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Sir Lamiel and the KING ARTHUR Class: A Locomotive for the National Collection / Famous British locomotives Series , Friends of the Natioanl Railway Museum Enterprises Ltd. ( Trains )( L&SWR - London and South Western Railway / 4-6-0 s )

By: Adamson, Rob , Foreword By Robert Urie / Famous British Locomotives Series

Price: $26.33

Publisher: England, UK: Friends of the National Railway Museum Enterprises Ltd., 2006, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153389

ISBN: 0954668561

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 8.25 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy, 48 pages, b&w and colour photos, contents include: Foreword; Introduction; The Constituent Companies of the Southern railway; Locomotive Engineers of the London & South Western and Southern railways; Dugald Drummond's 4 Cylinder 4-6-0s; Robert Urie's 2 Cylinder 4-6-0; Postwar Aspirations and Realities; The Influence of Richard Maunsell; Southern railway Naming Policy; King Arthurs on the SR; Trials and Modi... View more info

Image for Daimler and Benz:  The Complete History -The Birth and Evolution of the Mercedes Benz ( Cars / Automobile / Automotive history)

Daimler and Benz: The Complete History -The Birth and Evolution of the Mercedes Benz ( Cars / Automobile / Automotive history)

By: Adler, Dennis; Foreword By Sir Stirling Moss

Price: $17.09

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: HarperCollins / Harper Collins, 2006, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160710

ISBN: 0060890266

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 12w x 9.25h inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 277 pages, loaded with colour photos and advertisement reproductions, some b&w, ---"From the earliest workshop days to the grandest marque in the automotive world, the story of one of the most important enterprises of the twentieth century comes alive in this complete history. --The rich history of Daimler-Benz (now DaimlerChrysler) has its roots in the early experimentation ... View more info

Image for Blue Star (inc. Chronology; Fleet Notes; Fleet List; Austasia Line; Crest Hill Shipping; Dunston Shipping; Vessels Leased from Japanese;Starman Ltd; Tugs; Index of Ships; Flags and Funnels, etc)

Blue Star (inc. Chronology; Fleet Notes; Fleet List; Austasia Line; Crest Hill Shipping; Dunston Shipping; Vessels Leased from Japanese;Starman Ltd; Tugs; Index of Ships; Flags and Funnels, etc)

By: Atkinson, Tony; Kevin O'Donoghue

Price: $13.13

Publisher: England, Kendel, UK: World Ship Society, 1985, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162120

ISBN: 0905617371

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 5.75w x 8.25h inches, a Very Good+ example, a wee bit of light rubbing, gift inscription, 116 pages, b&w photos, two colour photos, two pages of colour flags and funnels, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Moonlite at 8:30: The Excursion Boat Story -by Captains Alan L Bates and Clarke C Hawley ( ( Mississippi Steamboats / Paddle Wheelers - Island Queeen, Delta Queen, Natchez, etc)( Moonlight )

Moonlite at 8:30: The Excursion Boat Story -by Captains Alan L Bates and Clarke C Hawley ( ( Mississippi Steamboats / Paddle Wheelers - Island Queeen, Delta Queen, Natchez, etc)( Moonlight )

By: Bates, Capt. Alan L; Captain Clarke C Hawley

Price: $35.57

Publisher: Louisville, Kentucky, Louisville, KY: Alan Lawrence Bates / Clarke Campbell Hawley, 1994, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157001

ISBN: 0925928143

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 8.75 x 11.25 inches, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjacket, very short closed tear ( .25 inches ), 234 pages, packed with b&w photos, ---Moonlite at 8:30 was the clarion call blazoned from posters on every outdoor wall, barn, and pole when an excursion steamer came to town in the Mississippi Valley ---This book tells the romance, the history, the labor, and the business aspects of excursion boats, presented in a light-heart... View more info

Image for 50 Years of HOLDEN:  Complete Encyclopedia of All Models - - 50th Anniversary ( Australia / Australian Automobiles / Cars )( Fiftieth )

50 Years of HOLDEN: Complete Encyclopedia of All Models - - 50th Anniversary ( Australia / Australian Automobiles / Cars )( Fiftieth )

By: Bebbington, Terry ( Holden Automobiles / Cars )

