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Classic Tramcars
R.J.S. Wiseman
ISBN: 0711015600
Ian Allan Ltd London, United Kingdom 1986 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Usual library marks. 144 pages with b/w illustrations. Examines in a straighforward and non-technical manner the evolution of the electric tramcar. Ex-Library Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008753  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Steam Locomotives of New Zealand: The Formative Years 1872 - 1908
Ian Bullock
The Lodestar Press Auckland, New Zealand  
24mo - over 5" - 5" tall Soft Cover 48 page booklet with b/w illustrations.   Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008310  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Racing Trains : The 1895 Railway Races to the North
Wilson, C. David
ISBN: 0750908866
Allan Sutton Publishing Thrupp,Stroud,Gloucestershire,UK 1995 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Usual library stamps. 162 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008137  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Railway Builders
Burton, Anthony
ISBN: 071955084x
John Murray (Publishers) Ltd London, United Kingdom 1992 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Usual library marks.Slight lean to spine. 210 pages with b/w illustrations. Concentrates on the people responsible for designing and actually building the railways in Britain, from the financiers, engineers and surveyors to the gangers and navvies. Ex-Library Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008479  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Jane’s World Railways, 1988-89
Allen, Geoffrey F. (editor)
ISBN: 0710608713
Jane's Information Group, Incorporated Coulsdon, Surrey, UK 1988 Thirtieth Edition
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover Well used library book with usual marks and wear. List of advertisers page loose. 869 pages with b/w illustrations. Heavy Book (over 3Kg) Ex-Library Fair+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003517  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Werribee Steam Ploughs
R. Butrims and B. C. Roberts
ISBN: 0958789002
Plough Book Sales Victoria 1987 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Soft Cover 60 pages with B/W photo's, The story of steam ploughing at Werribee is interesting because the work that was done there was unique, and differed from all other steam ploughing work done in Australia, therefore some time has been spent describing it.  Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005917  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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World Trucks No.4 : MAN
Pat Kennett
ISBN: 0850593093
Patrick Stevens Ltd. Cambridge U.K 1978 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover illustrated laminated boards. 88 pages with b/w illustrations. More than 120 photographs illustrate how the celebrated MAN concern rose to its present prominence despite two world wars.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005357  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Hauling the Loads : A History of Australia’s Working Horses and Bullocks
Kennedy, Malcolm J.
ISBN: 0522844553
Melbourne University Press Carlton, VIC, Australia 1992 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Usual library marks. New endpapers. 222 pages with b/w illustrations. Ex-Library Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004982  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Puffing Billy Scrap Book : A Pictorial History 1940 - 1988
Chris Alger
ISBN: 0731625439
Self Published  1988 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Back Illustrated laminated boards. 135 pages with b/w illustrations. Newspaper extracts regarding the famous rail line.  Very Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004930  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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British Tractors for World Farming : An Illustrated History
Williams, Michael
ISBN: 0713709596
Blandford Press Poole,Dorset,UK 1980 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Previous owners stamp on front free endpaper.112 pages with b/w illustrations.  Very Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004876  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Road Through the Wilderness : The Story of the Transcontinental Railway - The First Great Work of Australia’s Federation
Burke, David
ISBN: 0868401404
UNSW Press Coogee, NSW, Australia 1991 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover 280 pages with b/w illustrations.  Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004837  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Model Railway Constructor Annual 1982
S.W. Stevens-Stratten (editor)
ISBN: 0711011354
Ian Allan Ltd London 1981 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover 129 pages with b/w illustrations.  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004335  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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GWR : The Badminton Line : A Portrait of a Railway
Robertson, Kevin; Abbott, David
ISBN: 0862994594
Sutton Publishing, Limited Stroud, United Kingdom 1997 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover 233 pages with b/w illustrations.A full account of the construction of one of the GWR's main lines, fully illustrated with unique contemporary photographs, plans, layouts and costings.  Fine
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004316  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Great Railway Journeys of the World : An Encyclopedia of the World’s Best Locomotive Journeys
Wade-Matthews, Max
ISBN: 1859676928
Acropolis Books London, United Kingdom 1998 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover 256 pages with colour illustrations. Describes 95 outstanding railway journeys.   Near Fine
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003701  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Railway Stations of Australia
Andrew Ward
ISBN: 0333338537
The Macmillan Company of Australia Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1982 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover 86 pages with b/w illustrations.   Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004306  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Trams : A Guide to the World’s Classic Streetcars
Frank Sullivan & Fred Winkowski
ISBN: 185076574X
The Apple Press London, United Kingdom 1995 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Foxing to moinor title page. 128 pages with colour illustrations. Over 50 classic trams beautifully photographed, with full-vehicle shots and detailed close ups. Full history and technical specifications supplied for each tram.   Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000213  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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All Aboard : The Ships and Trains That Served Lake Wakatipu
R.J. Meyer
ISBN: 0908573278
