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CANADA Pacific to Atlantic / Descriptive of the Dominion from Ocean to Ocean
Canada, Canadian National Railways ND, wrappers. Ill.: b&w photos, folding map. Bound in original beige wrappers, turned at edges. 8vo, pp. 254. Covers scuffed & stained. Text block partially detached from covers. Contents o/w tight. Overall, good condition.
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Book number: 036803
USD 17.50 [Appr.: EURO 15 | £UK 13.5 | JP¥ 1965]
Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Canadiana Railways CNR

 
[UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD]
INDOOR SPORTS AND GAMES
NP (Omaha, NE), Union Pacific Railroad 1900, card covers. Stapled contents in new manila card covers. Small 8vo, pp. 206. "Compliments Passenger Department Union Pacific, Omaha, Nebraska." This is the sixth edition, "revised and enlarged".
¶ A handout given to passengers on "the Overland Route" of the Union Pacific Railway. Card covers are plain - and recent. Contents a bit dog-earred at beginning and end, and a bit age-toned, but otherwise in good condition.
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Book number: 030378
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Union Pacific Railways Rail road The Overland Route Games

 
[TRAINS]
TRAINS AROUND THE WORLD
London, Octopus Books 1972, Ed. not stated, Hb. Ill.: Colour, b&w photos & illust. Minor shelf wear, vg, in sl rubbed but vg dj. 4to, 161 pp. An illustrated history of trains, from Stephenson's Rocket to the streamlined, powerful machines today.
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Book number: 020694
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Trains Locomotives Transportation

 
ABDILL, GEORGE B.
PACIFIC SLOPE RAILROADS FROM 1854 TO 1900
New York, Bonanza Books 1959, Reprint, Hb. Ill.: Black-and-white photographs. Minor shelf wear, ink name on ffep, dj shows some wear, vg/vg-. 4to, dj sl sunned 182 pp. Steam on the rails, Mexico to Canada, a rare collection of photos from the private archives of historic western railroads.
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Book number: 021250
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Railways Western Railroads Transportation Steam trains

 
ALLEN, CECIL J. (ED.)
TRAINS ANNUAL (1950)
London, Ian Allan Ltd. 1949, 1st edition, hb. Ill.: Black-and-white photographs. Crnr bmpd, else g+/vg in torn (with old tape repairs), o/w gd dj. 4to pp. 96. Neat ink signature and address of former owner in fep. Newspaper article on "Prairie Dog Central" laid-in loose.
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Book number: 018430
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Railway Railroad Rail transit British rail

 
BAIN, D. M.
CANADIAN PACIFIC IN THE ROCKIES
Calgary, AB, British Railway Modellers 1981, 1980, Reprint, Pb. Ill.: Black-and-white photographs. 7 volume set, all vg, minor creasing at sp, stapled wraps. Oblong 4to, A pictorial history of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Spectacular photographs.
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Book number: 021249
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Keywords: Railways Canadian Pacific Transportation

 
BEEBE, LUCIUS & CLEGG, CHARLES
VIRGINIA & TRUCKEE A Story of Virginia City and Comstock Times
Oakland, CA, Grahame H. Hardy 1949, 1st edition, Hb. Ill.: Black-and-white photographs. Mild bumping & shelf wear, no dj, ink name on fep, else abt vg-. 8vo, no dj, 63 pp. The history of the V & T, the railroad that carried hopeful prospectors West in the Big Bonanza.
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Book number: 020879
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.25 | £UK 19 | JP¥ 2807]
Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Virginia & Truckee Railways Steam locomotives Western Americana American History Transportation

 
BENNETT, RIGHT HON. R. B.
SPEECH OF RIGHT HON. R. B. BENNETT Prime Minister ON THE CANADIAN NATIONAL - CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY BILL
Ottawa, ON, King's Printer 1933, 1st printing, . An original copy, printed in English. 8vo, pp. 13. Delivered in the House of Commons on March 9, 1933 and published as an official report of the House of Commons debates.
¶ A fascinating discussion by the then Prime Minister of Canada on the history and development of Canada's three transcontinental rail systems, and the need to amalgamate them. Former owner's name and his rubber stamp to first page. Originally printed on newsprint which is now somewhat age-toned, but perfectly readable. A few creases, else in very good condition.
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Book number: 042478
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Canadiana

