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1 Souvenir Programme Celebrating the Arrival of the first railway train from the Pacific Coast to the Peace River District
Chetwynd, BC No Publisher Shown 1958 About VG Program 8.5by11 
Single sheet Program celebrating the First Arrival of a Railway Train at Chetwynd. Event held on Wednesday March 12, 1958 with Premier W. A. C. Bennett in attendance at the throttle of the locomotive. This, of course, was the PGE, or, Pacific Great Eastern Railway. Single sheet of blue paper, typewritten [?] one side only. Original folds present, otherwise no damage. Ephemeral and very scarce. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 ABDILL, George B. A Locomotive Engineer's Album: The Saga of Steam Engines in America
Seattle Superior Publishing 1965 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine Hardcover Quarto 
Fifth in the 'Old Railroad' series by Locomotive Engineer George B. Abdill. 1st edition, quarto, 8.5'x10.75", 190pp, profusely photo illustrated. Hardcover in orange cloth with price-clipped dustjacket in Brodart. Exceptionally clean, tight copy. Fine/Fine. Weight, 940g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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This Was Railroading, ABDILL, George B.
3 ABDILL, George B. This Was Railroading
New York Bonanza Books 51703462X First Bonanza Edition Cloth Near Fine Good VG 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
An historical collection of rare photos and true stories about the tracks, trains and trainmen of the Pacific Northwest...including Northern California. A later edition of a Superior publication issued in 1957. 192pp, profusely photo illustrated. Book is very clean and bright with a solid binding. The dustjacket is also very clean and bright with minor edge wear at top. Weight, 775g. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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4 ADAMS, Lawrence V. The Guide to Canada's Railway Heritage Museums and Attractions
Winnipeg, MB, Canada North Kildonan Publications 1993 0969697104 / 9780969697107 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers, Spiral Fine Softcover 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Canada's railway heritage - steam, diesel, streetcars, interurbans, excursions, locations, maps, facilities, stores. 71pp, photo illustrated, spiral wire binding, glossy card wrappers. About 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 320g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 AIR BRAKE ASSOC Proceedings of the 61st Annual Convention of the Air Brake Association, September 15, 16 & 17, 1969
Chicago Air Brake Association 1974 First Edition Cloth Fine No Dustjacket: None Issued Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
8vo, 6"x8.25", 270pp, diagrams, charts, ads. Hardcover in black cloth with gilt titles on spine and on front cover. Fine copy. Weight, 476g. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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6 ALLAN, Ian Ltd. Great Western Tribute
UK Ian Allan Ltd. 1985 0711015449 / 9780711015449 First Edition Stapled Wrappers Near Fine Softcover Quarto 
Tribute to England's Great Western Railway, 1835-1947, consisting of nine articles on various aspects of the Railway's operations. 48 p. : ill. ; 29 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 159g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 ALLEN, Cecil J. The Iron Road: The Wonders of Railway Progress
London John F. Shaw First Edition, Presumed Pictorial Cloth Good to Very Good No Dustjacket Hardcover Thick 8vo 
History of the development of Railways, intended for the Juvenile market of its day. Undated, circa 1920s. 1st ed.[?], 8vo, 192pp, numerous photo plates, numerous color plates. Hardcover in red cloth with pictorial front cover and spine. Internally clean and sound. Small ink signature to ffep. Wear to cloth at foot of spine and along spine-edge at back board. No DJ. Weight, 1.026kg. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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8 ALLEN, Cecil John Salute to the Great Western
UK Ian Allan 1970 0711001812 / 9780711001817 First Edition Laminated Pictorial Boards About 'As New' Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Overview of the history of England's Great Western Railway, profusely illustrated with vintage photographs. 62 p. ill. 25 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, almost 'as new'. Weight, 290g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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9 ALLEN, G. Freeman The Western since 1948
London I. Allan 1979 0711008833 / 9780711008830 First Edition Cloth About Fine About Fine Hardcover Quarto 
History of the old GWR, after its nationalisation in 1948 as the Western Region of British Railways. 160pp, profusely photo illustrated, illustrated endpapers. Internally bright and unmarked. Sound, tight binding, no wear to the red cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Attractive copy. Weight, 928g. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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10 AMERICAN VECTURIST ASSOCIATION Atwood's catalogue of United States and Canadian transportation Tokens: Third Edition of 1970 Plus the 1977 Supplement
Boston American Vecturist Association 1970 Third Edition Cloth, Gilt VG+ No Dustjackets Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Describes in detail, and gives the approximate market value, of every known transportation token issued in the United States of America, U.S. possessions, and Canada, up to January, 1970. The separate Supplement adds issues from January 1970 to January 1977. Two volumes - 731pp + 244pp, profusely illustrated. A bright, clean, unmarked set. Tight, square binding. Main volume shows slight wear to the orange cloth; Supplemet shows no wear at all. Heavy set weighing, 1.808kg. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Amtrak Midwest Train Timetables: June 15, 1976, AMTRAK
11 AMTRAK Amtrak Midwest Train Timetables: June 15, 1976
USA Amtrak 1976 Stapled Wrappers VG+ Train Timetables 
Train Timetables from Amtrak, Midwest, 1976. Size - 4" by 9"Unfolds to 8" by 9", 16pp, route map. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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12 ANDERSON, Roy Claude; FRANKIS, G. A History of Western National
Newton Abbot, UK David and Charles 1979 071537771X / 9780715377710 First Edition Cloth VG+ VG, or Better Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
History of England's Western National Omnibus Co., a trnsportation company providing Bus services in the South West. 202 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. The unclippd dustjacked look nearly Fine from the outside bu has light staining to parts of the inside. Weight, 431g. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 ANDERSON, Willard V. - Editor Model Trains: April 1956
Milwaukee, WI Kalmbach Publishing 1956 Vol. 9, No. 2 Printed Wrappers Near Fine  Monthly Magazine 8.25" by 11.25" 
Single Issue of a prominent magazine for model train afficianados for April of 1956. 42pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers, undamaged and unmarked. About display quality - very bright. Weight, 105g.  
