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Image for THE FASCINATION OF OUR RAILWAYS  A Series of Instructive Talks for Boys  [older students ]

THE FASCINATION OF OUR RAILWAYS A Series of Instructive Talks for Boys [older students ]

By: " MERCURY "

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, John Bale, Sons & Danielsson, Ltd: 1927

Seller ID: 118794


Undated c. late 1920's [ pos. Undated 1st ed.or early rep.]H/b. Well illustrated 56 Old, interesting & informative , b/w, listed, photographic plates. " [ includes photo the smallest Public Railway in the World, Eskdale.] Dedicated to Smith minor & his honourable brotherhood of critical young railway students". by " Murcury ". 27 chpts. 115pp. 185x125mm [ No inscsp. no annotation, med fox tanning to foredge & some page margins.] Clean boards very minor we... View more info

Image for TITLED TRAINS in PICTURES from Titled Trains of Great Britain

TITLED TRAINS in PICTURES from Titled Trains of Great Britain

By: ----- ... ----

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, IAN ALLAN Ltd: 1955

Seller ID: 121446


Slim P/b Good.An illustrated History / Photographic b/w plates all pages .unpaginated.undated. 2/6 , [ No inscp.tight binding but staples rusted, light edgewear col.rub/fade/loss, fox tan spotting to rear.] An ian Allan Publication from the Ian Allan Range series.Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

Image for LAND-ROVER OWNER'S MAINTENANCE MANUAL   Part no 4852 c. 1960's

LAND-ROVER OWNER'S MAINTENANCE MANUAL Part no 4852 c. 1960's

By: ----- ........ -

Price: £15.00

Publisher: SOLIHULL, THE ROVER Co. Ltd: 1965

Seller ID: 118431


Poor-Laminated oblong P/b Undated c.1960's.Part no 4852.Series 11a Regular & Long / Series 11b Forward Control / Petrol & Diesel Models / Negative Earth Electrical system etc." - to provide Supplementary information "[ incorporating free service & maintenance schedules]The Rover Co.Ltd, Sollihull.[ booklett in poor condition - staples rusted so cover just about hanging-on in there, internall pages sound though, a well used manual but on the whole pages relatively... View more info

Image for MERCEDES BENZ [ Service Manual ] PASSENGER CAR SERIES 210 190.190E Introduction into Service. [ English Text ]

MERCEDES BENZ [ Service Manual ] PASSENGER CAR SERIES 210 190.190E Introduction into Service. [ English Text ]

By: -------

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Stuttgart- Unterurkheim, Daimler-Benz Aktiengesellschaft: 0

Seller ID: 9833


FINE P/b.Large.Laminated powder blue card wraps, Undated, 254pp. b/w illustrated with b/w photo;-plates & line figs. Introduction into service Manual. English Text. (Book- as new no previous owner name, no annotation. No soiling or signs of use.) Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for 21st Army Group No 2 Mechanical Equipment (Transportation) Units ROYAL ENGINEERS D Day to VE Day

21st Army Group No 2 Mechanical Equipment (Transportation) Units ROYAL ENGINEERS D Day to VE Day

By: ----------

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, ROYAL ENGINEERS: 1948

Seller ID: 119606


Cloth Boards with Gilt titles and Crest,Lace Sewn Album, Landscape Format.240x305mm approx. 68pp. Undated (approx 1948) Forward by Arnold Jacks (Jackson?) Lt Col R.E. Commanding No 2 Mech.Eqpt. (Tn) R.E. Record of the work done from D Day Landings to repair/improvise Railways, Ports and Inland Waterway Transport to assist the Allied invasion force across Europe until V.E Day. Roll of Honour, Transportation Units, M.E (Tn) Units, Summary of Plant, Itinerary, Work of the ... View more info

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COUNTRY MOTOR-BUS ROUTES SUMMER SEASON 1924

By: ----------

Price: £4.00

Publisher: WESTMINSTER, LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO LTD: 1924

Seller ID: 122304


Folded Card, route map to one side and fares and stages printed to reverse. 35 x48 cm approx. unfolded. Route map of General (London General Omnibus Co Ltd) Bus services for Summer 1924. Printed by Waterlow & Sons. VG 20mm approx repaired tear to western margin of map and possibly cropped. Respectably clean. Please see our images of the actual item offered for sale., View more info

Image for BRADSHAW'S COMPLETE ANGLO-GERMAN PHRASE-BOOK FOR TRAVELLERS AND STUDENTS; With a Vocabulary of the most useful words in English and German; the modes of addressing the dignities of England and Germany; letters, notes of invitation; tables of money, weights and measures, &c.

BRADSHAW'S COMPLETE ANGLO-GERMAN PHRASE-BOOK FOR TRAVELLERS AND STUDENTS; With a Vocabulary of the most useful words in English and German; the modes of addressing the dignities of England and Germany; letters, notes of invitation; tables of money, weights and measures, &c.

