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Category: All Categories: Transportation: Railroads: Steam Locomotives
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1.
(Baldwin Locomotive Works).  
The Story of Eddystone: The Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia.

Publisher: Felton CA: Glenwood Publishers, 1974..
Reprint, with new material ISBN: 0911760164 First published in 1928 to celebrate the company's centennial. Quarto, about 11 inches tall, in brown cloth. Both book and jacket have the most insignificant extremity wear. This pictorial history shows the company's steam locomotive factory at its peak. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine DJ

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2.
(Colorado Railroad Museum).  
Steam in the Rockies: A steam Locomotive Roster of The Denver Rio Grande.

Publisher: Golden CO: Colorado Railroad Museum, 1963..
First Edition Quarto in tan wraps decorated in dark brown and red. 32 pages. As promised, a roster of the steam locomotives owned by the D & RG, along with some small representative photographs. A spot of soiling to the cover, but otherwise clean and sound. Softcover Softcover Very Good

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3.
(H.K. Porter Company).  
Porter Steam Locomotives.

Facsimile Reprint Quarto in glossy blue wraps. Comb binding. 68 pages illustrated by photographs. This is a collection of text and pictures from Porter catalogues. The publication details of the reprint is not disclosed. Clean, bright and sound, without wear. Softcover Softcover Fine

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4.
(James L. Ehernberger Collection).  
Union Pacific Prototype Locomotive Photos, Volume 6: UP 3600 through 3664; OSL 3700's & OWR&N 3800's -- 2-8-8-0 Articulated.

Publisher: Cheyenne WY: Union Pacific Historical Society, 2003..
First Edition ISBN: 097200047X Oblong staple-bound softcover, about 11 inches wide, in illustrated green and white wraps. 80 pages illustrated by photographs. Just a touch of wear to the foot of the spine, but otherwise clean, bright and sound. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

Appr.: | AUD 28.57 CAD 27.78 EUR 17.86 GBP 13.89 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 333.33 ZAR 333.33 

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5.
(Kalmbach Publishing).  
Trains Album of Photographs - Book Two: Far Western Railroads (2, II).

Publisher: Milwaukee: Kalmbach Publishing, 1943..
First Edition Oblong folio, about 14 inches wide, plastic comb bound in stiff yellow and black heavy card covers. Unpaginated, 21 leaves printed on rectos only. Two tissue guards detached. Black and white photographs of steam era railroad scenes. The second book in a lengthy (20 books?) series by this publisher. This book lists four titles. Minor corner wear and light soiling to covers. Otherwise a clean, sound copy with the plastic binding intact (it often isn't). Softcover Softcover Very Good

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6.
(Kalmbach Publishing).  
Trains Album of Photographs - Number 12: Santa Fe Railway (Twelve).

Publisher: Milwaukee: Kalmbach Publishing, 1943..
First Edition Oblong folio, about 14 inches wide, spiral bound in stiff pictorial white wraps. Unpaginated, 20 leaves printed on rectos only. Black and white photographs of steam era railroad scenes of the southwest U.S. The twelfth volume in a lengthy (20 books?) series by this publisher, this lists 16 titles. The plastic ring binding intact (it often isn't). Light extremity wear, staining (foxing) to the inside front cover. Title page detached from upper group of rings and the first two photo pages entirely detached. Softcover Softcover Good

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7.
(Kalmbach Publishing).  
Trains Album of Photographs - Number 11: Southern Pacific Lines [Eleven].

Publisher: Milwaukee: Kalmbach Publishing, 1945..
Early printing Oblong folio, about 14 inches wide, plastic comb bound in stiff yellow and red heavy card covers. Unpaginated, 21 leaves printed on rectos only. Black and white photographs of steam era railroad scenes. The eleventh book in a lengthy series by this publisher. This book lists 16 titles. Minor corner wear and light soiling to covers; five areas of the cover with loss of surface, probably from the removal of tape. Plastic binding intact (it often isn't). Softcover Softcover Very Good

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8.
(Kalmbach Publishing).  
Trains Album of Photographs - Book 18: Railroads of Chicago (Eighteen, XVIII).

Publisher: Milwaukee: Kalmbach Publishing, 1950..
First Edition Oblong folio, about 14 inches wide, plastic comb bound in stiff blue and red photo illustrated heavy card covers. Unpaginated, 21 leaves printed on rectos only. Black and white photographs of steam and early diesel railroad scenes. The 18th book in a lengthy (20 books?) series by this publisher. This book lists 19 titles. Minor corner wear and light soiling to covers. Otherwise a clean, sound copy with the plastic binding intact (it often isn't). Softcover Softcover Very Good

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9.
(Kalmbach Publishing).  
Trains Album of Photographs - Book Four: Colorado Railroads.

Publisher: Milwaukee: Kalmbach Publishing, 1943..
First Edition Oblong folio, about 14 inches wide, spiral bound in stiff gray wraps with a large pastedown title. Unpaginated, 22 leaves printed on rectos only. Black and white photographs of steam era mountain railroad scenes, including some by L.C. McClure and William Henry Jackson. The fourth volume in a lengthy (20 books?) series by this publisher, this lists four. Tissue guard detached at front. A clean, sound copy with the plastic spiral binding intact (it often isn't). Light extremity wear. Softcover Softcover Very Good

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10.
[attributed to George Henry Baker].  
Science of Firing Locomotives: Part One, Firing With Bituminous Coal; Part Two, Economical Boiler-Feeding / Firing With Anthracite Coal / Firing With Oil Fuel.

