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BRANCH LINE BRITAIN
Written by Paul Atterbury.
Stock no. 1820147
Published by David & Charles. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A nostalgic journey celebrating a golden age of rail travel. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0715319906.

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THE NEWCASTLE & CARLISLE RAILWAY
Written by G. Whittle.
Stock no. 1820113
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1979. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A history of the line and its associated branches. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715378554. Dustwrapper spine is lightly faded.

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THE MARITIME PAINTINGS OF MONTAGUE DAWSON
Written by Ron Ranson. Illustrated by Montague Dawson.
Stock no. 2133488
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Packed with superb colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0715300458. A few marks to wrapper.

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THE RAILWAYS OF CONSETT AND NORTH-WEST DURHAM
Written by G. Whittle.
Stock no. 1820006
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Nearly fine 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. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715353470. Minor bumping to lower front corner. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly worn across top edge and strengthened on verso with clear tape.

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THE CROMFORD & HIGH PEAK RAILWAY
Written by John Marshall.
Stock no. 1819961
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1982. Nearly fine condition.

Pictorial cardwraps, stapled binding. B/w photos. 64 pages including index. ISBN: 0715381288. Light fading to rear spine edge. Rear cover has old price label. Contents fine.

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THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY IN DEAN: A HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS OF THE FOREST OF DEAN: PART TWO
Written by H.W. Paar.
Stock no. 1819847
Published by David & Charles. 2nd 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. Colour frontis. B/w photos. 2nd edition. ISBN: 0715353691. Scuff to front board. Previous owner's label to front pastedown, name & date in ink to front endpaper. Top edge of text block browned else contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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THE YORKSHIRE OUSE: THE HISTORY OF A RIVER NAVIGATION
Written by Baron F. Duckham.
Stock no. 1819826
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A clear and comprehensive account of man's improvement and use of the tide-way and upper reaches of one of England's greatest rivers. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. Ticketed label to front pastedown. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed, edge-rubbed and worn with some surface paper loss to front panel.

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WESTCOUNTRY WORDS & WAYS
Written by K.C. Phillips.
Stock no. 1819757
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1976. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

South-west dialects. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 144 pages including index. ISBN: 0715570251. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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THE ABC ALPHABETICAL RAILWAY GUIDE JULY 1923
Written by David St John Thomas.
Stock no. 1819750
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1986. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0715389092.

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THE HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Ken Hoole; B. Hinchliffe; et al.
Stock no. 1819687
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1972. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Edited by Hoole & Hinchliffe. Colour frontis, b/w photos. Volume One is first edition 1972, Volume 2 is first edition 1980. Volume One dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine. Volume 2 dustwrapper is price-cut and lightly scuffed.

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MAINLY SCOTTISH STEAM
Written by Thomas Middlemass.
Stock no. 1819651
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Informative and pleasantly nostalgic. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 071536328X. SIGNED (Best Wishes) by the author to free front endpaper. Lower corners of boards and front vertical edge bumped. Endpapers browned. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine.

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JANE'S ALL THE WORLD'S AIRCRAFT 1919
Written by C.G. Grey.
Stock no. 2133248
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile of the 1919 edition. Large oblong format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715346474. Some spotting to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. First few pages (prelims) have vertical creasing to pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with chipping and loss of laminate; a few small tears and nicks of loss.

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