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Compound Locomotive Engines: Worsdell and von Borries' System
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Compound Locomotive Engines: Worsdell and von Borries' System

By T.W. (Thomas William) Worsdell / August von Borries

London, 1888. Reprint . Good Plus. 10.75 x 14.5 inches (27 x 37 cm). Reprint of articles from 'The Engineer' and 'Engineering' Magazines. Original wraps with chipping and some loss to edges. Spine worn and cracked with loss however the book is securely bound. Slight damage to outside margin of last two pages of text. Several illustrations within the text plus 11 engraved plates (most of them double page) plus large fold out supplemental plate. Rare. Overall condition is Good Plus. Paperback. Printed pages: 32, plate xl

$357.60

My Life
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My Life

By Jean Batten

London: The Aviation Book Club, 1939. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good/Good. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 20.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight loss to ends of spine and top edge of front cover, darkening to spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Slight rubbing to ends of spine, very clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 304

$34.33

Rotating Wing Activities in Germany during the period 1939 - 1945: B.I.O.S. Overall Report No. 8
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Rotating Wing Activities in Germany during the period 1939 - 1945: B.I.O.S. Overall Report No. 8

By R.N. Liptrot

London: British Intelligence Objective Sub-Committee by His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1948. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 6 x 9.5 inches (15 x 24 cm). Tears at staple, covers are loose but still attached. Clean text throughout. Stapled pocket inside rear cover complete with all 6 fold out diagrams. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 75

$92.98

Sotheby Catalogue: Veteran and Vintage Vehicles VII: Catalogue of Veteran, Edwardian and Vintage Vehicles and Post-Vintage Thoroughbreds, Motor-Cycles and Bicycles, Motoring Books, Accessories and Miscellanea. Earls Court, London, Thursday 15th May 1969
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Sotheby Catalogue: Veteran and Vintage Vehicles VII: Catalogue of Veteran, Edwardian and Vintage Vehicles and Post-Vintage Thoroughbreds, Motor-Cycles and Bicycles, Motoring Books, Accessories and Miscellanea. Earls Court, London, Thursday 15th May 1969

By Sotheby & Co.

London: Sotheby and Co, 1969. 1st Edition . Good. 9.75 x 7.25 inches (24.5 x 18.5 cm). Foxing and heavy rubbing to covers. Clean text throughout. Overall condition is Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 165

$34.33

Behind the Wheel: The Magic and Manners of Early Motoring [SIGNED]
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Behind the Wheel: The Magic and Manners of Early Motoring [SIGNED]

By Lord Montagu of Beaulieu and F. Wilson McComb

New York: Paddington Press Ltd, 1977. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 8.5 x 10.25 inches (22 x 26 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Signed by the author (with dedication) to the title page. Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$34.33

Early British Railways: (King Penguin Book No. K56)
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Early British Railways: (King Penguin Book No. K56)

By Christian Barman

London: Penguin Books, 1950. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Tears to edges, staining from old tape repairs to reverse (now removed). Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Slight wrinkling to endpapers, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 40 + 16 (plates)

$14.30

Lives of the Engineers: History of Roads - Metcalfe and Telford

By Samuel Smiles

London: John Murray, 1874. New and Revised Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Fading to spine, inscription to leading blank has been clipped, otherwise a nice clean example. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 331, 16

$78.67

Lives of the Engineers: The Locomotive. George and Robert Stephenson

By Samuel Smiles

London: John Murray, 1899. 20th Impression . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Fading and slight wear to spine, light cup ring to front board, good solid binding, a few marks and patches of foxing to text. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xl, 388

$42.91

Mallard: How the 'Blue Streak' Broke the World Speed Record [SIGNED]
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Mallard: How the 'Blue Streak' Broke the World Speed Record [SIGNED]

By Don Hale

London: Aurum, 2008. 1st Paperback Edition . Near Fine. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Signed by Author. Signed and inscribed by the author to the title page. Unread copy, a couple of small bumps to top edge, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 181

$20.03

An Outline of Railway Traffic Operation

By T.F. Cameron

London: The Railway Publishing Co Ltd, 1946. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 6.25 x 9 inches (15.5 x 22.5 cm). Overall book condition is Good Plus International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 205

$22.89

An Act for enabling the Amalgamation of the Stockton and Hartlepool Railway Company, and for authorizing the Lease or Purchase of the Clarence Railway by the Stockton and Hartlepool Railway Company (30th June 1852): Anno Decimo Quinto and Decimo Sexto

London, 1852. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 7.25 x 12 inches (18.5 x 30 cm). A disbound Victorian Act. Front page creased and has chips and short tears to edges. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: pp2281-2368

$20.03

Somewhere Along the Line: The Story of the Banbury and Cheltenham Railway and the People Associated with it 1887 - 1987

By Barbara Brown / Brian Clay (Illust.)

London: Hook Norton Local History Group [SIGNED], 1987. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14 x 21 cm). Signed, by the author inside front cover. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 37

$20.03

Hackney Carriages. Tables of Distances: Measured by Authority of the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis; and of the Commissioner of Police of the City of London; Also Memorandum Relating to the Fairs, Hiring etc of Hackney Carriages etc.

London: His Majesty's Stationary Office, 1901. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15 x 23.5 cm). Spine worn, good solid binding, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xxxv, 401

$42.91

The Wye Valley Railway and the Coleford Branch

By B.M. Handley and R. Dingwall

Cranborne: The Oakwood Press, 2007. 3rd Edition . Near Fine. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21 cm). Shelf wear to edges. Overall condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 176

$14.30

Agenda PLM 1927

Paris: Administration et Redaction, 1927. 1st Edition . Good. 6.75 x 11.5 inches (17 x 29 cm). Overall book condition is Good Hardback. Printed pages: 288

$42.91

Our Transatlantic Flight
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Our Transatlantic Flight

By John Alcock and Arthur Whitten Brown

London: William Kimber, 1969. 1st Edition . Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Top edge of front cover has a 2cm closed tear, short tear to foot of rear cover, otherwise in excellent clean condition with no marking or edge wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Blue cloth binding in first class condition throughout. First edition of Alcock and Whitten Brown's account of their first non-stop crossing of the Atlantic in 1919. A stunning example and scarce thus. Overall book condition is Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 195

$78.67

On the Narrow Gauge

By P.B. Whitehouse

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1964. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.25 inches (16 x 23.5 cm). Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 148

$20.03

A Regional History of The Railway of Great Britain. Volume V: The Eastern Counties

By D.I. Gordon

Newton Abbot: David and Charles, 1968. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14 x 22 cm). Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: x, 252

$20.03

Williams's Midland Railway: Its Rise and Progress. A Narrative of Modern Enterprise
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Williams's Midland Railway: Its Rise and Progress. A Narrative of Modern Enterprise

By Frederick S. Williams

Newton Abbot: David and Charles, 1968. 1st Thus . Very Good Plus/Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Creasing and rubbing to edges, slight fading to spine, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Facsimile of the 1888 7th edition. Purple cloth binding, a few light marks to page edges, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 510

$34.33

Southern Electric. : The History of the World's Largest Suburban Electrified System

By G.T. Moody

London: Ian Allan Publishing, 1960. 3rd Edition . Very Good. 6 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Overall book condition is Very Good International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 176

$20.03

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