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PAN AM: AN AVIATION LEGEND
Written by Barnaby Conrad.
Stock no. 1818367
Published by Woodford Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Celebrating the entrepreneurial spirit that launched the world's most famous commercial airline, Pan American World Airways. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver titles. Colour & b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0942627555. Pictorial dustwrapper has a security tag inside the spine, laminate lightly creased, rear panel a little scuffed.
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DAYLIGHT REFLECTIONS VOLUME ONE: FROM DAYLIGHT TO STARLIGHT
Written by Nils Huxtable.
Stock no. 1818365
Published by Steamscences. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos throughout. Colour pictorial endpapers. ISBN: 0969140924. Small price label to rear panel of dustwrapper.
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THE PENNSY ERA ON LONG ISLAND
Written by Ron Ziel.
Stock no. 1818364
Published by Sunrise Special Ltd.. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

All the various classes of the Pennsy locomotives are covered, reviving the memories of the time that was The Pennsy Era on Long Island. Large oblong format. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour photos. Board corners lightly rubbed. Contents fine.
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ROCK ISLAND RAILS
Written by Robert P. Olmsted.
Stock no. 1818363
1st 1991. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A series of selected images concerned with the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad between 1948 and 1990. Large format. Black cloth boards, silver titles. B/w photos. Red pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed.
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TIDEWATER TRIANGLE
Written by Robert J. Yanosey. Illustrated by Robert J. Yanosey.
Stock no. 1818362
Published by Morning Sun Books, Inc.. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

1960's diesel railroading at its best! Drawing an imaginary line to connect Norfolk, VA to Richmond, VA to Raleigh, NC and back to Norfolk, describes a Tidewater Triangle in which railroading once flourished under the banners of about a dozen great lines... Large format. Red boards, silver titles. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 0961905816. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine, edge-rubbed and worn, scuffed to rear panel.
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NICKEL PLATE ROAD: PUBLICITY PHOTOS 1943-1952 VOLUME 1
Written by John B. Corns.
Stock no. 1818213
Published by Tlc Publishing Inc.. 1st 1996. Fine condition.

Featuring over 150 of the best black and white photos taken for the railroad's publicity department by commercial photographers and later by NKP's own photographers. Photos of steam and diesel, passenger and freight trains, cars, facilities, depots, shops and people. Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 1883089220.
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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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CHASING TRAINS: THE LIFETIME STORY OF THE FOUNDER OF THE COLORADO RAILROAD MUSEUM
Written by Robert W. Richardson.
Stock no. 1818210
Published by Sundance Books. 1st 1995. Fine condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine with gilt titles, pictorial paper sides. B/w photos. 432 pages including Appendix. ISBN: 0913582603.
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BALTIMORE & OHIO E-UNIT DIESEL PASSENGER LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Douglas B. Nuckles; Thomas W. Dixon.
Stock no. 1818209
Published by Tlc Publishing Inc.. 1st 1994. Fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos & a few colour photos. 78 pages. ISBN: 1883089069.
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LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI
Written by Mark Twain.
Stock no. 1818195
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

The river and its history. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, gilt map of the river and its tributaries to front board. Blue endpapers. B/w and colour illustrations. Contained in publisher's slipcase with large pictorial onlay to one side.
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POWDER RIVER COAL TRAINS
Written by Jeremy Taylor.
Stock no. 1818187
Published by Silver Brook Junction Publishing Co., Inc.. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. Yellow pictorial cardwraps with red title to front. B/w photos and a few colour. 104 pages. Front cover curling upwards when flat.
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STEAM LOCOMOTIVE COALING STATIONS AND DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE FUELING FACILITIES
Written by Thomas W. Dixon.
Stock no. 1818168
Published by Tlc Publishing Inc.. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

An explanation and examples of how steam locomotives and early diesel-electric locomotives were supplied with fuel and in the case of steam, how the residue of combustion (ash) was disposed. Large format. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams throughout. 80 pages. ISBN: 1883089778. A fine copy.
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