How to Drive a Steam Locomotive (Brian Hollingsworth) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my Transport Rail shelves. priced at £8.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
London: Astragal Books, 1979, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Facsimiles; Black & white drawings; Diagrams; Cutaways; Appendix;
From the cover: Every steam enthusiast dreams of being up in the cab of a locomotive, the sixty-odd controls within arms reach and steam billowing out from the engine in front of him, and in this highly original book Brian Hollingsworth (himself a railway man of twenty-eight years standing) takes the reader with him, puff-by-blow, out of the engine shed and onto a working line.
Illustrating a text which is as readable as it is technically accurate with diag…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper with a small nick to the head of the spine.
Red boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 152 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10″ x 7¾”.