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SLOW TRAINS DOWN SOUTH VOLUME I ... DAILY 'CEPT SUNDAY
Written by Mallory Hope Ferrell.
Stock no. 1817107
Published by Hundman Publishing. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A pictorial study of the steam powered short line and uncommon carriers of the Bible Belt in their Glory Years. Oblong format. Black boards, silver titles. B/w photos throughout, a few colour. ISBN: 0945434626.
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RAILROADS IN THE WOODS
Written by John T. Labbe; Vernon Goe.
Stock no. 1817096
Published by Oso Publishing Company. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Between the days of the horse and bull teams and the coming of diesel power was a unique period of American history: the age of steam-powered equipment to harvest the big timber out of ancient forests. This book is a comprehensive look at the men, the machines, and the methods at work during logging's "glory days". Large format. Black boards, gilt titles. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0964752107. Minor foxing to top edge of text block.
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SLOW TRAINS DOWN SOUTH VOLUME TWO ...DEEP IN DIXIE
Written by Mallory Hope Ferrell.
Stock no. 1817092
Published by Hundman Publishing. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A pictorial study of the steam powered short line and uncommon carriers of the Bible Belt in their Glory Years. Oblong format. Dark navy boards, silver titles. B/w photos throughout, a few colour. ISBN: 9780945434634. Bookseller's price label to rear panel.
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FLYFISHER'S GUIDE TO SALTWATER FLORIDA-INCLUDES LIGHT TACKLE
Written by Larry Kinder.
Stock no. 1816649
Published by Wilderness Adventures Press, Inc.. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition.

A most comprehensive flyfishing and light-tackle guide for Florida's Coastal waters. Orange pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. x and 440 pages including index. ISBN: 1932098208.
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ONE MAN'S STEELHEAD SHANGRI-LA
Written by Ralph Wahl.
Stock no. 1816613
Published by Frank Amato Publications. 1st 1989. Fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The unbelievable, but true, story of the evolution of Ralph Wahl's secret steelhead run on a hidden slough of Washington's Skagit River. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0936608854. SIGNED by the author to title page (no dedication). Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and slightly faded.
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ALL FISHERMEN ARE LIARS
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816612
Published by Simon & Schuster. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Gierach travels across North America from the Pacific Northwest to the Canadian Maritimes to seek out quintessential fishing experiences. Black cloth spine with gilt title, black paper boards. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 9781451618310. Second printing.
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DEATH, TAXES, AND LEAKY WADERS
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816610
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

A John Gierach Fly-Fishing Treasury. A collection of forty of Gierach's finest essays on fishing from six of his books. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0684868598. Well read but contents clean.
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AT THE GRAVE OF THE UNKNOWN FISHERMAN
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816604
Published by Simon & Schuster. Very good condition.

Through the year with America's favourite fishing scribe, John Gierach, who dedicates himself to his passion despite his belief that "In the long run, fishing usually amounts to a lifetime of pratfalls punctuated with rare moments of perfection." Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780743229937. 9th impression. Blue pen mark to lower edge of text block.
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NO SHORTAGE OF GOOD DAYS
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816602
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

John Gierach again demonstrates the wit, eloquence, and insight that have become his trademarks when dealing with that delightful torture known as fly fishing. From the Smokies in Tennessee to his home waters in Colorado, from the Canadian Maritimes to Mexico - saltwater or fresh, it's all fishing and all irresistible. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780743291750.
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ANOTHER LOUSY DAY IN PARADISE
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816599
Published by Excellent Press. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author's series of fishing adventures taking the reader from the banks of his native Colorado rivers to remote northern wilderness regions where you have to fly in and hope to get out in a float plane and there are bears about. How to react to the Theft of a new can rod to Planning a Game Dinner and clearing out the deep freeze at the same time... Brown cloth spine with silver title, blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1900318016.
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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF NORTH AMERICAN LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Brian Hollingsworth.
Stock no. 1816404
Published by Salamander Books Ltd. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A historical directory of America's greatest locomotives from 1830 to the present day (1984). Large format. Black boards with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0861011481.
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RIFLEMEN: THE HISTORY OF THE 5TH BATTALION 60TH (ROYAL AMERICAN) REGIMENT, 1797-1818
Written by Robert Griffith.
Stock no. 1816175
Published by Helion & Company. 1st 2019. Fine condition.

From Reason to Revolution 1721-1815 No. 29. The first battalion in the regular British Army. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations, b/w maps. ISBN: 9781911628460. Light bumping to corners.
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