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Category: All Categories: Transportation: Railroads: RR Logging
15 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Bohn Dave; Rodolfo Petschek.  
Kinsey, Photographer: A Half-Century of Negatives by Darius and Tabitha May Kinsey . . . (Two volumes in One).

Publisher: San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1982..
First Trade Edition ISBN: 0877012873 Folio, about 13.25 inches (33.5 cm) tall, in green cloth stamped in gilt and blind. 319 pages. Originally published in a limited edition of two volumes in a slipcase, this contains both volumes in one book. The two volumes are subtitled "The Family Album and Early Work" and "The Magnificent Years" . A third volume, "The Locomotives" was also published. A truly astonishing collection of pictures from glass plate negatives of turn of the century logging in the northwest U.S. The book is clean, bright, soundly bound, unworn. The jacket is bright and crisp without wear. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Fine Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 63.83 CAD 64.52 EUR 44.28 GBP 35.09 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 631.58 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 17701.
    
US$60.00
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2.
Brown, R. C. (Doc)  
Logging Railroads of Rusk County, Wisconsin: Fifty Years of Lake State Logging Railroads 1883-1935

Publisher: Self Published 1982.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Softcover Signed, inscribed by the author on the title page; the name of the person it is inscribed to has been blacked-out with marker. Spine VERY slightly sun-lightened. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; B&W Photographs; 8-1/2 x 5-1/2"; 93 pages; Signed by Author

Appr.: | AUD 47.87 CAD 48.39 EUR 33.21 GBP 26.32 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 473.68 

Purchase direct from: Crossroad Books. Item number: 48085.
    
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3.
Chappell, Gordon S.  
Logging Along the Denver & Rio Grande: Narrow Gauge Logging Railroads of Southwestern Colorado and Northern New Mexico.

Publisher: Golden CO: Colorado Railroad Museum, 1971..
First Edition Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in green cloth stamped in gilt. Photographic endpapers. 190 pages. Illustrated by photographs. The jacket art and frontis by Howard Fogg. An uncommon item in the D&RG literature, this is a soundly researched history with great photographs, not a run-of-the-mill pictorial. The book is clean, bright, sound, but minimally edge worn. The jacket has minor general edge wear and rubbing, a tiny chip at each side adjacent to the head of the spine, and a half inch tear at the bottom of that tear on the front panel. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 159.57 CAD 161.29 EUR 110.70 GBP 87.72 JPY 15,000.00 MXN 1,875.00 ZAR 1,578.95 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 17936.
    
US$150.00
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4.
Ferrell, Mallory Hope.  
Rails, Sagebrush and Pine: A Garland of Railroad and Logging Days in Oregon's Sumpter Valley.

Publisher: San Marino CA: Golden West Books, 1967..
Third Printing, 1968 Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in black faux leather. 128 pages illustrated by photographs, maps. Nice pictorial of the Sumpter Valley Railway, a logging narrow gauge. Includes engineering schematics of railcars and roster of locomotives. A touch of extremity wear and a light corner bump to this bright, unmarked book. The jacket has some minor edge and extremity wear, a shallow loss of material at the head of the spine, about a quarter-inch deep, and a one-inch tear and another tiny tear at top rear panel. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 47.87 CAD 48.39 EUR 33.21 GBP 26.32 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 473.68 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 19302.
    
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5.
Hamman, Rick.  
California Central Coast Railways.

Publisher: Boulder CO: Pruett Publishing Co., 1980..
First Edition ISBN: 0871085534 Quarto in blue cloth stamped in silver gilt. 309 pages illustrated with period photographs, maps. Jacket / frontis art by Howard Fogg. A very nice history of the relatively short-lived railroads that flourished around the turn of the century. These operated in and around Santa Cruz, and served both the lumber industry and tourism. Bright, clean and sound with no sign of wear. The jacket is bright, clean and crisp but for the most minimal wear to the extremities. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 101.06 CAD 102.15 EUR 70.11 GBP 55.56 JPY 9,500.00 MXN 1,187.50 ZAR 1,000.00 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 11325.
    
