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Steam Passenger Service Directory including Electric Lines and Museums, 1988

by Cohen, Marvin H (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1988
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Very good. Minor cover scuffing. Clean inside pages.
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$7.00

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Middletown NY.: Empire State Railway Museum, Inc., 1988. Trade paperback. Very good. Minor cover scuffing. Clean inside pages.. Eagleson, Michael A (Front cover color photo by).. 1 Color illustrated paper covers. Glued binding. B&W photos w/ descriptive info. 224 p. 22 cm. Illustrations. Below title: 23rd Annual Edition. Title page: "An illustrated directory listing steam powered, trolley and… Read more
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Through Covered Bridges to Concord; A Recollection of the Concord & Claremont RR (NH); Shortline RR series.

by Mead, Edgar T. Jr.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Edge wear, chips, and tears to jacket.
ISBN
9780828901154
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$34.00

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Brattleboro VT.: Stephen Greene Press., 1970. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Edge wear, chips, and tears to jacket.. 1 Light green cloth over boards. Ticket facsimile in darker green, front. Green spine titles. Jacket w. B&W photo, cover, End paper maps. 56 p. 23 cm. B&W Photos, Maps, Portraits, Facsimiles, Diagrams. Railroads / New Hampshire,… Read more
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image of Jungfrau express: with the Jungfrau railway up to the glaciers; Jungfrau express: mit der Jungfraubahn ins Hochgebirge

Jungfrau express: with the Jungfrau railway up to the glaciers; Jungfrau express: mit der Jungfraubahn ins Hochgebirge

by Gurtner, Verena, and Heller, Paul L. (Translated from the German by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket.
Edition
3rd English edition. 1971 author copyright.
ISBN
9783280002087
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$12.00

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Zürich.: Orell Füssli., 1979. 3rd English edition. 1971 author copyright.. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket.. 1 Glossy cover, color photo illustrated. Text in English. 128 p. 22 cm. 32 color plates; 81 illustrations; 4 maps; 18 tables. Timeline: 1811-1975; List of Tables. Building a railway to the peak of the 4158-metre high Jungfrau was an audacious idea… Read more
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The Concord & Claremont Railroad: A Scenic Branch of the Boston & Maine

by Mead, Edgar T

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Published
1998
Condition
Very good. Near fine, slight reading wear. Clean.
ISBN
9780966455908
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$39.00

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Sunapee NH.: SooNipi Publishing., 1998. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine, slight reading wear. Clean.. Mellor, Anne (Cover art by).. 1 76 p. Trade paperback. Glued binding. Illustrated card stock cover. B&W photos, facsimile documents. Audience: General/trade. Railroads / New Hampshire. Edgar Mead, b.1922, was vocationally and avocationally involved with transportation, particularly railroads. This history details the building… Read more
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The Railway Library 1912 (Fourth Series); a Collection of Noteworthy Addresses and Papers, Mostly Delivered or Published during the Year Named

by Thompson, Slason (Compiled and Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1913
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Light shelf wear, moderate cover soiling. Tidy underling at printer, not by prior owner. Age-toning.
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$19.00

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Chicago IL.: Stromberg, Allen & Company., 1913. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Light shelf wear, moderate cover soiling. Tidy underling at printer, not by prior owner. Age-toning.. 1 Red cloth over boards. Black titles. 470 p. A few illustrations, many charts, index, contents listings 1909-1910-1911. International event reporting; labor issues; industry challenges; Minnesota Rate Case; Trespasser… Read more
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Writing the Rails: Train Adventures by the World's Best-Loved Writers

by Goodman, Edward C (Edited by)

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket. Slightest flaws.
ISBN
9781579122058
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$15.50

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Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers., 2001. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket. Slightest flaws.. 1 Glued binding. Paper over boards.368 p. Pen&Ink Illustrations. Index. Audience: General/trade. Railroading anthology / travel stories: 83 historic, fiction, poetry, songs, or other pieces written by an international assortment of authors, with brief biographical sketches introducing each.
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Long Lonesome Train Whistle

by Ormsby, Virginia H. (Story and Pictures by)

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Published
1961
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Slight lower back corner discoloration. Minor sun-fade to cover edges. Tight, clean.
Edition
Book Club Edition. Weekly Reader Book Club.
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$7.00

