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  • ROBERTSON, Robertson
    150 Great Western Railway Years

    Edition: First Edition

    Highfield, Southampton, England: Kingfisher Railway Productions, 1985. Quarto, pp 56, stapled in card covers. Many photos in b&w and colour. Oddly, bound with two covers. Front cover of outer corner is a bit sunned, with light ink inscription, and remains of rubber stamp on reverse side, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43421
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  • SHEPHERD, David
    A BRUSH WITH STEAM: David Shepherd's railway story

    Edition: First Edition

    Newton Abbot & London: David & Charles, 1983. Dark green cloth. pp 264. Photos (some in colour) and drawings. Fine in jacket. Artist and lover of steam. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43588
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  • ARCHER, Robert F.
    A HISTORY OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY RAILROAD. "The Route of the Black Diamond"

    Berkeley, CA: Howell-North Books, 1978. Second printing. Large quarto, beige cloth, endpaper maps. pp 372. Photos, maps, ads, index. Fine copy. Jacket has a three inch tear to rear panel internally repaired, smaller tears elsewhere, generally VG otherwise. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43605
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  • WHITE, John H.
    A SHORT HISTORY OF AMERICAN LOCOMOTIVE BUILDERS

    Edition: First edition

    Washington, D.C: Bass, 1982. VG+ copy. Illustrated, index. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 43460
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  • FITZGIBBON, Mary (1851-1915)
    A TRIP TO MANITOBA; or, Roughing It on the Line

    Edition: First edition.

    Toronto: Rose-Belford, 1880. Original dark olive pictorial cloth stamped in black, gilt, and blind. pp xvi, (14)-267. Book a little leaned, mild wear to spine tips and corners, cloth snag at center of rear cover repaired, slight cloth bubbling to covers, yellowing to endpapers; else a VG clean and tight copy, no owner names. "Railroad Edition" rubber stamped in red on rear free endpaper by publisher. "Light-hearted anecdotes on a railroad trip out west, by the woman who co-authored two books with Catherine Parr Traill." - Waterston, The Travellers, p. 152.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 26797
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  • DESMOND, J. Patrick
    ACE CORSON, RAILROADER 1878-1960

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Frederick Fell, 1964. Cloth and boards. pp 250, [6]. Yellowing to page edges, faint spotting to boards, VG otherwise. Price-clipped jacket has small chips and tears; front cover rippled from damp; good. Saga of Corson's 60 year career on the rails in the American West.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43530
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  • NOCK, O S
    ALGOMA CENTRAL RAILWAY

    Edition: First Edition

    Sault Ste Marie (Ontario) / London: Algoma Central Railway / A. & C. Black, 1975. Quarto, dark grey cloth. pp 190, [2] + plates, many in colour. Ink gift inscriptioins at front, mild rubbing to spine ends, else a VG+ copy. Dust jacket has a few nicks, slight rubbing at spine ends; VG otherwise. The Algoma Central travelled the north shore of the Great Lakes. Note: 1.5 kg, extra shipping may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 40703
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  • Saskatchewan. Dept. of Municipal Affairs. Economic and Technical Committee on Transportation & Freight Rates.
    An historical analysis of the Crow's Nest Pass agreement and grain rates : a study in national transportation policy : a submission of the Province of Saskatchewan to the Royal Commission on Transportation, 1960.

    1961: Queen's Printer, 1960. pp 58, [6]. stapled in light green card covers. Small corner chip to front cover; some creasing; ink name inside cover; good. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 50549
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  • LEWIS, Edward A.
    ARCADE & ATTICA RAILROAD

    Arcade, NY: The Baggage Car, 1972. Second edition. Quarto, orange card covers. pp 104. Illustrated. Folding map, publisher advertisements, colour brochure, laid in at rear. Light spine sunning, else fine. Uncommon book about this short line railroad operating south of Buffalo, NY.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43436
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  • Kittermaster, Jean, editor
    Bassett-Lowke Railways : A Commemorative Edition (cover title)

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Bassett-Lowke Railways, 1968. Oblong quarto, black cloth, front cover lettered and decorated in gilt, plain gilt spine. pp 136. Photos and illustrations on every page. No 3679 of a "special limited edition" of 5,000 issued to commemorate the company's participation in the Flying Scotsman's tour of the U.S.A. 1969. Mild corner wear at head of spine, ink owner name and date at front, else a VG copy lacking the slipcase. Reproductions of the company's model railway cars and locomotives from the 19th and 20th centuries.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43554
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  • BRITISH ELECTRIC TRAINS by LINECAR, Howard W.A.
    LINECAR, Howard W.A.
    BRITISH ELECTRIC TRAINS

