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A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE LOS ANGELES METROLINK COMMUTER TRAIN SYSTEM
Written by Edward J. Simburger.
Stock no. 1818211
Published by Yerba Seca Publications. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Covering Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ventura counties. Large format. Cardwraps. B/w photos of places to stay in the station locality. Includes 45 color maps. 223 pages. ISBN: 0964994801. Cover edges lightly rubbed, contents fine.

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4449 THE QUEEN OF STEAM
Written by Henry Brueckman; Jeffrey Moreau.
Stock no. 1818116
Published by Carbarn Press. 1st 1984. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The "Daylight" train was among the most popular of the "name" trains operated on American main line rails in the 1940's and 1950's. Equally popular were the steam locomotives that provided the motive power for those colourful trains. This is the story of the one surviving Daylight locomotive, engine No. 4449. Large format. Black boards, silver title to spine and logo to front. B/w photos. 64 pages including index. ISBN: 0934406014. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine, worn at top & tail of spine, small closed edge tear to top edge of rear panel.

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SOUTHERN PACIFIC BAY AREA STEAM
Written by Harre W. Demoro.
Stock no. 1818094
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 1979. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A collection of vintage and often rare photographs of Southern Pacific steam locomotives in the San Francisco Bay Area of California. Large format. Brown cloth boards with gilt titles. B/w photos. 143 pages. ISBN: 0896850374. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges and has two bookseller labels to rear panel.

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SOUTHERN PACIFIC PASSENGER TRAIN CONSISTS AND CARS 1955-1958
Written by Harry Stegmaier.
Stock no. 1818078
Published by Tlc Publishing Inc.. 1st 2001. Fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 1883089565.

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PACIFIC: 2472'S FAMILY ALBUM
Written by Kenneth G. Johnsen.
Stock no. 1817990
Published by Interurban Press. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.

A tour of the Espee's Pacific fleet, from passenger to freight operations, and from streamlining to WWII-era basic black. A look at Pacific 2472. Large format. Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0870460927.

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MOUNT LOWE RAILWAY
Written by Michael A. Patris.
Stock no. 2121259
Published by Arcadia. 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Images of Rail Series. Card wraps. B/w photos. Pasadena, California. ISBN: 9780738547534. Light wear along cover edges.

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BIG SUR
Written by Jeff Norman.
Stock no. 2121104
Published by Arcadia. 1st USA 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Images of America Series. Card wraps. Large format. B/w photos. Big Sur is a river and a region on California's Central Coast. ISBN: 0738529133. Spine is faded.

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THE BIRDS OF CALIFORNIA
Written by Arnold Small.
Stock no. 1810993
Published by Winchester Press. 1st 1974. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

California's birds and their natural habitats. Includes introductory chapters on the land regions and climate of California as they relate to the ecology and distribution of the state's birds, and on equipment and techniques for bird study. Yellow cloth boards, blue title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 087691119X. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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CALIFORNIA PAINTERS: NEW WORK
Written by Henry T. Hopkins.
Stock no. 1810583
Published by Chronicle Books. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A spirited look at the best contemporary painting in California. Forty-one of the state's most noted painters are represented, with more than one hundred recent works reproduced in full colour. Jim McHugh's photographic portraits of the artists add an intimate and discerning personal dimension tot he artists' works and words. Large format. Navy cloth boards, gilt titles. ISBN: 0877016011. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and slightly scuffed.

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