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Famous Railroad Stations of the world

by Adele Gutman Nathan; W. C. Baker; Illustrations by Graham Bernbach

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1953
Condition
Very good
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$16.50

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New York, New York: Random House, 1953. Decorative Cloth. Very good/Good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, 100 pages with intertextual illustration, illustrated endpapers, decorated green cloth. A very good, clean sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the spine end edges and fore-corner tips; hinges sturdy, binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. In a good moderately worn… Read more
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Detroit, Michigan: Ford Motor Company, 1935. First Edition. Brochure-saddle-stitched. Good +. An orginal periodical issued by the company for publicity and public relations. Articles are singl page and heavily illustrated,Quarto, 11 1/2"tall, pages 163 to 178 with intertextual issutration, stiff illustrated wraps. A good plus copy over all, with moderate exterior soiling (primarily foxing) and pencil annotations to… Read more
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Washington D.C: Association of American Railroads, 1945. mixed. Very good/Good. A complete 2 volume 'teachers instruction kit with manual and illustration text to set of 57 black and white 8 1/2 x 11 picture plates in the original envelope. Envelope is significantly worn and chipped with moderate soiling, manuals are clean and neat and lightly yellowed, pictures are… Read more
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$25.00
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New York, New York: Chilton Automotive Books / W. G. Nichols, 1996. First Edition. Pictorial Hard Cover. Very good/Without dust jacket. Quarto, 11 1/8" tall, over 1000 pages (unpaginated), illustrated boards. A very good hard cover over all with minor shelf wear; light exterior shelf wear, binding solid, cheap paper lightly yellowed with minor soiling to the fore-edges.… Read more
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$35.00
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The Iron Horse: how railroads changed America

by Richard Wormser

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1998
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780802782212
Item Price
$7.75

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New York, New York: Walker & Company, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near fine/near fine. Quarto, 9 1/2" tall, 216 pages. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, slight fading to the cover margins; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine lightly worn dust jacket with the original price… Read more
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A Guide to American Airplanes

by John B. Walker

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1940
Condition
Very good -
Edition
First Edition
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$12.50

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Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing, 1940. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good -. Oblong 24mo, 3 3/4" tall x 6," 64 pages, color pictorial stiff wraps. A very good minus, soft cover with moderste shelf wear, minor edge scuffing, light exterior soiling, spine canted; binding solid, paper clean but yellowed.
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STEAMBOATERS: From the Early Side-Wheelers to the Big Packets

by Harry Sinclair Drago

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1967
Condition
Very good
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$7.50

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New York, New York: Bramhall House, 1967. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/very good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, viii + 269 pages, green cloth. A very good, clean, hardcover with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid but front hinge cracked. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket.
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Eagle: The Story of American Airlines

by Robert J. Serling

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1985
Condition
Fine/Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312224530
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$16.50

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New York, New York: St. Martin's Press, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth, paper over boards. Fine/Very Good. Includes signed form letter 'Dear Fellow Employee' from R. L. Crandall, then Chairman and President. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, ix + 482 pages, red quarter-cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear and very slight… Read more
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The Blimp Book (Baron Wolman and Michael Wittman present)

by George Larson; George Hall (photography); Neil Shakery (design)

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1977
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780916290054
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$21.95

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Mill Valley, Ca: Squarebooks, 1977. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Oblong octavo, 7 1/2" tall x 8 1/2 wide, 96 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the edges; binding tight, paper white.
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Trouble Shooting: motor car troubles--their causes and cures

by Socony-Vacuum

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1934
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$19.00

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New York, New York: Socony-Vacuum/Standard Oil Company of New York, 1934. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. An original service pamphlet issued by Socony-Vacuum. Octavo, 9" tall, 40 pages, black and white illustrated throughout, wire saddle stitch, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover pamphlet with light shelf wear and soiling, binding solid, paper lightly… Read more
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BUICK CHASSIS SERVICE MANUAL 1958 : Authorized Buick Service

by Service Department, Buick Motor Division

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1958
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$45.00

