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Sale 203P, Closing Date: 11 December 2015
SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications LNER
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Lot 438 LNER publicity booklet "Holiday Guide to North East England" published as No.3 in the Holiday Guide series. Coloured covers by Tom Purvis showing girl with binoculars, 32pp fully illustrated guide, dated 1935. Rusty staples. - This item was not sold.
Lot 439 LNER publicity booklet "Holiday Guide to Eastern Counties" published as No.2 in the Holiday Guide series. Coloured covers by Tom Purvis showing girl in bathing cap, 56pp fully illustrated guide, dated 1935. Rusty staples. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 979
Lot 440 LNER published booklet for the French market "L'Angleterre et L'Ecosse". 24pp plus fold out map, yellow coloured illustrated covers showing cathedral front. Dated 1933, text in French. Covers dusty. - This item was not sold.
Lot 441 LNER Scottish Area "Programme of Tours". 184pp paperback booklet with red and black pictorial covers showing couple in carriage. Dated 1930 season. Plus 96pp booklet with similar cover "Tourist Travel Facilities - North Eastern Area 1930 season". Covers worn and loose on second item. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 442 LNER booklet "Three New Ships. Harwich Hook of Holland Service". Coloured pictorial covers showing three ships, 19pp detailing facilities on board the ships Vienna, Prague and Amsterdam. Dated 1930. Covers slightly dusty. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4734
Lot 443 LNER North Eastern Area booklet "Cheap Party Travel Facilities for Sport or Pleasure". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing scene from children's party, 36pp dated 1930. Rusty staples. - This item was not sold.
Lot 444 LNER booklet "Reduced Tourist Ticket Fares - North Eastern Area Stations Central District". Green and black illustrated covers show ticket and scissors, 84pp issue No.27 dated May 1935. Plus similar issue No.28 covering the Northern District. (2) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 632
Lot 445 LNER (possibly official) 8pp fold out coloured leaflet "For Holidays Scarborough is Always In the Van". Folds out to show full colour illustrations of local scenes and local bus type publicity vehicle. Circa 1930s. - This item was not sold.
Lot 446 LNER publication "How The LNER 'Expresses' Freight". Illustrated cover showing photo view of freight train hauled by 4771. 44pp showing route maps and timetables of the major freight services. Dated September 1938. Library label inside front cover. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 375
Lot 447 LNER official guide to company produced souvenirs and guides "What the LNER Offers You". Small size, coloured pictorial covers, 12pp, circa 1930s. Some wear, rusty staples replaced. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4489
Lot 448 LNER booklet "The Silver Jubilee - Britain's First Streamline Train". Blue, silver and black covers showing "Silver Link" loco. 16pp dated September 1935. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1154
Lot 449 LNER booklet "West Riding Limited - The First Streamline Train". Pictorial card covers showing A4 at speed. 12pp detailing times, map, seating plan and information. Dated July 1937. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 3198
Lot 450 LNER publication "East Coasting" by Dell Leigh. Orange card covers, 63pp narrative on life in the East Coast Resorts. Undated, covers loose at rusty staples. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 244
Lot 451 LNER 6pp fold out leaflet "Transport by Road and Rail - Country Collection and Delivery Services". Blue and black pictorial covers showing van and farm scene, opens to show system map and collection points. Dated January 1930. VGC. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 819
Lot 452 LNER Great Northern Hotel, Kings Cross "London Weekly Diary of Social Events". Yapp edged card covers showing company coat of arms, 64pp covering 24th - 30th March 1930. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1409
Lot 453 LNER Great Northern Hotel, Kings Cross "London Weekly Diary of Social Events". Yapp edged card covers showing company coat of arms, 64pp covering 6th - 12th October 1930. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1409
Lot 454 LNER 24pp handbill type leaflet "Day Trips & Hikes". Red and blue covers show illustration of rabbit with rucksack. Details services from London Main Line and Suburban stations, September 1935. Horizontal fold. Plus similar leaflets for "Penny a Mile Monthly Returns" with covers showing ticket and 1d coin, dated January 1935 and "Christmas and New Year Travel" with Christmas scene cover. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4236
Lot 455 LNER 72pp booklet "Circular Tours by Rail, Road & Steamer in England & Scotland". Sepia photo covers showing view of Edinburgh. Fold-out map, dated 1935. Creasing to top edge of covers. - This item was not sold.
Lot 456 LNER publication "Scarborough - its quicker by Rail". Photo illustrated covers, 18pp illustrated guide to the resort dated 1935. Some foxing to covers, vertical fold. - This item was not sold.
Lot 457 LNER guide book "Wandering on the Continent with the Aid of Youth Hostels - 1935". Green coloured covers, 28pp plus fold out map. VGC. - This item was not sold.
