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The Model Soldier Manual

The Model Soldier Manual

by Blum, Peter J

Great Western Revival [ Steam Portfolios 1 ]

Great Western Revival [ Steam Portfolios 1 ]

by Ballantyne, Hugh

London: Janes, 1985. 64 pages. 380g. Pictorial laminated boards. Oblong format. FINE. A pictorial history illustrated in colour throughout.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.
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£5.00
Military Helicopters (Warbirds Illustrated No.13)

Military Helicopters (Warbirds Illustrated No.13)

by Michael J. Gething

London: Arms & Armour Press, 1983. 68 pages, 250g. Soft card covers slightly sun darkened, FINE. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs. . 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£5.00
Sheffield on Wheels: Trams, Jams and Charabancs

Sheffield on Wheels: Trams, Jams and Charabancs

by Lewis, Brian (Editor)

Sheffield: Yorkshire Art Circus, 1994. 144 pages, 535g. Soft card covers with curl to bottom front corner and crease to spine edge, Very Good. Illustrated with period b/w photographs. . 1st Edition. Soft Card Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£5.00
Major Bus Operators: South Central England

Major Bus Operators: South Central England

by Bruce, J. Graeme

Harrow Weald: Capital Transport Publishing, 1982. 88 pages, 200g. Stapled soft card covers a little rubbed to edges, Very good. Illustrated with b/w photographs. . 1st Edition. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£6.50
Le temps des gares: Exposition

Le temps des gares: Exposition

by Centre de Création Industrielle

Paris: Laviedurail, 1978. 159 pages, 570g. Soft card covers a little rubbed and marked, with rear cover sun darkened. Very Good with previous owners name and date to reverse top corner of front cover. Text in French. Illustraetd with colour and b/w photographs and drawings. . 1st Edition. Soft Card Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£7.00
Steaming Up to Sutton: How the Birmingham to Sutton Coldfield Railway Line was Built in 1862

Steaming Up to Sutton: How the Birmingham to Sutton Coldfield Railway Line was Built in 1862

by Roger Lea; Sutton Coldfield History Research Group

Sutton Coalfield.: Westwood Press Publications, 1989. 48 pages, 135g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plan of Sutton Coalfield station as at 1880. . Reprint. Stapled Card Covers. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£6.00
Illustrated History of Airships

Illustrated History of Airships

by A.F.L. Deeson

Bourne End: Spurbooks Ltd, 1973. 132 pages, 545g. Green cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. . 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£12.00
AIRCRAFT NOSE ART - 80 Years of Aviation Artwork.

AIRCRAFT NOSE ART - 80 Years of Aviation Artwork.

by Jim Wood

London: Salamander Books, 1992. 244 pages, 1.15kg. White cloth boards with crease to corner of free end-paper, FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout. Describes and captures, in hundreds of illustrations, the colorful paintings--sharks' mouths, scoreboards, cartoon characters--with which soldiers decorated their aircraft from the First World War to Bush's War in the Gulf.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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£8.00
British Rail: The First 25 Years

British Rail: The First 25 Years

by Bonavia, Michael R

New Brunswick: David & Charles, 1981. 239 pages, 480g. Blue cloth boards with slight 'lean' to spine, Near FINE in a Very Good d/w with slightly sunned spine now in clear removable sleeve. Illustrated with b/w photographs. . 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near FINE/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£10.00
ABC Modern Signalling Handbook

ABC Modern Signalling Handbook

by Hall, Stanley

Hersham: Ian Allan Publishing, 2005. 96 pages, 135g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. . 3rd Edition. Soft Card Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£12.00
MODERN WAR MACHINE: Military Aviation Since 1945 (Putnam History of Aircraft)

MODERN WAR MACHINE: Military Aviation Since 1945 (Putnam History of Aircraft)

by Philip J. Jarrett

London: Putnam Aeronautical, 1999. 264 pages, 1.23kg. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. Owing to the weight, extra shipping overseas will be required. . 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near MINT/Near MINT. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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£20.00
The Stanier Black Fives

The Stanier Black Fives

by John F. Clay; J. Cliffe

Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1972. 96 pages, 305g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with light crease to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w photoraphs and drawings. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£8.00
Flygplans-Ritningar No.2 - Svenska Flygvapnets Jaktflygplan 1926-84: Ritningar I Skala 1:50 Och 1:72 Samt Bilder Och Data / Swedish Air Force Fighters 1926-84 in Scale 1:50 and 1:72

Flygplans-Ritningar No.2 - Svenska Flygvapnets Jaktflygplan 1926-84: Ritningar I Skala 1:50 Och 1:72 Samt Bilder Och Data / Swedish Air Force Fighters 1926-84 in Scale 1:50 and 1:72

by Björn Karlström

Stockholm: Allt om Hobby, 1983. 144 pages, 440g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour & b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. Aircraft drawings No.2 - Swedish Air Force Hunting Aircraft 1926-84 : drawings on a scale 1:50 and 1:72 as well as images and data / Swedish Air Force Fighters 1926-84 in Scale 1:50 and 1:72. 1st Edition. Soft Card Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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£50.00
The Eden Valley Railway (Locomotion Papers No.201)

