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

By: Dorin, Patrick C

Price: $20.00

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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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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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

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Canadian Guide Canada's Up-To-The Minute Gazetteer & Shipper's Directory June 1969

By: Newey, Stan C. (Editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montreal, International Railway Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1969

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 17561

Condition: Good+


Covers show shelf wear, light soiling, creasing and small tears. Tape repairs and reinforcements have been applied, previous owner's initials on first page, light yellowing of pages. ; A tight solid book. ; Charts & Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; A railway timetable guide, published monthly (this is June 1969) with timetable information for both Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Railways, plus information on shipping companies, customs houses, and information on air and waterway connections for freight shipments within Canada and overseas. Several pages of period B&W advertisments an... View more info

Pictorial History of Railroading In British Columbia

By: Sanford, Barrie

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Whitecap Books Ltd.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15212

ISBN: 0920620272

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Signed by Author; Top fore corners bumped, a few short tears top dust jacket edge ; Large author inscription on half title page. A tight solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 0.7 x 10 x 9.1 Inches; 144 pages; The mountainous terrain of British Columbia has been a challenge to the laying of track to join the various areas of BC but the views could be quite spectacular. View more info

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Steel Rails and Iron Men A Pictorial History of the Kettle Valley Railway

By: Sanford, Barrie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Whitecap Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16236

ISBN: 1895099277

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Light edge wear, gift notation on front pastedown ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 0.9 x 11.1 x 8.8 Inches; 165 pages; Barrie Sanford, author of 'McCulloch's Wonder', presents a unique pictorial history of the legendary Kettle Valley Railway. Archival photographs and several from the author's personal collection illustrate the history of the Kettle Valley Railway from its construction through its turbulent lifespan and eventual demise. These moving visual images celebrate the magnitude of the engineering feats achieved by Andrew McCulloch an... View more info