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This Was Railroading

By: ABDILL, George B.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books:

Edition: First Bonanza Edition

Seller ID: 08304


An historical collection of rare photos and true stories about the tracks, trains and trainmen of the Pacific Northwest...including Northern California. A later edition of a Superior publication issued in 1957. 192pp, profusely photo illustrated. Book is very clean and bright with a solid binding. The dustjacket is also very clean and bright with minor edge wear at top. Weight, 775g. View more info

A Locomotive Engineer's Album: The Saga of Steam Engines in America

By: ABDILL, George B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Seattle, Superior Publishing: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038055


Fifth in the 'Old Railroad' series by Locomotive Engineer George B. Abdill. 1st edition, quarto, 8.5'x10.75", 190pp, profusely photo illustrated. Hardcover in orange cloth with price-clipped dustjacket in Brodart. Exceptionally clean, tight copy. Fine/Fine. Weight, 940g. View more info

A Locomotive Engineer's Album : the Saga of Steam Engines in America

By: ABDILL, George B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1965

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 041613


Old Railroad Series, 5. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs of antique steam locomotives. 190 p. : ill. ; 27 cm. OCLC Number: 2126549. Book is bright and clean. Unmarked except for a very small address label to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 822g. View more info

Logging Railroads of the West

By: ADAMS, Kramer

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Bonanza:

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 041608


This book covers logging railroad history in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevaha, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico from the 1860's through the 1950's. OCLC Number: 7054916. 144pp, profusely photo illustrated in b&w, Appendix [ 13pp], Index [3pp]. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket is clean and unmarked with a couple of tiny, closed edge tears and a litttle rubbing/soil... View more info

The Guide to Canada's Railway Heritage Museums and Attractions

By: ADAMS, Lawrence V.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, MB, Canada, North Kildonan Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33012


Canada's railway heritage - steam, diesel, streetcars, interurbans, excursions, locations, maps, facilities, stores. 71pp, photo illustrated, spiral wire binding, glossy card wrappers. About 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 320g. View more info

Proceedings of the 61st Annual Convention of the Air Brake Association, September 15, 16 & 17, 1969

By: AIR BRAKE ASSOC

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Chicago, Air Brake Association: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34886


8vo, 6"x8.25", 270pp, diagrams, charts, ads. Hardcover in black cloth with gilt titles on spine and on front cover. Fine copy. Weight, 476g. View more info

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Air Canada: North American Services Timetable, February 1, 1965

By: AIR CANADA

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Montreal, Air Canada: 1965

Edition: February 1, 1965

Seller ID: 051526


Folding Timetable of North American Services on Air Canada. Unfolds to 8" by 9", 28pp, map Clean copy. Sound stapled binding. Small ink note of a Flight time on back. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 45g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage to many destinations. View more info

Great Western Tribute

By: ALLAN, Ian Ltd.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: UK, Ian Allan Ltd.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15308


Tribute to England's Great Western Railway, 1835-1947, consisting of nine articles on various aspects of the Railway's operations. 48 p. : ill. ; 29 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 159g. View more info

The Iron Road: The Wonders of Railway Progress

By: ALLEN, Cecil J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, John F. Shaw:

Edition: First Edition, Presumed

Seller ID: 038533


History of the development of Railways, intended for the Juvenile market of its day. Undated, circa 1920s. 1st ed.[?], 8vo, 192pp, numerous photo plates, numerous color plates. Hardcover in red cloth with pictorial front cover and spine. Internally clean and sound. Small ink signature to ffep. Wear to cloth at foot of spine and along spine-edge at back board. No DJ. Weight, 1.026kg. View more info

Salute to the Great Western

By: ALLEN, Cecil John

Price: $7.50

Publisher: UK, Ian Allan: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15312


Overview of the history of England's Great Western Railway, profusely illustrated with vintage photographs. 62 p. ill. 25 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, almost 'as new'. Weight, 290g. View more info

