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Sale 268P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th September 2019
SRA Postal Auction: Books
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Lot 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, first edition published by Ian Allan in 2003. Faults to spine of volume 1 and dedication on rear end page. Minor wear to slipcase. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 4732
Lot 2 HARDBACK BOOK "The Book of British Railways Station Totems" by Brennand & Furness. Laminated illustrated covers, 212pp published by Sutton Publishing in 2002. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 4128
Lot 3 SAM FAY "A Royal Road - Being The History of the LSWR". Hardback, 138pp published 1883. Covers bumped and very worn. £10
Lot 4 RAILWAY AND CANAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY published book "Railway Passenger Stations in England, Scotland and Wales - a chronology" by ME Quick. Card covers, comb binding, 400+pp published 2002. - Sold for £170 to bidder number 3771
Lot 5 SENTINEL WAGGON WORKS published hardback book "Some Railway Problems of To-Day and Their Solution". 64pp published 1927. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246
Lot 6 HAYS WHARF CARTAGE COMPANY published hardback book "Transport Saga". 65pp illustrated history of the company including Pickfords and Carter Patterson. Published 1947. £10
Lot 7 EDWARD JOY & SONS (Leeds) published company history. Card covers, 27pp, 2nd edition published 1954. £10
Lot 8 CARRON COMPANY (colliery and ironworks) published company history. Hardback with dust jacket, 66pp dated 1938. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4962
Lot 9 STEWART AND LLOYDS LIMITED engineering firm published company history. Hardback with illustrated dust jacket, 160pp dated 1953. Wear to dust jacket. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 246
Lot 10 LES GUIDES BLEUS published guide book to Paris and northern France. Clothbound hardback covers, 703pp plus fold out maps, dated 1920. Bindings a little loose. £10
Lot 11 RAYNAR WILSON H: "Power Railway Signalling". Hardback, 342pp, published by The Railway Engineer circa 1915. Spine wear. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1293
Lot 12 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1860. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp, no maps. Cover wear, spine faded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 246
Lot 13 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1854. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp, no maps. Covers very faded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4812
Lot 14 DENDY MARSHALL D.F: "A History of The Southern Railway". Hardback with slightly faded dust jacket, 708pp published by the Southern Railway in 1936. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 240
Total number of Lots in Books: 14.
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