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Great Western Swindon. The Archive Photograph Series., BRYAN, TIM:
1 BRYAN, TIM: Great Western Swindon. The Archive Photograph Series.
Chalford. 1995 1st edition. 
8vo. In illustrated limp card covers. 128pp. With b/w photographs. In very good condition. Slight indentations and light scratches to covers. Compilerís signature on main title page. Else a clean and tight copy. A photographic record of the Great Western Railway works at Swindon. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Great Western Swindon. The Archive Photograph Series. Signed copy., BRYAN, TIM:
2 BRYAN, TIM: Great Western Swindon. The Archive Photograph Series. Signed copy.
Chalford. 1995 1st edition. 
8vo. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Slight indentations and light scratches to covers. Compiler’s signature on main title page. Else a clean and tight copy. 128pp. With b/w photographs. A photographic record of the Great Western Railway works at Swindon. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Loco's of "The Royal Road" : a New Railway Book for Boys of All Ages., CHAPMAN, W.G.:
3 CHAPMAN, W.G.: Loco's of "The Royal Road" : a New Railway Book for Boys of All Ages.
Patrick Stephens Limited 1971 
In brown cloth covers with white to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened and slightly rubed around edges. Some small marks). Price clipped. Mark on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 232pp; Prof. ills. with b/w photo plates, line drawings and diagrams. With fp. foldout of ‘King’ class locomotive with tender. Maps to endpapers. Reprint, originally published in 1936 by The Great Western Railway. “Here is a new printing of one of those immortal classics of the Great Western’s publishing activities that helped make the railway perhaps the best known and best loved in the world.” This book can be regarded as a fair summary of the development of the GWR locomotive, design, construction and standard features. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Railways of Great Britain. A Historical Atlas. At a scale of 1 inch to 1 mile. In Two Volumes. With Slipcase., COBB, Colonel M. H.;
4 COBB, Colonel M. H.; The Railways of Great Britain. A Historical Atlas. At a scale of 1 inch to 1 mile. In Two Volumes. With Slipcase.
Ian Allen Publishing 2003 1st edition 
Very large. 2 volumes. Size approx 13.5 x 12 inches. In glossy green covers with gilt lettering. In matching slipcase. In very good near fine conditions with near fine slipcase. (Minor bumps and rubbing to corners of slipcase.) Colour maps. O/S Style. 
Price: 295.00 GBP
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Retrospective Lessons on Railway Strikes United Kingdom., CROKER, EDWARD J.O’B.:
5 CROKER, EDWARD J.O’B.: Retrospective Lessons on Railway Strikes United Kingdom.
London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent. 1898 1st edition. 
Size 5.0 x 7.5 inches. In brown cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Patterned endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Corners slightly bumped. Small marks to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 205pp. 16pp cat. With b/w photographs and portrait frontis. A record of a series of strikes on the Irish railways in the late 19th century. The author records the causes, action taken on both sides and the outcome. 
Price: 54.00 GBP
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By Rail To Victory. The Story of the L.N.E.R. in Wartime., CRUMP, Norman;
6 CRUMP, Norman; By Rail To Victory. The Story of the L.N.E.R. in Wartime.
The London and North Eastern Railway 1947 1st edition 
Hardback. Approx 9 x 5.5 inches. In white cloth with blue lettering to spine and front. In original pictorial dustwrapper. In very good near fine conditon with very good dustwrapper. (DW price clipped, spine darkened and rubbed with some darkening to rear. In plastic sleeve.) Cloth slightly rubbed around edges else clean, Inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 196pp. Many B&W photographs, maps, and folding map at rear. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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Inverness to Crewe. The British 4-6-0 Locomotive., EVANS, MARTIN:
7 EVANS, MARTIN: Inverness to Crewe. The British 4-6-0 Locomotive.
Model Aeronautical Press Ltd. 1966 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In speckle green cloth covers with gilt to spine. 164pp. With b/w photographs. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Small marks to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Historical record of the 4-6-0 locomotive steam engines of Great Britain. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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The Bridport Railway. The Oakwood Library of Railway History. (OL103). SIGNED COPY., JACKSON, B. L.; TATTERSHALL, M. J.;
8 JACKSON, B. L.; TATTERSHALL, M. J.; The Bridport Railway. The Oakwood Library of Railway History. (OL103). SIGNED COPY.
London, (Usk), The Oakwood Press, 1998 1st edition 
Hardback, 8.5 x 6 inches. In orange cloth with original glossy illustrated dustwrapper. Illustrated endpapers. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW some fading to spine and edges. some minor rubbing. Price clipped.) Inside pages clean and tight throughout. Signed by both authors on title page. 224pp. Illustrated with many b&w photographs and diagrams. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Great Western at Weymouth. A Railway and Shipping History., LUCKING, J.H.:
9 LUCKING, J.H.: The Great Western at Weymouth. A Railway and Shipping History.
David and Charles. Newton Abbot. 1971 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In speckled beige cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 253pp. With b/w photographs, maps and plans. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. The history of the Great Western railway at Weymouth in Dorset and the ships used in the ferry service to the Channel Isles. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Great Western at Weymouth. A Railway and Shipping History., LUCKING, J.H.:
10 LUCKING, J.H.: The Great Western at Weymouth. A Railway and Shipping History.
David and Charles. Newton Abbot. 1971 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In speckled beige cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 253pp. With b/w photographs, maps and plans. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. The history of the Great Western railway at Weymouth in Dorset and the ships used in the ferry service to the Channel Isles. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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British Expresses 1898. Xmas Number of the “Locomotive Magazine”. Facsimile edition., MOORE, F.:
11 MOORE, F.: British Expresses 1898. Xmas Number of the “Locomotive Magazine”. Facsimile edition.
Atlas Editions. n.d. 
