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$25.00
2f40/11

Boat Trains & Channel Packets: The English Short Sea Routes


BUCKNALL, RIXON

First edition, imperial octavo, green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, xi+ 218pp, illus, VG+ (owner's name in pencil to fep, tanning to eps) in VG d/w (soiling to rear, 2cm closed but untidy tear to upper rear right corner, creasing to edges, untidy bruising/nicks to upper spine)

PUBLISHER: Vincent Stuart Ltd 1957

KEYWORDS: Rixon Bucknall England English trains history rail railways trains boat-trains cross-channel steamers Channel Packets mail stage coaches Bleriot railways shipping harbours

$30.00
2f37/37

The Waterford & Tramore Railway


FAYLE, H. & NEWHAM, A. T.

Octavo, black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, 63pp, illus, nr fine (owner's name in pencil to fep, slight foxing to page edges) in VG+ d/w (tanning to interior, slight soiling to rear flap fold)

PUBLISHER: David & Charles 1972

KEYWORDS: H Fayle AT Newham railways trains steam engines locomotives transport Waterford Tramore Ireland history railways

$35.00
2f43/45

The Little Railways of South-West Scotland


SMITH, DAVID L.

octavo, mustard cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 228pp, VG+ (v light wear, pencil owner's name to fep, light foxing to eps and page edges) in VG d/w (light wear and fading)

PUBLISHER: David & Charles 1969

KEYWORDS: david l. smith little railways of south-west scotland railways transport trains history britain

$42.50
2f42/31

The Cambrian Railways Volume II: 1889-1968


CHRISTIANSEN, REX & MILLER, R.W.

this volume only, light khaki cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 218pp, illus, VG (light wear and rubbing to boards, pencil owner's name to fep, foxing to page edges) in VG+ d/w (light wear and rubbing)

PUBLISHER: David & Charles

KEYWORDS: railways transport trains rex christiansen r.w. miller history cambrian railways

$60.00
2b36a/19

The Pre-Grouping Railways: Their Development and Individual Characters Parts One, Two and Three


HEAP, CHRISTINE & VAN RIEMSDIJK, JOHN

Three-volume set, imperial octavo, illus light-card covers with black lettering to white spine, frontispiece, 75pp / 89pp / 83pp (vols 1-3 respectively), illus, VG (some rubbing to covers)

PUBLISHER: Science Museum Books 1983

KEYWORDS: Christine Heap John Van Riemsdijk railways trains transport North Eastern Great Northern London and North Western Great Western Midland Railways history

$13.94
1f60/22

GEORGE STEPHENSON


Creator of Britain's Railways

STEPHENSON- ROWLAND, JOHN:

First edition 239pp illust., ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc.) very good (corners bruised corners) in very good d/w (rubbing, edgewear, corners sl chipped)

PUBLISHER: Odhams Press Ltd London 1954

KEYWORDS: Stephenson Bio Railways Trains England

$85.00
p13/23

The Great Northern Railway


WOOD,CHARLES;WOOD,DOROTHY

second edition 560pp ills.[b/w and col.] NF (olive cloth,maps to eps,spine cracked and sl.shaky) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: pacific fast mail edmonds [1979]

KEYWORDS: transport railways great northern wood

$34.00
p14/19

Model Electric Locomotives and Their Construction


GREENLY,HENRY

[first edition] 142pp+ads.ills.[b/w] G+ (ill.paper boards w.blue cloth spine,rubbed and soiled w.wear to extrems.,boards shaky,some sl.foxing to contents,spine cracked)

PUBLISHER: model railways press london [nd]

KEYWORDS: model electric locomotives railways crafts henry greely

$29.75
q9/26

At the Front


FOSTON,H.

[first edition] 231pp VG (red cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.,owner's sign.to ffep,content edges sl.foxed) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: arthur stockwell london [nd,1921]

KEYWORDS: literature railways new zealand foston

$100.00
t14/28

Perspectives on Railway History and Interpretation


Essays to Celebrate the Work of Dr John Coiley at the National railway Museum, York

COSSONS,NEIL (ed)

Red cloth boards 166pp illus F in F d/w

PUBLISHER: National Railway Museum York 1992

KEYWORDS: railways transport trains history

$80.00
t14/30

The Thomas the Tank Engine Man


The Story of the Reverend W Awdry and His Really Useful Engines

SIBLEY, BRIAN

Blue cloth boards 336pp illus, gilt embossed front board and spine,NF (faintly cocked) in F d/w

PUBLISHER: Heinemann London 1995

KEYWORDS: literature trains railways transport children biography

$20.00
s18/46

New Zealand Railways Distance Tables for Fares and Freight Section 1 North Island


N/A

first edition VERY GOOD+ (teal cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,ink stamp to ffep)

PUBLISHER: nz railways wellington 1974

KEYWORDS: new zealand railways transport history

$25.00
s18/58

Steaming Up!


VAUCLAIN,SAMUEL M.; MAY EARL CHAPIN

first edition thus 320pp ills.[b/w] FINE in NEAR FINE dustwrapper (v.sl.rubbed)

PUBLISHER: golden west books san marino 1973

KEYWORDS: history transport railways vauclain biography

$10.00
xxctb2767

Engine Pass; New Zealand Railways


LEITCH, D B

hardcover in dustwrapper (tired ex libris copy); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: a h & a w reed

KEYWORDS: specials transport locomotives railways trains new zealand d b leitch history

$50.00
r26a/41

Railway and Other Steamers


DUCKWORTH, CHRISTIAN LESLIE DYCE & LANGMUIR, GRAHA

octavo blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine xii + 340pp illus VG (light bruising and fading to extremities) in VG d/w (light soiling, light wear to extremities)

PUBLISHER: shipping histories 1948 glasgow

KEYWORDS: transport railways trains steamers shipping ships maritime history christian leslie dyce duckworth graham easton langmuir

$10.00
t15a/15

The Pocket Encyclopaedia of British Steam Locomotives in Colour


NOCK, O S

octavo red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine 192pp illus VG in VG d/w

PUBLISHER: blandford press 1966 london

KEYWORDS: transport railways locomotives o s nock

$19.50
t15a/16

Railways in the Years of Pre-Eminence 1905-19


NOCK, O S

octavo green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine 194pp illus VG+ in VG+ d/w

PUBLISHER: blandford press 1971 london

KEYWORDS: railways transport locomotives o s nock

$20.00
t15a/17

Railways in the Transition From Steam 1940-1965


NOCK, O S

octavo lemon cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine 162pp illus VG+ in VG d/w

PUBLISHER: blandford press 1974 london

KEYWORDS: railways locomotives transport o s nock

$25.00
t15a/18

The Pocket Encyclopaedia of World Railways ; Steam Railways of Britain in Colour


NOCK, O S

octavo green boards with gilt lettering to spine 195pp illus VG in VG d/w (price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: blandford press 1967 london

KEYWORDS: railways locomotives transport o s nock

$19.50
t15a/20

Railways in the Formative Years 1851-1895


NOCK, O S

octavo maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine 156pp illus VG+ in VG+ d/w

PUBLISHER: blandford press 1973 london

KEYWORDS: railways transport locomotives o s nock

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