To place an order...   Please find all prices below.

  • Online Orders ( individual orders only): Add to your shopping cart from our catalog or from any book page
  • Phone Orders: Toll Free within the US - (800) 305-7942. Business hours are Monday-Friday; 10am-2pm PST.
  • Fax orders: (916) 939-1960, please include Visa/MasterCard number along with expiration date.
  • US Mail : please send order along with a Check/Visa/MasterCard for payment in full, to:
    Signature Press
    11508 Green Road
    Wilton, CA 95693

Shipping and taxes

CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS must pay sales tax (rate 8.00%)

We offer free shipping for individual orders (Domestic) within the United States via USPS Media Mail (2-4 weeks delivery time). Priority Mail is —  $13.00 and up dependent on number of books ordered.

Dealers & Foreign orders will continue to pay shipping. We can only ship Airmail overseas.

Dealers - existing accounts can place orders via email, fax or phone. To set up a account please contact us. More info...


Overseas International Airmail —  $50.00* per book, discounts for additional books shipped together

Shipping to Canada/Mexico is —  $20.00* per book, discounts for additional books shipped together
*(Please note the Sac Shops books is an additional —  $15.00 for shipping)

Please expect delivery within 6-14 days from ordering.

Please ensure you select the proper shipping method, as we will charge —  $2.00 to refund shipping charges.

Pricing :

California residents add sales tax (rate 8.00%)

The McCloud River Railroads by Jeff Moore  — $70

The State Belt by William H. Kaufman and Michelle S. Kaufman — $60

American Car & Foundry Box Cars, 1961-1981 by Edward Kaminski  — $75

Southern Pacific Lines Standard-Design Depots by Henry E. Bender, Jr.  — $70

Rails Around Lake Tahoe by Mallory Hope Ferrell  — $60

Union Pacific in the LA Basin by Jess Asay  — $80

Merchants Despatch by Roger C. Hinman  — $65 OUT OF PRINT

Steam Days in Dunsmuir by Robert J. Church —  $65

SP's Sacramento Shops by Robert A. Pecotich —  $85

Railroads of Arizona, Vol. 6 by David F. Myrick — $60

Elgin & Joliet & Eastern Railway by Patrick C. Dorin —  $60

Sacramento Northern by Harre W. Demoro  —  $70

SP Freight Cars, Vol. 5: Hoppers, Covered Hoppers, Tank Cars by Anthony Thompson —  $70 

Billboard Refrigerator Cars by Richard H. Hendrickson and Edward S. Kaminski —  $60

Texas & New Orleans by A.D. McLennan —$70

Key System Streetcars by Vernon J. Sappers — $70

Chard Walkerís Cajon by Chard Walker —  $60

Southern Pacificís Salt Lake Division by John R. Signor —  $75

Pullman-Standard Freight Cars by Ed Kaminski —  $65

Santa Fe Locomotive Development by Larry E. Brasher —  $65 OUT OF PRINT

SP Freight Cars, Vol. 4: Box Cars by Anthony W. Thompson —  $70 OUT OF STOCK

The Florida Keys Overseas Railway by Warren Zeiller —  $55

The Electric Way Across The Mountains by Richard Steinheimer — $65 OUT OF PRINT

SP Freight Cars, Vol. 3: Automobile Cars and Flat Cars by Anthony W. Thompson —  $65

Trains to Yosemite by Jack A. Burgess —  $65 OUT OF STOCK

The Visalia Electric Railroad by Phillips C. Kauke —  $55

Southern Pacific Daylight Locomotives by Robert J. Church —  $70 OUT OF STOCK

Southern Pacific's Western Division by John R. Signor —  $70

Central California Traction by David G. Stanley and Jeffrey J. Moreau —  $65

Tank Cars: American Car & Foundry by Edward S. Kaminski —  $65

SP Freight Cars, Vol. 2: Cabooses by Anthony W. Thompson —  $70

SP Freight Cars, Vol. 1: Gondolas and Stock Cars by Anthony Thompson —  $65

Santa Fe to Phoenix by David F. Myrick  —  $65 Low Stock

Great Northern Lines East by Patrick C. Dorin —  $65

The Magor Car Corporation by Edward S. Kaminski —  $55

Pacific Fruit Express by Anthony W. Thompson, Robert J. Church and Bruce H. Jones —  $75 

Southern Pacific's Shasta Division by John R. Signor —  $65 OUT OF STOCK

Snowbound Streamliner by Robert J. Church $49.95 OUT OF STOCK

Southern Pacific's Coast Line Pictorial by A. W. Thompson and John R. Signor —  $65 OUT OF STOCK

American Car & Foundry Company by Edward S. Kaminski —  $68

Great Northern Lines West by Charles R. Wood —  $55

Southern Pacific's Coast Line by John R. Signor —  $65

The Pacific Coast Company, by Gerald M. Best —  OUT OF STOCK

Southern Pacific's 4-8-2's, by Robert J. Church —  OUT OF STOCK

Railroad History in Photographs edited by A. W. Thompson, R. J. Church and J. J. Pryor — OUT OF PRINT


Replacement dust jackets can be ordered (we do not have all DJ's in stock, please contact us prior to ordering to confirm availability).
Please indicate in "comments" section during check-out book title of dust jacket purchasing.


For applicable discounts and shipping costs via United Parcel Service, inquire via (800) 305-7942; via fax to (916) 939-1960; via e-mail to or by mail to 11508 Green Road, Wilton, CA 95693.

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Individual Orders - Free Shipping is via the US Postal Service - Media Mail.  Delivery is 1-3 weeks.   UPS Ground or USPS Priority Mail is available for an additional charge.

If more than one book is ordered for delivery within the United States, simply combine the price and tax (if applicable) for each book. International orders for multiple books: appropriate shipping and handling charge will be applied as required, shipping by USPS Airmail only.

Dealers - For book orders of  3 or more, standard domestic shipping, is via United Parcel Service (UPS Ground). US Mail is used for foreign shipments. 
If you desire quicker shipment, such as UPS Overnight or Federal Express, inquire via (800) 305-7942 or e-mail to