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Stanier Locomotives : A pictorial History.. Haresnape, Brian, Ian Allan Ltd, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711001081. 128 pages. 600g. Black cloth boards FINE in FINE d/w. A pictorial history with over 100 b/w photographs of the locomotives designed by William Stanier.
£6.00
£2.95

Stanier Locomotives A Pictorial History. Haresnape, Brian, Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711010986. 128 pages. 520g. Maroon cloth boards Near MINT in a Near FINE d/w with sunned spine. This is the new edition in which the text has been revised, and some new illustrations included. Illustrated with over 190 b/w photographs and scaled drawings.
£8.00
£2.95

Steam in Action - 'Bulleid Pacifics'. Sagar, John, Ian Allan Ltd, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711020574. 80 pages. 560g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. A history of the development of this steam locomotive type, with appendix on the Merchant Navy, West Country & Battle of Britain classes and covers preserved Pacifics.
£12.00
£2.95

Steam Locomotives 1955, 70000 - 90774, Standards and Austerities. Sawford, Eric H. , Alan Sutton Publishing,, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0750916176. vi + 154 pages. 645g. Black cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs taken by the author. Includes full captions together with technical details, allocations and duties performed.
£15.00
£2.95

Steam Locos Compared. Terry Essery, Atlantic Transport Publishers, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906899656. 160 pages. 640g. black cloth boards with light bump to bottom corners, FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, most previously unpublished and scaled line drawings. Compares the good and bad points of many of the well known steam loco types, as experience by the author.
£11.00
£2.95

Steam Motive Power Centres No. 3 - Derby, Including the Locomotive Works, Engine Shed, Station and Stabling Points . Beechcroft, D H., Book Law Publishing, 2008. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781901945621. 72 pages, 255g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w pjhotographs.
£3.50
£2.95

Steam Motive Power Depots. Beavor, E S, Ian Allan Ltd, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711012806. 128 pages. 550g. Black cloth boards a little edge-rubbed, Very Good in a Very Good price-clipped and lightly rubbed d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£5.00
£2.95

Steam On Shed. Stretton, John, Book Club Assiciates, 1984. Book Club. ISBN: . 150 pages. 790g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Fully illustrated in colour and b/w. A photographic record of engines and their sheds.
£4.50
£3.25

Steam Shed Portrait - The Day to Day Operations of the Great British Steam Locomotive Depots. Forsythe. H. G., Atlantic Transport Pub., 1986. Reprint. ISBN: 0906899028. 48 pages. 165g. Pictorial card covers Near MINT. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£7.00
£1.60

Steam Sheds and Their Locomotives. Gammell, Chris, Ian Allan LTD, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711023956. 112 pages. 810g. Black cloth boards. Near MINT in a FINE d/w with a tiny repaired tear to rear bottom edge. Each group of sheds are examined and historical backgrounds recorded, and illustrated with colour photographs.
£6.00
£3.25

Steam Works - BR Locomotives and Workshops in the age of Steam. Huntriss, Derek, Ian Allan LTD, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711022690. 112 pages. 800g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout, recording many of the railway workshops of the 1950's and 60's.
£6.50
£3.25

The Stephenson Locomotive Society Railway Progress 1909 - 1959 - Volume One - Jubilee Year Publication.. , The Stephenson Locomotive Society, 1959. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 140 pages, 220g. Soft card covers a little rubbed to corners and top of spine which has a lean, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.50
£2.95

Stra?enbahn Wien, ESA 8. Koranda, Alfred, Verlag Josef Otto Slezak, 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 3900134499. 32 pages, 50g. Stapled soft card covers (small 16mo booklet), with light bump to top corner Near FIN E. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings, Text in German.
£3.00
£1.60

The Superheated 4-4-0s of the Five Scottish Railways 1910-1922.. Fryer, Charles., Published By the Author, . 1st Edition. ISBN: . 65 pages. 150g. Pictorial card covers MINT. (As New). Illustrated with b/w photographs, specifications, names and numbers produced.
£10.00
£1.60

Swindon & The GWR. Tim Bryan & Felicity Ball,, Tempus, 2003. Reprint. ISBN: 0752428012. 128 pages, 300g. Soft card covers with light crease to top edge, Near FINE. Illustrated with period b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.95

Titled Trains of Great Britain. Allen, Cecil J., Ian Allan LTD, 1946. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 128 pages, 225g. Darkblue cloth boards a little edge-rubbed, and with previous owners name to top of front end-paper, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Details of some 70 titled trains that ran on a regular basis up and downs Britain's Railways of the time.
£4.00
£2.95

V2 Class Green Arrows [ Super Profile Series ]. Freezer. C.J., Haynes Publishing, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0854294279. 56 pages. 460g. Pictorial glazed boards FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and line drawings. A pictorial history of this famous class of LNER steam locomotive with an assessment of its development and performance.
£6.00
£2.95

