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Country Railway Routes - Bournemouth to Evercreech Junction.. Mitchell, Vic & Smith Keith, Middleton Press, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906520460. 96 pages. 380g. Pictorial laminated boards with small old sticker mark to front paste-down, Near FINE, with contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and gradient map, including old tickets & time tables.
£4.50
£2.95

Country Railway Routes - Fareham to Salisbury. Victor Mitchell; Keith Smith, Middleton Press, 2004. Reprint. ISBN: 9780906520673. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards. Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. A detailed look at this small section of line.
£10.00
£2.95

Country Railways. Atterbury, Paul, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0297835653. 160 pages. 800g. Green cloth boards. Oblong format. MINT in a Near MINT d/w. A celebration of travel on the ttraditional country railway. Fully illustrated in colour throughout.
£8.00
£3.20

Country Railways - Country Series. Atterbury, Paul; Burgum, Ian, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857999193. 160 pages. 560g. Pictorial card covers a little marked. FINE with contents tight and clean. This book combines photography, history and anecdote to take a nostalgic look at the traditional role of Britain's railways. Fully illustrated in colour throughout. A delightful companion for any railway buff.
£3.00
£2.95

Crime on the Line.. Gray, Adrian, Atlantic Transport Pub., 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1902827007. 232 pages. 430g. Soft card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w engravings and drawings. Many true crime cases that shocked the nation are covered in this book.
£4.00
£2.95

The Cromford & High Peak Railway (Locomotion Papers No. 10). Rimmer, A., Oakwood Press, 1998. Reprint. ISBN: 0853613192. 104 pages, 235g, Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, maps and track plans.
£4.00
£2.95

Cross Country Steam. Stanley Creer, Ian Allan Ltd, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711009287. 80 pages. 440g. Red cloth boards FINE in Very Good d/w with faded spine. A pictorial record of many of the lines that have now disappeared. Fully illustrated with 150 b/w photographs.
£4.50
£2.95

Cross-country Routes of the Southern Railway. Gough, Terry, Oxford Publishing Co., 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860932672. Not paginated. 640g. Green cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with light crease to top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps.
£6.00
£2.95

Danger on the Line. Hall, Stanley, Ian Allan Ltd, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711018723. 128 pages, 850g. Red cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. Describes some of the more outstanding accidents that have occured during BR's forty year history.
£8.00
£3.20

Danger Signals : An Investigation into Modern Railway Accidents. Hall, Stanley, Ian Allan LTD, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711017042. 128 pages. 800g. Red cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£10.00
£3.20

A Day in the Life of British Rail.. Brown, Murray (Editor)., Book Club Associates, 1989. Book Club. ISBN: . 192 pages. 1.1Kg. Green cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. A portrait of the activities of the people as well as the equipment, on a typical day for British Rail.
£8.00
£3.50

Days of Steam 1 - Kings Cross to York - A Journey in Pictures. . Shaw, William., M.A.P. technical Publications, 1969. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 40 pages. 55g. Oblong format stapled soft card covers a little edge-rubbed, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A description of the journey in the days of steam.
£4.00
£2.00

DB today - The railway between Flensburg and Freilassing (Die DB heute Eisenbahn zwischen Flensburg und Freilassing). Georg Wagner, Franckh, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 3440049663. 192 pages, 1.22kg. Pictorial glazed boards with the binding shaken, but sound, so Very Good with a little spotting to last 2 pages not effecting the colour pictures. Text is in German.
£5.00
£3.50

The Decline Of Southern Steam. Michael Welch, Capital Transport Publishing, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781854143136. 128 pages, 830g. Pictorial laminated boards MINT. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.
£6.00
£3.20

Departmental Stock - rolling Stock Recognition : 3 . Marsden, Colin J., Ian Allan LTD, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711014469. 144 pages. 190g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. This book contains a vast array of the many different types of Departmental Rolling stock to be seen of the present rail network. A hard to find title.
£10.00
£2.95

Derail - Why trains crash.. Nicholas Faith, Channel 4 Books, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0752271652. 198 pages, 445g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs.
£3.50
£2.95

Derbyshire Railways (Sutton's Photographic History of Railways). Mike Hitches; Jim Roberts, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780750915243. 128 pages, 380g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs dating from the mid 1860's covering the whole of the county including the Derby Locomotive Works and Carriage & Wagon Works..
£4.50
£2.95

