Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 24 January 2014

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Lot 21 General Books 2: CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE LNWR dated 1886. Red clothbound hardback covers showing coat of arms in gold on front, 380pp plus adverts and fold-out map. Map in front pocket missing. Some spine wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 22 General Books 2: CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE LBSCR dated 1914. Red clothbound hardback covers showing coat of arms, 352pp plus fold-out maps. Minor wear. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 249.

Lot 23 General Books 2: CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE SECR dated 1900. Red clothbound hardback covers showing view of Canterbury Cathedral, 418pp plus fold-out maps. Faults and fading to spine. Paul Edwards library label inside front cover. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 249.

Lot 24 General Books 2: CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE SER dated 1893. Red clothbound hardback covers showing view of Canterbury Cathedral, 418pp plus fold-out maps. Spine faded, scratching to cover. Paul Edwards library label inside front cover. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 249.

Lot 25 General Books 2: MEASOM'S OFFICIAL ILLUSTRATED GUIDE to the GER (Cambridge Line). 401pp without adverts plus fold out map, hardback covers, circa late 1850s. Later rebinding, modern dedication on front end page. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 4738.

Lot 26 General Books 2: MEASOM'S OFFICIAL ILLUSTRATED GUIDE to the LNWR. 384pp without adverts, hardback covers, circa late 1850s. Covers a little worn. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 27 General Books 2: MORTON'S ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE LNWR. Lilac coloured paperback covers with illustration of Euston arch. 30pp plus adverts, dated 1880. Disbound causing spine damage. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 28 General Books 2: LOCAL civil engineers published 8pp booklet "Report on the Practicality of Forming the Trunk Line of Railway from Newcastle to Berwick by way of Alnwick". Dated 1845. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 29 General Books 2: TUCK'S RAILWAY SHAREHOLDER'S MANUAL. First edition dated 1845. Clothbound hardback covers with title on front, 120pp. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 30 General Books 2: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1873. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 545pp plus fold out maps (small tears to some). Bindings loose. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 246.

Lot 31 General Books 2: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1912. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 670pp plus fold out maps. Bindings loose. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 32 General Books 2: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1916. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 687pp plus fold out maps (small tears to some). - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 33 General Books 2: KELLY AND CO published "Post Office Railway Directory for 1847". Hardback, 373pp list of shareholders of the various railway companies. Possibly a later rebinding. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 34 General Books 2: THE RAILWAY & COMMERCIAL GAZETTEER 19th edition dated 1938. Hardback, clothbound covers, 724pp. Good condition. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 3230.

Lot 35 General Books 2: THE IRISH COMMERCIAL & RAILWAY GAZETTEER compiled by J Leggatt, dated 1914. Hardback, 98pp, spine and edges of covers faded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4960.

Lot 36 General Books 2: PARIS, LYON AND MEDITERRANEAN RAILWAY published hardback book "Agenda 1926". Decorative covers showing company coat of arms, 275pp guide and diary pages with colour plates. Covers rubbed and bindings loose, some annotations to diary pages, one page at end detached. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 37 General Books 2: SHAW'S "Official Tourists' Picturesque Guide to the London & North Western Railway". 660pp plus fold out maps. Bound into more recent hardback covers with title on spine. Circa 1875. One plate torn and partially missing. Covers faded. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 38 General Books 2: HARDBACK BOOK "Mountain Moor and Loch" illustrated by 'Pen and Pencil' on the route of the West Highland Railway. 179pp in red clothbound covers, second edition published by Causton and Sons in 1895. Spine faded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 414.

Lot 39 General Books 2: EASTERN COUNTIES RAILWAY bound volume of director's reports and accounts covering the period between 1852 and 1862. 200+pp in hardback covers. Covers poor with missing spine, contents OK. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1644.

Lot 40 General Books 2: NER landscape format hardback book "Principal Classes Of Locomotive Engines. Gateshead Works". Clothbound covers with title in gold on front, 60+pp of information and plates. Dated June 1899. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 1250.

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