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BOOKS: General Hard Cover & Soft Cover

BOOK DISCOUNT: Purchase $150+, DEDUCT 15%
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Hard Cover Books - General

TITLE AUTHOR PRICE
150 Years of North American Railroads (1982) Fitzsimon $30.00
A Railroad Album "Highliners" (1960) Beebe $40.00
All Aboard, Golden Age of American Travel Yenne $30.00
American Heritage: History of Railroads in America (1975) Oliver Jensen $32.50
American Railroads (1984) Hollingsworth $35.00
America's Colorful Railroads (1978) Don Ball, Jr $35.00
America's Rail Pictorial (1997) COLOR Russ Porter $40.00
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad: Steam Locos, Ships & History (1966) Richard Prince $245.00
Burlington Route (1965) Richard C. Overton $50.00
Cabins, Crummies & Hacks (& Vans) Vol 5: Northern North America (1987) COLOR Henry Maywald $42.00
Colorado Rail Annual #11: Rocky Mountain West (1973) Colorado RR Museum $45.00
Colorado Rail Annual #15:Idaho-Montana (1981) Ferrell/Hauck $34.00
Colorado Rail Annual #17 (1973) Colorado RR Museum $34.50
Colorado Rail Annual #9: RGS Galloping Goose (1976) Rhine/Davis $49.50
Commuter Railroads (1970) Dorin $30.00
Daylight Reflections (1987) COLOR Nils Huxtable $125.00
Delaware & Hudson (1967) Shaughnessy $95.00
Denver, South Park & Pacific - Memorial Edition (1976) Rare M. C. Poor $265.00
Encyclopedia of American Business History & Biography: Railroads in the Age of Regulation, 1900-1980 (1988) Keith L. Bryant, Jr $50.00
Focus:The Railroad in Transition:47-67 (Used) (1971) Carper $20.00
Great Railway Journeys (1983)   $9.50
Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow (1977) D. Brown $21.50
Highball, A Pagaent of Trains (1945) Beebe $38.50
Illustrated Book of Steam and Rail - 512 pages (2002) COLOR Garratt/Wade-Matthews $50.00
International Model Railroad Guide (HO 1978/79) COLOR Stein $25.00
Iron Horse (1987) COLOR Lorie / Garratt $34.00
Locomotives on Parade (1940) Used Edward Hungerford $32.00
Louisville & Nashville's Atlanta Division (2000) Michael George $40.00
Ltds Along the Lakefront: The IC in Chicago (1986) Lind $40.00
Luxury Trains of the World (1979) G. Freeman Allen $22.00
Metropolitan Corridor (1983) Stilgoe $19.75
Model Railroader Cyclopedia Vol I: Steam Locomotives (1960) Linn H. Westcott $125.00
Monon Route George W. Hilton $45.00
Monon: The Hoosier Line (1987) Gary/Stephan Dalzall $100.00
Night Trains (1989) Peter T. Maiken $65.00
North American Steam (1991) Cahill/Dabloski $30.00
Northern Pacific Railway-Supersteam Era:1925-45 (1987) Frey/Schrenk $85.00
Otto Perry's Railroad Pilgrimage (1981 1st Ed.) Otto Perry $100.00
Pacific Slope Railroads (1959) Abdill $40.00
Playing With Trains (2004) Sam Posey $20.00
Pool Power West (2000) COLOR Bob Hanggie $42.50
Portrait of the Rails (1972) Don Ball, Jr $40.00
PRR: Hudson To Horseshoe (1994) COLOR Wm D. Volkmer $50.00
Railroads, An American Journey (1975) No Dust Jacket Don Ball, Jr $36.00
Railroads: The Great American Adventure (1977) COLOR Ogburn $19.75
Rails (1981) Don Ball, Jr $30.00
Rails Across America (1993) COLOR William L. Withuhn $40.00
Rails, Sagebrush and Pines (1984) Mallory Hope Ferrell $65.00
Railways, A Portrait History of 1st 150 Years (1974) Ellis $19.00
Signatures in Steel (1991) COLOR Greg McDonnell $65.00
Southern Pacific, Official Color Photography, Vol I (2000) Anthony W. Thompson $50.00
Speedway To Sunshine: FEC Ry (1984) Seth H. Bramson $250.00
Stations West, Story of Oregon Rwys (1972) Culp $65.00
Steam Locomotives of the Burlington Route (1978) Corbin/Kerka $85.00
Steam Trains (1988) COLOR Jim Wicre $28.00
Super Book of Trains (1986) Roberts $7.50
The Collected Colorado Annual Vol I - VII (1974)   $65.00
The Comp'ny (1967) Temple Crittenden $40.00
The Encyclopedia of Railroads (1977) COLOR O.S. Nock $39.50
The History of the Atcheson, Topeka & Santa Fe (COLOR) (1988) Berkman $32.00
The History of the Baltimore & Ohio (1989) Timothy Jacobs $30.00
The History of the NYC System (1985) Klein $42.50
The History of the Pennsylvania Railroad (1988) Timothy Jacobs $40.00
The History of Trains (1990) COLOR Ferrari / Lazzati $24.00
The Impossible Railway: Canadian Pacific (1972) Pierre Berton $33.50
The Last Steam Railroad in America: N&W (1995) COLOR Garver Link $30.00
The Lore of the Trains (1971) C. Hamilton Ellis $20.00
The Lost Pleasures of the Great Trains (1975) Martin Page $26.50
The N.P. Railroad of McGee & Nixon R. Green $50.00
The Northwestern: A History of the Chicago & Northwestern Rwy System (1996) H. Roger Grant $60.00
The Pennsylvania Railroad: 1940s - 1950s (1986) COLOR Don Ball, Jr $65.00
The Pictorial History of Railroads (1988) Westwood $23.50
The Streamliner Era (1975) Robert C. Reed $175.00
The Trains We Rode (1990) DOUBLE EDITION Beebe/Clegg $110.00
The White Plume (1976) Bowman $21.50
This Was Railroading (1958) George B. Abdill $43.50
Trackside Reading Anthracite Country with Arch & Bruce Kantner (2003) COLOR Jeremy F. Plant $45.00
Train Journeys of the World (1994) COLOR   $35.00
Train Wrecks (1968) Robert C. Reed $30.00
Tweetsie (1958) Julian Scheer $30.00
Tweetsie Country (1976 1st Edition) Mallory Hope Ferrell $125.00
Waiting For The 5:05 (1977) Grow/Lancaster $27.50
West From Omaha (1990) COLOR Jack A. Pfeifer $125.00

