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History of Bridge Engineering

by Tyrrell, Henry Grattan

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Published
1911
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: The Author, 1911. Presentation Copy, inscribed at title page -"Given to you by the son of the author ( see page 4)" and with the name stamp of Henry G.K. Tyrrell at title page. Very Good, rebound in later green cloth boards, paper label at spine, front hinge cracked and holding nicely, rear hinge just starting. Profusely illustrated with… Read more
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Hayne's New Guide and Motorists' Complete Road Log of Yellowstone National Park

by Haynes, J. E.

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Published
1927
Condition
Fine
Edition
Thirty-eighth Edition
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$100.00

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Saint Paul, MN: J. E. Haynes, Publisher, 1927. Fine, with Fine fold-out map at rear, and uncommon thus. Prior owner name and address front paste down, with the names and cities of "the good Scouts with whom I saw Yellowstone" written verso rear end page. Revised Edition Approved by The National Park Service. . Thirty-eighth Edition . Flexible Leather. Fine/No… Read more
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Motocycles Comiot: Offset Lithograph Poster

by Steinlen, Theophile - Alexandre

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Fine
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First Thus
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New York: Dover Publications, Inc. No date, circa 1982. Fine, as issued, 20"w x 27"h, offset lithograph poster of Steinlen's classic Art Nouveau "Motocycles Comiot", 1899. Well suited for framing, on heavy paper, will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. . First Thus. Poster. Fine. 20"w x 27"h.
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Kinsey Photographer: The Locomotive Portraits: Promotional Poster

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Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1984. SCARCE publisher's promotional poster, distributed in limited numbers at the ABA trade show in 1984. Near Fine, faint creases, 17 3/4"w x 24"h. Featuring a black and white portrait of a locomotive done by Darius Kinsey in 1926. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. . First Printing.… Read more
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Cadillac: Promotional Poster

by Salmieri ( Stepehen )

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$125.00

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New York: Rizzoli, 1985. SCARCE. Publisher's promotional poster, 20"w x 30" h, featuring a vintage Cadu=illac on a sun-drenched street lined by palm trees. Distributed in limited numbers at the ABA trade show in 1985. Near Fine, faint creases at corners. Well suited for framing. Will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube.. First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 20"… Read more
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Chicago: Automobile Blue Books, Inc., 1924. With the Maxfield Parrish - illustrated map holder attached, lacking the folding Index Map meant to be placed inside map holder. Contains detailed directions for over 550 routes, covering the listed Midwestern states with additional routes to Washington, D.C. and New York City. Very Good, lettering front cover faded yet legible, light soiling to… Read more
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All Aboard With E. M. Frimbo: Word's Greatest Railroad Buff

by Rogers E. M. Whitaker; Anthony Hiss

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670112944
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New York: Grossman Publishers/Viking, 1974. Presentation and Association Copy, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR Rogers E. M. Whitaker, aka "E.M.Frimbo" at front end page - "To Portia, in memory of our travels on the Trans-Siberian. With love, Rogers E.M. Whitaker". Portia Curles Whitaker was the wife of Francis Whitaker, Rogers' brother and himself a world-renowned blacksmith. With 20 page typed… Read more
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The "Perfec" Stereograph : "Work Trains in the Great Culebra Cut, hauling dirt to the dumping grounds, Panama Canal" No. 11526

by Stereoview) H. C. White & Co.

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Published
1907
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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North Bennington, VT: H. C. White & Co., 1907. No. 11526. Text in gilt, card is Fine. . First Edition. Stereo Card. Fine. 3 1/2" x 7".
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The "Perfec" Stereograph:"The Pilot Train which ran ahead of President Roosevelt's Special,- in the Royal Gorge, Col." No. 9942

by Stereoview) H. C. White & Co.

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Published
1905
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Bennington, VT: H. C. White & Co. , 1905. Uncommon 9000 series H.C. White & Co stereocard combining all the elements of the opening of the West- a train, rugged terrain, and President Teddy Roosevelt. Near Fine, small indents bottom margin. The views which White produced are considered to be the highest quality of any ever made, far better than… Read more
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The Great Railroad Loop, Georgetown, Col. No. 950

by Stereoview) Metropolitan Series

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Very Good
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No Place: Metropolitan Series Uncommon Metropolitan Series stereocard, reportedly published by Sears, Roebuck & Co. No Place, No Date, circa 1900-1910. Dramatic scene of railroad train crossing gorge on high bridge. . Stereo Card. Very Good. 3 1/2" x 7".
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The Village at the End of the Road; A Chapter in Early Indiana Railroad History

by Daniels, Wylie J.

