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THE CALLANDER & OBAN RAILWAY
Written by John Thomas; John Farrington.
Stock no. 1319920
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1ST THUS 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The History of the railways of the Scottish Highlands, Vol 4. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0946537461. Spine slightly bumped. Pale mark to edge of front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine.

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SOUTHERN STEAM
Written by O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 1319919
Published by David & Charles. 2nd 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An account of steam power on the Southern Railway. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715352350. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.

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LMS STEAM
Written by O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 1319918
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Companion volume to Southern Steam and LNER Steam. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 269 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715352407. Minimal bumping to spine. Name plate to front pastedown.

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THE SKYE RAILWAY
Written by John Thomas.
Stock no. 1319917
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1st thus 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands Vol 5. Revised and Extended edition. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0946537488. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and faded to spine.

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THE RAILWAYS OF WHARFEDALE
Written by Peter E. Baughan.
Stock no. 1319916
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Capturing the history and personality of the railways of Wharfdale. Colour frontis and b/w photos. 272 pages includes 12 appendices and 8 maps. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0715347055. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is edge worn and browned on verso.

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THE CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS VOLUME 1: 1852-1888
Written by Rex Christiansen. Illustrated by R.W. Miller.
Stock no. 1319915
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The first of two volumes, tracing the development of the Cambrian from its inception to 1888 when by taking over the working of the Mid-Wales Railway which ran through the enchanting Wye Valley from Llanidloes to Brecon, it assumed much of the size and shape it was to retain until Grouping. 178 pages. Beige boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and a little grubby on rear panel.

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THE CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS VOLUME II: 1889-1968
Written by Rex Christiansen. Illustrated by R.W. Miller.
Stock no. 1319914
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story not just of the railway itself but of the country and communities which it served, of social and economic history. Colour frontis. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0715342207. Spine and corners bumped. Dustwrapper is a bit grubby, creased and faded to spine.

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THE RAILWAYS OF CONSETT AND NORTH-WEST DURHAM
Written by G. Whittle.
Stock no. 1319913
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Tracing the rise and decline of the railway network in the north-west of County Durham from the colliery wagonways built in the early eighteenth century onwards. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715353470. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is edge rubbedm browned on verso with a couple of small repairs.

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COMET! THE WORLD'S FIRST JET AIRLINER
Written by Graham M. Simons.
Stock no. 1820976
Published by Pen & Sword Aviation. 1st thus 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A wide array of historical sources and archival information drawn together in one consolidated volume, a definitive study of the aircraft. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781781592793.

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BAC ONE-ELEVEN: THE WHOLE STORY
Written by Stephen Skinner.
Stock no. 1820975
Published by The History Press. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

A celebration of the One-Eleven in British aviation history. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780752496993.

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VICKERS VISCOUNT (CLASSIC CIVIL AIRCRAFT: 4)
Written by Alan J. Wright.
Stock no. 1820972
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A definitive account. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 111 pages. ISBN: 0711020701. Dustwrapper title to spine is completely faded.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1820971
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 12th 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No.11. Twelfth Edition. Describing 150 aircraft with 271 illustrations. Small format. Pale blue boards with dark blue titles. Spine very slightly cocked. Front joint just starting to pull. Text block browned. Dustwrapper very slightly faded to spine, edge-rubbed with slight loss at corners, rear panel a little scuffed.

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