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Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow.

By: Brown, Dee.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Published by Holt Rinehart & Wilson, CR 1977,:

Seller ID: 000865


CR 1977, stated 1st edition, 311 pages with index. Dust jacket has tears o/w covers and content good+. Illustrated end-papers, remainder mark on bottom edges. About railroads in the West. Railroad, Western Ame ricana, trains, locomotives, steam engines. View more info

The Working and Management of an English Railway.

By: Findlay, George

Price: $38.50

Publisher: London, England, Whittaker & Co./George Bell & Sons:

Edition: Second Edition, Revised & Enlarged

Seller ID: 003359


Numerous illustrations and fold-outs. 300 pages with index and 32 pages of ads. Maroon covers with gilt steam engine on front cover. Spline split on front cover and inside front hinge. Content is very good. The theme of this lecture was approached from the point of view of the utility of the railways in event of the country being invaded. He was later asked to expand on this lecture in reference to maintenance and methods of working with the railways. View more info

On Railways At Home and Abroad.

By: Ransome-Wallis, P.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Published by Spring Books, London 1951,:

Seller ID: 001210


Dated 1951 with preface to second edition, 300 pages. Intro. by Cecil J. Allen, dust jacket has slight tears,otherwise good+. History. Railroads, Europe, Britain, England, Americana. View more info

Modern Locomotives.

By: Reed, Brian.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Published by Temple Press, London, 1949,:

Seller ID: 001844


Dated 1949, this 2nd edition in 1950 with 87 pages. Dust jacket many tears, owners stamp on front cover of book and on endpapers o/w good+. Part of the "Boys Power & Speed" library. History. Railroads, railways, locomotives, steam engines, juvenile, americana. View more info

Early Railways.

By: Snell, J. B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Published by Octopus Books, CR 1964:

Seller ID: 000868


CR 1964 - 1972, this is 1972 edition with 97 pages. Dust jacket slight tears o/w good+. 132 illustrations in color and B&W. Tracing history from earliest beginning to WWI. Railroads, railways, steam engines, locomotives, americana, western americana. View more info