Design for Steam, 1830-1960. Brian Haresnape, Ian Allan LTD, 1981. Reprint. ISBN: 0711010811. 176 pages. 1.0Kg. Red cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with light crease to top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. Covers the full range of design during the pre-Nationalisation years, including the rolling stock, posters, uniforms and architecture.
£7.00
£3.20

Devon's Railways. Harris, Helen, Bossiney Books , 2001. First edition. ISBN: 1899383409. 48 pages. 110g. Staples soft card covers. Near MINT. Local historian Helen Harris traces the triumphs and failures of Devon's pioneering rail companies, which in their heyday created a truly impressive transport network, including the Haytor granite tramway.
£2.50
£1.60

DIESELS IN THE SOUTH PENNINES. Richard S. Greenwood (Compiler), Big Jim Pub. Ltd., 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0907224016. 60 pages, 170g. Stapled soft card covers (12mo) a little rubbed to spine, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.50
£2.95

Diesels on the London Midland. John Vaughan, Ian Allan Ltd, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071101146X. 112 pages. 500g. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with over 220 b/w photographs mostly taken by the author.
£7.00
£2.95

Diesels Over the Settle to Carlisle Route. Peter Walton, Oxford Publishing Co., 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860931196. Not paginated, 710g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE price clipped d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£9.00
£3.20

Diesels West Of Paddington. Jones, K. G., Ian Allan, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071101082X. 96 pages. 450g. Blue cloth boards darkened to top edge, Very Good in a Very good d/w. Illustrated with over 180 b/w photographs taken by the authos, plus route maps.
£6.00
£2.95

Discover Dorset - Railway Stations . Oakley, Mike, Dovecote Press, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1874336962. 96 pages. 180g. Pictorial card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Contains photographs of all but one of Dorsets origianl 69 railway stations and halts.
£4.00
£2.95

Discovering Britain's Lost Railways. Paul Atterbury, Aa Publishing, 2009. Reprint. ISBN: 9780749563707. 160 pages, 950g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs, maps and drawings.
£4.00
£3.50

Discovering Britain's Lost Railways. Paul. Atterbury, AA Publishing, 1999. Reprint. ISBN: 0749510455. 160 pages, 1.04Kg. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Many of our most popular lost railway routed rervisited, described and illustrated with b/w photographs taken in their working days and colour photographs of what remains today.
£4.50
£3.50

Don Breckon's Great Western Railway. Don Breckon, David & Charles Publishers, 1989. Reprint. ISBN: 071538872X. 80 pages. 1.18 Kg. Brown cloth boards with light dents to front cover, but internally like new, Very Good in a Very Good d/w with corrosponding dents to front.. Illustrated with 24 full-page colour drawings plus many b/w sketches by the artist, many published for vthe first time , plus his own descriptive text.
£8.00
£3.50

Don't Knock the Southern: Recollections of the SR from the 1920s to the present day. George Behrend, Midland Publishing Ltd, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857800036. 223 pages, 440g. Green cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£8.00
£2.95

Dorset Railway Stations On Old Picture Postcards (Yesterday's Dorset Series No.1). Andrew Swift, Reflections Of A Bygone Age, 2005. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1900138921. 36 pages, 95g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.00

Dorset Railways. John Horace Lucking, Dovecote Press, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0946159025. 54 pages. 240g. Pictorial laminated boards. FINE with slight lean to spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and map. One of the `Discovering Dorset' series.
£6.00
£2.95

Dorset Railways (Sutton's Photographic History of Railways). Ted Gosling; Michael Clement, Alan Sutton Publishing,, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0750920017. 128 pages, 380g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A pictorial history of the railways of Dorset in the days of steam including daily life on the branch lines.
£4.00
£2.95

DORSET RAILWAYS REMEMBERED. Leslie Oppitz, Countryside Books, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853060429. 112 pages, 535g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map.
£2.50
£2.95

Dorset Steam (Steam Scenes Form the Fifites and sixties). Michael S. Welch, Capital Transport Publishing, 2004. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854142798. 72 pages, 255g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.
£5.00
£2.95

Double-Headed Trains, 1 - South. Derek Cross, Ian Allan Ltd, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711009171. 96 pages. 450g. Orange cloth boards FINE in a FINE slightly sun darkened d/w. Illustrated with over 150 b/w photographs.
£5.00
£2.95

