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London's Underground Stations : A Social and Architectural Study. Laurence MENEAR, Midas Books, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0859361241. 140 pages, 840g. Pictorial laminated boards with small dent to top edge and slightly sunned spine, FINE. Illustrated with b/w ink drawings by the author.
£7.00
£3.25

London's Utility Buses. Blacker, Ken, Capital Transport, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854141988. 176 pages. 1.12Kg. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w which is slightly creased to top of spine. The author tells the story of the 756 buses that made up the fleet of London's war-tIme utility buses. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£8.00
£3.50

Metro Memories. Dennis Edwards and Ron Pigram, Bloomsbury, 1988. Reprint. ISBN: 1870630955. 128 pages. 800g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with slight crease to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w photogrpahs and route map to end-papers.
£5.00
£3.25

The Metropolitan Line - A brief History. Lee, Charles Edward, London Transport , 1975. Reprint. ISBN: 0853290334. 32 pages. 100g. Soft stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w plates and route map.
£4.00
£1.60

Mind the Doors! - The Life and Adventures of a Tube Train Driver.. Robert. Griffiths, Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857941977. 96 pages, 290g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map.
£10.00
£2.95

Mind the Gap. James, Simon, Harper Collins, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0007114478. Forward by Michael Palin. Not paginated. 740g. Oblong format pictorial boards, MINT. A pictorial record of a trip on the London underground using the ALL Zones Travel card. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.
£10.00
£3.25

The Moving Metropolis - A History of London's Transport since 1800.. Taylor, Sheila, Laurence King, 2003. . ISBN: 1856692418. 400 pages. 1.5Kg. Black cloth boards MINT in a FINE d/w with a few creases. Lavishly illustrated with over 1,200 colour and b/w photographs, drawings and reproductions of original advertisements. A definitive history produced in association with London's Transport Museum.
£18.00
£3.50

Moving Millions - A Pictorial History of London Transport. Barker, Theo, London Transport Museum, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 187182902X. 132 pages, 500g. Soft card covers FINE. Fully illustrated with 128 b/w photographs and drawings. The author poses the theory that London, which used to lead the World in its transport arrangements, now lags behind America and France, and asks what action should be taken to remedy this situation.
£7.00
£2.95

New Architecture for the Underground - Planning for the Future. Taylor. David. J., Capital Transport, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 48 pages. 235g. Stapled card covers a little creased and rubbed, but contents and staples tight and clean. Very Good. Illustrated with colour photographs and line drawings. a look at some of the newly designed stations of the underground.
£3.00
£2.95

The Northern Line - An Illustrated History.. Bob Bayman Mike Horne, Capital Transport Publishing, 2009. 3rd Edition. ISBN: 9781854143266. 80 pages, 180g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs, some showing the very early rolling stock including the carriages with no windows.
£2.50
£2.00

One Stop Short of Barking - Uncovering the London Underground.. Mecca Ibrahim, New Holland Publishers Ltd, 2004. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1843307081. 96 pages, 305g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings. From bizarre drivers' announcements, the new relaxed rules for buskers and timetables that exist only in the imagination, this book unearths the secrets, the eccentricities, the history and the survival tips of this hot, overcrowded and mysterious subterranean world.
£4.00
£2.95

The Piccadilly Line - A Brief History. Charles Edward Lee, London Transport, 1973. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 44 pages, 90g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.50
£2.00

Pleasure Trips by Underground. Jonathan Riddell, Capital Transport Publishing, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854142003. 96 pages, 850g. Pictorial glazed boards FINE. Illustrated with colour drawigs.
£6.00
£3.25

Roads and Rails of London, 1900-1933. Klapper, Charles, Ian Allan Ltd, 1978. Reprint. ISBN: 0711006628. 191 pages. 730g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slightly edge-rubbed d/w. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs. A pictorial history of the colourful London transport scene in the days of independent bus and tram companies.
£8.00
£3.25

Routemaster Handbook. Morgan, Andrew, Capital Transport, 1996. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 1854141872. 112 pages,. 250g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout. Details current operators and preserved examples of this famous London Transport bus.
£7.00
£1.60

Routemaster Requiem.. Wharmby, Matthew & Rixon, Geoff., Ian Allan Ltd, 2006. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711031452. 96 pages. 660g. Pictorial laminated Boards with very light scratch to front FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout. The authors follow route-by-route the drastic reduction of the Routemaster fleet during the 1980's and early 90's, and their final withdrawal in 2005.
£7.00
£3.25

Routemaster Retrospective. Wharmby, Matthew & Rixon, Geoff., Ian Allan Ltd, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780711031555. 96 pages. 660g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout. The authors follow route-by-route the drastic reduction of the Routemaster fleet during the 1980's and early 90's, and their final withdrawal in 2005.
£7.00
£3.25

Routes to Recovery : London Buses 1945-1952. Glazier, Ken, Capital Transport, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854142364. 152 pages. 970g. Pictorial laminated boards MINT in a MINT d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs. The story of the seven years after the war, and how the bus services kept running with a time expired fleet.
£12.00
£3.50

The Shelter of the Tubes - Tube Sheltering in Wartime London.. Gregg, John, Capital Transport Publishing, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854142445. 96 pages. 680g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Details the public invasion of the London Underground Tubes, and the extraordinary community that developed.
£5.50
£3.25

A Short History - The Bakerloo Line . Horne, M. A. C., Douglas Rose, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870354052. 56 pages. 105g. Stapled card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. A history of this part of the London Underground system.
£4.00
£1.60

