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Category: All Categories: Transportation: Railroads: RR Reference
14 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Carpenter, Richard C.  
A Railroad Atlas of the United States in 1946: Volume 3, Indiana, Lower Michigan and Ohio.

Publisher: Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008..
First Edition ISBN: 0801890020 Quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in green cloth titled in gilt with a pastedown color photograph on cover. About 170 maps showing railroads in relatively small areas in these states but including some areas in bordering states. This is a volume in an ongoing project to provide a very useful reference, a snapshot of the country's rail system immediately after the war. Clean, bright and sound inside; a hint of edgewear to the covers; and the boards are slightly warped horizontally. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

Appr.: | AUD 61.35 CAD 58.14 EUR 40.78 GBP 31.95 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 555.56 

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2.
Carpenter, Richard C.  
A Railroad Atlas of the United States in 1946: Volume 1, The Mid-Atlantic States.

Publisher: Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003..
First Edition ISBN: 0801873312 Quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in green cloth titled in gilt with a pastedown color photograph on cover. About 180 maps showing railroads in relatively small areas in these states but including some areas in bordering states. This is a volume in an ongoing project to provide a very useful reference, a snapshot of the country's rail system immediately after the war. Clean, bright and sound inside; a hint of edgewear to the covers; and a minor corner bump to the lower front tip. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine

Appr.: | AUD 61.35 CAD 58.14 EUR 40.78 GBP 31.95 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 555.56 

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3.
Carpenter, Richard C.  
A Railroad Atlas of the United States in 1946: Volume 5, Iowa & Minnesota.

Publisher: Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013..
First Edition ISBN: 0801873312 Quarto, about 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) tall, in green cloth titled in gilt with a pastedown color photograph on cover. About 180 maps showing railroads in relatively small areas in these states but including some areas in bordering states. Review copy with announcement laid in. This is a volume in an ongoing project to provide a very useful reference, a snapshot of the country's rail system immediately after the war. Clean, bright and sound inside, covers unworn. Hardcover Hardcover Fine

Appr.: | AUD 61.35 CAD 58.14 EUR 40.78 GBP 31.95 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 555.56 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 19170.
    
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4.
Drury, George H.  
The Train-Watcher's Guide to North American Railroads

Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing Milwaukee, Wi 1984.
219 pages of text, black/white photos, glossary & index. Owner's stamp front endsheet. Normal shelf wear. Contains facts, figures, and geatures of over 140 drailroads in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. ISBN: 0-89024-061-2 2nd Printing No Jacket Soft Cover Good 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall

Appr.: | AUD 11.04 CAD 10.47 EUR 7.34 GBP 5.75 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 100.00 

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5.
Forney, Matthias N.  
The Car-Builder's Dictionary: An Illustrated Vocabulary of Terms Which Designate American Railroad Cars, Their Part and Attachments . . . (Revised and Enlarged Edition).

Publisher: Kentfield CA: Newton K. Gregg, 1888...
Facsimile Reprint, 1971 ISBN: 0912318015 Square octavo, about 8.25 on a side, in green cloth. 203 pages plus 358 pages with 2188 engravings, and 24 pages of advertising. As promised, a dictionary of terms used in the 1880s referencing figures collected after the text. First published by the Railroad Gazette in New York in 1888 but this publisher (Gregg) also produced a facsimile of the 1879 first edition in 1971 as well. Bright and clean inside; binding sound; covers with light extremity wear. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good

Appr.: | AUD 116.56 CAD 110.47 EUR 77.49 GBP 60.70 JPY 9,500.00 MXN 1,187.50 ZAR 1,055.56 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 18391.
    
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6.
Fowler, George L.  
Locomotive Dictionary: An Illustrated Vocabulary of Terms Which Designate American Railroad Locomotives, Their Parts, Attachments and Details of Construction with Definitions and Illustrations of Typical British Locomoti

Publisher: Novato CA: Newton K. Gregg, 1972..
Facsimile Reprint ISBN: 0912318201 Quarto, about 12 inches tall, in bright orange cloth. 523 pages and 46 pages of ads. This is a facsimile of the 1906 first edition. 5148 illustrations. A light bump to the upper front corner. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. The jacket has mild edge wear, several short tears, a small chip at the foot of the spine. Most significantly there are clear tape repairs on the recto repairing a 2.5 inch tear to the rear panel, and several other tape repairs to the verso. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Good+ Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 153.37 CAD 145.35 EUR 101.96 GBP 79.87 JPY 12,500.00 MXN 1,562.50 ZAR 1,388.89 

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7.
Fowler, George L.  
Locomotive Dictionary: An Illustrated Vocabulary of Terms Which Designate American Railroad Locomotives, Their Parts, Attachments and Details of Construction with Definitions and Illustrations of Typical British Locomoti

Publisher: Novato CA: Newton K. Gregg, 1972..
Facsimile Reprint ISBN: 0912318201 Quarto, about 12 inches tall, in bright orange cloth. 523 pages and 46 pages of ads. This is a facsimile of the 1906 first edition. 5148 illustrations. A light bump to the lower rear corner. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. The jacket has mild edge wear, several short tears, a small chip at the foot of the spine. Lacking dustjacket. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine

Appr.: | AUD 147.24 CAD 139.53 EUR 97.88 GBP 76.68 JPY 12,000.00 MXN 1,500.00 ZAR 1,333.33 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 18999.
    
