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From Devon to Dorset: the Story of the Lyme Regis Branch (A Railway Bylines Centenary Special). Reeve, George & Smith Martin., Irwell Press, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1903266378. 60 pages. 280g. Pictorial stapled card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, routemaps and track plans. A history of this now long closed branch line, which the enthusiasts in the area are still hoping ot re-open.
£10.00
£2.95

From Salisbury to Exeter: The Branch Lines. Phillips, Derek, Oxford Publishing Co., 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860935469. 240 pages. 1.28Kg. Green cloth boards with light spotting to end-papers, FINE in a Near FINE d/w with a small repaired tear to top of spine and creased to top edge. Recollections of the Southern Branch lines in Somerset, Devon and Dorset. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£14.00
£3.50

From the Footplate - Cambrian Coast Express.. Austin, Stephen, Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711020353. 112 pages. 330g. Soft covers MINT. A journey from Paddington to Pwllheli on the 10.50 am. ` Cambrian Coast Express' on a summer Saturday in 1957. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£9.00
£2.95

From the Footplate - Eurostar, A Driver's Eye View of the Channel Tunnel. Waller, Peter , Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711024278. 108 pages. 320g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs nad track plans. A driver's view of the journey between London and Brussels or Paris.
£10.00
£2.95

From the Footplate - Reminisences of the Last Days of Steam.. Nock, O. S., Guild Publishing , 1984. Book Club. ISBN: . 189 pages. 800g. Tan and black colour cloth boards with crease to top front corner, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. The author describes a trip he made on the West Cosst main line in 1963.
£5.00
£3.25

Glory Days - Steam in Dorset.. Baker, Michael H. C., Ian Allan Ltd, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026106. 96 pages. 490g. Oblong format pictorial laminated Boards with small tear to top of spine, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs and route maps. Recalls the era when holiday makers and freight was carried by the railways.
£7.00
£2.95

Glory Days - Steam in East Anglia.. Swinger, Peter, Ian Allan Ltd, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026874. 96 pages. 490g. Oblong format pictorial laminated boards FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. A follow on work from the authors previous book 'On Great Eastern Lines, showing the great variety of motive power to be seen in this region during the years when steam was king.
£10.00
£2.95

Glory Days - Western Region Steam around London. McCormack, Kevin, Ian Allan LTD, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026114. 95 pages. 490g. Pictorial laminated boards. MINT. Oblong format. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Records the days when the GWR's 'Kings' & 'Castles' shared the rails with 'Standards' and pannier tanks.
£9.00
£2.95

Glory Days - Western Signalman . Vaughan, Adrian, Ian Allan Ltd, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711027153. 96 pages. 510g. Pictorial laminated boards. MINT. Oblong format. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Recalls the era of the manually operated semaphore signals on the G.W.R.
£22.00
£2.95

Go Great Western History of GWR Publicity. Roger. B Wilson, David & Charles, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715348965. 198 pages, 485g. Brown cloth boards a little marked and faded, Very good in a Very good d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and maps.
£4.00
£2.95

The Golden Years Of British Steam Trains. Garratt. Colin., Milepost Publishing, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1900193051. Not paginated. 1.24kg. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with 250 b/w photographs taken over the 25 year period from 1923 to 1948 by the Reverend A.W.V. Mace.
£5.00
£3.50

The Golden Years of British Steam Trains - GWR Great Western Railway. . Garratt, Colin, Milepost Publishing, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 190019340X. not paginated, 530g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with the photographs of Rev A. W. V Mace, whose career ranged from the early 1920's almost until his death in 1986.
£7.00
£2.95

The Golden Years of British Steam Trains - LMS London Midland and Scottish. . Garratt, Colin, Milepost Publishing, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1900193256. Not paginated. 535g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE with a few light scratches to rear board. Illustrated with b/w photographs by the Rev Arthur Mace, whos photographic career ranged from the 1920's to the early 1980's.
£7.00
£2.95

The Golden Years of British Steam Trains - SR, Southern Railway. . Colin Garratt, Milepost Publishing, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1900193353. 47 pages. 550g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with the b/w photographs of A. W. V. Mace.
£6.00
£2.95

The Golden Years Of the Metropolitan Railway and The Mtro-Land Dream. Pigram, Ron & Edwards Dennis., Midas Books, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0859362329. 128 pages. 790g. Pictorial laminated Boards with slightly sunned spine and corners slightly bumped, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and route maps. Follows the chronological history of the era of the Metropolitan Railway from its beginnings in 1863 to its finish a century later.
£8.00
£3.25

The Gotthard Railway, Volume 1: 1871 - 1909.. Malcolm Hardy-Randall, Published by the author, 2012. 1st Thus. ISBN: 9780957320604. 290 pages, 1.38kg. Pictorial laminated boards still in publishers clear plastic unopened. A brand new copy of this very rare title that is illustrated with b/w and a few colour photographs, many detailed scaled line drawings of the locomotives, rolling stock and buildings, including many colour track plans and maps. As a labour of love, this book is exceptional. As a historical document, it is invaluable and deserves a place on the bookshelves of every student of railways.
£39.00
£6.60

