AUTOMOBILIA -- VETERAN CAR RUNS. Lot containing 34 press photos related to veteran car runs such as London to Brighton (8 photos from 1948-1960), Montmartre, Copenhagen, etc. Mostly 19 x 14 cm and stamped on verso ANPfoto, London Express News, Fox Photos w. typescript captions tipped in on v°-sides. Including 7 photos by Robert Cohen, taken at the Les Rues de Mans race, 1957. -- (34).
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LYON BROOK VIADUCT/BRIDGE. (1869). Two albumen prints, juxtaposed on period mount with mounted paper label with printed caption: "Patent Wrought Iron Trestle. Length 820 Feet, Height 165 Feet, Louisville Cincinnati & Lexington R.R (crossed out and written in black ink 'Lyon Brook Viaduct, N. York & Oswego Midland R.Rd'), Smith, Latrobe & Co. (crossed out and written in black ink 'Baltimore Bridge Co.'). Engineers and Bridge Builders, Baltimore, MD. Manufactured by Phoenix Iron Company". Image size 220 x 640 mm. (Folded, stained, paper dam.). -- Added: COURRET HERMANOS (=Eugène & Achille COURRET). N.d., c. 1870. 3 albumen prints, on period mounts with a printed caption "Courret Hermanos, Phot. Calle Marcaderos 197, Lima". Image size 182 x 245 mm (2) and 169 x 221 mm. -- (4).
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TREDGOLD, Th. A practical treatise on rail-roads and carriages, shewing the principles of estimating their strength, proportions, expense, and annual produce, and the conditions which render them effective, economical, and durable; (…). 2nd ed. Lond., 1835. W. 4 engr. plates. Later hcf. w. marbled paper brds. (A bit stained at the end, incl. the 4 plates, but a good copy). -- ROBINSON'S Railway time & fare tables, containing correct time and fare tables of all the principal railways in Great Britain, (…). Lond., 1841. W. 2 (?) fold. maps. Sm-8°. Ocl. -- S. SMILES. The life of George Stephenson and of his son Robert Stephenson; comprising also a history of the invention and introduction of the railway locomotive. N.Y., 1868. Ocl. (Bind. worn). -- HERDENKING v.h. vijftigjarig bestaan der Staatsspoor- en Tramwegen in N(ederlands)-I(ndië), 1875-1925. 2e duizendtal. Weltevreden, 1926. 4°. Owrps. -- (4).
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WOOD, N. A practical treatise on rail-roads, and interior communication in general. 1st American, from the 2nd English ed. Philadelphia, 1832. W. 6 fold. engr. plates. Cont. hcf. (Bind. worn, browned/foxed). -- R. LUCE. Electric railways and the electric transmission of power described in plain terms. Boston, 1886. W. 1 fold. plate and illustr. in text. Sm-8°. Ocl. -- STOKER FIRED LOCOMOTIVES. June, 1924. Locomotive Stoker Company. (1924). 64 pp. 8°-obl. Owrps. Catalogue of locomotive models. -- And 1 o. (4).
result € 90