Victoria: B.C. Railway Historical Association, assisted by the British Columbia Heritage Trust, 1982. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, tan with black print; Cover has peripheral toning, slight spotting, slight edgewear; Text block clean and tight, age-toning to paper; 99 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
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Edison, NJ: John Brinckmann/privately printed, 1992. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 209; VG-/no-DJ; teal green spine with gilt text; cloth has mild wear to exterior; light sunning to spine; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; frontispiece; railroad tables tipped in at rear pastedown; signed by author.
New York: D. Appleton & Company, Inc., 1871. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 242; VG-; full bound in brown cloth, spine has gilt tooling and lettering; profusely illustrated with several inlaid plates and five large folded plates; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, spine has minor discoloration from sun exposure, has bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have dust build up along the top edge, have tearing and tape on the large folded plates; housed in a dark red slip case; shelved case 12.
Philadelphia: The Pennsylvania Railroad Company, 1949. Thick Octavo; pp 835; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth shows slightly sunned spine; minor edge wear; exterior shows some wear due to handling; strong boards; text block has mildly toned exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; tight binding;.
Denver: Rocky Mountain Railroad Club, 1965. Quarto; VG/VG; hardcover; 1408th book number out of edition limited to 6000 volumes; red and white spine with black and pink text; book has clear, protective mylar covering; dust jacket has minor creases at the head of the spine and moderate marks and stains at the rear; boards are sturdy, binding is solid; text block is clean; 467p.
Denver, CO: Rocky Mountain Railroad Club, 1955. First/Limited Signed Edition. Quarto: G-/G-: Yellow and white sun faded spine with black text: DJ is in mylar sheath, significant shelfwear, with creasing, chipping at head and tail of spine and corners, 1 inch open tear near head of spine,2 inch closed tear near bottom back corner, dark msudges on backscuffs to front, sun faded spine: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges with some chipping to head and tail of spine and corners, binding solid: Textblock has exterior foxing to tail edge, damp stain along textblock bottom, pages unmarked: Signed limited first edition, hand numbered 700 out of 2750 copies: All original 6 maps included in back envelope: 463 pp.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1916. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, slight wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has tanning to endpaper, cracked front spine, clean text; Cover title: “Northern Pacific Railway Guide Book”; 218 pages, illustrated (folded color maps).
Worcester, Mass. Worcester Regional Transit Authority, 1985. Small quarto; pp 48; VG-/no-DJ paperback; red spine without text; former association stickers to front panel, minor wear to edges, slight rubbing to exterior; text block shows light wear to exterior edge, tight binding, light ivory toning to interior;.
South Godstone (Surrey): The Oakwood Press, 1949. Octavo; VG; hardcover with no dust jacket; thin brick red spine with brown text; boards have severe stains, but are in tact; text block has severe foxing to the front and rear paste downs, and front and rear free end- papers, pages are tanned but clean and legible; 35p. Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
San Diego: A.S. Barnes and Co., Inc., 1980. first edition. Small Quarto; VG/G-; Black spine with pink text; Dust jacket has small tears along edges with heavily rubbed fore edge and rubbing & soiling exterior, mostly on rear; Cloth has moderate rubbing along edges, however panels are clean and strong; Text block has only slight smudges on fore edge exterior, otherwise text pages are clean and binding is tight; pp 212.
San Diego: A.S. Barnes and Company, Inc., 1980. First Edition. Small Quarto; pp 212; VG/G; black spine with pinkish beige text; includes tipped in photographs by previous owner; dust jacket shows mild rubbing to edges; lightly soiled rear; cloth clean; text block clean; previous owner's label to ffep; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Mahomet: Changnon Rails, 1998. First. Small quarto; VG-/VG-; white spine with black text; dustjacket is clean with light edgewear, light creasing along spine; boards are strong and clean with light bumping to corners; textblock is clean; 443pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Lakewood, OH: The Western Reserve Historical Society, 1978. Quarto; pp ; G+/Fair; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; lightly sunned exterior; moderate chipping to edges and corners; cloth has slight rubbing to boards; minor bumping to corners; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
Euclid: Transit House, Inc., 1971. Large octavo; G-/no-DJ paperback; off-white spine with red & green text; covers have slightly age toned exterior; lightly rubbed edges w/fraying at spine edges; cracking crease along spine; panels are intact; text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to age & handling; slight cracking along front hinge & first page; cracking along binding at pp 62-63; pages are unmarked; pp 152.
