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Image for Trains Illustrated Summer Annual Nos. 1 - 4

Trains Illustrated Summer Annual Nos. 1 - 4

By: Allen, G Freeman (Editor)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Surrey, Ian Allan: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021013


Trains Illustrated Summer Annuals Nos. 1-4, from 1957 to 1960. Softback, general edge rubbing and reading wear, slight sunning to edges, overall Good tight copies. Standard format of illustrated articles featuring mainly British-based railways. View more info

Image for A History of Horseley, Tipton: Two Centuries (200 Years) of Engineering Progress. The Story of Horseley, One of the Country's Leading Constructional Engineering Companies Over Its 200-Year Existence.

A History of Horseley, Tipton: Two Centuries (200 Years) of Engineering Progress. The Story of Horseley, One of the Country's Leading Constructional Engineering Companies Over Its 200-Year Existence.

By: Allen, J.S.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Derbyshire, Landmark Publishing Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020508


176pp, index, notes and references, appendices, maps, drawings, black and white photographs. Red boards, light wear only, a VG copy in a near VG (heavy colour fading to spine and adjacent rear edge) dustwrapper. Signed with 'Best Wishes' by the author on front endpaper, without personalised dedication. View more info

Image for Railway Materials: Steel, Peech & Tozer

Railway Materials: Steel, Peech & Tozer

By: Anon

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Sheffield, The United Steel Companies Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015501


40pp, illustrated. Company stamp (Boscoba, Madrid) to tile page and rear endpaper, small owners lavel to verso of front cover. Soft black leather covers, a VG clean tight copy. Undated, circa 1950. Fascinating period brochure, includes numerous photographs of manufacturing methods and products. View more info

Image for Lectures and Classes on Railway and Cognate Subjects

Lectures and Classes on Railway and Cognate Subjects

By: Anon

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, The London School of Economics and Political Science (University of London): 1913

Seller ID: 017118


18pp + 444pp + 238pp. This volumes appears to be 3 documents bound together, relating to lectures and classes at the LSE for the session 1912-13. The 18pp section at the front is a mini prospectus of courses offered and previous students and their railway companies. Bound in are 2 further documents:- : 1st July 1913: Section 1: General Railway Classification of Goods By Merchandise Trains; Section 2: Special Classification of Explosives and Other Dangerous Goods By Merch... View more info

Image for Abc British Railways Locomotives Combined Volume Winter 1956/57

Abc British Railways Locomotives Combined Volume Winter 1956/57

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Surrey, Ian Allan Publishing: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021527


2011 reprint. Laminated boards, a VG clean copy. In 4 parts covering steam locomotives by pre-nationalisation company, plus sections on BR standards, Pullman Cars, Electric Units, DMUs. View more info

Image for A Significant Accident

A Significant Accident

By: Atkin, Courtney (With a Foreword By WG Philips, Late Chief Superintendent British Transport Police)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Leicestershire, Upfront Publishing: 2002

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 021218


404pp, index, bibliography, 5 tables, 2 appendices, 2 maps, 9 illustrations, 8 plates. Softback, whole text block and covers have a crease to the lower front corner, presumably a production fault, otherwise light wear only. Signed by the author on title page. Meticulously researched book detailing the accident near Connington on 5 March 1967 of a King's Cross to Edinburgh express. Scarce. View more info

Image for A Historical Survey of the Mines and Mineral Railways of East Cornwall and West Devon

A Historical Survey of the Mines and Mineral Railways of East Cornwall and West Devon

By: Barton, DB

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Truro, D Bradford Barton Ltd: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021709


104pp, 10 sketch maps, drawings. Blue boards, a VG copy in (closed edge tear to rear) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Luxury Trains: From the Orient to the TGV

Luxury Trains: From the Orient to the TGV

By: Behrend, George

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, The Vendome Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018948


232pp, index, bibliography, over 200 rare photographs (some in colour), drawings and maps, appendices.. Blue boards, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for The Old Metal Mines of Mid-Wales: Part 1: Cardiganshire - South of Devil's Bridge (Signed Copy)

