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The Dawn of World Railways, 1800-1950. Railways of the World in Color series

By Nock, O. S

New York: Macmillan Company, 1972. 179 pages, numerous charming color plates by Clifford and Wendy Meadway, index; small 8vo, yellow boards. Fine in a very good+ dust jacket. Hard Cover. Fi ne/Ver y Good. Illus. by Meadway, Clifford and Wendy.

$10.00

Locomotive Engineers of the GWR

By Griffiths, Denis

London: Guild Publishing, 1988. 183 pages, numerous b/w illustrations, appendix, references, index, illustrated endpapers; 8vo, black boards. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980. Hard Cover. Fi ne/Ver y Good.

$35.00

The Country Railway
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The Country Railway

By Thomas, David St. John

London: David & Charles, 1989. 160 pages, map, numerous b/w illustrations, bibliography and acknowledgments, appendix: The Abermule Disaster, index; 8vo, orange boards. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Sixth Printing. Hard Cover. Fi ne/Ver y Good.

$24.00

Narrow Gauge Steam Out of Portmadoc: Twenty-Five Years of the Festiniog Railway

By Gurley, Norman F

Cornwall: Bradford Barton, 1980. 96 pages, map, introduction, followed by captioned b/w photos; square 8vo, black boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Hard Cover. Fi ne/Fine.

$24.00

The Train Now Departing: Personal Memories of the Last Days of Steam

By Peters, Ivo, photos by

London: Guild Publishing, 1988. Based on the BBC TV series. 168 pages, numerous photos, some in color, map; 4to, geen boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Hard Cover. Fi ne/Fine.

$24.00

Indiana Railroad: The Magic Interurban

By Bradley, George K

Chiacago: Central Electri Railfans' Association, 2001. 224 pages, numerous b/w illustrations, appendices, bibliography, decorated endpapers; 4to, orange textured boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Fi ne/Fine.

$58.00

Burlington West: A Colonization History of the Burlington Railroad

By Overton, Richard C

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1941. (xxix) 583 pages, tables, maps, graphs, b/w illustrations, bibliography, imdex, map endpapers; 8vo, red cloth. Very good, cover spine faded; contents near fine; no dust jacket. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980 . Railway Edition. Hard Cover. Ver y Good.

$55.00

Burlington Route: A History of the Burlington Lines

By Overton, Richard C

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1965. (xxviii) 623 pages (XL index), maps charts, b/w plates, chronology, chapter bibliography notes; 8vo, black cloth. Spine titled railroad edition, erratum slip laid in with complimentary card bookmark. Very good+, contents fine; no dust jacket. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Ver y Good.

$58.00