Transport

  1. Instruction Book for the SS1.5 litre Jaguar, 1937. 68pp. Appears to be lacking a title page and preface. Numerous b/w photos. and diagrams. Separate lubrication chart laid in. Maroon, limp cloth covers a little crumpled on corners otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5835) £40.00
  1. Allen, Cecil J.: The Coronation and Other Famous L. N. E. R. Trains. London: Ivor Nicholson & Watson, 1937. 1st. edn. 176pp. Numerous b/w photos. Pictorial card coversjust a little rubbed on edges and slightly stained on back panel otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 5098) £15.00
  1. Allen, Cecil J.: The North Eastern Railway. Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1974. 1st. P/B edn. 240pp. B/w photos., maps. Pictorial card covers a little dust marked and creased on spine otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5139) £4.00
  1. Anderson, V. R. & Fox, G. K.: A Pictorial Record of L. M. S. Architecture. Oxford: Oxford Publishing Co., 1981 1st. edn. viii, 292pp. 689 b/w photos., numerous text figures. D/w faded on spine and showing a little shelf-wear otherwise a very good, clean copy.a very good (Stock ref 3628) £25.00
  1. Atterbury, Paul & Burgum, Ian.: Country Railways. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1996. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous cold. photos.. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 6229) £5.00
  1. Baker, Michael H. C.: London Transport in the 1920s. Hersham: Ian Allan Publishing, 2009. 1st. edn. 92pp. Numerous b/w photos. Pictoruial laminated boards, a fine copy/ (Stock ref 4474) £6.00
  1. Balmforth, John.: GNER: the route of the Flying Scotsman. Hersham: Ian Allan Publishing, 2008. 1st. edn. 96pp. Numerous cold. photos. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy. (Stock ref 4552) £6.50
  1. Barsley, Michael.: Orient Express: the story of the world’s most fabulous train. London: Macdonald & Co., 1966. 1st. edn. 204(4)pp. Many b/w illus. Signed by the author on title page. Price-clipped d/w a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6267) £10.00
  1. Belloc, Hilaire.: The Highway and its Vehicles. London: The Studio, 1926. 1st. edn.(ltd. to1,250 copies). xvi,40pp. 23 cold. plates and numerous b/w illus. Green, bevelled, cloth gilt boards rather rubbed on corners and faded on spine otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6010) £60.00
  1. Birt, David: The Class 52s: a tribute to the Westerns Yeovil: Oxford Publishing Co., 1988 1st. edn. 160 pp. Numerous cold. and b/w photos., text figures. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 1807) £10.00
  1. Booker, Frank.: The Great Western Railway: a new history. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1977. 1st. edn. 206pp. Many b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 6227) £5.00
  1. Bradley, Simon.: The Railways: nation, network and people. London: Profile Books, 2015. 1st. edn. (8)645pp. Cold. and b/w illus. D/w very slightly creased along top edge otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 6276) £5.00
  1. Bramson, Alan.: Pure Luck: the authorized biography of Sir Thomas Sopwith Sparkford: Patrick Stephens, 1990. 2nd. impression. 288pp. Manyy b/w photos. Foreword by H. R. H. The Prince of Wales. D/w just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4880) £6.00
  1. Brooksbank, B. W. L.: London Mail Line War Damage. Harrow: Capital Transport Publishing, 2007. 1st. edn. 144pp. Many b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4550) £8.00
  1. Clew, J. R.: The Best Twin: the story of the Douglas motor cycle. Norwich: Goose & Son, 1974. 1st. edn. 224pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w rubbed and worn with several small, closed tears and some loss to spine. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6274) £25.00
  1. Conder, F. R.: The Men Who Built the Railways. London: Thomas Telford, 1983. 1st. edn. thus. xvi, 204pp. B/w illus. A reprint, edited by Jack Simmons,of the author’s “Personal Recollections of English Engineers” originally published in 1868. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 3385) £6.00
  1. Connor, J. E.: Abandoned Stations on London’s Underground: a photographic record Colchester: Connor & Butler, 2000 1st. edn. 96 pp. Numerous cold. and b/w photos., maps. Pictorial card covers very lightly scratched otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2164) £10.00
