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Image for Thomas and the Hide-and-Seek Animals: A Thomas the Tank Engine Flap Book

Thomas and the Hide-and-Seek Animals: A Thomas the Tank Engine Flap Book

By: Awdry, Reverend W.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1991

Seller ID: 607312

ISBN: 0679813160

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Seven flaps - all intact. Book in excellent condtion - light shelf and edge wear including small bump to top edge and to tail of spine. Charming illustrations . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 15 pages. Illustrator: Owain Bell. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Children; Railways. ISBN: 0679813160. ISBN/EAN: 9780679813163. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 607312. Hardcover View more info

Southern Traction - March 10, 1973: Streetcars in the Eldorado of the Southwest

By: Bork, R. O.

Price: $28.50

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Texas Division - Electric Railroaders Association: 1973

Seller ID: 000870

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


. Size: 12mo - over 6 3/4" - 7 3/4" tall. 10 pp. Item Type: Magazine. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Light shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Railways; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000870. Paperback View more info

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Boston & Maine Trackside With Arthur E. Mitchell (Trackside #11)

By: Byron, Carl R.

Price: $42.75

Publisher: Scotch Plains, New Jersey, U.S.A., Morning Sun Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 604002

ISBN: 1582480257

Condition: Fine


128 pages. Book in excellent condition; jacket has light edgewear. Number 11 in the Trackside series presents photographs of the Boston & Maine, servicing Northern Massachusetts, Connecticut, Valley Vermont, Hew Hampshire and Southern Maine--these were taken primarily between 1952 and 1956 and then again in the 1970's. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Illustrator: Arthur E. Mitchell (photographer). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Categor... View more info

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PCC--the Car That Fought Back (Interurban Special 64)

By: Carlson, Stephen P.; Schneider, Fred W.

Price: $68.40

Publisher: Glendale, CA, USA, Interurban Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 602346

ISBN: 0916374416

Condition: Near Fine


250 pages, including 2 fold-outs at end of book and large supplement in envelope pasted inside back cover. Photographs, schematics, detailed lists of components and changes over time, American and European cities that used the PCC--a comprehensive history of a transporation icon. Book in excellent conditon. Jacket has light wear, one small tear and crease front cover at top edge; a few tiny tears--handsome impression. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity... View more info

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A Rainbow of Traction (Bulletin 126)

By: Central Electric Railfan's Assoc. And Norman Carlson

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Chicago, IL, USA, Central Electric Railfan's Assoc.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 602377

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Near Fine


Third in CERA's series of full-color volumes. 144 pages includes indices of Personalities, Locations, Companies, and general; plus 50th anniversary essay by Norman Carlson on the Central Electric Railfans' Association. Book in excellent condition--light shelfwear only. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Railways; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 602377. Paperback View more info

Image for Rail Transit Philadelphia: The Ptc Years 1940 1968

Rail Transit Philadelphia: The Ptc Years 1940 1968

By: Elsner, Henry Jr.; Vible, Richard

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hicksville, New York, U.S.A., N J International Inc.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 603699

ISBN: 0934088284

Condition: Near Fine


80 pages, color photographs. Book in excellent condition--lightest shelf wear, no interior marks. Sequel to "Rail Transit Philadelphia, Twenty Golden Years" whose success prompted the authors to look at the immediately preceeding decades of street railway transportation in Philadelphia. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Railways; ISBN: 0934088284. ISBN/EAN: 9780934088282. Pictures of this item not already displayed her... View more info

Image for Splendor Sailed the Sound: The New Haven Railroad and the Fall River Line

Splendor Sailed the Sound: The New Haven Railroad and the Fall River Line

By: Foster, George H.; Weiglin, Peter C.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: San Mateo, California, U.S.A., Potentials Group: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 602903

ISBN: 0962467405

Condition: Near Fine


384 pages, index, boat/photo index, bibliography, glossary. Book in excellent condition--corners very, very lightly bumped, slightest forward roll to book. Jacket has light shelf wear including half inch tear front cover, top edge. Letter from publisher's branch Omnibus Communications tipped in--"Here, finally, is the book you ordered...." discussing production delays due to a decision to make the book out of acid-free paper. This is the definitive maritime... View more info

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Railway Odyssey: A Guidebook to the Orange Empire Railway Museum, Perris, California

By: Hammond, Paul

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Perris, CA, Orange Empire Railway Museum: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000817

ISBN: 093356306X

Condition: Fine


96pp; Minor scratches along the crease; No other significant flaws; Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Travel & Places; Railways; ISBN: 093356306X. ISBN/EAN: 9780933563063. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000817. Paperback View more info

Image for Electric Railway Dictionary (1911): Definitions and Illustrations of the Parts and Equipment of Electric Railway Cars and Trucks

Electric Railway Dictionary (1911): Definitions and Illustrations of the Parts and Equipment of Electric Railway Cars and Trucks

By: Hitt, Rodney

Price: $29.45

Publisher: Novato, CA, Newton K. Gregg: 1972

Seller ID: 000801

ISBN: 091231821X

Condition: Very Good


292pp + 55pp of ads; This is a reprint of the original 1911 Electric Railway Dictionary, and is complete in every detail including its large size; Over 1900 illustrations; Yellow, rugged boards are in great condition; Pages are yellowing, but are tight and clean; The DJ is present, but not in great condition. It is heavily soiled, and has a major tear across the front, in addition to some tattered edges and some paper loss on the back; Additional shipping charges ... View more info

