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Railway Age June 24, 1968
1 Railway Age June 24, 1968
77097 Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Volume 124, No. 24. The trade weekly magazine for the rail industry. Contains a feature story on the Trailer Train company. With lots of period advertising for the various rail suppliers of the day. With light wear and address sticker to the Comptroller of the D&RGWRR in Denver. Ships via First-Class Mail (or Priority Mail if so desired). ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 82 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Aeronautical Chart User's Guide, Administration, U.S. National Archives and Records
2 Administration, U.S. National Archives and Records Aeronautical Chart User's Guide
75110 U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Service 1989 Stapled wraps Very Good with no dust jacket 
2nd Edition, May 1989. In nice shape, clean and unmarked. Intended for use as an aid in the reading of NOAA aeronautical charts. ; 11 in. wide x 8-1/2 in. tall; 108 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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United States Air Force Museum, Air Force Museum Foundation, Inc.
3 Air Force Museum Foundation, Inc. United States Air Force Museum
77346 Dayton, Ohio Air Force Museum Foundation, Inc. [c1980s] Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A catalog of the exhibits at the Museum in Dayton, with descriptions and photos of hundreds of various aircraft housed there, from the Wright brothers through spacecraft. The volume is undated, but likely produced in the 1980s. Cover with a 1916-vintage SE-5E WWI biplane. --- A clean, bright, firm copy lacking obvious damages. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 162 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Locospotters' Annual 1964, ALLAN, Ian
4 ALLAN, Ian Locospotters' Annual 1964
78376 London Ian Allen 1964 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A roundup of the various types of locomotives and other equipment used on United Kingdom railroads in the 1960s. With numerous b&w and color photos. Text supplies details about the trains pictured. No author or editorial names are provided. --- In pictorial hardcovers; lacks a dust jacket (likely as issued). --- A clean, bright copy without markings but with mildly bumped cover corners. Scarce in this edition.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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World Encyclopedia of Civil Aircraft: From Michelangelo to the Present, ANGELUCCI, Enzo
5 ANGELUCCI, Enzo World Encyclopedia of Civil Aircraft: From Michelangelo to the Present
77691 New York Crown Publishers, Inc. 1981 0517547244 / 9780517547243 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A hefty compendium of all manner of aircraft of the world. Contains over 3000 illustrations, many in color, depicting alternate views, comparative sizes of aircraft, airline insignias, engines, and much more. --- In full blue paper-covered boards with titling in silver on spine. Jacket with color images of aircraft, in their commercial or military paint schemes. --- A bright, clean, firm copy in similar jacket. (NOTE: Due to substantial weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 414 pages 
Price: 43.50 USD
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The National Air And Space Museum: Volume One-Air, The Story of Flight, BRYAN, C.D.B. (text); LARKIN, David (art direction and design)
6 BRYAN, C.D.B. (text); LARKIN, David (art direction and design) The National Air And Space Museum: Volume One-Air, The Story of Flight
78434 Toronto Peacock Press/Bantam Books 1982 055301384X / 9780553013849 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A softcover reprint edition of earlier work featuring exhibits from the Smithsonian Institution's Air and Space Museum. With copious color photos. Extensive text explains the histories of flight in its many variations. --- In pictorial covers. A firm, clean copy though with some chafing to cover extremities. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The National Air And Space Museum: Volume Two-Space, From Earth to the Stars, BRYAN, C.D.B. (text); LARKIN, David (art direction and design)
7 BRYAN, C.D.B. (text); LARKIN, David (art direction and design) The National Air And Space Museum: Volume Two-Space, From Earth to the Stars
78435 Toronto Peacock Press/Bantam Books 1982 0553013858 / 9780553013856 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A softcover reprint edition of earlier work featuring exhibits from the Smithsonian Institution's Air and Space Museum. With copious color photos. Extensive text explains the histories of space travel in its many variations. --- In pictorial covers. A firm, clean copy though with some chafing to cover extremities. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Georgian Locomotive, BRYANT Jr., H. Stanford
