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75th Anniversary Of The Westinghouse Air Brake Company
75th Anniversary Of The Westinghouse Air Brake Company

Wilmerding, PA: The Westinghouse Air Brake Company, 1944. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Slender 4to. Illustrated full color endpapers. Illustrated throughout, some in black and white, others in half-tones and some more in full color. A clean and solid copy. READ MORE
Price: $25.00
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A Century Of Progress: History Of The Delaware And Hudson Company 1823 - 1923. The Delaware And Hudons Company
A Century Of Progress: History Of The Delaware And Hudson Company 1823 - 1923. The Delaware And Hudons Company

Albany: J. B. Lyon Company, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original deep green cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. Previous owner book plate to the front paste-down. A knucklehead put some tape at the hinge of one of the blank free endpapers at the front of the book. I cannot see that this was needed - the book is... READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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Description Of And Instructions For Operating, Oiling And Maintaining TYPE "D" Duplex Locomotive Stoker
Description Of And Instructions For Operating, Oiling And Maintaining TYPE "D" Duplex Locomotive Stoker

Pittsburgh: Locomotive Stoker Company, 1917. First edition. Stiff Wraps. Near Fine. Original brown stiff card covers, printed in black. 54pp. The printing on the cover has faded just a bit. Illustrated throughout. A clean and solid copy of this scarce volume. READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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Editorials On The Centenary Of The Baltimore And Ohio Railroad Company
Editorials On The Centenary Of The Baltimore And Ohio Railroad Company

Central Committee On Public Relations, 1927. First edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Paper wrappers, lettered and bordered in black. A very clean and solid copy. READ MORE
Price: $30.00
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Fiftieth Anniversary Of The Incorporation Of The Pennyslvania Railroad Company
Fiftieth Anniversary Of The Incorporation Of The Pennyslvania Railroad Company

Philadelphia: Pennyslvania Railroad Company, 1896. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original burgundy cloth, lettered in gilt. 4to. Illustrated throughout with photographs. Some wear to the spine ends but overall the book remains very solid and pleasing. Now very scarce. READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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Historical Sketch Of The Switch-Back Railroad, And The Discovery Of Anthracite Coal
Historical Sketch Of The Switch-Back Railroad, And The Discovery Of Anthracite Coal

Mauch Chunk, PA: 1906. First edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Original tan wrappers, lettered in black. A clean and solid copy of this slender and fragile item. 15pp. READ MORE
Price: $15.00
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History Of The Baldwin Locomotive Works 1831-1923
History Of The Baldwin Locomotive Works 1831-1923

Philadelphia: The Bingham Company, 1923. Hardcover. Fine. Original dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt with a locomotive image in blind on the front panel. Printed on glossy paper. Illustrated throughout. A fine copy in all respects. READ MORE
Price: $35.00
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Pennsylvania Railroad Company Test Department Locomotive Testing Plant At Altoona, Penna, Bulletin No. 5, Tests Of An E2A Locomotive
Pennsylvania Railroad Company Test Department Locomotive Testing Plant At Altoona, Penna, Bulletin No. 5, Tests Of An E2A Locomotive

Pennyslvania Railroad Company, 1910. First edition. Soft Cover. Good. Original gray wrappers, lettered in black. Front cover detached with some loss along the top edge. Contents very good. Illustrated with photographs, charts and graphs and fold-out schematic drawing. Very scarce. READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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The Pennsylvania Railroad System At The Louisiana Purchase Exhibition: Locomotive Tests And Exhibits, Saint Louis, Missouri, 1904
The Pennsylvania Railroad System At The Louisiana Purchase Exhibition: Locomotive Tests And Exhibits, Saint Louis, Missouri, 1904

Philadelphia: The Pennyslvania Railroad Company, 1905. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Original 3/4 black pebble grained leather on boards, with black pebble grained cloth insets and patterned endpapers. An exceptionally clean, bright and solid copy of this magnificent volume. Some minor scuffing to the corners and spine ends but all of this is very superficial. The book remains very strong and... READ MORE
Price: $600.00
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Report Of The Proceedings Of The Twenty-Ninth Annual Convention Of The American Railway Master Mechanics' Association Incorporated Held At Saratoga, N.Y., June 22, 23 and 24, 1896
Report Of The Proceedings Of The Twenty-Ninth Annual Convention Of The American Railway Master Mechanics' Association Incorporated Held At Saratoga, N.Y., June 22, 23 and 24, 1896