The Western since 1948

By: ALLEN, G. Freeman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, I. Allan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32415


History of the old GWR, after its nationalisation in 1948 as the Western Region of British Railways. 160pp, profusely photo illustrated, illustrated endpapers. Internally bright and unmarked. Sound, tight binding, no wear to the red cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Attractive copy. Weight, 928g. View more info

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Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad, 1863-1869

By: AMBROSE, Stephen E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 32062


The account of an unprecedented feat of engineering, vision, and courage. It is the story of the men who built the transcontinental railroad-the investors who risked their businesses and money; the enlightened politicians who understood its importance; the engineers and surveyors who risked, and sometimes lost, their lives; and the Irish and Chinese immigrants, the defeated Confederate soldiers, and the other laborers who did the backbreaking and dangerous work on the tr... View more info

American Airlines Baggage Label

By: AMERICAN AIRLINES

Price: $5.00

Publisher: USA, American Airlines:

Edition: T127b

Seller ID: 053367


American Airlines, round baggage label, unused, full glue. Mint condition. Circa Red & White with a Blue Eagle. , c1950s. seven available. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Western Route Book: Strip Maps of Principal Highways

By: AMERICAN AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Washington, DC, American Automobile Association: 1954

Edition: 1954 Edition

Seller ID: 053060


Strip maps of the Western United States, from Chicago West. Maps 776 to 1266 - 480 strip maps. This includes the most southerly parts of Canada - British Columbia, Alberta, Manito, Ontario to Port Arthur. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square bindin g. slight wear to extremities of spine. Minor surface loss to top of front wrapper where price sticker [?] removed. Weight, 325g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer po... View more info

Atwood's catalogue of United States and Canadian transportation Tokens: Third Edition of 1970 Plus the 1977 Supplement

By: AMERICAN VECTURIST ASSOCIATION

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, American Vecturist Association: 1970

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 040565


Describes in detail, and gives the approximate market value, of every known transportation token issued in the United States of America, U.S. possessions, and Canada, up to January, 1970. The separate Supplement adds issues from January 1970 to January 1977. Two volumes - 731pp + 244pp, profusely illustrated. A bright, clean, unmarked set. Tight, square binding. Main volume shows slight wear to the orange cloth; Supplemet shows no wear at all. Heavy set weighing, 1.808k... View more info

Amtrak Midwest Train Timetables: June 15, 1976

By: AMTRAK

Price: $5.00

Publisher: USA, Amtrak: 1976

Seller ID: 052523


Train Timetables from Amtrak, Midwest, 1976. Size - 4" by 9"Unfolds to 8" by 9", 16pp, route map. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. View more info

A History of Western National

By: ANDERSON, Roy Claude; FRANKIS, G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, UK, David and Charles: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047828


History of England's Western National Omnibus Co., a trnsportation company providing Bus services in the South West. 202 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. The unclippd dustjacked look nearly Fine from the outside bu has light staining to parts of the inside. Weight, 431g. View more info

Model Trains: February 1956

By: ANDERSON, Willard V. - Editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Kalmbach Publishing: 1956

Edition: Vol. 8, No. 12

Seller ID: 26527


Single Issue of a prominent magazine for model train afficianados for February of 1956. 50pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers, undamaged and unmarked. About display quality - very bright. Weight, 115g. View more info

Model Trains: March 1956

By: ANDERSON, Willard V. - Editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Kalmbach Publishing: 1956

Edition: Vol. 9, No. 1

Seller ID: 26528


Single Issue of a prominent magazine for model train afficianados for March of 1956. 42pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers, undamaged and unmarked. About display quality - very bright. Weight, 100g. View more info

Model Trains: April 1956

By: ANDERSON, Willard V. - Editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Kalmbach Publishing: 1956

Edition: Vol. 9, No. 2

Seller ID: 26529


Single Issue of a prominent magazine for model train afficianados for April of 1956. 42pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers, undamaged and unmarked. About display quality - very bright. Weight, 105g. View more info