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Flint, Michigan: Buick Motor Division, 1958. First Edition. Pictorial Stiff Wraps. Good. Quarto, 11" tall, 450+ pages, stiff wraps. A good-copy over all, covers and lightly soiled but significantly worn overall edges, chipping and wear at the spine edges and a 2" x 1/2" piece missing at fore-edge of front cover, internal binding solid; interior pages generally clean,… Read more
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Railroading from the Rear End

by S. Kip Farrington jr

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$7.50

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New York, New York: Coward-McCann, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Sold as a good reading copy only Octavo, 8 1/2 " tall, 430 pages plus black and white photo illustration, illustrated endpapers, blue cloth. A good hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear, cover cloth faded at the margins, some fraying at the top and bottom… Read more
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Trains Rolling : stories on railroads at home and abroad

by H. A. McBride

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$6.50

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New York, New York: Macmillan, 1953. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good/Without Dustjacket. Sold as reading copy only. Octavo, 9 1/4 " tall, 269 pages with intertextual black and white photo illustration, dark blue cloth. A good hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear, back strip cloth faded and top and bottom fore-edges; hinges and binding solid, BUT… Read more
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Winning Hearts . . . Winning Wings: The Story of the First Nonstop Transpacific Flight [signed]

by Gloria Piper-Roberson; Patrick Mullady, illustrator

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780971630505
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$16.50

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Wenatchee, Washington: Wenatches Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 2001. First Edition. Original Wraps. Fine. Signed on the title page, with a signed letter from the author laid in. Includes glossary, illustrations, photographs. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 64 pages, illustrated wraps. A fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white
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What About the Airship? The Challenge to the United States

by Commander C.E. Rosendahl

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1938
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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New York, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. An ex-library copy with marking to the spine, endpapers and title pages. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, x + 437 pages + photographic illustration, gilt tiles on blue cloth. This is an original reading copy only, well-worn, with cloth through at cover edges, moderately soiled, with the… Read more
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The Joy of Soaring: a training manual (a manual of instruction)

by Carle Conway ; Gill Parcell (illustrations)

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good / Good
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$7.50

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Los Angeles, California: Soaring Society of America, 1973. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good. Quarto, 11 1/4" tall, viii + 134 pages, black and white illustrations throughout; blue titles on white cloth. A very good, generally clean, sturdy hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, paper white but with some foxing to the fore-edges and… Read more
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Boston, Massachusetts: Railway & Locomotive Society, 1984. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Octavo, 9" tall, 168 pages with intertextual black and white illustrations, stiff illustrated wraps. In near fine, clean, neat condition over all, with light shelf wear, covers just slightly stained by foxing at the edges; internal condition is fine with binding tight, paper white.
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From the Captain to the Colonel: An Informal History of Eastern Airlines [signed]

by Robert J. Serling

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine / Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780803746107
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$9.50

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New York, New York: Dial Press, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Signed by the author on a bookplate affixed to the half title page. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 527 pages, b&w photographs. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with slight soiling to front cover; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white.… Read more
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1972 Camaro [Chevrolet] Sport Coupe / Rally Sport / SS/Z28 [sales brochure]

by General Motors--Chevrolet

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$12.50

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Detroit, Michigan: General Motors, 1971. First Edition. Brochure--saddle stitched. Very Good. Quarto 11" four color brochure, 12 pages, wire saddle stitched, in very good condition with minor edge wear. Sales illustrations of five models, with inside diagrams and specifications.
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Volvo 122S [1960?]: [sales brochure]

by Volvo

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1960 (circa)
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$16.50

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Wolfsburg, German: Volvo, 1960 (circa). First Edition. Brochure--saddle stitched. Near Fine. Given the prominint grill bar, our guess is that this is the 1960 model--BUT a similar appearance was given to models through 1964. Oblong quarto, 9" x 11" , four color brochure, 20 pages, wire saddle stitched, in near fine clean condition with minor wear.
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