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The Shay Locomotive: Titan Of The Timber; Signed

The Shay Locomotive: Titan Of The Timber; Signed by Koch, Michael

World Press Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. Limited/Numbered Edition. Hardcover. Numbered #5146, signed by autho...

$400.00
Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band  5

Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band 5 by Baecker, Carlernst and Dieter Haas

Frankfurt A.M., Germany: Hobby Haas , 1976. This is a very good hardcover copy with just light wear. Bound in the original publi...

$250.00
Moody's Manual of Investments, American and Foreign : Railroad Securities, 1929 [Cover title: Moody's Steam Railroads 1929]

Moody's Manual of Investments, American and Foreign : Railroad Securities, 1929 [Cover title: Moody's Steam Railroads 1929] by Porter, John Sherman (editor); John Moody

New York: Moody's Investors Service, 1929. Very Good condition. Bright, clean, square, and tight (see photos). Mild corner...

$124.95
Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band  3

Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band 3 by Baecker, Carlernst and Dieter Haas

Frankfurt A.M., Germany: Hobby Haas , 1974. This is a very good hardcover copy with just light wear. Bound in the original publi...

$250.00
Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band  2

Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band 2 by Baecker, Carlernst and Dieter Haas

Frankfurt A.M., Germany: Hobby Haas, 1973. This is a very good hardcover copy with just light wear. Bound in the original publis...

$250.00
Power Railway Signalling

Power Railway Signalling by Wilson, H. Raynar

London: Publishers of the Railway Engineer. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper, usual ...

$100.00
Railway Machinery: A Treatise on the Mechanical Engineering of Railways; Embracing the Principles and Construction of Rolling and Fixed Plant, in All Departments. Illustrated By a Series of Plates on a Large Scale [Complete in 30 Parts]

Railway Machinery: A Treatise on the Mechanical Engineering of Railways; Embracing the Principles and Construction of Rolling and Fixed Plant, in All Departments. Illustrated By a Series of Plates on a Large Scale [Complete in 30 Parts] by Clark, Daniel Kinnear

Glasgow, Edinburgh, London, and New York: Blackie and Son, 1855. Book. Very Good. Original Wraps. First Edition. Folio - over 12...

$2,000.00
Tri-ang Railways : The Story of Rovex, Volume 1 : 1950-65

Tri-ang Railways : The Story of Rovex, Volume 1 : 1950-65 by Hammond Pat

NEW CAVENDISH BOOKS, 2003. Volume 1 of this detailled history of Triang model railways. 464pp, heavily illustrated in b&w an...

£99.00
LOCOMOTIVE CYCLOPEDIA of American Practice

LOCOMOTIVE CYCLOPEDIA of American Practice by Combes, G L (editor)

New York NY: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corpration , 1956. [Title continues: "Definitions, Drawings and Illustrations of Diesel...

$150.00
The Pop-Up Book of Trains, Random House Pop-Up #31

The Pop-Up Book of Trains, Random House Pop-Up #31 by Penick, Ib

1976 Random House First Edition. Pop-Up Book #31. RARE/SCARCE. PAPER ENGINEERING BY IB PENICK. All pop-ups and sliders in workin...

$800.00
Southern Pacific Steam Locomotive Compendium

Southern Pacific Steam Locomotive Compendium by Diebert, Timothy S. And Joseph A. Strapac

Huntington Beach: Shade Tree, 1987. SIGNED by author Joe Strapac, with short inscription to his own uncle Joe. dustjacket has ed...

$148.00
The Santa Fe Diesel

The Santa Fe Diesel by Priest Dr. Cinthia

Kansas City, Missouri: Paired Rail Railroad Publications, 1998. Stated First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine Dustja...

$230.00
Locomotive Operation: Questions and Answers Defects and Remedies Examination Questions

Locomotive Operation: Questions and Answers Defects and Remedies Examination Questions by Deal, Alonzo W. Sr

, 1918. Very Rare Private Press: Title Page: The Westinghouse Automatic and Straight Air-Brake Combined E.T. Equipment and Ma...

$165.00
THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD: NEW YORK ZONE/ NEW YORK DIVISION/ TIME-TABLE  NO.34 - 35, NO.1 - NO. 6 / FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF EMPLOYES ONLY (8  CONSECUTIVE TIME TABLES SEPT. 29 1940 TO NOV. 14 1943)

THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD: NEW YORK ZONE/ NEW YORK DIVISION/ TIME-TABLE NO.34 - 35, NO.1 - NO. 6 / FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF EMPLOYES ONLY (8 CONSECUTIVE TIME TABLES SEPT. 29 1940 TO NOV. 14 1943) by Pennsylania Railroad

Jersey City, N. J.: The Pennsylvania Railroad. Very Good+. 1940-43. First Edition. Soft Cover. Clean, flexible tan cardboard cov...

$195.00
The Manchester South Junction & Altrincham Railway   Its Inception & Development  ( with Maps )  1848 - 1899  Jubilee

The Manchester South Junction & Altrincham Railway Its Inception & Development ( with Maps ) 1848 - 1899 Jubilee by M. S. J. & A. Railway

Manchester & London: Manchester South Junction & Altrincham Railway Company, 1899. Just very good, with edgewear and soi...

CAD $360.00



Trains are a special part of the worldwide transportation system, and there are plenty of rare books dedicated to trains and other modes of transportation in the rare trains books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. Some of the books in the rare trains books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room contain beautiful illustrations and others are special first edition copies of railway maps. If you love trains, be sure to check out the rare trains books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room.

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