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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 December 2015
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Lot 21 General Books 1: WIENER L "Passenger Tickets". Hardback, 300+pp published by The Railway Gazette circa 1940s. - This item was not sold.
Lot 22 General Books 1: YOUNG R: "Timothy Hackworth and the Locomotive". Hardback, no dust jacket, 406pp published by LPC in 1923. Spine wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 23 General Books 1: BENNETT A.R: "The Chronicles of Boulton's Siding". Hardback, 272pp published by LPC in 1927. Covers and spine very faded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 24 General Books 1: LIVESEY RM "Rolling Stock of the Principal Irish Narrow Gauge Railways". Published paper of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, dated 30th July 1912. Paperback, 54pp plus plates. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1301.
Lot 25 General Books 1: EDITH K HARPER "A Cornish Giant - Richard Trevithick: father of the locomotive engine". Paperback, 61pp published by Spon in 1913. - This item was not sold.
Lot 26 General Books 1: REED B. "Diesel Locomotives and Railcars". Paperback, 190pp plus index and adverts, published by LPC circa late 1930s. Spine wear, owners name on front. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 3021.
Lot 27 General Books 1: GRANT LOCOMOTIVE WORKS. 1971 limited edition reprint of the 1871 Grant Locomotive Works catalogue. Hardback, 150+pp, signed by the author. - This item was not sold.
Lot 28 General Books 1: PAPERBACK BOOKLET "Kinnaber, or the Great Railway Race of 1895" by W.J. Scott. 46pp published by Kegan Paul in 1895. Spine taped. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 29 General Books 1: PIKE R. "Railway Adventures and Anecdotes". Hardback, 296pp published by Hamilton, Adams & Co in 1884. Ex library. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 30 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK "Archiv fur Eisenbahnwesen". 1536pp in part leather bound covers, published in Berlin in 1905. Covers rubbed, ex library. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 31 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK with dust jacket "Rail Gun" by Batchelor & Hogg. 60pp published by the author in 1973. - This item was not sold.
Lot 32 General Books 1: BOYLE'S "Birmingham and Wolverhampton Railway Guide". Paperback, 26pp plus adverts, dated June 1850. Covers worn, edge chips, fragile. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4667.
Lot 33 General Books 1: FREELING'S Grand Junction Railway Companion. Pocket sized, 192pp plus adverts, no fold out map. Published by Whittaker and Co in 1838. Slight cover wear. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 4667.
Lot 34 General Books 1: PARRY'S RAILWAY COMPANION from Chester to Holyhead and guide to Dublin. Clothbound boards with title in gold on front. 158pp plus fold out map, dated 1848. Front and back covers detached. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4743.
Lot 35 General Books 2: FREELING'S London and Birmingham Railway Companion. Pocket sized, 200pp plus adverts and fold out map. Published by Whittaker and Co in 1838. Slight cover wear. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 36 General Books 2: CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE to the SER dated 1889. Red clothbound hardback covers showing coat of arms and Canterbury Cathedral. 336pp, plus maps. Spine worn, a few pages detached. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 4738.
Lot 37 General Books 2: CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE LNWR dated 1907. 486pp plus fold out maps, rebound in modern clothbound hardback covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 38 General Books 2: CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE MIDLAND RAILWAY dated 1913. Red clothbound hardback covers showing coat of arms, 464pp plus fold-out maps. A few detached pages, ex BR library. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 39 General Books 2: DRAKE'S "Road Book of the London and Birmingham Railway". Hardback with title in gold on front, 112pp plus adverts and fold-out map. Dated August 1840. Minor wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 40 General Books 2: WYLD'S GREAT WESTERN, CHELTENHAM AND GREAT WESTERN AND BRISTOL AND EXETER RAILWAY guide dated 1839. Pocket sized hardback book, 284pp plus maps. Cover worn. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4743.