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MOTORING THROUGH EUROPE, Anonymous
1 Anonymous MOTORING THROUGH EUROPE
Zurich Motoring Through Europe Ltd. N.D. Flexible cloth Very Good 
Wear to extremites. Binding loose, showing webbing in spots. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. Small sticker to first page; Detailed look at the best way to drive through Europe. Well-thumbed sections on each of over twenty countries. No date, circa late 1940s ; 8vo 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
2 Beamish, Richard J. THE STORY OF LINDBERGH The Lone Eagle
International Press 1927 Hardcover Very Good 
Minor rubbing to extremities. Lettering faded on spine and cover; Including "The Development of Aviation, Epoch-Making Flights of the World's Greatest Airmen, and the History of Efforts to Bridge the Distance between the Old and the New Worlds" ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 320 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
GREAT RAILWAY STATIONS OF EUROPE, Binney, Marcus; Hamm, Manfred; Foehl, Axel
3 Binney, Marcus; Hamm, Manfred; Foehl, Axel GREAT RAILWAY STATIONS OF EUROPE
New York Thames and Hudson 1985 0-500-01346-2 / 9780500013465 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; With the rise of the railway came increasingly ornate yet functional banhofs, many of which have changed or disappeared in the years since publication; B&W & Color Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 144 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
SKYWARD, Byrd, Richard Evelyn
4 Byrd, Richard Evelyn SKYWARD
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1928 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ tattered with open tears. Two holes in front free endpaper. First few pages loose ; The story of the aviator who, with Floyd Bennett, circled the North Pole by air for the first time in May of 1926, among other feats ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 359 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
PIONEER RAILROAD The Story of the Chicago and North Western System, Casey, Robert J. ; Douglas, W. A. S.
5 Casey, Robert J. ; Douglas, W. A. S. PIONEER RAILROAD The Story of the Chicago and North Western System
New York MC Graw-Hill Book Company 1948 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
8vo; 334 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
A RACING MOTORIST His Adventure At the Wheel in Peace and War, Davis, S. C. H.
6 Davis, S. C. H. A RACING MOTORIST His Adventure At the Wheel in Peace and War
London Iliffe & Sons, Ltd. 1949 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ a bit darkened and with minor chipping, mostly to spine ends. Boards a bit sunned ; Car races around the world; 8vo; 216 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
RAILROADS OF AMERICA, Donovan Jr, Frank P.
7 Donovan Jr, Frank P. RAILROADS OF AMERICA
Wisconsin Kalmbach Publishing Co. 1949 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ with light chipping. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; Sketch Maps; 8vo; 244 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
TWILIGHT OF THE GREAT TRAINS, Frailey, Fred
8 Frailey, Fred TWILIGHT OF THE GREAT TRAINS
Waukesha Kalmbach Books 1998 0-89024-178-3 / 9780890241783 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light shelf wear to DJ; The decline of a once-extensive rail system. Let's bring it back!; B&W & Color Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
THE TRAGEDY OF THE ITALIA With the Rescuers to the Red Tent, Giudici, Davide
9 Giudici, Davide THE TRAGEDY OF THE ITALIA With the Rescuers to the Red Tent
New York D. Appleton & Company 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Spine slightly cocked; A polar expedition gone wrong ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 208 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
 
 
10 Henry, Robert Selph THIS FASCINATING RAILROAD BUSINESS
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill Company 1946 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper ; Detailed look at railroads, including construction, administration, the tracks themselves, the cars, the service personnel, and much more; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 521 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE MOTOR ROUTES OF ENGLAND, SOUTHERN SECTION, Home, Gordon
11 Home, Gordon THE MOTOR ROUTES OF ENGLAND, SOUTHERN SECTION
London A & C Black 1909 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Front hinge weak. Minor rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name to first blank page ; Black boards with pictorial design of an early car model with flames. 24 full-page illustrations in color and 42 maps & plans. Top edge gilt; 8vo; 334 pages 
Price: 165.00 USD
 
 
12 Home, Gordon THE MOTOR ROUTES OF ENGLAND, SOUTHERN SECTION
London A & C Black 1909 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Hinges started; Black boards with pictorial design of an early car model with flames. 24 full-page illustrations in color and 42 maps & plans. Top edge gilt; 8vo; 334 pages 
Price: 156.82 USD
 
