Trains & Railroads
Edinburgh: A. & C. Black, ca. 1865. Linen backed color folding map housed in green cloth boards with gilt title and decoration, ads for additional guide books on pastedown. Map measures 6 by 4.5 inches folded, 33 by 24 unfolded. Very good. Boards mottled, outer hinge starting to split but...
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"...
Manchester, MA: Cape Ann Train Company, Reprint. No date. ca.2000. Softcover. 8vo. 1440pp. Very Good (minus). Spine creased, light soiling and age toning to wraps, occasional edgewear and creasing, light soiling to text block edges. Heavy item may require extra postage.
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...
New York: W. W. Norton, First edition, 1941. Hardcover, 239 pp. A very good + copy, no jacket.
York, PA: York Daily Print, 2 volumes bound in one, the first part dated 1890, the second 1888. Small 8vo, original black cloth gilt, with gilt locomotive on front cover, 63, 34 pp, illustrated, printed in red and black, plus an unpaginated Description of the Westinghouse Air Brake as appendix...
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.
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.
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...
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.
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.
University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, Inscribed by Bezilla! First edition, 1980, hardcover with green cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 233pp., illustrated in b&w. Book near fine with handsome boards and tight binding, previous owner's signature to front flyleaf, otherwise text clean and unmarked. DJ near fine with...
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, First printing, 2012, hardcover with paper boards in dust jacket, octavo, 355pp., illustrated in b&w. Book near fine with handsome boards and tight binding, only flaw being faint stain to edges of text block, otherwise text clean and unmarked. DJ near fine with hint...
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.
Central Electric Railfans' Association, First Edition. c.2012. Hardcover. 4to. 224pp. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. Mild general shelfwear.
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...