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50 Years of Progress - The History of the Automotive Products Organisation over the past 50 years, Wisdom (M.I.M.I., A.M.S.A.E.), T.H.
50 Years of Progress - The History of the Automotive Products Organisation over the past 50 years

Standard "Eight" Saloon 1954-5 - Instruction Book, ,
Standard "Eight" Saloon 1954-5 - Instruction Book

Standard "Ten" Saloon 1954-5 - Instruction Book, ,
Standard "Ten" Saloon 1954-5 - Instruction Book

Handbook for the Standard Eight and Ten - Pennant Companion Commercials 1953-62, Olyslager (MSIA MSAE), Piet
Handbook for the Standard Eight and Ten - Pennant Companion Commercials 1953-62

Operating Instructions and Spare Parts List for MK 12D & 8E two-stroke motor cycle engines, ,
Operating Instructions and Spare Parts List for MK 12D & 8E two-stroke motor cycle engines

History of the Great Western Railway - 1. Consolidation 1923-29, Semmens, Peter
History of the Great Western Railway - 1. Consolidation 1923-29

North Yorkshire Moors Railway Stock Book, Atkins, Margaret
North Yorkshire Moors Railway Stock Book

My Favourite Railway Stories, Jennings, Paul             (ed)
My Favourite Railway Stories

 

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Images of Steam, "Fenman",
1 Images of Steam
"Fenman",. Ian Allan, London, 1974. first edition, Hardback, 277mm x 213mm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 2nd impression, , 192pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by "Fenman". Good +++/Good +. Just a little darkening of block edges, book otherwise tight, clean and solid. Dustwrapper has been handled, single tear to top rear by spine, else clean and bright. Written and photograhed by five steam train enthusiasts and fellow Cambridge graduates under a nom de plume, this is an affectionate look back at the final years of British steam trains. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Steam, Fenman, Britain, Cambridge This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 8307

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Austin "Twelve" List of Spare Parts, ,
2 Austin "Twelve" List of Spare Parts
,. Austin Motor Company, Birmingham, Paperback, 215mm x 140mm , 72pp. Black and white illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Pamphlet-style book is grubby and worn from handling with ink inscriptions on rear cover. Pages unmarked and binding still good. Undated, but surely mid-20th century parts guide for a venerable British motor car. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Austin, twelve, parts. 9784

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Austin Morris 1100, 1300, ,
3 Austin Morris 1100, 1300
,. Unipart Autobooks, 1979. Sixth Edition, Hardback, 246mm x 186mm decorated boards, 186pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Some grubbiness to block edges. Book otherwise tight and clean with laminate protection. Standard workshop manual for a venerable British car of the 1970s. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Austin, Princess, Wolseley, 1100. 9633

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Operating Instructions and Spare Parts List for MK 12D & 8E two-stroke motor cycle engines, ,
4 Operating Instructions and Spare Parts List for MK 12D & 8E two-stroke motor cycle engines
,. Villiers Engineering, Wolverhampton, 1953. Pamphlet, 204mm x 137mm , 32pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Less than good/NoWrapper. Booklet is worn and grubby, with tape residue from amednments sheet detached but still present, stamps on rear, tape also to spine. Mechanic's guide to venerable 123cc and 197cc English motorcycle engines of the post-war period. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: engineer, motorcycle, Villiers. 12517

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Standard "Eight" Saloon 1954-5 - Instruction Book, ,
5 Standard "Eight" Saloon 1954-5 - Instruction Book
,. Standard Motor Company, Coventry, first edition, Pamphlet, 215mm x 140mm , 48pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. 48-page booklet has been well used, and is now crinkly, with grubbiness from handling and some stains here and there. Fold-out chassis plan still attached at inner rear, errata slips to front. Undated but surely contemporary manual for a classic mid-1950s English saloon car. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Standard, car, engine, gearbox. 12520

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Standard "Ten" Saloon 1954-5 - Instruction Book, ,
6 Standard "Ten" Saloon 1954-5 - Instruction Book
,. Standard Motor Company, Coventry, first edition, Pamphlet, 215mm x 140mm , 48pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good/NoWrapper. 48-page booklet has been well used, but still clean overall. Just the occasional smudge here and there. Fold-out chassis plan still attached at rear, ephemeral typed guide to valve timing also. Undated but surely contemporary manual for a classic mid-1950s English saloon car. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Standard, car, engine, gearbox. 12519

