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GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY SYSTEM. Maintenance of Way Department. Report of Annual Inspection October-November 1914
No place (Montreal ?): Grand Trunk Railway, (1914?),
Oblong format, 8 x 11 inches, green cloth backstrip and grey card covers. pp 41. VG clean and unworn copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$35.00                          Book Number: 43439                          Order / Enquire



GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY SYSTEM. Maintenance of Way Department. Report of Annual Inspection October-November 1915
No place (Montreal ?): Grand Trunk Railway, (1915?),
Oblong format, 8 x 11 inches, green cloth backstrip and grey card covers. pp 41, [3]. VG clean and unworn copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$35.00                          Book Number: 43440                          Order / Enquire



THE FERRYMEAD RAILWAY
Christchurch, New Zealand: Canterbury Branch of the New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Society, 1973.
Squarish octavo, pp 8, stapled in paper covers. Photos. Soft creases, VG otherwise. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$9.00                          Book Number: 43463                          Order / Enquire



PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD STANDARD MAINTENANCE OF WAY PLANS
Clifton, VA: Boynton & Associates, 1967.
Oblong quarto. pp (6), 57, card covers. Reprints 57 plans compiled in the Office of Chief Engineer of Maintenance of Way. Soft corner creases to upper outer corners, crease to lower outer corner of front cover, VG otherwise. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$15.00                          Book Number: 43469                          Order / Enquire



LOCOMOTIVE ADVERTISING IN AMERICA 1850-1900
Scotia, NY: Americana Review, 1960.
Octavo, [32] pp stapled in card covers. Puckering to inner margin of rear cover, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$9.50                          Book Number: 43493                          Order / Enquire



TRANSIT IN TORONTO: the story of the development of public transportation in Toronto, from horse cars to a modern, high speed subway system
Toronto: Toronto Transit Commission (TTC_, 1967.
Octavo, pp 65, [3]. Photos. Centre spread colour map. Some red ink notations to two pages at rear, else fine. Covers years 1849-1967. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$18.50                          Book Number: 43514                          Order / Enquire



MODERN TRAVEL IN CANADA
No place (Montreal): Canadian Railroad Historical Association, 1972.
Oblong octavo. pp [32], including covers, stapled. Printed on yellow stock. VG+. Facsimile reprint of the 1931 Canadian National Railways brochure. Photos. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$10.00                          Book Number: 43529                          Order / Enquire



CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY COMPANY. Summary of Equipment
Musquodoboit Harbour, Nova Scotia: Yagar Book Services, 1981.
Octavo, pp 16, stapled, in red card covers. Facsimile reprint of the edition of 1920. Edition of 50 copies, this is number 34. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$10.00                          Book Number: 43536                          Order / Enquire



IRELAND: Gem of the Sea. Touring for health and pleasure on the Great Southern Railways. Guide to Dublin & Wicklow Section (cover title)
Dublin: Great Southern Railways, no date,
1920's or 30s ? 24.5 x 14 cm, original cream pictorial card covers printed in brown, stapled. pp (36), (4, ads) + 3 leaves of double-sided photos printed in brown + folding map at rear. Text illustrations in green. Nicks, small corner chips, short tears, soft creases, slight soiling, to covers. Light damp stain to lower front cover and first few leaves, rubber stamp of the Canadian Pacific Railway, Toronto, on rear cover. Good copy otherwise of this rail tourist brochure. Photo of O'Connell Bridge and Street, Dublin, on front cover. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$25.00                          Book Number: 43557                          Order / Enquire



1836-1986. A TRIBUTE TO CANADA'S FIRST RAILWAY ON ITS SESQUINCENTENNIAL
St. Constant, Quebec: Canadian Railroad Historical Association, 1986.
Tall squarish octavo, stapled in yellow card covers. pp (52) including covers. Illustrated. Fine. Champlain and St. Lawrence Rail Road, connecting Laprairie on the St. Lawrence River and St. John's on the Richelieu Rivers. 14 miles long.
$12.00                          Book Number: 43561                          Order / Enquire



The New York Central Railroad Company, Rochester Division, Time-Table No. 56. For Employes only
Rochester, New York: New York Central Railroad, 1942.
Quarto, pp 27, stapled in grey card covers. Map on rear cover. Vertical crease throughout; front cover has slight soiling, small snags in left margin, corner crease; short tear to fore edges, yellow area to two pages from something once laid in, in all, good. Times became effective 01 Nov., 1942. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$20.00                          Book Number: 43563                          Order / Enquire



