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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 9th December 2016
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Lot 1 General Books 1: MACKAY JC: "Light Railways". Hardback, 322pp published by Crosby Lockwood in 1896. Covers a little rubbed but OK. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1293.
Lot 2 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK "Knight's Excursion Companion. Excursions from London 1851". 200+pp published by Charles Knight. Covers bumped and rubbed. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 3 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK "Rapier on Railway Signals" from the Institution of Civil Engineers paper by RC Rapier. 110pp in clothbound covers, published 1874. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1154.
Lot 4 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK "Notes on Railway Signalling" by Parsons & Cooke. 74pp published by LPC circa 1930s. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1154.
Lot 5 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK "Neele's Notes of a Railway Superintendent's Life" by GP Neele. Maroon clothbound covers, 544pp, published by McCorquodale in 1904. Covers very worn. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 3016.
Lot 6 General Books 1: FELLOWS RB: "History of The Canterbury and Whitstable Railway". Hardback, 94pp published by Jennings in 1930. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1293.
Lot 7 General Books 1: TWO VOLUME work "The Railways of Great Britain - A Historical Atlas" by Colonel Michael H.Cobb. Green hardback covers in green slipcase, 600+pp, second edition published by Ian Allan in 2005. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 3567.
Lot 8 General Books 1: PEARCE HIGGINS SH: "The Wantage Tramway". Hardback, no dust jacket, 158pp published by Abbey Press in 1958. Spine faded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1154.
Lot 9 General Books 1: SIR JG BROODBANK. "History of the Port of London". Two volume set in clothbound hardback covers , 532pp published Daniel O'Connor in 1921. Cover wear, a few annotations. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 246.
Lot 10 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK "Memorial Edition - The Sinking of the Titanic - thrilling stories told by survivors". 287pp, undated. Worn, bindings very loose, damp staining towards end. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 234.
Lot 11 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK with dust jacket "Cavalcade of New Zealand Locomotives" by Palmer & Stewart. 144pp published in New Zealand in 1957. Fading and faults to dust jacket. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 907.
Lot 12 General Books 1: LEE C.E. "The Centenary of Bradshaw". Hardback, 48pp, published by The Railway Gazette in 1940. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4259.
Lot 13 General Books 1: GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY official hardback publication "Per Rail" published 1913. 238pp plus three fold out maps. Some wear to covers and spine, replacement end pages, faults and repairs to maps. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 14 General Books 1: SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS published hardback book "Natal - an Illustrated Official Railway Guide and Handbook of General Information". 300pp plus fold out map. Published 1903. Covers dusty/worn. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 453.
Lot 15 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK "Indian Railways - One Hundred Years 1853-1953" by JN Sahni. 200pp published by the Ministry of Railways (India) in 1953. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 881.
Lot 16 General Books 1: RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF STATIONS 1904. Hardback covers, 600pp, covers rubbed. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4743.
Lot 17 General Books 1: THE RAILWAY & COMMERCIAL GAZETTEER 16th edition dated 1907. Hardback, clothbound covers, 718pp, spine faded otherwise OK. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3230.
Lot 18 General Books 1: MEASOM'S (probably) "Official Guide to the LNWR". Blue, clothbound hardback covers, 380pp, bound without title page, circa 1880s. Small stain on front cover. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 19 General Books 1: TUCK'S RAILWAY SHAREHOLDER'S MANUAL. 6th edition dated 1845. Clothbound hardback covers with title on front, 260pp. Covers worn. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 20 General Books 1: BRADSHAW'S SHAREHOLDERS' GUIDE, RAILWAY MANUAL AND DIRECTORY dated 1854. Brown coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine. 506pp, spine poor, contents OK. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 246.