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The Last Days of Steam in Northamptonshire. Healy. John M.C., Alan Sutton Publishing, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862996139. 135 pages. 580g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with over 180 contemporary b/w photographs. Records the stream railway scene in the 1950s and 60s.
£10.00
£2.95

The Last Days Of Steam In Oxfordshire. Robertson. Kevin., Alan Sutton, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862993326. 137 pages. 570g. Black cloth boards NEar MINT in a Near FINE d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs. a look at steam in the area in the 1950s and 60s.
£8.00
£2.95

The Last Days of Steam in Plymouth and Cornwall. Dart, Maurice, Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862998107. 136 pages, 620g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with over 200 b/w photographs of the railways of the area between 1948 and 1964.
£5.00
£2.95

The Last Days Of Steam In Surrey and Sussex.. Robertson. Kevin., Alan Sutton, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862995310. 128 pages. 530g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs. a look at steam in the area in the 1950s and 60s.
£5.00
£2.95

The Last Days of Steam in the Scottish Highlands. Glenn, D. Fereday , Alan Sutton, 1991. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862998093. 136 pages. 550g. Black cloth boards with very light bump to bottom corners, FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A look at the steam railways in the area during the 1950s and 1960s.
£7.00
£2.95

The Last Days of Steam on the Eastern Region. Eric Sawford, Sutton Publishing, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0750916168. xiv + 316 pages. 605g. Black cloth boards with a little foxing to end-paper, Neaar MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs that have been chosen to show as many classes as possible in a variety of locations.
£8.00
£2.95

The Last Journey of William Huskisson - How a Day of Triumph became a day of despair at the turn of a Wheel. . Garfield, Simon. , faber and faber, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0571210481. 244 pages. 370g. Brown cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with drawings in the text and map to end-papers.
£4.00
£2.95

The Last Years of the Class 25s. Nicolle, Barry J., Ian Allan Ltd, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711014922. 80 pages, 235g. Stapled soft card covers a FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. Covering the years from 1975.
£7.00
£2.95

The LBSCR Elevated Electrification: A Pictorial View of Construction. Grant, stephen., Noodle Books, 2011. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781906419653. 64 pages, 310g. Oblong format soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with period b/w photographs showing installation details ideal for modeller and historian.
£4.50
£2.95

Legends of Steam. Garratt, Colin, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0297824481. 254 pages. 1.54Kg. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering, FINE with a light bump to spine toe, in a FINE d/w. It is true to say that this book is the most exciting visual tribute to the age of steam ever published. An ideal present for any steam enthusiast depicting many of the worlds little seen industrial lines, to the fast express trains that are still to be found in China and elsewhere.
£6.50
£3.50

Legends of the Glasgow and South Western Railway : In LMS Days. Smith, David L., David & Charles, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071537981x. 176 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT, No d/w as issued. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and gradient profiles.
£8.00
£2.95

Liliputbahn Wien-Prater. ESA 6. Stockklausner, Johann, Verlag Josef Otto Slezak, 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 3900134421. 32 pages, 50g. Stapled soft card covers (small 16mo booklet), FIN E. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings, Text in German.
£3.00
£1.60

Live steam - locomotives and lines today. Eatwell, David & John H. Cooper-Smith., Batsford, 1989. Reprint. ISBN: 0713420790. 120 pages, 550g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Liverpool & Manchester Railway 1830 - 1980. Ferneyhough. FranK., book Club Associates / Robert Hale, 1980. Book Club. ISBN: . 193 pages. 640g. 8vo. Red cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slightly sunned d/w with small repaired tear. Illustrated with b/w plates. The history of the worlds first railway to use steam locomotives to haul passengers and freight along iron rails.
£3.00
£2.95

The Llangollen Line : Ruabon to Barmouth (Scenes from the Past 9 - Railways of North Wales).. Rear, Bill & Jones, Norman, Foxline Publishing , 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 187011910X. Not paginated. 440g. Pictorial card covers with slightly sunned spine FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and route maps.
£12.00
£2.95

LMS Coaches An Illustrated History, 1923 -1957. Essery, R. J.; Jenkinson, David, Oxford Publishing Co., 1984. 2nd Enlarged and Revised Edition. ISBN: 0902888838. 218 pages, 1.25kg. Maroon cloth boards with light bump to top corners & slight browning to page edges, Near FINE in a Very Good d/w sunned to spine and small repaired tear. Illustrated with b/w photographs, with colour frontis and scaled line drawings. This volume is an enlarged and revised edition of the book first published by Ian Allan in 1969.
£22.00
£3.50