Price: $39.53

Publisher: Hornsby, Australia, Hornsby, AU.: Clockwork Media Pty Ltd, NO DATE ( 1998 ), 1st edition, First Printing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156951

ISBN: 0947216596

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 8.5 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy, looks new, no dustjacket as issued, 196 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Victorian Stations: Railway Stations in England and Wales, 1836 - 1923 ( Railroads / Trains )

By: Biddle, Gordon

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Newton Abbot, England, Newton Abbot, UK: David and Charles, 1973, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157045

ISBN: 0715359495

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------hardcover, a Very Good+ copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a sunned spine, looks close to new but there is a bit of rippling to the pages, a wee bit musty but nothing too serious, 256 pages, b&w photos and illustrations, contents include: The Earliest years; Old Styles and New; Seven railway Architects Isambard Kingdom Brunel; Francis Thompson; George Townsend Andrews; John William Livock; Sir Wm Tite; Benjamin Green ); The First Phase Closes; Trainsheds and... View more info

Image for Canadian Pacific in the Selkirks:  100 Years in Rogers Pass ( Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia / CP Rail / Railroad / Railway / Trains )( Craigellachie, BC / The Last Spike postcard included)

Canadian Pacific in the Selkirks: 100 Years in Rogers Pass ( Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia / CP Rail / Railroad / Railway / Trains )( Craigellachie, BC / The Last Spike postcard included)

By: Booth, Jan

Price: $14.45

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Calgary, AB: British Railway Modellers of North America ( BRMNA ), 1991, 2nd Edition, 1st Printing: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162678

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 11w x 8.5h inches, a Very Good+ example, looks close to new but there is a bit of light rubbing, Craigellachie, BC Last Spike stamp on first page, laid in is a Last Spike postcard also from Craigellachie, 50 pages, b&w photos throughout, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for The Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore:  An Illustrated History of railway Stations in Canada ---by Ron Brown

The Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore: An Illustrated History of railway Stations in Canada ---by Ron Brown

By: Brown, Ron

Price: $15.77

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: The Dundurn Group, 2008, 3rd Edition, 1st Printing: 2008

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147264

ISBN: 1550027948

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------large oblong (quarto) softcover, a Near Fine copy, 191 pages, b&w as well as some colour photos throughout, contents include: What is a Station?; Stations and the Canadian landscape; Miserable Shanties - Canada's FIRST Stations; The Station Builders - The Architecture; Urban Monuments - Canada's City Stations; Masters of the Station - Railway Station Agents; The Station as a Place to Play; The Station was their stage - The Railway Station in Small-Town canad... View more info

Heavy Haulage By Dales: George Dale and His Legacy ( Dale Transport / Freightways Limited )( New Zealand )

By: Carter, Graeme

Price: $22.37

Publisher: Wanganui, New Zealand, Wanganui, NZ.: G ( Graeme ) T Carter Transport Books, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150958

ISBN: 0473157624

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 11.75 x 8.25 inches, a Near Fine copy, 84 pages, colour and b&w photos throughout, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The Lickey Incline -by H C ( Henry Cyril ) Casserley / The Oakwood Press - Locomotion Papers 91 ( Birmingham and Gloucester Railway / Trains  )

The Lickey Incline -by H C ( Henry Cyril ) Casserley / The Oakwood Press - Locomotion Papers 91 ( Birmingham and Gloucester Railway / Trains )

By: Casserley, H C ( Henry Cyril ) / The Locomotion Papers - Oakwood Press

Price: $13.13

Publisher: England, Headington, Oxford, UK: The Oakwood Press, 1990, 1st Revised Edition, First Printing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159145

ISBN: 0853613176

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 5.75 x 8.25 inches, a Near Fine copy, 64 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

TRAINS: The Early Years / GettyImages / Getty Images ( Die Anfange Der Eisenbahn / Les Debuts Du Chemin De Fer )( All Text in English / French / German )( Locomotives / Railroads )

By: Cole, Beverley; Picture Research By Alex Linghorn / GettyImages - Getty Images

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Germany, Germany: Konemann, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151790