Publisher: New York: Railway Educational Association, 1919..
No Edition Indicated Although no author is named, this is generally attributed to George Henry Baker. Trade paperback, about 8 inches tall, in dark blue wraps decorated in raised red and gilt. 147 pages illustrated by drawings including some in color and four folding plates, three of them in color. A bit worn but the sewn binding is sound although a bit stretched at plage 49; with undamaged foldouts. Previous owner name on the front endpaper. Covers modestly edgeworn, rubbed and creased. This includes 13 lessons with detailed practical advice in Part One and 11 more in Part Two. Scarce. Softcover Softcover Good

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11.
Adley, Robert  
To China for Steam

Publisher: Blandford Press 1983.
Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket Hardcover Light bumping at spine extremities. DJ clean & bright. Inked owners name on rear flyleaf. ; Color Photographs; 10-1/2 x 8"; 153 pages

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12.
Alexander, Edwin P.  
American Locomotives

Publisher: Bonanza 1950.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Reprint Hardcover Some foxing, DJ in mylar ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 254 pages; 26341pta

Appr.: | AUD 17.64 CAD 17.15 EUR 11.03 GBP 8.58 JPY 1,235.00 MXN 205.83 ZAR 205.83 

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13.
American Heritage  
Railroads

Publisher: American Heritage NY 1960.
Very Good with no dust jacket Hardcover Illustrated with paintings, prints, drawings and photographs. Illustrated endpapers. Edgewear, corners lightly bumped ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 153 pages; 23471pta

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14.
American Locomotive Company.  
Standardized Locomotives Built for the U.S. Railroad Administration by the American Locomotive Company (Pamphlet No. 10049).

Publisher: Ocean NJ: Specialty Press, 1973..
Facsimile Reprint ISBN: 0913556041 Oblong octavo, almost 9 inches wide, in red wraps. 36 pages. A facsimile of an ALCO catalogue from about 1918 or so. The government ordered the standardization of motive power during and shortly after World War I in order to assist in the war effort. Minor edge wear, but otherwise clean, bright and sound. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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15.
Anonymous.  
William Hedley, the Inventor of Railway Locomotion on the Present Principle.

Publisher: Newcastle-upon-Tyne (UK): J. M. Carr (printer), 1882..
First Edition Octavo, about 8.5 inches (22 cm) tall, in half brown leather on brown cloth covered boards, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Gilt decoration on spine, title on cover in gilt. 66 pages illustrated by drawings, a map, frontis engraving, and a foldout engraving. Apparently a collection of speeches of various notables on the crucial nature of Hedley's work in the development of the steam locomotive. Hedley's ideas were purportedly crucial although George Stephenson's importance is not denigrated. Light edge wear to the covers; inside is clean and sound although the binding twine is stretched a bit at the gathering breaks. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

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16.
Baldwin Locomotive Works.  
Catalogue of Locomotives: An Historic Reprint.

Publisher: Ocean NJ: Specialty Press, ca. 1972..
Facsimile Reprint ISBN: 0913556033 Oblong octavo, almost 9 inches wide, in green wraps. 125 pages. A facsimile (with a few immaterial changes) of a Baldwin catalogue from ca. 1915. Minor edge wear, but otherwise clean, bright and sound. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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17.
Baldwin Locomotive Works.  
Baldwin Locomotive Works, Catalogue of Locomotives: An Historic Reprint.

Publisher: Ocean NJ: Specialty Press, ca. 1972..
Facsimile Reprint ISBN: 0913556025 Oblong octavo, almost 9 inches wide, in green cloth. 125 pages. A facsimile (with a few immaterial changes) of a Baldwin catalogue from ca. 1915. An unusually bright, clean and sound copy. Hardcover Hardcover Fine

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18.
Beebe, Lucius, and Charles Clegg; Original Drawings by E. S. Hammack  
Hear the Horn Blow, A Pictorial Epic of America in the Railroad Age
 Picture
Publisher: Grossett & Dunlap, New York.
VG cloth hardback, no DJ. Cover with bent spine edges, bumped corners, some edge wear, some scuffs. Binding tight. End papers are slightly tanned. Pp are clean and bright. 4to, 415 pp with b/w illustrations. Because of the size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for priority mail or for shipping outside the continental USA.

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19.
Best, Gerald M.  
Promontory's Locomotives

Publisher: Golden West Books 1980.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Softcover NAP. Light rubbing. Inked owners name on last blank page. ; B&W Photographs; 8-1/2 x 5-1/2"; 43 pages

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20.
Best, Gerald M.  
Iron Horses to Promontory (Golden Spike Edition).

