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THE STEAMING SIXTIES: STIRRING EPISODES FROM THE LAST DECADE OF STEAM ON BR 1. A NORTH EAST REDOUBT
Written by Paul Anderson.
Stock no. 1818144
Published by Irwell Press. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. 64 pages. ISBN: 9781903266991.
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EMD'S GP18: THE TRANSITIONAL ROAD SWITCHER
Written by Diesel Era.
Stock no. 1818143
Published by Withers Publishing. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

The GP18 is an American locomotive that served in every type of duty that the earlier Geeps did: road freight, road passenger, commuter, switcher, regional line, branch line, short line, and industrial use. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and a few colour. 83 pages including inside covers. ISBN: 188141101X. Covers a little scuffed.
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NICKEL PLATE COLOR PHOTOGRAPHY OF WILLIS A. MCCALEB VOLUME 1: BUFFALO-BELLEVUE
Written by Bruce K. Dicken; James M. Semon. Illustrated by Willis A. McCaleb.
Stock no. 1818142
Published by Morning Sun Books, Inc.. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Willis A. McCaleb was the company photographer for the Nickel Plate Road during the transition from steam locomotives to diesels in the 1950s. Large format. Blue & white matt boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 1878887521.
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THE WD AUSTERITY 2-8-0 THE BR RECORD
Written by John Hooper.
Stock no. 1818141
Published by Book Law Publications. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cream glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. iv and 300 pages. A record of the WD Austerity 2-8-0s adopted by BR to show just how enduring the class became. ISBN: 9781907094590. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded at spine.
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DIESEL & ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVES FOR SCRAP
Written by Ashley Butlin.
Stock no. 1818140
Published by O.P.C.. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

A detailed survey of all diesel and electric locomotives scrapped on Britain's railways since the start of BR in 1948 right up to the present day. Includes a section listing all preserved heritage diesel and electric locomotives on Britain's railways today. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w photos. 239 pages. ISBN: 9780860936701. Small, barely noticeable, nick to laminate to rear board. Contents fine.
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JANE'S ALL THE WORLD'S AIRCRAFT 1938
Written by C.G. Grey; Leonard Bridgman.
Stock no. 1818139
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1972. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A David & Charles Reprint of the 1938 publication by Sampson Low Marston. Large format. Green/Grey cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715357344. Board edges rubbed. Text block browned. Page 49c-50c subtitled Hawker has an old sellotape repair to both sides of the page, tape has now yellowed and left minor imprints to facing pages. Blue pictorial dustwrapper has a few small marks and is worn across the top.
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RAILS TO PITTSBURGH
Written by W.A. Feibelman.
Stock no. 1818125
Published by Superior Publishing Company. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Train Watchers Collection. An attempt to present typical photographs of late steam, early diesel and a few electric locomotives in their everyday work environment during the post-war years. Brown textured cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 0875645313. Light browning to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.
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THE DELAWARE & HUDSON, BOSTON & MAINE, AND MAINE CENTRAIL RAILROADS BEFORE GUILFORD
Written by Preston Cook.
Stock no. 1818124
Published by Old Line Graphics. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour photos. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed with a small closed tear to rear panel.
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CONRAIL VOLUME 2: 1983-1990
Written by Scott Hartley.
Stock no. 1818123
Published by Railpace Company, Inc.. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The second of a two-volume set, following the efforts of CR executives and employees in their fight against the government's attempt to sell the railroad to Norfolk Southern, and continues through the 1987 stock sale that made Conrail a publicly-held corporation. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver titles. Colour photos. 112 pages. ISBN: 096215413X. Light bump to base of spine. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners and has a small nick to top of front panel (no loss).
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THE WESTERN MARYLAND RAILWAY IN THE DIESEL ERA
Written by Stephen J. Salamon; William E. Hopkins.
Stock no. 1818122
Published by Old Line Graphics. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour photos throughout. 128 pages. ISBN: 187931407X. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded at spine and lightly scuffed.
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JERSEY CENTRAL DIESELS
Written by Gerard E. Bernet.
Stock no. 1818121
Published by Withers Publishing. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A look at the diverse diesel motive power that made Jersey Central unique before it was swallowed into the Conrail system. Examines each type of locomotive in detail and provides an in-depth look at the type of service it performed, the paint schemes it work, and complete technical and disposition data. Large format. Green cloth boards with gilt titles. B/w and a few colour photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 096185037X. 1" closed tear across the top of the spine of the dustwrapper (no loss).
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ALL ABOARD AMTRAK 1971 - 1991
Written by Mike Schafer.
Stock no. 1818120
Published by Railpace Company, Inc.. 1st 1991. Fine condition.

A 20-year salute to the National Railroad Passenger Corporation. Large format. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout. 176 pages. ISBN: 0962154148.
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