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Image for Annis' Ready Reference for Enginemen: A complete and plain treatise on the Westinghouse Air Brake with a Full List of Questions and Answers appended; also a thorough, practical knowledge of the locomotive both compound and piston-valve & simple engine...

Annis' Ready Reference for Enginemen: A complete and plain treatise on the Westinghouse Air Brake with a Full List of Questions and Answers appended; also a thorough, practical knowledge of the locomotive both compound and piston-valve & simple engine...

By: Annis, Thomas A.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Adrian MI, Geo. B. M. Seager: 1908

Seller ID: 12958

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Some wear to red cloth covered flexible boards, 1 1/2 inch spit bottom back edge of spine, some spotting of covers, soil to end papers and page edges, a few pencil notations in Q&A section. Previous owner's name stamped on front free end paper. ; A tight solid book. Numerous drawings throughout. Fold-out technical drawing of a locomotive ; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 432 pages View more info

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An Historical Guide to Canadian Pacific Railway Stations in British Columbia

By: Baird, Ian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Heritage Architectural Guides: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18970

ISBN: 0968303404

Condition: Very Good+


Signed by Author; Card covers show very light shelf wear.; Signed by the author on the title page. A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 86 pages; This is a follow-up to Baird's previous book Canadian Pacific Railway Stations in British Columbia View more info

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A Historic Guide to the E & N Railway

By: Baird, Ian

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Heritage Architectural Guides: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19215

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear.; Stapled wraps. A bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 28 pages; The Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway on Vancouver Island was considered part of th Canadian national railway system View more info

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Gresley and Stanier A Centenary Tribute

By: Bellwood, John and David Jenkinson

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office Books: 1976

Seller ID: 16165

ISBN: 0112902537

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear to card covers; A bright, solid book.; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 99 pages View more info

Railways in Southern Alberta

By: Bowman, R.F.P.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Lethbridge, AB, Lethbridge Historical Society: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8279

Condition: New


Only slight wear. ; Trade PB; Occasional Paper; Vol. 36; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 40 pages; Laid in is a copy of Rolling Stock - the newsletter of the Great Canadian Plains Railway Society from Winter 2003 View more info

Image for The White Pass and Yukon Route  A Pictorial History

The White Pass and Yukon Route A Pictorial History

By: Cohen, Stan B.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Missoula, Montana, Pictorial Histories Publishing Co.: 1980

Edition: First Edition; Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16766

ISBN: 0933126085

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author; Previous owner's name on inside of front card cover. ; Signed by the author on the title page. A bright solid book. Liberally illustrated with B&W period photographs and a couple of maps. The front cover is a reproduction of a colorized photo ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 104 pages; A history of the famous gold rush route in the Alaska and Yukon area that made things easier for the miners going into the Klondike gold fields. The photos show all aspects, including the construction as well as more modern photos of the area. This is more a pictorial histo... View more info

Image for Canadian Pacific Railway: Motive Power, Rolling Stock, Capsule History

Canadian Pacific Railway: Motive Power, Rolling Stock, Capsule History

By: Dorin, Patrick C

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Saanichton, BC, Superior Publishing/ Hancock House: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16821

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Price-clipped dust jacket scuffed and chipped, some loss base of spine, light soiling. Light wear only to book ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 175 pages View more info

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Model Locomotive Construction

By: Evans, Martin

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Hemel Hempstead, Model & Allied Publications: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18467

ISBN: 0852423551

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


light edgewear to book & dust jacket, scratch on DJ lower front panel, some foxing of page edges. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages; Detailed instructions with diagrams and photos to help the railroad modeler View more info

Image for 6203 Princess Margaret Rose  The First Production Stanier Pacific

6203 Princess Margaret Rose The First Production Stanier Pacific

By: Ewart, Brell & Brian Radford

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Sheffield, UK, Platform 5 Publishing Ltd: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16168

ISBN: 1872524400

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Some creasing of dust jacket head and tail of spine, small nick to base of DJ front panel ; DJ in Mylar. A bright, solid book . ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages View more info

