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RAILS TO PITTSBURGH
Written by W.A. Feibelman.
Stock no. 1818125
Published by Superior Publishing Company. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Train Watchers Collection. An attempt to present typical photographs of late steam, early diesel and a few electric locomotives in their everyday work environment during the post-war years. Brown textured cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 0875645313. Light browning to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.
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THE DELAWARE & HUDSON, BOSTON & MAINE, AND MAINE CENTRAIL RAILROADS BEFORE GUILFORD
Written by Preston Cook.
Stock no. 1818124
Published by Old Line Graphics. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour photos. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed with a small closed tear to rear panel.
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CONRAIL VOLUME 2: 1983-1990
Written by Scott Hartley.
Stock no. 1818123
Published by Railpace Company, Inc.. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The second of a two-volume set, following the efforts of CR executives and employees in their fight against the government's attempt to sell the railroad to Norfolk Southern, and continues through the 1987 stock sale that made Conrail a publicly-held corporation. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver titles. Colour photos. 112 pages. ISBN: 096215413X. Light bump to base of spine. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners and has a small nick to top of front panel (no loss).
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THE WESTERN MARYLAND RAILWAY IN THE DIESEL ERA
Written by Stephen J. Salamon; William E. Hopkins.
Stock no. 1818122
Published by Old Line Graphics. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour photos throughout. 128 pages. ISBN: 187931407X. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded at spine and lightly scuffed.
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JERSEY CENTRAL DIESELS
Written by Gerard E. Bernet.
Stock no. 1818121
Published by Withers Publishing. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A look at the diverse diesel motive power that made Jersey Central unique before it was swallowed into the Conrail system. Examines each type of locomotive in detail and provides an in-depth look at the type of service it performed, the paint schemes it work, and complete technical and disposition data. Large format. Green cloth boards with gilt titles. B/w and a few colour photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 096185037X. 1" closed tear across the top of the spine of the dustwrapper (no loss).
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ALL ABOARD AMTRAK 1971 - 1991
Written by Mike Schafer.
Stock no. 1818120
Published by Railpace Company, Inc.. 1st 1991. Fine condition.

A 20-year salute to the National Railroad Passenger Corporation. Large format. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout. 176 pages. ISBN: 0962154148.
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CHESAPEAKE AND OHIO RAILWAY COLOR PICTORIAL: VOLUME ONE
Written by Harry Stegmaier.
Stock no. 1818119
Published by Four Ways West Publications. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Dark blue pictorial glazed boards with yellow titles. Colour illustrations to endpapers. Colour photos throughout. 128 pages. ISBN: 1885614217. Lower corners of boards bumped. Contents fine.
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NORFOLK SOUTHERN DIESEL LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Chris R. Toth.
Stock no. 1818118
Published by Tlc Publishing Inc.. 1st 1995. Fine condition.

A look at the Norfolk Southern motive power that has been purchased or rebuilt since the 1982 merger. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w & colour photos. iv and 108 pages.
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ERIE LACKAWANNA MEMORIES THE FINAL YEARS
Written by Preston Cook.
Stock no. 1818117
Published by Old Line Graphics. 1st 1987. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Erie Lackawanna railroad in USA. A celebration of the colour and the excitement of the short, precarious existence of a fascinating railroad. Large format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour photos throughout. 127 pages. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and lightly scuffed to rear panel.
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4449 THE QUEEN OF STEAM
Written by Henry Brueckman; Jeffrey Moreau.
Stock no. 1818116
Published by Carbarn Press. 1st 1984. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The "Daylight" train was among the most popular of the "name" trains operated on American main line rails in the 1940's and 1950's. Equally popular were the steam locomotives that provided the motive power for those colourful trains. This is the story of the one surviving Daylight locomotive, engine No. 4449. Large format. Black boards, silver title to spine and logo to front. B/w photos. 64 pages including index. ISBN: 0934406014. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine, worn at top & tail of spine, small closed edge tear to top edge of rear panel.
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PECKETT & SONS LTD: AN ALBUM OF OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHS
Written by Andrew Smith.
Stock no. 1818115
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

February 1962 the Industrial Railway Society was able to rescue from destruction a large number (but not all) of the glass plates that comprised the official photographs of Peckett & Sons Ltd of Bristol. This book contains a representative selection of each Peckett or Fox Walker class or type. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. B/w photos. 108 pages. ISBN: 9781901556773. Remains of small label to front panel of dustwrapper.
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STEAM IN SOUTH WALES
Written by Derek Huntriss.
Stock no. 1818114
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2013. Fine condition.

A captivating photographic journey around the intricate railway network of South Wales from the late 1950s to the 1960s. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos by Alan Jarvis. ISBN: 9780711037298.
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