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STEPHENSON'S BRITAIN
Written by Derrick Beckett. Illustrated by Malcolm Kaye.
Stock no. 1822454
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

George Stephenson and his son, Robert Stephenson. This book is an appraisal of Robert Stephenson's work on the London & Birmingham Railway, the Chester and Holyhead line and his bridges over the Menai Straight and the rivers Conwy, Tyne an Tweed. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 0715382691. A nice copy in pictorial dustwrapper which is lightly browned.

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TAVISTOCK ABBEY: A STUDY IN THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC HISTORY OF DEVON
Written by H.P.R. Finberg.
Stock no. 1822375
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

First published in 1951 by the Cambridge University Press, re-issued with the necessary corrections. Beige cloth boards, gilt on green title to spine. Data-tables. ISBN: 0715343351. Light shelf wear to top & tail of spine. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dsutwrapper is lightly worn at edges, a little grubby, faded at spine.

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THE THAMES HIGHWAY VOLUME I: GENERAL HISTORY
Written by Fred S. Thacker; Charles Hadfield.
Stock no. 1822374
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1968. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The story of water carriage on the river from pre-Conquest days to the beginning of the 20th century. First published in 1914, this edition has a new introduction by Charles Hadfield. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0715342320. Text block lightly browned, contents clean. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and just slightly scuffed.

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THE SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY
Written by John Marshall.
Stock no. 1822283
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0946537453. A fine copy in yellow pictorial dustwrapper which is slightly faded to spine.

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THE CALEDONIAN DUNALASTAIRS AND ASSOCIATED CLASSES
Written by O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 1822240
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1968. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

David & Charles Locomotive Monographs series. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715342517. Lower corners of boards bumped. Light foxing to text block. Contents clean. Blue & yellow dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and a little grubby to rear panel.

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RITES AND RELIGIONS OF THE ANGLO-SAXONS
Written by Gale R. Owen.
Stock no. 1822205
Published by David & Charles; Barnes & Noble Books. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The development of religious beliefs in Anglo-Saxon England, and the influence of religion upon everyday life. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715377590. Spine a little faded, top corners bumped. Large bookplate to front pastedown. Contents clean. Yellow dustwrapper is grubby and heavily faded at spine.

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CLYDE-STYLE FLIES AND THEIR DRESSINGS
Written by John Reid; William G. McKendry.
Stock no. 2135214
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. With Some Hints On Their Use. ISBN: 0715353527. Bump to base of spine. Some page corners are creased, where pages used as a bookmark. A few pencil tick marks in text. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some marks and stain across top edge of front panel; fading to title at top of spine.

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JEEP
Written by Michael Clayton.
Stock no. 2135173
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715380664. A few marks to endpapers and prelims. Wrapper is edge-creased and browned with a few small nicks.

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THE AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS OF ROBERT TAYLOR
Written by Robert Weston; Robert Taylor. Illustrated by Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 2134822
Published by David & Charles. 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. 128 pages. ISBN: 0715390082. Some damage to front cover - possibly glue? Contents are still excellent! Some browning to wrapper.

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THE SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY
Written by John Marshall.
Stock no. 1821990
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0946537453. Text block slightly browned. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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ALL DRAWN BY HORSES
Written by James Arnold. Illustrated by James Arnold.
Stock no. 1821937
Published by David & Charles. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The introduction summarises the historical background and technical development. Individual chapters cover public transport - coaches, omnibuses, charabancs and hackney carriages; private coachman and owner driven carriages;gigs and carts; heavy draught goods vehicles; and van draught tradesmen's carts. B/w photos and superb line drawings by the author. Oblong format. ISBN: 0715376829. Second impression. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded and scuffed, a few grubby marks. Musty odour present.

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ENGLISH AND AMERICAN STEAM CARRIAGES AND TRACTION ENGINES
Written by William Fletcher.
Stock no. 1821684
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile of the 1904 edition. With a new introduction by W.J. Hughes. Mustard boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0715362321. Text block lightly browned and slightly grubby. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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