8 BRYANT Jr., H. Stanford The Georgian Locomotive
78160 New York Weathervane Books [c.1970s] 0517172666 / 9780517172667 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The steam engines used in the Southern U.S. 1920s and 30s known as Georgian Locomotives are profiled here. With black & white photos throughout. Volume bears 1962 but likely published c.1970s. --- In rust paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with gilt-stamped titling on spine. Jacket with color images of some of these power units. --- A clean, bright, firm copy lacking obvious damages. Jacket in similar condition. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xxii, 89 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Aircraft In Profile Volume 1/Part One, CAIN, Charles W. (general editor)
9 CAIN, Charles W. (general editor) Aircraft In Profile Volume 1/Part One
79086 Windsor, Berkshire, England/Garden City, New York Profile Publications Ltd./Doubleday & Company Inc. 1975 0385099827 / 9780385099820 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Revised (4th) edition, 1975. A U.S. edition of the first volume in the Aircraft in Profile series, providing in-depth descriptions of twelve important aircraft models used in World War I and World War II. With dozens of color illustrations and black & white photos. A facsimile edition of the first volume in the series. Publishers' dust jacket sticker apologizes for the lessened quality of the photos. --- In blue paper-covered boards and with titling gilt-stamped on spine. Dust jacket with aircraft images on front and back. --- Remainder spray to lower textblock edge, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Good only jacket with front cover cut-out, light soiling and creasing to edges.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 144 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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North American Railroad Stations, CAVALIER, Julian
10 CAVALIER, Julian North American Railroad Stations
77689 Cranbury, New Jersey A. S. Barnes & Co., Inc. 1979 0498021211 / 9780498021213 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Some of the notable railway stations in towns and cities in Canada and the U.S. are profiled here. Each station is pictured with over 300 photos, usually in black & white (but a few in color), along with a brief description of the railway they are on, with architectural features and history. Introduced and edited by Frederick A. Platt. Indexed. --- In full blue paper-covered boards, with titling stamped in silver on spine. 2 color photos of stations on jacket cover. --- A bright, firm, unmarked copy lacking apparent damages. Jacket with crease & tiny tear to upper front edge, else very nice and in removable archival mylar protector. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 215 pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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Lockheed SR-71: The Secret Missions Exposed, CRICKMORE, Paul F.
11 CRICKMORE, Paul F. Lockheed SR-71: The Secret Missions Exposed
77233 London Osprey Aerospace 1993 1855323133 / 9781855323131 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket 
The ultra-fast SR-71 was used as a surveillance platform up to its retirement date in 1990. This work details missions of this USAF plane, as described by former crewmen. With over 200 photos, many in color. With drawings, charts and index. --- A clean, firm, bright copy with previous owner's signature on front free endpaper, dog-eared page corners, and with page 3/4 torn out but present. Jacket is very nice. ; Osprey Modern Military; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; x, 222 pages 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Western Yesterdays: Thomas Fitzpatrick, Railroadman (Volume VI), CROSSEN, Forest
12 CROSSEN, Forest Western Yesterdays: Thomas Fitzpatrick, Railroadman (Volume VI)
79056 Boulder, Colorado Boulder Publishing, Inc. 1968 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Number six in the Western Yesterdays series, a biography of 19th Century American railroad builder Thomas Fitzpatrick. With several b&w photo plates on rectos and versos of 4 leaves, plus a two-page map of the west-central U.S. at rear of volume. --- With wrap-around image of Indians setting fire to newly-laid track on covers; lacks a dust jacket. --- Boards are somewhat splayed and with a small spot on front cover; else a firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 102 pages 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Buses, Trolleys & Trams, DUNBAR, Chas. S.
