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"DOWN SOUTH" ON THE ROCK ISLAND. A COLOR PICTORIAL, 1940-1969
"DOWN SOUTH" ON THE ROCK ISLAND. A COLOR PICTORIAL, 1940-1969
Goen, Steve Allen
La Mirada, CA: Four Ways West Publications, 2002.

128 pages of color photographs. Map endpapers. Bound in laminated color pictorial boards. A fine and bright copy, issued without dust jacket. A new copy within the original shrinkwrap.


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"DOWN SOUTH" ON THE ROCK ISLAND. A COLOR PICTORIAL, 1940-1969
"DOWN SOUTH" ON THE ROCK ISLAND. A COLOR PICTORIAL, 1940-1969
Goen, Steve Allen
La Mirada, CA: Four Ways West Publications, 2002.

128 pages of color photographs. Map endpapers. Bound in laminated color pictorial boards. A fine and bright copy, issued without dust jacket.


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"FORWARD IS THE MOTTO OF TODAY." STREET RAILWAYS IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA 1866-1936
"FORWARD IS THE MOTTO OF TODAY." STREET RAILWAYS IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA 1866-1936
Kean, Jefferson Randolf
Forty Fort, PA: Harold E. Cox, 1984.

80 pages with historic photographs, maps and rosters. A fine and bright copy.


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"NORTHERN OHIO TRACTION REVISITED:" A SUPPLEMENT TO "THE N.O.T.&L. STORY"
"NORTHERN OHIO TRACTION REVISITED:" A SUPPLEMENT TO "THE N.O.T.&L. STORY"
Blower, James M.
Akron, OH: Self published/James M. Blower [about 1968],

A supplement to "The N.O.T.&L. Story." 191 pages with historic photographs, maps and rosters. Errata sheet laid in. A fine and bright copy.


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"NORTHERN OHIO TRACTION REVISITED:" A SUPPLEMENT TO "THE N.O.T.&L. STORY"
"NORTHERN OHIO TRACTION REVISITED:" A SUPPLEMENT TO "THE N.O.T.&L. STORY"
Blower, James M.
Akron, OH: Self published/James M. Blower [printing date unknown],

A supplement to "The N.O.T.&L. Story." 191 pages with historic photographs, maps and rosters. Errata sheet laid in. Small ding along the spine. A near fine, bright copy.


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"RAILWAYS"; THE RAILWAY WORLD; VOLUME XIII, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1952
"RAILWAYS"; THE RAILWAY WORLD; VOLUME XIII, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1952
Mansell, K.G., editor
London: Railway Wolrd, Ltd/W.J. Fowler & Son, Ltd., 1952.

Articles on Canadian Pacific's No. 7, Bristol Coal Tramroads, train numbering, Pacifics old and new, Weymouth Harbour Branch, to name only a few. 288 pages with numerous photogaphs, rosters and index. Bound in tan pebbled cloth. Owner's stamp on the front endpaper. A fine copy.


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"RAILWAYS"; VOLUME IX, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1948
"RAILWAYS"; VOLUME IX, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1948
Raymond, R.J., editor
London: Railway Wolrd, Ltd/W.J. Fowler & Son, Ltd., 1948.

Articles on deisel electrics, Canadian Pacific, London Midland & Scottish Region, New Zealand, to name only a few. 196 pages with numerous photogaphs, rosters and index. Bound in tan pebbled cloth. A fine copy.


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"RAILWAYS"; VOLUME X, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1949
"RAILWAYS"; VOLUME X, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1949
Raymond, R.J., editor
London: Railway Wolrd, Ltd/W.J. Fowler & Son, Ltd., 1949.

Articles on bridges, rail cars, London Midland Region, overseas railways, timetables, to name only a few. 192 pages with numerous photogaphs, rosters and index. Bound in tan pebbled cloth. A fine copy.


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"RAILWAYS"; VOLUME XI, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1950
"RAILWAYS"; VOLUME XI, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1950
Davison, Peter H., editor
London: Railway Wolrd, Ltd/W.J. Fowler & Son, Ltd., 1950.

Articles on Talgo train, Irish railways, Tank Engines of G.N.R., signaling, Expresses, to name only a few. 232 pages with numerous photogaphs, rosters and index. Bound in tan pebbled cloth. A fine copy.


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"RAILWAYS"; VOLUME XII, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1951
"RAILWAYS"; VOLUME XII, JANUARY-DECEMBER, 1951
Davison, Peter H., editor
London: Railway Wolrd, Ltd/W.J. Fowler & Son, Ltd., 1951.

Articles on Magnificent East Coast Running, Glimpses of the Narrow Gauge, Locomotives of the North Staffordshire Railway, sketch maps, overseas railways, to name only a few. 272 pages with numerous photogaphs, rosters and index. Bound in tan pebbled cloth. Owner's stamp on the front endpaper. A fine copy.


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"SIMON BENSON: NORTHWEST LUMBER KING"
"SIMON BENSON: NORTHWEST LUMBER KING"
Allen, Alice Benson
Portland, OR: Binfords & Mort, Publishers, 1971.

Benson's achievements proved to be huge ocian-going rafts carrying up to six million board feet of logs, and a timber empire that earned him the tile of uncrowned lumber king of the Pacific Northwest. 144 pages with photographs and maps. Fine in very good plus dust jacket with small chip to the rear panel.