Publisher: San Marino CA: Golden West Books, 1969..
Later Printing, 1982 ISBN: 0870950010 Hardback quarto in red cloth. 207 pages with 300 illustrations including photographs, engravings, schematics. Plenty of books, many of them very good, tell the story of the building of the Transcontinental Railroad. This one concentrates instead on the steam locomotives of the early years of the railroad. A flawless book in bright red cloth. The jacket is bright and crisp with very light extremity wear and a half inch tear at top front panel, and a one inch tear at top rear panel. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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21.
Bowman, Charles  
The White Plume: A Pictorial Representation of the Steam Locomotive

Publisher: Railfare Enterprises Limited 1976.
Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket Hardcover 3/4" closed tear at head of DJ spine, with some light chipping at top DJ corners. Inked owners name on rear flyleaf. ; B&W Photographs; 12-1/4 x 8-3/4"; 159 pages

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22.
Bowman, Charles  
The White Plume: A Pictorial Representation Of The Steam Locomotive

Publisher: Railfare Enterprises Limited 1976.
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover NAP. Light rubbing, a bit of age-toning to DJ. Inked name on rear flyleaf. ; B&W Photographs; 12-1/4 x 8-3/4"; 159 pages

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23.
Boynton, James E.  
4-10-2: Three Barrels of Steam [Signed].

Publisher: Felton CA: Glenwood Publishers, 1976..
Third Printing ISBN: 091176013X Quarto in bright red cloth. 158 pages plus 6 unnumbered pages of detail photos. Illustrated by photographs including a color plate at p. xii by M.F. Kotowski (also used for jacket art), engineering diagrams and schematics. An excellent book which includes interesting text on robberies, accidents, technical information and pictures of all 60 of these oddly configured 3-cylinder behemoths used in the U.S. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR WITH SIMPLE INSCRIPTION "STEAM FOREVER"; ALSO A HANDWRITTEN SIGNED LETTER FROM THE AUTHOR. Also a handwritten note on railroad stationary from the author's wife and an issue of a railroad periodical with the author's obituary. Previous owner embossing stamp on the illustrated title and the rear endpaper. Book has a touch of extremity wear but it is otherwise clean, bright and sound. The jacket has light edge wear and rubbing. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 178.57 CAD 173.61 EUR 111.61 GBP 86.81 JPY 12,500.00 MXN 2,083.33 ZAR 2,083.33 

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24.
Bush, John E.; James L. Ehernberger.  
Union Pacific Steam: Big Boy Portraits [Signed].

Publisher: Cheyenne WY: Challenger Press, 1996..
First edition Quarto in illustrated glossy paper covered boards. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS ON THE TITLE PAGE. 128 pages illustrated by photographs. An informative pictorial on the 25 huge 4-8-8-4 "Big Boys" owned by the Union Pacific. The first 20 units were ordered in anticipation of the uncoming war, and they debuted in September 1941. The last five were put into service in 1944. This book shows several portraits of each unit with ample captions. Minor extremity wear and a light surface scratch to the rear cover. In the right light, there is evidence of an erasure at the top of the title page. Issued without a dustjacket. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

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25.
Chappell, Gordon.  
Steam Over Scranton: The Locomotives of Steamtown.

Publisher: No place: National Park Service / U.S. Dept. of the Interior, 1991..
First Edition Quarto in pictorial gray wraps. 303 pages illustrated by photographs, maps drawings. Technical details of the steam locomotives held at the Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton. The pictures and details are accompanied by excellent short histories of the railroads from which the locomotives came in addition to a bibliography for each company. A first class effort from a professional historian, although the photographs are nothing special. Light edge and extremity wear, but clean and sound. Softcover Softcover Very Good

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26.
Chappell, Gordon.  
Steam Over Scranton: The Locomotives of Steamtown.

Publisher: No place: National Park Service / U.S. Dept. of the Interior, 1993..
Reprint Pictorial wraps. 311 pages illustrated by photographs, maps drawings. Technical details of the steam locomotives held at the Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton. The pictures and details are accompanied by excellent short histories of the railroads from which the locomotives came in addition to a bibliography for each company. A first class effort from a professional historian, although the photographs are nothing special. Light edge and extremity wear, but clean and sound. Softcover quarto, about 11 inches tall Softcover quarto, about 11 inches tall Very Good

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27.
Chesapeake Galleries, Baltimore  
Railroadiana. Catalogue Number Two.

Publisher: Baltimore, Chesapeake Galleries, [1979].
301 items, photos; 23 cm. Catalog of RR books, manuscripts, ephemera. Stock#33786. Vg/ paper.

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28.
Church, R.J.  
The Daylight 4-8-4's.

Publisher: Omaha: Kratville Publications, 1966..
First edition Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in red, orange and silver cloth. 97 pages plus 23 unnumbered full page photographs and two multi-panel, two sided, foldouts. A well produced pictorial on the Southern Pacific GS Class steam locomotives. A minor bump to the upper front tip, and light wear to top edges, but otherwise no damage to the bright, clean, sound book. The jacket also has minimal shelf wear. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine Jacket

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29.
Collias, Joe G.  
The Last of Steam: A billowing pictorial pageant of the waning years of steam railroading in the United States.

Publisher: Berkeley: Howell-North, 1960..
First edition Hardback quarto in mustard cloth. 269 pages illustrated by black and white photography. The book studies the adaptive use of steam locomotives after their displacement by diesel. Nice copy with a touch of edge wear, but bright, clean and soundly bound. The jacket is complete and untorn, but it has minor edge wear. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ

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30.
Conrad, J. David.  
The Steam Locomotive Directory of North America: Volume 2: Western United Stares and Mexico.

