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ALL DRAWN BY HORSES
Written by James Arnold. Illustrated by James Arnold.
Stock no. 1821937
Published by David & Charles. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The introduction summarises the historical background and technical development. Individual chapters cover public transport - coaches, omnibuses, charabancs and hackney carriages; private coachman and owner driven carriages;gigs and carts; heavy draught goods vehicles; and van draught tradesmen's carts. B/w photos and superb line drawings by the author. Oblong format. ISBN: 0715376829. Second impression. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded and scuffed, a few grubby marks. Musty odour present.

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LIVERPOOL TRANSPORT VOLUME 4 1939-1957
Written by J.B. Horne; T.B. Maund.
Stock no. 1821749
Published by Transport Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. Trams and buses. ISBN: 0863171486. Lower corners lightly bumped else a fine copy.

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LIVERPOOL TRANSPORT VOLUME 3 1931-1939
Written by J.B. Horne; T.B. Maund.
Stock no. 1821748
Published by Transport Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1987. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. Trams and buses. ISBN: 0863171419. Last few pages stuck together (could be prised apart but possible surface paper damage may result). Else book and contents fine.

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LIVERPOOL TRANSPORT VOLUME 5 - 1957-1986
Written by J.B. Horne; T.B. Maund.
Stock no. 1821747
Published by Transport Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1991. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. Trams and buses. ISBN: 0863171621. Prelims stuck together, book opens freely at title page. Else contents fine.

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DOBLE STEAM CARS, BUSES, LORRIES AND RAILCARS
Written by J.N. Walton.
Stock no. 1821691
Published by Light Steam Power. 3rd 1975. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Third Edition. A comprehensive story of the outstanding Doble Developments which provide much information of value. The Doble is described as the Rolls Royce of Steam Cars. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w diagrams and photos. Light browning to text block. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is cut by printers a little short, lightly scuffed.

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THE COLOURS OF THE WEST MIDLANDS
Written by Malcolm Keeley.
Stock no. 1320190
Published by Capital Transport. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

West Midland Buses and Trolleybuses. Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout. 128 pages. ISBN: 9781854143310. Bumping to corners. Rear cover is very slightly grubby.

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NORTHERN COACHBUILDERS
Written by Geoff Burrows; Bob Kell.
Stock no. 1320178
Published by Venture Publications. 1st 2015. Fine condition.

A history of the company and its products. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9781905304585.

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THE BRITISH TRANSPORT COMMISSION GROUP: FORMER THOMAS TILLING COMPANIES IN THE 1960S
Written by Jim Blake.
Stock no. 1320177
Published by Pen & Sword Transport. 1st 2018. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Looking at the Tilling Group of bus companies during the 1960s. Green boards, silver title to spine. 156 pages. Packed full of b/w photos. ISBN: 9781473857223. Spine and corners of both book and wrapper bumped.

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ROADS OF EASTERN EUROPE
Written by Klaus Schameitat.
Stock no. 1320166
Published by Schneider Media. 1st 2018. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cars, trucks. buses and trains: the legendary vehicles of the Eastern Bloc. Glazed pictorial boards. 224 pages. Colour photos. Text in German, French and English. ISBN: 9783667113238. Bumping to spine and corners.

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SOUTHDOWN STYLE
Written by Glyn Kraemer-Johnson.
Stock no. 1320158
Published by Capital Transport. 1st 2015. Slightly better than very good condition.

An attempt to illustrate, in words and pictures, the various elements which went to create the Southdown style and to explain why it is still held in such high regard by enthusiasts. Pictorial boards. 104 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781854143969. Minimal bumping to corners and a tiny nick at top of spine. Contents fine.

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COUNTRY BUSES VOLUME TWO 1950-1959
Written by Laurie Akehurst.
Stock no. 1820446
Published by Capital Transport. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Matt pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781854143778.

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COUNTRY BUSES VOLUME ONE 1933-1949
Written by Laurie Akehurst.
Stock no. 1820443
Published by Capital Transport. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Matt pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781854143556.

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