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The National Railway Collection, ,
7 The National Railway Collection
,. Collins, London, 1988. first edition, Hardback, 266mm x 200mm maroon cloth boards, silver gilt titles, first edition, 206pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper has been handled but no shelfwear. Attractive guide to the teasures kept by the National Railway Museum in York, including locomotives of all types, but also signalling apparatus, railway company posters, dining car furnishings and much more. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Railway, museum, York, exhibits. 8288

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The Riley One-Point-Five Driver's Handbook, ,
8 The Riley One-Point-Five Driver's Handbook
,. Riley Motors Ltd, Cowley, sixth edition, Hardback, 222mm x 142mm grey card boards over blue cloth spine, blue binding, sixth edition, 67pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Spine and boards bumped and a little scuffed. Standard manual for a venerable British motor car. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Riley, Cowley, driver. 1441

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Covering My Tracks - Recollections of the end of steam, Adley, Robert
9 Covering My Tracks - Recollections of the end of steam
Adley, Robert. Guild Publishing, London, 1988. first thus, Hardback, 240mm x 241mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 192pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections. Pages clean and colourful. Dustwrapper has been handled, crease to top front corner. MP and steam train enthusiast revisits the locations of his photographic journey during the last days of regular steam train service in the UK, and reflects on things now past. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Adley, steam, photographs, Barry. 8320

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Wheels, Adley, Robert
10 Wheels
Adley, Robert. Guild Publishing - Book Club Associates, London, 1987. first thus, Hardback, 284mm x 217mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 160pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with just a little shelfwear along top. Spine a little faded. Collection of photographs of locomotives in the last years of British steam trains in general service, with accompanying text, organized by wheel arrangements. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Train, steam, wheel, photograph. 8316

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The Royal Road, Allan, Robert
11 The Royal Road
Allan, Robert. Sir Isaac Pitman, London, 1946. first edition, Hardback, 188mm x 128mm blue cloth boards, black titles, first edition, x prelims, 192+pp. Photographic illustrations. Good/Less than good. Book is a post-war production and is generally worn and darkened by age. Still tight with no markings. Dustwrapper (now protected) is darkened and worn, also frayed in places with loss of up to 1 cm thickness along top edges. Curious little history of road transport with a strong emphasis on 20th century England. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Road, car, Rome, England. 9303

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More Great Railway Journeys, Allen, Benedict             et al
12 More Great Railway Journeys
Allen, Benedict et al. BBC Books, London, 1996. first edition, Hardback, 252mm x 192mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 224pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by Tom Owen Edmunds, Duncan Good +++/Good +++. Base of spine a little bumped, top edge of block faintly grubby, book otherwise clean and tight. Dustwrapper has a litlle shelfwear and evidence of occasional handling. BBC TV series tie-in book in which seven celebrity travellers undertake memorable journeys by rail across the world. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Rail, travel, Patagonia, sayle. 8275

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London Steam in the 1930s, Allen, G. Freeman            (ed)
13 London Steam in the 1930s
Allen, G. Freeman (ed). Ian Allan, London, 1979. first edition, Hardback, 242mm x 181mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 112pp. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by E.R. Wethersett. Good +++/Good +++. Book is not new and spine just a little bumped, but overall little evidence of wear with pages all bright and clean. Dustwrapper is clean, with just a little wear at top of spine. Collection of photographs from the Wethersett Collction gives a clear picture of steam locos in service in 1930s London - including Pacifics, Black Fives and Jubilees. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Steam, train, London, 1930s. 9259

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Complete Book of Model Railway Electronics, Amos, Roger
14 Complete Book of Model Railway Electronics
Amos, Roger. Patrick Stephens, Sparkford, Somerset, 1994. first edition, Hardback, 239mm x 154mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 5th impression, , 255pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Book has been read, some dusting to block edges, else nice and clean. Dustwrapper has been handled but still clean with minimal wear only. Popular guide to the use of electronic systems and devices in railway modelling. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Modelling, railway, electronics, LED. 8274

