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Railways in the United States in 1902.  Part V: Taxation of Railways and Other Transporation Agencies, Interstate Commerce Commission
121 Interstate Commerce Commission Railways in the United States in 1902. Part V: Taxation of Railways and Other Transporation Agencies
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1903 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1903. First edition, 1903. Part V. Externally worn but sound copy in dark blue cloth with gilt spine lettering. Covers rubbed with some bumping to the extremities, remains of paper label on lower spine, good hinges, sound text block, some minimal foxing to endpapers, clean pages with some numbers stamped above the printer on the title page, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Printers' Trains, J. J. Nesbit and Peter Isaac
122 J. J. Nesbit and Peter Isaac Printers' Trains
Wylam, England; New York Allenholme Press, for the Wynkyn De Worde Society & Newcastle Imprint Club; Sandstone Press 1969 Hardcover Very Good 
Wylam, England; New York: Allenholme Press, for the Wynkyn De Worde Society & Newcastle Imprint Club; Sandstone Press, 1969. Published 1969. Features historical engravings of trains used by printers, along with a historical narrative. Black and white patterned hardcover with red cloth spine, oblong format, no dustjacket as issued. Includes leaflet for Sandstone Press at the front. Very good condition with firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. Oblong 8vo. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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A Guide to Trains : The World's Greatest Trains, Tracks & Travels, Jackson, David [editor]
123 Jackson, David [editor] A Guide to Trains : The World's Greatest Trains, Tracks & Travels
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Fog City Press 2003 1877019046 / 9781877019043 Hardcover Very Good No 
San Francisco, California, U.S.A.: Fog City Press, 2003. Published 2003. Well-illustrated guide to railroads and railways throughout the world. Pictorial laminated boards, 256 pages. Looks and feels essentially new, with jus some minimal shelfwear, internally fine with no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Connecticut River Steamboat Story, Jacobus, Melancthon W.
124 Jacobus, Melancthon W. The Connecticut River Steamboat Story
Hartford, Connecticut The Connecticut Historical Society 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
Hartford, Connecticut: The Connecticut Historical Society, 1956. First edition, 1956. Gray cloth with blue lettering, 128 pages, no dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with some light edgewear including rubbed corners and spine ends, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Connecticut River Steamboat Story, Jacobus, Melancthon W.
125 Jacobus, Melancthon W. The Connecticut River Steamboat Story
Hartford, Connecticut The Connecticut Historical Society 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Hartford, Connecticut: The Connecticut Historical Society, 1956. First edition, 1956. Gray cloth with blue lettering, 128 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in near fine condition, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is very good with light wear to the top edge, no chips.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Durch Die Weite Welt: Jahrbuch Fur Natur Sport Und Techik.  12. Jarhgang, Jahrbuch
126 Jahrbuch Durch Die Weite Welt: Jahrbuch Fur Natur Sport Und Techik. 12. Jarhgang
Stuttgart N.P. 1934 Hardcover Very Good No 
Stuttgart: N.P., 1934. In German. Published 1934. Illustrated in black and white. Pictorial off-white cloth printed in black, blue and red, 352 pages. Covers soiled, light shelfwear, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with names on the front endpapers, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Great Northern Railway in the Pacific Northwest (Classic Trains), Jeff Wilson
127 Jeff Wilson Great Northern Railway in the Pacific Northwest (Classic Trains)
Waukesha, WI Kalmbach Publishing Company 2000 0890244200 / 9780890244203 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Waukesha, WI: Kalmbach Publishing Company, 2000. First edition, first printing, 2000. Oblong softcover, photo illustrated throughout. Very good condition with some cover rubbing, mainly at the edges, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Oblong 4to. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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D&H Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment: The Bridge Line to New England and Canada, Jim Odell; Jeffrey Martin; Gardiner Cross; Jack Wright; Bridge Line Historical Society
