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WHAT SHALL THE PAVEMENT BE?

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Designed, engraved, and printed by United Printing Co.: circa 1901

Seller ID: 000018257

Condition: near Very Good


Stapled pamphlet approx. 5 1/2" wide by 8" tall, tan paper covers with color illustration on top cover. 36 pages. Stamp on title page : The Barber Asphalt Paving Co., 1208 Chicago Stock Exchange Bldg.. Inscription on inside front cover: Compliments of Geroge P. Loomis. Illustrated with black and white photo reproductions including a scene on Pitch Lake, Island of Trinidad, B. W. I., loading cars with lake asphalt.Discusses various road paving materials and the superiority of asphalt. bottom corner of rear cover has chipped off, else Very Good. 020207A View more info

AUTO 1953

By: Biscaretti di Ruffia, Carlo.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Venezia, Alfieri Editore: (1953)

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 000017140

Condition: Very Good


Large octavo, gray cloth covers with red titles and silhouette of an automobile. 322 pages plus ads. Text in Italian, English, French, and German. Many illustrations, some in cooler. Some foxing on rear blank pages, slightly yellowed at page edges. No dust jacket. 051517A View more info

FORT WAYNE AND WABASH VALLEY TROLLEYS. Bulletin 122

By: Bradley, George K.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Chicago, Central Electric Railfans Association: (1983)

Seller ID: 000018038

Condition: Very good


Quarto, blue cloth covers, 288 pages. Many black and white photo reproductions and diagrams. A trace of foxing on the half-title page, light spotting on edges of book block (not visible on the pages themselves), else book is in very good condition. Dust jacket has a light crease on bottom of front panel; some browning noticeable on inside of dust jacket (not visible from exterior) Dust jacket now in a clear mylar cover. View more info

FLOYD CLYMER'S STEAM MOTOR SCRAPBOOK.

By: Clymer, Floyd.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Floyd Clymer: c. 1945

Seller ID: 000017934

Condition: near Fine


First steam car edition. Steam Car Edition. Volume One. Green cloth covers, 224 pages, black and white illustrations, including photo reproductions and line drawings.Very Good condition. 120506A View more info

BRITISH SPORTS CARS.

By: Grant, Gregor.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Floyd Clymer: (c. 1948)

Seller ID: 000017248

Condition: Very good


Octavo, pictorial paper covers printed in red, black, and gray, 202 pages + 22 unnumbered pages of ads in rear. 79 black and white illustrations plus numerous illustrations in ads. Rear cover a little sunned, minor spotting on rear panel. Text is clean and tight. "96 makes shown, 26 photo pages." 090617A View more info

THE NATIONAL WATERWAY. A History of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal 1769-1965

By: Gray, Ralph D

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1967: 1967

Seller ID: 7578

Condition: Fine


Pages 279 pp.,8vo ( approx. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4"). Includes bibliographical essay and index. Book is in fine condition; dust jacket is price-clipped, light edge wear, still very good. #070400A View more info

THE NATIONAL WATERWAY. A History of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, 1769-1965

By: Gray, Ralph D

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9787

Condition: Very good


Pages xiv + 279,octavo, hardcover, first edition. Includes bibliographical essay, index. Front cover slightly bowed, else Very Good; dust jacket Very Good. 082502A View more info

TRAVELLING BY SEA IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. Interior Design in Victorian Passenger Ships

By: Greenhill, Basil and Ann Gifford

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House Publisher, (1974),: 1974

Seller ID: 10529

ISBN: 0803871511


New York, Hastings House Publisher, (1974),, 1974. Hardcover. first U. S. ed. Pages viii + 168,approx. 7 1/2" by 10", hardcover, first U. S. ed. Includes 78 black and white photo repros. Book is in near Fine condition; dust jacket sunned at top edge and spine. Small closed tear on front panel, else Very Good. 091704A ISBN: 0-8038-7151-1 View more info

SAVED! The Story of the Andrea Doria -- the Greatest Sea Rescue in History

By: Hoffer, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Summit Books, (1979),: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9682

ISBN: 0671400401


NY, Summit Books, (1979),, 1979. 1st Edition. Hardcover. first printing. Pages 249,octavo, hardcover, first printing. Book has a little sunning to top and bottom cover edges, Very Good. Dust jacket is in near Fine condition. Includes a section of black and white photo repros. Endpapers are illustrated with cross-sections of the Andrea Doria and the effect of the collision with the Swedish liner Stockholm. 082103A ISBN: 0-671-40040-1 View more info

BRITISH MOTOR CARS 1950/51

By: Lukins, A. H., compiled by

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Floyd Clymer: 1951

Edition: American edition

Seller ID: 000017142

Condition: Good


Originally published by George Ronald Press in England. Quarto, color card covers, 112 pages. Includes black and white illustrations. Small stain on front cover, some scuffing along spine, Good. 122615C View more info

MEN, MONEY, AND MOTORS. The Drama of the Automobile.

By: MacManus, Theodore F. and Norman Beasley.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Seller ID: 000018520

Condition: Good


Octavo (approx. 5 3/4" wide by 8 7/16"), maroon cloth covers with gilt titles, xii [2] 284 pages. Includes index. Former owner inscription on front free endpaper. Hea of spine worn, missing about 1/4 inch. 102504A View more info

OUT ON A WING. An Autobiography

By: Thomas, Sir Miles.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: (1964)

Edition: second impression

Seller ID: 000018230

Condition: Very good


Octavo, black cloth covers with gilt spine titles, 406 pages. Includes black and white photo reproductions, index. Book and dust jacket in Very Good condition, British Aviation, Motors, Automobiles. 092715C View more info