LNER. Hughes, Geoffrey., Ian Allan LTD, 1989. Reprint. ISBN: 0711014280. 160 pages. 950g. Green cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. This book not only describes the Locomotives, wagons and carriages of the LNER, but also its initial formation, and its economic fortunes, but also touches on its vehicles, harbours, ships, and other installations in its control.
£9.00
£3.50

LNER Album - Volume Three. Stephenson, Brian., Ian Allan Ltd, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711006695. 128 pages. 480g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a Very Good very slightly edge rubbed d/w with slightly sun darkened spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The third in this popular series which assembles photographs of a variety of LNER locomotives, including railcars, EMU's, lorries, vans and rolling stock. A great source of information for the modeller and historian.
£9.00
£2.95

LNER Fireplate Memories - 25 years on & off shed. Charles MEACHER, Bradford Barton, 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851533299. 150 pages, 290g. Soft card covers with slight lean to rubbed and chipped spine, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.50
£2.95

Locomotion - The Railway Revolution . Faith, Nicholas, Book Club Associates, 1993. Book Club. ISBN: . 240 pages. 1.08Kg. Oblong format black cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w. Published to accompany the BBC television series.
£6.00
£3.50

Locomotive Club of Great Britain 1949 - 1989 - Forty Years of Service to the Enthusiast. Harris. Michael (President), Locomotive Club of Great Britain, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 40 pages, 90g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Published to coinside with the Fortieth Anniversary Celebration
£3.00
£1.60

Locomotive Library. Orchard, Robin., Percival Marshall & Co., 1962. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 60 pages. 80g. Oblong format stapled soft card covers a little rubbed to edges and a small bite out of bottom rear corner. Very Good with the contents and staples tight and clean. A survey of the locomotives in use at the beginning of 1960.
£3.00
£2.00

Locomotives Between the Wars. Robertson, Kevin , Sutton Pub Ltd, 1995. Reprint. ISBN: 0862999146. 131 pages. 600g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Illustarted with b/w photographs, mostly previously unpublished.
£6.00
£2.95

Locomotives of the Great Central Railway Volume One 1897 - 1914. E.M Johnson, Irwell Press, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1871608058. 138 pages, 755g. Green cloth boards Near MINT in a Near FINE d/w slightly sunned to edges. Illustarted with b/w photographs. Charts the growth of the 'Manchester, Sheffield and Linconshire Railway which changed its name to ' The Great Central' through its growing motive power fleet of engines. .
£20.00
£3.25

Locovariety - Planning a Railway Service [ ABC Locomotive Series ] . G. Freeman Allen. , Ian Allan LTD, 1947. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 28 pages. 30g. Oblong format Stapled paper covers a little edge-rubbed, Very Good wih the contents tight and clean.
£9.00
£2.00

London & South Western Railway Album. D. L Bradley, Ian Allan, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711007446. 96 pages. 500g. Green cloth boards Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slight sunned spine. Fully illustrated with contemporary b/w photographs, plus colour frontispiece. A pictorial history of the development of the locomotives, carriages, stations, road vehicles. etc. of this famous railway company.
£5.00
£2.95

The London and North Eastern Railway - A Century and a half of progress, LNER 150.. Patrick Whitehouse; David St.John Thomas, David & Charles , 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715393324. 208 pages. 1.18 Kg. Gray cloth boards, FINE in Very Good d/w with repaired tear to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs.
£5.00
£3.50

London Commuter Lines - Volume 1 - Main Lines North of the Thames.. Hornby, Frank, Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 1999. . ISBN: 1857941152. 144 pages. 410g. Soft covers Near MINT. The first in a two volume history of Londons suburban railways in the BR era 1948-1995. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£8.00
£2.95

London Midland - Then & Now. Morrison, Gavin, Book Club Assiciates, 1995. Book Club. ISBN: . 256 pages. 1.32kg. Maroon cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The author revisits almost 300 locations in England, that are or were served by London Midland trains, covering some 30 - 40 years in the then & now format.
£7.00
£3.50

London Midland Region Steam Finale. Michael S WELCH, Runpast, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870754492. Not paginated, 96pp? 480g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE. Illustrated in colour through-out showing the final days of steam in the region.
£4.50
£2.95

London MIdland Steam - DoubleHeaded.. Blake.W.A. [ Editor ]., D. Bradford Barton, . 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851532489. 80 pages, 470g. Near MINT in FINE slightly sun darkened d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs.
£5.00
£2.95