Great Australian Railway Stories. Bill 'Swampy' Marsh, Abc Books, 2008. Reprint. ISBN: 9780733317392. 274 pages, 435g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Extract from rear cover...'So what's yer name?' asked the train driver. 'Charlie, sir'. 'I don't address my firemen by the Christian names, son, give me your surname'. 'Darling, sir'. 'Okay, Charlie, start shovelling'.
£3.00
£2.95

Great Central - Volume Two - Dominion of Watkin 1864 - 1899. Dow, George, Ian Allan LTD, 1962. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 422 pages, 1.2kg. Green boards with gilt lettering to spine, and some foxing to prelims, mainly to end-papers, and re-inforced hinge to rear end-paper only. Very Good. NO Jacket. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and maps, with large fold-out to rear.
£12.00
£3.50

The Great Central from the Footplate. Robert, and Stratford, Frank Robotham, Ian Allan LTD, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071101759X. 112 pages. 780g. Red cloth boards with the front paste-down slightly miss-aligned (no effect to book or content), FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with over 170 b/w photographs, many previously unpublished, plus line drawings. A photographic recollection of this well constructed route, some of which is now being reopened by enthusiasts. Visit http://www.gcrailway.co.uk to arrange your visit.
£8.00
£3.25

Great Central Railway Tour The. Healy, John M. C., Silver Star Books, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1852410051. 92 pages. 660g. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and track plans. Outlines the story of the Great Central London route, comparing aspects of the line past and present.
£10.00
£2.95

Great Central Steam. W. A. Tuplin, George Allen & Unwin, 1982. Reprint. ISBN: 0043850391. 234 pages, 450g. Black cloth boards. FINE in a Very Good sun darkened d/w .The author revives memories of the Great Central Railway in its prime, before its absortion into the LNER in 1923. Illustrated with 48b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

The Great Days of the Express Train. Thomas. David St John, & Patric Whitehouse. , Book Club Associates, 1990. . ISBN: . 208 pages. 1.2Kg. 4to. Pictorial laminated boards, FINE in Near FINE d/w with crease to top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs and some in colour. Recapturing the great days of the express passenger services.
£4.50
£3.50

Great Little Railways. Chamberlin, Russel, & Colin Garratt, B.B.C Books, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0563202114. 206 pages. 8vo. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and colour plates. A compilation of journeys taken on many of the worlds Narrow-gauge railways.
£3.00
£3.25

Great Little Railways of Cornwall. London, Peter., Tor Mark, 2012. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780850254303. 48 pages, 115g. Stapled soft card covers MINT. Illustrated with colour photographs. Includes histories on five branch and 4 steam railways, how to find them, facilities and attractions.
£3.00
£1.60

The Great North of Scotland Railway - The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands Volume 3.. H.A. Vallance, David & Charles, 1989. Revised & Enlarged Edition. ISBN: 9780946537426. 218 pages, 510g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route map and drawings. A new edition revised and extended by the 'Great North of Scotland Railway Association'
£6.00
£2.95

The Great Railway 1871 - 1881 - The National Dream. Berton. Pierre., McClelland & Stewart., 1975. 12th printing. ISBN: 0771013264. 439 pages. 1 Kg. Orange cloth boards FINE, in a Very Good edge-worn and repaired d/w, in removable clear wrap. Illustrated with 9 maps. The first of two volumes on the history of the Canadian Pacific Railway. HEAVY BOOK!
£6.50
£3.50

The Great Railway 1881 - 1885 - The Last Spike. Berton. Pierre., McClelland & Stewart., 1978. 13th printing. ISBN: 0771013272. 478 pages. 1.1Kg. Orange cloth boards faded to spine and edges Very Good with large inscription on half title page o/w tight and clean, in a Near Very Good edge-worn and repaired price-clipped d/w, in removable clear wrap. illustrated with 17 maps. The second of two volumes on the history of the Canadian Pacific Railway. HEAVY BOOK!
£3.50
£3.50

Great Railway Eras No.2 - Festiniog in the Fifties.. Mitchell, Vic & Garraway, Alan, Middleton Press, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873793685. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. Illustrated with 120 b/w photographs plus track plans. Written by the author were founder memebers of the Festiniog Railway Society.
£9.50
£2.95

Great railway photographers: H.C. Casserley. Casserley, Richard., Milepost Publications, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781900193559. 48 pages, 500g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with 102 b/w photographs, many previously unpublished. One of the "Great Railway Photographers" series.
£4.00
£2.95

Great railway photographers: Henry Priestley. Priestley, Henry., Milepost Publications, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1900193507. 48 pages, 500g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Colin Garratt undertook a series of interviews with Henry Priestley, and here provides a unique insight into this much loved photographers work covering 70 years. One of the "Great Railway Photographers" series.
£4.00
£2.95

Great Railway Photographs by Eric Treacy - A classic collection of the finest railway photographs in the British Isles. Allen. G. Freeman (Compiler), Peerage Books, 1988. Reprint. ISBN: 185052095X. 216 pages. 1.06Kg. Brown cloth boards slightly rubbed on extremities, FINE in FINE d/w. Illustrated with black & white photographs and some in colour. HEAVY BOOK!
£3.00
£3.50