13 DUNBAR, Chas. S. Buses, Trolleys & Trams
78158 Feltham, Middlesex, England Paul Hamlyn 1968 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Second impression, 1968. An examination of various forms of worldwide mass transit vehicles, with an emphasis on urban means of transporting people. With over 200 photos and engravings, 24 in color. --- In textured red paper-covered boards w/silhouette of motorman in black on cover. Jacket with photos of various transport vehicles on front and back. --- With sticker to front free endpaper, else a bright, clean, unmarked copy. Jacket with minor creasing; else nice. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 141 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Lost Subs: From the Hunley to the Kursk, the greatest submarines ever lost--and found, DUNMORE, Spencer
14 DUNMORE, Spencer Lost Subs: From the Hunley to the Kursk, the greatest submarines ever lost--and found
76645 Toronto Da Capo Press/Madison Press 2002 0306811405 / 9780306811401 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
The author describes the raising of various sunken submarines, from the Civil War-era Hunley to the sunken Russian atomic sub Kursk. With underwater photos by Jonathan Blair & Brian Skerry; along with an introduction by Robert D. Ballard. Includes numerous drawings; indexed. --- In good shape but with minor soiling to textblock edges; dust jacket with some light edge wear and rubbing. ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 176 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Encyclopedia of Aircraft of WWII, EDEN, Paul (general editor)
15 EDEN, Paul (general editor) The Encyclopedia of Aircraft of WWII
77786 London Amber Books 2004 1904687075 / 9781904687078 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This hefty work provides details on the major aircraft used in the war, along with over 1500 drawings and photos of the planes and the airmen who flew them. Details such as actions involving specific aircraft, powerplants, performance, weights, dimensions and armaments are provided. The information is arranged alphabetically by manufacturer or plane name and includes Axis equipment. --- Quarto: about 12 in. tall. In red pictorial hardcovers with images of planes on front and back. Jacket with matching images. --- A clean, bright, firm copy lacking markings or obvious damages. Jacket with minor creasing, is otherwise in great shape. (NOTE: Due to substantial weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; 512 pages 
Price: 56.50 USD
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Smoke Over the Divide, EHERNBERGER, James L.; GSCHWIND, Francis G.
16 EHERNBERGER, James L.; GSCHWIND, Francis G. Smoke Over the Divide
77690 Callaway, Nebraska E. & G. Publications 1966 Hardcover Very Good 
A look back at the era of steam locomotives on the Union Pacific's Wyoming Division. With maps of Wyoming Division and Eastern District of the Wyoming Division at endpapers. With numerous captioned b&w photos. With no dust jacket (likely as issued). --- In white paper-covered boards with power unit 4010 illustration on front cover, Union Pacific logo on rear. --- A tear at spine has been careful repaired prior to this listing, else a bright, firm, unmarked copy. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 33.50 USD
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Railways   A Pictorial History of the First 150 Years, ELLIS, C. Hamilton
17 ELLIS, C. Hamilton Railways A Pictorial History of the First 150 Years
73307 New York Peebles Press 1974 0856900087 / 9780856900082 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Railroads and rail equipment, especially in the British Isles, are detailed here in words and pictures. 408 photos & illustrations. In very good shape w/no interior markings. Dust jacket w/light creasing & sm. spot, top edge of frt. cover. ; 0.8 x 10.9 x 8.7 Inches 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Pictorial Encyclopedia of Railways, ELLIS, Hamilton
18 ELLIS, Hamilton The Pictorial Encyclopedia of Railways
77490 London Paul Hamlyn 1969 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Stated 3rd impression, 1969. The worldwide history of railroads is presented here with over 800 b&w photos and captions written with over 30,000 words. Indexed. --- In full red cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Dust jacket features color photos of trains from various eras. --- A weak rear hinge has been reinforced for this listing; otherwise a firm, clean, volume. Jacket with a few tears; is otherwise nice. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 591 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Railroads in Mexico:  An Illustrated History, Volume I, FRANCO, Francisco Garma
19 FRANCO, Francisco Garma Railroads in Mexico: An Illustrated History, Volume I
77089 Denver Sundance Publications Ltd 1985 0913582395 / 9780913582398 Hardcover Good 
Stated First Printing, Nov. 1985. A pictorial featuring the principal railroads in the areas between Mexico City and Veracruz. Includes dozens of b&w photos (and many in color); plus tables, charts, graphs and maps. Folded map included in rear pocket. Translated from the Spanish by Hector Lara Hernandez and Ben B. Massie, and edited by Mr. Massie. --- Bound in paper-covered boards with brightly gilded back; protected in heavy clear plastic jacket. --- Volume has been exposed to moisture resulting in many rippled pages and warped boards, with soiling to back cover corner area. Despite damages, this rather scarce book is fully readable. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 114.50 USD
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Black Watch  The Men Who Fly America's Secret Spy Planes, GANN, Ernest K.
20 GANN, Ernest K. Black Watch The Men Who Fly America's Secret Spy Planes
76466 New York Random House 1989 0394575075 / 9780394575070 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The noted author of 'Fate is the Hunter' and many other works examines clandestine aviation by the US government. A clean, bright copy but with previous owner's business card taped onto front free endpaper and a loosened fly page. Lacks a dust jacket.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 210 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A History of Sports Cars Second Edition, GEORGANO, G. N.