The Old Metal Mines of Mid-Wales: Part 1: Cardiganshire - South of Devil's Bridge (Signed Copy)

By: Bick, David E.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Newent, The Pound House: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020191


52pp, glossary, 3 appendices, drawings and photographs. Softback, card covers, light reading and edge wear, a VG copy. Flat signed by the author on 1/2 title page. View more info

Image for Industrial Railways of Seaham

Industrial Railways of Seaham

By: Booth, AJ

Price: £16.50

Publisher: East Yorkshire, Industrial Railway Society: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021003


96pp, 4 appendices, map, track plans, black and white photographs throughout. Softback, lighty reading wear, a VG copy. Monograph of the railways in and around Seaham, a few miles south of Sunderland, the town had 3 collieries, 2 inclines, a wagon works, an NCB training centre and an antiquated harbour dock. View more info

Image for On the Isle of Man Narrow Gauge

On the Isle of Man Narrow Gauge

By: Boyd, J. I. C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Truro, Bradford Barton: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018918


96pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Blue cloth boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The British Narrow Gauge Railway No.4: Narrow Gauge Railways in South Caernarvonshire Volume One (1, I): The Embankment Tramway,Gorseddau Tramway, Festiniog & Blaenau Railway, Merionethshire Railway, Croesor Tramway, Bettws-Y-Coed & Festiniog Railway

The British Narrow Gauge Railway No.4: Narrow Gauge Railways in South Caernarvonshire Volume One (1, I): The Embankment Tramway,Gorseddau Tramway, Festiniog & Blaenau Railway, Merionethshire Railway, Croesor Tramway, Bettws-Y-Coed & Festiniog Railway

By: Boyd, James I. C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Oakwood Press: 1988

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021081


The British Narrow Gauge Railway No.4: Narrow Gauge Railways in South Caernarvonshire Volume One (1, I): The Embankment Tramway,Gorseddau Tramway, Festiniog & Blaenau Railway, Merionethshire Railway, Croesor Tramway, Bettws-Y-Coed & Festiniog Railway, North Wales Narrow Gauge Railways and Portmadoc, Beddgelert & South Snowdon Railway. x + 310pp, index, bibliography, maps and plans, drawings, black and white photographs, endpaper maps. Khaki boards, light ageing only, a ... View more info

Image for The British Narrow Gauge Railway No.2C: The Isle of Man Railway: Volume III (Three, 3): An Outline History of The Isle of Man Railway Including The Manx Northern Railway and The Foxdale Railway

The British Narrow Gauge Railway No.2C: The Isle of Man Railway: Volume III (Three, 3): An Outline History of The Isle of Man Railway Including The Manx Northern Railway and The Foxdale Railway

By: Boyd, James I.C.

Price: £42.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Oakwood Press: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 021518


320pp, indexes, bibliography, sources, 156 black and white plates, plus drawings, illustrations and maps in text, pictorial endpapers. Red boards, light ageing only, slight bumping to lower front corner, a VG clean tight copy in a Good+ (slight colour fading to spine, edge nicks/minor edge loss) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Giants of Steam: The Full Story of the North British Locomotive Co.Ltd

Giants of Steam: The Full Story of the North British Locomotive Co.Ltd

By: Bradley, Rodger P.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Yeovil, OPC: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019062


192pp, index, black and white photographs, drawings. Black boards, 'file copy, not for resale' stamp to front endpaper otherwise a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Detailed story of the famous locomtive builders, from the formation in 1903 to its eventual demise, and the various steam and diesel locomotives built. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

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Electrical Variable Speed Drives

By: Bush, KG

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Wiley-Blackwell: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018697


vi + 138pp, index, glossary, appendix, illustrations. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Excerpt Transactions of the Newcomen Society Vol. XLV, 1972-73: Locomotive Testing Stations

Excerpt Transactions of the Newcomen Society Vol. XLV, 1972-73: Locomotive Testing Stations

