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RIGGING PERIOD SHIP MODELS
Written by Lennarth Petersson.
Stock no. 1815084
Published by Chatham Publishing. 2007. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Step-by-Step Guide to the Intricacies of Square-Rig. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams throughout. ISBN: 9781861760616. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded from green to blue to front and spine.

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MODEL RAILWAY LAYOUT, CONSTRUCTION AND DESIGN TECHNIQUES
Written by Nigel Burkin.
Stock no. 1814780
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.

The basic baseboard construction, shelf layout themes and how to link multi-deck designs together, enabling the user to make the most of a given space. Cardwraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781847971814. Light rubbing to horizontal edges.

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MECCANO MAGAZINE VOL. XXIV No. 1-6 JANUARY - JUNE 1939
No author listed.
Stock no. 1609622
Published by Bentley Films Limited. 1981. Almost very good condition.

Facsimile reprint no. 1. Six complete issues of the famous pre-war Meccano magazine, reprinted in faithful facsimile. Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0862750008. Covers grubby and marked. Contents generally clean and bright. Wrapper is foxed to verso, edge worn with a couple of tears.

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19TH CENTURY RAILWAY DRAWINGS IN 4MM SCALE
Written by Alan Prior.
Stock no. 2123287
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. 96 pages. Finely detailed drawings for modellers and students of the Victorian railway scene. ISBN: 0715380060. Light marks to endpapers. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-creasing.

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THE HORNBY GAUGE 0 SYSTEM
Written by Chris Graebe; Julie Graebe.
Stock no. 1813429
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of this most famous and successful British make, the Hornby 0-gauge Train, from the first constructional train sets of 1920 right through to the final 0-Gauge production in the 1960s. Oblong format. The Hornby Companion series. Colour photos. ISBN: 0904568350. Lower edge of front board marked, base of spine rubbed. Text block a little grubby. Light page edge browning. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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CLASSIC KITS
Written by Arthur Ward.
Stock no. 1813382
Published by Collins. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Collecting the Greatest Model Kits in the World from Airfix to Tamiya. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780007921393.

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JUST LIKE THE REAL THING: MODELLING RAILWAYS
Written by Pete Waterman.
Stock no. 1813280
Published by Ian Allan. 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of how Pete Waterman and a team of dedicated modellers have built one of the most impressive model layouts in the country. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780711034556. Reprint in the same year as first publication.

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ARCHITECTURAL MODELLING IN 4MM SCALE
Written by Dave Rowe.
Stock no. 1813166
Published by Wild Swan Publications. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams. 67 pages. ISBN: 0906867126.

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MODEL RAILWAYS
Written by Henry Greenly.
Stock no. 2122272
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 1924. Good condition.

Their Design, Details and Practical Construction. Brown cloth. With 399 photographs, diagrams and working drawings. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Damp marks to covers and to some pages internally. Foxing.

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19TH CENTURY RAILWAY DRAWINGS IN 4MM SCALE
Written by Alan Prior.
Stock no. 1608556
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. 96 pages. Finely detailed drawings for modellers and students of the Victorian railway scene. ISBN: 0715380060. Wrapper is unevenly faded.

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TRI-ANG RAILWAYS THE STORY OF ROVEX VOLUME 1 1950-1965
Written by Pat Hammond.
Stock no. 2120685
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0904568571. A few light marks to covers. Pale page edge browning. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased with faded spine and edge of front panel.

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WORLD LOCOMOTIVE MODELS
Written by George Dow.
Stock no. 1811570
Published by Adams & Dart. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Scale model locomotives in chronological order. Black cloth boards, red title to spine. B/w photos throughout. 168 pages. ISBN: 0239001354. Light browning to endpapers, top edge of text block grubby. Contents clean. Dustwrapper slightly scuffed.

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