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												The Railways of Britain: Past and Present by  O. S NOCK
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1949
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 78288)

The Railways of Britain: Past and Present

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The Railways of Britain: Past and Present

by NOCK, O. S

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London: B. T. Batsford Ltd.. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1949. Hardcover. Stated second edition, 1949 of a work first published in 1947-48. Steam, electric and diesel trains, and the roadbeds and bridges they traveled on, are presented in this work. Includes a section of railroad oddities. With over 100 b&w illustrations, and four in color. --- In full red cloth-covered boards w/titling in black on spine. Jacket with wrap-around color scene at an old rail station. --- A firm, unmarked, intact copy. Jacket with small chips and tears at extremities; is otherwise nice and bears orig. 15s net flap price and in removable archival mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
78288
Title
The Railways of Britain: Past and Present
Author
NOCK, O. S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
B. T. Batsford Ltd.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1949
Bookseller catalogs
>>England, UK and UK History;

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About Bluebird Books

Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use Biblio.com for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).

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