128 Jim Odell; Jeffrey Martin; Gardiner Cross; Jack Wright; Bridge Line Historical Society D&H Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment: The Bridge Line to New England and Canada
Scotch Plains, NJ Morning Sun Books 1997 1878887785 / 9781878887788 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Scotch Plains, NJ: Morning Sun Books, 1997. First edition, stated first printing, 1997. Color illustrated throughout. Blue hardcover printed in yellow, with dustjacket. The book is in near fine condition with firm binding, clean pages, a name stamp on the front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some minor shelf soil to the light colored background, no chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Highway Economics, Johannesson, Sigvald
129 Johannesson, Sigvald Highway Economics
New York McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc. 1931 First Edition Hardcover Good No 
New York: McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc., 1931. First edition. Includes information on construction costs, motor vehicle operation costs, delays, traffic density and interruption, capacity, railway and water crossings, more. Dark blue cloth, 157 pages. Cover rubbed, good hinges, sound text block, name in pencil on front free endpaper, additional notes in pencil on front pastedown, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Modern Towing, John S. Blank, 3rd
130 John S. Blank, 3rd Modern Towing
Centreville, MD Cornell Maritime Press 1989 0870333720 / 9780870333729 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Centreville, MD: Cornell Maritime Press, 1989. Stated first edition, 1989. Illustrated in black and white. Dark blue cloth printed in dark red and gilt, 594 pages, no dustjacket as issued. Faint partial cup ring on front cover, very minor edge rubbing, firm binding, very faint transparent stain to far bottom of first few pages, name and date on front free endpaper, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Aerial California: An Account of Early Flight in Northern & Southern California, 1849 to World War I, Johnson, Kenneth M.
131 Johnson, Kenneth M. Aerial California: An Account of Early Flight in Northern & Southern California, 1849 to World War I
Los Angeles, CA Dawson's Book Shop, Printed at the Plantin Press 1961 First, Limited Edition Hardcover Good 
Los Angeles, CA: Dawson's Book Shop, Printed at the Plantin Press, 1961. First edition, limited to 350 copies. Illustrated history of flight in California, including profiles of aerial pioneers, dirigibles, Curtiss and Martin, etc., illustrated in black and white. Tan cloth printed in dark red, paper spine label, 92 pages, no dustjacket. Main flaw is significant uneven darkening to copyright page and preface, caused by an old newspaper clipping, otherwise very good to near fine condition, firm binding, no names or other markings.. First, Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Delivered With Pride: A Pictorial History of the Duluth Winnipeg & Pacific Railroad, Jon A. Severson
132 Jon A. Severson Delivered With Pride: A Pictorial History of the Duluth Winnipeg & Pacific Railroad
Superior, WI Savage Press 2008 1886028893 / 9781886028890 First Edition Paperback Very Good Signed
Superior, WI: Savage Press, 2008. First edition, stated first printing, signed by the author on the title page. Oblong softcover, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. Near fine condition with a brief genealogical note and two page references handwritten on the title page, names circled on two pages, no other markings.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Oblong 4to. First Edition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Columbus' Ships, Jose Maria Martinez-Hildago.  Edited By Howard I. Chapelle
133 Jose Maria Martinez-Hildago. Edited By Howard I. Chapelle Columbus' Ships
Barre, Massachusetts Barre Publishers 1966 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
Barre, Massachusetts: Barre Publishers, 1966. First edition [1966]. Results of 10 years' research about the ships used by Columbus in his historic voyage to the New World. Orange hardcover with dustjacket. The book is good to very good with a scattering of foxing to the top edge of the text block, sound binding, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [8.50] and has some foxing to the white background, light edgewear.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Diesel Operating Guide: A Book of Instruction in Diesel Engineering, Julius Rosbloom, Goodheart-Willcox Co.