 
BICKLE, IAN
TURMOIL AND TRIUMPH The Controversial Railway to Hudson Bay
Calgary, AB, Detselig Enterprises 1995, 1st edition, hb. Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Boards very sl. bumped, else near fine in near fine dust jacket. 4to, pp. 224. ISBN155059107X
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Book number: 035854
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Manitoba Railroad

 
CHODOS, ROBERT
RIGHT-OF-WAY Passenger Trains for Canada's Future
Ottawa, United Transportation Union 1971, 1st edition, . Ill.: black-and-white photographs. Larger format pb - card covers sl. rubbed & soiled; else vg/nf. Slim 8vo, pp. vii, 99. Written on behalf of, and published by, the three unions then associated with Canada's passenger train service.
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Book number: 031970
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Railroad Amtrak VIA Rail Train travel Transportation

 
CRUISE, DAVID AND ALISON GRIFFITHS
LORDS OF THE LINE
Markham, ON, Viking 1988, 1st edition, hb. Ill.: b&w illustrations, maps. Sl. bumped, sl. shelf wear; else vg in sl. worn, o/w vg dj. Royal 8vo, 486 pp. The story of the men who built the Canadian Pacific Railway. Lengthy ink inscription on first blank page (not from authors).
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Book number: 010839
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Railway Canadian Pacific Canadiana History Canadian History

 
DAGGETT, STUART
RAILROAD REORGANIZATION
Boston, MA, Houghton, Mifflin and Co. 1908, 1st edition, hb. Harvard Economic Studies volume IV, but complete in iteself. 8vo, pp. x, 402. Light shelf wear to boards. Spine ends a bit crumpled. Contents clean and tight. Very good condition. No dust jacket.
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Book number: 035224
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Railroads Railways Big business Transportation

 
DORIN, PATRICK C.
COACH TRAINS AND TRAVEL
Seattle, Superior Publishing Co 1975, 1st edition, Hb. Ill.: Black-and-white photographs. Minor wear to edges, else vg in edgeworn, water damaged, fair dj. 4to, pp. 192. The history of the coaches and chair cars that carries pioneers, tourists, families and commuters for 175 years.
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Book number: 017121
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Coach Trains Passenger trains Railroads Railways

 
DUKESMITH, FRANK H.
MODERN AIR-BRAKE PRACTICE Its Use and Abuse
Chicago, IL, Frederick J. Drake & Co. 1908, hb. Ill.: black-&-white illustrations. Bound in original dark blue cloth blocked in blind and gilt. 8vo, pp. 417, xxxv. "A book of instruction on the automatic, combined automatic and straight air and high speed brake." Profusely illustrated.
¶ The endpapers have been replaced, The covers show wear, especially to the extremities. Name written across top of title page. Contents tightly-bound and in very good condition. Many folding plans, schematics etc.
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Book number: 043436
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Railways Locomotive

 
DUNBAR, CHAS. S
BUSES, TROLLEYS & TRAINS
London, Paul Hamlyn 1967, 1st edition, hb. Ill.: Colour, b&w photos. Very sl. bmpd & soiled; else vg+ in sl. chipped, o/w vg dj. 4to pp. 141. The story of mass transit by road and rail from the days of the stage coach to the monorail & other forms of light rail transit.
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Book number: 018429
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Streetcars Street railway Mass transit Traction Interurban Light rail transit Buses Transportation

 
ELLIS, HAMILTON
THE BEAUTY OF OLD TRAINS
London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd. 1952, 1st edition, hb blue cloth. Ill.: Colour plates, b&w photos. Sl. bmpd & soiled, else vg in chipped, sl. scuffed, o/w good dj. 8vo pp. 147 Light tape remains to eps; former owner's name in neat ink writing on fep; front hinge a bit weak.
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Book number: 018433
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Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Railway Railroad Rail transit British rail

