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[Printed Broadside] AMAZING! A Beautiful White Ship Is Spotted Entering the Golden Gate . . . .S. S. Canberra . . .  Lawton Kennedy, Printer.
1 [Printed Broadside] AMAZING! A Beautiful White Ship Is Spotted Entering the Golden Gate . . . .S. S. Canberra . . . Lawton Kennedy, Printer.
San Francisco: 1961. Fine condition 
23" x 7.5"; printed in black on yellow newsprint stock; neatly folded into fourths.


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[Printed Broadside] AMAZING! A Beautiful White Ship Is Spotted Entering the Golden Gate . . . .S. S. Canberra . . .  Lawton Kennedy, Printer.
2 [Printed Broadside] AMAZING! A Beautiful White Ship Is Spotted Entering the Golden Gate . . . .S. S. Canberra . . . Lawton Kennedy, Printer.
San Francisco: 1961. Near Fine condition 
23" x 7.5"; printed in black on blue newsprint stock; neatly folded into fourths. Some fading at edges & fold lines.


Price: 8.00 USD
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3 (Service Dept.). 1968 Cadillac Owner's Manual. (cover title).
Detroit: General Motors, 1967. Soft Cover, Good Condition 
95 pp.; oblong 24mo; printed wrappers, in original plastic pouch; sepia photographs throughout; charts. Back cover with 1/4" x 3.5" sections cut out at top & bottom edge; small areas of pen notes & figures on rear endpaper, inside & outside back cover. Pouch somewhat soiled.


Price: 20.00 USD
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Les Trains du toit de la France. La Ligne des Causses, Le TransLozerien.  (Overhaed Trains of France, Causses and TransLozerien Lines), Astier, Pierre and Jean-Marie Gazagne.
4 Astier, Pierre and Jean-Marie Gazagne. Les Trains du toit de la France. La Ligne des Causses, Le TransLozerien. (Overhaed Trains of France, Causses and TransLozerien Lines)
Chanac: La Regordane, 1995. Reprint Edition. Hard Cover, Fine condition in Fine jacket 
168 pp.; 4to; white paper covered boards in pictorial dust jacket; color and black & white photographs throughout; maps; tables. Text in French.

. 2906984221 / 9782906984226 
Price: 90.00 USD
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James Rumsey, the Inventor of the Steamboat., Beltzhoover, Mr. George M., Jr.
5 Beltzhoover, Mr. George M., Jr. James Rumsey, the Inventor of the Steamboat.
no place: The West Virginia Historical and Antiquarian Society, 1900. First Edition. Soft Cover, Good Condition 
28 pp.; 8vo; original printed gray wrappers. Text block is stapled but wrapper loose along most of spine; clear tape mend from back over top of spine; loss of leading corner tips back cover; last four pages dog-eared at top corner tips. Overall still quite acceptable condition for a scarce and fragile original.


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6 Clark, Daniel Kinnear, C. E. Railway Machinery: A Treatise on the Mechanical Engineering of Railways: Embracing The Principles and Construction of Rolling and Fixed Plant; illustrated by a series of plates on a large scale, and by numerous engravings on wood.
Glasgow, Edinburgh, London: Blackie and Son, 1855. Hard Cover, Very Good condition 
Ex Mechanics Institute Library. 2 volumes rebound in very sturdy black library cloth, spine stamped in gilt, including call letters; bookplate and small date stamp front pastedown; library rubber stamp on title page; withdrawn stamp & barcode label rear pastedown. Folio, consisting of Volume One: Text; 335 pp., includes index. Volume Two: 60 plates of technical drawings, 10 diagram plates. Foxing, mainly to the back of the plates; tanning to some plate edges, occasional light foxing to plate. Overall appearance of the plates very clean. Expert reinforcement repair to bottom edge of title page and list of plates volume two.


Price: 1200.00 USD
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7 De Saint-Exupery, Antoine. Airman's Odyssey.
N.Y.: Reynal & Hitchcock, (1943). 1st Edition. Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket, in protective mylar wrap 
437 pp.; 8vo; orange cloth, spine stamped in silver; in price clipped jacket with closed 1" tear bottom rear spine edge; a few minor chips at edges; top of spine, else very clean, sharp appearance.

A trilogy comprising Wind, Sand and Stars; Night Flight; Flight to Arras.. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8 Donovan, Frank. River Boats of America.
N.Y.: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1966. 1st Edition. Hard Cover, Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap 
298 pp., illustrated double title page; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket; illustrated with 90 photographs and drawings.


Price: 15.00 USD
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9 E-tu Zen Sun. Chinese Railways and British Interests, 1898-1911.
Columbia University, N.Y.: King's Crown Press, 1954. First Edition. Hard Cover, Fine condition 
230 pp., includes index & bibliography; 8vo; blue cloth stamped in silver.


Price: 75.00 USD
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10 Grant, H. Roger, ed. Railroad History 178. Spring, 1998.
Westford, MA: The Railroad & Locomotive Historical Society, Inc., 1998. Soft Cover, Fine condition 
8vo; [9" x 6"]; pictorial white wrappers; b&w photos, reproductions, maps, tables.

