Category: Railways

Sort

Showing 21-40 of 324

Image for The Last Spike the Great Railway 1881-1885

The Last Spike the Great Railway 1881-1885

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Canada, Anchor: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID279168

ISBN: 0385658419


Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 478 pages The building of the Canadian Pacific Railway. View more info

Image for Rods Down and Dropped Fires.  Illinois Central and the Steam Age in Perspective

Rods Down and Dropped Fires. Illinois Central and the Steam Age in Perspective

By: Bessette, Richard P.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Orland Park, IL, RTN Press LLC: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID280604

ISBN: 0974797006


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. An excellent copy. Looks unread. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs & Maps. This is a heavy book (weighs over 3kgs unpacked) and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 594 pages The Illinois Central Railroad, sometimes called the Main Line of Mid-America, is a railroad in the central United States, with i... View more info

Image for 400,000 Miles By Rail. The reminiscences of a 'professional passenger" on all types of trains

400,000 Miles By Rail. The reminiscences of a 'professional passenger" on all types of trains

By: Blanton, Burt C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Howell-North Books: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID282129

ISBN: 0831070870


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 183 pages View more info

Image for British Rail The First 25 Years

British Rail The First 25 Years

By: Bonavia, Michael R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297327

ISBN: 0715380028


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ is complete but has scratches to front panel and slightly sunned spine - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 239 pages History of the nationalised rail network from its inception in 1948. View more info

Image for The Giant's Ladder.  David H. Moffat and his Railroad

The Giant's Ladder. David H. Moffat and his Railroad

By: Boner, Harold A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Kalmbach Publishing: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID281444


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A very nice copy. Large coloured folding map to rear. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 224 pages The biography of visionary railroad builder, David Moffat, who scaled the Rockies' Divide to build his railway from Denver to Salt Lake City View more info

Image for Keeping the Railroads Running Fifty Years on the New York Central

Keeping the Railroads Running Fifty Years on the New York Central

By: Borntrager, Karl A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302943

ISBN: 0803839413


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and a couple of spots of foxing to top edge. 256 pages 'An Autobiography and a A Review of the Railroad Crisis Today.' View more info

Image for Frankreichs Letzte Dampflokomotiven

Frankreichs Letzte Dampflokomotiven

By: Bosshard, H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Zurich, Orell Fussli Verlag: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID285214

ISBN: 3280008484


Oblong Quarto Size [approx 32x24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Black and white maps. Text in German. Unpaginated [200+ pages] France's last steam locomotives. View more info

Image for Les Dernieres Locomotives A Vapeur D'Europe 1972-1977

Les Dernieres Locomotives A Vapeur D'Europe 1972-1977

By: Bouillin, Patrice

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Grenoble, France, Published by Author: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID286861


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 29x22cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. Dustjacket is a little rubbed at corners and has underside repairs to strengthen it and shows some creases on rear panel - now properly protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with full page colour photographs. Captions to each photo at rear - text in French. Copy number 2405. 253 pages Steam Locomotives in Europe 1972-1977. View more info

Image for The Railway Art of Kenneth G. Bowen (Signed by the Artist)

The Railway Art of Kenneth G. Bowen (Signed by the Artist)

By: Bowen, Kenneth G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Boolarong Publications: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID281383

ISBN: 0864390211


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Signed by the artist on the front free endpaper. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 128 pages The steam train has a fascination for many. Having two generations of railwaymen before him, Kenneth has set out to capture that elusive fascination of steam in these illustrations. View more info

Image for The White Plume.  A pictorial representation of the steam locomotive

The White Plume. A pictorial representation of the steam locomotive

By: Bowman, Charles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal, Railfare Enterprises Ltd: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID282563

ISBN: 0919130267


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 160 pages A collection of Charles Bowman's photographs. Divided into five sections: Canada & USA; England; Scotland; West Germany; Austria. View more info

Image for Australian Rail Annual 1988

Australian Rail Annual 1988

By: Bromby, Robin [Edited by]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sherborne Sutherland Publishing:

Seller ID: ID239190

ISBN: 1862750041


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 128 pages View more info

Image for French Steam

French Steam

By: Broncard, Yves & Fenino, Felix

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302814

ISBN: 0711001405


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. A nice copy. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Text in English and French. 160 pages Master railway photographers and knowledgeable enthusiasts, Yves Broncard and Felix Fenino have assembled in this book a wealth of photographs and detailed information describing characteristic designs of the former French railway compa... View more info

Image for Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow.

Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow.

By: Brown, Dee

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1977

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID292288

ISBN: 0701122323


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's small neat sticker to the title page. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 311 pages Author of Bury my Heart at Wounded Knee. View more info

Image for Arthur E. Stilwell.  Promoter with a Hunch

Arthur E. Stilwell. Promoter with a Hunch

By: Bryant, Keith L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Vanderbuilt University Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID281895

ISBN: 0826511732


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A few spots of light foxing to top edge. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 256 pages Arthur E. Stilwell was the founder of Kansas City Southern Railway. He served as the railroad's president from 1897 to 1900. He was also the founder of Port Arthur, Texas. View more info

Image for History of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway

History of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway

By: Bryant, Keith L.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID282125

ISBN: 0025179209


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 398 pages View more info

Image for Milwaukee Road Steam in the West Locomotive Photos from the Roy Campbell Collection

Milwaukee Road Steam in the West Locomotive Photos from the Roy Campbell Collection

By: Burg, Thomas E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Merrill, WI, Merrill Publishing Associates: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID275419

ISBN: 0979575230


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 28x21cm]. Near Fine condition. In excellent condition and is really like new. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 128 pages Roy Campbell was a railroad hobbyist and was vice-president of the Railroad Society of Milwaukee and an avid railroad photographer. His artistic photographs won awards at Milwaukee’s Layton Art Gallery and were published in the Milwaukee Journal and Milwaukee Sentinel. In addition to his own photogr... View more info

Image for The Observer's Book of Steam Locomotives in Australia

The Observer's Book of Steam Locomotives in Australia

By: Burke, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney & London, Methuen of Australia/Frederick Warne: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288244

ISBN: 0454000782


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Neatly covered with clear contact by previous owner. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 252 pages No A3 in The Australian Observer Series View more info

Image for Great Steam Trains of Australia

Great Steam Trains of Australia

By: BURKE, David

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297932

ISBN: 0727009540


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 160 pages View more info

Image for American Steam on Australian Rails. The States and the Commonwealth 1877-2004

American Steam on Australian Rails. The States and the Commonwealth 1877-2004

By: Burke, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302818

ISBN: 0253345278


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Colour and Black & White Photographs/Illustrations. 168 pages Documents the hundreds of "Yankee" engines on Australian lines and includes a Chapter on each of the States - incl SA. View more info

Image for Man of Steam E. E. Lucy - A Gentleman engineer in the Great Days of the Iron Horse

Man of Steam E. E. Lucy - A Gentleman engineer in the Great Days of the Iron Horse

By: Burke, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mosman, Iron Horse Press in association with Australian Railway Historical Society (NSW Division): 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302939

ISBN: 0958834008


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 280 pages The story of Ernest Edward Lucy the last senior engineer to come from a famous British railway to take chage of the mechanical empire of the New South Wales Government Railways in 1906. View more info