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Cessna 1962 172c Sky Hawk Owner's Manual

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cessna: 1962

Seller ID: 20310


Hard-to-find owner's manual in very good condition. Tightly bound and clean Illustrated with technical drawings, charts, and graphs. Measures 5-1/4"x8". Other Cessna manuals available. View more info

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1972 Cadillac Owner's Manual; 1972 Cadillac Emissions Control Systems (In Original Plastic Holder)

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Detroit, Michigan, Cadillac Motor Car Division: 1971

Seller ID: 20595


If you're restoring an old car there's nothing like the original manual to tuck into the glove compartment. Here we have not only the manual, but also the accompanying booklet about the car's emission control systems and their required maintenance and warranty information. Both measure 5" tall by 8" long and fit into their original blue plastic holder. The owner's manual shows some rubbing to blue cover and a small stain to side of textblock which can be seen on the very... View more info

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The Ford Model "A"; A Color, Upholstery and Production Facts Book

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Allen Pak, Michigan, Motor Cities Publishign Company: 1975

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 26993


Crisp, clean book with no bumps to boards and no names or writing. Exceptional pohotographs and much information about the Model A engine, the motor number list, the chassis, body developoments and production, body parts identification charts, body interior trim samples, body types identification chart, 192829 models, 1930-231 models, and 1931 models. Book measures 9"x11-1/4" and has 232 pages plus index. View more info

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The Pike's Peak Cog Road Centennial Edition

By: Abbott, Morris W.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Pulpit Rock Press: 1990

Edition: Centennial Edition

Seller ID: 27572DH


Crisp, clean, as new book -- very handsome with no tears or chips, non bumps, no names or writing and no price-clip. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Book measures 8-3/4" x 11-1/4" and has 176 pages. Book comes with a little something extra too -- two souvenir tickets stamped June 16, 1982 which certifies that the riders ytaveled on the World's highest CCoh Railway from Manitou Springs, Colordo 6571 feet, To Pikesd Peak, 14, 110 feet. Book sports handsome... View more info

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Journeys Through Western Rail History, Colorado Rail Annual No. 22

By: Albi, Charles, Kenton Forrest and Richard Cooley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Colorado Railroad Museum: 2000

Seller ID: 27127TB


Crisp, as new book -- no defect of note and dustjacket protected by brand new mylar cover. Measures 9"x11-1/2" and has 168 pages. Lavishly illustrated with facsimle documents, black and white photographs and full color photos -- 200 images in all. A compilation of articles which continue the saga of Colorado railway history, this time offfering topics which have not been previously discussed -- reminiscences of a Union Pacific claim ragent; the lost locomotive of Kiowa ... View more info

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A History of Transportation in the Ohio Valley: with Special reference to its Waterways, trade, and Commerce from the Earliest Period to the Present Time

By: Ambler, Charles Henry

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Glendale, California, The Arthur H. Clark Company: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27896


Very nice clean book not often seen in the original. Top edge is bright and shiny with gilt and lower and outer edges are deckled. There are no bumps to boards and no names or writing. Pages are also free of foxing. Book measures 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" with 465 pages including index. Book has been collated and all illustrations are present. These include phtootgraphs protected by tissue, a map, and drawings. View more info

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Flagler's Folly; The Railroad That Went to Sea and Was Blown Away

By: Bethel, Rod

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Key West, Rod Bethel: 1990

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 25517DH


Crisp, clean book with no names or writing and no spine crease, Measures 7"x10" and has 111 pages. Lavishly illustrarted with historical photos in black and white. Tells the story of Henry Morrison Flagler who built a railroad at the end of the Floirda Key chain. Work began in 1904-05 and was completed in 1912.. But then in 1935 there came a hurricane ... View more info

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The Last Great Miller: The Four Wheel Drive Indy Car

By: Borgeson, Griffith

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Warrendale, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Society of Automotive Engineers: 2000

Seller ID: 25531


Crisp, clean, beautiful book with no names or writing, no bumps to boards, and no tears or chips to dustjacket which is protected by brand new mylar cover. Measures 9"x11-1/4" and has 329 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs and facsimile documents. More than 100 photos and over 100 original letters, most written by Harry Miller himself. Focus is on the Four Wheel Drive Special which raced in Indianapolis from 1932 through 1937. View more info

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Indiana Railroad: The Magic Interurban

By: Bradley, George K.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Central Electric Railfans Association: 2001

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 25055


Crisp, beautiful book -- no bumps to boards, no names or writing , and no tears or chips to jacket which will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Book measures 9"x12" and is printed on coated paper. Illustrated profusely, primarily with black and white historic photos, but also some color. An extensive text follows the evolution of the interurband in Indiana which were broguth together under the same umbrella -- the Indiana Railroad. 224 pages. View more info

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When Giants Roamed the Sky: Karl Arnstein and the Rise of Airships from Zeppelin to Goodyear

By: Brothers, Eric

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University Of Akron Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 27718


Crisp, clean book with snow white pages and page edges. No names or writing and no tears or chips to dustjacket which has also not been price-clipped. Jacket looks most handsome in brand new mylar cover. Book measures 9-1/2" x 10-1/4" and has 276 pages. Printed on quality coated paper and is illustrated with both black and white and color photographs. Text tells the amazing story of Karl Arnstein who designed and developed more airships than any other designer ... View more info

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Chicago South Shore & South Bend Railroad: How the Medal Was Won (Bulletin 124)

By: Carlson, Norman (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Central Electric Railfans' Association: 1985

