Trains & Railroads
Eichbaum & Co. Printing / A. French & Co., 1884 Softcover 8vo, 21pp. Illustrated with diagrams explaining the product. In good condition with soil to covers, small chip to upper left joint. All of "A. French & Co." have been stamped-over in purple with "The A. French Spring Co., Limited"...
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, Inscribed and dated 1879 on the front endpaper by Edward Cunningham, contemporary president of Union Electric Signal Company. 1879. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in dark green cloth with gilt spine title. 280pp. Good plus. Faint old damp stain to boards, which does not effect contents...
Forty Fort: Harold E. Cox, Signed on the titlepage by author Richard C. Albert. Also with an typed letter from Albert loosely inserted. First edition, 1980. Stapled softcover, illustrated, 100 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good+ copy, the author's address stamp on the titlepage, minor age-toning to the outer pages...
New York: W. W. Norton, First edition, 1941. Hardcover, 239 pp. A very good + copy, no jacket.
Arlington, VA: Arlington Historical Society, Inc., Fourth Printing. c.1989. Softcover. 8vo. Illus. Very Good. Light shelfwear, some soiling to wraps, ghost of old price sticker and a few ink notes on rear cover.
Baltimore, MD: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, 1927. Second edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in blue cloth. 210pp. illustrated. Very good. Edges foxed. Internally unmarked.
New York and Chicago: Bass & Gilbert, Publishers, First edition, published April 1871, quarto (11.5 x 9 inches) red cloth gilt, 169 (4) pp, many ads on various colored paper, including wonderful foldout Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad Line ad that features a map of how to get to California...
Cresson, PA: Members and Friends of the Blair County Chapter, S. A. R. and the Cambria County Chapter, S. A. R., 1952. First edition. Paperback, 90 pp. Illustrated in b&w. Very good. Previous owner's signature to first blank. Soiling to wraps.
Ebensburg: Published by the authors, First edition, 1952. Stapled softcover, illustrated, 90 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, age-toning to the pages, some soiling and discoloration to the covers, edgewear to the covers including rubbing and creasing.
Pittsburgh, PA: Ronald Beal, Hardcover. c.2002. 4to. 536pp. Illustrated with lots of black & white photos. Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket. Light rippling to dustjacket, mild soiling.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Signed by both authors, stated first edition, 1952, hardcover, quarto, unpaginated, illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with toning and mild soil to boards and spine, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. DJ good with laminate peeling off at top and bottom, verticle crease.....
London: The Studio, 1926. Limited number 694 of 1000. Hardcover, 4to. in green cloth with gilt titles and top edge, pictorial endpapers. 40pp. 131 plates and illustrations, most tipped in, several full color, with subscriber prospectus laid in. Very good. Board extremities toned, edges foxed. Contents and plates unmarked.
West Chester, PA: Traction Publications, Reprint. c.1990. Original wraps, plastic comb binding. 8vo. 81pp. Fold-outs in rear. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, rubbing to wraps, small price sticker on rear wraps.
West Chester, PA: Traction Publications, First Edition. c.1976. Original wraps, plastic comb binding. 8vo. Fold-outs in rear. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, some soiling and darkening to wraps.
Cambridge: Harvard, 1955. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in dust jacket. 310pp. Good in good dust jacket. Dj spine toned, dj soiled on rear panel else clean and unclipped. Ownership signature on title page, underlining and marginalia to contents. a good reading copy.
Flanders, NJ: Railroad Avenue Enterprises, Signed by Bernet! Paperback, 2003, oblong quarto, 48pp., illustrated in color. Book near fine with hint of shelfwear to wrap, stapled binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. No DJ.
New York: Norman W. Henley & Co., 1899, Edition not stated. Hardcover in Very Good condition, with light shelf wear, and with a previous owner name to the front end papers, and to the title page. Else clean and tight.
New York: Norman W. Henley & Co., 1899, Edition not stated. Hardcover in Very Good condition, with light shelf wear, the front free end paper is loose and has a previous owner name present. Else clean and tight.
Don Mills, Ontario: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, First edition, 1977, hardcover, paperboards in dustjacket, quarto, 127pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG with soil to boards, binding tight, Library of Congress stamps to front flyleaf and copyright page, otherwise text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG with edgewear that includes some tears.....