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Motorcycling Through History During The Golden Age of Postcards
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Motorcycling Through History During The Golden Age of Postcards

By HOOKER, Jerry S.

Walled Lake, MI: Motorcycle Memories, 2004. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 252 p. 29 cm. Numerous b&w and colour illustrations. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper along with Walled Lake ink stamp. Pictorial hardback in mylar-covered matching dustjacket.

$35.00

The Behring Collection: A Representative Selection
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The Behring Collection: A Representative Selection

By HAESELER, Rob

Blackhawk, California: Behring Educational Institute Press, 1988. Hardcover. Very good. Deluxe edition. No. 674 of 3,000 copies. xxx, 342 p. 29 x 44 cm. Hundreds of colour illustrations and a few b&w. Black leather with gold impressing. Some scratches and scuffs to covers. Inside fine. Ken Behring is an American real estate developer, philanthropist, and former owner of the Seattle Seahawks. He was involved in founding the Blackhawk Museum in 1988, in part to house his personal collection of vintage cars.

$125.00

Catalogue of Canadian Railway Cancellations and Related Transportation Postmarks
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Catalogue of Canadian Railway Cancellations and Related Transportation Postmarks

By LUDLOW, Lewis M.

Tokyo, Japan, 1982. Softcover. Good +. 272 p. 23 x 28 cm. Numerous b&w images. Spiral bound card covers. Some fadingto covers. Labels and ink stamps inside covers. Endpapers darkened. Some pencil marks and notations.

$35.00

Hot Rods By Ed "Big Daddy" Roth
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Hot Rods By Ed "Big Daddy" Roth

By ROTH, Ed "Big Daddy" & THACKER, Tony

Osceloa, WI: Motorbooks International, 1995. Softcover. Near fine. 128 p. 27 cm. B&w and colour illustrations. Softcover.

$45.00

Rail America Vol. I: Diesel Paint Schemes, Photos & Rosters for CN North America
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Rail America Vol. I: Diesel Paint Schemes, Photos & Rosters for CN North America

By LEWIS, Donald C.; DORIN, Patrick C.

Winfield, BC: LPD Publishing, 1994. Hardcover. As new. 160 p. 19 cm. B&w and colour illustrations. Hardcover.

$35.00

Handbook of Steel Car Repairs
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Handbook of Steel Car Repairs

By HARTOUGH, E. W.

New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing, 1925. Hardcover. Near fine. Railwaymen's Handbook Series. Various paginations. 20 cm. B&w illustrations, many of which fold out. Burgundy cloth. A few spots to exterior, especially on hinges. Structural features and methods of repair for steel-frame flat cars, steel gondola and hopper cars, as well as steel house and tank cars.

$35.00

The Car Inspector's Handbook
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The Car Inspector's Handbook

By HARTOUGH, E. W.

New York: Simmons-Boardman, 1924. Hardcover. Very good +. Railwaymen's Handbook Series. 284, 1 p. 19 cm. 69 b&w figures. Burgundy cloth with gold print. Some faint foxing. "For everyone in the car department who desires greater knowledge of freight car inspection in detail." Topics: the inspector; inspection requirements and tools; inspection of draft gears, body bolsters and the underframe, car wheels, superstructure, car doors, refrigerator and heater cars, flat, gondola and hopper cars, tank cars, cars to be destroyed, etc.

$35.00

Report of the Public Roads and Highways Commission of Ontario 1914
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Report of the Public Roads and Highways Commission of Ontario 1914

Toronto: L. K. Cameron, 1914. Hardcover. Good. 277 p. 25 cm. 10 b&w illustrations, numerous charts, 5 fold-out maps and plans in rear pocket, 4 in colour. Blue cloth. Bumped corners, a little softening of spine ends. Foxing. Chip in margin of p. 59 and tear in margin of p. 61. Discussion of county or market roads, township roads, future development, toll roads, bridges, cities and suburban roads, taxation of motor vehicles, etc. Majority of report is Appendices on such topics as postal routes, road development in Ontario, road improvement and land values, toll roads, township road expenditures 1905-1910, etc. Rear maps are: Distribution of population 1911, Distribution of Agricultural Production 1911, Increases and decreases n agricultural production 1901-1911, supporting areas of cities, map of Upper Canada in 1821.

