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Order Code

Author

Title & Details

Price

MIX002

Hewison, C.H.

LOCOMOTIVE BOILER EXPLOSIONS
D&C, 1983 pp. 144

9.00

MIX003

Simmons, J.

RAILWAY TRAVELLER'S HANDY BOOK
Adams & Dart, 1971 pp. 116 with 12 line drawings in text.
A re-setting of the original edition of 1862 with notes and added contemporary illustrations. New introduction pp. 7-13

7.50

MIX006

Davies, R. &
Grant, M.D.

LONDON AND ITS RAILWAYS
D&C/BCA, 1981 pp. 200. 158 photos, 13 col plates, 29 maps & diagrams. (vg/vg)
Thematic history.

10.00

MIX031

Ellis, C.H.

The Lore of the Train
Nordbok, 1983(Rprnt/softback) pp. 240, with 9 reproduced paintings (col.) & over 300 line drwngs. (44 col.) & other illus; bibliography (71 sources).
A detailed and profusely illus. survey of the development of railway locomotion, in 7 chapters, the first 2 covering the period before 1830.

7.50

MIX032

Casserley, H.C.

LOCOMOTIVE CAVALCADE 1920-1951
(Author), 1952 pp. 216, with over 300 illus.(d/w torn)
A comprehensive review, year by year, of the changes in steam locomotive development and design which have taken place on the railways of the British Isles between the years 1920 and 1951.

8.00

MIX033

Casserley, H.C.

RAILWAYS BETWEEN THE WARS
D&C, 1971 pp. 127, with col. frontis & 163 illus.
pp. 27-30, '1921 Railways Act: constituents of newly formed groups', with route mileages & notes.
pp. 30-32, a chronology, 1918-1939.

8.00

MIX038a

Baxter, D.

Victorian Locomotives
Moorland, 1978 pp. [112]. Intro & 129 illus with detailed descrs.
Most of the illustrations are from photographs made by R.F. Bleasdale during the period 1870s to 1890s. Arranged under companies.

9.00

MIX041A

Nock, O.S.

LNER STEAM
D&C, 1969 pp. 292, with col. frontis & 72 illus on 32 plates & 77 logs of runs.

8.00

MIX041B

Nock, O.S.

LMS STEAM
D&C, 1971 pp. 269, with col. frontis, 82 illus on 32 plates, 61 tables, 23 of which are logs of runs.
An analysis of the performance of steam-hauled trains on the LMS.

8.50

MIX041

Nock, O.S.

GWR STEAM
D&C, 1972 pp. 239, with col. frontis, 72 illus on 32 plates, & many lists.

8.00

MIX049

Jenkinson, D.

The BIG FOUR in Colour 1935-1950
Atlantic, 1994 pp. 192.
Colour photographic record. (vg/vg)

18.00

MIX051

Bucknall, J.B.

'AN AGE OF KINGS'
author, 1982 pp. viii, 200.
A photographic record of the final years of steam 1956-68.
(sl damage to d/w else vg)

22.50

MIX052

Kichenside, G. (Ed)

STEAM PORTFOLIO
Ian Allan, 1968 pp. 238. 373 illus with captions

10.00

MIX054

Gifford, C.T.

DECLINE OF STEAM
IA, pp.[171]. Preface, pictorial t.p. & 291 illus. (vg/vg)

12.50

MIX055

Gifford, C.T.

STEAM FINALE NORTH
IA, 1976 pp. 96. Intro & 158 illus. with descrs.
Steam trains in their North of England environment, 1958-68. (vg/vg)

12.00

MIX056

Steeneken, H.

ALL TRAINS TO STOP!
IA, 1979 pp. 137. Intro & 187 illus with captions, amplified on pp. 134-7.
A photographic 'requiem'. The closing years of steam-hauled trains, mostly in Britain, France and Germany. (vg/vg)

12.50

MIX057

Carter, J.R.

WORKING STEAM
Viking, 1976 pp.[109], with frontis, intro & 143 illus with descrs.
Period, 1952-1973. (vg/vg)

12.00

MIX058

Carter, J.R.

FOOTPLATE CAMERAMAN
IA, 1983 pp. 128.
Album of author's photographs, 1952-1968, chiefly on LM Region.(vg/vg)

12.00

MIX060

Hunt, J. &
Krause, I.

ON AND OFF THE BEATEN TRACK
NEL, 1976 pp.[128], with 145 illus.
An evocation in words & photographs of railways and locomotives ca.1965-1975, in Britain, Turkey and South Africa. (vg/vg)

10.00

MIX061

Treacy, E.

LURE OF STEAM
IA, pp.208, with intro, frontis, & 440 illus with descrs.
A 'personal selection' by Canon Treacy of photographs taken by him over the past 35 years. His autobiographical introduction (pp. 7-10) is noteworthy. (vg/vg)

10.00

MIX062

Treacy, E.

PORTRAIT OF STEAM
IA, pp.200. Frontis & 383 photographs by Eric Treacy, with descrs.
A second selection. (vg/vg)

10.00

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