Publisher: Polo Illinois: Transportation Trails, 1988..
First Edition ISBN: 0933449046 Softcover quarto in illustrated orange wraps. 176 pages but this volume numbered 193 to 368. Some photographic illustration, but the purpose is to give the location and history of intact steam engines in North America. A touch of extremity wear with interior clean and bright and soundly bound. Softcover Softcover Near fine

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31.
Conrad, J. David.  
The Steam Locomotive Directory of North America: Volume 1 - Eastern United States and Canada.

Publisher: Polo Illinois: Transportation Trails, 1988..
First Edition ISBN: 0933449054 Softcover quarto in illustrated green wraps. 192 pages. Some photographic illustration, but the purpose is to give the location and history of intact steam engines in North America. A touch of extremity wear with interior clean and bright and soundly bound. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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32.
Cook, Richard J.  
Super Power Steam Locomotives.

Publisher: San Marino CA: Golden West Books, 1966..
Fifth Printing, 1975 ISBN: 087095010X Burgundy faux leather stamped in gilt. 144 pages illustrated by black and white photographs. Excellent pictorial on big steam locomotives produced by the Lima Locomotive Works as used on several lines. A bit of extremity wear but otherwise clean and bright, binding sound. The jacket has minor extremity and edge wear with minor shallow chipping at spine ends and a one inch tear at top rear spine fold. Hardback quarto Hardback quarto Near Fine in Very Good + Dustjacket

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33.
Cook, Richard J.  
Famous Steam Locomotives of the United States and Canada

Publisher: Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers 1974.
Very Good with no dust jacket Softcover Bottom front corner bumped, with just a bit of light surface rubbing. Stapled wraps. Inked owners name on inside rear cover. ; B&W Photographs; 8-1/2 x 11"; 96 pages

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34.
Corbin, Bernard G. and William F. Kerka.  
Steam Locomotives of the Burlington Route.

Publisher: New York: Bonanza , 1960..
Reprint ISBN: 0517261952 Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in dark blue cloth stamped in gilt. 304 pages illustrated by photographs, maps, color frontis by Alvin Staufer. Some engineering drawings in addition to the photos, this is a thorough look at the railroad's motive power during the steam era. A clean copy with a sound binding and no sign of wear. There is some rippling at the top corner of the last several pages but no staining. The jacket has moderate edge wear and an inch or so missing from the head of the spine with loss of the first two letters of the title. Also several edge tears. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Good Dustjacket

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35.
Drew, Stephen E., editor.  
Carson & Tahoe Lumber & Fluming Company's Lake Tahoe Narrow Gauge Railroad Locomotive No. 2 Glenbrook Restoration Feasibility Investigation.

Publisher: [Arcadia CA]: Short Line Enterprises, 1982..
No Edition Indicated Comb bound quarto in green wraps. 126 pages, rectos only. Illustrated by photos, drawings, document facsimiles. A typescript study of the feasibility of a locomotive restoration. The Glenbrook, a mogul built by Baldwin in 1875, and it was restored by the Nevada State Museum. Clean and sound inside. The covers are lightly soiled with the shadow of a removed sticker at the top front. The plastic comb binding is sound but the cover has torn at the four top teeth. Softcover Softcover Very Good

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36.
Dunscomb, Guy I.  
A Century of Southern Pacific Steam Locomotives, 1862-1962.

Publisher: Modesto CA: Published by author, 1967..
Second Edition Thick quarto, about 10.75 inches tall, in gilt stamped red cloth. 496 pages illustrated by photographs and map supplement (18 maps on 9 leaves plus cover) laid in at rear. A massive history and pictorial of the company's motive power, with rosters, two color plates. Very minor extremity wear to the book, and clean and sound but for a modest bump to the upper front tip and a very short tear with a crease to the upper spine. The jacket has some edge and surface rubbing, and the head of the spine and adjacent areas have short tears and creasing with a small chip at the top rear panel. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket

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37.
Dunscomb, Guy L. and Donald K. Dunscomb.  
Western Steam Pictorial.

Publisher: Modesto CA: Guy L. Dunscomb & Son Railroad Books, 1988..
First Edition Oblong quarto, hardback in pictorial cloth. 112 pages illustrated by photographs. A bright copy with a touch of soiling to the rear cover and very light extremity wear. The photographs of steam locomotives used in the western U.S. are unusually clear and bright and detailed. Very nice. No dustjacket. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine

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38.
Dunscomb, Guy L.; Fred A. Stindt.  
Western Pacific Steam Locomotives, Passenger Trains and Cars.

Publisher: Modesto CA: Published by the Authors, 1980..
First edition Quarto in gilt stamped black faux leather. 376 pages illustrated by photographs, maps. Photographic overview of the steam era on the railroad showing all 208 of the company's steam locomotives. Very nice copy of the book, of which only 2300 were produced. A clean, crisp and unworn copy, soundly bound, but with very light bumps to upper tips. The jacket is complete and bright, but there is very light extremity wear and a couple of tiny tears at the spine ends. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket

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39.
Ehernberger, James L. and Francis G. Gschwind.  
Smoke Along the Columbia.

Publisher: Callaway Nebraska: E & G Publications, 1968..
First Edition Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in pictorial paper covered boards with excellent cover art by T.G. Gray. 64 pages illustrated by photographs, map endpapers. A nice pictorial with ample text on the operations of the Union Pacific in Washington, Oregon and Idaho. Clean, bright and sound with barely a hint of wear to the tips. Published without a jacket. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine

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40.
Ehernberger, James L. and Francis G. Gschwind.  
Smoke Down the Canyons: Union Pacific, Idaho Division.