The Eden Valley Railway (Locomotion Papers No.201)

by Western, Robert

Usk: The Oakwood Press, 2014. 128 pages, 275g. Soft card covers As NEW. Illustrated with b/w photographs, maps and track plans. . 2nd Edition. Soft Cover. As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£6.80
This is Waterloo

This is Waterloo

by Colin J. Marsden

Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1981. 56 pages. 270g. Stapled card covers a little edge rubbed, Very Good with age toning to pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans, including Wimbledon depot. An insight into the trains and operation from this London station that first opened in 1848.. 1st Edition. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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£5.00
Keith Pirt's Colour Portfolio - Pictorial Tribute

Keith Pirt's Colour Portfolio - Pictorial Tribute

by Pirt, Keith R

Nottingham: Book Law Publications, 2007. 160 pages, 1.01kg. Oblong format Near MINT in a Near FINE d/w with repaired tear to top of spine, now in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near MINT/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£10.00
Railways: The Pioneer Years

Railways: The Pioneer Years

by John Taylor; Malcolm Fletcher

Lon: Studio Edns., 1990. 320 pages, 2.15kg. Maroon cloth boards FINE with previous owners name and date to top corner of front paste-down covered by d/w. FINE in a FINE d/w. Fully illustrated with over 850 drawings and photographs. Throughout the nineteenth century, the roots of American industrialism began to take shape, and the railroad became the embodiment of mechanical progress. Ideal for the modeller or historian. Owing to the weight, extra shipping will be required. . 1st Edition. Hard Cover.... Read more
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£12.00
Victorian and Edwardian Sailing Ships from Old Photographs

Victorian and Edwardian Sailing Ships from Old Photographs

by Basil Greenhill; Ann Gifford

London: Batsford Ltd, 1976. 150 pages, 610g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with period photographs. . 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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£9.00
Drawn and Described - A Collection of Locomotive Drawings and Accompanying Articles.

Drawn and Described - A Collection of Locomotive Drawings and Accompanying Articles.

by Beattie, Ian

Seaton,: Peco Publications & Publicity Ltd, 2001. 113 pages, 750g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE with light scratch mark to rear board. Illustrated with many b/w photographs and scaled line drawings.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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£25.00
The Ship Modeller's Workshop

The Ship Modeller's Workshop

by Battson, R. K

Percival Marshall, London, 1950. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 82 pp. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing the author in his workshop with a late 16th century galleon. The text is illustrated with black and white photographs or black and white line drawings. Illustrated front cover showing a scale model ship and scale model ship making tools, with grey background and maroon writing on the front panel and spine. Corners of the book are... Read more
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AU$20.02
F-86 Sabre - Modern Combat Aircraft 4.

F-86 Sabre - Modern Combat Aircraft 4.

by Allward, Maurice

Shepperton: Ian Allan Limited, 1978. 128 pages. 520g. Blue cloth boards Near FINE in a Very Good d/w with slightly sun darkened spine a small stain to internal top edge. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and line drawings. The history of one of the great classic fighters of the post war years.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near FINE/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£6.00
United States Army and Air Force Fighters 1916-1961

United States Army and Air Force Fighters 1916-1961

by Robertson, Bruce (Editor)

Letchworth: Harleyford Publications Limited, 1962. 265 pages, 1.21kg. Oatmeal cloth boards a little marked, Very Good with the contents clean and tight. No d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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£8.00
British Rail Locomotives and Other Motive Power Combined Volume 1972

British Rail Locomotives and Other Motive Power Combined Volume 1972

by Alan Williams and David Percival (Compilers)

Shepperton: Ian Allan, 1972. 235 pages, 190g. Card covers a little rubbed and sun darkened, Very good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs. . 1st Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Book.
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£8.00
East Anglian Steam Gallery Part Three: A Pictorial Journey Around the Eastern Counties.

East Anglian Steam Gallery Part Three: A Pictorial Journey Around the Eastern Counties.

by Mann, J. D. (Compiler)

Frinton-On-Sea: South Anglia Productions, 1989. 48 pages, 245g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with full page b/w photographs. Part Three only.. 1st Edition. Stapled Card Covers. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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£8.00
British Lorries in Colour

British Lorries in Colour

by Strevens-Stratten. S. W

Shepperton: Ian Allan Limited, 1996. 79 pages. 450g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards. MINT. Illustrated with full colour photographs of many of the early examples of preserved lorries.. Reprint. Hard Cover. MINT/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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£8.00