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ITALIAN RAILWAYS
Written by P.M. Kalla-Bishop.
Stock no. 2131217
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Railway Histories of the World series. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715351680. Bumping to spine, with a little browning to edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.
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THE NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY VOLUME TWO
Written by John Thomas.
Stock no. 2131216
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis plus b/w photos. 224 pages. ISBN: 0715366998. Wrapper is faded to spine and price-cut.
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HUNGARIAN RAILWAYS
Written by P.M. Kalla-Bishop.
Stock no. 2131210
Published by David & Charles. 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Railway Histories of the World Series. Pale blue/grey boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0715356658. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of nicks at corners.
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THE NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY VOLUME 2: HEYDAY AND DECLINE, 1903 - 1972
Written by J.R.L. Currie.
Stock no. 1817751
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Second in set of 3 volumes looking at Irish Railway History. Orange/red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715365304. Text block slightly grubby. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.
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THE CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS VOLUME II: 1889-1968
Written by Rex Christiansen. Illustrated by R.W. Miller.
Stock no. 1817745
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story not just of the railway itself but of the country and communities which it served, of social and economic history. Colour frontis. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0715342207. Some foxing to endpapers. Some pencil annotations to margins. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and faded at spine.
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BOATS AND BOATMEN OF PAKISTAN
Written by Basil Greenhill.
Stock no. 1817537
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An original and detailed study of the lives and work of the boatmen of Pakistan, an area where a special pattern of life is set by the great rivers' systems and by the annual inundation following the onset of the south-west monsoon. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w photos. ISBN: 0715350099. A few minor marks to boards. Two red ink stamps to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners.
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ASSAULT ON GERMANY THE BATTLE FOR GEILENKIRCHEN
Written by Ken Ford.
Stock no. 2129683
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0715392085. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few brown spots.
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INSPIRED BY LIGHT: A PERSONAL VIEW
Written by Ken Howard; Sally Bulgin. Illustrated by Ken Howard.
Stock no. 1817389
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Ken Howard is renowned for his skilled draughtsmanship, and in particular his unique ability to capture the light of a scene in oil or watercolour with outstanding accuracy. Here he discusses his lifetime's work, and his conviction that the inspiration born of the stunning effects of light have been the primary source of creative energy throughout his career. Large format. Cream cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0715308416.
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STRIKING AND CHIMING CLOCKS THEIR WORKING AND REPAIR
Written by Eric Smith.
Stock no. 1817368
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A repair manual describing the principal mechanisms and common variations of striking and chiming clocks, and explains their working and maintenance. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 071538662X. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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THE AUSTIN 1905-1952
Written by R.J. Wyatt.
Stock no. 1817366
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The complete history of the Austin company with details of all the models. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715379488.
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GWR LOCOMOTIVE ALLOCATIONS: FIRST AND LAST SHEDS 1922-1967
Written by J.W.P. Rowledge.
Stock no. 1817306
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1986. Fine condition.

Green glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0715388207.
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SPRINT: SPEED HILLCLIMBS AND SPEED TRIALS IN BRITAIN 1899-1925
Written by T.R. Nicholson.
Stock no. 2129130
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Covering nearly 900 years of sprints. Black and white mottled cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715343459. Browning to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with some edge-creasing and a few chips and small tears; minimal loss.
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