Publisher: Callaway Nebraska: E & G Publications, 1966..
First Edition Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall in pictorial paper covered boards with excellent cover art by Harlan Hiney. 64 pages illustrated by photographs, map endpapers. A nice pictorial with ample text on the operations of the Union Pacific in Southern Idaho. Clean, bright and sound with barely a hint of wear to the tips. Published without a jacket. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine

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41.
Ellis, Hamilton.  
The Splendour of Steam (splendor).

Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin , 1965..
First Edition Oblong quarto, about 11.5 inches (29 cm) wide, in black cloth stamped in gilt and blind. 132 pages plus 16 color plates and many drawings in the text. The color plates show, by way of impressive artistic ability, British steam locomotives as they must have looked coming out of the factory - colorful and shiny. Plenty of text, some of it autobiographical about the author's experiences traveling during this period. The book is clean, bright, sound and unworn. The jacket is bright and crisp with just minor edge wear and a half inch tear at the top rear panel. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket

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42.
Farrell, Jack; illustrated by Mike Pearsall.  
North American Steam Locomotives: The Berkshire and Texas Types.

Publisher: Edmunds WA: Pacific Fast Mail, 1988..
First edition ISBN: 0915713152 Oblong quarto in blue cloth. 191 pages illustrated by photographs and by a couple of Mike Pearsall color plates, jacket art also by him. The third in a series of books on the steam locomotive types used in North America. The photography is quite detailed. Book and jacket are bright, clean and crisp without any sign of wear. The pictorial slipcase has light edge wear and minor bumping Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Fine Dustjacket; Very Good slipcase

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43.
Farrell, Jack; jacket and slipcase art by Mike Pearsall.  
North American Steam Locomotives: The Northerns.

Publisher: Edmunds WA: Pacific Fast Mail, 1975..
First edition Oblong quarto, about 11.25 inches wide, in greenish blue cloth. 248 pages illustrated by photographs, some in color and a few double page foldouts. The first in a series of books on the steam locomotive types used in North America. The photography is quite detailed. Book is clean, bright, sound and crisp . The jacket is likewise bright and complete, but there is a quarter-inch tear at the head of the spine with associated creasing. The pictorial slipcase has very light edge wear and rubbing. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Very Good + Dustjacket, Very Good + Slipcase

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44.
Farrell, Jack; Mike Pearsall.  
North American Steam Locomotives: The Mountains.

Publisher: Edmunds WA: Pacific Fast Mail, 1977..
First edition Oblong quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in red cloth. 381 pages illustrated by photographs, some in color and a few double page foldouts, and by a couple of Mike Pearsall color plates, jacket art also by him. The second in a series of books on the steam locomotive types used in North America. The photography is quite detailed; production quality excellent. Book and jacket are bright, clean and crisp without any sign of wear. The pictorial slipcase has the most minimal sign of edge wear. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Fine Dustjacket, Near Fine slipcase

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45.
Fouornereau, J.  
Les Locomotives a Vapeur de la S N C F.

Publisher: Montchauvet France: Editions Loco-Revue, 1947 (1948)..
No Edition Indicated Oblong quarto, about 10.75 inches (26.5 cm) wide, in green cloth lettered in white and green faux leather spine quarter. 39 pages plus 100 double-page spread plates. Illustrated by black and white photographs on the rectos with measured drawings on the opposite verso. Reasonably good production values for an early post-war book. Binding seems sound although the spine structure includes a channel of about 7" impressed into the spine leaving the interior hinges looking strange to the modern eye. Covers are modestly edge worn with the lower front tip bumped and worn to the board. There are several name stamps from a previous owner including the title page and text block edges. The jacket is quite fragile, worn and torn with a couple of tiny tears, but it's very nearly complete. Hardcover Hardcover Good in a Fair Dustjacket

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46.
Frey, Robert L.; Lorenz P. Schrenk.  
Northern Pacific Railway: Supersteam Era, 1925-1945.

Publisher: San Marino CA: Golden West Books, 1985..
First Edition ISBN: 0870950924 Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in black faux leather, gilt spine titles. 226 pages, illustrated by photographs, three color plates, one by Howard Fogg, the others by Harlan Hiney. Laid in is a brochure from the railroad's publicity department. Nicely produced pictorial of the railroad's motive power, including rosters, but a bit richer in text than such books usually are. Note that the book is denominated "volume I" on the copyright page. The other two volumes in the series were published in 1987 and 1988. Great copy, bright, sound and clean. Jacket is bright and crisp with a hint wear to tips and a couple of tiny tears at the top rear panel near the spine. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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47.
Galloway, Robert L.  
The Steam Engine and Its Inventors: A Historical Sketch.

Publisher: London: Macmillan, 1881..
First Edition Small octavo, just over 7.5 inches (19 cm) tall, in brown cloth decorated in gilt and black. 260 pages plus 35 pages of ads, the last two unnumbered. Nicely illustrated study of the history of the steam engine through the work of Fulton. Includes early mention of railroad experiments. Covers have minimal extremity wear. Inside is clean and sound although there is some stretching between gatherings detectable by sight but not feel. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

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48.
Grandt, Robert L. (editor).  
The Grande Mountains: The Standard Gauge 4-8-2s of the Denver and Rio Grande Western.

