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REPORT OF THE NEW JERSEY INTERSTATE BRIDGE AND TUNNEL COMMISSION To the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey: Hudson River Vehicular Tunnel and Delaware River Bridge. Dated January 16, 1922

By: (Adams, T. Albeus; Chairman)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Union Hill, NJ: Hudson Printing Company, 1922.: 1922.

Seller ID: 25926


Union Hill, NJ: Hudson Printing Company, 1922.. 1922.. Fair. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 9-1/8 inches wide], softcover bound in printed brown wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed & creased with pieces out of the edges of the wraps & with staining to the inner edge of the rear wrap. The wraps are partially detached with a long tear to the lower half of the spine, a piece out of its tail & a large piece out of its head. 95 pages. Illustrated in black & white with a... View more info

PASSENGER SHIPS OWNED BY THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, DC: The United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation, [1920].: [1920].

Seller ID: 22998


Washington, DC: The United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation, [1920].. [1920].. Good. - Small quarto, 10-3/8 inches high by 8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in dark green wraps printed & decorated in tan. The wraps are rubbed & lightly soiled & chipped around the edges with pieces out. [41] pages. Profuse full-page illustrations in brown & white. There is some light soiling & creasing to the contents. Good. Scarce.A wonderful pictorial book issued i... View more info

'63 OLDSMOBILE: Ninety-Eight, Super 88, Dymanic 88, Starfire, F-85, Jetfire. SALES CATALOG

By: (General Motors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oldsmobile Division, General Motors Corporation, 1962.: 1962.

Seller ID: 23762


Oldsmobile Division, General Motors Corporation, 1962.. 1962.. Very good. - Quarto, 10-1/2 inches high by 10-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, bound in pictorial white wrappers. The covers are slightly soiled with minor faint creasing to the edges. 32 pages, with color illustrations throughout. Very good. View more info

A MOVE FOR BETTER ROADS: Essays on Roadmaking and Maintenance / and Road Laws, / for Which Prizes or Honorable Mentions Were Awarded through the University of Pennsylvania by a Committee of Citizens of Philadelphia, with A Synopsis of Other Contributions and a Review by the Secretary, Lewis M. Haupt, Also an Introduction by William H. Rhawn

By: (Irwin, Henry; Bergey, D. H.; Olcott, James Bradford; et al)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1891.: 1891.

Seller ID: 4444


Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1891.. 1891.. Very good. - Octavo, tan cloth titled in black on the front cover & spine. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed. xvi & 319 pages plus a 1-page list of publications by Lewis M. Haupt. There are some pencil notations & markings in the first prize essay. Very good. First edition.In his introduction, William Rhawn comments that there have been no improvements in the common roads to match the spectacul... View more info

SHAY GEARED LOCOMOTIVES. Catalogue No. S-4. (Facsimile)

By: (Lima Locomotive Catalog)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Milwaukee, WI: Old Line Publishers), circa [1975].: [1975].

Seller ID: 25129


(Milwaukee, WI: Old Line Publishers), circa [1975].. [1975].. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound into printed mustard yellow wraps with a black cloth binder. The wraps are bumped & the binder is torn at the tail of the spine. 28 & [2] pages. Black-and-white illustrations, tables & diagrams. Very good. A facsimile of a 1925 Shay Locomotive catalog published by Lima Locomotive Works of Seattle, Washington, wit... View more info

LINDBERGH: The Lone Eagle. His Life and Achievements. With a Valuable Chapter on the Navigation of "The Spirit of St. Louis" by Captain Robert Schofield Wood. And including a copy of the contents of the book presented to Captain Lindbergh by Secretary of State Kellogg, of world-wide congratulations received by the United States Government

By: (Lindbergh, Charles A.). Fife, George Buchanan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY: The World Syndicate Co., Inc., (1927).: (1927).

Seller ID: 1156


NY: The World Syndicate Co., Inc., (1927).. (1927).. Good. - Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt with vignettes stamped in blind on spine & front cover. The covers are bumped & the spine rubbed & darkened. The joints are worn with slight fraying to the front joint. vi & 282 pp. A few top page corners are creased & there is some soiling to the prelims. Full-page B&W photographic illustrations. Good. View more info

ASHCROFT AIRCRAFT INSTRUMENTS CATALOG

By: (Manning, Maxwell & Moore)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bridgeport, Connecticut: Manning, Maxwell & Moore, Inc., circa, [1955].: [1955].

