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Image for "Steamin' to the Bells": Around the Middle Sea- the Allerites' Own Book.

"Steamin' to the Bells": Around the Middle Sea- the Allerites' Own Book.

By: McClure, Alfred. (ed).

Price: $205.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: McClure, 1900.: 1900

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: nm 89


#59 of 350 copies. 335p. photos. Oversize. White cloth with decorated cover. SIGNED by McClure. Chronicles voyage of North German Lloyd Steamer Aller in the Mediterranean. Much ephemera of the trip laid in. Fine copy. View more info

A Century of Pullman Cars. Volume One. Alphabetical List

By: Barger, Ralph.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sykesville, Maryland, U.S.A., Greenberg, 1988.: 1988

Seller ID: nm 2827


2nd Printing. 319p. photos. With Correction sheets. Oversize. Jacket front scratched. Fine/Near Fine Copy View more info

A Companion to Canadian National Railways : An Annotated Historical Roster of Passenger Equipment

By: Lepkey, Gay.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Bytown Railway Society, 1999.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: nm 2829


1st ed. 322p. Photos. Line drawings. Oversize. As new/As new Copy View more info

A Complete History of Connecticut: Civil & Ecclesiastical...1630-1764.

By: Trumbull, Benjamin.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: H. D. Utley, 1898.: 1898

Seller ID: nm 2531


2 vols. 495p + 475p. Tan cloth. Spines slightly darkened. Clean & tight inside. Very Good+ Set View more info

A Manual Containing Information Respecting the Growth of the Mulberry Tree with Suitable Directions for the Culture of Silk.

By: Cobb, J. H.

Price: $262.00

Publisher: Boston: Carter, Hendee and Babcock, 1831.: 1831

Seller ID: nm 2358


68p. 3 plates: 2 hand colored of mulberry leaves & of the development of the silk worm. third plate shows machinery for silk making. Paper covered boards, cloth spine. Water spots on front, foxing. Near Fine copy View more info

Image for A New and Authentic History of England: From the Remotest Period of Intelligence to the Close of the Year 1767.

A New and Authentic History of England: From the Remotest Period of Intelligence to the Close of the Year 1767.

By: Clarendon, Hugh.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London: J. Cook, c. 1770.: 1770

Seller ID: nm 3872


2 vols. 570p. + 593 + index 8p. Rag paper. 72 Engravings. Original calf leather. Spines very darkened (water damaged?). Front board is off vol. I. Others tender. Much edge wear. Fair set. View more info

A Woman from Memphis: Poems 1960-78.

By: Sargent, Robert.

Price: $346.00

Publisher: DC: The Works, 1987.: 1987

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: nm 788


2d. ed. 42p. Original William Christenberry color photograph 3 x 5" mounted on front cover. SIGNED by Sargent. Wraps. Color photo is of a dilapidated doorway: mixture of classical with plywood & rusting metal & bungled signage. Fine copy. View more info

Adventures in the Wilds of the United States & British American Provinces.

By: Lanman, Charles.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Moore, 1856.: 1856

Seller ID: nm 3294


514p.+ 517p. total 12 illustrations: all present. Original embossed red cloth with gilt image of moose on front covers & fish on spine. Corners slightly worn as are tops of spines. Publishing date has been inked on top of spine of vol I. Very Good Set View more info

Air Service Engine Handbook.

By: Hourwich, Iskander. (ed).

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Dayton: Engineering Div, McCook Field., 1925. 1st Ed.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: nm 345


738p. line drawings, graphs. Produced for the US Army Air Service. Both hinges brocken, wear to top & bottom of spine. Fair copy. View more info

Allis-Chalmers Construction Machinery & Industrial Equipment

By: Swinford, Norm.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Motorbooks, 1998: 1998

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: nm 4079


First ed. 320p. b/w Photos. Oversize. Jacket priced. As New/As New Copy View more info

American Academy & American Art-Union. Introduction & Exhibition Record 1816-1852.