By: Carling, DR

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Newcomen Society: 1973

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 017475


78pp +2pp photographs at rear, illustrated with drawings, charts and tables, references. Blue card covers, stapled, paper spine is frayed and torn with some loss, otherwise a VG copy with light ageing only. In 2 parts, both read at a joint meeting with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, London, on 22 November 1972 and 16 May 1973. Uncommon. View more info

Image for Britain's Railway Liveries. Colours, Crests and Linings 1825 - 1948

Britain's Railway Liveries. Colours, Crests and Linings 1825 - 1948

By: Carter, Ernest Frank

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Burke Publishing Co Ltd: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021852


xvi + 352pp, 8 colour plates, 8pp black and white plates, linings and diagrams in text, crests and coats-of-arms throughout. Black boards, spine dulled, light wear overall, some foxing mainly to page edges, overall a VG copy of the first edition, no dustwrapper. Useful reference for the railway modeller. View more info

Image for An Illustrated History of British Railway Hotels, 1838-1983

An Illustrated History of British Railway Hotels, 1838-1983

By: Carter, Oliver

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Lancashire, Silver Link Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020869


132pp, index, references plus 2 other appendices, illustrated throughout. Black boards, a VG clean tight copy in (slight spine fading) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Eighteen Inch Gauge Royal Arsenal Railway at Woolwich

The Eighteen Inch Gauge Royal Arsenal Railway at Woolwich

By: Clarke, B.R. / Veitch, C.C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Bath, Brian R.Clarke: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021377


26pp + 6pp locomotive illustrations. Booklet, some reading creases, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for Railway Posters 1923 - 1947 from the Collection of the National Railway Museum, York

Railway Posters 1923 - 1947 from the Collection of the National Railway Museum, York

By: Cole, Beverley / Durack, Richard

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Laurence King: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021440


160pp, further reading, notes on artists, 246 colour illustrations, 19 black and white. Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Along Artistic Lines: Two Centuries of Railway Art 1804 - 2004

Along Artistic Lines: Two Centuries of Railway Art 1804 - 2004

By: Cole, Beverley / Scott, Andrew / The Guild of Railway Artists

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Atlantic Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021036


127pp, index, biographies, colour illustrations throughout. Landscape format, blue boards, slight bumping to lower front corners, a VG copy in a price-clipped dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Engineering Measurement and Inspection

Engineering Measurement and Inspection

By: Collins, AT (Editor)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R24616


336pp, index, 302 illustrations. Red boards, light foxing only, VG clean tight copy in (edge rubbed, protected) dustwrapper. Contents covered includes general inspection methods, measurement of angular work, methods of testing hardness and strength of materials, measuring aids from standard equipment etc.. View more info

Image for Railway Control Systems

Railway Control Systems

By: Compiled By a Project Group of the Institution of Railway Signal Engineers Under the General Editorship of Maurice Leach

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black Publishers Ltd: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021276


ix + 291pp, index, drawings, charts, illustrations. Landscape format softback, reading creases to spine and covers, a few marks to contents, overall a Good tight copy of a very scarce title. Excellent reference for those engaged in signalling and related activities. View more info

Image for Industrial Railways of the South-East

Industrial Railways of the South-East

By: Compiled on Behalf of the Amberley Chalk Pits Museum By Ian Dean, Andrew Neale and David Smith

Price: £8.00

Publisher: West Sussex, Middleton Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018014


Standard format of 120 captioned black and white photographs, maps and plans. Laminated pictorial boards, a VG clean tight copy. Excellent reference for the railway modeller. Contents divided by commodity and function:- Bricks & Blocks; Cement; Coal; Contractors; Gypsum; Hospital; Lime; Loam; Military; Miscellaneous Manufacturing; Paper; Public Utilities; Sand & Gravel; Scrapyard. View more info

Image for Abandoned Stations on London's Underground: A Photographic Record

Abandoned Stations on London's Underground: A Photographic Record

By: Connor, James Edward

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Essex, Connor & Butler Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021022


96pp, illustrations and photographs, many in colour. Softback, slight corner creasing to covers, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for Journey of a Railway Signalman: A History of Railway Signalling on Merseyside and in North-West England

