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The Official Railway Postcard Book, Alsop John
1 The Official Railway Postcard Book
Alsop John
AUTHOR
0951219502 / 9780951219508
1987, 1st: 4to, Card: VG, 
Massive detailed listing of all known 'Offical' Railway issued postcards up to 19457 - UK/Ireland and some French Rlys. 400pp. VG clean copy in card covers - slight crease to rear cover. Very Heavy - UK postage 7.00. 015439 
Price: 49.00 GBP
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THE RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE IN THE BRITISH ECONOMY 1842-1922, BAGWELL PHILIP
2 THE RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE IN THE BRITISH ECONOMY 1842-1922
BAGWELL PHILIP
ALLEN & UNWIN
0043310370 / 9780043310373
1968, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, Good
Important account of the history and operations of the RCH - the key to the sucessful inter-operation of over 120 independent railway companies in the period up to the grouping. 320pp. VG copy in edge worn and chipped dw 009338 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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3 A Collection of the Public General Acts for the Regulation of the Railways; Including the Companies, Lands and Railway Clauses Consolidation Acts 1836-1847
Bigg
James Bigg & Sons

1849, 12mo, Full-Leather: Very Good, 
Full leather binding, leather rubbed and worn, no title label, slight damage to the head and tail of the spine, 251pp, plus a list of Parliamentary Documents bound in at rear, inner front hinge splitting, text block firm. X010691 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Transport Art of Eric Bottomley, Bottomley Eric & Parkhouse Neil
4 The Transport Art of Eric Bottomley
Bottomley Eric & Parkhouse Neil
BLACK DWARF
1903599032 / 9781903599037
2002, 1st: Landscape 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Gull colour album of the railway and other trnsport paintings of Eric Bottomley. 135pp. VG copy in dw - very slight wear to edges. 015426 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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THE LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY, BOX C E
5 THE LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY
BOX C E
IAN ALLAN
0711011834 / 9780711011830
1984, 1st Thus: Small 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Heavily revised new edition of Box's 1950s history of this unique British overhead railway, which ran along the dockside in Liverpool. 128pp, many illustrations. VG copy in dw, spine sunned. 000787 
Price: 19.50 GBP
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THE LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY 1893-1956, BOX C E
6 THE LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY 1893-1956
BOX C E
RAILWAY WORLD

