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Rails Under the Mighty Hudson: The Story of the Hudson Tubes, the Pennsylvania Tunnels and Manhattan Transfer, Brian J. Cudahy
1 Rails Under the Mighty Hudson: The Story of the Hudson Tubes, the Pennsylvania Tunnels and Manhattan Transfer
Brian J. Cudahy
Brattleboro, Vermont Stephen Greene Press 1975 0828902577 / 9780828902571 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clewan yellow cloth boards with black stamped lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (small name and date neatly penned at top corner of front fixed endpaper). Illustrated with photographs. 79 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, has corner price clip at top of front inside flap, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the rails built under the mighty Hudson River, complete to PATH and AMTRAK operations over rails that carried the origibnal H&M "Black" multiple-unit trains and PRR's fabled DD-1 and GG-1 electric locomotives. A railroad book with something for every rail fan, combining subway, interurban, mainline, electric and steam railroading. 024469

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Historic Railroads, Holland, Rupert Sargent
2 Historic Railroads
Holland, Rupert Sargent
Philadelphia Macrae Smith 1927 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Manning deV Lee, Illustrator 
Lovely First Edition, decorated American trade binding, with some internal ex-library markings. Clean dark blue cloth boards with light blue, gold and green decoration (old train crossing a railroad trestle), gold lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and text block edges are clean. Rochester Museum and Science Center plate on front fixed endpaper, card sleeve on front free endpaper; rear endpapers are clean (endpapers are beautifully decorated). Full color frontispiece illustration, decorative title page. Illustrated by Manning deV Lee. Many charming page decoration and illustrations, and historical photographs. 343 pages. 023797

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Limiteds Along the Lakefront: The Illinois Central in Chicago, Lind, Alan R.
3 Limiteds Along the Lakefront: The Illinois Central in Chicago
Lind, Alan R.
Park Forest, Illinois Transport History Press 1986 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new condition in clean original unchipped dust jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with stamped gold lettering and decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blank endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with historic black and white photographs of the great American passenger trains and stations. 144 pages with Bibliography. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024646

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Get A Horse! The Story of the Automobile in America, Musselman, M. M.
4 Get A Horse! The Story of the Automobile in America
Musselman, M. M.
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1950 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped dustjacket. Clean beige cloth boards with small early automobile illustration on cover, brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner inscription and name on front fixed endpaper. 304 pp. with index. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very tiny edge chips at top and bottom spine edges. Charming photo of author on rear panel as he sits at the wheel of a 1909 Fiat racing car, Series 90. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020259

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