Journey of a Railway Signalman: A History of Railway Signalling on Merseyside and in North-West England

By: Cook, Tony

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Lancashire, Cook Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021634


340pp, track plans, photographs throughout, many in colour. Gilt on red boards, very slight spine twist, otherwise light wear only, a VG copy in (slight edge rubbing) dustwrapper. Scarce. Heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for Oil on the Rails: The Story of an Industry and Its Influence on Britain's Railways and Its Rail Tank Wagons

Oil on the Rails: The Story of an Industry and Its Influence on Britain's Railways and Its Rail Tank Wagons

By: Coppin, Alan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Historical Model Railway Society: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020531


x + 162pp, bibliography, 3 appendices including scale wagon drawings, black and white photographs, drawings throughout. Laminated pictorial boards, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Sealink Years, 1970 - 1995

The Sealink Years, 1970 - 1995

By: Cowsill, Miles / Hendy, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pembrokeshire, Ferry Publications: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020952


120pp, fleet list, photographs, some in colour. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Details of the British Rail Shipping & International Services Division / Sealink. View more info

Image for Richard Derry's Railway Diary, 1971-1974

Richard Derry's Railway Diary, 1971-1974

By: Derry, Richard

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Surrey, D & L Railway Publications: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016478


116pp, index, illustrated, Softback, a VG clean tight copy. Diary of a trainspotter in the early 1970s. View more info

Image for Portrait Series PS6: Narrow Gauge Tracks in the Sand: The Leighton Buzzard Light Railway

Portrait Series PS6: Narrow Gauge Tracks in the Sand: The Leighton Buzzard Light Railway

By: Dingwall, Rod

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Oakwood Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021482


160pp, black and white photographs throughout. Softback, light edge rubbing/creasing to covers, a VG copy. Pictorial study and brief history of the sand quarry railways in Leighton Buzzard. View more info

Image for The Reading Lathe: A Link with the Anglo-Saxon Migration

The Reading Lathe: A Link with the Anglo-Saxon Migration

By: Dixon, Philip H.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Isle of Wight, Cross Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021554


95pp, bibliography, 4 appendices, tables, 35 illustrations. Softback, nanme neatly to bibliography page otherwise a VG copy. Interesting piece of industrial archaeology. View more info

Image for United Plantations Berhad, Perak, Malaysia. UP: The Untold Story of Over 400km of 70cm Gauge Plantation Railways. In Daily Use on Their Vast Oil Palm Estates.

United Plantations Berhad, Perak, Malaysia. UP: The Untold Story of Over 400km of 70cm Gauge Plantation Railways. In Daily Use on Their Vast Oil Palm Estates.

By: Drake, Norman

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Southampton, Narrow Gauge Railway Society: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021712


51pp, bibliography, track plans, colour photographs. Softback, corner crease to front cover and first page otherwise a VG copy. Excellent reference for the railway modeller. View more info

Image for Great Western Railway Signal Box Nameplates: An Essay in Elegance. A Guide to the G.W.R.'s Cast-iron, Signal Box, Crossing and Ground Frame Nameplates and Their Origins, Manufacture and Demise.

Great Western Railway Signal Box Nameplates: An Essay in Elegance. A Guide to the G.W.R.'s Cast-iron, Signal Box, Crossing and Ground Frame Nameplates and Their Origins, Manufacture and Demise.

By: Dunn, Michael V. E.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Kidderminster, Kidderminster Railway Museum: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021271


184pp, black and white photographs and illustrations, bibliography, detailed listings with 4,508 entries produced from the GWR register. Landscape format hardback, red cloth boards, a VG copy in (slight edge fading to front) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Carlisle's Crane Makers: The Cowans Sheldon Story (Cumbria Heritage)

Carlisle's Crane Makers: The Cowans Sheldon Story (Cumbria Heritage)

By: Earnshaw, Alan

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Cumbria, Trans-Pennine Publishing Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021206


72pp, fully illustrated with black and white photographs, Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. History of the company founded in 1846, producing cranes (railway breakdown to dockside and floating cranes for marine applications) in addition to railway turntables, traversers, water columns and steel work for the local market hall. Scarce. View more info