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Ian Allan, 1947. Octavo, plain card covers with attached jacket. pp 133 including photos on glossy paper. Fine copy. Jacket has a few nicks, one small tear, minor rubbing, VG otherwise, attractive period art. Early publication from this specialist publisher (est. 1942). Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43555
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  • STEVENS, G.R.
    CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAYS (Two Volumes

    Edition: First editions

    Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1960 and 1962. Two volumes, octavos, brown cloth. pp xviii, 514; xii, 547. Volume I has maps and nice illustrations by noted Canadian artist Jack McLaren in text; volume II has photo plates inserted. Bruise to lower outer corners, else fine, no owner names. Dust jackets have some closed tears, rubbing, good. Definitive history of the CNR from 1836-1922. Note: 2.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 45396
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  • BOHI, Charles
    CANADIAN NATIONAL'S WESTERN DEPOTS: the country stations in Western Canada

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1977. Small folio, green boards. pp 128. Well illustrated with photos and charts. Fine in jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43444
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  • BOOTH, Jan
    CANADIAN PACIFIC IN THE SELKIRKS: 100 years in Rogers Pass

    Edition: First printing

    The Calgary Group of The British Railway Modellers of North America, 1985. Oblong quarto. pp 50 including inside of glossy card covers. Map, photos. Corner crease to front cover repaired on inside with clear archival paper tape, VG otherwse. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43539
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  • CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY COMPANY. Summary of Equipment

    Musquodoboit Harbour, Nova Scotia: Yagar Book Services, 1981. Octavo, pp 16, stapled, in red card covers. Facsimile reprint of the edition of 1920. Edition of 50 copies, this is number 34. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43536
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  • DORIN, Patrick C.
    CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY: motive power, rolling stock, capsule history

    Edition: First edition

    Seattle / Saanichton, BC: Superior Publishing Company / Hancock House, 1974. Large quarto, silver boards. pp 175. Photos, tables. Fine copy. Price-clipped jacket has short tears and shallow chip at head of spine, some rubbing, good. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43575
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  • THOMPSON, Norman and Major J.H. Edgar
    CANADIAN RAILWAY DEVELOPMENT FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES

    Edition: First edition.

    Toronto: Macmillan, 1933. Octavo, original brown cloth. pp xvi, 402, (2) + 8 plates. Ripples to paper at inner margins of front endpapers (manufacturing flaw), else fine, no owner names.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 36720
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  • HUNGRY WOLF, Adolf, compiler
    CANADIAN RAILWAY SCENES No. 1

    Skookumchuck, BC: Good Medicine Books, 1986. Second printing. Oblong quarto, glossy card covers. pp 64. Many photos. Fine. Newfoundland Narrow Gauge; Mixed Trains in the 1980's; Dieselization of the Kettle valley by Lavallee; Crowsnest and Kettle valley in Steam; Montreal Vignette; Vintage Electrics in Modern Montreal; Winnipeg, Manitoba; Surviving Steam in Canada. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43507
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  • HUNGRY WOLF, Adolf, compiler
    CANADIAN RAILWAY SCENES No. 2

    Skookumchuck, BC: Good Medicine Books, 1986. Second printing. Oblong quarto, glossy card covers. pp (112). Many photos. Fine. CPR Centennial Issue Montreal to Vancouver.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43508
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  • CAPTURING A LOCOMOTIVE: a history of secret service in the late war by PITTENGER, William, Rev.
    PITTENGER, William, Rev.
    CAPTURING A LOCOMOTIVE: a history of secret service in the late war

    Washington: The National Tribune, 1885. Early printing (first was in 1881). Octavo, red cloth stamped in black and gilt. Floral endpapers. pp [2], 354, [2] + 13 plates (complete). Appendices. Book a bit leaned; black spots to rear cover; spine has fading with much of the stamping rubbed away; page edges yellowed; cracked inner hinges repaired; 1889 ink owner inscription; some internal repairs to separations but a few leaves still protrude at fore edges; in all, just good at best, but now firm in the binding and complete. The story of Andrews' Raiders, a failed Union attempt to disrupt Confederate rail near Chattanooga.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43611
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