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Vallance H A  The Highland Railway, Stockwell, 1st Edition 1938, pp224, pp31 of plates and fold-out map at the front.  Inscription.  Hb.  No dw.  VG-.  Some wear to the covers and foxing to the page edges.  A first edition of the definitive history of the Highland Railway.  12.50

Vallance H A  The Highland Railway: The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands - Vol.2. D&C, 4th edition 1985, pp210 including 8 coloured plates.  Additional material by C.R. Clinker and A.J. Lambert.  Standard Railway History Series.  Hard Cover.  Fine in a Fine dust wrapper.  The definitive history of the Highland Railway.  5.95

Vallance H A  The Highland Railway, Pan Books, 1972, pp219.  A reprint of the revised David & Charles edition of 1971.  Pb.  Near VG.  A definitive history of the Highland Railway.  2.95

Vallance H A  The Great North of Scotland Railway, D&C, 1st edition 1965, pp192 with colour frontis plus 58 illustrations.  Signed by the author.  Hb.  VG in a VG dust wrapper with slight rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper.  A signed first edition of a standard history of the Great North of Scotland Railway.  6.95

Vallance H A  The Great North of Scotland Railway, D&C, 1st edition 1965, pp192 with colour frontis plus 58 illustrations.  Hb.  Very Good in a Fair dust wrapper.  Very Good in a worn dust wrapper, particularly along the top edge.  A first edition of a standard history of the Great North of Scotland Railway.  3.95

Vanns, Michael A  Rail Centres: Nottingham, Booklaw, 2004, pp128.  First published by Ian Allan in 1993.  Glazed boards with a dust wrapper.  Fine in a Very Good dust wrapper.  A comprehensive well-illustrated history of the Nottingham area.  5.95

Vanns, Michael A  Signalling in the Age of Steam, IA, 1995, pp112.  Small format.  Card Covers.  Very Good+.  Traces the development of traditional semaphore signalling from the 1830s until the 1960s.  1.95

Vanns, Michael A  An Illustrated History of Great Northern Railway Signalling, OPC, 2000, pp128. Inscription.  Large Format Hb.  Fine in a VG+ dust wrapper.  A detailed examination of Great Northern signalling from 1848 until the 1923 Grouping.  9.50

Vaughan, Adrian  Great Western Portrait: 1913-1921, OPC, 1971, pp59.  A coloured card depicting a 45XX on the Ashburton Branch has been pasted on the flyleaf opposite the title page.  Landscape format.  Hard Cover.  Very Good in a Very Good- dust wrapper.  There is a stray bit of sellotape inside the front cover.  Also, the dust wrapper has been repaired at the head of the spine.  A collection of pre-grouping Great Western photographs taken by Bill Kenning.  5.95

Vaughan, Adrian  The Kenning Collection, OPC, 1972, pp59.  Landscape format Hb.  No dw.  VG in an attractive green cover with gold lettering.  A selection of pre-grouping photographs taken by Bill Kenning - mainly GWR, LBSC, SECR and M&GNJt.  2.95

Vaughan, Adrian  The Kenning Collection, OPC, 1985, pp59.  First published in 1972.  Landscape format Hb.  VG in a VG dust wrapper.  In our experience it is unusual to find a copy of this book with a dust wrapper; most copies seem to have been issued without one.  There are three very small circular indentations on the front page of the dust wrapper - the surface is not broken.  A selection of pre-grouping photographs taken by Bill Kenning - mainly GWR, LBSC, SECR and M&GNJt.  3.95

Vaughan, Adrian  A Pictorial Record of Great Western Architecture, OPC, 1st edition 1977, pp442.  Large Format.  Hard Cover.  Very Good in a Very Good dust wrapper.  Slight wear to the dust wrapper at the head and base of the spine, some loss of colour down the spine.  All types of Great Western buildings are covered.  20.50

Vaughan, A (Adrian)  BR (WR) Signalling, OPC, 1979, pp32 with 45 illustrations.  Transport Topic Series No.5.  Card Covers.  Very Good-.  Slight wear to the covers, otherwise VG.  A pictorial survey of Great Western semaphore signally in Western Region days.  2.95

Vaughan, Adrian  A History of the Faringdon Branch and Uffington Station, OPC, 1st edition 1979, pp184.  Pb.  VG.  A detailed history of the Great Western branch from Uffington to Faringdon.  5.95

Vaughan, Adrian  Signalman's Twilight, BCA/John Murray, 1983, pp196 and pp16 of plates.  Hb.  VG in a VG dust wrapper.  Slight wear to the dust wrapper edges.  The second of the author's signalling trilogy.  5.95

