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THE BOOK OF THE WEST COUNTRY AND BATTLE OF BRITAIN PACIFICS
Written by Richard Derry.
Stock no. 1816560
Published by Irwell Press. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. A British Railways Illustrated Special. ISBN: 1903266238.

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THE BOOK OF THE JUBILEE 4-6-0S
Written by Chris Hawkins.
Stock no. 1816559
Published by Irwell Press. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Glazed boards. A British Railways Illustrated Special. Edited by Hawkins. B/w photos. ISBN: 1903266270. Boards lightly scuffed. Contents fine.

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THE BOOK OF THE BR STANDARDS
Written by Richard Derry.
Stock no. 1816558
Published by Irwell Press. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

A British Railways Illustrated Special. Large format. Black glazed boards, yellow titles. B/w photos. v and 90 pages. ISBN: 1871608805. Boards lightly scuffed. Contents fine.

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LONDON MIDLAND STEAM TWILIGHT PART ONE: MIDLAND LINES AND THE SOMERSET AND DORSET
Written by Colin Walker.
Stock no. 2127931
Published by Pendyke Publications. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0904318168. Some pale page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES OF BRITAIN
Written by H.C. Casserley.
Stock no. 2127929
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.; Frederick Warne & Co. Inc.. 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 23. Revised edition. Describing the steam, electric and diesel locomotives of Britain, with 8 colour plates and over 200 photographs. Also including a list of diesel and electric locomotives in general use. Ink stamp of aeroplane to front endpaper, which also has glue tape marks. Same glue tape marks to rear endpaper. Wrapper is foxed and faded to spine, with some edge-creasing.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES OF BRITAIN
Written by H.C. Casserley.
Stock no. 2127927
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 23. Revised edition. Describing the steam locomotives of Britain, with 8 colour plates and over 200 photographs. Also including a list of diesel and electric locomotives in general use. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; minimal loss; a few grubby marks.

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STEAM LOCOMOTION (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Edward Cecil Poultney.
Stock no. 2127772
Published by Caxton Publishing Company Limited. 1st 1951. Very good condition.

Large format. Red leather-look covers with gilt titles to spines. The Construction, Working Principles, and Practical Operation of Steam Locomotives. Some fold-out pages. A little bumping to corners. Some light wear to edges. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edge; a few margin marks. Contents are still very good indeed!

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THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAYS GAS TURBINES A MYTH EXPOSED
Written by Kevin Robertson.
Stock no. 2127727
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0862995418. Wrapper edge-creased with a few nicks.

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EVENING STAR
Written by Martin Evans.
Stock no. 2127718
Published by Model & Allied Publications. 1st 1980. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Building a 3.5" gauge B.R.2.10.0 Locomotive. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0852426348. Spine is browned.

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THE HISTORY OF THE NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM
Written by Aaron E. Klein.
Stock no. 1816501
Published by Bison Books. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of an amazingly long-lived and vigorous railroad that grew from 16 miles of track between the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers into a far-flung network that stretched as far west as Chicago. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0861242319. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has a small tear and chip to center of rear panel (not prominent).

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THE NORTH BERWICK AND GULLANE BRANCH LINES
Written by Andrew M. Hajducki.
Stock no. 2127575
Published by The Oakwood Press. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oakwood LIbrary of Railway History OL85. The story of the two railway branch lines which served the seaside resorts on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth and carried the East Lothian country folk and their merchandise, holidaymakers, golfers and the daily commuters to Edinburgh for several generations. Dark green boards, gilt title to spine. Green pictorial endpapers. B/w photos. ISBN: 085361427X. Name and address label stuck to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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EARLY AMERICAN STEAM LOCOMOTIVES 1ST SEVEN DECADES...1830-1900
Written by Reed Kinert. Illustrated by Reed Kinert.
Stock no. 2127409
Published by Superior Publishing Company. 1st USA 1962. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

American Edition. Oblong format. Grey cloth, dark green titles and vignette. Colour & b/w illustrations. B/w photos. Ex-lib. (college library) - ink stamps. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with some tape repairs; faded to spine.

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