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Luxury Trains From the Orient Express to the TGV

by Behrend, George

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Published
1982
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Fine
ISBN
9780865650169
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NY: Vendome / Viking, 1982. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket has small rubs at corners, otherwise fine.. 10x10", 232 pp, 223 illustrations. American edition, originally published in 1977 in Switzerland.
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Snowplow: Clearing Mountain Rails

by Best, Gerald M.

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780831070601
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$25.00

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Burbank: Howell-North Books, 1966. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Near fine in VG dust jacket (1" tear & crease, 1/2" tear, light edgewear). 8-1/2 x 11" book with red boards. Later printing, price on dust jacket flap of $19.95. 119 pages, index, numerous photos.
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Vanishing Varnish

by Le Pak, Gregory

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Published
1978
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$70.00

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Littleton, CO: Alpine, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Limited edition, numbered 693 of 2000 copies and signed by author in red ink. 256 pages. 400 photographs, station maps, 5 color photos. The Denver & Rio Grande railroad. Dust jacket has small rubs at front fold, else fine. Signed
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The Gold Dredging Boats Around Breckenridge, Colorado

by Ellis, Erl H.

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Published
1967
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Fine
Edition
Limited edition
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$175.00

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Boulder: Johnson, 1967. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Signed limited edition, #846. 173 pages, index, fold-out map, and endpaper aerial photos. Many b/w photos and two in color. Signed, limited.
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Souvenir Program for Colorado Rails 1982

by Colorado Rails convention committee

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Published
1982
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Fine
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Colorado: National Railway Historical Society, 1982. Paperback. Fine. 8-1/2 x 11" stapled program, 56 pages, maps, ads, etc. Colorado Rails '82: Annual Convention of the National Railway Historical Society.
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Coal, Cinders and Parlor Cars: A Century of Colorado Passenger Trains. Colorado Rail Annual No. 19

by Albi, Charles, R.C. Farewell, & Wm. C. Jones (editors)

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780918654199
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Golden: Colorado Railroad Museum, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. A journal of railroad history in the Rocky Mountain West. 238 pages, numerous photos. Colorado Midland by William Gale; Streetcars & Suburbs by Thomas Noel; A Silverton Trilogy; and Zimbabwe Steam Safari by Ronald Hill.
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The Colorado Road: History, Motive Power, & Equipment of the Colorado & Southern & Fort Worth & Denver Railways

by Wagner, F. Hol Jr.

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Published
1970
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited
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$155.00

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Denver: National Railway Historical Soc, 1970. Limited. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Collectors edition, number 676 of 1000, SIGNED by author on limitation page. Dust jacket is very slightly lightened at spine (hardly noticeable). In original SLIPCASE with light wear at bottom edge. 415 pages with numerous photos, diagrams & maps. Heavy book. Signed
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Basalt: Colorado Midland Town

by Danielson, Clarence L. & Ralph W. Danielson

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Boulder: Pruett, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by both authors and numbered 1499 out of limitation edition of 1500 copies. The Colorado town and the Colorado Midland railroad. 373 pages. Three maps in rear pocket. Hinge starting at last gathering of pages, but sturdy and tight. Dust jacket has small chip at corner,… Read more
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The Last of Steam

by Collias, Joe G.

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Published
1960
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Berkeley, CA: Howell-North, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 269 pages. Numerous black & white photos. Index. Dust jacket has minor edgewear. The waning years of steam railroading in the US.
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Railroad Maps the West

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Published
1980
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Very Good
ISBN
9780936206011
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Colorado: Springs MAC Publishing, 1980. Paperback. Very Good. Very good (light rubbing on edges of wraps). 8x10-1/2" paperback book of maps originally prepared for the U.S. Dept of Transportation. 219 pages.
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Mile-High Trolleys

by Jones, William C., Gene McKeever, F.Hol Wagner, Denton Forrest

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Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second edition
ISBN
9780871080769
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$18.00

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Denver: Pruett, 1975. Second edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket spine slightly faded, 1/4" tear. Originally published in 1965, this is the second edition, revised. Photos, drawings, tables.
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Operations Santa Fe: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway System

by Armitage, Merle

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Published
1984
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Fine
Edition
Reprint
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Hawthorne: Omni, 1984. Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Operation of Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway System. Edwin Corle, editor. First published in 1948. 263 pp, index, drawings. Illustrated by P. G. Napolitano.
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By Rail to the Ends of the Earth

by Westcott-Jones, Kenneth

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Published
1967
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Fine
Edition
First edition
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NY: Barnes, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket has rubs on back panel. Railway journeys: NY to Florida, 5 Canadian routes, Nile Delta to Uganda, the Andes to Caribbean, Mediterranian to Jerusalem, etc. 10.5" square. Index. Black & white photos.
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