Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 217P, Closing Date: 9 September 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications Foreign

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Lot 410 IMPERIAL GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS OF JAPAN published "Guide to the Imperial Government Railways of Japan" produced for a visit of the USA navy to the country in October 1908. 20pp plus fold out map, illustrated guide in decorative artwork covers. VGC. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 4812

Lot 411 Seven PULLMAN COMPANY USA small sized booklets in the "Pullman Facts" series covering various aspects of company operations. Each 12pp fully illustrated plus coloured pictorial covers. No.1 "Service you get with your Pullman ticket", No.2 "Evolution of the Pullman Car", No.3 "The World's Greatest Housekeeper", No.4 "Building a Pullman Car", No.5 "Safety First, Last and all the time", No.6 "Scientific Ventilations in Pullmans", No.9 "Pullman Bureau of Tests". Circa 1940s. (7) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3451

Lot 412 BALTIMORE & OHIO RAILROAD "Catalogue for the Centenary Exhibition 1827 - 1927". Hardback, 210pp final edition published November 1927. - This item was not sold.

Lot 413 ROCK ISLAND LINE & SOUTHERN PACIFIC LINES joint brochure "The De Luxe Golden State Limited". Gold and orange artwork covers, 16pp fully illustrated guide to the facilities on the train. Dated 1926. VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 414 GERMAN RAILWAYS coloured, fully illustrated publication "German Railways for Safety, Speed and Comfort". Pictorial paperback covers, 20pp, text in English, circa 1930s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 415 PARIS, LYON AND MEDITERRANEAN RAILWAY smaller sized handbill advertising the Bugatti railcar service between Paris and Lyon. Blue print on green showing illustration of railcar. Dated October 1934. - This item was not sold.

Lot 416 CHEMINS DE FER DE L'ETAT "Guide Officiel Illustre". Coloured pictorial card covers showing coastal scene by Claude Dervenn, 346pp guide to the railway and destinations. Dated 1929. Bindings loose. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1644

Lot 417 KENYA AND UGANDA RAILWAYS AND HARBOURS "Travel Guide to Kenya and Uganda". Coloured pictorial covers, 218pp plus fold out map, dated 1934. Plus 11 other brochures and booklets relating to travel and railways in East and South Africa circa 1950s and 60s. (12) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 3016

Total number of Lots in Official Publications Foreign: 8.

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