$100.00

Records of the National General Ticket Agents' Association. From March, 1855, to March, 1878, Inclusive
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Records of the National General Ticket Agents' Association. From March, 1855, to March, 1878, Inclusive

Chicago: The J. M. W. Jones Stationery and Printing Company, 1878. Hardcover. Good +. 508 p. 20 cm. Brown cloth hardcover. Stains or discolouration to cloth, some small dents in edges, white mark on lower spine. Ink notation on title page and tear at top.

$75.00

The Modern Gas Tractor Its Construction, Utility, Operation and Repair
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The Modern Gas Tractor Its Construction, Utility, Operation and Repair

By PAGE, Victor W.

New York: The Norman W. Henley Publishing Company, 1919. Second Edition, revised and enlarged.. Hardcover. Good. 504 p. + ads. 19 cm dark orange cloth hardcover cloth binding with gold impressing on spine, black and white impressed lettering and design on front board. Includes a folding plate + 228 b&w illustrations. Bump at top of front board. Pictorial cover rubbed, edges worn, and marks from removed spine label. Markings on end papers for the Sudbury Department of Agriculture, the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and the Ontario Agricultural Museum. From the title page: "A Practical Treatise Covering Every Branch of Up-to-date Gas Tractor Engineering, Driving and Maintenance in a Non-Technical Manner. Considers Fully all Types of Power Plants and Their Components, Methods of Drive and Speed Changing Mechanisms. Describes Design and Construction of all Parts, Their Installation and Adjustment, as well as Practical Application of Tractors in the Field." Victor W. Page was one of the first authors to make a living as a technical communicator. His 33 automotive and aviation books were very popular with both the public and critics.

$75.00

The Skyline Limited: The Kaslo and Slocan Railway. Narrow Gauge Railroading and Sternwheelers in the Kootenays
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The Skyline Limited: The Kaslo and Slocan Railway. Narrow Gauge Railroading and Sternwheelers in the Kootenays

By TURNER, Robert D. & WILKIE, David S.

Victoria: Sono Nis Press, 1995. Second printing, July 1995. Hardcover. Near fine/Good. 296 p. 29 cm. Numerous b&w illustrations with a few colour. Burgundy cloth in pictorial dustjacket. Tear in bottom front of jacket, rubbing to rear panel, a little wear to extremities. Topics: railroads to the Slocan; building the narrow gauge; the K&S; Sandon, B.C.; Kootenay Lake Sternwheeler Services; CPR expansion in the Slocan; the Skyline Limited; Kootenay Railway & Navigation Company; disasters; etc.

$65.00

The London and Port Stanley Railway Annual Reports for years ending June 30th 1916-1917-1918-1919
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The London and Port Stanley Railway Annual Reports for years ending June 30th 1916-1917-1918-1919

London, Ontario: L.&P.S., 1919. Near fine. 54 p. 30 cm. B&w photos, incl. fold-out with views of the park and harbour at Port Stanley, and map on last page. Staplebound paper covers. Light wear.

$50.00

Narrow Gauge Through the Bush: Ontario's Toronto Grey & Bruce and Toronto & Nipissing Railways
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Narrow Gauge Through the Bush: Ontario's Toronto Grey & Bruce and Toronto & Nipissing Railways

By CLARKE, Rod

[Paris, ON]: R. Clarke and R. Beaumont, 2007. Hardcover. As new. 392 p. 29 x 31 cm. Numerous illustrations, some in colour. New - still wrapped in cellophane.