1962, 2nd (revised): 8vo, Cloth: VG, Good+
The standard work on this unique Britsh Elevated Railway, written by the son of the long-time General manager. 199pp, photos, plans, diagrams and fold out map. VG copy in slightly edge worn dw. Uncommon. 005063 
Price: 29.00 GBP
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RAILWAY STEAM CRANES, BROWNLIE JOHN S
7 RAILWAY STEAM CRANES
BROWNLIE JOHN S
AUTHOR
0950296503 / 9780950296500
1973, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Standard and detailed history of the british Railway Steam crane and their builders.369pp, many photos and drawings. VG copy in slightly worn dw. Uncommon - privately published by the author in a very small print run. 001905 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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8 RAILWAY MOTOR BUSES AND BUS SERVICES IN THE BRITISH ISLES 1902-1933 (Combined edition)
CUMMINGS JOHN
OXFORD PUBLISHING CO (OPC)
0860932702 / 9780860932703
1st Thus: 4to, Card Covers: VG, 
Combined edition of the author's two volume work detailing all known Railway Company Buses and operations up to 1933. Includes all British, Irish & IOM operations. c.320pp, many illustrations. VG copy in card covers. 002682 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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The Mouse & His Master : The Life and Work of Terence Cuneo, Cuneo Terence
9 The Mouse & His Master : The Life and Work of Terence Cuneo
Cuneo Terence
New Cavendish
0904568083 / 9780904568080
1977, 1st: Large Landscape 4to, Buckram: VG, 
Heavily illustrated autobiographical account of the art of Terence Cuneo, spaning the whole range of his work - Military, Official, Industrial and of course his Railway paintings and posters. 244pp. VG clean copy in cream buckram boards, just a hint of bumping to a couple of corners. In the original card slipcase, again just a little bumped on corners. Much the most important work on Cuneo and scarce. Very Heavy - UK postage 8.00.. 015755 
Price: 130.00 GBP
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Great Western Railway Signal Box Nameplates, Dunn Michael V E
10 Great Western Railway Signal Box Nameplates
Dunn Michael V E
KIDDERMINSTER RAILWAY MUSEUM
0953477533 / 9780953477531
2004, 1st: Landscape 4to, Hard Cover: Fine, Fine
All you ever wanted to know about GWR cast-iron Signal Box name-plates - definitive! 184pp, well illustrated. Fine copy in dw. Scarce. 015521 
Price: 49.00 GBP
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THE RAILWAY PAINTINGS OF BARRY J. FREEMAN, Freeman Barry J
11 THE RAILWAY PAINTINGS OF BARRY J. FREEMAN
Freeman Barry J
SILVER LINK
1857943147 / 9781857943146
2008, 1st: Landscape 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Full colour album of Freeman's railway paintings. 96pp. VG copy in dw. Signed by Freeman to half-title page. 015753 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Luxury on Railway Luggage Labels: A Record of Named Train and Railway Hotel Luggage Labels, Friedman Stamley
12 Luxury on Railway Luggage Labels: A Record of Named Train and Railway Hotel Luggage Labels
Friedman Stamley
Network
0955611806 / 9780955611803
2007, 1st: Square 8vo, Glazed Boards: VG, 
Heavilly illustrated record of the classic Briritsh Railways Luggage Labels from the heyday of travel. 64pp. VG copy in glazed boards 016342 
Price: 19.00 GBP
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BRITISH RAILWAYS 1948-73 : A BUSINESS HISTORY, GOURVISH T R
13 BRITISH RAILWAYS 1948-73 : A BUSINESS HISTORY
GOURVISH T R
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
0521264804 / 9780521264808
1986, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG
Huge, scholarly, business history of the first 25 years of the nationalized British Railways - essential reading for anyone with a serious interest in the history of the nationalised British Railways. 781pp, illustrated. VG clean copy in dust wrapper, just a little minor wear to edges. Very scarce. 001217 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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14 RAILWAY LIVERIES 1923-1947
HARESNAPE BRIAN
IAN ALLAN
0711018294 / 9780711018297
1989, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: Fine, Fine
Accounts of the liveries used by the 'Big Four' British Railway Companies. Originally published as four separate softbacks, this is the hardbound combined volume. 208pp, many illustrations, some colour. Fine copy in dw. 001455 
Price: 11.50 GBP
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15 RAILWAY ANCESTORS - A Guide to the Staff Records of the Railway Companies of Englland & Wales 1822-1947
HAWKINGS DAVID T
ALAN SUTTON
0750908831 / 9780750908832
1995, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: As New, As New
Detailed guisde to the surviving sources of staff records for British Railways prior to 1947. 509pp. As new copy in dw. 011544 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Steam on Canvas, Hawkins Philip D
16 Steam on Canvas
Hawkins Philip D
OXFORD PUBLISHING CO (OPC)
0860935922 / 9780860935926
2005, 1st: Large Landscape 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Lavish large format second colour album of Hawkin's Railway Paintings. 96pp. VG clean copy in edge worn dw. 1st edition. Scarce. 015474 
Price: 49.00 GBP
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Railway Horse Brasses, Hawthorne  Ran
17 Railway Horse Brasses
Hawthorne Ran
National Horse Brass Society

1987, 1st: 8vo, Card: VG, 
Well illsutrated guide to British Railway horse brasses. 48pp. VG clean copy in card covers. 016759 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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THE LONG HAUL, HOLDEN BRYAN
18 THE LONG HAUL
HOLDEN BRYAN
J A ALLEN