Seller ID: 24374


Bridgeport, Connecticut: Manning, Maxwell & Moore, Inc., circa, [1955].. [1955].. Good. - Quarto, 11-1/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide. Bound in limp light green cardboard wraps, titled in white on the front cover. The covers are slightly soiled and stained with fading to the edges. 40 pages, illustrated throughout. Very good. View more info

THE IMPERIAL WAY: By Rail from Peshawar to Chittagong

By: (McCurry, Steve). Theroux, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1985).: 1985).

Seller ID: 32143


(Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1985).. 1985).. Very good. - Small quarto, cloth, in a pictorial dust wrapper. A price-sticker has been removed from the front panel of the dust jacket & there is a small crease to its top edge. The rear panel is very lightly rubbed & soiled. 143 pages. Profuse color illustrations from photographs by Steve McCurry. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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RAPID TRANSIT GUIDE. [New York City transit map and station guide].

By: (New York City Transit Authority).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: New York City Transit Authority, 1969.: 1969.

Seller ID: 35672


- An original 19 inch high by 15-1/2 inch wide map and station guide published in 1969 by the New York City Transit Authority. This map and guide published before New York's underground transportation system was known as the Subway measures 4-3/4 inches high by 3-1/4 inches wide when folded. The guide is titled in red, blue, and black on the front with the gray and black "M", possibly short for "MTA" or "Metro" as the system is known in other citi... View more info

TRAIN AND TRANSPORT: A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE. With an Introduction by Maurice Rickards, founder of the Ephemera Society.

By: Anderson, Janice; and Swinglehurst, Edmund.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Bracken Books, (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 34326


London: Bracken Books, (1981).. (1981).. Fine. - Quarto, black cloth titled in gilt on spine in color pictorial dust wrapper. 96 pages profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine. A later printing. A superb reference on collecting Railroad ephemera. Dust jacket present. View more info

HIGHBALL: A PAGEANT OF TRAINS

By: Beebe, Lucius

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Bonanza Books, [circa 1980's].: [circa 1980's].

Seller ID: 2596


New York: Bonanza Books, [circa 1980's].. [circa 1980's].. Fine. - Quarto, yellow cloth-backed black boards in pictorial dust wrapper. 223 & [i] pages with profuse black & white illustrations throughout. Near fine. Reprint edition. Dust jacket present. View more info

THE RAILWAY HERITAGE OF BRITAIN: 150 Years of Railway Architecture and Engineering / Gordon Biddle and O. S. Nock / With Other Contributors

By: Biddle, Gordon; and Nock, O. S

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London: Michael Joseph, (1983).: (1983).

Seller ID: 5752


London: Michael Joseph, (1983).. (1983).. Fine. - Quarto, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The covers are lightly bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed & a price sticker has been removed from the front flap. 270 pages. The fore-edge is lightly foxed. Profusely illustrated in color & black & white. Near fine. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

STEAM LOCOMOTIVES OF THE BURLINGTON ROUTE

By: Corbin, Bernard; and Kerka, William

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Red Oak, IA): published by the authors, (1960).: (1960).

Seller ID: 491


(Red Oak, IA): published by the authors, (1960).. (1960).. Good. - 4to, black cloth titled in gilt, in dw (lightly chipped; crease & light scoremarks to lower half of front panel). 304 pp. (hinges reinforced with tape; ink name on front endpaper). 1 full-page color illustration & profuse B&W illustrations, charts & diagrams. Good. First edition."It is felt that the following photographs, plans, and data on the locomotives of the Burlington Route will add to the... View more info

BIBLIOGRAPHY AND PRICED CATALOGUE OF EARLY RAILWAY BOOKS 1893. (Facsimile)

By: Cotterell, S.; compiler

Price: $25.00

Publisher: David and Charles Reprints, (1969).: (1969).