By: -----------

Price: £35.00

Publisher: LONDON, BRADSHAW'S GUIDE, HENRY BLACKLOCK & CO: 1890

Seller ID: 121548


Red cloth boards with gilt titles to front panel. Trade adverts to pink end papers 120 x 80 mm approx. Undated circa 1890's, no author stated. all edges of book block gilt. German title - Ausfuhrliches verzeichniss von English-Deutschen Redensarten fur Reisende; Nebst angabe der nutzlichsten worter im englischen und deutschen; titulaturen der wurdentrage englands und deutschlands brief un einladungsformen, geld, gewichts und masstabellen, &c ( BRADSHAWS KOMPLETTES ANGLO... View more info

THE CENTENARY of the BEATTIE WELL TANK at QUAINTON 1874 - 1974

By: ----.........

Price: £3.00

Publisher: QUAINTON RAILWAY Society Ltd: 1974

Seller ID: 118135


Slim P/b Good 24pp+ continuing text & plates to covers inside and out. B/w illustrated photographic plates nigh all pages.The Beattie Well Tank 1874 - 1974 [undated 1974] The Quainton Railway Society.[the Phoenix , Comet , London Suburban traffic , country branch lines , Wadebridge , clay shed etc ] Unpaginated.[ tight binding , No inscsp.clean staples to exterior but just starting to rust to centre pages - bindings tight and sound, paper light age-creamed, Interior VG ... View more info

Image for FESTINIOG RAILWAY STOCK BOOK of Locomotives Carriages & Wagons  1962

FESTINIOG RAILWAY STOCK BOOK of Locomotives Carriages & Wagons 1962

By: --..----

Price: £13.00

Publisher: Portmadoc , North Wales, FESTINIOG RAILWAY Company: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 117996


UNCOMMON.1962 , stapled small slim square booklet, 1/6, col photo to front cover.[4x5 inches].20pp.illus 21 b/w photographic plates.Very bright clean copy, interior fine throughout, no inscsp, exterior rust to lower staple- not pulling-out tight binding, col rub to spine-fold. PLS See our image View more info

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VETERAN AND VINTAGE CARS Book One , Orbit Books

By: .--------

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, COLLINS: 1950

Seller ID: 118766


Clean Stapled pocket-size small format H/b with Dust Jacket , 28 pps , colour illustrated by Timmis , Collins ORBIT BOOKS series , no inscsps , d/j not clipped ,alternate page full colour illus / text , for child and adult alike [ 1888 Benz Tricar / Daimler1900 /1902 Renault / Bugatti etc, Undated circa 1950 / 60. PLS See our image. View more info

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SPORTS CARS Book Two , Orbit Books

By: .--------

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Collins / Orbit Books: 0

Seller ID: 119345


No 2.Collins ORBIT books Car series , Stapled pocket-size small format Hard Cover , Good , 28 pps , colour illustrated. Undated circa 1950/60 's no inscsps , alternate page full colour illustration / text , for child and adult alike [ green sports car to front [ Lagonda Rapide / American Ford Mustang / Australian Zeta / Alvis 3-litre / ISO Grifo A3C GT /Austin-Healey sprite etc] internal - tight binding , no inscsp , clean throughout] external edgewear colour loss rub ,... View more info

SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY NEWS NO 96 1990

By: .----------------.............

Price: £1.00

Publisher: SHROPSHIRE, SEVERN Valley Railway Company: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8128


Stapled laminated pages magazine , Paperback , Fine as new , well illustrated mono plates , 55pp , Severn Valley Railway News , no 96 , Summer 1990 , 1st thus , front red bands with colour photo to middle [ other vols available ] View more info

THE LINE THAT JACK BUILT the Romney Hythe & Dymchurch Railway in Pictures

By: ...........----------------...........

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Shepperton, Ian Allan:

Seller ID: 10054


Paper Back , VG , Uunpaginated Stapled Booklett , no inscsp , tight bindings , clean staples , b/w photograpphs to all pages , Colour card cover s with light edgewear to crease-fold spine , Frontis- " here is Jack - building the mIniature in 1926" [ Captn JEP Howey ] View more info

Image for THE BOOK OF THE TRIUMPH HERALD A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK COVERING ALL MODELS UP TO AND INCLUDING 1961 , PITMAN'S MOTORIST LIBRARY

THE BOOK OF THE TRIUMPH HERALD A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK COVERING ALL MODELS UP TO AND INCLUDING 1961 , PITMAN'S MOTORIST LIBRARY

By: ABBEY , Staton , A.M.I.M.I.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, PITMAN / PITMAN'S MOTORIST LIBRARY: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6771


Small VG+ H/b in Fair-poor D/j. A SCARCER title in the Pitman's Motorist Library, Car Manual by Staton Abbey A.M.I.M.I, author of "Automobile Steering , Braking and Suspension Overhaul "etc. For both novice & mechanic .116pp.[card covers maroon cloth spine, No inscsp.no annotation.. spot cloth loss to spine] Dust Jacket not price clipped , 6/- , edgewear nicks & tear-lines, col.rub; small loss front base. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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IN PRAISE OF STEAM