ISBN: 3833113553

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 12 x 10.5 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a short closed tear, a few slight bumps to boards and edges but overall a tight square copy, all text is in English and German and French, 343 pages, b&w photos throughout, ---offers an original view of the first century or so of railways and trains, reflecting the early influence of Stephenson's Rocket in England, through two world wars, prosperity, depression, resistance and a... View more info

Image for The Golden Age of Canadian Railways ( Railroads / Trains )( CPR / CNR / Canadian National / Pacific; Kettle Valley; Grand Trunk; Esquimault and Nanaimo; White pass and Yukon; Hudson Bay; Algoma Central; Ontario Northland; Nova Scotia; Newfoundland; etc )

The Golden Age of Canadian Railways ( Railroads / Trains )( CPR / CNR / Canadian National / Pacific; Kettle Valley; Grand Trunk; Esquimault and Nanaimo; White pass and Yukon; Hudson Bay; Algoma Central; Ontario Northland; Nova Scotia; Newfoundland; etc )

By: Cooper, Bruce Clement (ed.); Intro By Charlotte Gray ( Meredith MacArdle; Christopher Andreae; Elisabeth Bailey; Ron Brown; Ken Cruikshank; R B ( Rae ) Fleming; Patrick Hind; Nick Kingsley; Duncan McDowall; Brian Solomon, contributors

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Worth Books, 2013, 1st Edition, Later Printing: 2011

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162159

ISBN: 1903025192

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, about 12w x 10h inches, a Near Fine eample, in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, 192 pages, packed with colour and b&w images, endpapers are a map of Canada taken from the 1906 ATLAS of CANADA showing rail lines across Canada, ---"Within decades of the building of Canada's first trains in the nineteenth century, the railways entered their ""Golden Age"" when train journeys around the country were an exciting adven... View more info

Image for Rails to the Lakes:  The Story of the Hamilton and NorthWestern Railway -by Charles Cooper -a Signed Copy / Boston Mills Press   ( Trains / Locomotives / Railroad / Ontario / H&NW )( North Western )

Rails to the Lakes: The Story of the Hamilton and NorthWestern Railway -by Charles Cooper -a Signed Copy / Boston Mills Press ( Trains / Locomotives / Railroad / Ontario / H&NW )( North Western )

By: Cooper, Charles (signed) / Boston Mills Press

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Cheltenham, Ontario, Cheltenham, ON: Boston Mills Press, 1980, 1st edition, First Printing: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 155884

ISBN: 0919822312

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 8 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy in a bright and clean Very Good dustjacket with some small chips and short closed tears, signed without incription by Cooper, 158 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Introduction ---The POLITICS: The Ambitious Town; Prelude - The Hamilton and Port Dover Railway; The Coming of the Hamilton and Northwestern; The Doublecross --- The RAILWAY: The Ferguson Avenue Outfit; Following the Plank Road; Port Dover Grann... View more info

Image for THREE BOOKS:  The Hemi in the Barn ---with The Corvette in the Barn ---with The Cobra in the Barn -Great and More Great Stories of Automotive Archaeology

THREE BOOKS: The Hemi in the Barn ---with The Corvette in the Barn ---with The Cobra in the Barn -Great and More Great Stories of Automotive Archaeology

By: Cotter, Tom; Forewords By Jay Leno; Keith Martin; Peter Egan

Price: $25.01

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.: MBI Publishing / Motorbooks, 2007, 2010, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2007

Edition: First Edition and First Printings

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150013

ISBN: 0760337977

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------3 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), 2 hardcovers and 1 trade paperback, HEMI and CORVETTE are hardcovers and are 1st editions, both are Near Fine copies in lightly rubbed Very Good+ dustjackets, 256 and 256 pages, b&w as well as colour photos, ---COBRA is a trade paperback 1st printing, 256 pages, b&w as well as colour photos, ---"It’s every car-guy’s fantasy—to casually peer into a long-forgotten garage or barn or warehouse and find the car he has sear... View more info

Image for 75 Years of Chevrolet / MotorBooks International ( Cars / Automobiles / History 1912 - 1986 )

75 Years of Chevrolet / MotorBooks International ( Cars / Automobiles / History 1912 - 1986 )

By: Dammann, George H

Price: $23.69

Publisher: Osceola, Wisconsin, Osceola, WI: Motorbooks International, 1992, 1st MI Edition, First Printing: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157748

