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LMS Journal: Bumper Preview Issue

By: N/A

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Wild Swan Publications Ltd: October 2001

Seller ID: 43074

ISBN: 1874103631

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

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Great Western Goods Services: Goods Depots and Their Operation Pt. 2A

By: A. Atkins

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Wild Swan Publications Ltd: November 2007

Seller ID: 8118

ISBN: 1905184336

Condition: Used - Very Good


CLEAN!! No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. View more info

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Steam in Africa

By: A. E. Durrant, A. A. Jorgensen, C. P. Lewis

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Hamlyn: June 1981

Seller ID: 55476

ISBN: 0600349462

Condition: Used - Very Good


Hamlyn edition (1981) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. DJ has small repaired edge tears. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FROM THE DUST JACKET FLAP: Africa's railways, the men who built them, and their sometimes incredible locomotives weave as fascinating a story as any to have emerged from the continent. STEAM IN AFRICA tells of the 13000 locomotives which steamed across deserts and through jungles, wound their way up and down mountainous escarpments and thundered across the game-rich savannahs of the 'dark continent'. The rails and tracks on... View more info

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Hunslet Narrow Gauge Locomotives

By: Andrew Neale

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Plateway Press: November 1995

Seller ID: 58091

ISBN: 1871980283

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . . . . . .The Hunslet Engine Company was founded in 1864 in Hunslet, Leeds, England. The company manufactured steam-powered shunting locomotives for over 100 years, and currently manufactures diesel-engined shunting locomotives. As of 2012 the company is part of the LH Group, a subsidiary The Hunslet Steam Company maintains and manufactures build steam locomotives.. The Hunslet Engine Company was founded in 1864 at Jack Lane, Hunslet, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England by John Towlerton Leather, a civil e... View more info

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The Romance & Folklore of North America's Railroads

By: Bill Yenne (Editor)

Price: $4.98

Publisher: Smithmark Pub: August 1994

Seller ID: 71585

ISBN: 0831774622

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. Light wear on dust cover. View more info

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Alco Locomotives

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $48.98

Publisher: Voyageur Press: December 2009

Seller ID: 71298

ISBN: 0760333386

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text - appears unread. Dust cover has light shelf wear..........................Beginning with the steam era, veteran rail author Brian Solomon covers the design and development of standard Alco stalwarts—including Mikados, Atlantics, and Mallets—as well as more powerful and flashy postwar models—most notably New York Central’s Hudsons, Union Pacific’s Challengers and Big Boys, and Milwaukee Road’s Atlantics and Hudsons. Diesel coverage features all pre- and postwar models, including Alco’s pioneering road swi... View more info

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American Steam Locomotives

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $7.98

Publisher: MBI: May 1998

Seller ID: 71583

ISBN: 0760303363

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. Light wear on the board edges................More than 150 color and 50 black and white images take you back to the days when a steam whistle heraled the arrival of modern transportaion. View more info

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Steam Locomotives

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $4.98

Publisher: Lowe & B. Hould Publishers: January 2002

Seller ID: 71602

ISBN: 0681878827

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - appears unread. View more info

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Trains: A Photographic Tour of America's Railways

By: Brian Solomon

Price: $8.98

Publisher: Gramercy: June 2004

Seller ID: 71877

ISBN: 0517222604

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Binding tight - appears unread. Dust cover shows slight shelf wear. View more info

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Working on the Railroad

By: Brian Solomon; Forward-John Gruber

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Voyageur Press: August 2006

Seller ID: 71438

ISBN: 0760322201

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . Solomon’s writing is lively and interesting, and he often quotes the working railroaders he interviewed for the book. It’s an interesting book to look at, as well as to read. It does a very good job of outlining the job responsibilities of the many railroad employees we so often see at work. Anybody who’s considering a railroad job should read it. -- Railfan & Railroad, October 2006 View more info

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Relics of the Raj

By: C.J. Gammell

Price: $15.95

Publisher: GRQ Publications: November 1984

Seller ID: 55639

ISBN: 0946863016

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. DJ is VG. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fascinating collection of black and white photos showing Indian steam locomotives in action (the 1980s) just before they were replaced by more modern diesel and electric power. Some of the engines date back to the 1870s and all of them reflect the imperial era with a strong British flavour which is also seen in the architecture, signalling, and rolling stock. Covers the North Eastern Railway (Nepal Railway), Northern Railway, Western Railway, Central Railway, South Eastern Rail... View more info

