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Manchester, MA: Cape Ann Train Company, 2001. Facsimile Reprint. Large, Thick Octavo; pp 1664; G/paperback; ivory spine with black text; covers have light toning toward edges; minor wear to edges; intact panels; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
n.p. Ohio River Sub-Division, CSX Transportation, 1989. Large Octavo; pp 57; G/paperback; black comb spine; orange covers show slight wear to exterior; light sunning toward edges; small sticker to rear; intact panels; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
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.
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).
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: Arno Press, 1969. Quarto; Originally published, Interborough Rapid Transit Company, New York, 1904; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has tears to edges and flap fold corners, tanning to spine, shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 150 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
New York: National Railway Publication Company, 1956. Thick Octavo; pp 1504; G/paperback; ivory/black spine with black text; full title: The Official Guide of the Railways and Steam Navigation Lines of the United States, Porto Rico, Canada, Mexico and Cuba; covers have some light soiling to exterior; some rubbing to edges and corners; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; slight cracking to front and rear gutters; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
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.
Ann Arbor: Edwards Brothers, Incorporated/National Railway Publication Co., 1971. Reprinted. Octavo; G/paperback; tanned spine with black text; facsimile reprint of June, 1870 publication; covers have noticeable sunning to exterior; some rubbing wear to spine; minor edge wear; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; illustrated; minor cracking to gutter; interior clean.
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;.
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.
Chester, VT: Elm Tree Books, Inc., 1986. Second Edition. Quarto; pp 204; G+/G; burgundy spine with gilt text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; intact boards; text block has only light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
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; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
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.
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.
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.
San Diego: Howell-North Books, 1981. Reprinted. Quarto; pp 153; G/G-; mustard yellow spine with red text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; few chips to edges; cloth shows some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1856. Large Octavo; pp 288; G-/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; this volume only; cloth shows some rubbing to edges; moderate wear to exterior; some sunning towards edges; sturdy boards; text block has age toned exterior edges; ex-library stamps to exterior edges; ex-library plate to front pastedown with markings inside; slight dampstaining to some plates and ffep; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated; Plate count: 24+25+10 (plate 11 in the 2nd back is titled "X" as is plate 10) Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
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.
United Kingdom: The Oakwood Press, 2002. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 626; VG-/VG-; army green spine with yellow and white text; full title: The Festiniog Railway: A History of the Narrow Gauge Railway Linking the Slate Quarries of Blaenau Ffestiniog with Portmadoc, North Wales: Together with Outline Histories of Quarry Undertakings Connected to the Railway, 1800-1974, Vol. 2 - Locomotives, Rolling Stock and Quarry Feeders; this volume only; dust jacket shows light sunning to exterior; minor bumping to edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; light sunning to spine; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings; illustrated endpapers; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.