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It's not just a picture book its an encyclopaedia of every detail, in a very elegantly presented volume.
190 pages. profusely illustrated. over 100 photos mostly B&W plus '00s of detail drawings diagrams and tables.
Very fine condition hard cover
Published 1988 by NSW Uni Press and State Rail NSW
248 pages, hard cover lavishly illustrated, mostly historic B&W and many colour photos.
A beautifully produced well-researched real history not just coffee table material.
This one copy in very fine condition, with unmarked dust cover.
An elegant publication comprising almost 150 photographic works of art by two famous rail enthusiasts
Hard Cover, 112 pages published by WriteLight 2006 In VERY FINE condition
foreword by radio personality and rail fan Clive Robertson
A book of photos to revel in and explore at great length. There are no snapshots in this book!
Reminiscences by enginemen, and biographies of rail staff. Too many to list easily these books are all in exceptionally good condition. Mostly hardcover (HC)
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A large selection of train books including mainly pictorial studies of loco types, lineside photographic essays, and some very impressive railway art photography (e'g' see "Among Their Favourites")
Four are elegant Hard Cover books (HC) All are in AS NEW condition unless otherwise indicated
Too many to list separately. Photo shows a sample only
Mostly soft cover Some hard cover marked (HC)
All in Very Fine Condition
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An important chronological work covering every loco from 1855 to the 90s. 324 pages of fine photography, detailed text, tables, state by state fleet lists, and a comprehensive index.
By a famous rail observer, the result of years of deep research.
approx 200 photos all B&W.
The book is in Very Fine condition with some shelf rubbing.
A rather graphic compilation of some train disasters of the last 150 years on Britain's railways.
The history of railway accidents and railway safety
307 pages 40 B&W photos index.
hard cover good condition. some scuffing of dust cover.