By: ADLEY , ROBERT , MP

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Poole, Blandford Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 9148


H/b larger format , Dust Jacket , VG+/VG+ , 1st edition 1985 , colour illustrated , 159pps , by R Adley MP Christchurch , author & enthusiast - Jiont Chairman All-Party Railways Group , a committee memb National Railway Museum - he founded the Brunel Society [ In Search of Steam / The call of Steam etc ] Intro , 11 chpts , " before introducing James Lake - obliged - to tty and answer the unanswerable - what is the appeal of steam ? , many large full-page colour plate... View more info

Image for THE LONDON , TILBURY & SOUTHEND LOCOMOTIVES Past and Present 1880 - 1944

THE LONDON , TILBURY & SOUTHEND LOCOMOTIVES Past and Present 1880 - 1944

By: ALDRICH , C Langley ,

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, --..: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121064


Good P/b iin poor covers.1st ed.1945 .39pp. Illustrated b/w photographic plates; 14x Full-page. Railway History./ Company History/ Science & Engineering - Types. C L Aldrich. Intro; Foreword. [ 4-4-2T Engines / others / points / Superintendents & CME's / Sheds & Codes / Stock / Comparison & Dimension Tables ]small stuck-down previous owner's label and another owner's rubber-stamp details , no annotation,book block sound] rusty staples holding tight but spine-crease loss ... View more info

Image for REGIONAL ROUNDS No 1 Eastern & North Eastern Regions

REGIONAL ROUNDS No 1 Eastern & North Eastern Regions

By: ALLEN , Cecil J , M.INST.T AILOCO.E & Others

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, IAN ALLAN Ltd: 1950

Seller ID: 120945


Oblong P/b.Undated c.1950's.well illustrated b/w plates.Text by Cj Allen M.INST.T AILOCO.E & Others. well illustrated b/w plates & in line.[ LOcomotives / The Back line / Resorts for Railfans / Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway / the carriage / Signals etc.] stapled p/b Tight binding , No inscsp. but numerous photo headings are neatly ink under-lined.first & last page shows old fashion cellotape marks. Covers no loss or tears, no crease, light edgewear col.rub/lo... View more info

Image for RAILWAY PLANNING and MAKING

RAILWAY PLANNING and MAKING

By: ALLEN , Cecil J , MInst AILOcoE

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, LONGMANS Green & Co: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 979


Hard Back Good, 1st ed. 1928.CJ Allen MInst AILOcoE. Frontis & 3 more Colour plates + 52 b/w plates of real interest to all enthusiasts. The Steel Highway Series. 132pp.[Science & Engineering] The railway Pioneers facing all the challeges at home & abroad - mountains, underground , water etc brown cloth book - neat ink inscsp.to fep, light-med fox tanning to 1st/last few pages moreso to end-papers., Sound binding, exterior minor softness/fray top/tail spine, some light ... View more info

Image for ORIGINAL MG T SERIESTHE RESTORER'S GUIDE TO MG TA,TB, TC,TD,AND TF

ORIGINAL MG T SERIESTHE RESTORER'S GUIDE TO MG TA,TB, TC,TD,AND TF

By: ANDERS DITLEV CLAUSAGER , Specialist (EDITOR MARK HUGHES) , TIM ANDREW , Leading Automotive Photographer

Price: £39.00

Publisher: BEAWORTHY DEVON, HERRIDGE & SONS: 2011

Edition: Ist Edition Thus

Seller ID: 122731


Black Boards with gilt titles to spine, 300 x 235 mm approx. 104pp. More than 150 colour photos. The definitive originality guide to one of Britain's most popular sports cars. An indispensable reference book for all owners, restorers, buyers and enthusiasts. All five models from TA to TF and their derivatives are illustrated in detail supported by authoritative text. First published by Bay View Books in 1989 and reprinted five times (demonstrating the enduring popularity... View more info

Image for ORIGINAL MG A THE RESTORER'S GUIDE TO ALL ROADSTER AND COUPE MODELS INCLUDING TWIN CAM.

ORIGINAL MG A THE RESTORER'S GUIDE TO ALL ROADSTER AND COUPE MODELS INCLUDING TWIN CAM.

By: ANDERS DITLEV CLAUSAGER, Specialist , (EDITOR MARK HUGHES) , PAUL DEBOIS , Outstanding Freelance Car Photographer

Price: £39.00

Publisher: BIDEFORD DEVON, BAY VIEW BOOKS: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122732


Black Boards with gilt titles to spine, 300 x 235 mm approx. 112pp. Nearly 200 specially commissioned colour photos. The definitive originality guide to one of Britain's most popular sports cars. An indispensable reference book for all owners, restorers, buyers and enthusiasts. .As New/As New (Book- no notable defects, no previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- Light rubbing to laminate to extremities. Non price clipped. Cover £19.95. Supplied in a removable proprieta... View more info