Flint, MI: General Motors Corporation, 1957. Large octavo; Poor/paperback; tape covered dark blue spine with ivory text; covers show age soiled exterior; heavy rubbing to exterior edges; text block has soiled exterior edges; slight moisture staining to front pastedown; interior shows minor spots on some pages; slight cracking to binding; illustrated NOTE: Shelved in Aisle 24 with older 15's.
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New York: Wayner Publications, 1978. Second Edition. Quarto, vi, 241 pages; G+; Age-toned white spine with dark blue and teal lettering; Covers have light+ bumping to tail of spine, light wear to edges and corners, moderate age-toning overall, and light creasing to spine; Textblock has light+ age-toning overall and one instance of light soiling to top edge; NOTE: Shelved at bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Lynchburg: TLC Publishing, [N.d.]. Reprint. Large oblong quarto, two volumes; VG-; Plain white paper exposed; Covers have light wear to edges and corners, slight warping around staples, one instance of light soiling to front cover of volume I, and light age-toning near spine-edge; Textblocks have minimal shelfwear to bottom edges; CONTENTS: Vol. I. Box car, stock cars & cabooses  -- Vol. II. Hoppers, gondolas, flats & specialty cars ; NOTE: Shelved on bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Lincolnwood: Publications International, 2002. Quarto; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black leather with gold print, illustrated pastedown on front, white marks on rear, else clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, brown moire endpapers, brown ribbon marker, clean and tight; 416 pages, illustrated (color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Baltimore: The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company, 1927. First Edition. Octavo, 172 pages; G+; Light brown paper spine, with no lettering; Covers have light+ wear to edges and corners, a long closed tear to the front cover with adhesive tape applied, significant cracking to the spine with moderate chipping to the head/tail of spine (quires partially exposed), and light shelfwear and soiling overall; Textblock has light+ age-toning overall; Illustrated (b/w photographs); NOTE: Shelved on bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Detroit: Chevrolet Motor Division, 1942. Large Octavo; Fair/paperback; black spine without text; blue covers show noticeable soiling spots to exterior; spine consist of black binder's tape; slight fraying to spine edges; some creases to edges; text block has slight age toning and soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name to first page; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
Chicago: Central Electric Railfans' Association, 1973. Quarto (oblong); G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, brown with white print; DJ has edgewear, closed tear to rear top edge and to front top edge, wear to hinges, light shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, bump to spine tail, cracked front hinge; Text block clean and tight; vii, 248 pages, illustrated (b&w). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Chicago: Central Electric Railfans' Association, 1976. Reprinted. Quarto, 231 pages. In Good plus condition with a Good dust jacket. Spine green with yellow lettering. Dust jacket protected with a mylar covering. Moderate wear exteriorly including a few, small chips to the head and tail edges and small marks, scuffs and scratches. Lightly sunned spine. Closed one and one half closed tear to the spine. Some foxing interiorly to the jacket and to the flaps. Boards have slight foxing exteriorly. Text block shows slight age toning with light foxing to the edges. Previous bookshop's small sticker to the front end paper. Some foxing scattered to the end papers. Frontispiece. Profusely illustrated. Reprinted.
Baltimore: The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Historical Society, 1987. Reprint. Long oblong quarto, ; G+; Black plastic comb-bound spine with light blue cover sheets; Covers have light shelfwear overall, moderate fading near spine edge, and minimal wear to corners and edges; Textblock has very light age-toning to edges; NOTE: Shelved on bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Philadelphia: The Edgell Company, 1907. First Edition. Octavo, 105 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in the publisher's dark green cloth bearing gilt to the front. Boards show very slight wear with light shelf wear exteriorly and slight rubbing wear to the head/tail edges. Text block has mild age toning to the edges. Pictorial end papers. Frontispiece. Illustrated. First edition. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk Column A, ND-A.
Detroit: Chrysler Corporation/Plymouth Division, 1935. Large Octavo; pp 48; Fair/paperback; gray spine with black text; covers severely soiled exterior; moisture staining toward tail edges; noticeable chips to edges; text block has some wear to exterior edges; interior shows some smudges toward edges, otherwise clean; some chipping to tail edges, last few pages; profusely illustrated;.
Surrey, UK: Brooksland Books, n.d. Large Octavo; pp 99; G/paperback; black spine with yellow text; covers show moderate rubbing wear to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; intact panels; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; previous bookshop's sticker's to front pastedown; profusely illustrated;.
Chicago: National Railway Publication Co./Rand McNally, 1877. Small Octavo, 376 pages. In Fair condition. Yellow paper covers with black text. Covers have tearing to spine edges, creasing to spine, bending to corners, age toning to both covers, and mild edgewear. Textblock lacking title page and has bending to corners and light age toning. Folding map laid in. RWO.