New York: The De Leeuw & Oppenheimer Printing Co. 1896. First edition. Hardcover. Good. Original black cloth. Corners and spine were leather. The leather on the corners is now about 20% worn off and the spine is now supported with tape. The book remains very solid and readable. Many illustrations with charts, graphs and fold-out sections. READ MORE
Price: $40.00
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The Locomotive Engine: Including A Description Of Its Structure, Rules For Estimating Its Capabilities, And Practical Observations On Its Construction And Management. ZERAH COLBURN.
The Locomotive Engine: Including A Description Of Its Structure, Rules For Estimating Its Capabilities, And Practical Observations On Its Construction And Management

Philadelphia: Henry Carey Baird, 1870. New Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original black cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine. A scarce and important work on Locomotive Engines. Internally the book is very clean and solid. The covers show some wear at the hinges but the book remains very strong. READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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American Compound Locomotives: A Practical Explanation Of The Construction, Operation And Care Of The Compound Locomotives In Use On American Railroads. FRED H. COLVIN.
American Compound Locomotives: A Practical Explanation Of The Construction, Operation And Care Of The Compound Locomotives In Use On American Railroads

New York: The Derry-Collard Company, 1903. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original tan cloth, lettered in red with some decoration in blue. Bevelled edges. Illustrate throughout with photographs and schematic drawings. 141pp. A solid copy of a scarce title. READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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Tables For The Computation Of Railway And Other Earthworks. C. L. CRANDALL.
Tables For The Computation Of Railway And Other Earthworks

New York: John Wiley and Sons, 1907. Fourth edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original brown cloth on boards lettered in gilt. A very clean, bright and solid copy. Just a tiny bit of wear to the foot of the spine, else fine. Contains pages of graphs and tables. READ MORE
Price: $25.00
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British Railways. ARTHUR ELTON.
British Railways

London: Collins, 1947. Second edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Slender 4to. Illustrated throughout. A lovely example of this charming volume. From the vast British In Pictures Series. Some minor wear to the spine of the jacket, else fine. READ MORE
Price: $10.00
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Labor And The Railroads. JAMES O. FAGON.
Labor And The Railroads

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1909. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Small 8vo, not rebound in 3/4 red morocco with marbled insets and and endpapers. Spine with six compartments, lettered and decorated in gilt. Some minor edge-wear, else fine. A clean, bright and solid copy now beautifully re-bound. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Road Of The Century. ALVIN F. HARLOW.
The Road Of The Century

New York: Creative Age Press, (1947). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Good. Original brown cloth on boards. Illustrated map endpapers. 447pp. Illustrated throughout. The jacket is price-clipped and missing a horizontal piece along the bottom edge of the front panel and spine. READ MORE
Price: $30.00
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The Story Of The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad 1827-1927. EDWARD HUNGERFORD.
The Story Of The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad 1827-1927

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Very Good. Two volumes complete. Original black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Illustrated map endpapers. The books are extemely clean, bright and pleasing. T.E.G. Profusely illustrated with maps, prints and photographs. The complete dust jackets have moderate overall wear, some minor chipping and some larger closed... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Investigation Of The Causes Of The Explosion Of The Locomotive Engine, "Richmond," Near Reading, PA., On The 2d Sept. 1844, Made At The Request Of Messrs. Norris, Brothers, Locomotive Engine Builders, Philadelphia. DION LARDNER.
Investigation Of The Causes Of The Explosion Of The Locomotive Engine, "Richmond," Near Reading, PA., On The 2d Sept. 1844, Made At The Request Of Messrs. Norris, Brothers, Locomotive Engine Builders, Philadelphia