Vaughan, Adrian  Exeter West Box, Exeter West Group, 1984, pp28.  Large Format. Card Covers. Fair/VG-.  Some wear to the covers and down the spine, some light foxing on the first and last page.  The story of Exeter West Box which was erected at the west end of Exeter Station in 1910.  7.50

Vaughan, Adrian  A Pictorial Record of Great Western Signalling, OPC, 1984, pp160.  First published in 1973, this is the revised edition of 1984.  Large Format.  Hard Cover.  Very Good in a Very Good dust wrapper.  A standard work on Great Western signalling.  12.50

Vaughan, Adrian  Grime & Glory: Tales of the Great Western 1892-1947, BCA/John Murray, 1985, pp191 and pp12 of plates.  Hb.  VG in a VG dust wrapper.  4.95

Vaughan, Adrian  Grub, Water and Relief: Tales of the Great Western 1835-1892, John Murray, 1st edition 1985, pp178 plus pp16 of illustrations.  Signed by the author.  Hb.  VG in a VG dust wrapper.  Stories of the Great Western Railway in the 19th century.  6.95

Vaughan, Adrian  The West of England Resignalling, IA, 1987, pp56.  Railway World Special.  Large Format Pb.  VG.  The installation of panel signal boxes at Westbury and Exeter is used as a vehicle for an illustrated history of the Great Western Line from Westbury to Totnes with particular attention to the signalling arrangements.  4.95

Vaughan, Adrian  Signalman's Morning, John Murray, 1988, pp177 plus pp12 of illustrations.  Hb.  VG in a VG- dust wrapper.  There is a nick in the dust wrapper at the head of the spine.  The first volume of Adrian Vaughan's memoirs of the last days of the steam railway.  5.95

Vaughan, Adrian  Signalman's Reflections: A Personal Celebration of Semaphore Signalling, SLP, 1990, pp192.  Large Format.  Hard Cover.  Fine in a Very Good dust wrapper.  Slight loss of colour down the spine of the dust wrapper.  A personal and evocative celebration of the life and lore of the signal box.  Illustrated with over 250 photographs of semaphore signalling.  8.50

Vaughan, Adrian  Isambard Kingdom Brunel: Engineering Knight-Errant, John Murray, 1992, pp285 plus pp16 of plates.  Hard Cover.  Fine in a Very Good dust wrapper.  "This is the first biography to show Brunel as he actually was.  Adrian Vaughan, drawing on evidence ignored in Rolt's classic life, reveals not just an engineer of genius, a fountain of original ideas and nervous energy, a born actor and a courageous leader, but also a man who was obstinate, unjust, dictatorial and in the end paranoid."  6.95

Vaughan, Adrian  The Heart of the Great Western, SLP, 1995, pp224.  Large Format.  Hard Cover.  Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust wrapper.  Chronicles the many activities and complexities of the GWR and its staff in the Oxford and Didcot area, geographically the "heart" of the system.  5.95

Vaughan, Adrian  The Heart of the Great Western, SLP, 1999, pp224 with a folding map in the rear.  Large Format.  Card Covers.  Very Good.  Slight creasing to the lower front corner of the cover.  Chronicles the many activities and complexities of the GWR and its staff in the Oxford and Didcot area, geographically the "heart" of the system.  3.95

Vaughan, Adrian  Railway Blunders, IA, 2004, pp160 with 180 illustrations.  Hb.  Fine in a Fine dust wrapper.  A series of essays on some of the less glorious aspects of railway history.  4.95

Vaughan, Adrian  Samuel Morton Peto: A Victorian Entrepreneur, IA, 2009, pp192.  Hb.  Fine in a VG dust wrapper.  Adrian Vaughan's somewhat critical biography of the famous Victorian contractor, Sir Samuel Morton Peto.  5.95

Vaughan J A M  'Western' Diesels in Camera, IA, 1978, pp96 plus pp8 of colour.  Hb.  VG in a VG dust wrapper.  An album devoted to the Western Class of diesel hydraulics.  3.95

Vaughan, John  The Power of the 50s, OPC, 1979, 239 illustrations.  Power Series.  Large Format.  Hard Cover.  Very Good in a Very Good- dust wrapper.  The dust wrapper has been internally repaired at the head and base of the spine.  5.95

Vaughan, John  Double-Headed Diesels Nationwide, OPC, 1980, 242 illustrations.  Large Format Hb.  VG in a VG dust wrapper.  Pictorial album.  4.95