Albany, NY: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford, State Printers, 1896. 8vo., 1024 pp., VG-; black cloth boards, copper lettering to spine; overall wear to boards with scattered superficial material loss, bumping to corners; starting hinge between title page and p. 3, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; bumping to head and tail of spine, cloth torn to back towards head, lettering faded yet legible, "VOL. 1 / 1896" stated to tail; age-toning/foxing to text-block, creasing to bottom corners of pp. 41-171 visible from text-block; mild age-toning and scattered foxing/other minor imperfections to interior, text clear and legible; though header of report to p. 3 states State of New York Assembly "No. 53" in session Feb. 11, 1896, no other page other than p. 7 does it also state "No. 53," all other pages state "No. 98"; lacks VOL. 2: text to p. 1024 ends abruptly, pagination likely continuous between the two vols.; NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Column B.
Chicago: De Leuw, Cather & Company, Engineers, 1945. Large Octavo; pp 52; Fair/paperback; greenish gray spine without text; binding has 3 fasteners between covers; covers have noticeable rubbing to exterior; some chipping to edges; moderate rubbing to corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated; association stamp to title page Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Oversized Ephemera Case.
Eastern Airlines. Octavo (oblong); G; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Cover red, white and blue with black print, creases at spine, slight edgewear, rusting staples, front has light ink transfer from adjoining publication; Text block clean and tight; unpaged, illustrated. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Oversized Ephemera Case.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1899. Large Octavo; pp 411; VG-; blue spine with gilt text; full title: Thirty-First Annual List of Merchant Vessels of the United States, with the Official Numbers and Signal Letters Away Them by the Commissioner of Navigation, in Accordance with the Provisions of Section 4177 of the Revised Statutes; Also Lists and Distinguishing Signals of Vessels f the United States Navy, Quartermaster's Department, U.S.A., Engineer Department, U.S.A., Mississippi and Missouri River Commissions, U.S.A., Revenue-Cutter Service, Light-House Establishment, Coast and Geodetic Survey, United States Fish Commission, and United States Marine-Hospital Service. For the Year Ended June 30, 1899; no jacket; cloth exterior shows slight shelf wear; minor smudges to few areas; edges have somewhat worn appearance, mostly toward corners; intact binding; sturdy boards; textblock exterior edges slightly toned; light foxing to endpapers; small defect to title page; interior pages good; illustrated.
Armagh: The Roadster Factory, 1987. Octavo (oblong); G; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover has edgewear, shelfwear, slight stain at bottom, slight creasing at front bottom, remainder of mailing label on rear; Text block has stain to top and bottom edges, small stain at bottom edge of pages through page 14, slight curling to corners, slight stain at top edge of final pages; xvi, 85 pages, illustrated.
London and Sydney: Murray Book Distributors Pty. Ltd., 1977. Reprinted. Quarto, 188 pages. In Good plus condition. Spine off-white with blue and black lettering. Boards show slight soiling wear with some rubbing wear to the edges. Text block has very mild age toning to the edges and light wear interiorly. Illustrated. SP Workshop Manual Series Number 57. Reprinted.
London: Aerospace Publishing Ltd; AIRTime Publishing Inc., 1995. Quarto; pp 160; VG/VG; dark blue spine with gilt text; scarce in hardback; dust jacket show slight wear to exterior; boards have minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated NOTE: Shelved in Aisle 24 with older 15's.
Philadelphia: Printed by: J. H. Cunningham, 1817. First Edition. 12mo, 228 pages. In Good minus condition. Bound in bound tree calf with red spine label and gilt lettering. Light bumping to head and tail of spine as well as corners, light rubbing to tail of spine, slight warping to head of spine, light plus rubbing to edges and corners, one small worm hole to front board, and one small worm hold to back board. Moderate age toning to exterior of textblock, light age toning throughout interior of textblock, light to moderate uneven foxing throughout interior most prevalent at first and last few pages, moderate offsetting from text throughout, pen and pencil emendations to front pastedown, and pages 17-20 detached from binding. RWO Consignment.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1961. First Edition. Quarto, 144 pages, ; VG-/G+; White and faded orange spine with black lettering; Dustjacket has moderate wear to top edges and corners, light+ chipping to head of spine; light age-toning to covers, and moderate+ fading/age-toning to spine; Boards have light bumping to tail of spine and one instance of light soiling to hinge on front cover; Textblock has light age-toning to edges; NOTE: Shelved on bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Baltimore: Barnard, Roberts & Co., 1988. First Edition. Quarto, 60 pages; VG-; Saddle-stitched softcover with white covers; Covers have minimal wear to corners and edges and very mild soiling to back cover; Textblock has light foxing to fore- and top-edge; Illustrated; NOTE: Shelved at bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Baltimore: Barnard, Roberts & Co., 1988. First Edition. Quarto, 60 pages; VG-; Saddle-stitched softcover with white covers; Covers have minimal wear to corners and edges, light+ wear to head/tail of spine and very mild soiling to front cover; Textblock is clean; Illustrated; NOTE: Shelved at bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Broken Arrow OK: AMK Products, 1998. Third Printing. Quarto, 274 pages. In Very Good condition. Black spiral binding. Bound with paperback and protected by heavy plastic covering. Pictorial covers with blue lettering. Text block has minimal edge wear. Illustrated. Third Printing. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates] NOTE: Shelved in Room X, Case #4-6.