US$95.00
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6.
Hauff, Steve; Jim Gertz.  
The Willamette Locomotive.

Publisher: Arlington WA: Oso Publishing, 1997 ..
Revised Edition ISBN: 0964752131 Quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in gilt stamped black cloth. 182 pages plus a five page addendum for the second edition including errata sheet. A detailed photographic record of the 33 geared locomotives built by this Portland company. The book has a hint of edge wear. The jacket is crisp and complete with light rubbing and minimal edge wear. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 53.19 CAD 53.76 EUR 36.90 GBP 29.24 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 526.32 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 17186.
    
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7.
Johnston, Hank; James Law.  
Railroads of the Yosemite Valley.

Publisher: Long Beach CA: Johnston-Howe, 1963..
First Edition Quarto in brown faux leather stamped in gilt. 206 pages illustrated by photographs, map endpapers. Covers the development of the Yosemite Valley Railroad, the Yosemite Lumber Co., Yosemite Sugar Pine Lumber Co., and the Yosemite Portland Cement Corp. Plenty of information on the building of these short lines, and particularly interesting photos of the operation of inclines in the logging operations. No discernible wear to the book - clean, bright and sound. The jacket has very light edge wear, and it looks fresh. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 53.19 CAD 53.76 EUR 36.90 GBP 29.24 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 526.32 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 12199.
    
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8.
King, Frank A.  
Minnesota Logging Railroads: A Pictorial History of the Era When White Pine and the Logging Railroad Reigned Supreme.

Publisher: San Marino CA: Golden West Books, 1981 ..
First Edition ISBN: 0870950762 Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in light brown faux leather. 205 pages illustrated by photographs, two fold out maps, and one five fold panorama of the Virginia & Rainy Lake Company mills, producer of three million board feet of lumber per year. Some truly choice photographs and a reasonably thorough view of the steam era in Minnesota. A bright, clean and unworn copy with a sound binding. The jacket is crisp but it has light edge wear, short tears at spine ends, minor soiling to the rear panel. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 106.38 CAD 107.53 EUR 73.80 GBP 58.48 JPY 10,000.00 MXN 1,250.00 ZAR 1,052.63 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 17601.
    
US$100.00
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9.
Kline, Benjamin F. G. Jr.  
The Heisler Locomotive, 1891-1941 [Signed].

Publisher: Lancaster PA: Published by author, 1982..
First Edition Quarto in red cloth. 199 pages illustrated by photographs. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. A company history of the Erie PA manufacturer of geared locomotives primarily used in logging operations. A terrific copy with A hint of rubbing, previous owner embossing stamp on the dedication page and name in ink barely visible on the rear pastedown, but otherwise clean and sound. The jacket is bright and crisp but very light soiling to the back panel. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good + in Near Fine Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 207.45 CAD 209.68 EUR 143.91 GBP 114.04 JPY 19,500.00 MXN 2,437.50 ZAR 2,052.63 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 12007.
    
US$195.00
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10.
Koch, Michael.  
Steam and Thunder in the Timber: Saga of the Forest Railroads [Signed].

Publisher: Denver: World Press, 1979..
First Edition Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in green cloth stamped in yellow. 526 pages illustrated by photographs and 9 color plates by Richard Ward plus his illustrated frontis, title page and dustjacket. Limited edition, #1681 of an unspecified edition, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. This is at least as informative of the author's book on the Shay locomotive. It covers logging railroads across North America with well captioned vintage photographs and informative text. Laid in is an offer of a set of the color plates in the book. The book is clean, bright, sound and unworn. The jacket has minimal loss of material at the head of the spine, light general edge wear, and the front panel stress points (the gutter and fore edge) are rubbed with minor loss of surface color. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 186.17 CAD 188.17 EUR 129.15 GBP 102.34 JPY 17,500.00 MXN 2,187.50 ZAR 1,842.11 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 19441.
    
