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. 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. Arnold, J. H. & Newland, A. P.: Fifty Years of Motorbus Operation. Leicester: Leicester City Transport, 1974, 1st. edn. 43pp. Many b/w photos. Stapled pictorial card covers a trifle dust marked otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 7247) £5.00
  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. Badsey-Ellis, Antony.: London’s Lost Tube Schemes. Harrow: Capital Transport Publishing, 2005. 1st. edn. 320pp. Cold. and b/w maps. D/wvery slightly creased on edges otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 6581) £20.00
  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. 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. Bent, Dr. Mike.: Narrow Gauge Rails Through the Cordillera. Chichester: Semaphore Press, 1998. 1st. edn. 144pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps. Laminated pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 6576) £15.00
  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. 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. 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. 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. Day, John R. & Reed, John.: The Story of London’s Underground. St. Leonards-on-Sea: Capital Transport Publishing, 2010. 11th edn. 224pp. Numerous cold. and b/w photos. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 7074) £10.00
  1. Duke, Major General Sir Gerald.: The History of the Royal Engineer Yacht Club. Twineham: Geoffrey Tullet & Associates, 1982. 1st. edn. 126pp. Many b/w illus., maps. Inscribed by the author. D/w very slightly creased at spine head otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 7029) £10.00
  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. Fearver, Mike.: Steam at Tonbridge: the men and the engines. Rainham: Meresborough Books, 2003. 1st. edn. 48pp. Many b/w photos. Signed by the author. Stapkled pictorial card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 7245) £6.00
  1. Feaver, Mike.: Steam Scene at Tonbridge. Rainham: Meresborough Books, 1992. 1st. edn. (2)46pp. Many b/w photos. Signed by the author. Stapled pictorial card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 7244) £6.00
  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. Gill, Dennis.: Transport Treasures of Trafford Park. Glossop: The Transport Publishing Co., 1973. 1st. edn. (2)98pp. Many b/w photos. Stapled pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 7246) £15.00
  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.: Lewisham and Catford Tramways: including New Cross and Forest Hill. Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1994. 1st. edn. 96pp. 120 b/w photos., maps. Pictorial laminated boards(no d/w issued), a fine copy. (Stock ref 7272) £11.00
  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. Howe, Ron.: Darlington Municipal Transport. Darlington: Darlington Corporation, 1972. 1st. edn. (2)v,27pp. B/w photos. Stapled card covers a little stained on front panel otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 7243) £10.00
  1. Hunter, D. L. G.: Edinburgh’s Transport. Huddersfield: The Advertiser Press, 1964. 1st. edn. 398pp. Numerous b/w illus. Two folding maps laid in at rear. D/w trifle tanned on spine and a little creased and rubbed on edges and corners. A very good copy. (Stock ref 7028) £10.00
  1. Jackson, Alan A.: Londonb’s Local Railways. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1984. 4th. impression. 384pp. Many b/w photo., maps. Some light foxing to epp and edges of text block. D/w a little dust marked otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6579) £6.00
  1. Keys, R. & Porter, L.: The Manifold Valley and its Light Railway. Leek: Moorland Publishing Co., 1972. 1st. edn. (6) 58pp. Numerous b/w photos., two plans. Laminated pictorial card covers somewhat dust marked otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6906) £5.00
  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. 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. Malster, Robert.: Wherries and Waterways; the story of the Norfolk and Suffolk Wherry and the waterways on which it sailed. Lavenham: Terence Dalton, 1971. 1st. edn. 176pp. Many b/w photos. Price-clipped d/w very slightly faded on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 7286) £8.00
  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.: Crystal Palace (High Level) and Catford Loop. Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1991. 1st. edn. . 96pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps and plans. Laminated pictorial boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy. (Stock ref 6979) £18.00
  1. Mitchell, Vic & Smith, Keith.: London Suburban Railways: Clapham Jn. to Beckenham Jn. via Crystal Palace (low level) Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1994. 1st. edn. unpaginated (96pp). Numerous b/w photos., map and plans. Laminated pictorial boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy. (Stock ref 6872) £10.00
  1. Mitchell, Vic & Smith, Keith.: London Suburban Railways: South London Line, London Bridge to Victoria. Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1995. 1st. edn. 96pp. Numerous b/w photos., maps, plans. Laminated pictorial boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy. (Stock ref 7301) £18.00
  1. Mitchell, Vic & Smith, Keith.: Southern Main Lines: London Bridge to East Crydon. Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1988. 1st. edn. 96pp. 120 b/w photos., maps. Laminated pictorial boards (no d/w issued) faded on spine and with a small split in the bottom corner of the back board. A clean, sound copy otherwise. (Stock ref 6806) £8.50
  1. Mitchell, Vic & Smith, Keith.: Southern Main Lines: Victoria to Bromley South. Midhurst: Middleton Press, 1992. 1st. edn. unpaginated (96pp). Numerous b/w photos., maps and plans. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued), a fine copy. (Stock ref 6980) £14.00
  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. 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. 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. Ransom, P. J. G.: The Archaeology of the Transport Revolution 1750-1850. London: World’s Work, 1984. 1st. edn. 208pp. Many cold. and b/w illus. Small, neat ownership name and date to ffep. Price-clipped d/w faded on spine and very slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 7283) £8.00
  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. 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. Sinclair, David.: Uncharted Waters: the Cayzer family firm 1916-1987. London: The Cayzer Trust Co., 2010. 1st. edn. 324pp. Numerous cold. and b/w illus. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 6938) £20.00
  1. Slade, W. J. & Greenhill, Basil.: Westcountry Coasting Ketches. London: Conway Maritime Press, 1974. 1st. edn. 136pp. Numerous b/w photos., three fold-out plans. D/w a little rubbed on corners and faded on spine otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 7092) £9.00
  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. Tolson, J. M. et al.: Railways of Looe Caradon. Bracknell: Forge Books, 1974. 1st. edn. 90pp. B/w photos., plans. Laminated pictorial card covers dust marked and slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6907) £8.00
  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. 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 slight shelf wear otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 4687) £8.00
  1. Winn, Allan et al.: 100 Years of Brooklands: the birthplace of British motorsport and aviation. Sutton Valence: Touchstone Books, 2007. 1st. edn. 192pp. 300 b/w photos. D/w very slightly dust marked otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 6876) £30.00
  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