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CROSSROADS OF COMMERCE: THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD CALENDAR ART OF GRIF TELLER
Written by Dan Cupper. Illustrated by Grif Teller.
Stock no. 1818105
Published by Great Eastern Publishing. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Examines how the Pennsylvania Railroad company's calendar program reflected what railroading meant to its time. Describing the evolution of the calendar series, including subtle changes in p[perspective or subject that often mirrored company policies or attitudes. Large oblong format. Red boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and colour illustrations. 184 pages. ISBN: 0962560219.

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READING DIESELS VOLUME I: THE FIRST GENERATION
Written by Dale W. Woodland.
Stock no. 1818072
Published by Garrigues House, Publishers. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The fascinating variety of diesel locomotives n the Reading, USA, between 1926 and 1961. Large format. Olive green boards, gilt titles. Colour photos. ISBN: 0962084425. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners.

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ANTHRACITE REBIRTH: STORY OF THE READING AND NORTHERN RAILROAD
Written by Mike Bednar.
Stock no. 1818068
Published by Garrigues House, Publishers. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Anthracite Rebirth tells the rebirth of rail service in one of the most interesting regions of the United States, the anthracite or hard coal, mining region of northeast Pennsylvania. Large format. Black boards, gilt titles. Colour photos. ISBN: 0962084492.

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STEAM OVER SCRANTON: THE LOCOMOTIVES OF STEAMTOWN
Written by Gordon Chappell.
Stock no. 1818054
Published by United States Department Of The Interior. 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. 311 pages. Reprint. Some scuffing to spine edge of rear cover.

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COLORFUL EAST BROAD TOP
Written by Mallory Hope Ferrell.
Stock no. 1818039
Published by Heimburger House Publishing Company. 1st 1993. Fine condition.

East Broad Top Railroad in Pennsylvania, USA. Large oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. 84 pages. ISBN: 0911581243.

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THE READING'S T-1 LOCOMOTIVE: AN UNUSUAL NORTHERN
Written by Rod Dirkes.
Stock no. 1818037
Published by Andover Junction Publications. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition.

Reading Lines, USA. Large oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. Stapled binding. B/w photos. 64 pages. ISBN: 094411900X.

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CUMBERLAND AND PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD: WESTERN MARYLAND'S HISTORIC COAL CARRIER
Written by Deane Mellander.
Stock no. 1818026
Published by Carstens Publications Inc.. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. Stapled booklet. B/w photos. 64 pages. ISBN: 0911868631. Second printing. Slight rubbing to front spine edge. Couple of small stickers to rear cover. Contents clean.

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NINE MONTHS TO GETTYSBURG: STANNARD'S VERMONTERS AND THE REPULSE OF PICKETT'S CHARGE
Written by Howard Coffin.
Stock no. 1814239
Published by The Countryman Press. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth spine, gilt title, blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. American Civil War. ISBN: 0881504009. Second printing. Corners bumped. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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SUNBONNETS AND SHOOFLY PIES
Written by John Joseph Stoudt.
Stock no. 1605065
Published by Castle Books. c. 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w and colour illustrations. A Pennsylvania Dutch cultural history. Spine bumped. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is grubby and strengthened to edges and verso with masking tape. Small hole to wrapper spine.

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REPORT ON THE BIRDS OF PENNSYLVANIA
Written by B.H. Warren.
Stock no. 1805598
Published by E.K. Cole Ltd.. 1st 1890. Very good condition.

With Special Reference to the Food-Habits, based on over Four Thousand Stomach Examinations. Second Edition, revised and augmented. Illustrated with 100 colour plates in the style of Audubon. Modern cloth binding with red title to spine. Spine slightly faded, a few small marks to covers. New endpapers. Re-sewn, binding tight. Pencil underlining to title page else contents clean. All plates present.

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