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Fiddletown & Copperopolis

the life and times of an uncommon carrier

by Carl Fallberg

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Heimburger House Pub. Co. in River Forest, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Narrow gauge railroads -- Caricatures and cartoons.,
  • American wit and humor, Pictorial.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFiddletown and Copperopolis.
    Statementby Carl Fallberg ; foreword by Ward Kimball.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNC1429.F275 A4 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[72] p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2559486M
    ISBN 100911581049
    LC Control Number85080279
    OCLC/WorldCa12976985

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Heimburger House, a leading publisher of railroad books and magazines, reintroduced a second edition of Fiddletown & Copperopolis in after a lapse of some 25 years. The new edition features a four-color cover and all the original Fallberg illustrations that make the Fiddle-town & Copper-opolis a very special railroad.

The 9 5/8 x 6 1 /5(8). through his cartoon drawings published in his Fiddletown & Copperopolis comic strip which appeared in Railroad Magazine in the 50s or 60s. During the early s, Carl compiled all his Fiddletown and Copperopolis cartoons into a book. The resulting "Fiddletown and Copperopolis - The life and times of an uncommon carrier" was published in Fiddletown & Copperopolis book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Several persons, at least, have wondered if there actually is, o 5/5(4). Fiddletown & Copperopolis is the quasi-fictional railroad chronicled in the book of the same name by Carl Fallberg.

Quasi-fictional. Well, fictional, but so realistic in the details of its comic portrayals that it serves as a record of sartorial practices and stylings, as well as hardware, and certain attitudes of /5(2).

My new hardbound copy of the Fiddletown & Copperopolis came today. This is a edition by Carl Fallberg. What an interesting old book. The subtitle is "The Life & Times of an Uncommon Carrier." I don't know how many of you have seen this book. It is a series.

Heimburger House, a leading publisher of railroad books and magazines, reintroduced a second edition of Fiddletown & Copperopolis in after a lapse of some 25 years. The new edition features a four-color cover and all the original Fallberg illustrations that make the Fiddle-town & Copper-opolis a very special railroad.

Fiddletown & Copperopolis by Carl Fallberg Paperback Softcover Book. Condition is Used-Good. See pics for show of wear, scuffing, and page yellowing/spotting due to normal aging.5/5(1).

Buy Fiddletown and Copperopolis: The Life and Times of an Uncommon Carrier 2Rev Ed by Fallberg, Carl (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. /5(17). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Fiddletown & Copperopolis by Carl Fallberg,Heimburger House Pub. edition, in English - Rev. 2nd : Get this from a library. Fiddletown & Copperopolis; the life and times of an uncommon carrier. [Carl Fallberg] -- Railroad magazine published Carl Fallberg's Fiddletown & Copperoloplis cartoons for six years.

Book jacket. I was fortunate enough to find Carl's book at a model train show for $ "Fiddletown & Copperopolis: The Life and Time of an Uncommon Carrier". (As a side note, the edition I have has a full color cover) It's a wonderful book and has quite a few laughs between the pages.

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Free shipping for many products. This book is a collection of Fiddletown & Copperopolis book states that Fiddletown and Copperopolis were actual towns in California.

At one time Copperopolis had a 2-foot gauge railroad that serviced a local copper mine, and, apparently, that. When you go to Amazon to order a copy of "Fiddletown and Copperopolis," be very careful because under Carl Fallberg, they also list Disney's Men.

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Fiddletown and Copperopolis were chosen as likely small towns for the rickety 19th century narrow gauge railroad to service and the cartoons show the same detail and love that Ward Kimball used to devote to his classic old time car cartoons ("Asinine Alley" which Fantagraphics reprinted some wonderful examples of in the first three issues of.

Carl Fallberg, a former assistant director and storyman on Walt Disney feature-length animated cartoons, has captured the flavor of worn out, run-down narrow gauge railroads in his illustrated book entitled none other than Fiddletown & Copperopolis, or as Fallberg liked.

Fiddletown & Copperopolis by Carl Fallberg,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(2). Fiddletown and Copperopolis: The Life and Times of an Uncommon Carrier (Hardback or Cased Book) Fallberg, Carl Published by Literary Licensing, LLC 9/1/ ().

Not to be forgotten is the last spike ceremony of the fabulous FIDDLETOWN & COPPEROPOLIS, The Life & Times of an Uncommon Carrier, a collection by Hungerford Press of the delightful cartoon antics by Carl Fallberg of a fictional narrow gauge railroad that were published monthly in Railroad Magazine for nearly six years back in the s.

The last spike cartoon graced the dusk jacket of. Fiddletown & Copperopolis RR in HOn30 Sign in to follow this. Followers Fiddletown & Copperopolis RR in HOn By PaulRhB, May 5, in Layout topics. Recommended Posts. /Carl_Fallberg created a series of cartoons in the 60's based on a 3ft gauge Railroad and these were collected into a book in the 80's.

Back in Minitrains. Fiddletown & Copperopolis. by Fallberg, Carl. Heimburger House Publishing Co. Good+. Softcover.

Softbound oblong covers. Some wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners.; X X inches; pages. Fiddletown (from toOleta) is a census-designated place in Amador County, lies at an elevation of feet ( m). It is located at The town is registered as a California Historical Landmark and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places (NPS).

The community is in ZIP code and area code Fiddletown's population was at the y: United States. Fiddletown And Copperopolis by Carl Fallberg,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Fiddletown Community Center, Fiddletown, California. likes. The historic community of FiddletownFollowers:   And here is an in-progress shot of Copperopolis, the southern end of the railway.

(Eastern end according to the route map in the book, but in real life Fiddletown is north of Copperopolis, so I made the creative liberty or reorienting the direction of the main line from an East-West Right-of. Yes, there really was a Stockton & Copperopolis Railroad (not to be confused with Carl Fallberg’s fictional Fiddletown & Copperopolis).

It was organized in the late s with the intention of reaching Copperopolis, then the copper mining center of the nation. Buy Fiddletown & Copperopolis by Fallberg, Carl () Paperback by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Paperback.

Book - Fiddletown & Copperopolis, pages, one cartoon per page - Heimburger - •Usually in station order, first set out at head end • Dangerous and open cars with high lading away from engine, caboose, and each other • Loads ahead of empties to minimize slack action • Long and short cars not coupled together • Stock near head end to avoid slack damage • Reefers placed for quick set out, head or rear • High and wide loads visible; low car in front of.

This book is a collection of the cartoons by Carl Fallberg. What makes this book so useful is the atmosphere created in the drawings. The author seems to have based the mythical Fiddletown & Copperopolis Railway on the Rio Grande Southern - at some of the scenes seem inspired by the RGS.

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(I have an extra copy, contact me for information.). Carl Fallberg, a former assistant director and storyman on Walt Disney, Hanna-Barbera, and Warner Brothers, feature-length animated cartoons, has captured the flavor of worn out, run-down narrow gauge railroads in his illustrated book: Fiddletown .