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Image for Railways of To-Day Their Evolution, Equipment and Operation. With appendices etc. Illustrated with 26 Coloured plates, Sectional Chart of Express Locomotive, 200 Photo Reproductions and 25 Diagrams. With supplement.

Railways of To-Day Their Evolution, Equipment and Operation. With appendices etc. Illustrated with 26 Coloured plates, Sectional Chart of Express Locomotive, 200 Photo Reproductions and 25 Diagrams. With supplement.

By: ALLEN, Cecil J.:

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co. 1930 with supplement.:

Seller ID: 79122


Hardback, 7 x 5 inches. In red cloth covers lettered in gold & black. With gilt vignette to front. In illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw: corners and end of spine chipped, spine darkened, in protective sleeve.) Cloth a little rubbed at ends of spine. No penned inscriptions. An excellent very clean and tight copy. Very scarce with dustwrapper. 400 + 8pp supp. Illustrated with 26 Coloured plates... View more info

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British Railway Tunnels.

By: BLOWER, ALAN:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Ian Allan 1964 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 79028


Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. Light brown/orange cloth with silver lettering to spine. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (DW some minor rubbing to edges.) Else a very clean and tight copy. 108 pp. Illustrated with B&W photo. plates. A general historical survey of over 70 railway tunnels in Britain and, within this historical context, treats each tunnel individually and in details. A chapter on the Channel Tunnel ... View more info

Great Western Swindon. The Archive Photograph Series.

By: BRYAN, TIM:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Chalford. 1995 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 58462


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. View more info

Great Western Swindon. The Archive Photograph Series. Signed copy.

By: BRYAN, TIM:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Chalford. 1995 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 61506


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. View more info

Loco's of "The Royal Road" : a New Railway Book for Boys of All Ages.

By: CHAPMAN, W.G.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens Limited 1971:

Seller ID: 54183


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 Weste... View more info

Image for Photographic Print of “Locomotive 6358 Passing Dorchester West Station.” GWR 6358, Class Code 4300, Designer Churchward, 2-6-0, Built 30/11/1923, Swindon Works (GWR/British Railways), 1948 Shed 82C Swindon, Last Shed 82D Westbury, Withdrawn 31/10/1959, Disposal details Swindon Works (B.R.) Disposal Cut Up, 31/03/1960.

Photographic Print of “Locomotive 6358 Passing Dorchester West Station.” GWR 6358, Class Code 4300, Designer Churchward, 2-6-0, Built 30/11/1923, Swindon Works (GWR/British Railways), 1948 Shed 82C Swindon, Last Shed 82D Westbury, Withdrawn 31/10/1959, Disposal details Swindon Works (B.R.) Disposal Cut Up, 31/03/1960.

By: DORSET PICTURES:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: ca1959:

Seller ID: 79899


Framed size 14.5 x 11.5 inches. Size within mount approx 9 x 5.5 inches. In gold and brown wood frame behind glass, with dark green mount. In very good clean condition. View more info

Inverness to Crewe. The British 4-6-0 Locomotive.

By: EVANS, MARTIN:

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Model Aeronautical Press Ltd. 1966:

Seller ID: 70695


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In speckle green cloth covers with gilt to spine. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Small marks to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 164pp. With b/w photographs. Historical record of the 4-6-0 locomotive steam engines of Great Britain. View more info

Image for Limited Edition Print of “Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway, 53808 7F and 34043 West Country Class Bulleid Light Pacific Combe Martin”

Limited Edition Print of “Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway, 53808 7F and 34043 West Country Class Bulleid Light Pacific Combe Martin”

By: HAWKINS, Philip D.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Philip Hawkins ca1980:

Seller ID: 79897


Framed size 17.5 x 14 inches. Size within mount approx 14 x 10 inches. In gold and brown wood frame behind glass, with ivory mount. In very good clean condition. 34043, West Country Class Bulleid light pacific ‘Combe Martin’ featured in The ‘Titfield Thunderbolt’ as the Bulleid Pacific in the opening scene. View more info

British Expresses 1898. Xmas Number of the “Locomotive Magazine”. Facsimile edition.

By: MOORE, F.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Atlas Editions. n.d.:

Seller ID: 55958


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. View more info

Line Clear Ahead. 75 Years of Ups and Downs.

By: NOCK, O. S.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens, Cambridge 1982 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 46304


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. View more info

World Atlas of Railways

By: NOCK, O.S.;

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Mitchell Beasley, Artists House 1980 repr.:

Seller ID: 74379


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. View more info

LNER Steam. Companion volume to “Southern Steam”.

By: NOCK, O.S:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot. David & Charles 1969 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 46284


Red cloth gt. Very good in very good dustwrapper (dw: top edge of spine a bit rubbed). Col.frontis. & many photo.plts; 292 pp; View more info

Lost Railways of Surrey.

By: OPPITZ, LESLIE:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Countryside Books. 2005 repr.:

Seller ID: 70701


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. View more info

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The Locomotive; Its Failures And Remedies

By: PEARCE, Thomas;

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Thomas Pearce, Wolverhampton 1908 13th edition:

Seller ID: 75419


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. View more info

Brighton Line Album.

By: RILEY, R.C.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London. Ian Allan. 1967 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70698


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. View more info

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Original Artwork "West Bay Station, Bridport." Original Artwork in Pen, Crayon and Ink.

By: ROUSELL, Tony:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Beaminster, Dorset, Tony Rousell, ca1980:

Seller ID: 79895


Framed size 15.5 x 12.5 inches. Size within mount approx 12 x 9 inches. In gold wood frame behind glass, with ivory mount. In very good clean condition. Original Artwork in Pen, Crayon and Ink. View more info

Image for Railway Wonders of the World Illustrated with colour plates and photographs. Two Volumes.

Railway Wonders of the World Illustrated with colour plates and photographs. Two Volumes.

By: TALBOT, Frederick A.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company Ltd. n.d. ca1913:

Seller ID: 74303


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. View more info

The Great Western Railway. 150 Glorious Years.

By: WHITEHOUSE, PATRICK / THOMAS, DAVID StJOHN (eds):

Price: £8.00

Publisher: David and Charles. 1984 2nd imp.:

Seller ID: 73689


Size 8.75 x 11.25 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 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. 208pp. With b/w and colour photographs and illustrations. Large fold out map at back. Published on the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Great Western Railway, later Western Region. An illustrated history with ... View more info

Image for The Romance of Modern Locomotion. Containing Interesting Descriptions (in Non-Technical Language) of the Rise and Development of the Railroad Systems in all Parts of the World. With 25 Illustrations.

The Romance of Modern Locomotion. Containing Interesting Descriptions (in Non-Technical Language) of the Rise and Development of the Railroad Systems in all Parts of the World. With 25 Illustrations.

By: WILLIAMS, ARCHIBALD;

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., 1904 1st edition:

Seller ID: 78048


Hardback, size approx 7.5 x 5.5 inches. Red cloth with gilt lettering and colour blocked pictorial designs to front and spine. Plain endpapers. All edges gilt. In very good condition. some light rubbing to corners and ends of spine. Spine slightly faded. Mild foxing to endpapers and neat inscription to front. “to dear Ronald, Aunt Kitties gift, 1905.” Inside pages very clean and tight throughout. A lovely bright & clean copy. 368pp. Illustrated with 25 B&... View more info