Vaughan, John  Sunset of British Steam, OPC, 1981, 253 plates.  Large Format Hb.  Fine in a Very Good dust wrapper.  A high-quality album with 250 pictures from all BR regions.  4.95

Vaughan, John  Diesels on the London Midland, IA, 1981, pp112.  Hb. VG in a VG dust wrapper.  The diesel scene on the London Midland Region in the seventies.  3.95

Vaughan, John  Class 40s at Work, IA, 1981, pp128.  At Work Series.  Large Format. Hard Cover.  Fine in a Very Good+ dust wrapper. A comprehensive illustrated history of the Class 40s.  5.95

Vaughan, John  Diesels on the Western, IA, 1982, pp112.  Hb.  VG in a VG dust wrapper.  A pictorial history of the evolution of diesel traction on the Western Region.  5.95

Vaughan, John  This is Paddington, IA, 1982, pp56.  Large Format Pb.  VG.  A series of illustrated articles.  2.95

Vaughan, John  The Power of the HSTs, OPC, 1983, 242 plates.  Power Series.  Large Format.  Hard Cover.  Very Good+ in a Very Good- dust wrapper.  One-inch internally repaired tear in the dust wrapper at the head of the spine; three-inch graze on the front page of the dust wrapper.  4.95

Vaughan, John  Diesels on the Eastern, IA, 1983, pp112.  Hb.  VG/VG with the top corners of the covers slightly bumped.  A pictorial survey looking at each area in turn.  5.95

Vaughan, John  Diesels in the Duchy, IA, 1983, pp112.  Large Format Hb.  VG in a Near VG dust wrapper.  The dust wrapper has been internally repaired at the head of the spine; the spine of the dust wrapper is sunned.  A photographic tribute to the railways of Cornwall in the diesel era.  6.95

Vaughan J A M  Profile of the Class 50s, OPC, 1983, 148 illustrations.  Profile Series.  Large Format. Glazed Boards.  Very Good.  Corners slightly bumped, spine sunned.  7.50

Vaughan, John  Class 50s at Work, IA, 1986, pp128 with technical contributions from Michael Hunt.  Large Format.  Hard Cover.  Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust wrapper.  An illustrated history of the Class 50s in the At Work Series.  8.50

Vaughan, John  Rails to Newquay: Railways - Tramways - Town Transport, Oakwood Press, 2008, pp288.  Oakwood Library of Railway History No.148.  Card Covers.  Very Good.  12.50

Vaughan, John  Diesel Retrospective: Class 31, IA, 2009, pp112.  Diesel Retrospect Series.  Small inscription, the number "1058."  Large Format Hb.  VG in a VG+ dust wrapper.  The bottom corners of the covers are slightly bumped.  A pictorial tribute - mainly black and white, but also quite a bit of colour.  5.95

Veale E W P  Railway Scrapbook, Railway Publications, 1962, pp160.  Hb.  VG/Fair.  A readable book covering a diverse range of topics from the gauge wars to continental sea routes, and featuring railway personalities from Stephenson to Gresley and from Samuel Smiles to Henry Smith.  3.95

Vincent, Mike  Through Countryside and Coalfield: The GWR's Bristol and North Somerset Railway with its associated railways, collieries and stone quarries, OPC, 1990, pp256.  Large Format. Hard Cover.  Very Good+ in a Very Good dust wrapper.  A comprehensive history, well-illustrated throughout.  18.50

Vinter, Jeff  Railway Walks: LNER, Alan Sutton, 1990, pp169 plus pp8 of colour plates.  Hb.  Fine in a Fine dust wrapper.  Detailed descriptions of ten walks along closed railway lines.  3.95

Vinter, Jeff  Railway Walks: GWR & SR, Alan Sutton, 1990, pp164 plus 6 coloured plates.  Pb.  VG.  A detailed description of ten walks along former railway lines in the south of England.  4.95

Vinter, Jeff  Railway Walks: Wales, Alan Sutton, 1994, pp194 plus pp8 of colour illustrations.  Pb.  VG.  Provides comprehensive details of every disused railway line in Wales that is now a public walk or cycle trail.  Each walk is illustrated with a sketch map as well as contemporary and archive pictures.  3.95

Vinter P J  Great Western Expresses 1901, OPC, pp47.  An early undated reprint from OPC.  First published by The Locomotive Publishing Company in 1901.  Card Covers.  Very Good.  Some superficial loss of colour on the covers, otherwise VG.  "An account of some Great Western Express Engines and Trains, with 21 Illustrations and 9 Gradient Sections."  4.95

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