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The Locomotive in South Africa : Reprinted from the SAR Magazine 1943 to 1948
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The Locomotive in South Africa : Reprinted from the SAR Magazine 1943 to 1948

By Espitalier, T J ; Day, W A J ; Swallow, Graham (intro)

South African Transport Services Museum, 1989. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Complete. An amiable copy. The card covers have wear about the edges from handling. The covers have marks, scuffing, light creases. They are secure and sure. The contents are most pleasing. The frontispage has a previous owner signature. The facsimile pages are clear, tidy, smart, serene, clear, assiduous, most agreeable. fk

$63.00

Southern Pacific Bay Area Steam
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Southern Pacific Bay Area Steam

By Demoro, Harre W

Chatham Publishing Company, Burlingame, California, 1979. 2nd printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. 143 pages (complete). Second printing on same year as first. A contented copy. The dustjacket has some light shelving wear to the edges and corners, some scuffing and rubbing. It is comfortable and sure. The boards are genial, steady and sound. The end papers are very lightly foxed. Otherwise, the contents are most pleasing. They are firm, keen, tight, clean, clear, generous, diligent. fk

$32.00

The Iron Road to the Sea: Pretoria - Maputo, One Hundred Years
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The Iron Road to the Sea: Pretoria - Maputo, One Hundred Years

By Conradie, Eric

Transnet Heritage Foundation, 1995. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed. 33 pages (complete). Signed by Eric Conradie on the first page (dated: 8/7/95). A very smart copy. Included: Two travel brochures (one for the Outeniqua choo-tjoe; one for 'Authentic Steam Rail Tours'); stapled sheets: "NZASM: Memories of a Hundred Years - The Presidential Train"; stapled sheets: "The Transnet Heritage Foundation". The booklet is housed in a First Day Cover style envelope. The stamp (dated 1990) has been franked by the Transnet Museum in Johannesburg (dated 1995). The contents of the booklet are smart, fresh, bright, clean, clear - as if new throughout! fk

$50.00

Jane's World Railways and Rapid Transit Systems 1976 : The world wide survey of railway operation and equipment
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Jane's World Railways and Rapid Transit Systems 1976 : The world wide survey of railway operation and equipment

By Goldsack, Paul [Editor]

Jane's Yearbooks, London, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 554 pages (complete). A sturdy copy. The dustjacket is clear, benign with some light wear about the edges. It is comfortable. The back cover has some areas of sunning. The boards are sound, healthy, neat. The contents are placid and serious. The early pages have light foxing. The pages are tight, very sure and diligent, competent and confident, clean and clear. Please note: Due to the weight of this book, should the book need to be posted outside of South Africa, additional postage charges may be made. fk

$50.00