy. Jacket worn at spine ends and corners. "From Pilgrim and Pack-horse to Light Car and Plane". Numerous illus.. Tan Cloth. Very Good/Good.
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The Pan American Highway

by Harry A. Franck & Herbert C. Lanks

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Trench Books
Published
1940
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1940. Wear to edges, fading to bottom front edge, orig owner's name stamped inside front and back covers. Jacket complete, but quite worn at edges, soiling to back. "From the Rio Grande to the Canal Zone". Quite a trip in those days; certainly a lot safer than it would be today. Hundreds of B&W photos.… Read more
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Daily Except Sundays

by Edward Streeter

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Trench Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fifth Printing
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$10.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1938. Minor shelfwear, light soiling to hinges, unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear, rubbing. The amusing adventures of a commuter who "went 216,000 miles without getting anywhere". This copy was a gift from Transit Advertisers, Inc.. Fifth Printing. Green Cloth. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Gluyas Williams.
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The Wonderful Locomotive

by Cornelia Meigs

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Trench Books
Published
1937
Condition
Fair
Edition
Reprint
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$8.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1937. Worn and soiled; holding together quite well with no loose pages. Ninth printing of a popular children's storybook. Reading copy only.. Reprint. Green Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Berta & Elmer Hader.
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