Railroad Magazine - September, 1966 (Vol. 79, No. 5)

By: Hubbard, Freeman (Editor)

Price: $9.03

Publisher: New York, NY, Popular Publications: 1966

Seller ID: 000831

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Poor Condition


Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 67 pp. Item Type: Magazine. Pages are yellowed, but are clean. Cover is detached, but present. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Railways; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000831. Paperback View more info

Trains - The Magazine of Railroading - March, 1992

By: Ingles, J. David (Editor)

Price: $9.03

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Kalmbach Productions: 1992

Seller ID: 000830

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 82 pp. Item Type: Magazine. Pages are tight and clean. Light shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Railways; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000830. Paperback View more info

Image for Chihuahua Al Pacific, a Dream Come True

Chihuahua Al Pacific, a Dream Come True

By: McCarty, F.M.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Amarillo, TX, USA, F.M. McCarty Co.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 601895

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Railroad travel to the Pacific Ocean, with numerous photographs. 62 pages, bibliography. Book in very nice condition--tiny bit of shelf wear. Colors bright, pages tight. No interior marks. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Railways; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 601895. Paperback View more info

Image for In Praise of Trains in Australia

In Praise of Trains in Australia

By: McDonald, Gary

Price: $26.60

Publisher: Adelaide, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1978

Seller ID: 109044

ISBN: 0727005367

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 80 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Inside flap is creased along the top right. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: Railways; Australia; ISBN: 0727005367. ISBN/EAN: 9780727005366. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inven... View more info

Image for Narrow Gauge to the HIlls; Exploring Narrow Gauge Railroads in the American West, Europe, Latin America and India

Narrow Gauge to the HIlls; Exploring Narrow Gauge Railroads in the American West, Europe, Latin America and India

By: Mead, Edgar T.

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Etna, New Hampshire, Weedy Rail Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 604003

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Near Fine


127 pages, index, photographs, maps. Book in excellent condition--tail of spine lightly bumped, light foxing on first white page. Dust jacket has shelf wear, edge wear including small tears and one two inch tear on front cover--neatly mended--and foxing on fold-overs. Signed and dated by the author on the first white page. Advertisement for another of Mead's books laid in. Narrow gauge railroad are fascinating because most of them were completely self-sufficient--t... View more info

Trains - The Magazine of Railroading - February, 1972

By: Morgan, David P. (Editor)

Price: $9.03

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Kalmbach Productions: 1972

Seller ID: 000829

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 58 pp. Item Type: Magazine. Pages are tight and clean. Moderate shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Railways; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000829. Paperback View more info

Image for Coordinated Bus-Rail Service:  Rockland County - Westchester County - New York City

Coordinated Bus-Rail Service: Rockland County - Westchester County - New York City

By: N/A

Price: $71.25

Publisher: New York, Tri-State Transportation Commission: 1967

Seller ID: 102747

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


41pp; This is the final report on the Mass Transportation Demonstration Project in New York City and Rockland/Westchester counties, conducted between September 17, 1963 and June 25, 1965. It includes a summary of this experiment, background, details of the experiment itself, survey results, analysis and conculsions, and an appendix showing nine different schedules showing changes that were made during the experiment; Nice historical study for anyone interested in the ... View more info

Image for Enciclopedia Di Modellismo - Ferroviario - Volume 2 - Tecnica Ferroviaria

Enciclopedia Di Modellismo - Ferroviario - Volume 2 - Tecnica Ferroviaria

By: N/A

Price: $76.00

Publisher: Italy, Hobby & Work: 1992

Seller ID: 102797

ISBN: 887133101X

Condition: Fine


200pp; Text entirely in Italian; No significant flaws; Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: Railways; Non-English Language::Italian; ISBN: 887133101X. ISBN/EAN: 9788871331010. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 102797. Additional shipping charges may apply. Hardcover View more info

America's Railroad: The Official Guidebook & Tracks Through Time Gift Pack

By: N/A

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Durango, CO, Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad & Museum: 2005

Seller ID: 000077

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: New


This is a combination of the official guidebook to the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, along with a 96-minute DVD that includes the award winning movie "Tracks Through Time", plus 3 bonus features. 1) Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad - the original movie of the romance and history of the legendary mountain railroad, documenting the 45 mile stretch of track, equipment, and people. 2) Rebirth of a Locomotive - a detailed documentary of the r... View more info

Image for When Rochester Rode By Rail

When Rochester Rode By Rail

By: N/A

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Rochester, NY, Rochester Chapter, National Railway Historical Society: 1971

Seller ID: 000807

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine


Great photographs; No significant flaws; Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Railways; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000807. Paperback View more info

Image for Traction Heritage Vol. 8 No. 4, July, 1975 (No. 46 - Selections from 1888 Street Railway Journal)

Traction Heritage Vol. 8 No. 4, July, 1975 (No. 46 - Selections from 1888 Street Railway Journal)

By: N/A

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Vane A. Jones Co.: 1975

Seller ID: 000812

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


51pp; Wraps are moderately soiled and worn; Pages are tight and clean; 1" tear at the base of the spine; Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Railways; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000812. Paperback View more info