London Midland Steam - The Closing Years.. Heyes, Allan, Ian Allan Ltd, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711010129. 80 pages. 400g. Red cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with over 160 b/w photographs. Records in detail, steam working in both urban and country environments.
£4.00
£2.95

London Midland Steam Revival [ Steam Portfolios 3 ]. Ballantyne, Hugh, Jane's Transport Press, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0710604548. 64 pages. 380g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE. Oblong format. A pictorial history illustrated in colour throughout.
£5.00
£2.95

London Steam In The 1930s. Geoffrey Freeman ALLEN, Ian Allan, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711009864. 112 pages. 470g. Red cloth boards, FINE in a Very Good d/w with crease along top edge. Illustrated with over 200 b/w photographs from the E.R. Wethersett collection, showing London steam between the Wars, plus route map to end-papres.
£5.00
£2.95

London Suburban Railways - London Bridge to Addiscombe including the Hayes Branch.. Victor Mitchell; Keith Smith, Middleton Press, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873793200. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. A detailed look at this small section of line.
£8.00
£2.95

London Suburban Railways - West London Line, Clapham Junction to Willesden Junction.. Victor Mitchell; Keith Smith, Middleton Press, 1998. Revised. ISBN: 1873793847. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. A detailed look at this areas railways.
£10.00
£2.95

London To Brighton - 150 Years of Britain's Premier Holiday Line. Baker, Michael H C, Patrick Stephens Ltd, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1852601469. 232 pages. 840g. Brown cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, plus 8 pages in colour and route map to endpapers.
£9.00
£3.25

London, Brighton & South Coast Railway Miscellany. Robertson, KevinN, Ian Allan Ltd, 2004. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860935833. 128 pages, 770g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£9.00
£3.25

London, Tilbury and Southend Album. Dow, George, Ian Allan, Ltd., 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711010854. 120 pages. 580g. Blue cloth boards with foxing to colour frontis only Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and route maps to end-paper. A history of the short 30 years of existance of this railway using many photographs dating before 1912.
£6.00
£2.95

London's Branch Railways.. Glover, John, Ian Allan Ltd, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026513. 128 pages. 820g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and route diagram to end-papers. Examines in depth, the past, present and future of over 30 of these branch lines.
£9.00
£3.25

London's Historic Railway Stations. John Betjeman, John Murray, 1981. Reprint. ISBN: 071952573X. 126 pages, 505g. Blue cloth boards with very slight age toning to top of page edges, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

London's Local Railways. Jackson, Alan A, David & Charles, 1984. 4th Impression. ISBN: 0715374796. 384 pages. 930g. Green cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route-maps, the majority of which have never been published before. A survey of almost 50 of London's local railway lines.
£8.00
£3.50

Lost Lines - Birmingham and the Black Country (Lost Lines Series). Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711028443. 128 pages. 370g. Soft card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and route maps. This book covers all the major closed routes in the area, plus many of the lost freight and railway depots.
£8.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - British Narrow Gauge.. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 2003. Reprint. ISBN: 0711027420. 128 pages. 360g. Pictorial card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. A look at some 30 British Narrow Gauge lines that once operated in the UK.
£11.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - Eastern.. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 1995. Reprint. ISBN: 0711023832. 128 pages. 350g. Pictorial card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and track plans.
£8.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - London.. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026238. 128 pages. 370g. Soft covers slightly edge-rubbed, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - North Eastern. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan LTD, 1999. Reprint. ISBN: 0711025223. 128 pages. 390g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps. Examins the many lines of the area, including colsed sections of the Stockton & Darlington Railway, The Derwent Valley Light Railway, the Border Counties Railway, the line from Witby to Scarborough among others.
£10.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - Southern.. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 2000. Reprint. ISBN: 0711024588. 112 pages. 360g. Pictorial card covered FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. Examines the railway routes that have been lost over the last 60 years.
£6.00
£2.95

Lost Railways of Dorset . Leslie Oppitz, Countryside Books, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853066966. 160 pages. 350g. Soft covers, FINE with contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs, some published for the first time in book form, plus four specially drawn route maps.
£4.00
£2.95

Lost Railways of Hampshire. Oppitz, Leslie, Countryside Books, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853066893. 160 pages, 360g. Pictorial card covers MINT. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. Explains the history of the lines now closed, the reason for their construction and final closure, also looks at the now preserved Mid-Hants (Watercress Line) railway.
£7.00
£2.95
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