Lot 458 LNER official publication "East Coast Route to Inverness". Coloured pictorial covers, 24pp, published as No.11 in the Holiday Handbook series in the 1930s. Slight foxing to covers. - This item was not sold.
Lot 459 LNER brochure "Holland. For a complete change". Brown and blue pictorial covers showing sailing boat, 27pp dated 1930. Slightly rusty staples. - This item was not sold.
Lot 460 LNER official publication "Where To-Day?" covering the Scarborough district, 16pp fully illustrated guide to the area with centre page timetable dated April 1935. Plus similar covering the Whitby district. Foxing to covers of second item. (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 2257
Lot 461 LNER brochure "Northern Germany, Belgium and Holland via Grimsby". 12pp illustrated guide with blue and brown pictorial covers showing river scene and cathedral. Circa 1930s, Foxing to covers. Plus LNER guide books "Germany via Harwich" and "The Continent via Harwich" (poor). Also leaflet for German Railways 100th anniversary event at Nuremburg in 1935. (4) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 462 LNER 36pp booklet "Educational Tours in Eastern Britain". Paperback, published 1935. - This item was not sold.
Lot 463 LNER official publication "New Ways for British Holidays - East Anglia". Green and red covers showing map of country and East Anglia area. 40pp plus fold-out map, no timetable supplement. Dated 1935. Plus LNER Holiday Guide to North East England with colour illustrated covers showing York. Rusty staples and faults to covers, circa 1930s. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257
Lot 464 LNER official publication "New Ways for British Holidays - Durham and Northumberland". Green and red covers showing map of country and north east area. 32pp plus fold-out map and timetable supplement in front pocket. Dated 1935. Spine partially split otherwise OK. Plus LNER official publications including Rambles and Walking Tours booklets. Condition varies. (Qty) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257
Lot 465 LNER booklet "Inclusive Holidays Embracing Rail Journey, Hotel Accommodation and Excursions in 1935". Pink and black paperback covers, 24pp, plus fold-out map. Plus handbill type leaflets for county cricket matches 1935 and weekly holiday season tickets April 1935. Last two items folded. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 466 LNER guide book "Isle of Skye via Mallaig". Black, purple and yellow pictorial covers showing bridge and loch by Pickin, 40pp plus fold out map. Undated. Plus similar "Holiday Guide to Scotland", 64pp with similar covers by Pickin. Rusty staples. (2) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 819
Lot 467 Four LNER official guide book type publications, all with multi coloured, striped, illustrated covers. Historic Places, Trossachs via Aberfoyle, Land of Scott and Border Abbeys, Clyde and Loch Lomond Sailings. All circa 1930s. (4) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257
Lot 468 LNER booklet "Vacation Tours in England & Scotland". Coloured pictorial covers showing ruined abbey. 29pp, produced for the USA market, undated. Some staining to covers. Plus LNER publication "England & Scotland" by Dell Leigh with coloured pictorial covers showing army band on Stonegate, York, dated 1935. Creasing to covers. (2) - Sold for £5 to bidder number 820
Lot 469 LNER 8pp fold out information and timetable leaflet for Anvers - Harwich and Zeebrugge - Harwich night services. Red and black print, text in French, circa 1930s, annotated to show service alterations. - This item was not sold.
Lot 470 Four LNER official publications in the "via Harwich" series. "Belgium and Luxemburg via Harwich", "Holland via Harwich", "Germany via Harwich", "Walcheren (Holland) via Harwich". All with woodcut type illustrated covers and dated 1935. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 471 LNER guide book "Rothbury and Coquetdale". Green card covers, 24pp, fully illustrated, circa early 1930s. Plus three LNER guide books in the "Rambles" series covering Epping Forest, Suffolk, Durham & Northumberland. (4) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257
Lot 472 LNER Holiday Handbook. 500+pp "Holiday Haunts" type guide book. Coloured covers with arrows design, dated 1935. Cover wear and rusty staples. Plus LNER official publications including Weekly Holiday Season Tickets 1935, Great Britain How to See it, Map of the LNER and connections, Railway Museum York, Interesting Notes for Passengers 1935, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 234
Lot 473 LNER Holiday Handbook. 500+pp "Holiday Haunts" type guide book. Orange covers with several fold-out maps, issue No.3 circa early 1930s. Slight wear to covers. Plus LNER official publications including Summary of Facilities by Passenger Train 1935, On Either Side, Locomotives of the LNER, Looking at Britain, etc. Condition varies. (Qty) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 474 LNER 24pp handbill type programme for the railway exhibition at Stratford Works, probably in May 1935. Blue print, dusty and with vertical fold. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1204
Lot 475 LNER & LMS joint publication "Scotland for The Holidays". Nice coloured pictorial covers, 48pp plus fold-out map. Dated 1938. Plus similar (with different pictorial cover) dated 1936. (2) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7119
Total number of Lots in Official Publications LNER: 38.
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