21 GEORGANO, G. N. A History of Sports Cars Second Edition
75111 New York E.P. Dutton & Co 1970 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Appealing history of sports (and just unusual) cars in a nice copy. Loaded with black & white and color photos of dozens of different makes and models. Arranged by country, e.g.: American cars, English cars, Italian cars, etc. In textured blue paper-covered boards with titling in silver on spine. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. Jacket with orig. $14.95 flap price; and with minor edgewear and curling. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 320 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Streets of London: Moments in time from the albums of Charles White and London Transport, GREEN, Benny
22 GREEN, Benny The Streets of London: Moments in time from the albums of Charles White and London Transport
77232 London Pavilion Books Limited 1983 0907516203 / 9780907516200 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
A collection of b&w photos taken from 1880 to 1920, depicting the transportation scenes in the London of the turn of the 20th century. The photos were archived by London Transport, and collected by their employee: Charles White. --- In full brown textured paper-covered boards, with photo-covered dust jacket. --- With stickers at front endpapers, else a firm, bright, clean copy. Jacket w/ a small dampstain at lower center, sticker on flap and minor creasing. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 184 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Lords of the Sky: Fighter Pilots and Air Combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16, HAMPTON, Dan
23 HAMPTON, Dan Lords of the Sky: Fighter Pilots and Air Combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16
80109 New York William Morrow 2014 0062262017 / 9780062262011 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. The author, himself a veteran fighter pilot, details the history of these aviators. With a section of black and white plates at mid-volume. --- In blue paper-covered boards with silver-stamped spine titling. Jacket features color action painting by John Shaw. --- With prior owner's sticker to front free endpaper, else a clean, bright, newish copy. Unclipped jacket with a little creasing to edges, else undamaged.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); x, 623 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Story of American Railroads, HOLBROOK, Stewart H.
24 HOLBROOK, Stewart H. The Story of American Railroads
78404 New York American Legacy Press 1981 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
A 1981 reprint edition of a work first published in 1947. With over 100 illustrations. In black paper-covered boards, jacket with photo of steam locomotive on cover. --- With soiling to textblock edge, otherwise a firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with a little chafing at corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 468 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of North American Locomotives, HOLLINGSWORTH, Brian
25 HOLLINGSWORTH, Brian The Illustrated Encyclopedia of North American Locomotives
78148 New York Crescent Books 1984 0517441160 / 9780517441169 Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket 
A thorough examination of steam and diesel locomotives. Illustrated throughout in color and with 250 black & white photos. Originally published in the U.K. by Salamander Books, Ltd. --- In full black textured paper-covered boards. Jacket with color drawings of power units. --- With a little bit of wear to cover edges; else a bright, firm copy. Jacket with a hint of rubbing; is otherwise very nice. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The History of American Railroads, HOLLINGSWORTH, J. B.