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North Yorkshire Moors Railway Stock Book, Atkins, Margaret
15 North Yorkshire Moors Railway Stock Book
Atkins, Margaret. North York Moors Historical Railway Trust, Pickering, 1997. fifth edition, Paperback, 210mm x 147mm , 96pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Booklet-paperback has been handled but still bright and clean. Small sticker residue on front. Enthusiasts' guide to the stock of a great British heritage railway. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: stock, loco, Yorkshire, wagon. 12034

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A Guide to the Steam Railways of Great Britain, Awdry, Reverend W. ;   Cook, Chris
16 A Guide to the Steam Railways of Great Britain
Awdry, Reverend W. ; Cook, Chris. Book Club Associates, London, 1980. first thus, Hardback, 240mm x 172mm blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 240+pp. Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is not new and has been read but no obvious imperfections. Tight and clean. Dustwrapper has some evidence of ocasional handling. Top of spine creased, no other imperfections. A comprehensive guide to active British steam rail services with two-column text and generous photographic illustration. Book Club edition of 1979 Pelham original. Co-written by the creator of "Thomas the Tank Engine." Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Steam, rail, Cadeby, Nene. 9605

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London Midland Steam in Action 2, Blake, W.A.             (ed)
17 London Midland Steam in Action 2
Blake, W.A. (ed). D. Bradford Barton, Truro, 1975. first edition, Hardback, 224mm x 210mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 96pp. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is bright and clean - occasional handling with one small line indentation on front. Collection of captioned photographs - the second to be published - of steam trains in service on the London Midland region after 1948. Catalogue: Railways. Keywords: BR, steam, London Midland. 5840

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London Midland Steam in Action 4, Blake, W.A.             (ed)
18 London Midland Steam in Action 4
Blake, W.A. (ed). D. Bradford Barton, Truro, first edition, Hardback, 224mm x 210mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 96pp. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Top corners of boards bumped, pages all bright and clean. Dustwrapper has bumped top corners else very good. No date given but likely late 1970s collection of photographs - the fourth to be published - of steam trains in service on the London Midland region after 1948. Catalogue: Railways. Keywords: BR, steam, London Midland. 5839

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Reflections of the Big Four, Blenkinsop, R.J.
19 Reflections of the Big Four
Blenkinsop, R.J.. Oxford Publishing Company, Headington, Oxford, 1978. first edition, Hardback, 293mm x 210mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 96pp. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Just a little bumping to spine, pinpoint foxing to top block edge, else nice and clean. Dustwrapper is clean with minimal wear, just a little tanning to top edges of flaps. 96 full-page photographs of (mostly) steam locomotives in service on British main lines between 1958 and 1961. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: BR, rail, steam, regions This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 8335

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Reflections on the Great Western, Blenkinsop, R.J.
20 Reflections on the Great Western
Blenkinsop, R.J.. Oxford Publishing Company, Risinghurst, Oxford, 1974. first edition, Hardback, 295mm x 220mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, c.120pp. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Fair. Book has been read but still tight and clean with just a little darkening of block edges. Dustwrapper has been handled with colour fading and shelfwear along top with 3cm tear at top of spine. Photographs by Belnkinsop with accompanying text of steam trains in service on the former GWR from 1951 until the end of steam in 1968. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Steam, GWR, Mogul, BR This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 8338

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British Steam 1948-1955, Bruton, E.D.
21 British Steam 1948-1955
Bruton, E.D.. Ian Allan, London, 1976. first edition, Book is tight and clean with just a little darkening to block edges. Photographs of steam locomitives in service with the newly-nationalised British Railways in the years after 1948. Photographic illustrations. This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 8337

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London Midland Steam in the North West, Carter, J.R.
22 London Midland Steam in the North West
Carter, J.R.. D. Bradford Barton, Truro, 1973. first edition, Hardback, 224mm x 210mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 96pp. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections save for a small spot on front endpaper. Dustwrapper is clean with no wear or evidence of handling. Photographs with captions of LMS steam trains in service in Lancashire and Cheshire. Catalogue: Railways. Keywords: LMS, steam, Lancashire, Cheshire. 5843