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8.
International Correspondence Schools.  
I. C. S. Maps.

Publisher: International Correspondence Schools, ca. 1910..
No Edition Indicated Octavo size slipcase holding 14 folded maps, including 2 identical U.S. maps.; 1 map of the Northeastern states; and 11 division maps showing routes of the Railway Mail Service. Maps slightly toned. The slipcase with leather spine is lightly edgeworn but solid. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

Appr.: | AUD 92.02 CAD 87.21 EUR 61.17 GBP 47.92 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 937.50 ZAR 833.33 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 16764.
    
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9.
Middleton, William D.; George M. Smerk; Roberta L. Diehl, editors.  
Encyclopedia of North American Railroads.

Publisher: Bloomington IN: Indiana University Press, 2007..
First Edition ISBN: 9780253349163 Thick quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in bright red cloth. 1281 pages illustrated by photographs, maps, drawings. "Encyclopedia" is the right word as this contains short but accurate entries on people, places, companies and terms by writers knowledgeable in the field. Very useful reference. The book is clean, bright and sound but with modest bumps to the lower front corner and top of rear board. The jacket has light wrinkling at both of the bump locations. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 79.75 CAD 75.58 EUR 53.02 GBP 41.53 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 812.50 ZAR 722.22 

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10.
Ogburn, Charlton  
Railroads: The Great American Adventure

Publisher: National Geographic Society Washington, DC 1997.
203 pagers, Interior clean and tight, jacket has 2 tears on front, o/w good. Dec. end sheets. ISBN: 0-87044-189-2 Good Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Appr.: | AUD 7.36 CAD 6.98 EUR 4.89 GBP 3.83 JPY 600.00 MXN 75.00 ZAR 66.67 

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11.
Railway List Co.  
The Monthly Official Railway List, October 1910 (Vol. 29, No. 10).

Publisher: Chicago: Railway List Co., 1910..
Periodical Narrow softcover, about 8 inches tall, in red wraps, advertising printed in black. 650 pages. Business details of the country's railroads. Clean and sound inside although paper lightly toned. Covers with mild edgewear, spine faded modestly, a tiny nick at the top rear cover. Softcover Softcover Very Good

Appr.: | AUD 30.67 CAD 29.07 EUR 20.39 GBP 15.97 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 277.78 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 18765.
    
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12.
Rand McNally's  
Pioneer Atlas of the American West

Publisher: Rand McNally Chicago, IL 1969.
80 pages of text by Dale L. Morgan, facssimile reproductions of maps and indexes from the 1876 1st edition of Rand, McNally & Co. Business Atlas of the Great Mississippi Valley and Pacific Slope. Owner's name front endsheet & title page. The centennial of a great publishing firm was the occasion for this act of creative publication. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Appr.: | AUD 49.08 CAD 46.51 EUR 32.63 GBP 25.56 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 444.44 

Purchase direct from: Platte River Books. Item number: 2793.
    
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13.
Western Maryland Railroad Co.  
Western Maryland Railway Company Division Dupplemants to B. R. T. Agreement Effective August 1, 1966
 Picture
Publisher: Self-published,1966-1968.
G+ Board covered softback. Cover with some edge wear, small stain on front, large stain on back. bound with rusty clip. Binding tight. Pp are VG, stained on outer edge. 12mo, 84 pp in 1966, 33 pp in 1968. Plus a couple of train orders.

Appr.: | AUD 22.09 CAD 20.93 EUR 14.68 GBP 11.50 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 225.00 ZAR 200.00 

Purchase direct from: CRBooksellers. Item number: 7128.
    
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14.
Wheeler, Keith  
The Railroaders

Publisher: Time-Life Books New York 1973.
Title from Old West Series, 240 pages, great photos. Imitation leather binding. Copy of Currier & Ives lithograph on front co ver. Contains bibliography and index. Several small stains on edge of binding. First Edition No Jacket Decorative Cloth Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Appr.: | AUD 12.27 CAD 11.63 EUR 8.16 GBP 6.39 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

Purchase direct from: Platte River Books. Item number: 883.
    
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