The Great Western Railway: 150 Glorious Years (Edited by Patrick Whitehouse & David St John Thomas) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my Transport Rail shelves. priced at £6.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
Newton Abbot, London & North Pomfret: David & Charles, 1984, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Facsimiles; Colour photographs; Maps; Tables; Frontispiece; Maps attached to rear pastedown;
From the cover: A large new book celebrating the Great Westerns 150th birthday and displaying the Western Regions official birthday logo has to be good. But so much love and care has been poured into this work that even the most expectant of readers should be happily surprised.
An outstanding team have been brought together to ensure a combination of the best. Patrick Whitehouse and David St John Thomas, the general editors, write about the GWR they knew: the locomotives, branch lines, summer Saturday peak traffic and other operati…
Introduction by: Bill Bradshaw
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently bruised at the head of the spine and the top corners of the boards with commensurate wear to the dust wrapper. Price Clipped. Text complete, clean and tight.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 206 pages. 11¼” x 8¾”.