Down the Line to Brighton. Muriel V Searle, Baton Transport, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780859362399. 160 pages, 680g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE slightly sun darkened d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs with route map to end-papers. A detailed historical survey of this route.
£4.00
£3.20

Down the Line to Dover. Muriel V Searle, Midas Books, 1984. Revised. ISBN: 085936206X. 164 pages, 620g. Green cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs with route map to end-papers. A detailed historical survey of this route.
£4.00
£3.20

Down The Line To Southend - A pictorial history of London's holiday line. Searle. Muriel V. , The Baton Press , 1984. First edition. ISBN: 0859362434. 196 pages. 630g. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. FINE in a Near FINE d/w with a small dent to front cover. A pictorial history of the route to Southend.
£3.00
£2.95

Drawn by Steam Memories of a Tyseley Locoman. L C Jacks, D. Bradford Barton, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851533698. 168 pages, 300g. Soft card covers worn and rubbed with tear to base of spine, and byte out of front bottonm corner, so GOOD only, but a great read!. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.95

Early railway prints - From the collection of Mr and Mrs M.G. Powell. Michael Darby, H.m.s.o, 1979. Reprint. ISBN: 0112903215. 72 pages, 195g. Soft card covers a little rubbed, Very Good with the contents clean and tight. Illustrated with reproductions of the early railway prints.
£2.50
£2.95

Early Railway Prints: A Social History Of The Railways From 1825 To 1850. Gareth Rees, Phaidon, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0714820393. 128 pages. 830g. Oblong format blue cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with small nick to bottom rear edge. Illustrated in colour and b/w drawings.
£5.00
£3.20

The Early Years of Western Region Steam. Whitehouse, P. B., Wild Swan Publications, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906867134. 92 pages, 630g. Red cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w slightly rubbed & darkened to top edge. Illustrated with the b/w photographs of P.M. Alexander, mainly taken between 1948 and 1952.
£6.00
£2.95

East Coast from Kings Cross. Neve, Eric, Ian Allan Ltd, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711012121. 112 pages,. 530g. Black cloth boards. Near MINT in FINE price-clipped d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs. A pictorial history of the main East Coast line from 1923 to the end of steam running in the 1960's.
£8.00
£2.95

East Lancashire Railway in Colour. Morrison, Gavin, Ian Allan LTD, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711024669. 80 pages. 450g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards, MINT. Illustrated with full colour photographs, & gradient profile. A history of the preservation of this line that closed in 1965.
£10.00
£2.95

The Eastern and North Eastern, Then and Now. Morrison, Gavin , Ian Allan Ltd, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711025290. 256 pages. 1.35Kg. Green cloth boards MINT in a FINE d/w with light crease to top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs, this is a pictorial history of the last 40 odd years of the L.N.E.R.
£20.00
£3.50

The Eastern Before Beeching. Brodribb, John, Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711022402. 128 pages. 760g. Blue cloth boards. Near MINT in FINE d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and route plans. Blue cloth boards. Near MINT in FINE d/w. A history of the London & North-Eastern Railway before nationalisation and Lord Beeching.
£7.00
£3.20

The Eastern Since 1948. G Freeman Allen, Ian Allan, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711011060. 144 pages. 860g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a Very Good repaired d/w in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with b/w photographs, and route map to end-papers. The second of a series of in-depth studies of the post-nationalisation railways.
£6.00
£3.20

Eastern Steam in Retrospect. Sawford, Eric, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2004. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0750934999. 130 pages, 625g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A look at the fascinating variety of motive power that could be seen in the region during the 1950s & 60s.
£9.00
£2.95

Eastleigh 100: Celebrating a Centenary. Fred Kerr, Railway Herald, 2009. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780956258113. 56 pages. 270g. Pictorial card covers FINE. signed dedication by the author to top of title page. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs.
£6.00
£2.95

Edwardian Enterprise - A Review of Great Western Railway Development in the First Decade of this Century.. Gerry Beale, Wild Swan, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906867398. 202 pages, 1.09kg. Blue cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT slightly sun darkened d/w. Fully illustarted with b/w photographs and line drawings.
£14.00
£3.50

Edwardian Postcards of Road and Rail Transport. Brewster, D. E., The Oakwood Press, 1982. First edition. ISBN: 0853612900. 24 pages. 75g. Stapled soft card covers lightly edge-rubbed and slight sunning to spine. Very Good. The Edwardian Era is generally regarded as "The golden age" of picture postcards.
£3.00
£2.00
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