$150.00

Memoir of the Life of Sir Marc Isambard Brunel
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Memoir of the Life of Sir Marc Isambard Brunel

By BEAMISH, Richard

London: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts,, 1862. First Edition. Hardcover. Good+. xvi, [2], 359 p. 23 cm. 17 b&w illustrations. Green cloth. Upper spine repaired, corners bumped. Bookplate for Graham Noble on front pastedown and tiny binder's label on rear. Owner's label on a front endpaper. Ink signature and stamp on half title. Front tissue guard darkened. Occasional thumbing. A few pages roughened when cut. A biography of Marc Isambard Brunel (1769 - 1849), French-born engineer who settled in England, and father of the more famous Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Brunel Sr.'s most famous achievement was the construction of the Thames Tunnel, described here in Chapter XIV.

$60.00

Wij Vliegen om de Wereld: Groote Vliegtochten over Werelddeelen, Bergen en Zeeen
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Wij Vliegen om de Wereld: Groote Vliegtochten over Werelddeelen, Bergen en Zeeen

By GEERKE, H. P.

Amsterdam: J. M. Meulenhoff, [1934]. Softcover. Fair. 267 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations. Paperback. Covers chipped and torn with loss of text at lower front. Foxing. Ink signature on title page. Dutch text.

$40.00

The Book of the Sailboat: How to Rig, Sail and Handle Small Boats
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The Book of the Sailboat: How to Rig, Sail and Handle Small Boats

By VERRILL, A. Hyatt

New York: D. Appleton, 1916. Hardcover. Very good +. [4], 192 p. 20 cm. 27 b&w illustrations. Green cloth hardcover. Spine faded, some wrinkling to cloth, a few spots and some discolouration. Interior is neat and clean. Topics: a short history of boats; what boat to use; parts of boats; various rigs; how to sail a small boat; the care of boats; marlinspike seamanship; simple navigation; building small boats; what not to do. Nautical glossary at rear.

$60.00

Rondeau Yacht Club (The First 75 Years) 1932 to 2007
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Rondeau Yacht Club (The First 75 Years) 1932 to 2007

By CIUPA, Bob & Martha (Crow)

All Things Natural, 2007. Hardcover. Near fine. 164 p. 22 cm. Colour and b&w photos. Blue cloth hardcover with pasted-on illustration. Former owner's label on front pastedown. Else fine.

$45.00

'Jeep' Industrial Engine Manual and Parts List, 4 & 6 Cylinder Industrial Engines
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'Jeep' Industrial Engine Manual and Parts List, 4 & 6 Cylinder Industrial Engines

Toledo, Ohio: Industrial Engine Division, Kaiser Jeep Corporation, 1965. Softcover. Fine. Form: IS-1007-R3. 218 p. 28 cm. 227 b&w figures. Black taped spine and green card covers. Clean and bright. Discusses preventive maintenance, fuel systems, electrical systems, specifications. Parts lists at rear.

$35.00

Modern Railroad Structures
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Modern Railroad Structures

By DISNEY, Charles P.; LEGGET, Robert F.

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1949. First Edition. Cloth. Very good +/Fair. viii, 213 p. 26 cm. Numerous b&w illustrations. Navy cloth hardcover in brown dustjacket. Jacket has darkened spine, tears and chips to edges, price-clipped front flap. First pages a little wrinkled. Ink inscription on front pastedown. Topics include soil mechanics, bridge piers and abutments, turntable design, etc. Index.

$50.00

Triumph Herald and Vitesse: Herald, 1200, 12/50, 13/60; Vitesse, 2 litre
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Triumph Herald and Vitesse: Herald, 1200, 12/50, 13/60; Vitesse, 2 litre

By ROBSON, Graham

London: Osprey, 1985. Cloth. Very good/Very good. 192 p. 26 cm. B&w illustrations. Blue cloth hardcover in pictorial dustjacket. Jacket has a few small tears to edges, price-clipped front flap. Some thumbing to first and last pages and text block edge.

$35.00

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