Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 272P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th December 2019

SRA Postal Auction: Books

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Lot 1 HARDBACK BOOK "Geology of the Hull & Barnsley Railway" by E.Maule Cole. 60pp plus plates privately published by MC Peck & Sons in 1886. Good for age. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4128

Lot 2 MACTURK GG: "A History of the Hull Railways". Hardback, 164pp published in Hull in 1879. Covers very worn and rubbed. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4128

Lot 3 LPC published hardback book "Kitsons of Leeds 1837-1937" by Edwin Kitson Clark. 185pp published circa 1939. Minor wear. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4128

Lot 4 HARDBACK BOOK with dust jacket "Railway Clocks" by Ian P Lyman. 360pp published by Mayfield Books in 2004. Signed by the author. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 9113

Lot 5 HARDBACK BOOK "The History of Bradshaw" by G Royde Smith, 76pp complete with slightly worn dust jacket. Published by Blacklock & Co. in 1939. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 2004

Lot 6 HARDBACK BOOK "Two Essays in Early Locomotive History" by Dendy Marshall. 120pp published by LPC in 1928. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2143

Lot 7 PEACOCK T.B: "PLA Railways". Hardback with dust jacket, 117pp published by LPC in 1952. Fading and loss to spine of dust jacket. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4128

Lot 8 GASQUOINE CP: "The Story of The Cambrian". 157pp, published locally in 1922. Minor edge wear to covers. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 433

Lot 9 DENDY MARSHALL D.F: "A History of The Southern Railway". Hardback with dust jacket, 708pp published by the Southern Railway in 1936. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4263

Lot 10 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. Spines slightly faded. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 575

Lot 11 Large sized hardback boo "Modern Locomotives". 448pp of diagrams and illustrations, published in the USA by The Railroad Gazette in 1897. Covers poor, title page very poor and with loss, loose pages. £10

Lot 12 HARDBACK BOOK "History of the United Society of Boilermakers & Iron & Steel Ship Builders" by DC Cummins. Clothbound hardback covers with illustration of Tyne Bridge in gold on front. 217pp published by Robinson & Co in 1905. £60

Lot 13 BLACK'S "Guide to Scotland". Clothbound hardback covers, 642pp plus adverts and map in rear pocket. Published 1878. Slight cover wear, bindings loose. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 14 Bound volume of the NER MAGAZINE. Volume 2 dated January - December 1912. 300+pp in probably official hardback covers with title in gold on front. Cover and spine wear. £10

Lot 15 Bound volume of the LNWR GAZETTE. Volume 5 dated January - December 1916. 382pp in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on spine. Library plate inside front cover. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4812

Lot 16 As previous lot. Volume 6 dated January - December 1917. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4812

Lot 17 As previous lot. Volume 7 dated January - December 1918. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4812

Lot 18 Bound volume of the FURNESS RAILWAY MAGAZINE. Volume 2 dated 1922. 96pp in clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Library plate inside front cover. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4283

Lot 19 Bound volume of the GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY JOURNAL. Volume 1 dated July 1905 - June 1906. 300pp in clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on spine. Staining to covers. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 874

Lot 20 Bound volume of the INDIAN STATE RAILWAYS company magazine covering April - September 1931. 400+pp clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 881

Lot 21 Bound volume of the INDIAN STATE RAILWAYS company magazine covering April - September 1933. 400+pp clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 881

Lot 22 SWISS RAILWAYS official paperback book "Le Centenaire des Chemins de fer Suisse". Coloured pictorial covers, 160pp published 1947. Text in French. £5

Lot 23 HARDBACK BOOK "Der Dampfbetrieb der Schweizerischen Eisenbahnen". Clothbound covers with poor dust jacket, 426pp history published 1947. £5

Lot 24 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1884. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4812

Lot 25 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1855. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps (torn). Slight spine wear. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 246

Lot 26 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1890. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps (torn). - Sold for £30 to bidder number 861

Lot 27 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1875. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps (torn). Slight wear and fading to covers. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 861

Lot 28 BRADSHAW'S GUIDE to through routes to the chief cities of the world. Red hardback covers with title in gold on the front. 708pp plus maps. Dated 1913. Covers restored. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 9113

Lot 29 BRADSHAW'S "New Railway Itinerary of Great Britain 1849". Green clothbound covers with title in gold on front, large fold out list of places in Britain and their railway connections. Front cover detached. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4743

Lot 30 HARDBACK BOOK "Bradshaw's Canals and Navigable Rivers of England and Wales - a handbook of inland navigation" by Henry Rodolph de Salis. 476pp plus adverts and fold out map in rear pocket. Published in 1918. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1409

Lot 31 CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE to the GER. Tenth edition dated 1912. Red clothbound hardback covers showing coat of arms. 406pp plus maps. Good condition. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1581

Lot 32 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. Plus 48pp supplement published 2003. (2) - Sold for £210 to bidder number 3068

Lot 33 CLINKER'S "Register of Closed Passenger Stations and Goods Depots in England, Scotland and Wales 1830 - 1970". 189 typescript pages, 1971 edition. Well thumbed condition. - Sold for £210 to bidder number 3771

Lot 34 PEABODY COAL COMPANY published "The Peabody Atlas of Shipping, Mines and Coal Railroads". Large size hardback book, 147pp, published 1906. Covers poor, contents OK. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4743

Total number of Lots in Books: 34.

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