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Those Magnificent Trains: An American Anthology

By: Charles E. Ditlefsen

Price: $4.98

Publisher: Cedco Pub: June 1995

Seller ID: 71309

ISBN: 1559121548

Condition: Used - Very Good


Revised 2nd edition 1994. No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - appears unread. Light shelf wear on covers. View more info

The Lunatic Express: The Building of an Impossible 600 Mile Railway Across East Africa

By: Charles Miller

Price: $27.98

Publisher: Westlands Sundries: January 1987

Seller ID: 72584

ISBN: B000NQBYJM

Condition: Used - Good


Pages are clean and unmarked, though modest aging/tanned. Binding square. Spine uncreased, gently read. View more info

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Diesel Locomotive Rosters, Third Edition (Railroad reference series no. 9)

By: Charles W. McDonald

Price: $4.97

Publisher: Kalmbach Books: 1992

Seller ID: 71287

ISBN: 0890241120

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. Cover is clean and in good condition with mild wear along spine and edges. Light crease on front corner. Spine uncreased. View more info

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Britain's Railways in Colour: BR Diesels in the 1960s and 70s

By: Colin G. Maggs MBE

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Haynes Publishing: January 2011

Seller ID: 8121

ISBN: 1844256510

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Dust jacket clean with minor shelf wear. Binding tight and square. View more info

Image for The Dressel Railway Lamp and Signal Company: 1926 Catalog of Railway Lighting Equipment (Annotated Reprint)

The Dressel Railway Lamp and Signal Company: 1926 Catalog of Railway Lighting Equipment (Annotated Reprint)

By: David Dreimiller

Price: $33.95

Publisher: Hiram Press: 1995

Seller ID: 71275

ISBN: 0962557919

Condition: Used - Like New


Annotated reprint by David Dreimiller (Hiram Press - 1995) CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . This is a very hard to find out of print and expensive reprint of the original 1926 Catalog. I have been searching for this on and off for 3 years. Excellent and clear illustrations. Anyone who's a serious collector of railroad lanterns, switch lights or train order lights should have this on their bookshelf. -- Rick N. View more info

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The Wreck of the Red Arrow: An American Train Tragedy

By: Dennis P. McIlnay

Price: $33.95

Publisher: Seven Oaks Press: January 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 76488

ISBN: 0977980537

Condition: Collectible - Like New


Signed and inscribed by Author. First Edition - Stated (June 2010) CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . Just after 3 am on February 18, 1947, a crack passenger train of the Pennsylvania Railroad pierced the fog and frigid air in the Allegheny Mountains of Pennsylvania. Table of Contents Preface and Acknowledgments Chapter 1 Bennington Chapter 2 Aftermath Chapter 3 Philadelphia Chapter 4 Response Chapter 5 Chocolaty Mints Chapter 6 Up There Somewhere Chapter 7 Investigation Chapter 8 Inquest Chapter 9 Requiem Chapter 10 The Littlest Passenger Appendices Sources a... View more info

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Southern Railway's Spencer Shops: 1896-1996

By: Duane Galloway, Jim Wrinn

Price: $22.00

Publisher: TLC Publishing (VA): September 1998

Seller ID: 8085

ISBN: 1883089239

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. View more info

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The Great Trains

By: Editor-Bryan Morgan

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33915

ISBN: B000O3MR86

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


First Edition. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. From private collection. In archival mylar protected dust jacket. View more info

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Bulletin No. 99, October, 1958 (The Railway and Locomotive Historical Society)

By: Editor-Charles E. Fischer

Price: $19.95

Publisher: The Railway and Locomotive Historical Society: October 1958

Seller ID: 47899

ISBN: B004612PCU

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. ................. TOC: Early Steam Suburban Railroads in Los Angeles // The Reading 'Columbias' // The Mammoth Cave Railroad // The Maine Central in Northern New Hampshire // Swidish Steam with Richmond Plates View more info