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THE BIG BOX
Written by T. McTaggart.
Stock no. 2128713
Published by Alloway. 1st 1986. Very good condition.
Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. England's era of steam haulage. ISBN: 0907526276. Wear and a bit of chipping to spine, which is also faded.
BURRELL SHOWMAN'S ROAD LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Michael R. Lane.
Stock no. 1816804
Published by Model & Allied Publications. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
The Story of Showman's Type Road Locomotives Manufactured by Charles Burrell & Sons Ltd. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos, pull-out diagram to rear. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears.
STEAM ENGINES AT BRESSINGHAM
Written by Alan Bloom.
Stock no. 1816712
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The Story of a Live Steam Museum. Colour and b/w photos. The story of a live steam museum. Brown cloth boards, blue title block with gilt title to spine. B/w & colour photos. ISBN: 0571094627. Spine slightly cocked. Text block lightly browned. Small nibble from lower margin of last few pages (not affecting any text). Pictorial dustwrap;per is lightly browned.
EARLY AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY
Written by .
Stock no. 2127623
Published by Hugh Evelyn. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Large format. White boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0238788202. Some bumping to cover edges. A few foxpots. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is browned with some edge-creasing and a few corners nicks.
THE STEAM ENGINE EXPLAINED AND ILLUSTRATED
Written by Dionysius Lardner.
Stock no. 2126562
Published by Taylor and Walton. 7th 1840. Fair condition.
7th edition. With an Account of its Invention and Progressive Improvement and its Application to Navigation and Railways Including also a Memoir of Watt. Pages: xix, 535. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Engraved frontispiece (of Watt), numerous wood engravings throughout. A reading copy. Heavy wear to covers, with splits and chips; fraying to cloth. Front joint cracked. Appears that front endpaper is MISSING. A few pages are loose. Some foxing.
STUART'S DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF THE STEAM ENGINE
Written by Robert Stuart.
Stock no. 2126243
Published by Whittaker, Treacher And Arnot. 1829. Fair condition.
A New Edition, With a Supplement, Continuing The Subject to The Year 1829. Engravings throughout. Binding is very heavily worn; parts of spine/backstrip are MISSING! Much scuffing and wear to covers. Small bookplate to front pastedown. Hinges and joints are cracked and pulled - some pages, including plate pages are loose in a few places. Foxing and marks throughout. This is a working/reading copy ONLY! Some pencil annotations/drawings to rear pastedown.
SPEAKING OF STEAM
Written by E.S. Cox.
Stock no. 2126171
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Brown boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0711002363. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some light fading to spine.
MODEL STATIONARY AND MARINE STEAM ENGINES
Written by K.N. Harris.
Stock no. 1816236
Published by Model & Allied Publications Ltd.. 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Enlarged and Revised Edition. Consideration is given to a number of differing types of model: from the simplest oscillating engine to high-duty marine and small power enclosed engines. Points of general interest include reversing gears, lubrication, and a number of miscellaneous items. Light blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams throughout. xiv and 153 pages including index. Browning to text block. Endpapers and prelims foxed plus a few more foxspots to contents. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and has a 2" closed tear to top corner of front panel.
HIGHLY IMPORTANT MOTOR CARS, STEAM ENGINES, LOCOMOTIVES, MODELS AND AUTOMOBILIA INCLUDING THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE GEORGE E. MILLIGEN
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123925
Published by Bonhams. 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Auction catalogue for auction that took place on Friday 3rd September 2004 at 5.30pm, at the Goodwood Revival Meeting, Goodwood Motor Circuit, Chichester, Sussex. Colour and b/w photos. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tear to top of spine.
THE SURVIVING ENGINES OF GLYN PITS PONTYPOOL
Written by Gwyn Tilley.
Stock no. 2123434
Published by Landmark Publishing. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Early Steam and Water Power in Local Industry. B/w photos. ISBN: 1843062038. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. A few pale foxspots. Wrapper is edge-creased.
STATIONARY STEAM ENGINE MAKERS VOLUME 2
Written by George Watkins; A.P. Woolrich.
Stock no. 1609455
Published by Landmark Publishing. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
B/w photos. ISBN: 9781843062042. Spine bumped.
STEAM ENGINES AND WATERWHEELS
Written by Frank D. Woodall.
Stock no. 1609368
Published by Moorland Publishing. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A pictorial study of some early mining machines. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0903485354. Spine and corners bumped, rubbed and with a little fading. Front endpaper creased, with small edge tear. wrapper faded to spine and edges.