A Short History - The Northern Line . Horne, M. A. C., Douglas Rose, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870354001. 48 pages. 95g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. A history of this part of the London Underground system.
£4.00
£2.00

A Short History - The Victoria Line. Horne, M. A. C., Douglas Rose, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870354028. 56 pages. 110g. Stapled card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. A history of this part of the London Underground system.
£4.00
£1.60

Sixty Years of The Bakerloo.. Lee, Charles E., London Transport , 1966. Revised and Expanded Edition. ISBN: . 24 pages. 80g. Stapled soft card covers. Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map. A brief but comprehensive history of this section of the London Underground.
£4.00
£2.00

Sixty Years of The Northern. Lee, Charles E., London Transport , 1967. Revised and Expanded Edition. ISBN: . 28 pages. 90g. Stapled soft card covers. Near FINE with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map. A brief but comprehensive history of this section of the London Underground from its opening in June 1907. this is a revised and expanded version of the title 'Fifty Years of the Hampstead Tube' published in 1957.
£4.00
£2.00

A Source Book of London Transport. Day, John R., Ward Lock , 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0706360737. 128 pages. 250g. Oblong format pictorial laminated boards, FINE. Illustrated with many b/w photographs, drawings and maps, this is a history of the entire London Transport network, from buses to underground, and all things connected.
£7.00
£2.95

Special - London's Non Standard Trams & Track 1946 - 1952. Thompson, Don., Sheaf Publishing, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0950545856. 60 pages, 165g. Stapled soft card very covers creased to rear cover but the contents tight and clean, Near Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs and a few track plans. The book deals with the non-standard trams still to be found working near the end of the system, and unusual or long abandoned peices of track, some left laying around after the War effort.
£3.00
£1.60

Steam to Silver - An Illustrated History of London Transport Surface Railway Rolling Stock.. James Graeme Bruce, London Transport, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853290121. 170 pages, 550g. Soft card covers rubbed and marked, but contents tight and clean, Very Good. Detailed look at the older overground rollingstock and motive power, ideal for historians and modellers.
£4.50
£2.95

The Story of London's Underground. John. John R. Day; Reed, Capital Transport Publishing, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854142453. 216 pages, 1.25kg. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs.
£18.00
£3.25

The story of the London bus: London and its buses from the horse bus to the present day. John R DAY, London Transport, 1973. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853290377. 148 pages. 530g. Red cloth baords FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated in colour and b/w.
£5.00
£2.95

Streets of London. McCormack, Kevin, Ian Allan LTD, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711027749. 80 pages. 450g. Oblong format pictorial laminated boards Near MINT. The author recreates the lost scene in London's streets, drawing on rare colour photographs taken mainly during the 1940's & 1950's, the years of austerity and reconstruction.
£8.00
£2.95

TLB Supplement 14 - L.T. Bus & Coach Operation 1st July 1062.. Stitson, Les., London Omnibus Traction Society, 1962. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 68 pages, 200g. 4to Stapled soft card covers a little marked, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£12.00
£2.95

Tube Trains under London: A Short Illustrated History of London Transport Tube Rolling Stock. James Graeme Bruce, London Transport, 1972. Revised. ISBN: 0853290237. 116 pages, 375g. Soft card covers with lean to spine, but contents tight and clean, Very Good. Detailed look at the older underground rollingstock, ideal for historians and modellers.
£4.50
£2.95

The Tube: Station to Station on the London Underground. Oliver Green, Shire Publications, 2012. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780747812272. 120 pages, 260g. Small format Blue cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. (12mo) Illustrated with colour and some b/w photographs. Looks at London's tube stations, among the city's most distinctive and iconic buildings.
£4.00
£2.95

The Twopenny Tube - The Story of the Central Line.. Croome, Desmond F. , Capital Transport Publishing, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854141864. 80 pages, 190g. Soft card covers FINE. illustrated with colour and b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.00

Underground Official Handbook. Bob Bayman, Capital Transport Publishing, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854142216. 80 pages. 380g. Pictorial card covers a little rubbed to corners, FINE. Illustrated in colour throughout. A short guide around London's Underground, with answers to many of the questions asked about it.
£6.00
£2.95

The Underground Official Handbook. Bob Bayman, Capital Transport Publishing, 1994. 3rd Edition. ISBN: 1854141694. 96 pages, 320g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs. A guide to the London underground.
£3.00
£2.95

The Underground Stations of Leslie Green. Lehoff, David, Capital Transport Publishing, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854142550. 96 pages. 680g. Pictorial boards MINT. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. This relitively unknown artchitect designed most of the stations between 1905 & 1907, this book Deals with the stations as they are today, supplimented by historical photographs.
£18.00
£3.25

Underground to Everywhere: London's Underground Railway in the Life of the Capital. Stephen Halliday, Sutton Publishing, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 075092585X. 230pp. 820g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near FINE slightly marked d/w. Under ground map to end-papers. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs. Covers the London undergrounds involvement in industrial design, station architecture, advertising posters and seat covers.
£10.00
£3.25

The West London Railway and the W.L.E.R. (The Oakwood Library of Railway History No.22).. Borley, H. V. & Kidner, R. W., The Oakwood Press, 1975. 2nd Edition Revised. ISBN: . 34 pages, 100g. Stapled soft card covers a little rubbed to top corrner and spine, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£4.00
£2.00
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