Publisher: No place: Rorbert L. Grandt, 1998..
First Edition Softcover. Oblong quarto in pictorial wraps. Nice pictorial of the D&RG steam locomotives used on its standard gauge route. Meticulously detailed photography designed for model makers. A near new copy with just a touch of extremity wear. 188 pages, full page photographic illustration. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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49.
Grimshaw, Robert.  
The Locomotive Catechism Containing nearly 1300 Questions and Answers concerning the Designing and Constructioning, Repairing and Running Various Kinds of Locomotive Engines . . . : Intended as Examination Questions, and

Publisher: New York: Norman W. Henley & Co., 1893..
No Edition Indicated Hardback 12mo. Gilt stamped olive cloth. 362 pages plus 3 pages of ads illustrated by drawings and 9 fold out plates. A nice copy of the classic work of the 19th century. Floral endpapers a little toned, the text less so. Front blank leaf detached (with messy tear). All foldouts intact. Covers rubbed and lightly edge worn. Very Good

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50.
Hardy, Grahame (foreword).  
Reproduction of Baldwin Locomotive Works, Illustrated Catalogue of Locomotives, #21.

Publisher: Berkeley: Howell-North, 1960..
Facsimile Reprint Quarto, about 11 inches tall, in brown cloth stamped in gilt and decorated in black. 153 pages. A facsimile of the 2nd edition of the Baldwin catalogue of locomotives published in 1881. High quality photographs, schematic diagrams, performance details. Clean and sound inside. Cover edges are barely rubbed. The original clear mylar jacket is complete and untorn, but it is lightly rubbed. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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51.
Hills, R.L.; D Patrick.  
Beyer, Peacock: Locomotive Builders to the World.

Publisher: Glossop Derbyshire UK: Transport Publishing, 1982..
First Edition ISBN: 0903839415 Tall quarto, about 12 inches (3.5 cm) tall, in red faux leather stamped in gilt. 302 pages illustrated by photographs, a handful in color. A thorough history of this English locomotive manufacturer that closed its doors in 1966. Plenty of pictures but the historical narrative is paramount. There is a hint of extremity wear to the covers, but the interior is clean, bright and sound. The jacket is bright and complete but lightly edgeworn and rubbed, modestly worn at the head of the spine, and discoloration on the verso from old clear tape remains. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

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52.
Hirsimaki, Eric.  
Lima: The History.

Publisher: Edmunds WA: Hundman Publishing, 1986..
First Edition Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in silver stamped gray faux leather. 357 pages illustrated by photographs, some in color, maps, jacket art by Larry Fisher. A very good history of the Ohio locomotive manufacturer, maker of the Shay among other innovative designs. The book is fresh, clean, bright and sound. The jacket is crisp and complete but for a touch of extremity wear. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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53.
Hodgson, Jas. T.; John Williams.  
Locomotive Management from Cleaning to Driving.

Publisher: London: Railway Engineer, No date (ca. 1909)..
No Edition Indicated Octavo, about 8.75 inches (22.5 cm) tall, in pebbled purple cloth. 283 pages plus 8 pages of advertising. Front hinge shaken but holding; front free endpaper (and anything else that preceded the title page) missing. Covers with light edge wear but spine ends worn more seriously; spine sunned with gilt lettering unreadable. All in all, presentable but not pretty. Hardcover Hardcover Good

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54.
Hogan, Robert L.  
Mallet to Mogul: Tourist Steamers of the Pacific Coast

Publisher: Chatham Publishing Co. 1973.
Very Good with no dust jacket Softcover; First Printing Some rubbing; faint stain at bottom edge of rear cover. Stapled wraps. ; B&W Photographs; 8-1/2 x 11"; 52 pages

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55.
Huddleston, Eugene L.  
Chesapeake & Ohio Super Power Steam Locomotives.

Publisher: Clifton Forge VA: Chesapeake & Ohio Historical Society, 2005..
First Edition ISBN: 9780939487752 Quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in glossy pictorial paper covered boards, predominantly gray. 168 pages illustrated by photographs, map endpapers and some engineering drawings. Wonderful pictures and substantive interesting text. Bright, crisp and unworn. Hardcover Hardcover Fine

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56.
Hundman, Robert L.; editors of Mainline Modeler Magazine.  
The Locomotive Cyclopedia (Volumes I).

Publisher: Mukilteo WA: Hundman Publishing, 1998..
First Edition ISBN: 0945434251 Oblong folio, about 14.25 by 11.25 inches (36.5 by 28.5 cm), in black cloth. 212 (4) pages illustrated by photographs; jacket art by Harlan Hiney. The massive format, including many 18 inch foldouts, lends itself to displaying detailed drawings. Very nicely produced. There was another volume published in 2005. Clean, bright and soundly bound inside. The covers show light extremity wear and very mild corner bumps. The jacket is bright and complete with minor edge wear and rubbing. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket

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57.
Hundman, Robert L.; editors of Mainline Modeler Magazine.  
The Locomotive Cyclopedia (Volumes II).

