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The Trans-Siberian Express.

By V. Kuranov.

New York, NY Sphix Press, 1980. Hardcover First Edition USA (1980); unstated (probably a later printing). The original Russian edition was published in 1979. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of shelving wear to the lower extremities; sparse, faint foxing to the top and fore-edges; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. The DJ shows wear to the extremities, with some loss to a chip at the heel of the backstrip and rubbing to the corner tips; the price has not been clipped; mylar-protected. Remains attractive with some minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.75 x 1.5 incches). xi, 376 pages. Translated by Anatol Kagan. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 6.8 ounces. First Edition USA (1980); unstated. The original Russian edition was published in 1979. Hardback with DJ.

$7.06

Boomer: Railroad Memoirs.
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Boomer: Railroad Memoirs.

By Linda Niemann.

Berkeley, CA University of California Press, 1990. Hardcover First Ed; First Printing indicated. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Ed; First Printing indicated. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. Book shows the slightest lean, but remains perfectly secure; else just a hint of shelf wear; text clean. DJ shows only mild rubbing; else flawless; mylar-protected. Overall, very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 252pp. Hardback with DJ INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR.

$28.22

The Last Whistle [Ocean Shore Railroad].

By Jack R. Wagner.

Berkeley, CA Howell-North Books, 1974. Hardcover First Ed, unstated. SIGNED AND DATED, SEPTEMBER 9, 1974 BY THE AUTHOR. First Ed, unstated. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. Book shows only barely discernible wear to its extremities; binding shows slight lean, but remains perfectly secure; text clean. DJ shows a bit of faint sunning at the back strip, but the titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible; else only minimal wear to the extremies; mylar-protected. Overall, very close to 'As New'. Overall, remains clean, sturdy and quite presentable in a like DJ. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Folio. 135pp. blue-grey cloth over boards with charcoal grey titles; Decorated Endpapers, with two-page poster promoting Granada on both endpapers. Full-page route map opposite title page. Profusely illustrated in Black & White. Hardback with DJ. A grandiose dream whose remnants can still be viewed by those willing to spend a few minutes off Highway 1 between San Francisco and Santa Cruz. One stop was the town of Granada, a product of the Shore Line Investment Company, who brought in Daniel H. Burnham (Plan of Chicago) to do the town plan. SIGNED BY AUTHOR.

$215.60

The D&RGW -- 50's & 60's [Top Frog Series, Volume 6]  1995 Rio Grande Freight Train
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The D&RGW -- 50's & 60's [Top Frog Series, Volume 6] 1995 Rio Grande Freight Train

By Emery Gulash [Camera].

Marietta, GA Green Frog Productions. Video: VHS. One VHS Videotape in New condition, housed in a colorful Cardstock Slip Case, also in Fine condition. Still in Shrinkwrap. Overall, "As New". 30 Minutes. Video: VHS. Audio Mastered with Digital Stereo Hi-Fi. From the camera of Emery Gulash, this tape covers D&RGW action in the 1950s and 1960s on the now abandoned line between Chama and Durango. Single and Double headed freights and passenger trains are featured. Tape #53155.

$24.50

1995 Rio Grande Freight Train.
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1995 Rio Grande Freight Train.

Marietta, GA Green Frog Productions. Video: VHS. One VHS Videotape in Like New condition, housed in a colorful Cardstock Slip Case, also in Fine condition. Overall, virtually "As New". 60 Minutes. Cover Photographs by Jim Trowbridge. Video: VHS. Audio Mastered with Digital Stereo Hi-Fi. Rio Grande's narrow gauge number 463, a class K-27, shows her stuff. The class K-27 locomotive, a 2-8-2 Mikado is one of the only two Mikes in her class remaining in the operation today. This locomotive is one of fifteen built in 1903 by Baldwin, and delivered to the D&RGW. Follow Rio Grande K-27 through the mountains and prairies of the Rockies. The lines traverse the territory from Chama, New Mexico to Antonito and return. If you want to see how it really was back in the 30's and 40's, then this freight extra is a must see. Professionally taped by noted video photographer Leon Oakley.

$24.50

Denver & Rio Grande Western and the Bumblebee - No. 268.
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Denver & Rio Grande Western and the Bumblebee - No. 268.

Marietta, GA Green Frog Productions, 1997. Video: VHS One VHS Videotape in Like New condition, housed in a colorful Cardstock Slip Case, in Near Fine conditon., showing only a little mild rubbing and just a hint of wear at the corner tips. Overall, very close to "As New". 45 Minutes. Video: VHS. Stereo Hi-Fi. This video was shot in the the early 1950s, when the D&RGW still had a working narrow gauge railroad. Most of this video was shot around Gunnison, Alamosa, the Farmington Branch, the Monarch Branch and between Durango and Chama. Shot in high quality 16mm color film. Most of the scenes are so sharp and clear, you would think they were shot recently with the latest video equipment.

$24.50

Winter Rails Over Donner: Night of the Flanger.
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Winter Rails Over Donner: Night of the Flanger.

By Donner Rails.

Donner Rails Videos, 2002. Video: VHS. One VHS Video Tape in Fine Condition, housed in a Colorful Plastic Slipcase, also Like New. 60 minutes. Documents the History of Snow Service Operations over Donner Pass. Night of the Flanger tells of nature's bitter legacy of snow on the mountain each winter season and the railroad's annual effort to keep a green light burning on the mainline. Witness White-out conditions through the diesel cab's rotating windows, forcing our flanger crew to pause their night operations to dig out switches in the light of their diesel ditch lights. Hear the engineer and conductor explain details of the flanger operation. Experience what it's really like to ride inside the flanger "box". Video: VHS.

$24.50

The Chama Turn [From the Camera of Emery Gulash].
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The Chama Turn [From the Camera of Emery Gulash].

Marietta, GA Green Frog Productions, 1986. Video: VHS. One VHS Videotape in Like New condition, housed in a colorful plastic case, also in Like New conditon. Overall, virtually "As New". 60 Minutes. Video: VHS.

$24.50

Winter on the Moffat Route.
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Winter on the Moffat Route.

Tucson, AZ Highball Productions, 2001. Video: VHS. One VHS Videotape in Like New condition, housed in a colorful Hard white-Plastic case, also in Like New conditon. Overall, virtually "As New". 120 minutes. Video: VHS.

$24.50

Cincinnati: City of Seven Hills.

By John White.

Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati Railroad Club Inc., 2001. Hardcover Presumed First Ed, but unstated. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: Book's binding shows spine lean, as is often the case in books of this shape, but binding remains perfectly secure; text clean. Book appears to have been doctored at the rear pastedown and rear free endpaper, which have slits to house an extra plate [plate 8, but there is a plate 8 in text [?]]. DJ shows mild rubbing; unclipped. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder. NOT Book-Club. NOT Ex-Library. Oblong 8vo. 128pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, drawings, and diagrams in black & white. Presumed First Ed, but unstated. Hardback with DJ.

$16.27