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1 Gordon, S. P. TRAINS: an Illustrated History of Locomotive Development
0904644197 / 9780904644197; This book contains the history of locomotive development from the very first steam engine experiments of Stephenson to the advanced passenger trains of today. It is superbly illustrated with contemporary pictures and color photographs. The great steam era, the underground story, and the magnificent royal carriages and station buildings of the last 100 years are given special emphasis. Contains 250 illustrations in color and black and white. 192 pages including an index. The green binding has light wear at the corners and spine ends. There is a 1 1/2" scratch on the front cover, which is light, and two spots near the bottom, also light. The back cover has a bit of additional wear at the bottom 1" near the spine. The first free end paper was apparently stuck to the inside front cover, leaving two white areas on the ffep side, one 1 1/2", one a bit more than 1 1/2". Also white spots were left when parted on the inside cover; they are about the same size or slightly smaller than the ffep. The jacket lines up with the picture on the inside covers; price not clipped. The jacket has light wear at the corners. The top spine is a bit more worn with a tiny tear. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Cathay Books
London, WI, 1976, 
Hardcover
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Illustrated by Photographs; 
001861; 
Price: 10.12 USD
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2 Le Tourneur D'Ison, Cyril In the Tracks of the Last Steam Trains
1844300277 / 9781844300273; NEW - In the dawn of the Millennium, one of the most powerful symbols of the Industrial Revolution, the Steam Train, is disappearing from the face of the world. The photographic record of 8 separate journeys in this book took over 3 years to compile. The photographs, over 200, were especially commissioned and appear here for the first time. This is a unique record of those lines where steam is still king, including The Lumberjack Train of Romania, The Trans Manchurian Trains of China, and The Last Working Steam Train in Europe. 192 pages, profusely illustrated in color and black & white. The cover is blue cloth. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.; Folio - over 12 - 15" tall
Hachette Illustrated UK
London, 2003, 
Hardcover
New in New dust jacket


002257; 
Price: 11.04 USD
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3 Miller, Allan W. Model Railroad Resources: a Where-To-Find-It Guide for the Hobbyist
0873418875 / 9780873418874; This all-new comprehensive directory lists thousands of sources and resources for model railroaders in all of the popular scales! Included are: Major manufacturers, After-Market manufacturers and suppliers, Retailers and hobby shops, Associations and clubs, Magazines and periodicals, Relevant web sites, and Reference books and price guides. It's the one directory every model railroader needs! 189 pages including a glossary and several pages for your own notes. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Krause Pubns Inc
Iola, Wisconsin, U. S. A., 2000, 
Softcover
New with no dust jacket

Illustrated by Photographs; 
001946; 
Price: 7.36 USD
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