Herald Book and Job Printing Office, 1844. First printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Original blue wrappers, lettered in black. An extremely clean, bright and solid example of this scarce and fragile booklet. A very detailed examination of this catastrophic event which killed four people. The last page contains a diagram of the disaster scene. READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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The Steam Engine Explained And Illustrated; With An Account Of Its Invention And Progressive Improvement, And Its Application To Navigation And Railways; Including Also A Memoir Of Watt. DIONYSIUS LARDNER.
The Steam Engine Explained And Illustrated; With An Account Of Its Invention And Progressive Improvement, And Its Application To Navigation And Railways; Including Also A Memoir Of Watt

London: Taylor And Walton, (1840). Seventh Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original black cloth decorated in blind on both boards and lettered and decorated in gilt on the spine. Some minor wear to the spine ends but considering the age, this volume is in remarkably fine fettle. Illustrated throughout with dozens of wood-cut engravings, both full page and in-text. 535pp. READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Norris's Hand-Book For Locomotive Engineers And Machinists. The Proportions and Calculations For Constructing Locomotives, Manner of Setting Valves, Tables Of Squares, Cubes, Areas etc. SEPTIMUS NORRIS.
Norris's Hand-Book For Locomotive Engineers And Machinists. The Proportions and Calculations For Constructing Locomotives, Manner of Setting Valves, Tables Of Squares, Cubes, Areas etc.

Philadelphia: Henry Carey Baird & Co. 1889. Hardcover. Fine. Original dark green cloth lettered on the front panel with a gilt locomotive and lettered in gilt on the spine. Illustrated throughout with dozens of in-text examples. Pages and pages of tables. An extremely clean, bright and pleasing copy. No notations or foxing - a tight and solid copy. READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Simplified Curve And Switch Work. W. F. RENCH.
Simplified Curve And Switch Work

Chicago: Railway Educational Press, (1916). First edition. Hardcover. Good. Original blue cloth on boards, lettered in gilt on the front board and the spine. The title page has a crease running the length of the page and one illustration, on page 128, has been excised. Other than those two facts this book remains very nice. READ MORE
Price: $25.00
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The Steam Boiler; Its Care And Management. With Instructions For Increasing the Efficiency And Economy And Insuring The Durability And Longevity Of All Classes Of Steam Boilers, Stationary, Locomotive, Marine, And Portable. With Hints, Suggestions And Advice. STEPHEN ROPER.
The Steam Boiler; Its Care And Management. With Instructions For Increasing the Efficiency And Economy And Insuring The Durability And Longevity Of All Classes Of Steam Boilers, Stationary, Locomotive, Marine, And Portable. With Hints, Suggestions And Advice

Philadelphia: Edward Meeks, 1886. Third edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Small 8vo with full black leather wrap around cover, with lettering in gilt on the spine. A.E.G. Illustrated throughout. Certainly designed to look like a religious book and to extend the imagery of the other "Catechism" volume. A very clean, bright and solid copy. READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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Ruler Of The Reading: The Life Of Franklin B. Gowen, 1836-1889. MARVIN W. SCHLEGEL.
Ruler Of The Reading: The Life Of Franklin B. Gowen, 1836-1889

Harrisburg: Archives Publishing Company of Pennsylvania, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Illustrated map endpapers. A very clean, bright and solid copy in a complete dust jacket that has some minor edge-wear to the top of the spine. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Pennsylvania Railroad: It's Origin, Construction, Condition, And Connections. WILLIAM B. SIPES.
The Pennsylvania Railroad: It's Origin, Construction, Condition, And Connections

Philadelphia: The Passenger Department, 1875. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Quarto, 3/4 leather mauve cloth inset, lettered and decorated in gilt. All edges marbled as well as the endpapers. Profusely illustrated throughout. Some very minor rubbing to the edges but overall a very lovely copy indeed. READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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B & O In The Civil War. WM. PRESCOTT SMITH.
B & O In The Civil War

Denver: Sage Books, (1966). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Edited by William E. Bain. Original red cloth on boards lettered in gilt on the spine. A clean, bright and solid copy. The illustrated dust jacket is clipped but remains overall very nice indeed. Illustrated. READ MORE
Price: $25.00


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