26 HOLLINGSWORTH, J. B. The History of American Railroads
78406 New York Exeter Books 1983 0671060031 / 9780671060039 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
The railways of the United States and Canada are profiled, along with hundreds of photos and drawings, in both color and black & white. --- In blue textured paper-covered boards, and jacket with modernistic train photos on front and back. --- A 4-inch split at the front gutter area doesn't affect the firmness of this otherwise undamaged volume. Jacket with retailer's cover sticker, a little curling to the edges but otherwise very nice. ; No. 06003; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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San Francisco Bay:  A Pictorial Maritime History, KEMBLE, John Haskell
27 KEMBLE, John Haskell San Francisco Bay: A Pictorial Maritime History
77503 New York Bonanza Books 1978 0517016982 / 9780517016985 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
The history of the Bay from it early discoveries and its various bays, inlets and feeder rivers through the 20th Century is told here, accompanied by over 350 maps, drawings and photos. In pale blue quarter cloth over blue paper-covered boards. Blue half-tone illustrations on jacket. --- A clean, bright, firm copy in similar jacket. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 194 pages 
Price: 18.50 USD
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Automobile Quarterly, Vol. XIV, No. 1   First Quarter 1976, KIMES, Beverly Rae (editor)
28 KIMES, Beverly Rae (editor) Automobile Quarterly, Vol. XIV, No. 1 First Quarter 1976
75658 New York Automobile Quarterly, Inc. 1976 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Unusual for a magazine, Automobile Quarterly is issued in hardcover. This issue focuses on the Reo 'marque'. With numerous full-color, high-quality photos of impeccably-restored cars (and trucks); with automotive-related articles. This copy in nice shape with a hint of edgewear and a fingerprint smudge on front free endpaper; otherwise clean, bright interior. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 112 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
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Early American Steam Locomotives: 1st Seven Decades. . .1830-1900, KINERT, Reed (text and drawings)
29 KINERT, Reed (text and drawings) Early American Steam Locomotives: 1st Seven Decades. . .1830-1900
78382 New York Bonanza Books 1962 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Later hardcover printing. Some of the early locomotives and other rolling stock are described here. With numerous photos and b&w and color drawings, along with descriptions. --- In full beige cloth-covered boards with titling in green on spine. Jacket with Kinert drawings on cover. --- A bright, firm, clean copy. Jacket with small tears and some rubbing; is otherwise okay and in removable archival mylar protector. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 158 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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New York Central, Klein, Aaron E.
30 Klein, Aaron E. New York Central
73790 Bonanza Books 1985 0517460858 / 9780517460856 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
In blue cloth-covered boards with lettering in gilt on spine. Interior clean and bright, featuring color and black and white illustrations, maps; as well as photos of some of the most impressive of the NY Central's rolling stock. Title on dust jacket is 'The History of the New York Central System'. A must-have for the connoisseur of the rich history and beauty of the American railroads. With reproduced NYCRR-themed paintings as well as photos of the trains. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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"WE", LINDBERGH, Charles A.
31 LINDBERGH, Charles A. "WE"
76706 New York G. P. Putnam's Sons/The Knickerbocker Press [1927-30] Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
A facsimile copy of the first edition, with the copyright page statement: 'This is a copy of the First Edition of "WE".' Mr. Lindbergh's memoir, in which he provides extensive detail about his historic solo first flight across the Atlantic, begins with his childhood and includes much information about his post-flight reception by delirious crowds in both Europe and the U.S. Includes 48 black & white photos. --- In dark blue gilt-stamped cloth-covered boards. In blue jacket which is missing nearly half of upper front cover (including the part bearing the number N-X-211 from the right wing). Though 1927 date appears in this volume, it may have been published anywhere from 1927-1930 or possibly beyond. --- A clean, firm copy with all photos present. Interior lacks markings or inkings. An old soap advertising card was left in mid-book, resulting in minor acidic damage to two leaves. As mentioned, the very damaged jacket is missing nearly one half of its front cover; has numerous chips and tears; is in removable archival mylar protector and bears orig. $2.50 flap price. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 318 pages 
Price: 120.00 USD
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Straight On Till Morning: The Biography of Beryl Markham, LOVELL, Mary
32 LOVELL, Mary Straight On Till Morning: The Biography of Beryl Markham
80233 New York St. Martin's Press 1987 0312010966 / 9780312010966 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
3rd printing, U.S. edition, of this biography of Beryl Markham, whose many accomplishments included the first solo flight across the Atlantic "the hard way", bucking headwinds from Europe to America. With lots of black and white photos; indexed. --- In olive paper-covered boards backed in ivory cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with portraits of Markham on the front and back covers. --- With a little sunning to edges of covers, else a clean, bright copy. Unclipped jacket with 1-inch tear and major crease to back cover, else bright and intact.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xxiv, 408 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Adventure of Sail 1520-1914, MACINTYRE, Captain Donald
