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GWR ENGINES NAMES, NUMBERS, TYPES AND CLASSES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819062
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Reprint of the Engine books of 1911, 1928 and 1946 with some pages from that of 1938. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715353675. Foxing to text block and prelims. Date in ink to verso of rear endpaper. Front endpaper a little grubby and small nibble missing from vertical edge. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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GLOUCESTER TO BRISTOL (MIDLAND MAIN LINES SERIES)
Written by Vic Mitchell; Keith Smith.
Stock no. 1818408
Published by Middleton Press. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Including the Branches to Nailsworth, Dursley and Thornbury. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1904474357. Fading to spine and board edges. Price label to rear board (not ours).

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NEYLAND A GREAT WESTERN OUTPOST
Written by Richard Parker.
Stock no. 1818076
Published by Krb Publications. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 144 pages. B/w photos. This book seeks to fill a gap in the history of the GWR in West Wales. ISBN: 0954203534. Brown pictorial dustwrapper has a small price-label to front panel and is lightly scuffed.

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GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY SIGNAL BOX NAMEPLATES: AN ESSAY IN ELEGANCE
Written by Michael V.E. Dunn.
Stock no. 1818071
Published by Kidderminster Railway Museum. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A guide to the G.W.R.'s cast-iron, signal box, crossing, and ground frame nameplates and their origins, manufacture and demise. Large oblong format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0953477533. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded to edges and scuffed to top rear edge.

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THE GWR HANDBOOK 1923-1947
Written by David Wragg.
Stock no. 1817976
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Included in this book are photographs and diagrams illustrating the GWR's equipment, some railway stations, its network, shipping and air services, and bus operations, including Western National. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0750942177. A few minor scuff marks to boards.

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RAILWAYS OF HEREFORD
Written by Gordon Wood.
Stock no. 1817858
Published by Kidderminster Railway Museum. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A study of the historical development and operation of railways in the city. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0953477525.

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AN HISTORICAL SURVEY OF SELECTED GREAT WESTERN STATIONS, LAYOUT AND ILLUSTRATIONS VOLUME TWO
Written by Ronald H. Clark.
Stock no. 2131223
Published by Oxford Publishing. 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Track layout diagrams. ISBN: 0860930157. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and edges.

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AROUND THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY THEN & NOW
Written by Laurence Waters.
Stock no. 2130731
Published by Heathfield Railway Publications. 1st thus 2009. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An examination of the changing role of railways over the past half century. Large format. Glazed boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781906974060. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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GREAT WESTERN SWINDON
Written by Tim Bryan.
Stock no. 2130383
Published by The History Press. 2009. Very good condition.

Images of England Series. Cardwraps. B/w photos throughout. First published by Tempus in 1995. ISBN: 9780752401539. Indentation marks across covers. Corners are creased.

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THE GREAT WESTERN COLLECTION
Written by Brian Hollingsworth.
Stock no. 2130377
Published by New Orchard Editions Ltd. 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour illustrations. The work commemorates the 150th anniversary of he GWR. The Guild of Railway Artists. ISBN: 1850791309. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.

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SWINDON WORKS APPRENTICE IN STEAM
Written by Ken Gibbs.
Stock no. 1817504
Published by Oxford Publishing Co. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reminiscences as Office Boy and Apprentice at Swindon Railway Works 1944-1951. The Sights, Sounds, Smells, Personalities and Jobs remembered with nostalgia and affection from Steam Days. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860933806. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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GRUB, WATER & RELIEF
Written by Adrian Vaughan.
Stock no. 1817501
Published by John Murray. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Tales of the Great Western Railway 1835-1892. B/w photos. ISBN: 071954176X. Slight foxing to text block and prelims. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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