Railway & Locomotive Historical Society, 1972. First Edition. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ softcover; Tan pamphlet/no spine; Covers have few very faint stains; Textblock has page corners slightly bent, otherwise clean; 62pp.
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New York: Wayner, 1978. Second Edition. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with blue text; Covers have light staining around spine edges, few other minor marks, moderate surface scuffing; Textblock clean; 241pp.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1912. Large Octavo; pp 440; Fair/no-DJ; navy spine with silver text; cloth shows moderately rubbed exterior; slight sunning to exterior; some fraying wear to corners; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; cracking to front gutter; illustrated; light pencil.
Chicago, IL: Central Electric Railfans Association, 1960. Softcover Spiral-bound Imperial Octavo; VG; Off-White Spine with Light Blue Text; Covers are clean with minimal shelf ware. Light rubbing on corners and edges. Text block age toned but clean. Text, illustration and maps legible and clear.
Baltimore: The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Historical Society, 1983. Booklet; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Black comb spine without text; Covers are slightly sunned & rubbed on exterior but are intact without defect; two small stickers on front; Text block has just slight wear due to handling with otherwise clean pages and tight binding.
1985. Booklet; VG-/no-DJ; Black comb spine without text; Plastic covers are lightly rubbed but are intact without defect; Text block has just slight wear due to handling with otherwise clean pages and tight binding.
Quincy: Granite Railway Company, 1926. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown without print; Boards in grey paper and brown cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, slight smudging to front; Text block has owner label on front pastedown, spine break at page 11, else clean interior; 29 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Oakland: Peralta Associates, 1948. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Cover is white with black print, slight edgewear and slight creasing; Text block clean and tight; 20 pages, illustrated.
Baltimore: Great Western Railway of England, 1927. Octavo VG; paperback, thin beige spine with a brown cord and no text; covers have severe foxing and stains but in tact; rear press down has extreme smudges; text block is moderately age toned otherwise, clean; 24p.
n.p. The Baltimore Museum of Art, 1978. Booklet; 59 black and white plates; VG/no-DJ paperback; covers have slight wear to panels, minor shelf wear to exterior; text block shows light wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name to first page, tight binding, interior clean; arts - collections;.
Lancaster, PA: Benjamin F.G. Kline, Jr., 1982. Small quarto; pp 199; VG-/G-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; light sunning to spine; mylar wraps; cloth has light sunning to spine; clean and strong boards; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's name to verso of ffep; illustrated with many photographs,charts and scale drawings.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1897. Octavo; pp 86; G/no-DJ; dark green spine without text; cloth shows light sunning to exterior; spine shows slight darkening; some rubbing to corners and spine edges; text block has light wear to exterior edges; dark green endpapers; light toning to interior; frontispiece; illustrated; previous owner's name to verso of ffep; light pencil.
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1924. Annual [Reprint]. Tall 12mo; vg/wraps; tan spine with black text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 306 pp.; tables; spine sunned; split start, head-edge at front joint; else very good.
West Chester: Ben Rohrbeck Traction Publications, 2004. Octavo; VG-; Paperback; Spine, black plastic comb binding; Cover is black, illustrated, white print, slight edgewear but clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; 32 pages, illustrated (b&w).
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.; shelved Case 1.
St. Louis, MO: National Chemigraph Company, n.d. Reprinted. Booklet [8x10]; pp 721; VG-/paperback; black spine without text; originally published in 1895, this edition is not dated; full title: The St. Louis Union Station: A Monograph by the Architect and Officers of the Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis; covers have slight wear to exterior, light crease to front; gilt text and border to front; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to inside front cover; interior clean; profusely illustrated with photographs and drawings.
n.p. National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, 1974. Small Quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; brownish-green spine with off-white text; covers have moderately rubbed & scratched exterior; minor rubbing wear along edges; panels are sturdy & secure; text block has lightly age toned exterior edges; slight cracking along front & rear hinges, but still attached.
Novato: Newton K. Gregg, 1976. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; white, red and black staple-bound booklet; cover has minor shelfwear, age toning; textblock has age toning, otherwise clean.
New York: National Railway Publication Companyy, 1972. facsimile reprint. Large octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; off-white spine with black text; originally published June 1893 by Sheridan Printing Company, Inc.covers have some wear on exterior w/ slightly curling corners; lightly rubbed edges; panels are intact; text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to handling; cracking along binding at pp 442-443; pages are unmarked; pp 896.
Alpha, NJ: Sheridan Printing Company, Inc., 1972. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 896; Fair/paperback; beige spine with black text; covers have rubbed edges; some soiling to exterior; minor chips to edges; text block shows some wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated with maps and drawings.
UK: Jane's Information Group, 1994. 36th. quarto, VG+/none, blue spine w/ white title, light shelfwear, boards, top tip of spine bumped.
Lancaster: Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society, 2010. Octavo; VG/VG; hardcover with no dust jacket; white spine with black text; boards are clean and sturdy; text block is also very clean; 192p.(Vol.1 only; The early years, 1848-1874).
West Trenton: Richard C. Albert, 1980. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Cover is gold with black print, peripheral tanning, bump to upper right corner; Text block clean and tight; 46 pages, illustrated, 1 folded plate.
Philadelphia: Harry P. Albrecht, 1972. Octavo; VG/paperback; thin spine without text; covers have minor marks and residual paste but are in tact; text block is edge worn but clean and legible;18p.
Baltimore: Barnard, Roberts & Co., 1988. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; No spine white stapled booklet; Covers show very minimal edgewear; Textblock clean; 59pp.
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc,/Publishers, 1977. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 135; G-/Poor; Sun faded blue spine with red text; dust jacket has severe wear to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, chipping to corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, slight smudges to fore edge of pp 29-30;.