Euclid, OH: Trolley Lore, 1983. Reprinted. Small quarto; pp ; G/G-; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket shows sunned spine; minor; some chipping to corners and spine edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
Parsons, WV: McLain Printing Company, 1988. Eighth Printing. Octavo; pp 410; VG-/G; light blue spine with dark blue text; dust jacket has sunned exterior, mostly to spine; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; some line drawings; photographic plates; map laid in at rear; interior clean; tight binding.
New Jersey: Morning Sun Books, 1994. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/No-DJ; Spine is blue with white text; Boards have general shelf wear, some rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, age-toning to edges, content is clear; pp 127; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1988. Revised and Updated Edition. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover in 'as is' condition; Brick red spine with image of a road and cream text; Light shelf wear to dust jacket, minor rubbing to surfaces, light age toning around edges on back jacket cover; Boards are strong and clean, gilt text on spine, binding solid,age toning to pages; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean, vivid grey scale illustrations; 218 pp.
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1985. First Edition. First Edition Third Printing; Octavo; VG Hardcover w/ dustjacket; Off White spine with Green and Black text; Dustjacket has slight edgewear, some shelfwear, small brown mark on front cover near top corner, small brown mark on rear cover along head edge, otherwise clean; Boards strong, clean, slight bumping to corners, slight cocking of spine; Textblock has small faint mark on page 243, faint smudges along edges, otherwise clean; 309 pp.
Silverton, CO: Sundance Publications Ltd., 1978. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover Imperial Octavo; VG; Author's signature on second title page; Yellow pictorial boards with black text. Silver spine with green text wrapped in clear dust jacket; Boards are clean with minimal shelf ware, spine slightly cocked; Text block is age toned but clean. Text and photographs legible and clear; pp 416. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates.
Burbank, CA: Superior Publishing Company, 1989. Quarto; pp 231; VG-/paperback; brown spine with ivory white text; covers have only light wear to edges; exterior clean; intact panels; text block shows mild shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; slight defect to front and rear gutters; profusely illustrated;.
Paducah, KY: Turner Publishing Company, 2003. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 120; VG-/VG-; grayish tan spine with yellow text; full title: Tennessee Coal Mining, Railroading and Logging in Cumberland, Fentress, Overton and Putnam Counties; dust jacket has slight soiling toward tail edge; light sunning to spine; cloth has minor spotting to tail edges; clean and strong boards; text block has light spotting toward tail edges of first few pages; illustrated with many photographs.
Wellington: The New Zealand Railway and Locomotive, 1961. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Cream spine with black text; Heavy shelf wear and age to jacket, wear along sides and edges, jacket now protected in mylar cover; Moderate age and wear to boards, creasing at corners, binding tight; Text block clean, grey scale illustrations; 107 pp; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
Washingtonville, OH: M2FQ Publications, 2007. First Edition, Second Printing. Small quarto; pp 72; G+/paperback; covers have moderate wear to exterior; light sticker residue to front; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; light wear to interior; profusely illustrated; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
Newport News: The Mariners' Museum, 1954. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, creasing to spine, mild shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges and endpapers, else clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the half-title page verso; paged 386-775, frontispiece.
London: Effingham Wilson, 1872. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 147 pages; VG-; fully bound in red cloth; front cover and spine have gilt lettering; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges and has minor detachment on the first and last endpapers; pages clear; illustrated with several plates with tissue guards; shelved case 12.
Edmonds, WA: Pacific Fast Rail, 1975. Oblong Octavo; pp 248; G/G; light blue pictorial spine with red and black text; slipcase with toning toward edges; intact panels; some wear to corners; dust jacket has light toning toward edges; lightly sunned spine; price clipped front flap; cloth has some sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
San Marino, CA: Golden West Books, 1968. Second Printing. Hardcover Imperial Octavo; G/VG; DJ is in protective archival cover, chipping, rubbing, creasing and/or open tears on corners and edges, rubbing on back cover, damp staining on back cover and on inside slips; Light rubbing and chipping on certain board edges and corners; Text block age toned but clean, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 128.