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THE SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY
Written by John Marshall.
Stock no. 1821990
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0946537453. Text block slightly browned. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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EASTERN REGION STEAM TWILIGHT PART ONE: SOUTH OF GRANTHAM
Written by Colin Walker.
Stock no. 1321080
Published by Pendyke Publications. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0904318133. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and slightly edge creased with a small nick at top of spine.

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TRI-ANG RAILWAYS: THE STORY OF ROVEX VOLUME 1 1950-1965
Written by Pat Hammond.
Stock no. 1821753
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0904568571. First reprint. A lovely copy.

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HORNBY DUBLO TRAINS
Written by Michael Foster.
Stock no. 1821752
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the perfect table railway. Large oblong format. Colour and b/w photos. 416 pages. The history of Hornby Dublo 1938-1964 forms Volume 3 of The Hornby Companion Series. In its time Hornby Dublo was undoubtedly one of the finest miniature railway systems to evolve in the United Kingdom. First introduced in 1938, the little diecast-bodied locomotives, in particular, set new standards in miniature railway modelling for the time. They became so successful that they eventually ousted the legendary Hornby gauge system from the Hornby range. Large oblong format. ISBN: 0904568180. Rreprint. Light browning to text block and page margins. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned. Musty odour present.

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THE HORNBY GAUGE 0 SYSTEM
Written by Chris Graebe; Julie Graebe.
Stock no. 1821750
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1988. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine 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. Reprint. Lower corners of boards lightly rubbed/bumped. Contents fine. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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TRACKS ON CANVAS
Written by Philip D. Hawkins. Illustrated by Philip D. Hawkins.
Stock no. 1821746
Published by Oxford Publishing. 2001. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. The Railway paintings of Philip D. Hawkins. B/w photos, colour illustrations. ISBN: 0860935388. Reprint. Lower front corner of board bumped. Frontis & title page prised apart giving rise to surface paper damage to top margins. Else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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EACH A GLIMPSE...
Written by Colin T. Gifford. Illustrated by Colin T. Gifford.
Stock no. 1821745
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1970. Very good condition.

A book of steam railway photography. Large square format. Matt pictorial boards. Gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0711000581. Couple of minor 'dints' to boards. Tape marks to endpapers. A few pale foxspots and some page margin browning. Musty odour present.

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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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LOCOMOTIVE VALVES AND VALVE GEARS
Written by Jacob H. Yoder; George B. Warren.
Stock no. 1821685
Published by Camden Miniature Steam Services. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

With a Special Treatise on Valve Setting. An explanation of the construction and action of the plain slide valve, the piston valve and the gears which operate them, as applied to locomotives. Facsimile of the 1921 publication. Cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0951936719. Third printing.

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THE HISTORY OF THE MIDDLESBROUGH DOCK 1842-2000
Written by John H. Proud.
Stock no. 2134511
Published by Printability Publishing Ltd.. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. As seen from the perspective of the owning railway companies. ISBN: 1872239315. SIGNED by author to title page.

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DONCASTER PLANT WORKS
Written by Susan Jane Woods; Peter Tuffrey.
Stock no. 2134509
Published by Bond Publications. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 96 Pages. ISBN: 0950869171. SIGNED by author with dedication to a previous owner to title page. Small nicks to top of spine and bottom corner of front cover.

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RAIL GUN
Written by John Batchelor; Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 2134468
Published by John Batchelor Limited. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Blue illustrations, diagrams and text. Very large rail-mounted guns. ISBN: 0852423284. Some browning to cover edges. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned with a few marks.

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