In illustrated limp paper covers. In very good condition. Small tear to fore edge front cover. Else a clean and tight copy. Unpaginated. Many b/w photographs of express trains from the end of the 19th century. A facsimile reproduction of the 1898 Christmas issue of Locomotive Magazine. Inside are 15 reproductions of photographs of steam engines plus on one page a brief summary of the engines. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Line Clear Ahead. 75 Years of Ups and Downs., NOCK, O. S.:
12 NOCK, O. S.: Line Clear Ahead. 75 Years of Ups and Downs.
Patrick Stephens, Cambridge 1982 (1st.). 
Tall 8vo. Red cloth gt. Very good in very good dustwrapper. Numerous photo. illustrations, and some maps. 217 pp. 45 in service with Westinghouse, Nock describes here the developments in the railway during that time. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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World Atlas of Railways, NOCK, O.S.;
13 NOCK, O.S.; World Atlas of Railways
Mitchell Beasley, Artists House 1980 repr. 
Large volume approx 11 x 14 inches. In green cloth with gilt to front and spine. With glossy pictorial dustwrapper. In fine condition with fine dustwrapper. Inside clean and tight. No inscriptions. Colour illustrations photographs and maps throughout. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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LNER Steam. Companion volume to “Southern Steam”., NOCK, O.S:
14 NOCK, O.S: LNER Steam. Companion volume to “Southern Steam”.
Newton Abbot. David & Charles 1969 (1st.). 
Red cloth gt. Very good in very good dustwrapper (dw: top edge of spine a bit rubbed). Col.frontis. & many photo.plts; 292 pp; 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Lost Railways of Surrey., OPPITZ, LESLIE:
15 OPPITZ, LESLIE: Lost Railways of Surrey.
Countryside Books. 2005 repr. 
Size 5.75 x 8.5 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Neat inscription inside front cover, dated 2009. Else a clean and tight copy. 160pp. With b/w photographs and maps. The story of the railways in Surrey with accounts of their growth and the eventual demise of some of them, including the Necropolis Line. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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The Locomotive; Its Failures And Remedies, PEARCE, Thomas;
16 PEARCE, Thomas; The Locomotive; Its Failures And Remedies
Thomas Pearce, Wolverhampton 1908 13th edition 
Size 7.4 x 5 inches. Bound in original green cloth covers with gold locomotive design. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners. Neat inscription front endpaper and preface page. Endpapers darkened. Else pages generally very clean & tight throughout. 102 pages plus diagrams. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Brighton Line Album., RILEY, R.C.:
17 RILEY, R.C.: Brighton Line Album.
London. Ian Allan. 1967 1st edition. 
Size 7.25 x 9.75 inches. In grey cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly creased along top edge with small tear to front top corner. Not price clipped). Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1969. Else a clean and tight copy. 112pp. With b/w photographs. Collection of photographs illustrating the Brighton Line over a period of some 70 years. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Locomotive Engine and Its Development. A Popular treatise on the gradual improvements made in railway engines between 1803 and 1893. With numerous illustrations. Second edition, revised and enlarged., STRETTON, CLEMENT E.:
18 STRETTON, CLEMENT E.: The Locomotive Engine and Its Development. A Popular treatise on the gradual improvements made in railway engines between 1803 and 1893. With numerous illustrations. Second edition, revised and enlarged.
London, Crosby, Lockwood and Son, 1893 2nd 
Hardback, 7.5 x 5 ins. In green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, and black lettering and designs to front. With black banding. Dark blue/black endpapers. In good condition. Corners a little bumped with some rubbing to edges and darkening to cloth, slight rubbing to spine and two rubbed patches on rear. Front hinge slightly cracked, neat inscription to front endpaper “J. Jones Scutt, Fordington Dorchester 1893.” Some mild foxing and darkening to pages, handling marks and odd spots; some staining to p19-22/23,&133. A coople of slightly loose gatherings 204pp + 48 & 16pp adverts. Profusely illustrated with b&w illustrations and diagrams and fold-out plates. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Railway Wonders of the World Illustrated with colour plates and photographs. Two Volumes., TALBOT, Frederick A.
19 TALBOT, Frederick A. Railway Wonders of the World Illustrated with colour plates and photographs. Two Volumes.
Cassell and Company Ltd. n.d. ca1913 
Two volumes, large. Each size approx 8.5 x 11 x 2 inches. Half bound in black morocco leather with dark green cloth covered boards. Spine with raised banding and gilt decoration and lettering. Marbled endpapers. In very good conditions. Some minor rubbing to corners and some minor marks to cover surfaces. Inside pages very clean and tight. Else a very nice clean and tight set. 760pp. 24 colour plates. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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The Great Western Railway. 150 Glorious Years., WHITEHOUSE, PATRICK / THOMAS, DAVID StJOHN (eds):
20 WHITEHOUSE, PATRICK / THOMAS, DAVID StJOHN (eds): The Great Western Railway. 150 Glorious Years.
David and Charles. 1984 2nd imp. 
Size 8.75 x 11.25 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 208pp. With b/w and colour photographs and illustrations. Large fold out map at back. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Price clipped). Small marks to edges of boards. A clean and tight copy. Published on the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Great Western Railway, later Western Region. An illustrated history with narrative and captions. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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