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Mountains of Ash: A History of the Sawmills and Tramways of Warburton and District

By McCarthy, Mike

Melbourne: Light Railway Research Society of Australia, 2001. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. large octavo. vii + 312pp., b/w pls., maps, appends., bibliog., index, ÔContributions of many of the men and women who were industry participants during its heyday provide the authentic basis for this book. Thorough research of official records and newspaper references add to its historic accuracyÕ

$63.00

In the Service? A History of Victorian Railways Workers and their Union

By Butler-Bowden

Melbourne: Hyland House, 1991. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Nice copy. octavo. xii + 180pp., b/w plates, text ills., sources, index, Fascinating overview of British history for the use of schools. Very nice copies in bright blue cloth boards, teg, with bright gilt spine titles & decoration. Scarce

$33.60

Six and a Half Inches from Destiny, The First Hundred Years of the Melbourne-Wodonga Railway 1873-1973

By Turton, Keith W.

Melbourne: ARHS, 1968. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. large octavo. 133pp., b/w pls., maps, index, ÔDetails the planning, construction and operation of the Melbourne-Wodonga line as well as its locomotives, stations, and trains, until there was a standard gauge between Melbourne and SydneyÕ. Excellent crisp copy copy

$49.00

4-8-0 Tender Locomotives

By Carling, D. Rock

Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1971. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. large octavo. 112pp., frontis., b/w pls., text ills., tables, bibliog., index, David & Charles Locomotive Monographs

$28.00

Tri-ang Railways: The First Ten Years

By Stevens-Stratten, S. W.

Margate: Rovex, 1986. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. Very Good. octavo. 115pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., plans, glossary, Nice copy in slightly worn wrappers

$21.00

Return to Rosstown: Railways, Land Sales and Sugar Beet Ventures in Caulfield

By Jowett, D. F. & Weickhardt, I. G.

Melbourne: Rosstown HRG, 1978. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. octavo. 181pp., b/w pls., maps, diags., appends., bibliog., index, Nice copy in like unclipped dust jacket with minimal wear

$63.00

Steam on 4 Continents, Part I : Europe + South America, Mit geoffnetem Regler, Teil I: Europa + Sudamerika

By Haslbeck, G. & Wardale, D.

Regensburg: Gunter Halsbeck, 1986. 1st edition. laminated boards. As New. oblong octavo. 128pp., colour plates, Dual text GERMAN / ENGLISH

$42.00

South African Steam Today

By Rodgers, David C.

Shepparton: Ian Allan, 1980. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. large octavo. 136pp., b/w plates, maps,

$22.40

Steam, Diesels and On-track Machines: From Colwick to Derby via the East Coast Main Line

By Meredith, John

Usk: Oakwood Press, 2003. 1st edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. octavo. 240pp., b/w plates, text ills., plans, Fascinating memoir from the Reminiscences series

$22.40

A Very British Railway

By Catchpole, Paul

St. Teath: The author, 2003. 1st edition. laminated boards. As New. quarto. 84pp., b/w plates, text ills., diags., A history of the Sao Paulo Railway. Detailed account inc. locomotive plans & production lists for each class

$70.00

Steam on 4 Continents, Part II : Africa, Mit geoffnetem Regler, Teil II : Afrika

By Haslbeck, G. & Wardale, D.

Regensburg: Gunter Halsbeck, 1986. 1st edition. laminated boards. As New. oblong octavo. 128pp., colour plates, Dual text GERMAN / ENGLISH

$42.00

Great Railway Photographers: H.C. Casserley

By Garratt, Colin [Richard Casserley]

Newton Harcourt: Milepost Publishing, 1996. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. quarto. 48pp., b/w plates,, Very fine b/w photography of British steam

$22.40

A Passion for Trains: The Railroad Photography of Richard Steinheimer

By Steinheimer, Richard (photos.) [Brouws, Jeff (text)]

New York: W. W. Norton, 2004. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. As New. quarto. c.160pp., b/w plates, Fine photography of North American Railways from 1946 onwards over the next 50 years; with 153 fine photos, of which 80 have never previously been published

$42.00

The Emu Bay Railway VDL Company to Pasminco

By Rae, Lou

Sandy Bay: The author, 1997. 2nd edition. laminated boards. As New. small folio. v + 298pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., maps, appends., bibliog., index, In 1897 the tramway was upgraded to a railway to service the mineral rich West Coast area. Enlarged 1997 second edition

$210.00

Transit Maps of the World: Expanded and Updated Edition of the World's First Collection of Every Urban Train Map on Earth

By Ovenden, Mark

New York: Penguin, 2015. 3rd edition. softback with stiff wrappers. As New. quarto. 176pp., colour illusts., text ills., maps, bibliog., webography, Third revised & expanded edition

$33.60

The Railway Race to the North

By Nock, O. S.

London: Ian Allan, 1958. 1st edition. hardback in original cloth. Very Good. octavo. 168pp., colour frontis., b/w plates, maps, index, ÔThe race of 1895 from London to Aberdeen still stands out as one of the most exciting episodes in British railway historyÕ

$22.40

Potatoes, Passengers, and Posterity: A History of Puffing Billy's Railway

By Fiddian, Marc

Melbourne: The author, 1978. 3rd edition. card covers. As New. small octavo. 143pp., b/w plates, text ills., bibliog., index, Fine popular account

$18.20

Mind the Curve! A History of the Cable Trams

By Keating, John. D.

Melbourne: Melbourne U. P., 1970. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Very Good. octavo.. 155pp., b/w pls., maps, appends., bibliog., index, Very nice copy in an unevenly faded dust jacket

$18.20

As Directed by Train Control

By Cousins, Ken & Denise

np (NZ): The authors, (2003). 1st edition. laminated boards. As New. oblong octavo. 144pp., colour plates, ep maps, A fine album of full page colour photographs of trains and locomotives, primarily in New Zealand (127) from the 1960s onward. South Africa (9), Zimbabwe (8), 1989 & 1992

$36.40

Line Clear Ahead : 75 Years of Ups and Downs

By Nock, O. S.

Cambridge: Patrick Stephens, 1982. reprint. hardback with dust jacket. Nice copy. octavo. 217pp., b/w plates, text ills., maps, bibliog., index, Nock authored over 100 railway books; tells of his 60 years of direct involvement with railway engineering development. He also delightfully relates 75 years of railway and travel recollections - the most vividly changing three-quarter century in the history of transport

$22.40

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