Publisher: Mukilteo WA: Hundman Publishing, 2005..
First Edition ISBN: 0945434618 Oblong folio, about 14.25 by 11.25 inches (36.5 by 28.5 cm), in black cloth. 271 pages illustrated by photographs; jacket art by Larry Fisher. The massive format, including many 18 inch foldouts, lends itself to displaying detailed drawings. Very nicely produced. The first volume was published in 1998. Clean, bright and soundly bound inside. The covers show a hint of extremity wear. The jacket is bright and complete with light edge wear and very light rubbing, and there is a half inch tear with associated creasing at the bottom front flap fold. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

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58.
Hungerford, John B.  
Cab-In-Front: The Half-Century Story of an Unconventional Locomotive.

Publisher: Reseda CA: Hungerford Press, 1974..
Reprint Octavo, 8.5 inches (21.5 cm) tall, in illustrated wraps. 35 pages with photographs. A history of the locomotive used by the Southern Pacific Railroad, the cab-in-front which made running in tunnels more pleasant for rail crews. This pamphlet is generally modestly rubbed, and there is a business sticker on the cover verso. Softcover Softcover Very Good

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59.
Johnsen, Kenneth G.  
Pacific: 2472's Family Album.

Publisher: Glendale CA: Interurban Press, 1990..
First Edition ISBN: 0870460927 Quarto, about 11 inches tall, in gray wraps with a Howard Fogg illustration on cover. 134 pages illustrated by photographs. The Pacifics were 4-6-2 steam locomotives that were the workhorses of the Southern Pacific system. They were built by Alco, Baldwin and Lima. This book is a pictorial (well captioned) on this class of locomotive. A touch of extremity wear and rubbing with the lower tips turned just slightly. Inside is clean, bright and sound. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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60.
Johnsen, Kenneth G.  
Washington Steam Locomotives

Publisher: Chatham Publishing Co. 1978.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Softcover; First Printing Light rubbing. Rear cover age-toned. Inked name on inside rear cover. ; B&W Photographs; 8-1/2 x 5-1/2"; 79 pages

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61.
Kindig, R.H.; Ronald C. Hill.  
Union Pacific 8444 [Signed].

Publisher: Golden CO: Colorado Railroad Historical Foundation, 1978..
First Edition ISBN: 0918654289 Small slightly oblong quarto, about 9.5 inches wide, in pictorial white wraps. 64 pages illustrated by photographs, some in color. SIGNED BY THE AUTHORS OPPOSITE THE TITLE PAGE. A terrific pictorial of an Alco 4-8-4 Northern type that continued to operate as a showpiece for the Union Pacific after steam was otherwise long gone. A bright, clean, sound copy with a touch of rubbing.' Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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62.
Koenig, Karl R.  
Virginia & Truckee Locomotives.

Publisher: Burlingame CA: Chatham Publishing, 1980..
First Edition ISBN: 0896851028 Quarto, about 11 inches tall, in photo illustrated wraps. 87 pages illustrated by photographs, map. Essentially a pictorial steam roster of V & T, including dispositions. A clean, sound copy with just a bit of top edge wear. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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63.
Lavallée, Omer.  
Canadian Pacific Steam Locomotives.

Publisher: Toronto: Railfare Enterprises, 1985..
First Edition ISBN: 0919130348 Quarto, about 12. inches (30.5 cm) tall, in gilt stamped red faux leather. 464 pages illustrated by photographs, maps, engineering drawings. A nicely produced book amounting to a roster of the steam engines used on the Canadian Pacific. Very good period photographs but the history is paramount. Clean and soundly bound with a light bump to the upper front tip. The jacket is bright and crisp but it shows evidence of the same corner bump. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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64.
LeMassena, Robert A.  
Articulated Steam Locomotives of North America (Volume II) [Signed].

Publisher: Denver: Sundance, 1991..
First Edition ISBN: 0913582549 Quarto, about 11 inches tall, in yellow illustrated boards, black faux leather spine quarter. 256 pages illustrated by photographs and some schematics. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE HALF TITLE, #229 OF A LIMITED EDITION OF UNKNOWN SIZE. A bright, clean and unworn copy in the publisher's acetate jacket. There is a "Display Copy" stamp on the limitation page, but no negative impact from the status. An impressive work on the subject but organized a bit differently than Volume I published in 1979, and including newly discovered information. The equipment is organized by type, then wheel arrangement which can be cross indexed to information in the first volume. For whatever reason this volume seems much harder to find than the first. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Fine Dustjacket

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65.
LeMassena, Robert A.  
America's Workhorse Locomotive: the 2-8-2.

Publisher: New York: Quadrant Press, 1993..
First edition ISBN: 0915276542 Quarto sized softcover, about 11 inches tall, in photographic wraps. 80 pages illustrated by black and white photographs of the steam locomotives of various periods with this most popular wheel arrangement. Bright and unmarked but with light extremity wear. Softcover Softcover Near Fine

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66.
LeMassena, Robert A.  
American Steam: Locomotives of the Northeast.

Publisher: Denver: Sundance Publications, 1989..
First Edition ISBN: 0913582190 Quarto, about 11 inches tall, with gilded cloth spine on pictorial paper covered boards. Publisher's acetate jacket. 256 pages illustrated by photographs, a few in color. A collection of photographs of steam engines used in the northeast United States. Book is clean, bright and unworn although the front endpaper has nearly invisible evidence of an erasure. The jacket is just a bit rubbed. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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67.
LeMassena, Robert A.  
Articulated Steam Locomotives of North America (Volume 1).

