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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 History of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe

By: Berkman, Pamela

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Smithmark Publishers: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID280757

ISBN: 0831737840


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 Colour and Black & White Photographs. B/W maps. 128 pages View more info

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

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Central American Holiday

By: Best, Gerald M.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Redwood City, CA, Pacific Coast Chapter Railway & Locomotive Historical Society, Inc.: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304206


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Good+ Condition. Staple-bound. Some light rubbing to spine ends and corners and mild age-toning to page edges. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Full-page coloured maps. 80 pages A guide to the railways of El Salvador, Guatemala and Mexico. 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

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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 Iron Horses.  America's Race to Bring the Railroads West

Iron Horses. America's Race to Bring the Railroads West

By: Borneman, Walter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Back Bay Books: 2014

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID303596

ISBN: 0316371777


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Remainder mark totop-edge.Black & white illustrations. 406 pages The story of America's transcontinental railway lines. 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 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 The Steam Locomotive.  A Century of North American Classics

The Steam Locomotive. A Century of North American Classics

By: Boyd, Jim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305391

ISBN: 0760716277


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. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 144 pages View more info

Image for Speedway to Sunshine The Story of the Florida East Coast Railway

Speedway to Sunshine The Story of the Florida East Coast Railway

By: Bramson, Seth H.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, The Boston Mills Press: 2003

Edition: 3rd Printing (with corrections)

Seller ID: ID275228

ISBN: 1550463586


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. 347s This book is the roaring story of America's most exciting railroad, from its inception, through the building and destruction of the Key West Extension, to the culmination, in 1961, of a receivership that begun 30 years earlier, to the present day. View more info

Image for Railroads of North Africa. The Railroad System of the Maghreb: Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco and Libya

Railroads of North Africa. The Railroad System of the Maghreb: Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco and Libya

By: Brant, E. D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Drake Publishers Inc: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304430

ISBN: 0877491518


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dj spine very lightly faded. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps.. 231 pages 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 The Steam Locomotive in America.  Its Development in the Twentieth Century

The Steam Locomotive in America. Its Development in the Twentieth Century

By: Bruce, Alfred W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID304766


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has some mild edgewear and is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 443 pages View more info