Seller ID: 11416


David and Charles Reprints, (1969).. (1969).. Very good. - 12mo [6-3/4 inches high by 4-1/8 inches wide], cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is slightly soiled with the top & bottom edges lightly chipped. The head & tail of the jacket's spine have been repaired with scotch tape internally. Title & facsimile consisting of [ii] & 128 pages plus 36-page index. Very good. The catalog was first published by Edward Baker in 1893. The index first appeare... View more info

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SARATOGA AND WASHINGTON RAILROAD. Report of the Directors. To the Saratoga and Washington Rail Road Company

By: Davison, G.M

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Saratoga Springs, 1847).: 1847).

Seller ID: 27319


(Saratoga Springs, 1847).. 1847).. Good. - sc - Folio broadside printed in three columns on a 20 inch high by 8-3/4 inch wide sheet with a running title at the head. Folded thrice horizontally and twice vertically, there are a few tiny tears at the folds. Else, slightly darkened with some minor staining. Quite good. Rare, not in WorldCat.Authored by order of the board by the President, G.M. Davison, the broadside notifies the company that they have accepted the pr... View more info

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GUIDE TO THE GREAT SIBERIAN RAILWAY (1900).

By: Dmitriev-Mamonov, A. I.; and Zdziarski, A. F.; editors.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, U.K.: David & Charles Reprints, 1971.: 1971.

Seller ID: 35596


- Large octavo, black cloth titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. The bottom corner of the rear cover is lightly creased & the top edge of the dust wrapper is slightly roughed. [viii] & 520 pages plus 12 pages of ads. Illustrated in black & white with a folding map and profuse full-page & textual illustrations, including charts & maps. Very good. Translated into English by Miss L. Kukol-Yasnopolsky. Revised by John Marshall. The book was originally published in 1900 to en... View more info

CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY: Motive Power - Rolling Stock - Capsule History

By: Dorin, Patrick C

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA: Superior Publishing Company / Saanichton, BC: Hancock House Publishers, (1974).: (1974).

Seller ID: 4790


Seattle, WA: Superior Publishing Company / Saanichton, BC: Hancock House Publishers, (1974).. (1974).. Fine. - Quarto, silver paper covered boards, in a pictorial dust wrapper. The dust jacket is rubbed with some soiling to the rear panel. The head of the dust jacket spine is chipped & has been partially repaired with scotch tape internally. 175 pages. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. Near fine in a good dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Ed... View more info

CURRENT RAILWAY PROBLEMS. Original Edition.

By: Dunn, Samuel O.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Railway Age Gazette, 1911.: 1911.

Seller ID: 35169


- Small quarto [6-1/2 inches high by 5 inches wide], softcover bound in printed cream wraps. The wraps are soiled & lightly bumped & chipped with small pieces out of the head & tail of the spine. 85 pages with a "Compliments of the Publisher" slip bound in at the front. The text block is detached from the covers & there is occasional light soiling. Good working copy. A collection of articles reprinted from the Railway Age Gazette and the Journal of Political E... View more info

SOME CLASSIC LOCOMOTIVES

By: Ellis, Hamilton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, (1949).: (1949).

Seller ID: 1403


London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, (1949).. (1949).. Good. - Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt within black rectangle on spine. The spine is faded & the covers are lightly rubbed with a small scoremark to the rear cover & a small stain to the front cover. x & 173 pp. There is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. There is a small area of spotting to the front pastedown & slight soiling to the rear pastedown. Color frontispiece & 7 color plates from paintings by the au... View more info

EVENING BEFORE THE DIESEL: A Pictorial History of Steam and First Generation Diesel Motive Power on the Grand Trunk Western Railroad, 1938-1961

By: Foss, Charles R

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO: Pruett Publishing Company, (1980).: (1980).

Seller ID: 12656


Boulder, CO: Pruett Publishing Company, (1980).. (1980).. Very good. - Quarto, textured maroon cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a pictorial dust wrapper. The bottom edges of the covers & the tail of the spine are lightly rubbed. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped & soiled & the head & tail of the dust jacket spine have been reinforced with scotch tape. xvi & 444 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white & color. There is an owner's name on the front end... View more info