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Image for When We Rode The Rails

When We Rode The Rails

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdowne: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition Assumed

Seller ID: ID294787

ISBN: 0701816791


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 Colour and Black & White Photographs. 247 pages This book captures the magic days when life had more meaning, fellowship and certainty. View more info

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The Desert Railway

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299378

ISBN: 0851796753


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in a Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is worn at spine ends and corners and is faded at edges and spine. Small chip at upper top edge. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 138 pages History of the Trans-Australian Railway built between 1912 and 1917. View more info

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Covering My Tracks. Recollections of the End of Steam

By: Adley, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Patrick Stephens Ltd.: 1988

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296427

ISBN: 0850598826


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour photographs and maps. Neat & small previous owner's signature to front free end paper. 192 pages View more info

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American Locomotives - A Pictorial Record of Steam Power, 1900-1950

By: Alexander, Edwin P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Milton Keynes, Lightning Source: No Date

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID302716

ISBN: 1447438280


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition. Looks like new. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Diagrams. 255 pages View more info

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The Fastest Trains in the World

By: Allen, G. Freeman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288198

ISBN: 0711008892


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 Colour and Black & White Photographs. 160 pages View more info

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Railways of the Twentieth Century

By: Allen, Geoffrey Freeman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID180555

ISBN: 039301603x


Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 256pages View more info

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Bangor and Aroostook The Maine Railroad

By: Angier, Jerry & Cleaves, Herb

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Littleton, MA, Flying Yankee Enterprises: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID275281

ISBN: 0961557435


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Black & White maps. 274 pages This book is a fact-filled history of the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad, from its founding in 1891 to the date of publication. It is the story of the Bangor and Piscataquis Railroad, the Monson Railroad, the Penobscot and Lake Megantic Railway, the European and North American Railway Company, the New Brunswick and Can... View more info

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Lokomotivy A Historie [Locomotives and History]

By: Antonicky, Stanislav; Herzan, Frantisek; Jelen, Jiri; Sellner, Karel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Praha [Prague], Nakladatelstvi Dopravy a Spoju: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID286973

ISBN: 8070300388


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Good Condition. Has small chip to top portion of spine otherwise would be 'very good'. Plain white sticker and small patch of rubbing to base of rear panel. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Black and white drawings. Text in Czech with summaries at rear in Russian, French, English and German. Overall quite a nice copy of this scarce title. 159 pages Published on the 150th anniversary of the start of railways ... View more info

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Die Ludwigs-Eisenbahn Die erste Eisenbahnlinie in Deutschland

By: Asmus, Carl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Zurich, Orell Fussli Verlag: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID285232

ISBN: 3280015251


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 Colour and Black & White Photographs. 152 pages The Ludwig Railroad , the first railway line in Germany View more info

Image for Eisenbahn Journal 1/89 Sonderausgabe Die Baureihe 042

Eisenbahn Journal 1/89 Sonderausgabe Die Baureihe 042

By: Asmus, Carl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fürstenfeldbruck, Merker: 1989

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID285453


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Staple bound. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Text in German. 98 pages View more info

The Concise Illustrated Book of Trains

By: Avery, D. (Edited)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Brian Todd Publishing House Ltd: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID279112

ISBN: 1852610123


Oblong Octavo Size [approx 22.8 x 15.3cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs as well as colour drawings. 46 pages Over 40 of the world's most famous steam trains, each superbly illustrated, with full specifications and a brief history of the locomotive. View more info

Image for The Railways of the Republic of Ireland. A Pictorial Survey of the G.S.R. and C.I.E. 1925-75

The Railways of the Republic of Ireland. A Pictorial Survey of the G.S.R. and C.I.E. 1925-75

By: Baker, Michael H.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dublin, D. Bradford Barton Ltd: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID252739

ISBN: 0851532357


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm].. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 96 pages View more info

Image for The Pennsylvania Railroad 1940s-1950s

The Pennsylvania Railroad 1940s-1950s

By: Ball, Don Jr.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chester, Vermont, Elm Tree Books: 1986

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID302703

ISBN: 0393023575


Square Quarto Size [approx 27cmx28cm]. Very Good+ condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 204 pages View more info

Image for Link With a Lonely Land: The Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway

Link With a Lonely Land: The Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway

By: Barnes, Michael

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, The Boston Mills Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283809

ISBN: 0919783368


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 203 pages A history of a Canadian pioneer provincial railway. The construction started in 1902 and took 30 years to reach James Bay on the sub-Arctic tidewater. View more info

Image for Rio Grande Mainline of the Rockies

Rio Grande Mainline of the Rockies

By: Beebe, Lucius & Clegg, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Howell-North Books: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID284104


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in ourpurpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ edges lightly rubbed and spine faded. A couple of tape stains to the front and rear endpapers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Four full colour illustrations. Endpaper maps. 380 pages In pictures, captions and inimitable text the authors recreate the glory days of construction through the Howling Wilderness, the decision f... View more info

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Narrow Gauge in the Rockies

By: Beebe, Lucius & Clegg, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Howell-North Books: 1964

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: ID188611


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some very faint tape marks to endpapers. With 250 black and white photographs, equipment drawings for the model-maker, three colour paintings by Howard Fogg and endpaper maps by Frederic Shaw. Endpaper maps. 224 pages View more info

Image for The History of the Sunset Railway including the McKittrick Branch of the Southern Pacific Company

The History of the Sunset Railway including the McKittrick Branch of the Southern Pacific Company

By: Bergman, John F.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Bakersfield, CA, Kern County Historical Society: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID275196

ISBN: 0943500141


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 very nice copy. Very scarce - especially in this condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 114 pages This is the story of Kern County's oil boom rail lines - built by the Southern Pacific and the Santa Fe Railroads. Together, the Sunset Railway and the SP's McKittrick Branch boasted just over 100 miles of track stret... View more info

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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