  1. Conway, Rex.: Rex Conway’s Southern Steam Journey, volume two. Stroud: The History Press, 2011. 1st. edn. vi, 154pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4470) £6.00
  1. Corkill, John & Hanson, Peter: Steam at Work Peterborough: Silver Link Publishing, 1995 1st. edn. 160 pp. More than 200 b/w photos. Compiled by Chris Banks and one of the Classic Steam series. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 1460) £10.00
  1. Cramp, B. G.: British Midland Airways. London: Airline Publications, 1979. 1st. edn. 208pp. Numerous b/w photos. Price-clipped d/w with one small, closed tear in top edge of front panel otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4883) £10.00
  1. Cross, Derek.: Roaming Scottish Rails. Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1978. 1st. edn. 208pp. Numerous b/w photos. Binding very slightly cocked. Price-clipped d/w rather tanned on spine otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4561) £7.50
  1. Dart, Maurice.: Images of Lancashire and Cheshire Railways: classic photographs from the Maurice Dart railway collection. Wellington: Halsgrove, 2010. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4686) £8.00
  1. Durnin, Steve.: London Underground Stations. London: Capital Transport Publishing, 2010. 1st. edn. 192pp. Numerous cold. photos. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy. (Stock ref 6439) £15.00
  1. Edwards, Dennis and Pigram, Ron.: London’s Underground Suburbs. London: Godfrey Cave Associates, 1988. New edn. 137pp. Many b/w photos. D/w a little dust marked otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 6351) £7.50
  1. Faulkner, Richard & Austin, Chris.: Holding the Line: how Britain’s railways were saved. Hersham: Oxford Publishing Co., 2012. 1st. edn. 144pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4622) £10.00
  1. Fennell, Steve.: RF: London’s classic suburban bus. Hersham: Ian Allan Publishing, 2001. 1st. edn. 96pp. Cold. and b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4464) £6.50
  1. Garnier, Peter (ed.): MG Sports Cars. London: Hamlyn, 1982. 3rd. impression. 160pp. Numerous cold. and b/w photos., text figures. Compiled from the archives of “Autocar”. D/w rather faded on spine otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 5412) £8.00
  1. Gibbons, Gavin: Trains Under the Channel Huddersfield: The Advertiser Press,(1970) 1st. edn. 149pp. B/w photos. Inscribed by the author and with a tls by him laid in. D/w rather chipped and worn with a large tear in back panel otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 2937) £7.50
  1. Gilks, John Spencer: Journeys Around Britain Peterborough: Silver Link Publishing, 1994 1st. edn. 192 pp. Over 250 b/w photos. Edited by Mike Esau and one of the Classic Steam series. D/w very slightly creased on spine head and tail otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 1459) £10.00
  1. Green, Oliver.: Underground Art: London Transport posters1908 to the present. London: Lawrence King, 1990. 1st. edn. 144pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. Laminated pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on bottom corners otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6448) £7.50
  1. Harley, Robert J.: Camberwell & West Norwood Tramways. Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1993. 1st. edn. 122pp. Numerous b/w photos., diagrams. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5878) £9.00
  1. Harmsworth, Alfred C.: Motors and Motor-Driving London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1902 1st. edn. xx, 456 pp plus 4 pp publisher’s list. 13 b/w plates, numerous text figures. A volume in the Badminton Library series. Original pictorial cloth rubbed and bumped on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 2443) £45.00
  1. Hawkins, Mac: The Railway Paintings of Malcolm Root Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1996 1st. edn. 96 pp. 45 cold. plates and numerous pencil drawings. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 1849) £10.00
  1. Holland, Julian.: The Times History of Britain’s Railways: frrom 1600 to the present day. Glasgow:HarperCollins, 2015. 1st. edn. 304pp.Numerous cold. and b/w illus. D/w with one tiny tear in top egde of front panel otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4533) £15.00
  1. Howarth, David & Stephen.: The Story of P&O: the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1986. 1st. edn. 224pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. Rebound by Zaehnsdorf in full blue morocco with six gilt ruled spine compartments (five raised bands) and gilt lettering. Board edges gilt ruled and inner dentelles also gilt. Blue silk epp. Spine slightly faded and slip-case a little rubbed otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 6124) £100.00