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Philadelphia / New York.: J B Lippincott Company., 1961. Book Club Edition. Weekly Reader Book Club.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Slight lower back corner discoloration. Minor sun-fade to cover edges. Tight, clean.. 1 Illustrated white cloth over boards, steam train coming; boy and dog trying to stop it: red, black & white. 106 p. 22… Read more
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John S Clement: The Mechanical Man

by Clement, Evelyn (Compiled by), and Kidder, Glen (Foreword by), and Wilson, Robert (Afterword by)

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Published
2000
Condition
New in new dust jacket.
Edition
Single print run of 500.
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$45.00

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Lebanon NH.: Self-published / Printed by Whitman Communications., 2000. Single print run of 500.. Hard cover. New in new dust jacket.. Gates, Curtis (Cover photo by), and Clement, Claudia, and Wilson, Robert (Book Design by).. 1 130 p. Includes illustrations. Horizontal format, green cloth covered boards, gold embossed titles, spine & front. 11.25x8.75in. Off-white, fibre-flecked text paper. B&W… Read more
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Sugar Tramp: Colorado's Great Western Railway w/ Timetable, Photo prints.

by Morgan, Gary

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1975
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. Limited edition number 492 of a run of 1500.
Edition
First edition.
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$98.00

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Ft. Collins CO.: Centennial Publications., 1975. First edition.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. Limited edition number 492 of a run of 1500.. 1 Black cloth over boards. Orange, black, white jacket w/ train photo. 97 p. 30 cm. B&W photos; Bibliography. Index. Railroad and agricultural economic partnership in Colorado. When a German… Read more
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Yankee From Sweden; the Dream and the Reality in the Days of John Ericsson

by White, Ruth Morris

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1960
Condition
Good in good dust jacket.
Edition
First edition.
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$7.00

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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1960. First edition.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket.. 1 299 p. 22 cm. Biography of geometrician, physicist, mechanical philosopher, and dreamer who designed and built the Monitor Ironclad ship (Civil War era), the first practical steam fire engine, and ingenious screw propeller, and the first locomotive to run a mile… Read more
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History of North American Railroads

by Yenne, William (Edited By)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Wonderful edition. Top corners appear to have been bumped slighly somewhere in its history.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing;
ISBN
9780831727970
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$25.00

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Smithmark Publishers, 1986. First edition. 1st printing;. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Wonderful edition. Top corners appear to have been bumped slighly somewhere in its history. Just a minor wrinkled squashed look and feel half-inch in.. Various photo credits. 0 Sewn binding. Paper over boards. Audience: General/trade. High Quality paper. 9.5x12 in. Color-coded rail… Read more
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One Way to Eldorado, a Novel of Railroading in the High Sierras

by Noble, Hollister

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Published
1954
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket.
Edition
Book Club Edition.
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$5.00

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Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Company Inc., 1954. Book Club Edition. . Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket.. Keats, Ezra Jack (Jacket art by), and Palacios (Map by).. 1 Gray vinyl-type material over boards. Jacket illustrated with train and tracks, avalanche explosion. 222 p. : map; 22 cm. Fiction set in the high mountains of… Read more
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The Wicked Good Regional Calendar (Monthly Newspaper featuring Flying Yankee 1930s Streamliner)

by Wells, Lucy (Publisher, Edited by), and Sears, Brad (FY Restoration Feature Series by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very good. Most newspapers fine; all at least very good.
Edition
First edition. Full series: May 1998-July 2002.
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$175.00

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Newport NH.: Hedgehog Publishing., 1998. First edition. Full series: May 1998-July 2002.. Very good. Most newspapers fine; all at least very good.. 1 Includes: illustrations, diagrams, maps. Blue Flexible Wire-laced Card Stock Binder 13x15.25in. Monthly tab-sized loosely bound newspaper collection. Color and B&W. Complete series: "The Wicked Good, leastways not-too-shabby, Regional Calendar, with real stories and pictures, for… Read more
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Your Journey Through the Canadian Rockies: What You See and Where

by

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Published
1929
Condition
Good. No dust jacket as issued. Top right edge chipped, slightly soiled; Otherwise tight, very nice.
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$25.00