Image for Engines 1900-02: Articles from Issues of  American Machinist Magazine Published from 1900 Through 1902 Revealing the Design, Construction and Repair of Engines

Engines 1900-02: Articles from Issues of American Machinist Magazine Published from 1900 Through 1902 Revealing the Design, Construction and Repair of Engines

By: Engineering Magazine

Price: £12.00

Publisher: USA, Lindsay Publications Inc.: 2002

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 021354


96pp, illustrated with photographs and drawings throughout. Large format softback, slight creasing to upper front corner otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. Interesting mix of technical articles with fascinating period illustrations. View more info

Image for Thanks for the Memory: British Railways Working Steam; Memories are Made of This: More British Railways Working Steam; The Memory Lingers On: More British Railways Working Steam (3 Volume Set)

Thanks for the Memory: British Railways Working Steam; Memories are Made of This: More British Railways Working Steam; The Memory Lingers On: More British Railways Working Steam (3 Volume Set)

By: Esau, Mike

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Kettering, Silver Link Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021257


3 volume set, published 2005, 2008 and 2009. Over 200 superb black and white photographs in each book plus a colour section covering the latter days of steam from the 1950s to 1968. Black boards, occasional corner bumping, light ageing, VG in (slight spine fading) dustwrapper. Very heavy set, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for Coal People: Contemporary Images of Northern Appalachia

Coal People: Contemporary Images of Northern Appalachia

By: Essays By Irwin Marcus, Elizabeth Cocke, Mildred Beik, Eileen Mountjoy Cooper, James Dougherty, James W Harris / Forward By Ronald Juliette / Photography By James W Harris / Drawings By Margaret Harris / Edited By James W Harris

Price: £40.00

Publisher: USA, James W Harris: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020909


136pp, 5 essays by various contributors, forward, black and white photographs, picture essay at rear. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Published for an exhibition supported by a Visual Arts Fellowship from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and other bodies. A snapshot social history of the coal mining industry through photography. Signed by one of the contributoes, Elizabeth Cocke, on the title page, her details to rear page also. View more info

Image for Railway Signalling and Track Plans

Railway Signalling and Track Plans

By: Essery, Bob

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Surrey, Ian Allan Publishing: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021425


112pp, appendices, drawings, plans, black and white photographs. Large format softback, minor laminate loss to covers, general light wear, a VG copy. Invaluable reference for the historian and railway modeller View more info

Image for Fiennes on Rails: Fifty Years of Railways as Seen By Gerard Fiennes

Fiennes on Rails: Fifty Years of Railways as Seen By Gerard Fiennes

By: Fiennes, Gerard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021534


190pp, black and white photographs. Grey boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. The author wasa former General Manager BR Western Region; BR Eastern Region; Chief Operating Officer BRB. View more info

Image for British Pullman Trains: A Tribute to All Britain's Steam, Diesel and Electric Pullman Services

British Pullman Trains: A Tribute to All Britain's Steam, Diesel and Electric Pullman Services

By: Fryer, Charles

Price: £13.00

Publisher: Kettering, Silver Link Publishing Ltd: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 020734


224pp, index, black and white photographs, bibliography. The full record of every regularly-timetabled British all-Pullman train, from their beginnings on the LB&SCR in the 1880s into diesel era with the Blue Pullmans, to the Manchester Pullman of the electric age. Brown boards, a VG copy in a price-clipped dustwrapper. View more info

Image for A History of the Institution of Mining Engineers 1889-1989

A History of the Institution of Mining Engineers 1889-1989

By: Geo. R. Strong, Edited By W.J.W. Bourne

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Institution of Mining Engineers: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015352


vii + 117pp, 22 plates. Gilt on blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in (small edge rub, now in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Blueprints for Bankruptcy

Blueprints for Bankruptcy

By: Gibbins, E.A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stoke-on-Trent, Leisure Products: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020662


ii + 166pp. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. The 'inside' story of British Railways by the author who worked for the LMSR and BR for 40 years. View more info