Articles include: Taylor & Taylor, The Story of America's Chapel Cars; Podas, Railroading on the Pioneer route of the Milwaukee Road: The Dan Paine Story; Meredith, A Wild Ride on Badnall's Famous Undulating Railway; Johnson, The Montreal Secondary: Origins and History. With other articles & discussions.. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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11 Grant, H. Roger, ed. Railroad History 180. Spring, 1999.
Westford, MA: The Railroad & Locomotive Historical Society, Inc., 1999. Soft Cover, Fine condition 
8vo; [9" x 6"]; pictorial white wrappers; b&w photos, reproductions, maps, tables.

Articles include: Huffman, Railraods Shipped by Sea; Alrich, Engineering Success and Disaster: American Rairoad Bridges; Grant, The North Western's Legacy; Humiston, The South Works Narrow-Gauge Railroad; Larson, Locomotives of the Tennessee, Alabama, & Georgia Railway. Also book reviews.. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 Jenks, George M., compiler. Seventy-Five Years of Railroad History, Cumulative Index, 1921-1996.
[Westford, MA]: The RAilway & Locomotive Society, Inc., 1997. First Edition. Soft Cover, Fine condition 
98 pp.; 8vo; red wrappers.


Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Marshall, James Stirrat and Carrie. Adventure in Two Hemispheres, including, Captain Vancouver's Voyage.
Vancouver: By the author, 1955. 1st Edition. Hard Cover, Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket, in protective mylar wrap 
Signed by Carrie Marshall on title page. 208 pp.; 4to; black cloth lettered in gilt, with ship illustration in white front cover. In illustrated yellow & black dust jacket with chips & closed tears at edges; 2" tear with loss foot of front spine edge.


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14 Olmsted, Robert P. An Acquaintance with Alco.
By the author, 1968. 1st Edition. Hard Cover, Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap 
(80) pp. chiefly black & white illustrations with discriptive text; 4to; cloth in photo-pictorial jacket. Light soil & minor wear to jacket.


Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Olmsted, Robert P. Trail of the Zephyrs.
By the author, 1970. 1st Edition. Hard Cover, Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap 
(96) pp. chiefly black & white illustrations, many full page, with discriptive text; schematic map of stops, stations; partial list of locomotives; 4to; cloth in photo-pictorial jacket. One inch closed tear to jacket near spine head; half-inch closed tear top back edge.


Price: 60.00 USD
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16 Post, Robert C., ed. Railroad History 149. Autumn 1983.
Westford, MA: The Railroad & Locomotive Historical Society, Inc., 1983. Soft Cover, Fine condition 
8vo; [9" x 6"]; pictorial white wrappers; b&w photos, reproductions, maps, tables. Printed sheet of Railroad Names, compiled by William D. Edson laid in.

Guest Editorial: Hanft. An Accounting Primer for Railroads. Articles include: Dundee-Built Locomotives; Hauk, Early Narrow Gauge Ocomotives in the West; Stindt, The Last Days of Southern Pacific Steam. Also, other articles & discussions.. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Post, Robert C., ed. Railroad History 155 Autumn 1986
Westford, MA: The Railroad & Locomotive Historical Society, Inc., 1986. Soft Cover, Fine condition 
8vo; [9" x 6"]; pictorial white wrappers; b&w photos, reproductions, folding map of Western Maryland Railway System showing original corporations and dates of construction; locomotive rosters.


Price: 10.00 USD
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18 Railroad. CZ Instruction Book Car 881 (cover label). Service instructions and procedures applicable to the Lounge-Sleepers on the California Zephyr.
Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy R.R., 1969. Binder, Good Condition 
Approx. 29 mimeograph & carbon sheets, plus company printed time report, supply report and inventory of bar supplies, both with holograph entries. Bound in brown folder with two hole blade lock. Other company forms: a sample form and a blank of Report of Dining Car Receipts, and blanks of Requisition of Commisary Supplies, and Supply Reports are laid in, along with two Union Pacific decals, and an SP brochure of Passenger Train Schedules. Occasional soiling, thumbing, browning to pages from use..

Index: General Instructions; Working Schedule and Timeslip Instructions; Beverage Service; Liquor Laws; Trip Report Instructions; Personal Injury Handling; Bar Condemnage; Rail Travel Credit Cards; Midwest Bank Credit Cards; Emergency Instructions; Correction Handling.. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Reutter, Mark, ed. Railroad History 181. Autumn, 1999.
Westford, MA: The Railroad & Locomotive Historical Society, Inc., 1999. Soft Cover, Fine condition 
8vo; [9" x 6"]; pictorial white wrappers; b&w photos, reproductions, maps, tables.

Articles include: Collins, Progress and Slavery on the South's Railroads; Hoffer, A Ride on the Lionel and Other Short Lines; Abbey, Wh the Santa Fe Isn't Under Wires, etc., etc. with Book Reviews.. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 Reutter, Mark, ed. Railroad History 182 Spring, 2000
Westford, MA: The Railroad & Locomotive Historical Society, Inc., 1999. Soft Cover, Fine condition 
8vo; [9" x 6"]; pictorial white wrappers; color and b&w photos, reproductions, maps, tables.

Articles include: Bryant, Horation Alger Story: Henry U. Mudge; Le Massena, Design-It-Yourself Locomotive; White, The Railroad Pass: Perk or Plunder; Larson, "GNMZ" - Good Night Madison.. 
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