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The 1967-1968 Camaro Reference Book
The 1967-1968 Camaro Reference Book
by John R. Hooper
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[No place]: John R. Hooper, (1994). Softcover, 21.5 x 28 cm, 348pp. Pictorial paper wrappers lightly rubbed; light wear to the text block edges; some minor wear to the lower edge of the rear wrapper. Very good condition. RLW... (read more)

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To Santa Rosalia Further and Back
To Santa Rosalia Further and Back
by Harold D. Huycke
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Newport News, VA: Mariner's Museum, 1970. 8vo, 23 x 15 cm. xix 631 pp. Publisher's full brown cloth-covered boards; spine stamped in gilt. Illustrated with black & white photography including one folding plate. In a pictorial dustjacket. Dustjacket... (read more)

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The World in the Air: The Story of Flying in Pictures, 2 Volumes  Signed Edition
The World in the Air: The Story of Flying in Pictures, 2 Volumes Signed Edition
by Francis Trevelyan Miller
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New York: G.P.Putnam's Sons 1930. 2 volumes. 4to. Pioneers Edition. Number 131 of 500 sets produced. Signed by the author & 7 pioneers of aeronautics of the U.S., France, Great Britain, and Germany: Glenn Curtiss, Hugo Eckener, Claude Dornier, Louis... (read more)

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Bibliographies & Indexes in Education #26: Railway Imperialism
Bibliographies & Indexes in Education #26: Railway Imperialism
by Ronald E Robinson
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This contributed volume explores the relationship between imperialism, railways, and informal empire. Contributors account for the origins of main lines in several independent and self-governing countries. The essays reflect on the imperial and anti... (read more)

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Norton Tuning
Norton Tuning
by Paul Dunstall
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Kent: Lodgemark Press Limited, [no date] 32pp., stapled orange wraps. Illustrated with black & white photos, line drawings. Wraps lightly rubbed; evidence of removed label to rear wrap at tail. Very Good Condition. RT/kb... (read more)

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The Story of Erie: Between the Ocean and the Lakes
The Story of Erie: Between the Ocean and the Lakes
by Edward Harold Mott
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New York: John S. Collins, 1901. Quarto, 24 x 30 cm. xii, 524pp. Original black cloth. All edges gilt. Patterned endpapers. Illustrations throughout. Binding lightly rubbed. Hinges split: shaken, but still sound. Good condition. BG/beh... (read more)

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Marmon Handbook
Marmon Handbook
by Nordyke & Marmon Company
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Indianapolis: Nordyke & Marmon Co., [circa 1920s]. Eighteenmo, 15.5 x 11.5 cm. 288 pp. + index Text block bound with brass clasps. Illustrated throughout with drawings, photographs and diagrams. Front and rear pages soiled, creased and torn, loosening... (read more)

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The Boomer: A Story of the Rails
The Boomer: A Story of the Rails
by Harry Bedwell
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Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, (1942). Original gray cloth printed in red, full color dustjacket. Light wear, fading to extremities. Imperfectly opened at pp. 163 - 170, with tears at the bottom, affecting the text on pp. 165 - 166. Dustjacket complete with... (read more)

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A Manual of Yacht and Boat Sailing 1st Edition
A Manual of Yacht and Boat Sailing 1st Edition
by Dixon Kemp
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London: The Field Office, 1878. First edition. Full blue cloth ruled in blind, matte endpapers. vi, 388, [12]pp. Complete with 25 plates. Illustrated throughout with line drawings & charts. Binding rubbed, chipped at head & tail of spine. Joints worn... (read more)

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Unsafe at any Speed: The Designed-in Dangers of the American Automobile 1st Edition
Unsafe at any Speed: The Designed-in Dangers of the American Automobile 1st Edition
by Ralph Nader
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New York: Grossman Publishers, 1965. Octavo, 20.5 x 13.5 cm. xi 365 pp. First edition, first printing stated. Signed "For safer technology/Ralph Nader" on the half-title. Original red cloth-covered boards. Spine stamped in silver and black, front board... (read more)