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Published
1938
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Indianapolis, Indiana: Indiana Historical Society, 1938. Near Fine, faint crease rear wrapper. . First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Souvenir of Wacker Drive Chicago

by Mid-Continent Construction Co.

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: Mid-Continent Construction Co., 1926. RARE. Souvenir celebrating the completion of the construction of Wacker Drive, started 1924, completed 1926. Very Good, wrappers separating at spine 3" top and bottom, chips at corners of front wrappers. 16 pp. with several black and white photographs. . First Edition. Magazine. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more
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(Ephemera) Guest Notebook, The Union House, Boyertown, PA. 1897

by John S. Dunkel, Prop.

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Published
1897
Condition
Very Good
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Boyertown, PA: John S. Dunkel, Prop., 1897. RARE 1897 boarding house guest notebook, front cover reads "THE UNION HOUSE, JOHN S. DUNKEL, Prop. Best Accomodations for TRANSIENT CUSTOM, BATH ROOM and all other Modern Conveniences, House Heated Throughout by Steam. BOYERTOWN, PA." . Rear cover with 1897 calendat, contents are approx. 36 pp.white ruled paper with no writing. Unique bit… Read more
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New York: Central Trust Company, 1906. This certificate in the amount of 5 shares, registered to "Dr. Copper and Co." on 10th of April, 1906. . Measures 7 1/4" x 11 1/2 " with blue, black, and red ink, vignettes of train in station and a fireman tending the fire, no. B8976, verso indicates a transfer on April 10,… Read more
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Stock Certificate for 10 Shares in the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway Company

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Published
1890
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Very Good Plus
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New York: Central Trust Company, 1890. Registered 30 October, 1890. Measures 7 1/4" x 11 1/2 " with orange, black, and red ink, vignettes of train in station and a fireman tending the fire, no. A3857, originally registered to a Dutch bank, verso indicates a transfer on May 10, 1898 to "Messrs. Probst, Wetzlar & Co.". Very Good Plus,… Read more
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Congressional Grants of Land in Aid of Railways ( Bulletin of the University of Wisconsin No. 30 )

by Sanborn, John Bell

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 1899. SCARCE. Very Good Plus, small chips, light soiling, prior owner name in ink front cover, pages of text are uncut and clean. PHD Thesis. 130 pp. . First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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S.S. "Friedrich Der Grosse" Passenger List and Schedule , Saturday, June 20th, 1908

by North German Lloyd Steamship Company

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Published
1908
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Bremen, Germany and New York : Norddeutscher Lloyd Steamship Company, 1908. RARE Passenger list and cruise schedule for the S.S. "Friedrich Der Grosse" sailing from New York for Bremen via Cherbourg, Sat., Jun. 20th, 1908, H Bleeker, Commander. The Friedrich Der Grosse was the first steamer of the "Barbarossa" class, launched on August 1, 1896. 20 pp. in… Read more
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Georgia : Central of Georgia Railway Company, 1924. SCARCE. Near Fine, wrappers slight toning. 36 pp., Agreement, Rules Effective July 1st, 1921, pp. 3-15, Wages Effective Sept. 1st, 1924, Wage Scale pp. 15-36. . Eighth Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Rocket Science Series, Unit 1; Propulsion

by The School of Aerospace Engineering, University of Oklahoma

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Published
1963
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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Edinburg, Indiana: Amateur Rocket Assoc. , 1963. SCARCE. First Printing. Very Good Plus, 1/2" tear top edge front wrapper, wrappers lightly soiled, small stain bottom edge of page block. The first unit in a five part joint venture between NASA and the Amateur Rocket Association. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over… Read more
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Suggestions with Reference to the Operation and Maintenance of the Lexington Series 6.0.17 and 6.00.17

by The Lexington - Howard Co.

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Published
1917
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Connersville, Indiana: The Lexington - Howard Co., 1917. RARE. 52 pp. with Application for Standard Warranty unused at front, fold-out Wiring Diagram at rear, and 2 pp. fold-out Lexington Model 6.0.17 Oiling Diagram at middle of book. Very Good, wrappers lightly soiled, small hole to rear wrapper, Includes numerous black and white photos and diagrams. The Lexington was manufactured… Read more
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