RAILROADS ON PARADE: book of the pageant presented at the New York World's Fair 1939 to do full tribute to the American railroad
New York: Eastern Presidents' Conference, 1939.
Large quarto, colourful illustrated card covers by William A. Mackay. pp [16], stapled. A fine copy, without the Bill of the Play which is often laid in.
$30.00                          Book Number: 43621                          Order / Enquire



CANADA'S FIRST SUBWAY: a cavalcade of progress 1921-1954
Toronto: Toronto Transportation Commission, 1954.
Squarish quarto, pp 18), stapled in blue card covers with attached maroon card cover with flaps. Illustrated in colour and b&w. Photos, portraits. Lower fore corner of the card jacket is creased, partially split; slight rubbing to spine, flap folds and rear cover; VG copy otherwise, no owner names. Map at rear ot the Yonge Street line, 12 stations between Union and Eglinton.
$50.00                          Book Number: 43628                          Order / Enquire



SOUVENIR OF MAUCH CHUNK, GLEN ONOKO & SWITCH BACK R.R.
No place (Portland, Maine): No publisher. no date (Chisholm Bros.,19--),
View book. 6 x 4.75 inches. brown leather grain cloth stamped in gilt. 24 sepia photos, two to a panel, folding out according style + (40) pp text at rear "Mauch Chunk and Surroundings". Views of the line of the Lehigh Valley Rail Road, the switchback railroad, buildings, waterfalls, other sights. Backstrip renewed with dark brown cloth, repairs to splits to folds with archival paper tape, VG clean and unworn copy otherwise.
$25.00                          Book Number: 43638                          Order / Enquire



WHEELS OF PROGRESS. A Story of the Development of Toronto and its Public Transformation Services.
Toronto: Toronto Transportation Commission, no date [ca. 1946. 1947?),
Fourth edition. Octavo, red card covers. pp 118. Illustrated. A little leaned, spine sunning, VG otherwise. Street railways, TTC.
$13.95                          Book Number: 45460                          Order / Enquire



CUNEO, Terence
THE RAILWAY PAINTING OF TERENCE CUNEO
London: New Cavendish Books, 1984.
Quarto, green boards. pp 128. Reproductions in colour and b&w. Private owner rubber stamps and evidence of tape removal inside covers, else fine in fine jacket. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
$25.00                          Book Number: 43630                          Order / Enquire



ADAMS, P.M.
LIFE ON THE HEAD END
New York: Vantage Press, 1956.
Octavo, light blue cloth. pp 192. Light yellowing to endpapers and page edges, else fine. Dust jacket has external and internal tape repairs, wear to folds, just good. Canadian author's memoirs of his life in Canadian railroading in the days of steam. Scarce vanity press publication.
$35.00                          Book Number: 43547                          Order / Enquire



AHRONS, E.L.
LOCOMOTIVE AND TRAIN WORKING IN THE LATTER PART OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. Reprinted from the Railway Magazine. Edited by L.L.Asher, with a foreword by Chas.E.Lee (Vol. 2 only)
Camridge: Heffer, 1952.
Volume Two (of 6, pub. 1952-54). Octavo, red cloth. pp x, 175; many illustrations. Small ink owner name at front, else fine in a VG jacket. Covers the London and North Western, Lancashire and Yorkshire, Midland, North Staffordshire, Furness, Maryport and Carlisle, and North London Railways.
$19.95                          Book Number: 33459                          Order / Enquire



Allen, G. Freeman, editor
TRAINS ILLUSTRATED ANNUAL 1961
London: Ian Allan, 1961.
Small quarto, white boards. pp 96. Many photos, colour frontispiece. Ink name and date at front, name heavily crossed out in ink, else fine. Dust jacket has short creased tears, rubbing at ends, price-clipped, VG otherwise.
$15.00                          Book Number: 43527                          Order / Enquire



ARCHER, Robert F.
A HISTORY OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY RAILROAD. "The Route of the Black Diamond"
Berkeley, CA: Howell-North Books, 1978.
Second printing. Large quarto, beige cloth, endpaper maps. pp 372. Photos, maps, ads, index. Fine copy. Jacket has a three inch tear to rear panel internally repaired, smaller tears elsewhere, generally VG otherwise. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required.
$40.00                          Book Number: 43605                          Order / Enquire



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