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Canada: Canadian Pacific Railway, 1929. Wraps. Good. No dust jacket as issued. Top right edge chipped, slightly soiled; Otherwise tight, very nice.. 0 56 p. Illustrations, maps. Cover: Green text over white, overlay B&W photo of train in mountains; numerous regional B&W photos, maps; Extensive off-the-rail travel info between Calgary and Vancouver, nearly 650 miles of scenery through… Read more
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Model Railroading

by Zarchy, Harry (Text and illustrations by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1955
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Spine ends: significant damage; corners: short wear to boards. Soiling to page blocks; not not
Edition
5th printing.
ISBN
9780394914145
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$7.00

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A Borzoi Book / Alfred A. Knopf., 1955. 5th printing.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Spine ends: significant damage; corners: short wear to boards. Soiling to page blocks; not notable to text pages.. 1 "Gibraltar Library Binding". Color photo illustrated cloth over boards. B&W photos, line art. Audience: Young adult. During the mid-20th century era, many… Read more
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Great Book of Trains; Featuring 300 Locomotives (Two Volumes in One)

by Hollingsworth, Brian, and Cook, Arthur F, and Whitehouse, Patrick B. (Steam Consulting by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Small ding, mid-spine to jacket and book.
Edition
First edition. "a" in print line.
ISBN
9780517645154
Item Price
$11.00

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New York.: Portland House., 1987. First edition. "a" in print line.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Small ding, mid-spine to jacket and book.. 1 Textured blue paper over boards. 31 cm and hefty. Higher quality materials and design. Audience: General/trade. Train / Railroad Engine History with over 160 full-color illustrations and more… Read more
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$11.00
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Casey Jones's Fireman: The Story of Sim Webb

by Farmer, Nancy

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Slight shelf wear to jacket.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780803719293
Item Price
$40.00

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New York.: Phyllis Fogelman Books / Penguin Putnam., 1999. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Slight shelf wear to jacket.. Bernardin, James (Pictures by).. 1 Illustrated Paper over boards, duplicated on jacket. Horizontal format: 10.75x8.5in. Color detailed artwork. Audience: Children/juvenile. Biographical story of the real Illinois Central Railroad employees, engineer Casey Jones… Read more
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American Railroads (Chicago History of American Civilization Series )

by Stover, John F, And Boorstin, Daniel J (Series Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Rubbed, scratchy patch on front cover (moderate); Only library markings: ink stamp across
Edition
2nd ed. Revised
ISBN
9780226776576
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$15.00

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Chicago / London.: University of Chicago Press., 1997. 2nd ed. Revised. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Rubbed, scratchy patch on front cover (moderate); Only library markings: ink stamp across top, sticker inside reminding readers to return book on time.. 1 Blue Cloth over boards. 5.5x8in. 306 p. B&W photo illustrations in sections, maps, tables. Bibliography.… Read more
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Norfolk & Western Steam (The Last 25 Years)

by Rosenberg, Ron, and Archer, Eric

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1973
Condition
Fine. Unmarked interior; slight cover blemishing. Edges and spine fine.
Edition
5th printing.
ISBN
9780915276004
Item Price
$24.00

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New York.: Quadrant Press., 1973. 5th printing.. Trade paperback. Fine. Unmarked interior; slight cover blemishing. Edges and spine fine.. Fogg, Howard (Cover art by).. 1 Trade paperback; horizontal format, 11x8, 5 in. Glued binding. Cover from color painting. Railroad history; Photos, engineered drawings; 18 models Older Power, 10 Modern Power; Wandering Giants; Smaller Surplus; Models Made; Back cover… Read more
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$24.00
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The Pictorial Encyclopedia of Railways

by Ellis, Cuthbert Hamilton

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Published
1968
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has moderate edge wear.
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$10.00

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New York.: Crown Publishers., 1968. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has moderate edge wear.. 1 Red cloth over boards. Jacket painting color reproduction, credit not found, W&ARR steam train on trestle, 591 p. 23 cm. 800 Illustrations, Portraits, Facsimiles in color and B&W. Historic Reference: Loaded with captioned photos and artwork. From Main Line… Read more
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$10.00