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image of THE MENTOR - THE STORY OF THE AMERICAN RAILROAD - July 15 1915 - Serial Number 87 - Volume 3, number 11

THE MENTOR - THE STORY OF THE AMERICAN RAILROAD - July 15 1915 - Serial Number 87 - Volume 3, number 11

by Hart, Albert Bushnell

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Published
1915
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of History, 1915. Staple-bound in card covers. Light edge and corner wear with a bit of rust at the staples; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about the building of the American railway system, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are… Read more
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BRITISH TRAINS

by Anonymous

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Published
1955
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Juvenile Productions, 1955. Unpaginated. Actually undated - circa 1955. Glossy pictorial boards with a cloth spine; illustrated endpapers. Chipping on the corners of the dustjacket with some loss at the head and foot of the spine; fragment missing from the lower right of the rear panel; short tear on the upper right of the front panel;… Read more
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DERAIL: WHY TRAINS CRASH

by Faith, Nicholas

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2000
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780752271651
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London: Channel 4 Books - Macmillan Publishers, 2000. (ix) 198 pp. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated with sepia and colour plates. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Glossary; Interviewees; Death on the Rails; In the Beginning; The Shock of the New; The… Read more
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GREAT CANADIAN RAILWAY STORIES - Volume One - June 1993

by Wilson, Peter (editor) (Don Eves; Lorne Abertson; Bruce Switzer; John Boos; Robert Dall; Jiggs McGowan; Austin White)

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Published
1993
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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Trenton, Ontario: The Trent Port Histocial Society, 1993. 40 pp. Very light wear; previous owner's name covered in white tape inside. Illustrated with railway photographs, drawings and diagrams. This issue contains an assortment of great Canadian railway stories as told by great Canadian railroaders: Don Eves; Lorne Abertson; Bruce Switzer; John Boos; Robert Dall; Jiggs McGowan; and… Read more
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GREAT CANADIAN RAILWAY STORIES - Volume Two - Fall 1993

by Wilson, Peter (editor) (Aubrey Sharp; Elmer Ogden; Tom Riley; Gerald Scott; Blake Weese; Bob Grant; Don Weese; Bob Jones; Burton McGowan)

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Published
1993
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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Trenton, Ontario: The Trent Port Histocial Society, 1993. 34 pp. Very light wear; previous owner's name covered in white tape inside. Illustrated with railway photographs, drawings and diagrams. This issue contains an assortment of great Canadian railway stories as told by great Canadian railroaders: Aubrey Sharp; Elmer Ogden; Tom Riley; Gerald Scott; Blake Weese; Bob Grant; Don… Read more
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STEAM IN NIAGARA

by Panko, Andrew; Bowen, Peter

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1983
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780920183007
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Fonthill, Ontario: NiagaRail Publications, 1983. 112 pp. Signed on the front free endpaper by Andrew Panko and Peter Bowen; number 1851 of 2000 copies. Green cloth lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; illustrated with black and white and colour photographs and a map; dustjacket painting by Kenneth Gent. Light wear at the corners of… Read more
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THE CONCISE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES

by Ransome-Wallis, P. (editor) (J. M. Doherty; David P. Morgan; F. J. G. Haut; C. R. H. Simpson; H. H. Le Fleming; S. O. Ell; O. S. Nock; G. Freeman Allen; P. Ransome-Wallis)

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Hawthorn Books, 1959. 512 pp. Blue cloth decorated in gilt on the spine; illustrated endpapers; blue upper edge; presented in a slipcase. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings; some wear around the edges of the slipcase.. Bookmark dropped in, featuring the Concise Encyclopedia series. Illustrated with colour plates,… Read more
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A WALK ALONG THE TRACKS

by Davies, Hunter

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1993
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Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780460860994
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London: J. M. Dent and Sons, 1993. (xii) 196 pp. Trade paperback format. Illustrated with black and white plates and maps. During the couse of a year, the author walked along ten disused railways in Britain. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; not store stamped. The Chapters are: Three Bridges to East… Read more
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HIGH IRON - Main Line Steam Activities in the U.S. and Canada

by Pincus, Howard

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Published
1974
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Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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New York: Quadrant Press, 1974. 64 pp. Magazine format. Light wear at the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: Reading 2102 - D & H 302; Nickel Plate 759; Southern 4501; Canadian National 6060; and Ontario Rail 1057 and 136.. Third Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.
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THE OLD PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND RAILWAY - Pen and Ink Sketches

by LeClair, Stanley (preface by Harry T. Holman; foreword by Terry Graff)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781551093536
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$24.95

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Halifax, Nova Scotia: Nimbus Publishing, 2001. (x) 134 pp. Pictorial boards; gold endpapers; headband. Light rubbing on the corners. John Stanley LeClair was born in Prince Edward Island on March 9th, 1883 and died on November 25th, 1953. A number of buildings in P.E.I. feature his murals; the colour drawings herein chronicle the history of the… Read more
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A LONG LOOK AT STEAM

by Olmsted, Robert P.

