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 one is in very good condition,with some scuffing and creasing of the dust cover. Well-loved but treated carefully.

No missing pages no damage to book binding

 

by Greg Travers

Published 1982 by Sydney Tramway Museum and HCVA

230 pages

B&W, plus some colour pages

 

 

$195.00

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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 only fair condition. No dust cover. The hard cover is separating from the  spine  along the rear edge. Contents undamaged  in any way and the corners have only very slight denting

$90.00

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AUSTRALIAN HALF CAB BUSES a Pictorial Review

by Bruce Tilley 52 pp.  Very good condition Railmac 1984

100 photos all B&W  soft cover colour

Mainly Vic. and NSW 

Fascinating historic record

$20.00

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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

$59.00

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NSW Private Buses Bruce Tilley

Railmac 1987

 

52 pp 

B&W

$20.00

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Bus and Truck Museum of NSW Guide ed. G Travers

approx. 44 pp. 40 photos all B&W showing what was then a very broad collection in the newly created Tempe museum site

pub. 1986

Fine condition

$11.00

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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.  Very Fine condition

$10.00

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Trolley Buses of Tasmania by Ian G Cooper

88 pp. many tables  and detailed text on each city operation

approx 50 photos all B&W

Very Fine condition

$15.00

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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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Manly to Palm Beach by Alan Sharpe

A pictorial wander through the peninsula with many historic photos of the shops houses, beaches and transport including Manly trams.

140 pp. over 100 photos all B&W.

Very Fine condition

$10.00

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Trams and Buses at Burwood; a commemorative monograph

A brief history compiled by historian Greg Travers to  coincide with the 1998 Burwood Festival in which Sydney Bus Museum and the STA combined to provide services .

Studied are transport by steam train, horse bus, steam then electric tram and motor bus.

 

8 pages 6 photos all B&W

very good condition

$5.00

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Albion of Scotstoun. by Paul Adams and Roy Milligan

One copy in Very Fina (as new) condition

 

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 

$160.00

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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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Albion of Scotstoun. by Paul Adams and Roy Milligan

 

 

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)

$120.00

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Buses of the Garden State - Bruce Tilley

A pictorial review of Private Buses in Victoria.

 

94 pages. Over 200 photos all B&W.

Soft cover in colour

Published by Railmac (undated)

 

Mint condition

$15.00

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The Australian Double Decker by GJ Travers

Two copies of this rare long out-of-print classic.

 * One in as new condition Very Fine

* One with some scuffing of edges.  All pages intact and undamaged.

73 pp. over 100 B&W photos  soft cover in colour

Published Apr 1977 by HCVA Co-op. Ltd

History of DD bus operation throughout Australia up to mid-1979s, mainly of course in NSW where the majority were.used.

 

Choose your preference here >

$65.00

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Buses at Home RA Birrell

Published Railmac 1989

A different look at bus operations. All photos were taken inside bus depots, plus a chapter on "No longer in Use"

24 pp. 45 photos

very fine condition

$10.00

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People Movers John Maddock

A history of Victoria's Private Bus Industry 1910 to 1992

John Maddock was editor of Truck and Bus Transportation magazine for 26 years. 

 

This is his most acclaimed and rarest book.The copy is in mint condition.

 

214 pages over 200 photos all B&W

Published 1992 Kangaroo Press

Covers city and country services, tours, school buses, the buses themselves, bus builders and body builders,  bibliography and index.

$50.00

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