Ocean: Specialty Press, Inc., 1973. Reprint. Small octavo, , 46, ; VG-; Dark brown boards with no lettering; Boards have some light wear to yellow lettering on the front cover, moderate bumping to bottom corners; Textblock has very light age-toning to edges; Illustrated (b/w photographs); NOTE: Shelved on bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
San Diego: Tehabi Books, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto; VG; black spine with gilt text; first edition, first printing; black slipcase with gilt lettering to front; slipcase shows mild soiling, otherwise fully intact; cloth exterior shows very slight wear; gilt lettering to spine; tight, solid binding; no jacket; text block clean; profusely illustrated; pp 272; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
[N.p.]: A&M Publishing, 1986. First Edition. Quarto, 64 pages; VG-; Age-toned white spine with very small black lettering; Covers have moderate wear to spine, light wear to edges and corners, light+ age-toning overall, and very minor soiling to back cover; Textblock has mild age-toning to edges; Illustrated (b/w photographs and diagrams); NOTE: Shelved on bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Massillon: The National Model Railroad Association, 1951. First Edition. Small quarto, ; G+; Saddle-stitched light brown and red spine; Covers show light wear to corners and edges, light creasing overall, moderate age-toning to "spine"; Textblock has light+ age-toning overall; NOTE: Shelved on bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Berkeley: Howell-North Books, 1966. Third Printing. Quarto. Good Hardcover w/ Good Dustjacket; gray spine with white and yellow lettering; DJ has creases and tears to top and bottom edges and corners and back fold, and has interior foxing; boards have foxing and minor shelf wear; binding tight; text block has light foxing to fore edge and bottom edge; 631 pp.
Berkeley, CA: Howell-North, 1957. First Edition. Octavo, 84 pages; VG/VG-; full binding of printed blue buckram; spine faded red with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; fading to spine; small closed tears to back of dust jacket; small chip missing from dust jacket spine crown; contains full color and black and white photos; signed flat by Beebe at half title; pages clean; shelved Extra Tall Books.
New York: The Beeler Organization, 1927. Octavo; G; dark burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows moderate exterior wear; chip to corners; mildly bowed boards; some creases to spine; slight rubbing to edges; text block exterior edges have slight foxing; previous owner's name to front pastedown; slight damp staining to head edge; mild sunning to endpapers; cracking to front hinge at fep; severe damp stain to p 166 toward head edge and rear endpaper; illustrated; minor creasing to tail corner to gutter to pp 69, 70, 71 and 72; small flat chip to gutter tail corner to p 45; slight cracking to gutter at pp 15, 46 and 47, 62 and 63, 110 and 111; pp 166.
London: Gerald Duckworth, 1972. Facsimile Edition. Octavo, 80 pages. In very good minus condition. Beige spine with black lettering. Full binding in beige paper. Boards show light shelf wear and mild soiling. Slight shredding to front cover's right edge. Text block has a dedication to previous owner on front free endpaper. Note: Shelved in Netdesk Column B, ND-B.
Washington DC: National Academy of Sciences, 1983. Booklet [8.5 x 11]; VG-/paperback; gray covers show slight handling wear; slightly rubbed edges; intact binding; pictorial front with white lettering; textblock exterior edges have light tone; pages clean; illustrated; pp 64 NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Oversized Ephemera Case.
London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1964. First Edition. Octavo; pp 192; G+; green spine with silver text; no jacket; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior; mildly cocked spine; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; light damp stain to front endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Berkeley: Howell-North Books, 1965. First Edition. Quarto, x, 216 page; VG-/G; Dark orange spine with age-toned white lettering; Dustjacket has a large chip along bottom edge of front cover, frequent chipping to fore- and top-edges, several closed tears along spine, fore-edge, the top-edge of the front cover, and the bottom edge of the back cover, and light age-toning overall; Price unclipped; Boards have light wear to bottom and top edges and light+ wear to head/tail of spine; Textblock has mild age-toning to edges; Illustrated; NOTE: Shelved on bookshelf in hallway outside of Room A.
Berkeley: Howel-North Books, 1964. First Edition. Quarto. Good Hardcover w/ Fair Dustjacket; red spine with tan lettering; DJ has small tears and creasing to top edge, with a larger tear to top of front fold, and foxing to interior of DJ; boards show very minor shelf wear, else clean; binding tight; text block has light foxing; front and back matter have foxing; fold-out map at p. 100 intact; photographs on endpapers; 153 pp.