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BRECON TO NEWPORT (COUNTRY RAILWAY ROUTES)
Written by Vic Mitchell; Keith Smith; Dave Edge.
Stock no. 2135446
Published by Middleton Press. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

One of the most admired lines in South Wales, this route included spectacular scenery and gradients, together with numerous interesting junctions. The views in this album range from remote upland to collieries with bursting sidings and provide a fine window on a past era. Blue, white & orange glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and track plans. ISBN: 1904474160.

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SWINDON APPRENTICE
Written by A.E. Durrant.
Stock no. 1822421
Published by Runpast Publishing. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. An inside portrait of the Great Western Locomotive works. ISBN: 1870754107. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased, scuffed and lightly scratched.

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TAFF VALE RAILWAY MISCELLANY
Written by John Hutton.
Stock no. 1822397
Published by Haynes; Oxford Publishing Co. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Taff Vale Railway ran from Cardiff docks to Merthyr but from this there were no less than 23 branch lines serving the collieries of the South Wales valleys. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860932414. Minor fading to lower edge of boards. Contents fine. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and light creased across top edge.

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THE CAMERTON BRANCH
Written by Colin G. Maggs; Gerry Beale.
Stock no. 1822347
Published by Wild Swan Publications. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The origins of the line against the background of the Somerset Coalfield and the Somersetshire Coal Canal, the complicated evolution of the Bristol and North Somerset Company, and details the Camerton branch until the early years of the 20th century. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906867258. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE MALMESBURY BRANCH
Written by Mike Fenton.
Stock no. 1822342
Published by Wild Swan Publications. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A railway history and an account of life and times as they once were. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and sketches 258 pages. ISBN: 0906867886. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine & across top edges, lightly rubbed at corners.

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G.J. CHURCHWARD: A LOCOMOTIVE BIOGRAPHY
Written by H.C.B. Rogers.
Stock no. 1822137
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A biography of the greatest locomotive engineer in British railway history and probably the best loved even though that love was tinged with awe and sometimes fear. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0043850618. Board corners lightly rubbed. Green top edge is browned. Contents fine. Green pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners and slightly faded to spine.

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A PICTORIAL RECORD OF GREAT WESTERN ENGINES VOLUME ONE
Written by J.H. Russell.
Stock no. 1820192
Published by Oxford Publishing. 1st thus 1986. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Gooch, Armstrong & Dean Locomotives. ISBN: 0860933989. Minor marks to title page. Page 179 has pencil annotation and is lightly foxed. Green dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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MORE ODD CORNERS OF THE GWR FROM THE DAYS OF STEAM
Written by Kevin Robertson.
Stock no. 2133549
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2003. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0750932198. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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GREAT WESTERN SAINTS AND SINNERS
Written by W.A. Tuplin.
Stock no. 1819889
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A study of Great Western steam, attempting to reach a balanced evaluation of all the principal locomotives, from the company's beginning. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 004385057X. Text block lightly browned. Green pictorial dustwrapper is browned to flaps and has remains of label to front flap, spine is browned, scuffed.

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THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY IN DEAN: A HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS OF THE FOREST OF DEAN: PART TWO
Written by H.W. Paar.
Stock no. 1819847
Published by David & Charles. 2nd 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour frontis. B/w photos. 2nd edition. ISBN: 0715353691. Scuff to front board. Previous owner's label to front pastedown, name & date in ink to front endpaper. Top edge of text block browned else contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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