Sale Books

For a list of the abbreviations used please see book condition  page.

 All books are hardback unless otherwise stated, paperback (pb), card cover.  

  If you have any questions about these sale books or would like to see a photograph, please e-mail jmbuffer@btinternet.com

Higgs, John. The Land. A visual history of modern Britain edited by Jack Simmons.   65 pages of text followed by 245 b/w photos with detailed captions. (hb) Readers Union Limited, 1964, pp202.   VG ( coffee cup stain to cover)   £1

Hollingsworth, Brian. An Illustrated Guide to Modern Trains. (hb) Salamander Books, 1985, pp233, glazed boards. G ex-library copy with usual stamps 50p

Hunt, John. Our Everest Adventure.   The pictorial history of the 1953 Everest Expedition from Kathmandu to the summit, with detailed text.   (hb) Brockhampton Press, 1954, pp128. G, G   (some foxing and wear to book and cover + presentation stamp to previous owner inside front cover)   £1

Martin, Geoffrey. The Town. A visual history of modern Britain edited by Jack Simmons.   84 pages of text followed by 233 b/w photos with detailed captions. (hb) Readers Union Limited, 1965, pp216.    VG £1

Ross, David. British Steam Railways. (hb) Parragon, 2005, pp160, isbn 1 40545 488 1. F, VG £3.00

Semmens, Peter. Speed on the East Coast Main Line. A century and a half of accelerated services. (hb) Patrick Stephens Ltd., 1990, pp248, isbn 0 85059 930 X. VG ex-library copy with usual stamps 50p

Simmons, Jack. Transport. A visual history of modern Britain edited by Jack Simmons.   69 pages of text followed by 239 b/w photos with detailed captions. (hb) Readers Union Limited, 1965, pp206.    VG £1

The Gazette. Images of Blackpool. B/w photos with detailed captions looking at life in Blackpool and changes over the years.   (pb) Breedon Books, 2005, ppp184, isbn 1 85983 494 9.   VG   £2

Thurkell, Fred & Scullion, Bob. British Columbia 100 Years Ago. Portraits of a Province.   Collection of old postcards with very detailed captions.   (pb) Heritage House, 2002, pp176, large landscape format, isbn 1 894384 50 4.   VG   £1

Whitehouse, Patrick & Thomas, David St John. The Great Western Railway 150 Glorious Years. (hb) BCA/David & Charles, 1984, pp208, pull out map, large format. VG, VG (repaired tear to dust jacket) £3.00

Wordsworth, Christopher. Fuji Professional Wedding & Portrait Photography.   Technical contribution by Ian Coates.   Well illustrated book featuring ideas, techniques and advice about portrait photography. (pb) British Journal of Photography, 1991, pp144, large format, isbn 0 900414 39 1.   VG   £1