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WEST GERMAN STEAM IN COLOUR 1955-1975
Written by Andrew Fox.
Stock no. 2126515
Published by Unique Books. 1ST 2018. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780995749337.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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THE ARBROATH AFFAIR
Written by Ian N. Fraser.
Stock no. 1814403
Published by T. Buncle & Co.. 1st 1961. Very good condition.

Illustrated pictorial boards, with maroon cloth spine. Frontis showing Author. An Account of the 1959 Steam Engine Inquiry in which a Traction Engine & a Gas Works Locomotive met together, enjoyed an unusual Legal Affair and won a resounding victory. Many b/w photographs. Spine faded, boards lightly marked with foxing. Contents are clean.

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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.

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CHRONICLES OF A COUNTRY WORKS
Written by Ronald H. Clark.
Stock no. 1609527
Published by Percival Marshall. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

The history of Charles Burrell of Thetford, the famous traction engine builders. Sepia text and photos. 305 pages plus sepia photo advertisement pages. Spine and corners bumped and scuffed; some mottling to black cloth covering boards. Endpapers foxed. Contents generally clean and bright. Wrapper is badly torn with about one third of rear panel missing; also loss to spine and top edge.

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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.

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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.

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THE TEXTILE MILL ENGINE VOLUME 1
Written by George Watkins.
Stock no. 1609359
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. David & Charles Library of Textile History. ISBN: 071534983X.

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THE TEXTILE MILL ENGINE VOLUME 2
Written by George Watkins.
Stock no. 1609357
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. David & Charles Library of Textile History. ISBN: 0715352539.

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