The Stanier Black Fives -::- J. F. Clay & J. Cliffe lands on the shelves of my shop.
London: Ian Allan, 1972, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Chronological tables ; Diagrams; Tables;
From the cover: Successful design and operation of a class of locomotive capable of tackling a really wide variety of duties has eluded designers throughout locomotive history. As far as steam is concerned the Stanier Black Fives came nearest of all to the idea. This book is a realistic rather than a partisan account of the class, but it provides ample evidence that the cl…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 96 pages. Bibliography. 8¾” x 5½”.