  1. Kitchenside, G. M.: Railway Carriage Album London: Ian Allan, 1966 1st. edn. 228 pp. Two cold. plates, numerous b/w photos. D/w a littel creased along top edgeotherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2143) £15.00
  1. Kraemer-Johnson, Glyn & Bishop John.: The Heyday of Maidstone & District. Mersham: Ian Allan Publishing, 2006 1st. edn. 80pp. Numerous cold. photos. Pictorial laminated boards, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4476) £9.00
  1. Le Scelleur, Kevin.: Channel Islands’ Raiway Steamers. Wellingborough: Patrick Stephens, 1985. 1st. edn. 160pp.Numerous b/w photos. Price-clipped d/w very slightly faded on spine and slightly creased along top edge otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 6253) £5.00
  1. Masefield, Sir Peter G.: To Ride the Storm: the story of the airship R.101 London: William Kimber, 1982 1st. edn. xx, 560 pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy of this scarce title. (Stock ref 1403) £100.00
  1. Mason, Eric.: The Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway in the Twentieth Century. Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1975. 1st. P/B edn. (8)236pp. B/w photos., text figures, fold-out map. Pictorial card covers very slightly dust marked otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4574) £4.00
  1. Maxtone-Graham, John: The North Atlantic Run London: Cassell & Co., 1974 2nd. impression. xiv, 434 pp. Numerous b/w illus., maps. Foreword by Walter Lord. D/w slightly faded on spine and very slightly rubbed corners otherwise a bright, clean copy. (Stock ref 2528) £12.50
  1. Mitchell, Vic & Smith, Keith.: South Coast Railways: Brighton to Worthing. Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1983. 1st. edn. unpaginated. Numerous b/w photos., maps and diagrams. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) showing some very slight shelf wear otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4952) £5.00
  1. Morris, Colin.: Southern National Omnibus Company. Mersham: Ian Allan Publishing, 2007. 1st. edn. 96pp. Numerous cold. and b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards. a fine copy. (Stock ref 4477) £6.50
  1. Nock, O. S.: Locomotives of the North Eastern Railway. Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1974. 1st. P/B edn. viii, 200pp. B/w photo., text figures. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4571) £4.00
  1. Nock, O. S.: The Caledonian Railway. Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1973. 1st. P/B edn. 190pp. B/w photos., tables, map. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a very goos copy. (Stock ref 4572) £4.00
  1. Oppitz, Leslie.: Surrey Railways Remembered. Newbury: Countryside Books, 1988. 1st. edn. 112pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4951) £5.00
  1. Oppitz, Leslie.: Sussex Railways Remembered. Newbury: Countryside Books, 1987. 1st. edn. 112pp. Numerous b/w photos. diagrams. Price-clipped d/w otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4636) £7.50
  1. Page, James.: Forgotten Railways, Vol. 8: South Wales. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1988. 1st. edn. 207pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures, fold-out map. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4932) £6.00
  1. Peters, Ivo.: The Somerset and Dorset in the Fifties:volume one, 1950-1954. Poole: Oxford Publishing Co., 1980. 1st. edn. Unpaginated. Over 230 b/w photos. D/w slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5521) £6.50
  1. Peters, Ivo.: The Somerset and Dorset in the Fifties:volume two, 1955-1959. Poole: Oxford Publishing Co., 1984. Reprint. Unpaginated. Over 260 b/w photos. D/w, afine copy. (Stock ref 5519) £6.50
  1. Porter, Lindsay.: Austin-Healey “Frogeye” Sprite. Yeovil: Haynes Publishing, 1983. 1st. edn. 56pp. Many cold. and b/w photos, text figures. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) and little dust marked otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5411) £6.00
  1. Riddell, Jonathan & Stearn, William T.: By Underground to Kew: London Transport posters 1908 to the present. London: Studio Vista, 1994. 1st. edn. 96pp. Numerous cold illus. D/w a little dust marked and with a small, closed tear in top edge of front panel otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6446) £8.00
