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JENKINSON, David & ESSERY, Bob
The Illustrated History of LMS Standard Coaching Stock
Volumes 1 to 3
Very fine three volume detailed study of LMS coaches:
Volume 1 - General Introduction and Non-Passenger Vehicles;
Volume 2 - General Service Gangwayed Vehicles;
Volume 3 - Non Corridor, Special Purpose and Self-Propelled Vehicles.