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An Account of the Construction and Embellishment of Old Time Ships
An Account of the Construction and Embellishment of Old Time Ships
by John R. Stevens
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Toronto: Printed for the author, 1949. Spiral bound, 32 x 23 cm, 176pp. plus 39 black-and-white plates at rear. Limited edition, #377 of 500 numbered copies. With four fold-out diagrams. Stiff black wrappers, front printed in gilt. Wrappers rubbed... (read more)

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Triumph Speed Tuning
Triumph Speed Tuning
by Stan Shenton
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Ormond Beach: M. Arman Publishing Inc., 1982 64pp. Stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout with black & white photos. Very light soiling to wraps. Very Good Condition. RT/kb... (read more)

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Notes et Documents Relatifs a la Politique des Chemins de Fer en Afrique Tropicale, 2 Volumes
Notes et Documents Relatifs a la Politique des Chemins de Fer en Afrique Tropicale, 2 Volumes
by Ministere des Colonies Royaume de Belgique
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Brussells: Establissements Generaux d'Imprimerie 1914. 2 volumes. Quarto 21.5 x 27.5 cm. Full purple cloth with the original printed wrappers bound in. Text in French. Containing 2 large color folding maps 1 black & white folding map 1 single-page map 6... (read more)

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The Deschutes River Railroad War Signed Edition
The Deschutes River Railroad War Signed Edition
by Leon Speroff
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Tracing the geological and railroad history of the Pacific Northwest, Leon Speroff uniquely evokes the Age of the Railroad in his newest book, The Deschutes River Railroad War. With intricate detail, expert understanding and amusing anecdotes, he brings... (read more)

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Lucas Motor Cycle Electrical Equipment Service Manual
Lucas Motor Cycle Electrical Equipment Service Manual
by Lucas
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Birmingham: Joseph Lucas Sales & Service Ltd., [no date] 51pp. Blue stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout with line drawings, schematics. Wraps lightly soiled, bumped at extremities. Very Good Condition. RT/kb... (read more)

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Riding the Dirt
Riding the Dirt
by Bob Sanford
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Newport Beach, CA: Bond/Parkhurst Books, (1972). Octavo, 16 x 23.5 cm, 221pp. Brown cloth over boards stamped in orange. Light wear to the edges of the boards; dust jacket rubbed, lightly edgeworn, and price-clipped; a small gouge to the front panel near... (read more)

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Yacht und Bootsbau
Yacht und Bootsbau
by Curt W. Eichler
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Berlin: Verlag Delius, Klasing & Co., [1961 & 1963]. Octavo, 25 x 18.5 cm. 436 pp. 544 pp. Two volumes in publisher's tan cloth; front boards and spines stamped in brown and white. Illustrated throughout in black & white. Cloth rubbed and foxed; corners... (read more)

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Observer on Ranger During the Races for the America's Cup, 1937
Observer on Ranger During the Races for the America's Cup, 1937
by Fisher Dilke
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London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, (1938). Quarto, 22 x 28 cm, 111pp. First edition. Bound in blue cloth over beveled boards stamped in gilt. Binding rubbed and edgeworn; spine and top edges faded. Pages lightly toned; spine mildly shaken with a few... (read more)

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Buildings and Structures of American Railroads
Buildings and Structures of American Railroads
by Walter G. Berg
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New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1907. Quarto, 23.5 x 30 cm, 500pp. Later printing. Bound in black cloth over boards stamped in gilt and blind. Binding rubbed and soiled with some wear to extremities; adhesive residue (probably from a removed label) on the... (read more)

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Street-Railway Roadbed
Street-Railway Roadbed
by Mason D. Pratt and C. A. Alden
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New York: Street Railway Publishing Company, 1898. Octavo, 15.5 x 23 cm, 135pp. First edition. Bound in green cloth over boards stamped in gilt and blind. Binding lightly rubbed and edgeworn. An internal crack to the binding near the center with the... (read more)

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