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Soft Cover Books - General

TITLE AUTHOR PRICE
A History of The American Locomotive: 1830-1880 (1979) John H. White $35.00
A Northwest Rail Pictorial (1983) W. Wing $29.50
American Premium Guide to Electric Trains (1986) Richard O'Brien $6.00
American Railroads (1997) John F. Stover $25.00
Amtrak Heritage 1971-1977 (1979) John Taibi $20.00
Anthracite Country Color (1998) COLOR Gerard Bernet $24.00
Baldwin Locomotives (Have quarterly issues from 1924 to 1939) The Baldwin Locomotive Works, Publisher $25 each
Central VT & Grand Trunk Diesel Locomotives (1940-1975) Liljestrand/Sweetland $20.00
CF7 Locomotives: From Clebourne to Everywhere (1997) COLOR Gary F. Poole $25.00
Chesapeake & Ohio Diesel Review (1982) Carl Shaver $65.00
ConRail Power 1 1976 Bob Reid $35.00
Cowboys, Miners, Presidents & Kings:Grand Canyon Rwy (1985) Al Richmond $25.00
Diesel Locomotives of CSXT & Predecessors (1993) COLOR Nuckles/Dixon,Jr $20.00
Dimensions & Classification of Electric & Diesel Locomotives Hump & Brake Power Trailers of the New York Central System   $28.00
Discovering Washington's Historic Miners   $25.00
Erie Lackawanna Freight Equipment Diagram Book 1975 (Reprint 1996) EL Hist. Soc. $45.00
Erie Railroad Co. Diagrams of Passenger Equipment May, 1952 (Reprint 2000) E.L. Hist. Soc. $55.00
Erie Steam Locomotive Diagrams (Reprint) M&NJ Rwy Hist. Soc. $65.00
Four Great Divisions COLOR John Henderson $30.00
Grand Trunk Heritage (1987) Philip R. Hastings $17.00
Iron Roads (1972) David E. Stephens $15.00
Locomotive & Railway Preservation (1st Issue 3/86) Mark Smith $10.00
Lost Glory:Great Days of the American Rwys (1977) Logan $10.00
Narrow Gauge & Short Line Gazette (Have back issues from 1978 to 1986) Robt Brown, Editor $6 each
Narrow Gauge Railway Scenes (1992) Wolf $24.00
New Haven Division, Murray Hill to Cedar Hill (1988) A. Sherry $24.00
Railway Passenger Travel - 1825 to 1880 (1962) Horace Porter $25.00
Railways of Canada (1978) Used Mika $25.00
Railways of New Brunswick (1993) David Nason $20.00
Rocky Mountain Railroads: The Rio Grande Southern Part 1 (1999) COLOR, Signed Richard Dorman $36.00
Steamcars to the Comstock (1957) Beebe/Clegg $32.50
Steel, Smoke & Steam (1992) Margery Read $16.50
Susquahanna - From Shortlines to Stackpacks (1987) COLOR Karlewicz/Hartley $36.00
The 1967 NMRA Directory (1967) NMRA $5.00
The American Railroad Passenger Car: Vol I & II (1991) John H. White $95.00
The Lima Shays of the Greenbrier, Cheat & Elk Railroad Co (1969)   $25.00
The Morristown & Erie Railway (1986) Bob Pennisi $25.00
The Overland Route: U.P. (18.75) Grenard / Krause $18.75
Those Magnificent Trains (1994) COLOR Ditlefsen $16.00
Trains of the Pennsylvania Dutch Country (1976) Denney, Jr $24.00
Why you can haul at least 30% more per ton of locomotive with the modern HEISLER    