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"THE 17"
"THE 17"
Washburn, Edwin C.
Englewood, NJ: Edwin C. Washburn/Self Published, 1929.

Railroad historical novel. 292 pages with photographs. Very good in very good dust jacket with several short tears, very tiny chips, and crease along spine panel.


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"THE 17"
"THE 17"
Washburn, Edwin C.
Englewood, NJ: Washburn, 1929.

Railroad historical novel. 292 pages with photographs. Bound in original brown cloth with pictorial title label pressed onto the front cover, and printing on the spine in white. Owner's name stamp on the front endpaper. Tiny bump on one corner. Fine in varient, very good, oversized, gold dust jacket with edge wear, small chips, and tape mends to the reverse.


Price: $65.00
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"THE CRYSTAL RIVER PICTORIAL"
"THE CRYSTAL RIVER PICTORIAL"
McCoy, Dell
Silverton, CO: Sundance Publications Limited, 1979.

Signed by McCoy on the half-title page. The third printing removes Russ Coleman's name as co-author. The first detailed photographic record of the shortline railroads that once operated in the scenic Crystal River district of Colorado. 224 pages of photographs, yard maps, a few equipment diagrams, and index. Fine in clear vinyl dust protector with tiny snag to rear panel and a hint of rubbing.


Price: $75.00
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100 YEARS OF CAPITAL TRACTION: THE STORY OF STREETCARS IN THE NATIONS CAPITAL
100 YEARS OF CAPITAL TRACTION: THE STORY OF STREETCARS IN THE NATIONS CAPITAL
King, LeRoy O., Jr.
Taylor Publishing Company, 1972.

Begun in 1862 with horse-cars, the streetcar system in Washington, DC, has a history more interesting than mostbecause of its unusual underground current collection system. 323 pages with historic photographs, car diagrams, maps and rosters. Fine in very good dust jacket with several tiny tears and tiny chips.


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100 YEARS OF CAPITAL TRACTION: THE STORY OF STREETCARS IN THE NATIONS CAPITAL
100 YEARS OF CAPITAL TRACTION: THE STORY OF STREETCARS IN THE NATIONS CAPITAL
King, LeRoy O., Jr.
Taylor Publishing Company, 1972.

Begun in 1862 with horse-cars, the streetcar system in Washington, DC, has a history more interesting than mostbecause of its unusual underground current collection system. 323 pages with historic photographs, car diagrams, maps and rosters. Fine in very good dust jacket with several tiny tears and tiny chips.


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100 YEARS OF CAPITAL TRACTION: THE STORY OF STREETCARS IN THE NATIONS CAPITAL
100 YEARS OF CAPITAL TRACTION: THE STORY OF STREETCARS IN THE NATIONS CAPITAL
King, LeRoy O., Jr.
Taylor Publishing Company, 1972.

Begun in 1862 with horse-cars, the streetcar system in Washington, DC, has a history more interesting than mostbecause of its unusual underground current collection system. 323 pages with historic photographs, car diagrams, maps and rosters. Small name stamp on the reverse of the front endpaper. Near fine in about very good dust jacket with several short tape mends on the spine panel.


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100 YEARS OF RAILROAD CARS
100 YEARS OF RAILROAD CARS
Lucas, Walter A., editor
New York: Simmons-Boardman, 1958.

Scores of pictures and plans of railroad cars built and operated on American railroads. 196 pages with numerous dimensional diagrams. Bookplate on the front paste-down endpaper. Fine in very good dust jacket with faded spine panel and damp stain around the head of the spine panel. The book is unaffected.


Price: $45.00
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100 YEARS OF STEAM LOCOMOTIVES
100 YEARS OF STEAM LOCOMOTIVES
Lucas, Walter A., editor
New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporations, 1957.

Scores of pictures and plans of steam locomotives built and operated on American railroads. 278 pages with numerous dimensional diagrams. Near fine in about very good dust jacket with several small chips and tears, and one tape mend.


Price: $60.00
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1897 TWELFTH ANNUAL GRAND SPECIAL EXCURSION TO NEW YORK. ROME, WATERTOWN AND OGDENBURG RR IN CONNECTION WITH THE GREAT FOUR TRACK NEW YORK CENTRAL & HUDSON RIVER RR
1897 TWELFTH ANNUAL GRAND SPECIAL EXCURSION TO NEW YORK. ROME, WATERTOWN AND OGDENBURG RR IN CONNECTION WITH THE GREAT FOUR TRACK NEW YORK CENTRAL & HUDSON RIVER RR
Daniels, George H., and Theo. Butterfield
New York: New York Central & Hudson River Railroad, Passenger Department, 1897.

"The Great New York Excursion, Tuesday, Oct. 5, '97. No Change of Trains, of Cars... to Grand Central Station, New York. Eight Mammoth Special Solid Trains of Wagner Palace Cars and First Class Standard Coaches. Seven Dollars to New York and Return. 10 Days of Pleasure." Large folded sheet, 24" x 16". Folded into twelve panels. On one side the panels show the excursion, the time tables and the destination with illustrations of the city and its attractions. On the reverse is a ten panel map of New York City of 1897, plus two further panels of information. A few very tiny spots of foxing on the front panel. A near fine, unused copy. No tears or wear.


Price: $125.00
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