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THE STEAM ENGINE BUILDERS OF NORFOLK
Written by Ronald H. Clark.
Stock no. 1817110
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Norfolk engine builders and their products (mainly traction engines). ISBN: 0854296786. Clear tape to verso of dustwrapper which is lightly scuffed.
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STEAM POWER FARM & HIGHWAY
Written by Eric Sawford.
Stock no. 1817108
Published by Trent Valley Publications. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. A lasting tribute to this country's rich heritage. ISBN: 0948131071. Dustwrapper spine faded to green.
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TRACTION ENGINES IN CLOSE-UP
Written by Eric Sawford.
Stock no. 1817093
Published by D. Bradford Barton. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851533825.
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MODEL STATIONARY AND MARINE STEAM ENGINES
Written by K.N. Harris.
Stock no. 1817054
Published by Model & Allied Publications Ltd.. 1980. Almost very good condition.

Second Edition, yellow cardwraps. Consideration is given to a number of differing types of model: from the simplest oscillating engine to high-duty marine and small power enclosed engines. Points of general interest include reversing gears, lubrication, and a number of miscellaneous items. B/w diagrams throughout. xiv and 153 pages including index. Pages 137-153 detached (glue has dried out).
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THE COMPLEAT TRACTION ENGINEMAN
Written by E.E. Kimbell.
Stock no. 1817045
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The author's everyday life with traction engines. ISBN: 0711004374. Top edge of text block browned. A few minor foxspots to contents. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and is covered with clear laminate.
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ENGLISH AND AMERICAN STEAM CARRIAGES AND TRACTION ENGINES
Written by William Fletcher.
Stock no. 1817040
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1973. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile of the 1904 edition. With a new introduction by W.J. Hughes. Yellow boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0715362321. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and a little faded to top front panel edge.
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A PASSION FOR STEAM
Written by Marc Horovitz.
Stock no. 2128953
Published by Atlantic Publishers. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Small scale steam locomotives and how they work. Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 9781902827186.
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BURRELL SHOWMAN'S ROAD LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Michael R. Lane.
Stock no. 1816804
Published by Model & Allied Publications. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Story of Showman's Type Road Locomotives Manufactured by Charles Burrell & Sons Ltd. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos, pull-out diagram to rear. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears.
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THE STEAM ENGINE EXPLAINED AND ILLUSTRATED
Written by Dionysius Lardner.
Stock no. 2126562
Published by Taylor and Walton. 7th 1840. Fair condition.

7th edition. With an Account of its Invention and Progressive Improvement and its Application to Navigation and Railways Including also a Memoir of Watt. Pages: xix, 535. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Engraved frontispiece (of Watt), numerous wood engravings throughout. A reading copy. Heavy wear to covers, with splits and chips; fraying to cloth. Front joint cracked. Appears that front endpaper is MISSING. A few pages are loose. Some foxing.
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STUART'S DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF THE STEAM ENGINE
Written by Robert Stuart.
Stock no. 2126243
Published by Whittaker, Treacher And Arnot. 1829. Fair condition.

A New Edition, With a Supplement, Continuing The Subject to The Year 1829. Engravings throughout. Binding is very heavily worn; parts of spine/backstrip are MISSING! Much scuffing and wear to covers. Small bookplate to front pastedown. Hinges and joints are cracked and pulled - some pages, including plate pages are loose in a few places. Foxing and marks throughout. This is a working/reading copy ONLY! Some pencil annotations/drawings to rear pastedown.
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MODEL STATIONARY AND MARINE STEAM ENGINES
Written by K.N. Harris.
Stock no. 1816236
Published by Model & Allied Publications Ltd.. 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Enlarged and Revised Edition. Consideration is given to a number of differing types of model: from the simplest oscillating engine to high-duty marine and small power enclosed engines. Points of general interest include reversing gears, lubrication, and a number of miscellaneous items. Light blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams throughout. xiv and 153 pages including index. Browning to text block. Endpapers and prelims foxed plus a few more foxspots to contents. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and has a 2" closed tear to top corner of front panel.
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HIGHLY IMPORTANT MOTOR CARS, STEAM ENGINES, LOCOMOTIVES, MODELS AND AUTOMOBILIA INCLUDING THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE GEORGE E. MILLIGEN
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123925
Published by Bonhams. 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Auction catalogue for auction that took place on Friday 3rd September 2004 at 5.30pm, at the Goodwood Revival Meeting, Goodwood Motor Circuit, Chichester, Sussex. Colour and b/w photos. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tear to top of spine.
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