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Author: Railway Correspondence & Travel Society
Title: The Locomotives of the Great Western Railway
Subtitle: Parts 1 to 14
Summary: Detailed history of the locomotives of the GWR in fourteen parts published between 1951 and 1993. The first printings were mostly in thin card covers which easily became worn with usage and age. Narrative, supported with detail tables and photographs.

Part 1 - Preliminary Survey
Part 2 - Broad Gauge
Part 3 - Absorbed Engines 1854-1921
Part 4 - Six-Wheeled Tender Engines
Part 5 - Six-Coupled Tank Engines
Part 6 - Four-Coupled Tank Engines
Part 7 - Deans Larger Tender Engines
Part 8 - Modern Passenger Classes
Part 9 - Standard Two-Cylinder Classes
Part 10 - Absorbed Engines 1922-1947
Part 11 - The Rail Motor Vehicles and Internal Combustion Locomotives
Part 12 - A Chronological and Statistical Survey
Part 13 - Preservation and Statistical Information
Part 14 - Names and their origins; Railmotor Services; War Services; The Complete Preservation Story

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Contents Condition: Fine
Cover Condition: Very Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 1305
Cover Type: Laminated
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: ---
Language: English
Edition: First reprints
Price (£): 260.00
Notes: Parts 1 to 14. a complete set in the more practical rigid boards where these were issued; content clean and unmarked throughout; name label on inside board of part 12; some covers have light wear only, part 12 with the typical laminate lifting at spine, part 14 with corner crease; an uncommon opportunity to acquire the set in the most practical formats
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Contents Condition: Fine
Cover Condition: Very Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 62
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1951
Language: English
Edition: First
Price (£): 9.00
Notes: Part 1 - Preliminary Survey. original printing; light age wear to cover only; with additional information and corrections supplement No. 1
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Contents Condition: Fine
Cover Condition: Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 62
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1951
Language: English
Edition: First
Price (£): 7.00
Notes: Part 1 - Preliminary Survey. original printing; cover breaking at spine; with additional information and corrections supplement No. 1
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Contents Condition: Very Good
Cover Condition: Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 56
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1952
Language: English
Edition: First
Price (£): 8.00
Notes: Part 2 - Broad Gauge. age and usage wear to cover and page edges; prior owner name and stamp on inside board, otherwise content is complete and unmarked
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Contents Condition: Fine
Cover Condition: Fine
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 56
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1952
Language: English
Edition: First
Price (£): 12.00
Notes: Part 2 - Broad Gauge.
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Contents Condition: Very Good
Cover Condition: Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 53
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1954
Language: English
Edition: First
Price (£): 9.00
Notes: Part 7 - Deans Larger Tender Engines. content unmarked; boards covered in adhesive protection
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Contents Condition: Very Good
Cover Condition: Very Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 53
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1954
Language: English
Edition: First
Price (£): 10.00
Notes: Part 7 - Deans Larger Tender Engines. prior owner name label and two minor markings to content
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Contents Condition: Very Good
Cover Condition: Very Good
Format: softback
ISBN: 090111538X
Pages: 26
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1956
Language: English
Edition: Second
Price (£): 8.00
Notes: Part 11 - The Rail Motor Vehicles and Internal Combustion Locomotives.
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Contents Condition: Fine
Cover Condition: Fine
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 40
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1960
Language: English
Edition: Second
Price (£): 9.00
Notes: Part 8 - Modern Passenger Classes. original second edition printing
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Contents Condition: Good
Cover Condition: Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 56
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1962
Language: English
Edition: First
Price (£): 9.00
Notes: Part 9 - Standard Two-Cylinder Classes. content unmarked, excepting stain to first few pages; boards with pen marking and covered in adhesive protection
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Contents Condition: Fine
Cover Condition: Very Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 56
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1962
Language: English
Edition: First
Price (£): 15.00
Notes: Part 9 - Standard Two-Cylinder Classes.
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Contents Condition: Good
Cover Condition: Very Good
Format: softback
ISBN: ---
Pages: 40
Cover Type: Card Boards
Publisher: Railway Correspondence and Travel Society
Year: 1968
Language: English
Edition: Second reprint
Price (£): 6.00
Notes: Part 8 - Modern Passenger Classes. a clean copy with name label and light and neat engine number underlining throughout
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