Image for Square Deal Denied

Square Deal Denied

By: Gibbins, E.A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stoke-on-Trent, Leisure Products: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020684


vi + 202pp, index. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. The story of the call by the railways for a 'Square Deal', equality with other transport. View more info

Image for The Canals of the Welsh Valleys and Their Tramroads (Camlasau'r Cymoedd A'u Dramffyrdd)

The Canals of the Welsh Valleys and Their Tramroads (Camlasau'r Cymoedd A'u Dramffyrdd)

By: Gladwin, D.D. / Gladwin, J. M.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Dorset, The Oakwood Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020370


91pp, index, references, 6 appendices, maps, 16pp photographs and plates, engravings by JK Ebblewhite. Green boards, a VG copy in (slightly grubby rear panel, internal tape reinforcing to spine head/tail) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for A History of the British Steam Tram Volume 7 Parts 1 and 2 (2 Volume Set).

A History of the British Steam Tram Volume 7 Parts 1 and 2 (2 Volume Set).

By: Gladwin, David

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Sutherland, Adam Gordon: 2010

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 021627


2 volume set. iv + 1008pp, index to volumes 1 to 7, drawings, illustrations, photographs, some in colour. Large format hardbacks, laminated boards, slight bumping to spine, overall a VG set, Print run limited to 400 copies only. Very heavy books, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for Railways on Stamps: Volume 2 (II, Two): Western Europe Part IV (Four, 4) France, Monaco, Great Britain, Italy

Railways on Stamps: Volume 2 (II, Two): Western Europe Part IV (Four, 4) France, Monaco, Great Britain, Italy

By: Goodbody, AM / Hart, CA

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chippenham, Picton Publishing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021082


60pp, illustrated. Card covers, light wear only, general light ageing to contents, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Shire Album No. 137: Toy Steam Engines

Shire Album No. 137: Toy Steam Engines

By: Gordon, Bob

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Buckinghamshire, Shire Publications Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 018366


32pp, illustrated throughout. Signed dedication from the author, to verso of front cover, to fellow author Basil Harley. Also included is a letter from the author to Basil Harley, who is mentioned by name in the acknowledgements section in the book. View more info

Image for The Ashover Light Railway and the Clay Cross Company

The Ashover Light Railway and the Clay Cross Company

By: Gotheridge, Ivor

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Gemini Publishing: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020993


48pp, photographs, drawings, plans, 1 colour plate. Landscape format softback, light wear, slight browning to covers, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for Heeresfeldbahnen: Bau Und Einsatz Der Militarischen Schmalspurbahnen in Zwei Weltkriegen

Heeresfeldbahnen: Bau Und Einsatz Der Militarischen Schmalspurbahnen in Zwei Weltkriegen

By: Gottwaldt, Alfred B (Mit Beitragen Von Paul Dost, Walter Ess Und Karl Sander)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Germany, Transpress Verlag: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020299


416pp, maps, photographs, plans, drawings, pictorial endpapers. Laminated pictorial boards, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy, without dustwrapper, as issued. German text throughout. Comprehensive work, fully illustrated, valuable reference for railway and military modellers alike. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for The Midland Railway: A Chronology. Listing in Geographical Order the Opening Dates of the Lines & Additional Running Lines of the Company Together with the Dates of the Opening, Re-Naming & Closing of Stations and Signalboxes.

The Midland Railway: A Chronology. Listing in Geographical Order the Opening Dates of the Lines & Additional Running Lines of the Company Together with the Dates of the Opening, Re-Naming & Closing of Stations and Signalboxes.

By: Gough, John / Foreword By Professor TC Barker

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Clwyd, Railway & Canal Historical Society: 1989

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021478


392pp, corrections, track diagrams of lines covered in the chronology, the chronology itself in 11 sections, primary and secondary sources. Maroon boards, light ageing to contents, a VG copy in a near VG (cipping to corners, slightest spine fading) dustwrapper. This is the revised and expanded edition, illustrated with a set of line-diagrams. Superb reference for the historian and modeller. View more info