Vintage Steam. J E Kite, Ian Allan Ltd, 1969. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711001170. 104 pages, 520g. Turquoise coloured cloth boards with previous owners addres lable to top corner of free end-paper, Near FINE in a Very Good lightly rubbed and marked d/w. Illustrated with period b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.95

Vulcan Foundry Locomotives, 1832-1956. D S E GUDGIN, Bradford Barton, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851532152. 96 pages. 610g. Blue cloth boards with previous owners ex-lib lable and Ian Allan Library stamp to front paste-down, FINE in a Near FINE d/w with sunning to spine and front cover. Illustratedw ith b/w photographs and line drawings. A history of one of the oldest and best known British Locomotive Building Companies, formed in 1832.
£8.00
£2.95

West Country Engine Sheds. Dart, Maurice, Ian Allan Ltd, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711029040. 96 pages. 500g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. Illustrated in colour and b/w. Looking at each of the engine sheds in the area, the author recalls his experiences during a visit to two of them, followed by a listing the locomotive numbers seen there.
£8.00
£2.95

The Western's Hydraulics. J.K. Lewis, Atlantic Transport Publishers, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906899737. 176 pages, 1.05kg. Yellow cloth boards MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£28.00
£3.25

What Happened To Steam - LNER 0-6-0s, J15, J17, J25, J26 , J27 & J38.. P.B. Hands , Defiant Publications, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 46 pages, 80g. Stapled soft card covers 8VO. FINE.
£4.00
£2.00

The Woodhead Electrics. The EM2 Locomotive Society, The EM2 Locomotive Societ, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 16 pages, 40g. Small 8vo booklet with stapled spft card covers a little creased and rubbed but contents tight and clean. Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A history of this unique locomotive class.
£6.00
£2.00

Working Steam - Collett "Granges" & "Manors" . Roy Hobbs, Ian Allan Ltd, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711029733. 80 pages. 450g. Oblong format Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. Illustrated in colour throughout. A pictorial history of this class of locomotives.
£8.00
£2.95

Working Steam - Collett & Hawksworth Halls. Hobbs, R, Ian Allan Ltd, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711029032. 80 pages. 450g. Oblong format Pictorial laminated Boards. MINT. A pictorial history of the G.W.R's various classes of 4-6-0 locomotives, illustrated in colour throughout.
£8.00
£2.95

Working Steam - Rebuilt Royal Scots. . Morrison, Gavin., Ian Allan Ltd, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711028834. 80 pages. 450g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. A pictorial history of these famous locomotives.
£12.00
£2.95

Working Steam - Stanier Jubliees . Rixon, Geoff., Ian Allan Ltd, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711029245. 80 pages. 450g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. A pictorial history of these famous locomotives.
£7.50
£2.95

The Xpress Locomotive Register Volume 2 - London Midland Region 1950 - 1960. W.S. Becket, XPress, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1901056112. 248 pages, 820g. Soft card covers with slightly sunned spine, FINE with the contents clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w photographs in the text.
£11.00
£3.25

Yeadon's Register of LNER Locomotives - Volume Twenty One - Class A5 to A8 H1 H2 L1 (L3) L2 M1 & M2 Tank Engines. W. B Yeadon, Booklaw Railbus, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 189962449X. 126 pages, 705g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs
£10.00
£3.25

Yeadon's Register of LNER Locomotives - Volume Twenty Three - Class Q5 Q6 Q7 & Q10 - the North Eastern 0-8-0s. W. B Yeadon, Booklaw Railbus, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899624554. 126 pages, 735g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs
£13.00
£3.25

Yeadon's Register of LNER Locomotives Volume 46 Part A - J52, J53, J54, J55, J56, J57 and GNR 19 & Stirling Great Northern 0-6-0 Tank Engines . W.B Yeadon, Booklaw/challenger, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899624910. 110 pages, 745g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT in a Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£12.00
£2.95

Yeadon's Register of LNER Locomotives Volume Twenty - Class Q1,Q2,Q3 & Q4 & the Q1 Tank. W.B Yeadon, Booklaw/challenger, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899624481. 94 pages, 630g.. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with small repaired tear to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs
£9.00
£2.95

Yeadon's Register of LNER Locomotives, Volume 10 - Gresley D49 & J38 Classes. Yeadon, Willie B., Challenger Publication, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899624120. 94 pages, 620g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs
£12.00
£2.95

The Yeoman 59s (Jane's Rail Special). Freeman. Allen. Geoffrey., Jane's Transport Press, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0710604521. 64 pages. 450g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with 12 colour and over 4o b/w photographs. Traces the commercial and technical reasons which led Forster Yeoman to buy American locomotives.
£8.00
£2.95
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