Edition: Presumed First

Seller ID: 23506


Very nice clean book which is oversized at 8-3/4" x 11-1/4" with 159 pages. The binding is nicely decorated with a simple design in gilt on front and back. The only defect is the previous owner's name at the top corner of the frotn free endpaper. I have tucked an unused bookplate to use, or not, at your discretion. Chapters titles are: Lake Shores Days; Cost of Reoproduction of the Cihcago , Lake Shore and South Bend Railway Company in Indiana; The South Shore Is Born;... View more info

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Houston North Shore Railway

By: Charles C. Robinson; Paul L. DeVerter II

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Central Electric Railfans Association: 2000

Seller ID: 28110


Crisp, beautiful as new book -- appears unread. No names or writing and no defects inside or out. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. The Houston North Shore Railway opened in 1927 and is noted for being the last interurban built in the U.S. Book contains 217 photographs, 16 maps including track layouts, six drawings of rolling stock and a roster of equipment. Book is printed on quality coated paper. Measures9" x 11" and has 164 pages. Beautiful color endpa... View more info

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Maserati Road Cars 1946 1979

By: Crump, Richard; Box, Rob De La Rive

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Scarsdale, New York, U.S.A., Barnes Publishing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24959


Crisp, beautiful book with no names or writing and no tears or chips to jacket whcih has been protected by brand new mylar Only fault is small wear spot to upper front corner.Measures 10"x11-1/2". Amply illustrated, primarily with black and white photographs, but some color at middle of the book -- 500 images in all. Models covered include:A6/I 500, A6G/2000, A6GCS Berlinetta, 3500GT, Sebring, Mistral, 5000GT, Quattroporte I, Mexico, Gihbli, Indy, Bora, Marak, Kh... View more info

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Kansas City Streetcars Remembered

By: Elsner, Henry

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hicksville, New York, N.J. International: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27491


Crisp, clean almost most like new oversized booklet. It has 80 pages filled with pictures of the streetcars of Kansas City, Missouri from the 1920's through the 1950's.The historic photographs are of fine quality and it's very attractive with color photos brightening up a spread of duotones. Each photo is captioned and examples are grouped by likeness. Booklet measures 8-1/4" tall and 10-3/4" wide. View more info

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History of the Studebaker Corporation 1852-1923

By: Erskine, Albert Russel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Detroit, Michigan, The Studebaker Corporation: 1924

Seller ID: 23610


Very nice book, handled gently. The pages are very clean with no foxing and no names or writing. The binding is also very good with no cracking to gutters. There's a tiny bump on the front cover which appears to be a small tear to the surface and was reglued. It's at the upper front corner next to the gold ruling. The book measures 6-3/4" x 9-3/4" ans has 229 pages. Text is divdied into two parts, The Early Period and The Studebaker Corporation. There are also 90-plud p... View more info

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The Life and Times of the Swansea and Mumbles Railway

By: Gabb, Gerald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cowbridge, D. Brown & Sons Limited: 1987

Seller ID: 24785


Very nice book with laminated pictorial boards, designed without dustjacket. Nicely illuatrated throughout with drawings and black and white photographs, Measures 7"x9-3/4". A very charming history of a British railway founded in 1804 as an industrrial tramway and later became a passenger train. 80 pages. View more info

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Farmcarts to Fords: A History of the Military Ambulance, 1790-1925 (Medical Humanities Series)

By: Haller Jr., John S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Southern Illinois University Press: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 28002


Crisp and clean as new. Former owner's beautiful older bookplate is affixed to front pastedown, partially obscured by front endflap of dustjacket. Otherwise book is pristine inside and out. dustjacket has a brand new mylar cover. Book measures 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" with 269 pages, inclduing index. Book contain photos and drawings, but most of the emphasis is on text. Book is the first history of the techn iques, systems and technologies to evacuate the wounded from the battl... View more info

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Shipwrecks of Lake Erie's Island Region Part 1 -- Kelley's Island

By: Herdendorf, Charles E.; Pansing, Linda L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vermillion, Ohio, Great Lakes Historical Society; Peachman Lake Erie Shipwreck Research Center: 2005

Edition: Technical Report No. 4

Seller ID: 27877


Very clean booklet in pristine condition inside and out with no names or writing. Measures 8-1/2" x 11" with 62 pages. Ample photographs plus data on 65 ships from Adventure to Young America, all of which met disaster off Kelley's Island. Among the data are these items: type of ship, where and when built, specs, when lost, location, reason for wreck, lives lost, cargo, master of the ship, owner of the ship, fate of ship after the wreck, remarks, and sourcea. Also co... View more info

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The Great Lakes Wooden Shipbuilding Era

By: Inches, H.C.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Great Lskes Historical Society: 1976

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 25804


Crisp, clean book tightly bound with a plastic comb to lie flat. Measures 11" tall and 17" wide and is printed on very nice cream-colored paper. Text is at front of book and all art, drawings and photographs are confined back. Includes schematics, drawings, and photographs of the Lucia A. Simpson, the Montezuma (schooner 101, the David Dows, the Charles H. Bradley, the Tampa (steamer 74),the building and disintegration of the Indiana,schooners, freight and passenger pro... View more info

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The Complete Book of Bugatti

By: Kestler, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Venice, Italy, Libreria dell'Automobile: 1980

Edition: English Edition

Seller ID: 28309


This is a nice little book measuring just 4-3/4" x 7-3/4". It's printed on quality coated paper and has plentiful black and white photographs, plus color art and even some technical drawings. The cover is designed with a French wrapper which extends the cover to create deep flaps. In this case both flaps have information -- the front tells the victories of Bugatti and the back one offers technical characteristics. Book is clean and bright inside and out with no names or ... View more info