 
ELLIS, HAMILTON
FOUR MAIN LINES
London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd. 1950, 1st edition, hb green cloth. Ill.: Colour plates, b&w photos. Tape remains on eps, former owner's ink name, else vg in good dj. 8vo pp. 225. A series of biographical sketches about the East Coast, West Coast, Great Western and South Western lines.
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Book number: 018434
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Keywords: Railway Railroad Rail transit British rail Great Western

 
ELLIS, C. HAMILTON
THE LORE OF THE TRAIN
Gothenburg Sweden, Nordbok 1975, ed. not stated, Hb. Ill.: color ill. very fine in fine dj. 4to fine dj 240
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Book number: 001377
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ELLIS, HAMILTON
THE PICTORIAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF RAILWAYS
London, Paul Hamlyn 1969, Later pr., Hb. Ill.: Colour, b&w photos & illusts. Name on ffep & title pg; vg in sl edgeworn, price-clipped, g+ dj. 8vo, pp. 591. Illustrations of noteworthy trains, railways and stations, accompanied by explanatory notes.
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Book number: 017245
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Keywords: Trains Railways Railroads Locomotives Transportation History

 
ELLIS, HAMILTON
THE TRAINS WE LOVED
London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd. 1947, 1st edition, hb red cloth. Ill.: Colour frontis., b&w photos. Sl. bmpd & scuffed, else vg in chipped, spine-faded, o/w good dj. 8vo pp. 196. A portrait of the great romantic age of railways. Light tape remains to eps; former owner's name in neat ink writing on fep.
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Book number: 018432
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Keywords: Railway Railroad Rail transit British rail Old Companies

 
GARRATT, COLIN
STEAM TRAINS
NP (Canada), York Publications ND, hb. Ill.: Color photographs. Covers rubbed, sl, edgewear, else vg cond. No dust jacket. 4to, pp. 64.
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Book number: 027017
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Keywords: Trains Transportation

 
GARRATT, COLIN
STEAM TRAINS OF THE WORLD
New York, Exeter Books 1987, ed. not stated, Hb. Ill.: color, b&w photos. fine in fine dj. oblong 4to fine dj 256
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Book number: 001383
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GEORGE, E. B.
THE STEAM AGE IN WESTERN ONTARIO A Railroad Anthology
London, ON, F. J. Ram Publisher 1975, 1st edition, hb. Ill.: folding map, b&w photos. Bound in original turquoise buckram and in original dust jacket. 4to, Boards bumped at corners, sl. soiled; else vg condition in torn, chipped, moderately soiled, good minus dust jacket.
¶ "Personal reminiscences and accounts of locomotives and trains in a concentrated network of rail lines, along with their history and other pertinent technical data." There is an ink inscription on the front free endpaper, dated July 30, 1976: "To my dear Pam with love from your professor". The author of the book is referred to, on the second title page, as "Prof. E. B. George". The contents are otherwise clean and tight. The dust jacket has a large closed tear across the middle, which our conservator has repaired with archival-quality invisible mending tape.
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Book number: 033266
USD 175.00 [Appr.: EURO 148.75 | £UK 132.75 | JP¥ 19651]
Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Railways Ontario Steam engines Locomotives

 
GORDON. S. P.
TRAINS An Illustrated History of Locomotive Development
London, Octopus Books 1976, Ed. not stated, Hb. Ill.: Colour, b&w photos. Minor shelf wear, gift insc. on ffep, vg, in sl rubbed but vg dj. 4to, 192 pp. The history of locomotive development from the first steam engine experiments to the passenger trains of today.
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Book number: 020693
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GREENBERG, BRUCE
MODEL RAILROADING A Family Guide
Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc 1979, 1st US ed, Hb. Ill.: Colour, b&w photos. Minor wear, contents clean, about vg/vg. 4to, 166 pp. A detailed guide to O- and S- scale modeling.
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Book number: 019186
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11.5 | JP¥ 1684]
Catalogue: Railroads
Keywords: Model Trains Model Railroads Hobbies

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