Great Train Disasters - The World's Worst Railway Accidents.. Kichenside, Geoffrey, Parragon, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0752526308. 96 pages. 860g. Oblong format pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Fully illustrated with colour & b/w drawings & photographs.
£9.00
£3.25

Great Victorian Railway Journeys - How Modern Britain was Built by Victorian Steam Power.. Karen Farrington, Collins, 2012. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780007457069. 256 pages, 1.03kg. Brown cloth oards MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour & b/w photographs.
£3.00
£3.25

GREAT WESTERN ALBUM No. 1. Richard Calcott RILEY, Ian Allan Ltd, 1977. Reprint. ISBN: 0711000735. 115 pages, 525g. Green cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slighlty edge-rubbed d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Great Western Branch Line Steam - Volume 2. C.L. Williams, D. Bradford Barton Ltd., 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851533248. 96pp. 650g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£5.00
£2.95

Great Western Coaches from 1890. Michael Harris, DavId & Charles, 1985. 3rd Revised and Enlarged Edition. ISBN: 0715380508. 160 pages. 965g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w a little sun darkened along top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. This is the 3rd revised and enlarged edition of the book first published in 1966 with a larger page size to allow better use of the illustrations.
£15.00
£3.25

The Great Western Collection. Hollingsworth. Brian. [Introduction ], New Orchard Editions, 1988. Reprint. ISBN: 1850791309. 31 pages. of text followed by 60 full colour pages of paintings by members of The Guild Of Railway Artists. 1.4Kg. Oblong format. Green cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Published to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Great Western Railway.
£12.00
£3.50

Great Western in Colour. Nock, O S, New Orchard Editions, . Reprint. ISBN: 1850790183. 160 pages,. 450g. Green cloth boards. Near MINT in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with colour drawings by Clifford and Wendy Meadway. Not dated but originally published by Blandford in 1978.
£6.00
£2.95

Great Western Pictorial. Jefferson, G. J., Railway Pictorial Publications, 1977. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 44 pages, 150g. Stapled soft card covers a little marked and edge rubbed, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs showing Typical Scenes of Great Western Railway Steam Locomotives in Action Before and after Nationalisation
£3.00
£1.60

GREAT WESTERN PORTRAIT 1913-1921. Adrian Vaughan, Oxford Publishing Co., 1971. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0902888021. 60 pages, 370g. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering, FINE in a Very Good d/w with a little laminate loss to top of sunned spine. Illustrated with period b/w photographs.
£3.50
£2.95

The Great Western Railway. Thomas, David St John & Whitehouse Patrick (Editors), Greenwich Editions, 1995. Reprint. ISBN: 0862880661. 208 pages. 1.15Kg. Pictorial laminated boards FINE. No d/w. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs and track plans. Published to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the opening of the Great Western Railway.
£4.00
£3.50

Great Western Railway Handbook. Cooper, B. K., Ian Allan LTD, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711016178. 112 pages. 480g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE lightly edge-rubbed d/w. Covers the entire life of the GWR from broad gauge up until 1948 nationalisation. Chapters include Motive Power, Engineering, Coaching & Freight Stock, with appendix on the MPDs and codes.
£7.00
£2.95

The Great Western Railway in East Cornwall. Bennett, Alan., Runpast Publishing, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870754115. 79 pages. 370g. Pictorial card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£7.00
£2.95

The Great Western Railway in Mid Cornwall. Alan Bennett, Kingfisher Railway Productions, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0946184534. 96 pages, 430g. Pictorial soft covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photoraphs, drawings and track plans.
£9.00
£2.95

Great Western Railway in Mid-Cornwall. Bennett, Alan, Runpast Publishing, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870754212. 96 pages, 420g. Soft card covers FIN E. Illustrated with b/w photographs, map and track plans.
£4.00
£2.95

The Great Western Railway in West Cornwall. Bennett, Alan, Runpast Publishing, 1990. Reprint. ISBN: 1870754123. 80 pages. 370g. Pictorial soft covers, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. drawings, Track plans and maps.
£12.00
£2.95

The Great Western Railway Routes Statutes and Opening Dates and other particulars. Gale, P. R. (Editor)., Avon-anglia Publications, 1986. Facsimile. ISBN: 0905466772. 142 pages, 230g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Not Illustrated. A record of the routes, statutes, opening dates and other particulars of the lines of the Great Western Railway. Originally prepared in 1926, here reprinted without map in 1986.
£6.00
£2.95

Great Western Steam Around Bristol. Williams, Colin L., Bradford Barton, 1975. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851532527. 96 pages. 645g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slightly sun darkened d/w slightly edge-rubbed to base of spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Great Western Steam at it's Zenith. Stephenson, Brian , Ian Allan Ltd, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711014884. 80 pages. 300g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Great Western Steam, Preserved. Hounsell, Grenville R., Bradford Barton, 1975. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851531598. 96 pages. 650g. Tan cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slight creasing to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The story of Swindon and its machines from the end of steam on British Railways, into the age of preservation.
£5.00
£2.95
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