134 Julius Rosbloom, Goodheart-Willcox Co. Diesel Operating Guide: A Book of Instruction in Diesel Engineering
Chicago The Goodheart-Willcox Company, Inc. 1936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Chicago: The Goodheart-Willcox Company, Inc., 1936. Stated first edition, 1936. Includes land, marine, locomotive, automotive, aero [aviation] and portable installations, generously illustrated throughout in black and white accented in color, some folding plates. Metallic gold cloth printed in gilt, 7" tall, 543 pages. Light cover rubbing, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. Very clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Galloping on Wings in the P-51 Mustang, Keefe, Howie
135 Keefe, Howie Galloping on Wings in the P-51 Mustang
U.S.A. Prestige Group 2003 1889776017 / 9781889776019 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Signed
U.S.A.: Prestige Group, 2003. First edition, 2003, with personalized inscription signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Glazed pictorial hardcover, no dustjacket as issued, about fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no other names or markings.. Inscribed by The Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 84.00 USD
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The Ship That Voted No and Other Stories of Ships and the Sea, Keene, Tony
136 Keene, Tony The Ship That Voted No and Other Stories of Ships and the Sea
Hantsport, Nova Scotia, Canada Lancelot Press 1995 0889995885 / 9780889995888 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Hantsport, Nova Scotia, Canada: Lancelot Press, 1995. First edition, softcover in near fine condition, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Sky's the Limit : The First Complete History of Commercial Aviation in America : the men, money, and politics behind the growth of our major airlines, and the crisis they face today, Kelly, Charles, Jr.
137 Kelly, Charles, Jr. The Sky's the Limit : The First Complete History of Commercial Aviation in America : the men, money, and politics behind the growth of our major airlines, and the crisis they face today
New York Coward - McCann, Inc. 1963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Coward - McCann, Inc., 1963. First edition, 1963. Includes 16 pages of black and white photographs. Navy cloth with gilt spine lettering, bright yellow endpapers, 317 pages with extensive index, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition, with mildly foxed endpapers, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with gently rubbed spine ends, negligible additional edgewear. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Voyaging Southward from the Strait of Magellan, Kent, Rockwell (1882-1971). Illustrated By the Author
138 Kent, Rockwell (1882-1971). Illustrated By the Author Voyaging Southward from the Strait of Magellan
New York Halcyon House 1924 Hardcover Good No 
New York: Halcyon House, 1924. Stated fourth printing [1924]. An account of Kent's travels south of the southern tip of South America, dramatically illustrated with the author's woodcuts. Blue textured cloth lettered in gilt, map endpapers, no dustjacket. Some yellowing to the spine and about two inches of the rear cover closest to the spine, good hinges, sound text block, slightly age-yellowed but not brittle pages, gift notation from 1937 on preliminary blank, pages clean and otherwise unmarked.. Hard Cover. Good/No. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Streamline: The Modern Picture Story Book.  Nine Stories, King, Kildare.  Illustrated By William Howard Montgomery.  Cover By Milo Winter
139 King, Kildare. Illustrated By William Howard Montgomery. Cover By Milo Winter Streamline: The Modern Picture Story Book. Nine Stories
Chicago, Illinois The Merrill Publishing Co. 1935 First Edition Paperback Good 
Chicago, Illinois: The Merrill Publishing Co., 1935. First edition [1935]. Worn but attractive group of nine stories about streamlined means of transportation, illustrated in a distinct Art Deco manner. Softcover, shaped top, about 10.75" x 12.5", 18 pages including the covers, about half printed in full color. Some edgewear, spine secured with three short strips of Christmas tape, a bit of light foxing to outer edge of front cover, a few closed edge tears without paper loss, zeppelin neatly colored in with some light cloud accents on the same page, no other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. Oblong Folio. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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140 Kittredge, Henry C. Shipmasters of Cape Cod
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1935 First Edition Hardcover Fair Good 
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1935. First edition [1935] with the scarce dustjacket. A history of seagoing men of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Illustrated in black and white. Light blue cloth lettered in white, 319 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book has light edgewear and substantial mottling and spotting to the spine, most likely from the binder's adhesive, good hinges, sound text block, unevenly age-toned endpapers, foxed outer edges, clean pages free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has allover background foxing and light soil, minor edgewear, short closed tear to bottom of rear panel, almost no paper loss. Sections include: Early Days; The Coasters; The North-West Fur Trade; Neutral Traders; Josiah Richardson; The Liverpool Packets; Europe, China and the East Indies; The Clippers; More Clippers; The Last of the Clippers; Non-Clippers from the Fifties to the Eighties; The Mediterranean Fruit Trade. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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