1985, 1st: 8vo, Glazed Boards: VG, 
Detailed account of the life and times of the Horse in Railway service in the UK, including colliery tramways etc. 176pp with many illustrations. VG in very slightly worn glazed boards. 000741 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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GREAT WESTERN ROAD VEHICLES APPENDIX, KELLEY PHILIP J
19 GREAT WESTERN ROAD VEHICLES APPENDIX
KELLEY PHILIP J
OXFORD PUBLISHING CO (OPC)
0860931250 / 9780860931256
1982, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
A further volume of pictures of GWR Lorries, Buses, Vans, trailers, tractors and station tugs. Excellent period photographs. c.120pp. VG copy in dw. 006501 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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20 ROAD VEHICLES OF THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY
KELLEY PHILIP J
OXFORD PUBLISHING CO (OPC)
0902888129 / 9780902888128
1973, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Pictorial record of Lorries, Buses and station tugs. Excellent period photographs. 127pp largely photographic. VG copy in dw. 000321 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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21 OPPORTUNITY OF LEISURE
MURRAY HUGH
YORK RAILWAY INSTITUTE
0951445200 / 9780951445204
1989, 1st: 4to, Card: VG, 
Well illustrated history of the York Railway Institute - opened by the NER in 1854. 49pp. Vg copy in card covers. 008909 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Government and the Railways in Nineteenth-Century Britain, Parris Henry
22 Government and the Railways in Nineteenth-Century Britain
Parris Henry
ROUTLEDGE & KEGAN PAUL

1965, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Government regulation of railways in the 19th century. 243pp. VG clean copy in slightly worn dust wrapper. 017482 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Investment in Railways in Britain 1820-44 : A Study in the Development of the Capital Market, Reed M C
23 Investment in Railways in Britain 1820-44 : A Study in the Development of the Capital Market
Reed M C
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
0198218524 / 9780198218524
1975, 1st: 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Important study of how the early railway system was financed. 315pp. VG clean copy in dust wrapper - spione sunned. Scarce. 017481 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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GREAT WESTERN HORSE POWER, RUSSELL JANET
24 GREAT WESTERN HORSE POWER
RUSSELL JANET
OXFORD PUBLISHING CO (OPC)
086093425X / 9780860934257
1995, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Detailed account of the working horses, carts, wagons and associated buildings and staff employed by the GWR and their duties. Many fascinating photos and drawings depicting many little known aspects of the GWR and its staff. 224pp, 306 plates. VG copy in dw 002186 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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25 GWR COMPANY SERVANTS
RUSSELL JANET K L
WILD SWAN
0906867185 / 9780906867181
1983, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
largely pictorial account of the huge range of staff employed by the GWR and their duties. Many fascinating photos depicting many aspects of the GWR and its staff. 246pp, 383 plates. VG copy in dw. 001757 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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26 My Painting Life
Shepherd David
DAVID & CHARLES
0715303856 / 9780715303856
1995, 1st: Large Landscape 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Lavish full colour album of the many aspects of Shepherd's paintings with autobiographical text. 112pp. VG clean copy in dw. Heavy - UK postage 6.95. 015428 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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THE RAILWAY IN TOWN AND COUNTRY 1830-1914, SIMMONS JACK
27 THE RAILWAY IN TOWN AND COUNTRY 1830-1914
SIMMONS JACK
DAVID & CHARLES
0715386999 / 9780715386996
1986, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
The classic study of the effects of the development of the railways in Britain up to WW1. 400pp. VG copy in dw, just a hint of wear to edges. 011539 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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28 RAILWAY AIR SERVICES
STROUD JOHN
IAN ALLAN
0711017433 / 9780711017436
1987, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Good account of the pre-war Railway Air Services - including fleet lists, routes etc.144pp, well illustrated. VG copy in dw. 004946 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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HARROW & WEALDSTONE 50 YEARS ON, TATLOW PETER
29 HARROW & WEALDSTONE 50 YEARS ON
TATLOW PETER
OAKWOOD PRESS
0853615934 / 9780853615934
2002, 1st: 8vo, Card: VG, 
X75. Detailed account of the aftermath of this major Railway accident on BR in 1952 - the emergency response and the cleaning up. 120pp, well illustrated. VG copy in card covers. 009464 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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30 PASSENGER TICKETS
WIENER LIONEL
RAILWAY GAZETTE

1939, 1st Thus: Small 4to, Cloth: VG, 
The only work to cover the development of transport ticketing on a world-wide basis. This is the reprint is book form of the original aritcles in the Bulletin of the International Railway Congress and as such it retains the original pagination which makes little sense! xxix+357pp, illustrated. VG copy in blue cloth boards. Scarce. 013339 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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