By: Cowdrey, Mary B.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: New York Historical Society, 1953.: 1953

Seller ID: nm 3407


2 volumes: Introduction & Exhibition Record. 311p. + 504p. Red cloth. Owner's name. Fine set. View more info

An Overland Journey Round the World During the Years 1841 & 1842.

By: Simpson, George (Gov of Hudsons Bay Terr)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1847.: 1847

Seller ID: nm 169


230p. Original embossed red cloth. Inscribed Wm. Samuel Johnson. Foxing to end papers. Top & bottom of spine chipped, side of spine ripped about 3/4 of length. Good Copy. View more info

Art of Brass in Model Railroading. Vol. 1.

By: Kumata, Seichi.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Tokyo: Pesse Eisenbahn, 1982.: 1982

Seller ID: nm 3604


218p. b/w photos. Oversize. Owner's emboss on jacket flaps & flyleaves. Fine/Fine copy View more info

Articulated Steam Locomotives of North America. Vol. I.

By: LeMassena, Robert.

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Sundance, 1979.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: nm 3602


1st ed. Ltd. ed. Copy 1369 of ??. 416p. photos. Some color. Oversize. Pictorial cover. Black faux leather spine. SIGNED on half title by copy number. In vinyl protector. Fine copy View more info

Atlantic City Railroad: Royal Route to the Sea. History of the Reading's Seashore Railroad 1877-1933.

By: Cook & Coxey.

Price: $170.00

Publisher: West Jersey Chapter, National Railway Historical Soc., 1980.: 1980

Seller ID: nm 3671


NAP. 172p. b/w photos. Maps. Oversize. Fine/Fine copy View more info

Autograph Letter SIGNED.

By: Frankfurter, Felix.

Price: $1,050.00

Publisher: 1960

Seller ID: nm 2164


On US Surpeme Court stationary. Dated September 17, 1960. To A.H. Whitelaw. In reference to Professor Harold Laski. Envelope also handwritten. "Of course I shall be glad to talk to the Guggenheim Foundation, when asked, how highly I value an illuminating exposition of Harold Laski as Teacher and the relevance of such a study to an examination of many educational problems - indeed its bearing on the function of university education. Good luck to you! I don't see... View more info

Autograph Letter SIGNED.

By: Frankfurter, Felix.

Price: $1,050.00

Publisher: 1956

Seller ID: nm 2165


On US Surpeme Court stationary. Dated January 28, 1956. To A.H. Whitelaw. In reference to Professor Harold Laski. "Thank you for your kind words. A man must shape and write his own book. My ?? thought for one who is tyring to convey the bards ?? because of Laski, his genius as a teacher ?? what function in is mmore important? Is to avoid the ideological bog of cou??. My ....best to you. Yours sincerely, Felix Frankfurture" Vienna-born Frankfurter had serve... View more info

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Ben-Hur A Tale of Christ

By: Wallace, Lew

Price: $226.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, 1880: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: nm 2572


1st ed. Not a first printing as there is no date on the title page. Probably a "second state". Has all the other points for a first edition: "be-became" misprint on page 11 lines 37-38. Short 6 word dedication in 2 lines: "To the wife of my youth" & page count 552p + 12p ads. Hard to say what color it is: somewhat green pebbled cloth with slightly beveled free edges. Gilt lettering on spine but no other decorations. Missing about 1/4 inch of cloth... View more info

Bentley's Complete Phrase Code.

By: Bentley, E. L.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Bensinger?, C. 1909.: 1909

Seller ID: nm 1013


New Edition. 1909? Distributed by Bensinger Co. in NYC. About 200p. Original brown cloth. Oversize. Label on front flyleaf reads " Found in Office of Bank of Japan Room 2520 120 Broadway, N.Y.C. 12/14/41 C.J.S. " Obviously this was siezed by the US government at the commencement of hostilities with Japan. The stated purpose of the code was to save money in telegraphing by reducing the length of the text sent. See also NM 1032. Very Good copy View more info

Biographical Annals of Cumberland County Pennsylvania Containing the Geneological Records of Prominent & Representative Citizens & Many of the Early Settled Families

By: Zeamer, Jeremiah et al.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chicago: Genealogical Co, 1905.: 1905

Seller ID: nm 39


850p. Photos. Gilt edged. Recently rebound in leatheette. Very Overzise. Text Very Good, Covers Fine. Overall Near Fine copy View more info

Budd Car: The RDC Story.