Publisher: Silverton CO: Sundance, 1979..
First Edition ISBN: 0913582263 Quarto in glossy pictorial cover, faux leather spine. 416 pages illustrated by photographs including a color section at end. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE HALF TITLE. An impressive work on the subject divided into regional railroads and the use of these behemoths, with plenty of technical detail in the photo captions. A short volume II was also published in 1991. A bright, unworn copy in the publisher's acetate jacket which shows a bit of rubbing. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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68.
LeMassena, Robert A.  
American Steam: The Photos of Ben F. Cutler (Volume 1).

Publisher: Denver: Sundance Publications, 1987..
First edition ISBN: 0913582190 Hardback quarto in gilt cloth spine on pictorial paper covered boards. Publisher's acetate jacket. 256 pages illustrated by photographs. This book is not denominated "volume 1" except on the half title. A volume 2 was published in 1989 emphasizing locomotives in the northeast. Book utterly unworn but there is a gift note on the front endpaper. A collection of steam engines used in the central United States. Bright and crisp photographs by Ben Cutler. Cardboard Covers Cardboard Covers Near Fine in Fine Dustjacket

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69.
Lima Locomotive and Machine Co.  
Lima Locomotives Catalogue Number Sixteen.

Publisher: Lima OH: Lima Locomotive and Machine Co., No date [1911]..
First Edition Quarto, about 12 inches tall, in white illustrated wraps. 48 pages illustrated by photographs. A trade catalog for the company's output of steam locomotives including Shays. Remarkably nice condition with minimal extremity wear, very mild toning. The front cover has a series of pinhead sized dots on the left side that appear to have been placed there intentionally. That is, it is not foxing or insect damage. Softcover Softcover Very Good+

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70.
Lind, Richard F.  
Steam with Variation.

Publisher: Barrington IL: Published by author, No date, ca. 1967..
First Edition Staplebound softcover folio, about 13.75 inches (35 cm) tall, in photographic wraps. 110 [4] pages, all black and white photographs with short captions. A collection of very good working steam locomotive photographs at the end of their use (1940's to 1960's). Clean, bright and sound inside. Covers have light extremity wear and rubbing with loss of surface color adjacent to the spine. Softcover Softcover Very Good

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71.
Lind, Richard F.  
Rails to the Pacific Northwest.

Publisher: Barrington IL: Published by author, 1964..
First Edition Staplebound softcover folio, about 13.75 inches (35 cm) tall, in photographic wraps. 130 [4] pages, all black and white photographs with short captions. A collection of very good working steam locomotive photographs at the end of their use (1940's to 1960's). Includes some nice Canadian National pictures in British Columbia. Clean, bright and sound inside. Covers have light extremity wear and rubbing. Softcover Softcover Very Good

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72.
Martin, Charles F.  
Locomotives of the Empire Builder: A Railbuff's Primer of Steam on the Great Northern Railway.

Publisher: Chicago: Normandie House, 1972..
First Edition Oblong quarto, about 11.25 inches wide, in stiff paper covers, comb binding. unpaginated but about 100 pages illustrated by photographs. Essentially a pictorial roster of the steam locomotives used by the Great Northern with substantive text and technical details on each class of locomotive. An uncommon book. Light soiling to the covers, rubbing with a touch of color loss to the front cover. The covers also have some wear from rubbing the teeth of the comb binding. Inside is clean and sound although the fore edge shows evidence of thumbing. Softcover Softcover Very Good

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73.
Morgan, David P.  
Locomotive 4501

Publisher: Kalmbach 1968.
Good with no dust jacket Hardcover; First Printing Some rubbing, light soil. Binding weak; a couple of signatures have been inexpertly repaired/glued. Inked name on rear flyleaf. ; B&W Photographs; 8-3/4 x 11"; 127 pages

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74.
Morgan, David P.; photography by Philip R. Hastings; foreword by Harold A. Edmonson.  
The Mohawk That Refused to Abdicate, and Other Tales.

Publisher: Milwaukee: Kalmbach Publishing, 1975..
First Edition ISBN: 0890240310 Quarto, about 11.5 inches tall, in red cloth with spine titles in silver and cover decorated in black. 304 pages illustrated by photographs. Wonderful photographs and even better writing that makes one want more, this is a collection of articles by Morgan and Hastings prepared for Trains Magazine in the 50's that extols the beauty and romance of steam. A clean, bright, sound copy but for a hint of shelf wear. The jacket is without chips or tears, but there is light edge and extremity wear. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket

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75.
Morgan, David R.  
Locomotive 4501.

Publisher: Milwaukee: Kalmbach Publishing, 1968..
First Edition Oblong quarto, about 11.25 inches wide, in green cloth stamped in gilt and blind. 127 pages, illustrated by photographs including endpapers. A pictorial biography of a steam engine, a Baldwin Mikado that was operated by the Southern Railway for 40 years, later by a Kentucky short line, and finally restored by rail enthusiasts. Inside is clean, bright and sound. The covers show modest rubbing and edge wear. The jacket is rubbed and edgeworn with a couple of two inch edge tears, one to the top front panel, the other to the bottom front spine fold. Also a couple of other small tears and a three-inch tear at the bottom front flap fold Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Good Dustjacket

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