Omaha: Simmons-Boardman, 1979. First Edition. Second Printing. Previous owners inscription on front pasteboard. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ hardcover; Green spine with gold text; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners/spine, thin yellow mark on middle of front board; Textblock shows faint spotting on exterior fore edge; Binding strong; 240pp.
France: Unknown, 1979. Unknown. Quarto VG/- Large trade paperback. some mild wear to covers. pages excellent. compendium of B&W photos of French trains.
Palmyra, New Jersey: The West Jersey Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society, 1994. Hardcover Imperial Octavo; VG/VG; DJ in protective archival cover. Shows general shelf ware. 12 3/4 inch closed tear running from front cover to back cover. Smaller closed tears elsewhere on DJ. Rubbing on corners.otherwise fine; Boards are clean, bumping on corners. Spines slightly cocked; Text block lightly age toned. Clean. Text and photos are legible and clear; pp 488. 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.
Forty Fort, PA: Harold E. Cox, 2000. Booklet [10x13]; pp 96; G/paperback; beige covers show moderate sunning to exterior; some rubbing to edges; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; illustrated with numerous photographs and drawings.
Baltimore: Barnard, Roberts and Company, Inc, 1978. First Edition. Oblong Octavo; VG/Wraps; Moderate shelf wear with light age toning and fraying to covers; Text block clean, vivid black & white illustrations; 220 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 78-52705.
1985. reprint. Booklet; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Originally published in 1952, this reprint is from 1985; Covers have slight shelf wear just light rubbing on exterior and minor edge wear, however panels are intact; sticker on rear; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 90.
New Abbot, UK: David & Charles, 1966. Octavo; pp 272; VG-/G; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; minor wear to edges; dj adhered to pastedown; cloth shows slight wear; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Chicago: American School, 1926. Unknown. octavo VG/- Slim paperback. inscribed by former owner on front cover. pages clean. B&W photos and diagrams.
Chicago: Mobile Post Office Society, 1984. Booklet [8x10]; pp 55; G-/paperback; yellow covers show slight soiling to exterior; some light foxing toward edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated.
Ontario: Boston Mills Press, 1977. Quarto. VG/VG DJ. Yellow spine with black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 128.
Gretna, NE: James Publications, 1978. Octavo; vg/wraps; brown spine with white text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; unpaginated; alphabetized glossary; minor chipping and wear; else very good.
Berkeley: Howell-North, 1959. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; red spine, white text; dust jacket has significant edgewear, chipping along top and bottom edges, rubbing on front and rear covers, marker on interior front; boards strong, minor bumping on top corners; text block age toned, browning on title page, loose pages inserted; 382pp.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1961. Large Octavo; pp 574; VG/G; yellow spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; minor wear to edges; light toning to rear; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; slight wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; light toning to interior.
Berkeley: Howell-North Books, 1962. 22/1250. Small quarto; pp 380; VG-/no-DJ; gray spine with gilt text; orange pictorial slipcase has moderately worn edges; signed, limited Timberline Edition; slightly sunned exterior; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; light rubbing to edges; strong boards; mylar wraps; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; map in pouch at rear; profusely illustrated; signed by authors.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., Publishers, 1953. Limited Collector's Edition. Large octavo; pp 367; G/G-; black spine with yellow text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; some chipping to edges; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; mylar wraps; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; illustrated with numerous photographs; signed by author and photographer.
New York, Toronto: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1957. 325/400. Large Octavo; pp 304; G+/no-DJ; sunned red spine with gilt text; limited mainline edition; black slipcase shows some chipping to edges; yellow label to spine; cloth has slight wear to exterior; color illustration to paper to front; strong boards; mylar wraps; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; numerous photographs; interior ivory toned; signed by authors.
Berkeley, CA: Howell-North, 1958. Limited Edition (497/850). Quarto, 224 pages; VG-; fully bound in black cloth, spine and front cover have gilt lettering; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor rubbing on both boards, has minor detachment at several spots; pages have minor blotching along the top edge; profusely illustrated, illustrated endpapers; housed in black publisher's slipcase; signed by both authors on the limitation page; shelved case 12.
New York: Angus Sinclair Co., Publishers, 1912. Octavo; pp 157; G/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; cloth shows some scratches to exterior; rubbing to corners and edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; dark brown endpapers; light toning to interior; illustrated; good condition.
Melbourne: Light Railway Research Society of Australia, Inc., 2002. Small quarto booklet; pp 48; VG/paperback; dark rust covers have minimal wear to exterior; light residue to front; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Milwaukee: Milwaukee Road Railfans Association, Inc., 1985. Booklet [8x10]; pp 78; G/paperback; silver spine without text; covers show slight rubbing to exterior; moderate wear to edges; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs and line drawings.
Milwaukee: A Kalmbach Publication, 1962. Quarto; VG/VG-;hardcover; gray and black spine with white text; dust jacket is severely edge worn with tears on the spine, tears to the corners and stains at the rear; boards has minimal rubbings at the head and tail of the spine and minor bumping to the corners; text block has minor age-tone but clean; 224p.
Colorado Springs: Century One Press, 1980. Small quarto; pp 160; VG-/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; some rubbing to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; illustrated with many photographs; interior clean.
Philadelphia: Wm. Bromwell and Wm. White Smith, 1855. First Edition. Octavo, 432 pages; VG-; bound in publisher's embossed green leather, gilt lettering and tooling to spine, gilt and blind stamping to boards; some rubbing and wear to boards; marbled endpapers; all edges of text block gilt; with fifteen engraved full-page scenes, numerous smaller engravings; shelved case 12.
Forty Fort: Cox, Harold E., 1975. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Cover is grey, illustrated, black print, slight edgewear; Text block clean and tight; 68 pages, illustrated (b&w), folded map inserted.