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Carton of mainly softback publications from late-19th Century to modern with much mid-period, chiefly Guides and other tourist related; also five large mounted photos of Deeside used for Motor Bus Tours, and few other items of ephemera. Mixed condition. (abt. 80 items)
Carton of softbacks, programmes, 19th Century framed prints, cigarette & trade cards, few 1950s Radio Times, Cricket Score cards including Scarborough Festival, 1920s issues of Play Pictorial, and other items. Mainly VG/Fine. (approx. 6 kilos)
19th Century to 1930s portrait and family photographs, including Victorian carte-de-visite (9, one hand-coloured) and cabinet size (5); later mostly with PC backs. Mostly VG/Fine. (42)
Sir George D’Aguilar and John Endle Observations on the Practice and the Forms of District, Regimental and Detachment Courts Martial. Also Remarks on the Composition and Practice of Courts of Enquiry etc. Dublin University Press, 1865; octavo, contemporary gilt cloth, worn & marked; front endpaper removed, title page dust-affected o/w clean internally, tight binding. The text is interleaved with blanks.
WW2 Photographs of Royal Canadian Air Force crews, plus YMCA and American YMCA volunteers, mostly featuring related aircraft or vehicles, and mostly PC size, one with RCAF handstamps on reverse dated 1942. VG/Fine (18)
Edwardian full-plate Photographs, 28.5 x 23.5cm, laid down on board, depicting Sheffield Fire Station and Fire-Fighting Appliances (3, one with a corner cut away); plus a group photo of the Wesleyan Sunday School, Mayfield, Sussex, 1908. Fair to fine (5)
Eric Fernie The Architecture of the Anglo-Saxons, Batsford 1983; Gerald Cobb English Cathedrals: The Forgotten Centuries, 1980; and Cecil Hewett Church Carpentry: A Study based on Essex examples, Phillimore, 1982; quarto, all fine in VG/Fine mylar-protected d/jkts, publisher price-clipped with revised price labels. (3)
J.P. Earwaker The History of the Parish of Sandbach….Holmes Chapel and Goostrey, E.J. Morten, 1972, reprint of the 1890 edition; one of 250 printed; quarto, original gilt cloth, near fine, in original (rather browned) glassine wrapper; fine internally, without inscriptions.
W.H. Shercliff (Ed.) Wythenshawe: A History of Northenden, Northern Etchells and Baguley, Vol. I – to 1926, E.J. Morten, 1974, quarto, fine in gilt cloth, complete with VG price-clipped d/jkt; fine internally, with folding maps etc. 354pp
Shipping Jig-Saw puzzles (6) and ephemera, the jig-saws all Cunard White Star or Cunard, all boxed, not checked for completion, the boxes varying from near fine to very worn; the ephemera 1930s/50s. (Qty)
Isle of Wight Railways steam locomotives and some rolling stock, a collection of PC size b/w photos, with many good close-ups. Some with annotations on reverse. VG/F (92)
British Railways Class 37 Diesel Locomotives, a collection of fine b/w PC size photos, excellent quality. Annotated on reverse. (207) Fine.
Collection of PC b/w photos & some prints of LNER Gresley Class A3 Pacific and Class A4 steam locomotives including Flying Scotsman and Mallard. Mixed quality. (142)
British Railways Class 47 Diesel Locomotives, a collection of fine b/w PC size photos, excellent quality. Annotated on reverse. (271) Fine.
LNWR Steam Locomotives in LMS livery, a collection of PC size b/w photos, with a wide range of loco types. Varied quality with many good close-ups.VG/VF (257)
Early BR Diesel locomotives, a collection of mainly PC size b/w photos, including 23 Western & Warship classes, plus 84 similar photos of carriages. Varied quality with many good close-ups. VG/VF (199)
GWR Steam Locomotives, many in BR livery, including Pannier tank locos (94): a collection of PC size b/w photos. Varied quality but many good close-ups. Mainly VG/VF condition. (244)
Collection of PC size b/w photos of pre-grouping steam locomotives including Midland & Great Northern (46), and good range of others. Includes 6 of M&GNR buildings. VG quality. VG/VF (121)
Collection of Railway photographs, all 6.5 x 9”, including steam locomotives (60, especially LMS), and many LNER road-vehicles (some horse-drawn). Mainly VG quality. VG/Fine condition. (104)
Caledonian Railway steam locomotives, a collection of PC size photographs, and related PPCs (65), in both CR and LMS liveries, plus 18 other railway PPCs. Variable quality but many better studies. Good to fine. (281)