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cover of World Encyclopedia of Locomotives, The: An International Guide to the Most Fabulous Train Engines

World Encyclopedia of Locomotives, The: An International Guide to the Most Fabulous Train Engines

by Garratt, Colin

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Published
2006
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Good
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Reprint
ISBN
9781840384871
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$12.86

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London, England: Hermes House, 2006. Book. Good. Soft cover. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Softcover, reprint, 1280g, 256pgs. Contents includes: the birth of the railway; the golden age 1900-1950; the 1950s to the present day; and much more. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other… Read more
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cover of Yonder Comes the Train: The Story of the Iron Horse and Some of the Roads It Travelled

Yonder Comes the Train: The Story of the Iron Horse and Some of the Roads It Travelled

by Phillips, Lance

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Published
1986
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781555211080
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$17.87

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New Jersey, USA: Castle Books, 1986. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardcover with orange boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 2150g, 395pgs, blank endpapers. This book captures the spirit of an age as well as a business, a way of life, as well as a profession. Illustrated with over… Read more
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cover of Folklore of the Australian Railwaymen

Folklore of the Australian Railwaymen

by Adam-Smith, Patsy (ed)

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Published
1969
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Good
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$21.44

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Melbourne, Australia: The Macmillan Company of Australia Pty Ltd, 1969. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 598gms, 308 pages, blank endpapers. This book is a rich storehouse of legends, lore, tradition, tall tales and poems of the railway track. Book is in good… Read more
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cover of Last Journey of William Huskisson, The

Last Journey of William Huskisson, The

by Garfield, Simon

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780571210480
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$7.15

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London, England: Faber and Faber Limited, 2002. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 374gms, 244 pages, illustrated endpapers. How a day of triump became a day of despair at the turn of a wheel. How did the opening of the… Read more
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cover of Locomotion: A Woeld Survey of Railway Traction

Locomotion: A Woeld Survey of Railway Traction

by Nock, O. S.

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Published
1975
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York, USA: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,050gms 280 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. Mr Nock has produced a magnificent and entertaining survey of all forms of traction which can work on permanent way. Book is… Read more
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cover of Locomotives of Australia

Locomotives of Australia

by Oberg, Leon

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Published
1975
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780589071738
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$14.29

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Terry Hills, Australia: A. H & A. W Reed Pty Ltd, 1975. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with yellow boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 950gms 272 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. Leon Oberg is on such dedicated enthusiast, and here, he has set down a locomotive history which… Read more
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cover of Vintage Engines

Vintage Engines

by Dams, John; Whitehous, Patrick (eds)

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Published
1975
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Holborn, England: New English Library, 1975. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Laminated pictorial boards, no dust jacket, First Edition, 700gms, 160 pages, blank endpapers. In this book John Adams and Patrick Whitehouse have put together a further selection of these picture (from New English Library Magazine), which presents a varied cross-section of steam… Read more
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cover of Steam: Through Five Continents

Steam: Through Five Continents

by Strickland, Keith

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780905778112
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$14.29

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London, Great Britain: Wrens Park Publishing, 1998. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Second Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, Second Edition, 575gms, 150 pages, blank endpapers. This book provides a glimpse of Keith Strickland's remarkable black and white photographs and shows the contrasting style of steam… Read more
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cover of British Steam Portfolio

British Steam Portfolio

by Alexander, W. Brian

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Published
1984
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780949817365
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$14.29

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Elizabeth, SA, Australia: Railmac Publications, 1984. Book. Good. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, first edition, 90gms, 28 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. There is a small sticker mark on the front cover and a small pen inscription on the inside back… Read more
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cover of World Steam Locomotives

World Steam Locomotives

by Robins, James. G.

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Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780851796598
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Adelaide, Australia: Rigby Limited, 1974. Book. Illus. by Robins, James. G.. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 300gms, 52 pages, illustrated endpapers. As man's first departure from reliance on nature for propulsion, and as a means by which large areas of the… Read more
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cover of Train Journeys of the World: A Spectacular Voyage of Discovery Along 30 of the World's Most Exciting Rail Routes

Train Journeys of the World: A Spectacular Voyage of Discovery Along 30 of the World's Most Exciting Rail Routes

by Gordon, Susan (ed)

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780749512576
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Hampshire, England: AA Publishing, 1995. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with pictorial laminated boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 1115gms, 224 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved… Read more
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cover of British Industrial Steam (The Twilight Years)

British Industrial Steam (The Twilight Years)

by Ware, Mike

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Published
1984
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780949817419
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$10.72

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Elizabeth, SA, Australia: Railmac Publications, 1984. Book. Good. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, first edition, 132gms, 52 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription on the inside back of the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..… Read more
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