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MOTORING THROUGH EUROPE

By: Anonymous

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bern, Kümmerly & Frey: N.D.

Order Number: 15886


Boards with light wear to extremities and light soiling. Pages tanned. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Rear hinge showing webbing (but holding strongly together). ; 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 View more info

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THE STORY OF LINDBERGH The Lone Eagle

By: Beamish, Richard J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: International Press: 1927

Order Number: 3070


Boards with minor rubbing to extremities. Lettering faded on spine and cover and with light spotting. Tanning to endpapers; 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 View more info

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GREAT RAILWAY STATIONS OF EUROPE

By: Binney, Marcus; Hamm, Manfred; Foehl, Axel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Thames and Hudson: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 15453


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 View more info

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THE MOTORING CENTURY The Story of the Royal Automobile Club

By: Brendon, Piers

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18606


In lightly torn original box. The profusely illustrated history of the British Automobile Club ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 432 pages View more info

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SKYWARD

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15902


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 View more info

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PIONEER RAILROAD The Story of the Chicago and North Western System

By: Casey, Robert J. ; Douglas, W. A. S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, MC Graw-Hill Book Company: 1948

Order Number: 17271


8vo; 334 pages View more info

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A RACING MOTORIST His Adventure At the Wheel in Peace and War

By: Davis, S. C. H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Iliffe & Sons, Ltd.: 1949

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 17278


DJ a bit darkened and with minor chipping, mostly to spine ends. Boards a bit sunned ; Car races around the world; 8vo; 216 pages View more info

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RAILROADS OF AMERICA

By: Donovan Jr, Frank P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wisconsin, Kalmbach Publishing Co.: 1949

Order Number: 17219


DJ with light chipping. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; Sketch Maps; 8vo; 244 pages View more info

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TWILIGHT OF THE GREAT TRAINS

By: Frailey, Fred

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Waukesha, Kalmbach Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11739


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 View more info

Image for THE TRAGEDY OF THE ITALIA With the Rescuers to the Red Tent

THE TRAGEDY OF THE ITALIA With the Rescuers to the Red Tent

By: Giudici, Davide

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11172


Spine slightly cocked; A polar expedition gone wrong ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 208 pages View more info

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THIS FASCINATING RAILROAD BUSINESS

By: Henry, Robert Selph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1946

Edition: Third Edition

Order Number: 15887


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 View more info

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THE MOTOR ROUTES OF ENGLAND, SOUTHERN SECTION

By: Home, Gordon

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1909

Order Number: 11229


Boards with moderate wear to extremities. Rear hinge started. Rear fold out map with marginal wear; 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 View more info

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THE MOTOR ROUTES OF ENGLAND, SOUTHERN SECTION

By: Home, Gordon

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1909

Order Number: 328


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Minute tear to top spine. Ex-lib with minimal markings. Rear endpaper with rough spot from removed library pocket. The decorative boards are especially well preserved. Handsome copy with tight binding; 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. Rear fold out map ; 8vo; 334 pages View more info

Image for THE MOTOR ROUTES OF FRANCE To the Chateaux of Touraine, Biarritz, the Pyrenees, the Riviera, & the Rhone Valley

THE MOTOR ROUTES OF FRANCE To the Chateaux of Touraine, Biarritz, the Pyrenees, the Riviera, & the Rhone Valley

By: Home, Gordon

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11228


Boards with light wear to extremities. Occasional light foxing. Spine a bit slanted; Very scarce. 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 View more info

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NORTH TO THE ORIENT

By: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15898


With numerous maps by Charles A. Lindbergh; 8vo; 255 pages View more info

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LISTEN! THE WIND

By: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11467


DJ with light chipping along edges and with one tiny hole. Tanning to endpapers and edges ; 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 View more info

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NORTH TO THE ORIENT

By: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1935

Order Number: 13975


Wear & tape repair to DJ. Magazine ad tipped to verso of frontispiece opposite previous owner's inscription. Bookplate to verso of rear endpaper. Endpapers tanned ; With numerous maps by Charles A. Lindbergh; 8vo; 255 pages View more info

Image for OFF THE PLANET Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station Mir

OFF THE PLANET Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station Mir

By: Linenger, Jerry M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 2000

Order Number: 16598


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 View more info

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PILOT OF THE HIGH ANDES

By: Litten, Frederic Nelson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1942

Order Number: 3083


Endpapers a bit browned. Small stamps title page and front endpaper. Half title page out ; 12mo; 298 pages View more info

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AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE

By: Lockwood, Mary S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, Country Life Press: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 337


Front free endpaper 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 View more info

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AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE

By: Lockwood, Mary S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, Country Life Press: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 338


Minor shelfwear ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Tissue guarded frontispiece of "the Jungfrau". Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages View more info

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AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE

By: Lockwood, Mary S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Garden City, Country Life Press: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 339


Minor shelfwear ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Tissue guarded frontispiece of "the Jungfrau". Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages View more info

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AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE

By: Lockwood, Mary S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, Country Life Press: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 340


Minor shelfwear ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Tissue guarded frontispiece of "the Jungfrau". Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages View more info

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AFOOT AND AWHEEL IN EUROPE

By: Lockwood, Mary S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, Country Life Press: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 341


Front hinge not tight. Frontispiece missing. Boards darkened and with light dampstaining to rear endpaper and back boards; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt shields. Numerous b&w plates. ; 8vo; 233 pages View more info

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CLOUD COUNTRY Book Two 'hawaii to Hollywood'

By: Mattern, Jimmie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Pure Oil Company: 1936

Order Number: 12063


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" - 7½" tall; 64 pages View more info