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THE PASSAGE MAKERS
Written by Michael K. Stammers.
Stock no. 2124214
Published by Teredo Books. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
120 plates with 22 in colour. The story of the Liverpool Black Ball Line. ISBN: 090366206X. SIGNED by author to half-title page. This is a Review Copy. Wrapper is edge-creased with repaired tear to bottom of spine; fading to spine.
WHITE FUNNELS: THE STORY OF CAMPBELL'S STEAMERS 1946-1968
Written by Chris Collard.
Stock no. 1815480
Published by Baron Birch. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.
A evocation of a vanished era, a fight against change, of elemental drama and often accidental humour. Blue glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 086023570X.
VICKERS AIRCRAFT SINCE 1908
Written by C.F. Andrews.
Stock no. 1610107
Published by Putnam. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos. 566 pages. Top edge blue. The aircraft designed and built by Vickers. ISBN: 0370000056. Spine bumped. Small red sticker to front endpaper. Wrapper is faded at spine and a little edge worn, with small tape repair to verso.
WESTLAND AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by Derek N. James.
Stock no. 1610105
Published by Putnam. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Describing in detail the technical and operational histories of all the aircraft built by Westland. B/w photos. 515 pages. ISBN: 085177847X. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge creasing.
A JUBILEE IN THE HARDWOOD TRADE 1945-1995
Written by Dan Kemp.
Stock no. 1815420
Published by The Kemp House Press. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
To commemorate 50 years in the Timber trade, the company is Timbmet. Orange cloth boars, gilt titles. B/w photos. 304 pages including index. ISBN: 9780955584800.
BRISTOL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1910
Written by C.H. Barnes.
Stock no. 1610050
Published by Putnam. 1994. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Third Edition. A complete reference to all Bristol military, civil and experimental aircraft from the Anglo-French Bristol-Zodiac biplane of 1910 until the emergence sixty years later of the Anglo-French Concorder. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851778232. Wrapper spine faded.
BOULTON PAUL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by Alec Brew.
Stock no. 1610049
Published by Putnam. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
A complete analysis of the pioneering work of Boulton Paul, its crucial contribution to the development of the powered gun turrets, and descriptions of all its aircraft and design projects. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778607. Wrapper spine faded.
A CHARTERED SUCCESS
Written by Ian Ormes.
Stock no. 1815356
Published by Granta Editions. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
The airline which was later renamed Britannia Airways and became the world's leading holiday airline. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. iv and 106 pages. ISBN: 1857570782. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded to front panel and is damp stained to horizontal edges to rear panel.
COLLARD THE HONITON & DORSET POTTER
Written by Carol Cashmore; Chris Cashmore.
Stock no. 2123880
Published by Carol & Chris Cashmore. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0950882801. Spine is bumped.
ALLIS-CHALMERS FARM EQUIPMENT 1914-1985
Written by Norm Swinford.
Stock no. 1814805
Published by American Society Of Agricultural Engineers. 1994. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A rare, inside look at one of America's most historic farm machinery companies. Large format. Dark grey cloth boards, red titles. Colour & b/w photos. viii and 376 pages. ISBN: 0929355547. Text block grubby and margins a little grubby. Boards clean. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is faded at spine and edge-creased.
A CENTURY OF SERVICE AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF EDDISON PLANT LIMITED
Written by R.A. Whitehead.
Stock no. 1609748
Published by Eddison Plant Ltd. 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Oblong format. The story of a business that grew from a small agricultural contractor into one of the largest firms of construction plant and fork lift truck hirers. B/w and colour photos. 50 pages. Wrapper is a little scuffed and has a couple of tiny chips at edges.
THREE CENTURIES OF SHEFFIELD STEEL
Written by Sidney Pollard.
Stock no. 1609727
Published by Marsh Brothers & Co. Limited. 1st 1954. Very good condition.
Black boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. The story of a family business, Marsh Brothers & Co Limited. Spine bumped. Faint numbers on spine; ink number on front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.