Image for The Great Western Railway in the 1930's - Vol. 2

The Great Western Railway in the 1930's - Vol. 2

By: Geen, David & Barry Scott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Southampton, England, Kingfisher Railway Productions: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16162

ISBN: 0946184275

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear to dust jacket & book, small spot on front pastedown. ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped, bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 96 pages View more info

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Train Time

By: Gibson, M. Allen

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Windsor, NS, Lancelot Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16997

Condition: Very Good+


Light shelfwear to card cover edges. Light sun-fading on spine edges. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 47 pages; "Nostalgic glimpses of a Wolfville, Nova Scotia boyhood during which train watching was a happy pursuit." Gibson was a minister in Nova Scotia with a passion for trains. View more info

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More Last Days of Steam in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

By: Glenn, D. F.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Gloucestershire, Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16164

ISBN: 0750902248

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light edge wear to dust jacket and head & tail of book spine ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 9.61 X 7.40 X 0.71 inches; 160 pages View more info

Image for BC Rail  British Columbia's Great Train Adventure

BC Rail British Columbia's Great Train Adventure

By: Harris, Chris

Price: $22.50

Publisher: 100 Mile House, Country Light Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16615

ISBN: 0969523513

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear to book and dustjacket ; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, bright, solid book ; 9.70 X 8.30 X 0.70 inches; 95 pages; British Columbia's own railroad takes you on a wild ride throught the various climates and terrains that British Columbia offers, from the temparate to the northern climes, from the rolling green hills and rugged mountains to the desert. View more info

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British Columbia's Own Railroad

By: Harris, Lorraine

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Hancock House Publishers: 1982

Seller ID: 14507

ISBN: 0888391250

Condition: Very Good


Bottom back corner creased ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W and Colour photographs.; 0.25 x 8.25 x 5.5 Inches; 64 pages; "Discover the history and people of the Pacific Great Eastern and British Columbia Railway, as well as the Royal Hudson which today carries passengers on a nostalgic trip along the coast." blurb View more info

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Pre-grouping Trains on British Rail L.M.S.Companies

By: Hay, Peter

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Somerset, England, Oxford Publishing Company: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16167

ISBN: 0860933946

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 128 pages View more info

The Cordwood Limited A History of the Victoria and Sidney Railway

By: Hearn, George & David Wilkie

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, British Columbia Railway Historical Association: 1966

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 12244

Condition: Very Good


Some writing on front cover, text unmarked, light wear only to orange card covers ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 80 pages View more info

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Point No Point And Its Railway

By: Hind, Patrick O.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Self Published: 1984

Seller ID: 18914

Condition: Very Good-


Card covers show some wear, light soiling and creasing. Card covers tearing at point of contact with plastic comb binding. ; Text only on the right hand pages ; B&W Photographs and maps; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 19 pages; Point No Point on the east coast of Vancouver Island was once known for the logging railway utilised by the Canadian Puget Sound Lumber and Timber Company in the guise of The Island Logging Company. Back in the 1920s these companies had large holdings in the Jordan River area. View more info

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History of the Canadian Pacific Railway

By: Innis, Harold Adams

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1971

Edition: Reprint; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18800

ISBN: 0802017045

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ and boards show light shelf wear, light soiling of bottom page edges. ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 388 pages; "First published in 1923, this study is the most significant scholarly contribution to Canadian transportation history dealing with Canada's first transcontinental railroad. Thoroughly researched and carefully documented, the book discusses in detail all aspects of CPR construction and operation to 1921." (jacket blurb) View more info

Image for Canadian National in the West, Vol. 1

Canadian National in the West, Vol. 1

By: Love, J. A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Calgary, AB, British Railway Modellers of North America: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19295

ISBN: 0969079850

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show light soiling, staples rusted.; A tight solid book. B&W map at front showing the routes of CNR, CPR and BC Rail from Edmonton to the southern tip of Vancouver Island ; B&W Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 26 pages View more info

Canadian Steam!

By: Morgan, David P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Kalmbach Publishing Co.: 1964

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 15343

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Short tear bottom back edge of price clipped dust jacket, light edge wear, chipping. ; A bright, solid book DJ in Mylar ; B&W Illustrations View more info