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A selection of books on Shooting including Badminton Library two volume set nicely bound in half-morocco with marbled boards & edges. Very good to fine. (6)
Jersey Horse Racing programmes 1955-1990, mostly 1970s/80s, some with central folds and ink marks internally o/w VG/Fine. (55)
Liverpool F.C. Football Programmes, 1960s, both league and cup games, all home fixtures, some emphasis on 1963-1965 period. Good to VG (61)
Rawdon B. Lee A History and Description of the Modern Dogs (Sporting Division) of Great Britain and Ireland, Horace Cox, 1893, octavo, original gilt cloth, re-cased with new endpapers; 26 fine tissue-guarded plates by Arthur Wardle. 584pp, plus adverts at rear. VG
Silverstone Motorcycle Racing Programmes for the Hutchinson 100, 1957, 1958 and 1963, plus admission ticket for the 1957 fixture.Pencil annotations to score sheets o/w VG. (3)
Carton of Transport related items with many railway and commercial vehicle photographs, plus cruise brochures, magazines & journals, Ribble Bus Timetables and leaflets, assorted tickets, softback histories etc. 1890s to modern. Mainly good to fine. (Large qty). (approx 7 kilos)
Taylor Bros & Co Ltd ‘Empire Brand’ Rolled Steel Disc Centres for Railway Carriages & Wagons, Trafford Park, , oblong quarto, original embossed wraps with few pieces missing from periphery; fine internally with 34 full-page illustrations which include photographs of the factory interior
Platform Nos.1 to 12, the Journal of the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Society, 1978-1983, nicely bound in quarter cloth over patterned boards; complete with original wraps except issue No.1 lacks the front cover.
Louis H. Hertz Riding The Tinplate Rails, Mark Haber, 1944, First Edition, original cloth, gilt, VG. Neat ownership signature. Clean text. 279pp
Railway history softbacks 1940s to 1980s with some scarcer titles noted. Largely UK subjects. Fair to fine (72)
Belgian National Railways & Mail Packet Service 1927 guide & timetable for International departures from London to European cities, complete with folding map. Rusted staples, small repair to lower right corner of front cover, o/w VG. 56pp
Henry Greenly Model Steam Locomotives, Cassell & Co, 1934, Fifth Edition, in fine original gilt cloth binding with a complete but worn & repaired d/jkt; ownership signature of 1936; fine internally. 312pp
Model Railway titles including Catalogues for Bassett-Lowke 1927, Bond’s 1935 & Mills Bros 1934; Pat Hammond Tri-ang Railways:The Story of Rovex, Volume 1, 1993 in VG d/jkt, signed by the Author; plus works on Ace 0 Gauge Trains 2005, and Marklin 1969. Fair to VF (15)
Mike & Sue Richardson Dinky Toys & Modelled Miniatures, 1981 and 1991 editions, both in d/jkts; and 4 others in the Hornby Companion Series including Foster Hornby Dublo Trains, 1980 in d/jkt, Graebe The Hornby Gauge 0 System, 1985 in d/jkt, and The Meccano Magazine Anthology 1991 (title page loose). Mixed condition (6)
Carton of 1970s/2000s Bus & Coach leaflets and brochures, comprising Timetables and related supplements, tour brochures, new services & other announcements. Mostly England & Wales. Mainly good to VF (Several 100s)
An 0 Gauge model of a Deutsche Reichsbahn 4-6-2 steam locomotive and tender, engine number 01 124, electrically powered, total length 53cm, unboxed, very fine.
A Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge electric model of the LNER 4476 Royal Lancer 4-6-2 steam locomotive and tender, total length 52.5cm, very fine in wooden storage box. Manufactured 1939-44. The label on the box is that of a different Bassett-Lowke model.
A Lionel 0 Gauge model of an American Standard 4-4-0 wood burning steam locomotive and tender of the Rock Island & Peoria Railroad, in original box, manufactured 1980. Total length 40cm. Metal bodywork shows some slight discolouration o/w Fine. Box with some minor faults.
An ACE 0 Gauge model of E/7 4-6-0 GWR/BR Castle Class 5069 Isambard Kingdom Brunel steam locomotive and tender, mint condition in original box; with custom names & numbers, GWR Map, instruction book and other papers.
A vintage Stationary Steam Engine of UK manufacture, moving parts in good working order, heating pan present but rusted. Manufacturer’s mark worn.