  1. Riddell, Jonathan.: Tramway Art: the distinctive poster art of London County Council tramways. London: Capital Tramsport Publishing, 2010. 1st. edn. 128pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 6447) £15.00
  1. Robertson, Kevin.: Leader, Steam’s Last Chance. Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1988. 1st. edn. xii, 123pp. Numerous b/w photos., diagrams, map. Binding slightly cocked. D/w, a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4635) £6.00
  1. Russell, J. H.: The Banbury and Cheltenham Railway 1887-1962. Poole:OxfordPublishing Co., 1984 Reprint.160pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps and plans. Price-clipped d/w otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5522) £8.50
  1. Searle, Muriel V.: Down the Line to Brighton. London: Baton Transport, 1986. 1st. edn. 160pp. Numerous b/w illus. Inscribed by the author. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5928) £8.50
  1. Searle, Muriel V.: Down the Line to Bristol London: Baton Transport, 1986 1st. edn. 192 pp. Numerous b/w illus., ep maps. Remains of an ownership label on ffep. Price-clipped d/w, a very good copy. (Stock ref 1501) £4.50
  1. Searle, Muriel V.: Down the Line to Bristol London: Baton Transport, 1986 1st. edn. 192 pp. Numerous b/w illus., ep maps. Inscribed by the author. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5925) £7.50
  1. Searle, Muriel V.: Down the Line to Dover. Tunbridge Wells: Midas Books, 1983. 1st. edn. 163pp. Numerous b/w photos. Signed by the author. Tape stains to ffep. Boards slightly bumped on corners. D/w slightly creased along top edge and on corners. Otherwise, a very good copy. (Stock ref 5926) £7.50
  1. Searle, Muriel V.: Down the Line to Southend. Tunbridge Wells: Baton Press, 1984. 1st. edn. 196pp. Numerous b/w photos. Inscribed by the author with an a.l.s. from her laid in. D/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5927) £10.00
  1. Stewart, David et al.: London’s Last Routemasters: a review of the final years. London: Capital Transport Publishing, 2006. 1st. edn. 120pp. Numerous cold photos. Laminated pictorial boards (no d/w issued) very slightly rubbed on top corner of front board otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5974) £7.50
  1. Sucher, Harry V.: Harley-Davidson: the Milwaukee Marvel. Yeovil: Haynes Publishing Group, 1992. 4th edn. reprint. 365pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. D/w a little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 6252) £6.00
  1. Treacy, Eric.: Spell of Steam. Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1974. 2nd. impression. 208pp. Numerous b/w photos. Price-clipped d/w slightly rubbed ion edges otherwise a very cllean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4563) £6.00
  1. Vaughan, John.: Goods and Freight. Yeovil: Haynes Publishing, 2012. 1st. edn. 208pp. Numerous cold. and b/w photos. D/w very slightly rubbed on edges with a tiny nick in top edge of back panel. A very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4532) £8.00
  1. Waters, Laurence.: GWR Then and Now. Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1994. 1st. edn. 256pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 6228) £8.00
  1. Waters, Laurence.: The Power of the Counties. Hersham: Oxford Publishing Co., 2006. 1st. edn. 112pp. Numerous b/w photos., diagrams. D/w just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4688) £8.00
  1. Waters, Laurence.: The Power of the Granges. Hersham: Oxford Publishing Co., 2007. 1st. edn. 112pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w with some very slught shelf ear otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4687) £8.00
  1. Wyatt. R. J.: The Austin, 1905 – 1952 Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1981. 1st. edn. 298pp. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. D/w very slightly dust marked otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4934) £30.00
  1. Yeadon, W. B.: Yeadon’s Register of LNER Locomotives: vol. 1, Gresley’s A1 and A3 classes. Pinner: Irwell Press, 1990. 1st. edn. vi, 90pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4565) £10.00
  1. Yeadon, W. B.: Yeadon’s Register of LNER Locomotives: vol. 2, Gresley A4 and W1 classes. Pinner: Irwell Press, 1990. 1st. edn. iv, 92pp. Numerous b/w photos. D/w chipped and worn with some loss to top edge of front panel and at spine head. Otherwise, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4566) £8.00