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BERNARD SHAW'S PHONETICS: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF COCKNEY SOUND-CHANGES
Written by Joseph Saxe.
Stock no. 1820953
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1936. Good condition.

Plain cardwraps with title to spine and front. 86 pages. Covers are browned, stained and marked. Base of spine worn. Edges worn. Joints broken, covers detached. Contents otherwise tightly bound.

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GREAT WESTERN SAINTS AND SINNERS
Written by W.A. Tuplin.
Stock no. 1819889
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A study of Great Western steam, attempting to reach a balanced evaluation of all the principal locomotives, from the company's beginning. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 004385057X. Text block lightly browned. Green pictorial dustwrapper is browned to flaps and has remains of label to front flap, spine is browned, scuffed.

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THE THIRD REICH
Written by K. Hildebrand.
Stock no. 1819406
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st thus 1984. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An account of Nazi Germany between 1933 and 1945. An invaluable guide for students, teachers and researchers as well as for all those interested in National Socialism and the Second World War. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0049430335. Dustwrapper is covered with clear film which has been stuck to the verso with clear tape, spine faded, scuffing to rear.

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THE HEROES
Written by Charles Kingsley. Illustrated by George Soper.
Stock no. 1807921
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1929. Good condition.

Greek fairy tales illustrated with exquisite colour plates plus b/w drawings, both text and full-page. Green pictorial cloth. Red/white pictorial endpapers. 248pp. 8.25 x 6.5". Spine browned, boards marked and damp stained. Spine & corners worn. Scattered foxing.

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PRESERVED STEAM IN BRITAIN
Written by Patrick B. Whitehouse.
Stock no. 1706573
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 004385074x.

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A HISTORY OF THE LMS 1 THE FIRST YEARS 1923-30
Written by O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 2108245
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 2nd 1984. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0043850871. Wrapper lightly edge-creased with a little fading to spine.

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A HISTORY OF THE LNER 2. THE AGE OF THE STREAMLINERS, 1934-39
Written by Michael R. Bonavia.
Stock no. 1602324
Published by Studio Editions; George Allen & Unwin. 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Steam Past series. Black boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. From the library of Andrew Beaumont, amateur rally driver, with address label to prelims. Wrapper spine faded.

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LUFTWAFFE
Written by Williamson Murray.
Stock no. 1802709
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Strategy for Defeat 1933-1945. A re-interpretation of the European air war, 1939-1945, with sobering lessons fro contemporary Western air forces. ISBN: 0049230808. Inscription in ink to front pastedown which is mostly hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Contents fine. Price-cut pictorial wrapper has a 1.5" closed tear to front spine edge.

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STEAM 82
Written by Roger Crombleholme; Terry Kirtland.
Stock no. 629032
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1982. Fine condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 004385091X.

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HIDDEN CORNERS OF BRITAIN
Written by David Yeadon. Illustrated by David Yeadon.
Stock no. 676582
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1981. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0049140590. Small nick to edge of wrapper.

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THE FURTHER EXPOITS OF MR. SAUCY SQUIRREL
Written by Woodrow Wyatt. Illustrated by Gareth Floyd.
Stock no. 689840
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1977. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0048231436.

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