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Great Little Railways, Chamberlin, Russell             et al
23 Great Little Railways
Chamberlin, Russell et al. BBC, London, 1984. first edition, Hardback, 223mm x 186mm blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 206pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Base of spine bumped. No other imperfections, book bright and clean. Dustwrapper is clean and bright with little or no wear. Front flap clipped. TV tie-in book, lavishly illustrated, introduces the reader to seven narrow gauge railways across the world. Catalogue: Railways. Keywords: narrow gauge, rail, Ecuador, Yukon. 5851

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Rocket to Eurostar; The National Railway Museum in Camera., Coiley, John             (ed)
24 Rocket to Eurostar; The National Railway Museum in Camera.
Coiley, John (ed). Atlantic Transport Publishers, Penryn, 1996. first edition, Hardback, 28cm x 22cm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, c.140pp. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Near Fine. Book is near fine save for faint ink underlining to final page. Dustwrapper (now protected) is near fine. A photograph-heavy story of the National Railway Museum and of the British trains whose history is preserved there. Catalogue: Railways. Keywords: York, Railway, Museum. 1507

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The Railway Navvies - A History of the Men who made the Railways, Coleman, Terry
25 The Railway Navvies - A History of the Men who made the Railways
Coleman, Terry. Pimlico, London, 2000. first thus, Paperback, 8vo , 256pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback has been read, block a little tanned, but still clean and unmarked with only light creasing to spine. Paperback reprint of 1968 revision of 1965 original book, offering a rewarding history of the rough and tough men who laboured to build Britain's railways. Catalogue: Railways. Keywords: Navvies, railways, Victorian, Irish. 5850

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Railways Then and Now - The Changing Railway Scene in Britain, Course, Edwin
26 Railways Then and Now - The Changing Railway Scene in Britain
Course, Edwin. Book Club Associates, London, 1979. first thus, Hardback, 246mm x 192mm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 168pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Reading copy only/Good +. Front endpaper removed. Book in othrrwise Good+++ conditon. Some tanning to block edges, otherwise clean. Dustwrapper has some shelfwear along top edge, top of spine frayed, colour also faded on spine and edges. A detailed, strongly photographic account of how British railways were transformed in the 1960s. Book Club edition. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Railway, train, BR, locomotive. 9780

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On the Settle & Carlisle Route, Flinders, T.G.
27 On the Settle & Carlisle Route
Flinders, T.G.. Fraser Stewart, Waltham Abbey, 1994. first thus, Hardback, 246mm x 183mm decorated boards, 112pp. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper has some light shelfwear else bright and clean. Originally published by Ian Allan in 1981, this is Flinders' collection of photos of one of the finest railway lines in England, with accompanying text. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Settle, Carlisle, railway, Flinders. 8265

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British Steam Nostalgia, Garratt, Colin
28 British Steam Nostalgia
Garratt, Colin. Patrick Stephens, Wellingborough, 1987. first edition, Hardback, 233mm x 202mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 144pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by Colin Garratt. Very Good/Good +++. Book is not new but still bright and clean with no obvious imperfections. Colour plates notably impressive. Dustwrapper has been handled with a little wear along top. Second volume of Garratt's early photographs of post-WW2 British steam trains, with accompanying narrative. Catalogue: Railways. Keywords: Steam, railways, nationalization. 5834

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Great Railway Photographers - E.R. Wethersett, Garratt, Colin
29 Great Railway Photographers - E.R. Wethersett
Garratt, Colin. Milepost, Newton Harcourt, 1996. first edition, Hardback, 296mm x 226mm decorated boards, 48pp. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by E.R. Wethersett. Very Good/Good +++. Large hardback is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with just a little wear along top edge, with a 1cm flattened tear at rear. A selection of railway photographs taken by a legend of the art, drawn from the collections of the National Railway Museum, with text by Garratt. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Rail, Wethersett, steam. 9622

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Great Railway Photographers - H.C. Casserley, Garratt, Colin
30 Great Railway Photographers - H.C. Casserley
Garratt, Colin. Milepost, Newton Harcourt, 1996. first edition, Hardback, 297mm x 226mm decorated boards, 48pp. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +. Spine and boards a little bumped, pages nice and clean. Dustwrapper has some evidence of handling, also light shelfwear and small sticker residue at top of front. Collection of railway photographs by Casserley, with text by Garrett in association with the great photographer's son. Catalogue: Transport. Keywords: Casserley, railway, train This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 8363

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