By: Crouse, Chuck.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Weekend Chief, 1990: 1990

Seller ID: nm 2998B


NAP. 226p. Photos. Mostly color. Line drawings. Oversize. Fine/Fine copy View more info

By Rail to the Boardwalk

By: Gladulich, Richard.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Trans-Anglo, 1986: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: nm 3137


1st ed. 331p. Photos. Oversize. As New/As new Copy View more info

California & Alaska & Over the Canadian Pacific Railway

By: Webb, William

Price: $190.00

Publisher: Putnam's, 1891.: 1891

Seller ID: nm 54


2d ed ( Popular). 268p. illustrated. Original brown Decorated Cover. Top edge gilt. Hinges intact. Fine Copy. View more info

Californian Pictures in Prose & Verse

By: Avery, Benjamin

Price: $150.00

Publisher: San Francisco: Carson, 1885: 1885

Seller ID: nm 50


344p. with 13 engravings of Califonia landscapes. Decorated cover, very bright . Fine Copy. View more info

Chariots for Apollo: History of Manned Lunar Spacecraft. NASA SP-4205

By: Brooks, Grimwood, & Swenson.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: NASA GPO, 1979 /1979.: 1979

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: nm 2520


1st ed. First Edition. 538p. Photos. Blue cloth. Fine copy View more info

Image for Choice Spirits Museum: A Collection of Songs.

Choice Spirits Museum: A Collection of Songs.

By: Howard, H.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London: E. Sumpter 1765.: 1765

Seller ID: nm 3871


94p. on rag paper. Satirical/humorous verse. Frontispiece of Howard. Marbled boards, leather spine. Large format. Boards off. No spine. Text block clean & tight. Frontispiece separated. Fair to Poor copy View more info

Image for Culture of Silk: or, an Essay on Its Rational Practice and Improvement. In Four Parts. For Use of the American Colonies.

Culture of Silk: or, an Essay on Its Rational Practice and Improvement. In Four Parts. For Use of the American Colonies.

By: Pullein, Samuel.

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: London: Millar, 1758.: 1758

Seller ID: nm 2353


299p. Frontispiece. four parts: "I. On the raising and planting of mulberry trees. II. On hatching and rearing the silkworms. III. On obtaining their silk, and breed. IV. On reeling their silk-pods." The two plates (one being the frontispiece) show various machinery and tools for, and stages of, the production of silk. Original leather. Professsional repairs to cover. Binding still tender. Pages OK. In New professionally made clam shell box, light bown cloth the ... View more info

Cunard Liner Queen Mary. Anatomy of the Ship.

By: Watton, Ross

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Naval Institute, 1989.: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: nm 4239


1st ed. 144p. Photos. Line drawings. Oversize. Fine/Fine copy View more info

Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad in the Nineteenth Century 1828 - 1899.

By: Taber, Thomas.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Steamtown Volunteer Assoc., 2000: 2000

Seller ID: nm 2748


3d ed. Reprint of 1977. copy #233. 412p. Photos. Color illustrations. Oversize. Fine/Fine Copy View more info

Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad in the Twentieth Century 1899 - 1960. Part II. Road of Anthracite. Equipment & Marine Operation of the Lackawana Railroad...

By: Taber, Thomas.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Steamtown Volunteer Assoc., 1981: 1981

Edition: Numbered

Seller ID: nm 3379


Numbered copy #1381. 396p. Photos. Oversize. Fine/Fine Copy View more info