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The Packet Question. Falmouth, or Southampton by Osler, Edward

London: Smith, Elder, and Co, 1844. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. Reprinted from the "Cornwall Royal Gazette," at the Desire of the Fallmouth Harbour Committee. Rebound library buckram, with orig. front wrapper bound in. 32pp. Illustrated with two folding …

From Minotavros Books


Crusader Bicycles advertising booklet. by Mead Cycle Company

Chicago: the Hollister Press for the Mead Cycle Company, [early 20th-century]. 12 page advertising booklet, stapled self-wraps. Colour and two-tone chromolithographs. 2 horizontal creases from folding, some spotting and dulling to the cover. Very good co…

From Alembic Rare Books


The Coachbuilder Atlas of Scale Drawings, Second Series : Popular Australian Vehicles

Sydney, NSW, Australia: The Dene Bindery, 1987. First published in 1902. Being reprints of drawings issued with "The Australasian Coachbuilder and Wheelwright. 100 drawings (many fold out) covering two and four wheeled vehicles from the Ambulanc…

From Terra Australis Books


Aerial Transport by Thomas, G. Holt

First edition. xviii+259 pp.+65 B&W illustrations and 4 folding maps in two colours h.t. 25,2x19,5 cm. Hodder and Stoughton Limited, London, 1920. --- Blindstamped cloth gilt (publishers bindint). Occasional foxing, light edgewear.…

From Pelargos Bookstore, MBS


ABC of the Motorcycle, Text and Illustration that Make the Mechanism and Operation of the Machine Clear to those Directly or Indirectly Interested. A book for the Use of People who want the “SHOW HOW” Features by W.J. Jackman

Chicago: Charles C. Thompson Co., 1912. Hardcover . Used - near fine. 12mo. 224 pp (+ 1 pg of ads, which is incorrectly numbered p. 223). The parts of a typical motorcycle of the time are described, and illustrated in black-and-white photos and etching…

From La Playa Books


Taintor's Route and City Guides

This is a scarce, antique copy of "Taintor's Route and City Guides" - this particular guide is for the "Pennsylvania Coal Regions via Morris & Essex R.R." Published in 1867 by Taintor Brothers in New York. The guide features 4 color maps; the "Map of the …

From CraigsClassics


Act of Incorporation and Supplementary Acts of the Lykens Valley Railroad and Coal Company by Lykens Valley Railroad and Coal Company

New York: L.H. Biglow & Co., printers, 1869. Paperback. Good -. 32 p.; 23 cm. Front wrapper reproduces title page within decorative border. The Lykens Valley Railroad and Coal Company was incorporated in Pennsylvania in 1830; Thomas P. Cope was th…

From Classic Books and Ephemera


Taintor's Route and City Guides

This is a scarce, antique copy of "Taintor's Route and City Guides" - this particular guide is for "The Erie Railway and its Branches." Published in 1867 by Taintor Brothers in New York. The guide features 20 color maps in all. "With descriptive sketches …

From CraigsClassics


PATERSON'S ROADS: A NEW AND ACCURATE DESCRIPTION OF ALL THE DIRECT AND PRINCIPAL CROSS ROADS IN ENGLAND AND WALES. (Bound With) A TRAVELING DICTIONARY ; Bound With A TRAVELLING DICTIONARY, or, Alphabetical Tables of the Distance of All the Principal Cities, Borough, Market and Sea-Port Towns in Great Britain, From Each Other by Paterson, Daniel

LONDON: T.N. Longman, 1796. Hardcover. NEAR FINE. Two separate books in one binding. The first book of this is the Eleventh Edition of what is commonly called PATERSON'S ROADS and was an indispensable resource which all coachmen carried to find their wa…

From Aardvark Books / Ezra The Bookfinder, ABAA/IOBA


Tables Requisite to be Used with the Nautical Ephemeris, for Finding the Latitude & Longitude at Sea by Garnett, John

T. And J. Swords, 1806. Book. Good. Hardcover. Contemporaneous notes on free end pages and inside rear cover. Initials R.T. stamped on leather spine. Marbled boards have small chips, edge wear, scuffs, worn through to boards, slightly stained. Leather spi…

From Defunct Books


Jamaica Inn by Du Maurier, Daphne

085DuMaurier1stfaxdj Du Maurier, Daphne: Jamaica Inn 1936 First Edition. Doubleday Doran & Co. QUITE RARE. Title page states 1936. Used. Good-/ New Fax Whistler Dust Jacket. Condition: Front board was cracked in half in shipment and has now been taped …

From Mary Riversong Books


Constructing 5" Gauge Wagons by Hewson, Doug

Ripley: Historical Model Railway Soc., 2017. Book. Near Fine. Glazed Boards. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 316pp, photos (mainly col), diagrams, tables. Comprehensive and detailed work in presentation box with 16 folding plans. Very heavy item…

From Anvil Books


Letters, Addressed to the People of Pennsylvania Respecting the Internal Improvement, of the Commonwealth; by Means of Roads and Canals by Duane, William J

Philadelphia, Pa: Jane Aitken, 1811. Paperback. Very Good -. [2], 125, [1] p.; 21 cm. Disbound from a nonce volume. Former owner's name at head of title page: Jennie W. Baird. Early American Imprints, 2nd series (Shaw & Shoemaker), 22727. How…

From Classic Books and Ephemera


About Us : Photographic Stories Of Custom Bikers by Rizzotti, Gianni

Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued. 2011. First Edition: First Printing. Hard Cover. KB#010585: No Jacket As Issued. Photographic Study of Custom Bikers, including Harley Davidson and others. Dedicated to the world of custom and glamorous, imbued…



Tier One Draft Environmental Impact Statement - Trans-Texas Corridor - 35 - Oklahoma-Mexico//Gulf Coast Element by No Author Stated

Texas Department of Transportation, 2006. Softcover (Spiral Bound). Very Good Condition. 4 very large spiral-bound volumes that represent the complete draft of the environmental impact statement for this project. Volume 4 also includes a CD with Appe…

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