From City to Suburb by Greg Travers

 Celebrates the 50th anniversary of NSW Government bus operation.

 A highly sought after classic book of reference.

Contains complete fleet listings from 1932 up to 1981 

This copy is in as new condition, with very slight scuffing at the base  of the dust cover.

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by Greg Travers

Published 1982 by Sydney Tramway Museum and HCVA

230 pages over 250 photos

B&W, plus some colour pages

 

 

$350.00

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City to Suburb by Greg Travers

A rare example of this standard work on the vehicles and operations of Sydney's Government buses from 1932 to 1982 when the book was published to mark 50 years of NSW DRTT and DGT buses. Many maps diagrams and tables, especially of fleet lists, makes and dates in service, valuable to restorers.

This copy is in fair condition.  Contents undamaged  in any way

The dust cover has obvious signs of wear, the book itself is  good.

Donated to the Museum by Malcolm Morgan.

$190.00

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The Australian Private Bus -Greg Travers

Subtitled '"Since the 1940s"

Over 150 photographs of buses and memorabilia from all states of Australia

96 pages all B&W with colour soft cover

published 2001 Historic Commercial Vehicle Association

Finecondition

no creasing or damage

$65.00

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Bus and Coach Pictorial : SA

26  pp 50 photos B&W

Railmac 1982 by Steve McNicol

GOOD condition with scuffing along spine

$10.00

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Queensland Private Buses Bruce Tilley

1989 52 pp

B&W

Very good condition

$10.00

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Brisbane City Council Bus Fleet by RA Birrell

A pictorial review of BCC Buses in Brisbane.

24 pages. Over 20 photos all B&W.  Many detailed fleet lists

Soft cover 

Published by Railmac 1987

Good condition, scuffed spine

$10.00

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Buses and Trams of Australian and Municipal Operators

Compiled by  Ian Lynas

96 pp. 25 photos all B%W

Comprehensive fleet lists of all bus and tram fleets as at 1983 incl Darwin Rockhampton and Rottnest Island

New condition

$30.00

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The Australian Articulated Bus Greg Travers

By Greg Travers, respected transport historian, photographer and film maker.

Comprehensive pictorial review of all articulated buses operated in Australia up to 1985.

Over 100 photos, all B&W . Colour soft cover    112 pages    A4 format

Mint condition. As new.

published by Transit Australia 1986

$50.00

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Bus Fleets sta Adelaide by Neil Macintosh

24 pp.  Very  good condition Railmac 1982

60 photos all B&W  soft cover colour. Fleet lists

 

$10.00

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BUS FLEETS MTA Melbourne

Railmac 1984

16 pp 40 photos

Good condition scuffed spine

$10.00

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TSUKUBA EXPO VOLVOS IN AUSTRALIA by RA Birrell

16 pp.  Very Fine condition Railmac 1987

60 photos all B&W  soft cover colour. Fleet lists on disposal

the story of Volvos built in Japan and unable to be registered there. after the Expo in 1985

Fascinating historic record

$10.00

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Ticket News June 1992

published by Australian Transport Ticket Association

30 pages all B&W Many ticket images and articles of historic interest incl Harbour Bridge ticketing

 

mint condition

$19.00

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Albion of Scotstoun. by Paul Adams and Roy Milligan

One copy missing its dust cover

note: the photo is for ID purposes only. This copy is in its black hard binding with gold embossing

 

The most deeply-researched study of all models of Albion cars trucks and buses from 1899 onwards.

Photographs of every model, with appendices giving details of Albion-Murray patents, model and chassis numbering systems, Model List (5 pages) engine types for each model, (2 pages), Chassis output, staff and workforce graphs, and Bibliography.

 Over 200 photos of Albion cars, trucks and buses from 1899 to 1972

170 pages all B&W

 

Hard covers, black embossed with gold lettering

Published 1999 by Albion Vehicle Preservation Trust

 

this copy is in Very Fine condition with no damage (no dust jacket)

$90.00

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Australian Buses by LJ Pascoe

vol. 1 ACT, NSW, SA, TAS Fleet lists, charts tables approx 25 photos all B&W

80 pp.  1973 Edition

$20.00

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Melbourne Private Bus Fleets Volume 1

Compiled by Bruce Tilley

Publisher: Railmac Publications 1984

Details: Paperback, A5 size, 52 pages, 44 B&W photos. Good condition.

 

Contains separate vehicle listings for most major private operator fleets in Melbourne as at 1984.

$10.00

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Over the Bridge: A Suspended Service

Author: Leon Manny

Publisher: St Davids Publishing 1988

Details: Paperback, 24 pages, 8 black & white photos. Very good condition.

 

 A well-researched and informative history of the Northbridge to Wynyard bus service.

$10.00

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Priced Catalogue of NSW Transport Tickets

Author: Richard Peck

Self-published 2013

Details: Paperback, wire bound, A4 size, 80 pages, numerous B&W images. Very good condition.

 

A fully illustrated catalogue of various ticket types issued from the 1870s to 2000s. Bus, tram, train, ferry, bridge and road toll tickets, as well as generic paper tickets, machine-produced tickets and stored value cards, are all represented. 

$10.00

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On the Buses in New Zealand

Author: John McCrystal

Publisher: Grantham House and the Bus & Coach Association of New Zealand 2007

Details: Paperback with fold-out cover, 225 x 285 mm, 176 pages, 141 B&W and 57 colour photos. Very good condition.

 

A fine reference book documenting the development of bus operations in New Zealand, from the pioneering days of charabancs in the early 1900s through to well-appointed coaches at the start of the 21st century. Tales of those working on the buses and the tireless efforts of industry associations complete the story. 

$25.00

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The End of the Penny Section

Author: Graham Stewart

Publisher: AH & AW Reed 1973 (first edition)

Details: Hardback with jacket, 205 x 260 mm, 236 pages, 167 B&W photos and line drawings. Very good condition with minor scuffing at the top of the jacket spine.

 

The first full study of urban public transport in New Zealand and how it influenced the growth of towns and cities. Covers the histories and descriptions of vehicles and systems, from horse-drawn vehicles, cable cars, steam and electric-powered trams, motor buses and trolley buses. Personal stories add a further dimension to the text.

$20.00

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