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SAGA OF THE STEAM PLOUGH
Written by Harold Bonnett.
Stock no. 1709605
Published by David & Charles. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. A general historical view of steam ploughing and lively accounts of the author's own experiences working in the fields with the steam plough. ISBN: 0715357425.

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THE TRACTION ENGINE IN AUSTRALIA
Written by Robert Butrims; Bruce Robertson.
Stock no. 1709604
Published by Magenta Press Pty.. Very good condition.

Small format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Corners creased.

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STEAM THRASHING IN THE COTSWOLDS
Written by Michael Thexton.
Stock no. 1709603
Published by Regency Press. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The experiences of a farming family in the Cotswolds. ISBN: 0721207073. Wrapper price-cut and edge-worn.

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FLOYD CLYMER'S ALBUM OF HISTORICAL STEAM TRACTION ENGINES AND THRESHING EQUIPMENT No. 1
Written by Floyd Clymer.
Stock no. 1709602
Published by Stemgas Publishing Co.. 1949. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 105 different makes illustrated. From 1855-1929. Spine chipped to top and tail. Inscription in ink to first page.

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CATALOGUE OF TRACTION ENGINES ROYAL GOLD MEDAL STEAM TRACTORS STEAM ROAD ROLLERS ETC MANUFACTURED BY J. & H. MCLAREN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1709601
Published by The Road Locomotive Society. 1974. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Reprint No. 9. B/w illustrations. Covers browned.

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THE BIG BOX
Written by T. McTaggart.
Stock no. 1709600
Published by Alloway. 1987. Good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. England's era of steam haulage. ISBN: 0907526276. Covers very creased with edge-wear.

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THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENGLISH STEAM WAGON
Written by Ronald H. Clark.
Stock no. 1709599
Published by Goose and Son. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Wrapper taped to book and covered in plastic. Edge worn. Some grubby marks. Name plate to front endpaper.

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STEAM AT WORK ROAD AND FARM ENGINES
Written by Anthony Beaumont.
Stock no. 1709598
Published by David & Charles. 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Reviews the various members of the traction engine family in some detail. ISBN: 0715381210. Front endpaper creased. Wrapper edge-chipped.

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STEAM ON COMMON ROADS
Written by William Fletcher; W.J. Hughes.
Stock no. 1709597
Published by David & Charles. 1972. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Tracing the history of steam locomotion on the road. Reprint of 1891 edition. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0715354159. Wrapper taped to book and covered in plastic. Ink stamp to copyright page.

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APPRENTICESHIP IN STEAM
Written by Jack Hampshire. Illustrated by A. Child; Jack Hampshire.
Stock no. 1709596
Published by Traction Engine Enterprises. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The memoirs of a general engineer and the growth of a large haulage business employing steam traction engines and steam wagons. Wrapper spine faded.

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THE RAINHILL TRIALS
Written by Christopher McGowan.
Stock no. 1709595
Published by Little Brown. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The greatest contest of industrial Britain and the birth of commercial rail. B/w illustrations. 379 pages. ISBN: 0316724807. Wrapper corners worn.

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THE RED DEVIL AND OTHER TALES FROM THE AGE OF STEAM
Written by D. Wardale.
Stock no. 1709594
2002. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Fold-out plan to rear. Colour photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0952999803. Bottom of rear board damp damaged.

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