33 MACINTYRE, Captain Donald The Adventure of Sail 1520-1914
80196 New York Random House 1970 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Stated First American Edition, copyright page. A history of the four centuries of wind-powered ships by Captain Donald Macintyre, accompanied by a selection of period writings from 1520 to 1914 by the likes of Sir Francis Drake, Captain James Cook, Joseph Conrad and many others. With an introduction by Uffa Fox . With 44 color and 305 black and white illustrations which depict the fascinating array of various sailing ships. --- This oversize work (measuring 12.5 in. wide x 10 in tall) in full blue cloth-covered boards with spine titling in lighter blue, blindstamped compass image to cover. Unclipped jacket with wrap-around Adam Willaerts color painting. --- The covers are a little loose, otherwise a clean, firm copy. Jacket with a 1.5-inch tear to lower edge, with additional small creases and curling to edge, else bright, intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Oblong Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 256 pages 
Price: 21.00 USD
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The Great Liners, MADDOCKS, Melvin
34 MADDOCKS, Melvin The Great Liners
77688 Alexandria, Virginia Time-Life Books 1978 0809426641 / 9780809426645 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The story of the gargantuan passenger ships of the past, such as the Normandie and the Queen Mary, presented along with many color and b&w photos & drawings. With portfolio of 6 paintings of sail and engine-powered ships laid in. --- In brown padded leatherette covers w/painting of the Queen Mary on cover. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With dampstains to a few corners near rear of volume, else a bright, firm, unmarked copy.; The Seafarers; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 176 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Railroad: Trains and Train People in American Culture, McPHERSON, James Alan; WILLIAMS, Miller (editors)
35 McPHERSON, James Alan; WILLIAMS, Miller (editors) Railroad: Trains and Train People in American Culture
77505 New York Random House 1976 0394732375 / 9780394732374 Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stories, poems and other railroadiana is offered here, along with numerous drawings and photos of various historic railroading people and scenes. --- A large format paperback (8.5 in. wide x 11 in. tall). Volume is creased throughout at corners, interior leaves have lightly yellowed, and covers w/2 retailer's stickers; otherwise in good shape. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 186 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Model Railway Engines, MINNS, J. E.
36 MINNS, J. E. Model Railway Engines
78155 London Octopus Books Limited 1973 070640047X / 9780706400472 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Miniature train engines have been around nearly as long as trains themselves, and in this work the author presents the worldwide history and multiple iterations of these little machines. The author begins with early crude efforts, and ends with faithful reproductions produced on a mass scale. With 120 illustrations, 32 in color. --- In full olive paper-covered boards with images of engines on cover (repeated on jacket). --- With a touch of wear to lower cover edges; else a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with very small tear near head of spine; else in great shape. ; Square tall 8vo (9 - 10 in. tall); 97 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Early Trains: Over 100 Pictures of the Coming of the Railroad, MORGAN, Bryan
37 MORGAN, Bryan Early Trains: Over 100 Pictures of the Coming of the Railroad
78407 New York Golden Press 1974 0307431150 / 9780307431158 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The very earliest days of railroading (principally in the United Kingdom) are depicted in pictures and words. In pictorial textured paper-covered boards. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- With a little chafing to cover corners, else a firm, bright copy. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Railways of Britain, NOCK, O. S.
38 NOCK, O. S. The Railways of Britain
77495 London B. T. Batsford Ltd. 1962 Mass Market Paperbac Very Good- with no dust jacket 
First paperback edition. Steam, electric and diesel trains, and the roadbeds and bridges they traveled on, are presented in this work. With numerous b&w plates. --- A firm, intact copy but pages have browned. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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The Railways of Britain: Past and Present, NOCK, O. S.
39 NOCK, O. S. The Railways of Britain: Past and Present
78288 London B. T. Batsford Ltd. 1949 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Stated second edition, 1949 of a work first published in 1947-48. Steam, electric and diesel trains, and the roadbeds and bridges they traveled on, are presented in this work. Includes a section of railroad oddities. With over 100 b&w illustrations, and four in color. --- In full red cloth-covered boards w/titling in black on spine. Jacket with wrap-around color scene at an old rail station. --- A firm, unmarked, intact copy. Jacket with small chips and tears at extremities; is otherwise nice and bears orig. 15s net flap price and in removable archival mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages 
Price: 26.50 USD
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Trains: A Photographer's Journey, OUTERBRIDGE, Graeme
40 OUTERBRIDGE, Graeme Trains: A Photographer's Journey
80139 New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 2000 0810929457 / 9780810929456 BCE Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Book club edition. A must for the railroad buff, this creative look at trains, railroads and sights to be seen from rail trips, taken at locations all over the world. With about 100 bright color photos. Unpaginated, but likely just over 100 pages. --- A clean, bright, unmarked softcover.; Oblong Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall) 
Price: 16.00 USD
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