Edward Waring A Letter to The Reverend Dr.Powell….In Answer to his Observations on the First Chapter of a book called Miscellanea Analytica, and his Defence of those Observations, Cambridge, 1760, 47pp plus plate; bound with [W.S. Powell] A Defence of the Observations on the First Chapter of a Book called Miscellanea Analytica, T. Merrill, Cambridge, 1760, 38pp; and [John Wilson] A Vindication of the Miscellanea Analytica: in Answer to a late Pamphlet entitled Observations, &c. T. & J. Merrill, Cambridge, 1760, 22pp plus blank leaf. Octavo. VG. Disbound, with remnants of old leather backstrip.
Benjamin Robins New Principles of Gunnery: containing The Determination of the Force of Gun-Powder , and An Investigation of the Difference in the Resisting Power of the Air to Swift and Slow Motions. J. Nourse, London, 1742, 1st Edition; octavo, disbound, remains of leather backstrip; lvii,95pp. Folding Plate. Rear endpaper heavily creased o/w fine.
Meccano Magazine 1949 to late 1950s, an accumulation, fair to fine, mostly VG. Some duplication. (144)
Bus & Coach Timetable leaflets and pamphlets, and some excursion brochures, 1960s to 2000s, mainly good to VF and wide range of towns and services. (244)
Bus and Rail Tickets, paper and card types, 1950s to 1990s, UK wide, untidy lot, needs sorting. (1000s)
Rail and Bus Tickets of Ireland, mostly sorted into plastic wallets, 1960s to 1980s, many unused, VG/VF (Many 100s)
Aero Album Spring 1968 to Winter 1972, Wind Canyon, 1977, 20 volumes, A4 softbacks; Ron Vice We Re-Invented the Wheel: Stories of Dunlop Aviation in Coventry, 2003, signed by the author; Krupnick Pan America’s Pioneers, 1997; and 2 others. VG/VF (24)
Railway History and nostalgia, a selection of modern large-format hardbacks, many in d/jkts, VG/VF (14)
Railway History and nostalgia, a selection of modern large-format hardbacks, many in d/jkts, VG/VF (13)
Tom Cunliffe (Ed.) Pilots: The World of Pilotage under Sail and Oar, 2001-02, two vols, large format h/bks in d/jkt, VF; Marthe Barbance Histoire de la Compagnie Generale Transatlantique , 1955, original gilt cloth; and 3 others. VG/VF (6)
Canadian Pacific Railway ephemera including Air Service staff metal and fabric badges, Annual Reports for 1923 and 1949, All-Services Map, Rockies railway guide, etc. Good to VF (11 items)
Collection of colour slides of South African steam locomotives, the photos taken around 1980. Fine condition. In storage box. (390)
Paddle Steamers, coastal ferries and similar, a selection of softback publications, history & nostalgia, 1943 to 2000s, largely illustrated. Good to VF (40)
Bus and Tram literature 1950s to 1990s, all softbacks including many large format illustrated, some Local History interest. Mainly VG/VF (41)
Bus & Coach Timetable and Excursion leaflets, bus maps, etc, 1930s to 2000s, mostly 1960s/1980s, wide range of locations and services, mainly good to VF. (abt. 470)
Bus Timetables of Ireland comprising C.I.E. (12), Ulster Transport, and Belfast Corporation (2), 1959 to mid-1970s; plus Irish Transport histories & nostalgia, h/bk and s/bk, and few leaflets. Good to VF (26 items)
British U.K. Tram Histories, all h/bk, original cloth (some in d/jkt) or pictorial boards, 1950s to 1990s, VG to VF. (22)
ABC World Airways Guide, 1984/85, various months, large format softbacks, one with ownership label affixed, mostly VG to Fine. (11)
Scottish Bus and Tram history and nostalgia, chiefly softbacks but including some modern large-format h/bks, 1960s to 1990s, VG/VF (35)
Southdown Motor Services, Brighton, a collection of Timetables (10) 1968-76 & Fares Tables (2); Timetable and Excursion leaflets & brochures (88) from 1930s to 1960s with all periods well represented; plus Fleet Lists (12) and other literature. Mainly good to fine.