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Hard Cover Books - Trolleys & Interurbans

TITLE AUTHOR PRICE
A Rainbow of Traction (1988) COLOR CERA 126 $50.00
Mile-High Trolleys (1975) Jones, McKeener, Wagner $49.50
North Shore: America's Fastest Interurban (1973) William Middleton $40.00
Pennsylvania Trolleys in Color Vol III: The Pittsburgh Region William D. Volkmer $45.00
The Milwaukee Electrics (1987) Noel T. Holley $100.00
The New York Subway: IRT 1904 (Used)   $45.00
Trackside Under Pennsy Lines (2000) COLOR Shuman/Plant $42.00
Trolleys to the Surf: The Story of the Los Angeles Pacific Rwy (1976) Myers/Swett $120.00
Westinghouse Electric Rwy Transportation (1979) CERA 118 $65.00

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Soft Cover Books - Trolleys & Interurbans

TITLE AUTHOR PRICE
An Interurban Goes Modern CERA 20-34 $28.00
Diamondbugs:Rail Motor Cars(Erie RR) (1999) Jack Grasso $20.00
Duneland Electric (1984) Donald Kaplan $36.00
I.N.L. (1978) Swett $37.50
Red Car Days-Memories of the Pacific Electric: I.S.#92 (1983) Raphael Long $27.50
The Railhead Vol VII (1973) Blackhawk Chapter $5.00
Train Shed Cyclopedia #15:Heavy Traction 1922-41(1974) Newton K. Gregg $28.00
Trolley Talk (Many Back Issues Available from 1986 into 1990s) J.A. Sack, Editor $2 Each

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"How To" Books - Hard Cover

TITLE AUTHOR PRICE
Encyclopedia of Model Railroading (1985) Allen $14.00
International Model Railways Guide (1978) COLOR Stein $30.00
Scale Model Railroading (1964) Used White $17.50
The Encyclopedia of Model Railroads (1979) COLOR Terry Allen $28.00

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"How To" Books - Soft Cover

ALSO HAVE 100's of Assorted Catalogs, Newsletters
 & Plans from 1950's to Present - CALL
TITLE AUTHOR PRICE
6 HO Railroads You Can Build Kalmbach $15.00
A Treasury of Model Railroad Photos (1991) COLOR Frary/Furlow/Olson/Scoles $25.00
HO Railroad From Start to Finish (1993) Kelly $15.00
How To Build Model Railroad Benchwork Westcott $12.00
Model Scale/Gauge Encyclopedia (1995) E.R. Crain $9.75
N Scale Primer (1980) Russ Larson $8.75
N-Scale (11/89 AND 3/90) Hundman $8.00
Railroad Journal: 3 & 4 Bay Covered Hoppers (1995) COLOR   $10.00
Scenery Tips & Techniques From MR Kalmbach $15.00
Skyscrapers (1992) COLOR Bender $8.50
Tab Books: Build Your Own Universal Computer Interface (1989) SIGNED Bruce Chubb $30.00
Tab Books: Model Railroad Electronics (1978) James Kyle $9.00
Tab Books: The Complete Handbook of Model Railroading (1978) Jim Buehner $12.50
Tab Books:Small-Scale Model Railroads (1991) S. Blackwell Duncan $14.50
The Best of Model Railroading Magazine's Track Plans (1983) Robert Schleicher $13.00
The HO Model Railroad Handbook (1983) Schleicher $15.00
The Practical Guide to HO Model Railroading Kalmbach $11.00

 

Tapes & Software

PLEASE NOTE: Book Discounts DO NOT apply to tapes and software!!

Tapes

TITLE PRODUCER PRICE
TP&W: The Toledo, Peoria & Western Greenfrog $16.00

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Software

None at this time.