ISBN: 0879386924

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------hard cover, about 8.75 x 11.25 inches, a Very Good+ copy but the top third of the front endpaper and the title page has been torn out, still all else is intact and clean, 536 pages, packed with b&w photos showing models from year to year, as always with MI productions a great reference book, overseas shipping (anything outside of canada and the USA ) will require additional postage, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic pho... View more info

Image for The Michelin Man's First Hundred Years -by Olivier Darmon ( Michelin Man / Bibendum / Michelin Tire Company )( 1st 100 Years / Centennial )

The Michelin Man's First Hundred Years -by Olivier Darmon ( Michelin Man / Bibendum / Michelin Tire Company )( 1st 100 Years / Centennial )

By: Darmon, Olivier, Translated from the French By Jeffrey C Rian and Isabelle Taudiere ( Michelin Tire Company )

Price: $26.33

Publisher: Paris, France, Paris, France: Editions Hoebeke, 1997 ( Actually 1998 ), 1st English Language Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156140

ISBN: 2842300483

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 9.5 x 12.5 inches, a Near Fine copy, in a Very Good dustjacket with a small nick at lower spine tip, unpaginated ( 137 pages ), packed with super colour and b&w images tracing the history of Bibendum, contents include: Before Bibendum; Bibendum is Norn; A Genius for advertising; The Tire Man's Metamorphosis; Bibendum's World Tour; Bibendum takes a Holiday; Bibendum's Second Life, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and ... View more info

REFLECTIONS: The Nickel Plate Years. Lake Erie and Western District / The Nickel Plate Road Historical and Technical Society Inc. ( Rail / Railway / Trains / Locomotives )

By: Dicken, Bruce K; Hirsimaki, Eric E; Semon, James M (signed) / The Nickel Plate Road Historical and Technical Society Inc.

Price: $19.73

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Cleveland, Ohio: The Nickel Plate Road Historical and Technical Society Inc., 1982, 1st edition, 2nd Printing (not indicated but there Was a 1981 issue): 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 153394

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


---------softcover, about 11 x 8.5 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light rubbing, signed and inscribed by Semon, 59 pages, colour and b&w photos, ---opens with an excellent history of the Lake Erie and Western Railroad (and its predecessors, such as the Fremont & Indiana), explaining its shaky beginnings and financial troubles until Calvin Brice was able to put it on a sounder footing and then following its ups and downs until the merger into the Norfolk & Wester... View more info

KING Class No 60000 - King George V / Great Preserved Locomotives series # 7 ( Steam Engines / Trains / BR - British Rail / Railways )

By: Dodd, Brian; Foreword By P J Prior / Great Preserved Locomotives Series

Price: $13.13

Publisher: England, Shepperton, Surrey, UK: Ian Allan Ltd., 1987, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153388

ISBN: 0711017107

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 8.25 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy, 48 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Foreword; The Building of the KINGS; KING GEORGE V in America; Design and Development 1927 - 1962; GWR and BR Service; The KING Comes to Hereford; Return to Steam; 15 Years on Mail-line Running; Stewarding KING GEORGE V, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and NOT a generic image View more info

New Haven, in Color, Volume 1: The Battle for Profits 1945 - 1961 ( NH ) ( Trains / Railways / Rail / Railroads )

By: Doughty, Geoffrey H

Price: $48.77

Publisher: New Jersey, Scotch Plains, NJ.: Morning Sun Books, 2003, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 146845

ISBN: 1582480966

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 9w x 11.25 h inches, a Near Fine example in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, 128 pages, packed with colour photographs, contents include: Intro; Steam and M.U.T.s; Electrics; Diesel-Electric Switchers and Road Switchers; Round Diesels; The RR Adapts; Wrecks; Stations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for North Staffordshire Album ( The Knotty / British Rail / Railway / Railroad / Trains )

North Staffordshire Album ( The Knotty / British Rail / Railway / Railroad / Trains )

By: Dow, George

Price: $22.37

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Ian Allan, 1970, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160995

ISBN: 0711001286

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-------------hardcover, about 7.25w x 9.75h inches, a Near Fine example, in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket, some rubbing and light soiling to rear white panel, 112 pages, b&w photos and illustrations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info