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Janesville, Wisconsin: Private Printing, 1965. Unpaginated. Black cloth lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; illustrated endpapers; illustrated throughout with black and white photographs of locomotives.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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WABASH STANDARD PLANS AND REFERENCE

by Heimburger, Donald J.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1993
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Very Good
Edition
First Soft Cover Edition
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Forest Park, Illinois: Heimburger House Publishing, 1993. 128 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear on the corners with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with drawings, diagrams and black and white photographs. The Contents are: Introduction: The Old Wabash Is Still the Wabash; Wabash Steeped in History; Wabash Map of 1925; Wabash Standard… Read more
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STEAM TRAINS - Golden Years of the Regions - Fold-out Poster

by Anonymous (editor)

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Published
1972
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First Edition
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London: W. H. Smith, 1972. Actually undated, circa 1972. This is a double-sided, full-colour poster, 23" by 33" - one side is an image of a single train, the Burton Agnes Hall 6998, photographed by Mark Wilkins. The other side of the poster features the Lord Nelson 850, Taw Valley 34027, Flying Scotsman 4472, Sir Nigel Gresley… Read more
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PORTFOLIO OF CANADIAN NATIONAL LOCOMOTIVES

by Anonymous

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1969
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Very Good
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First Printing
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Belleville, Ontario: Mika Studio, 1969. For the railway enthusiast who has everything: Ten unbound, multi-colour hand prints of historic Canadian engines; presented in an illustrated envelope. The titles are: Hudson - Toronto - Montreal - 1930; First Diesel Locomotive - 1929; Northern Locomotive - 1940; Dorchester - Serving Canada's First Railways - 1836; Pacific Locomotive - 1919;… Read more
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MONTREAL AND QUEBEC - The Two Most Interesting Cities in Canada

by Anonymous

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Published
1907
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Toronto: General Passenger Department - Grand Trunk Railway System, 1907. 40 pp. Staple-bound pamphlet. Illustrated with black and white photographs and a dropped-in map of the Grand Trunk Railway System and Connections. Light wear on the corners with some darkening around the edges; creased down the centre. The map is somewhat creased and worn. The… Read more
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THE GUYSBORO RAILWAY 1897 - 1939

by MacDonald, Bruce

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Published
1973
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Antigonish, Nova Scotia: Formac Publishing, 1973. 59 pp. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and a map. The Chapters are: The Early Attempts 1897 - 1911; The Matter Is Under Consideration 1911 - 1921; Starts and Stops 1921 - 1929; The 1929 - 1930… Read more
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A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT BELFAST TRAMS SINCE 1945

by Maybin, Mike (foreword by John Cole)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9781857940305
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Peterborough, England: Silver Link Publishing, 1994. 100 pp. Oversized softcover. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with black and white and colour photographs and maps. The Chapters are: A Brief History of Belfast Tramways; Fleet Summary; The City Centre; East Belfast; South Belfast; West Belfast; North West… Read more
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IRON ROADS - Railways of Nova Scotia

by Stephens, David E.

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Published
1972
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First Edition
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Windsor, Nova Scotia: Lancelot Press, 1972. 77 pp. Trade paperback format. Light rubbing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and maps. The Chapters are: Railways in Nova Scotia; Private Railways; Nova Scotia Railway; Dominion Atlantic Railway; Canadian National Railway System; Special Railways; Rolling… Read more
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FIRST STOP MAIDENHEAD

by Wells, Matthew

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Published
1945
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First Edition
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Maidenhead, England: Private Printing, 1945. 40 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Circa 1945 - actually undated. Lightly rubbed on the corners. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Maidenhead was the first stop westward for the Great Western Railway, and the starting point fo Wycombe Railway's line to Oxford and Aylesbury. The Chapters are:… Read more
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PASSING TRAINS - The Changing Face of Canadian Railroading

by McDonnell, Greg

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781550461831
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$74.95

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Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press - Stoddart Books, 1996. 160 pp. Blue boards lettered in gilt on the spine; blue endpapers; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with black and white and colour photographs. The Chapters are: Winds of Change; A Mari Usque ad Mare; Lost… Read more
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