Price: 6.00 USD
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14 ANDERSON, Willard V. - Editor Model Trains: February 1956
Milwaukee, WI Kalmbach Publishing 1956 Vol. 8, No. 12 Printed Wrappers Near Fine  Monthly Magazine 8.25" by 11.25" 
Single Issue of a prominent magazine for model train afficianados for February of 1956. 50pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers, undamaged and unmarked. About display quality - very bright. Weight, 115g.  
Price: 6.00 USD
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15 ANDERSON, Willard V. - Editor Model Trains: February 1957
Milwaukee, WI Kalmbach Publishing 1957 Vol. 9, No. 12 Printed Wrappers Near Fine  Monthly Magazine 8.25" by 11.25" 
Single Issue of a prominent magazine for model train afficianados for February of 1957. 50pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers, undamaged and unmarked. About display quality - very bright. Weight, 110g.  
Price: 6.00 USD
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16 ANDERSON, Willard V. - Editor Model Trains: March 1956
Milwaukee, WI Kalmbach Publishing 1956 Vol. 9, No. 1 Printed Wrappers Near Fine  Monthly Magazine 8.25" by 11.25" 
Single Issue of a prominent magazine for model train afficianados for March of 1956. 42pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers, undamaged and unmarked. About display quality - very bright. Weight, 100g.  
Price: 6.00 USD
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17 ANDERSON, Willard V. - Editor Model Trains: May 1956
Milwaukee, WI Kalmbach Publishing 1956 Vol. 9, No. 3 Printed Wrappers Near Fine  Monthly Magazine 8.25" by 11.25" 
Single Issue of a prominent magazine for model train afficianados for May of 1956. 42pp, illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers, undamaged and unmarked. About display quality - very bright. Weight, 105g.  
Price: 6.00 USD
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Basel und sein Tram : die Geschichte der Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe, APPENZELLER, Stephan
18 APPENZELLER, Stephan Basel und sein Tram : die Geschichte der Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe
Basel Christoph Merian Verlag 1995 3856160639 / 9783856160630 First Edition Pictorial Boards As New Hardcover Quarto 
The strret railways, or trams, of the Swiss city of Basel. An attractive, well illustrated book with high production values. OCLC Number: 611413324. Erscheint anla¨sslich des 100ja¨hrigen Bestehens der BVB. 224 S : Ill ; 31 cm. A bright, fresh, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 1.331kg. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 ATHEARN, Robert G. Union Pacific Country
Chicago Rand McNally & Co. 1972 First Edition, First Printing Cloth VG+ Good VG Hardcover Thick 8vo 
Sweeping history of the Union Pacific Railroad. 480pp, photo illustrated, maps. Bright, clean interior. Old tape marks to endpapers where a DJ in plastic was once taped to the boards. Otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding.No weatr to cloth. Dustjacket well-protected in an old brodart. Heavy book weighing 1.07kg. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Buzzer: Rails-to-Rubber Issue: 1955, B. C. ELECTRIC CO.
20 B. C. ELECTRIC CO. The Buzzer: Rails-to-Rubber Issue: 1955
Vancouver, BC B. C. Electric Co. 1955 Vol. 40, No. 16 Stapled Wrappers VG+ Booklet 
Special issue of the BCE Buzzer commemorating the end of the street railway system in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, and the commencment of widespread bus service. Size - 4" by 7", 24pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy. A solid VG+. Weight, 20g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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