 
THE MOTOR ROUTES OF FRANCE To the Chateaux of Touraine, Biarritz, the Pyrenees, the Riviera, & the Rhone Valley, Home, Gordon
13 Home, Gordon THE MOTOR ROUTES OF FRANCE To the Chateaux of Touraine, Biarritz, the Pyrenees, the Riviera, & the Rhone Valley
London A & C Black 1910 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Occasional foxing ; Very scarce. Complete. Top edge gilt. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt/white design of automobile with exhaust that looks like two wings. 16 full-page illustrations in colour, 16 in black and white, and 60 maps & plans. Part 1 [Part 2 was never published]. ; 8vo; 444 pages 
Price: 138.84 USD
 
 
14 Lindbergh, Anne Morrow LISTEN! THE WIND
New York Harcourt Brace 1938 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Chipping & small open tears to DJ. Foxing to edges and endpapers ; The story of the journey across the Atlantic from Africa to Brazil undertaken by the Lindberghs in December 1933. Stated first edition ; 8vo; 275 pages 
Price: 102.88 USD
 
 
15 Lindbergh, Anne Morrow NORTH TO THE ORIENT
New York Harcourt, Brace & Company 1935 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
With numerous maps by Charles A. Lindbergh; 8vo; 255 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
NORTH TO THE ORIENT, Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
16 Lindbergh, Anne Morrow NORTH TO THE ORIENT
New York Harcourt, Brace & Company 1935 Hardcover; Sixth Printing Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear & tape repair to DJ. Magazine ad tipped to verso of frontispiece opposite previous owner's inscription. Bookplate to verso of rear endpaper ; With numerous maps by Charles A. Lindbergh; 8vo; 255 pages 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
OFF THE PLANET Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station Mir, Linenger, Jerry M.
17 Linenger, Jerry M. OFF THE PLANET Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station Mir
New York McGraw-Hill 2000 0-07-136112-x / 9780071361125 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Signed ('Jerry') by author with drawing to front free endpaper. Author was an astronaut on the crew of the Soviet-U. S. Space station MIR in 1997, which mission was beset with problems ; Color Photographs; 8vo; 259 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
18 Litten, Frederic Nelson PILOT OF THE HIGH ANDES
New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1942 Hardcover Very Good 
Endpapers a bit browned. Small stamps title page and front endpaper. Half title page out ; Novel; 12mo; 298 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
19 Lockwood, Mary S. AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE
Garden City Country Life Press 1916 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Fep missing. 2" tear to copyright page ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Tissue guarded frontispiece of "the Jungfrau". Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
20 Lockwood, Mary S. AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE
Garden City Country Life Press 1916 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Minor shelfwear ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Tissue guarded frontispiece of "the Jungfrau". Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
21 Lockwood, Mary S. AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE
Garden City Country Life Press 1916 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Minor shelfwear ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Tissue guarded frontispiece of "the Jungfrau". Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
22 Lockwood, Mary S. AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE
Garden City Country Life Press 1916 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Minor shelfwear ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Tissue guarded frontispiece of "the Jungfrau". Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
23 Lockwood, Mary S. AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE
Garden City Country Life Press 1916 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Front hinge started. Binding not tight ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Tissue guarded frontispiece of "the Jungfrau". Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
CLOUD COUNTRY Book Two 'hawaii to Hollywood', Mattern, Jimmie
24 Mattern, Jimmie CLOUD COUNTRY Book Two 'hawaii to Hollywood'
Chicago The Pure Oil Company 1936 Hardcover Very Good- 
Book block separated from boards ; Published as the second of a three part series, companion to 'The Diary of Jimmy Mattern' radio show; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 16.58 USD
 
 
RAILWAYS OF ASIA AND THE FAR EAST, Nock, O. S.
25 Nock, O. S. RAILWAYS OF ASIA AND THE FAR EAST
London A & C Black 1978 0-7136-1855-8 / 9780713618556 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Very detailed information on the railways of Asia, past and present; Railways of the World; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 226 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
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