US$175.00
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11.
Labbe, John T.; Vernon Goe.  
Railroads in the Woods.

Publisher: Berkeley: Howell-North, 1970..
Fourth Printing ISBN: 0831070234 Quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in coral cloth stamped in black. 269 pages illustrated by photographs. And terrific photographs at that. A wonderful pictorial on logging in the Northwest in the late 19th and early 20th century. The book has just a touch of extremity wear but is otherwise clean and sound. The jacket is missing the top inch of the spine and a chip to the adjacent front panel; another chip at the bottom rear panel; a few short edge tears, none as much as an inch; and light edge wear. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 47.87 CAD 48.39 EUR 33.21 GBP 26.32 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 473.68 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 19289.
    
US$45.00
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12.
Polkinghorn, R.S.  
Pino Grande: Logging Railroads of the Michigan-California Lumber Co.

Publisher: Berkeley: Howell-North, 1966..
First Edition Quarto, about 11 inches tall, in beige cloth, stamped in black. 144 pages illustrated by photos, maps, endpaper drawing by George Mathis. Folding map in pocket at rear. A beautiful copy with a touch of extremity wear. The jacket is clean and complete with light edge wear. Northern and Central California logging operations in wonderful photographs. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 42.55 CAD 43.01 EUR 29.52 GBP 23.39 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 421.05 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 18932.
    
US$40.00
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13.
Schmelzer, Ken.  
Wood & Iverson: Loggers of Tiger Mountain.

Publisher: Arlington WA: Oso Publishing, 2001..
First Edition ISBN: 1931064016 Square quarto, about 10.25 inches (26 cm) on a side. 134 pages illustrated by photographs. A fabulous collection of photographs from early 20th century logging operations in and around Hobart Washington. The author's books have been uniformly well made and very informative. This one is more like a company history that a railroad book. It does include some equipment and tool diagrams from the company's records. A bright, clean, unworn copy in a crisp and unworn jacket. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Fine Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 132.98 CAD 134.41 EUR 92.25 GBP 73.10 JPY 12,500.00 MXN 1,562.50 ZAR 1,315.79 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 19286.
    
US$125.00
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14.
Turner, Robert D.  
Logging By Rail: The British Columbia Story [Signed].

Publisher: Victoria BC: Sono Nis Press, 1990..
First Edition ISBN: 155039018X Quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in gilt stamped maroon cloth. 326 pages illustrated by photographs, some in color, jacket art by the author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. Impressive history, with plenty of information on both the business and the technology. Particularly impressive section on logging bridges, especially Malahat's Bear Creek structure. Minimal wear to the book with a tiny nick to the upper middle fore edge of the front cover. Otherwise clean, bright and sound. The jacket has light edge and extremity wear with a three inch tear at the bottom front flap fold and three other tears of less than an inch. Hardback Hardback Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 63.83 CAD 64.52 EUR 44.28 GBP 35.09 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 631.58 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 19266.
    
US$60.00
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15.
Wurm, Ted.  
Mallets on the Mendocino Coast: Caspar Lumber Company Railroads and Steamships.

Publisher: Glendale CA: Trans-Anglo Books, 1986..
First Edition ISBN: 0870460757 Gray faux leather. 134 pages illustrated by maps (including a fold-out); period photographs; schematic drawings. A history of the lumber company, and the railroad and coastal shipping lines it ran, all on the redwood coast north of San Francisco near Fort Bragg. A short but very nice company history. A clean, bright copy with the most minimal of extremity wear. The jacket is complete but it is lightly rubbed and has several tears, one of 2.5 inches, another of 2 inches on the top edges with some associated creasing, and all have been repaired with clear tape on the verso. Thus a rather marginal "very good" jacket. Hardback quarto Hardback quarto Near Fine in Very Good- Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 69.15 CAD 69.89 EUR 47.97 GBP 38.01 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 812.50 ZAR 684.21 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 10917.
    
US$65.00
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