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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th September 2018
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Lot 1 Books: FAIRCHILD CB "Street Railways; their Construction, Operation and Maintenance - a practical handbook for street railway men". Clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 472pp, published by Street Railway Publishing Company in 1892. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 3953.
Lot 2 Books: DUNCAN WW "Manual of British and Foreign Tramway Companies". Green clothbound hardback covers, 184pp plus several fold out maps, dated 1880. - Sold for £260 to bidder number 698.
Lot 3 Books: FINDLAY G "The Working and Management of an English Railway". Hardback, clothbound covers, 412pp 6th edition published by Whittaker in 1899. Slight wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 4 Books: TWO VOLUME SET of "Locomotive Engineering and The Mechanism of Railways" by Zerah Colburn. Vol. 1 (text) 320pp, vol. 2 (plates). Each large sized hardback books published by William Collins in 1871. Covers a little rubbed but generally OK. (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1133.
Lot 5 Books: W.J.MACQUORN RANKINE "A Manual of the Steam Engine and other Prime Movers". Hardback, 583pp, 9th edition published by Griffin & Co in 1878. Cover wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 6 Books: CHURTON E: "The Railroad Book of England". Hardback, 590pp published by the author in 1851. Cover wear and faults. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 7 Books: REYNOLDS M "Locomotive Engine Driving". Hardback, 258pp published by Crosby Lockwood in 1888. Covers very worn, front darkened with age. - This item was not sold.
Lot 8 Books: JAMIESON A: "A Text Book on Steam and Steam Engines". Hardback, 402pp plus adverts, second edition published by Charles Griffin and Co in 1887. - This item was not sold.
Lot 9 Books: HARDBACK BOOK "Bradshaw's Canals and Navigable Rivers of England and Wales - a handbook of inland navigation" by Henry Rodolph de Salis. 455pp plus adverts and fold out map in rear pocket. Published in 1928. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1293.
Lot 10 Books: LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEER'S POCKET BOOK. Clothbound hardback covers with loco illustration in gold on front, 403pp, 37th edition published by LPC in 1936. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1668.
Lot 11 Books: BOUND VOLUME of "The Tramway and Railway World" volume 12, January to December 1902. 775pp in hardback, clothbound covers with title in gold on front. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 698.
Lot 12 Books: RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 186pp, hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1922. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 246.
Lot 13 Books: RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 206pp, hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1937. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 14 Books: HARDBACK BOOK "Railways, Steamers & Telegraphs" by George Dodd. 326pp, published by Chambers in 1867. Covers bumped. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 15 Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1863. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus maps. Very worn, covers very poor with most of spine missing, maps also very poor. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 246.
Lot 16 Books: HOBLYN R.D. "A Manual of the Steam Engine". Hardback, 293pp, published by Scott, Webster and Geary in 1842. Covers bumped, some spine wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 17 Books: AHRONS EL "The British Steam Locomotive 1825-1925". Hardback, 391pp, published by LPC in 1927. Spine and edge of covers faded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 864.
Lot 18 Books: HARDBACK BOOK "The Book of British Railways Station Totems" by Brennand & Furness. Laminated illustrated covers, 212pp published by Sutton Publishing in 2002. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 3021.
Lot 19 Books: HARDBACK BOOK with dust jacket "Railway Buttons, Badges & Uniforms" by D.J. Froggatt. 208pp published by Malaga Books in 1986. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4128.
Lot 20 Books: CHAKRA N: "Terence Cuneo - The Railway Painter of The Century". Hardback with dust jacket. 160pp published by New Cavendish Books in 1990. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4858.