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Climax Manufacturing Company
Climax Manufacturing Company, Corry, PA [no date, about 1898]
Western Union code word, "Climaxloco." This is an original catalogue, not a facsimile reprint. 48 pages with full page locomotive and equipment illustrations with data on the facing page, photographs of the locomotives in use on various railroads, estimates of track costs, description of the locomotive and other information. Oblong softcover, bound in original gray stiff paper covers with lettering embossed in gilt and white over a black background. A handsome near fine copy.
Pagination: 48 pages:
Condition: Near Fine:
Genre: Rail Road, Locomotives, Climax:
Wise, Edmund M., editor
TALENTD. Dan Nostrand Company, Inc., Princetion, NJ, 1964
Hardcover. 367 pages with numerous graphs, tables, references and index. 28 chapters by various authors. Contemporary date and signature of previous owner on the front endpaper, else a fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket.
Condition: Contemporary date and signature of previous owner on the front endpaper, else a fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket.:
Genre: geology, gold:
Paris; Maurice Dreyfous, Éditeur, 1891
English translation of the French title; "Memories and Stories of a Military Balloonist, Army of Loire, 1870-1871." Aerial operations and balloon ascensions during the Franco-Prussian War. 356 pages with numerous woodcuts. Bound in original brown pebbled cloth with shield and lettering stamped in gilt and borders stamped in blind. A very good copy.
Pagination: 356 pages:
Condition: Very good:
Genre: balloons, dirigables, blimps:
Gorey, Edward, and DuPre Jones
New York; Lippincott, 1966
Toledano B28. A fine and bright copy in very good plus dust jacket with light edgewear.
Condition: fine and bright copy in very good plus dust jacket:
Genre: Gorey, illustration, humor:
Wagner, Karl Edward
Lakewood, CO; Centipede Press, 2011
A collection of twenty-six stories by Wagner. Edited by Stephen Jones. Introduction by Peter Straub. Afterword by David Drake. Illustrated by J.K. Potter. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. An as new, unread copy.
Condition: As new.:
Genre: science fiction, fantasy, horror, supernatural: