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Image for Steam Days in Dunsmuir - featuring Dick Murdock's Smoke in the Canyon

Steam Days in Dunsmuir - featuring Dick Murdock's Smoke in the Canyon

By: Church, Robert J.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Signature Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303653

ISBN: 1930013302


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour frontis. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Endpaper maps. 264 pages This book is a combination of fascinating personal stories by Southern Pacific railroaders who worked out of Dunsmuir, California in the heyday of big-time steam railroading. View more info

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Cab-Forward. The Story of the Southern Pacific Articulated Locomotives

By: Church, Robert J.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Omaha, Nebraska, Kratville Publications: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304003


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. 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. Fold-out plans to rear. 216 pages + fold-outs at rear. The cab-forward is synonymous with the Southern Pacific and was a very distinctive locomotive. View more info

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Canadian National Steam Power

By: Clegg, Anthony and Corley, Ray

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Montreal, Trains & Trolleys: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303881


Oblong Quarto Size [approx 30.5cm x 24cm ]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is edgeworn. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Errata slip laid in. 128 pages View more info

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Alabama Railroads

By: Cline, Wayne

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, University of Alabama Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303871

ISBN: 0817308121


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 314 pages View more info

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Northwestern Pacific Railroad

By: Codoni, Fred & Trimble, Paul C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Arcadia: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304034

ISBN: 0738531219


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 144 pages View more info

The Railway Navvies. A history of the men who made the railways

By: Coleman, Terry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1972

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID273060


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - DJ has some insect damage & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 224 pages View more info

Image for Frisco Power Locomotives and Trains of the St. Louis - San Francisco Railway 1903-1953

Frisco Power Locomotives and Trains of the St. Louis - San Francisco Railway 1903-1953

By: Collias, Joe G.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Springfield, Missouri, The Frisco Railroad Museum Inc.: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition, Enlarged

Seller ID: ID302791

ISBN: 0931365171


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. An excellent copy. Near Fine condition in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Some black & White line drawings. Black& White maps to endpapers. This second edition includes an additional 16 pages of never before published color photos of Frisco steam, diesel, equipment and facilities as well as a full color cover 322 pages The S... View more info

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Katy Power. Locomotives and Trains of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad 1912-1985

By: Collias, Joe G. & George, Raymond B.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Crestwood, Missouri, MM Books: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304429

ISBN: 0961236612


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 239 pages With over 390 photographs in black and white and colour. Line drawings, maps and locomotive rosters. View more info

Image for 500 The 4-8-2 and 4-8-4 Locomotives of the South Australian Railways

500 The 4-8-2 and 4-8-4 Locomotives of the South Australian Railways

By: Colquhoun, Douglas; Stewien, Ronald and Thomas, Adrian

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Australian Railway Historical Society: 1979

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID223624


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound. Illustrated with Black and White & Colour Photographs. Uncommon. 50 pages View more info

Image for The Iron Horse.  America's Steam Locomotives A Pictorial History

The Iron Horse. America's Steam Locomotives A Pictorial History

By: Comstock, Henry B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Galahad Books: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID279004

ISBN: 0883651971


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. Two Hundred [200] Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 228 pages This book portrays the evolution of the steam locomotive, from Richard trevithick's five-and-a-half-ton engine to the marvellous New York Central's long legged 999s and the Union Pacific's 604 ton "Big Boys"... View more info

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Rails Across The Midlands

By: Cook, Richard J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Marino, Ca, Golden West Books: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID282594


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. 144 pages View more info

Image for The Western Maryland Railway.  Fireballs and Black Diamonds

The Western Maryland Railway. Fireballs and Black Diamonds

By: Cook, Roger & Zimmermann, Karl

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Diego, Howell-North Books: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID279055

ISBN: 0831071397


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and Maps. 308 pages An illustrated history of the railroad, with particular emphasis on the quarter-century from the Western Maryland's Centennial in 1952 to the Chessie System's assumption of the line in the seventies. View more info

Image for Rails to the Lakes.  The Story of the Hamilton & Northwestern Railway

Rails to the Lakes. The Story of the Hamilton & Northwestern Railway

By: Cooper, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Ontario, The Boston Mills Press: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID281539

ISBN: 0919822312


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 Drawings. 158 pages In its rivalry with Toronto, the City of Hamilton planned and backed two early railway enterprises. The first of these was the Hamilton & Lake Erie, which climbed Hamilton Mountain to connect its namesake city with the harbour at Port Dover. The second c... View more info

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The Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway Volume 2

By: Corns, John B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, Virginia, TLC Publishing Inc.: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID279102

ISBN: 1883089751


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 28x22cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to pastedowns. 128 pages View more info

Image for Railways Then and Now The Changing Railway Scene in Britain

Railways Then and Now The Changing Railway Scene in Britain

By: Course, Edwin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Portman (Batsford): 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID156

ISBN: 0713405333


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 166pages View more info

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Famous Railway Photographers Derek Cross

By: Cross, Derek

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288180

ISBN: 0715369296


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Some faint yellowing to page edges. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Unpaginated View more info

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HO Model Railroad Structures

By: Curren, Art

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Waukesha, Kalmbach: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID280283

ISBN: 0890240590


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 76pages An idea, project and technique book on how to make unique HO scale buildings from inexpensive kits. View more info

Image for North American Steam Locomotive Builders & Their Insignia

North American Steam Locomotive Builders & Their Insignia

By: Davies, Harold

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, Virginia, TLC Publishing Inc.: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID275258

ISBN: 097662012X


Quarto Size [approx 22cm x 30cm]. An excellent copy. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. The source collection of each locomotive photo is acknowledged with the photographer, if known. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. vi, 266 pages This book gives a fascinating look into American and (some) Canadian loco... View more info

Image for The First 50 Best of PRR [Pennsylvania Rail Road [Books 1-4 complete]

The First 50 Best of PRR [Pennsylvania Rail Road [Books 1-4 complete]

By: Davis, Milton A; Roberts, Ernest; Harwood, Herbert & Lorenz, Bob

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Barnard, Roberts & Company Inc.: Vols 1 - 3: 1978 & Vol 4 - 1979

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID304612


Oblong Small Quarto size [32x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - with some minor marks. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 52,52, 52 & 52 pages Vol 1 is copy no 2868; Vol 2 is copy no 1945; Vol 3 is copy no 1402 & Vol 4 is copy no 1170. View more info

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The Complete Encyclopedia of Locomotives

By: De Cet, Mirco & Kent, Alan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Netherland, Rebo Publishers: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID303804

ISBN: 9036615054


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 colour photographs. 303 pages This book takes you through the railway histories of several countries around the world. View more info