The New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Society Inc Wellington, New Zealand 1980 SECOND EDITION (REVISED AND
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Jacket has general wear plus 2cm tear at front. 196 pages with colour frontispiece and b/w illustrations.   Very Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018702  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Early Australian Steam Locomotives 1855 - 1895
Turner, Jim
ISBN: 0864178751
Kangaroo Press Sydney, NSW, Australia 1998 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Jacket has general wear and 5cm repaired tear. New endpapers. Crease to title page. 192 pages with over 155 colour illustrations. Covers the start of the steam era in Australia and the steam locomotives operated by various State Government Railway departments throughout Australia.   Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006193  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Early Australian Steam Locomotives 1855 - 1895
Turner, Jim
ISBN: 0864178751
Kangaroo Press Sydney, NSW, Australia 1998 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Jacket has general wear and minor tears. Wear to top and bottom of spine. New endpapers. Creases to title page. 190 pages with over 155 colour illustrations. The index (pages 191/192 is missing. Covers the start of the steam era in Australia and the steam locomotives operated by various State Government Railway departments throughout Australia.   Good (minus)
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018763  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Steam Locomotives: 1896 - 1958
Turner, Jim
ISBN: 086417778x
Kangaroo Press Sydney, Australia 1997 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover 192 pages with 146 watercolour illustrations.   Near Fine
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013852  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Railway Electrification in Australia and New Zealand
Geoffrey B. Churchman
ISBN: 0646068938
IPL Books Smithfield, NSW, Australia 1995 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 160 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Describes the basics of electric traction, examines the routes that have been selected for electrification, the reasons behind the decisions, and looks at the locomotives and multiple units that have been developed for use over these routes.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008337  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Apricot Mail : A History of the Rogan’s Hill Railway 1923 - 1932
Irwin, Bruce S.
ISBN: 064644378x
  2005 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Soft Cover 96 pages with b/w illustrations.   Very Good
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018799  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Narrow Gauge Memories : The Collection
Kenn Pearce & Steve McNicol
ISBN: 1864770309
Railmac Publications Elizabeth, South Australia 2002 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. 236 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Combines the 4 previous Narrow Gauge Memories publications:- The Personalities, The Album, The Locomotives and The Experience.   Near Fine
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018917  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Standard Vanguard Workshop Manual 1949: Supplement to British Repair Manual - Cars and Trucks
no author
Scientific Magazines Publishing Co. Rockdale, NSW, Australia 1950 First Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardcover Hard cardboard cover, first edition, 420g, 84pgs. Contents includes: Brakes; Clutch; Cooling System; Electrical System; Engine; Front Suspension; Fuel System; Gearbox; Propellor Shaft; Rear Axle; and Steering. Book is in fair condition with heavy general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration and soiling throughout. There is a stamp from a previous bookseller on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book has been well used/read.  Fair
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAUT33  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Our Region, Our Railway : The Hunter and the Great Northern Railway 1857 - 2007
Robert F. McKillop and David Sheedy
ISBN: 9780980510607
Australian Railway Historical Society - New South Wales Division Sydney, NSW, Australia 2008 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover 224 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Explores the role of the Great Northern Railway in shaping the settlement patterns, industries and fortunes of the two major centres of the Lower Hunter Region - Maitland and Newcastle.   Near Fine
Price: 64.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016490  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Workshop Manual for Volkswagen Beetle from 1968
Harris, P.
ISBN: 0901610356
Intereurope Limited Berkshire, England 1971 Edition Not Stated
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hardcover Hardcover with pictorial front cover, edition not stated, 674g, 122pgs plus appendix. Covers 1200, 1300, 1500 and 1600cc engine - including Karman Ghia and Type 181. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book shows some water damage to the front few pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair to Good
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAUT32  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Farewell to Steam : Forty Years of Change on New Zealand Railways
Hurst, Tony
ISBN: 186950187x
HarperCollinsPublishers Auckland, New Zealand 1995 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover Usual library marks and wear. 145 pages with colour illustrations. Presents a pictorial documentary of the years 1955 - 1995 on New Zealand railways.  Ex-Library Good (minus)
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019100  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Longacre Book of Trains
no author
Odhams London (1963)  Edition Not Stated
 Hard Cover VG, Shelfwear, bump, ink name, browning/NO DUST JACKET. 80 pages, including the index. Illustrated throughout. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 023465  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Rail 300 : The World High Speed Train Race
Hughes, Murray
ISBN: 0715389637
David & Charles Newton Abbot 1988 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 192 pages, including the index. Illustrated with photographs. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Bump, Stamp
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015657  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Two-Stroke Motor Cycles
Staff of The Motor Cycle, The
Iliffe& Sons Ltd London, England 1948 Tenth Edition
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Hardcover Hardcover with illustrated boards, no dust jacket, tenth edition, 146g, 135 pages, illustrated with 75 drawings and photographs. Contents includes: what the two-stroke offers; how the engine works; constructional features; carburettors and carburation; ignition; lighting; lubrication; the cycle parts; the new machine; buying second-hand; learning to ride; driving methods; engine maintenance; tracing troubles; technical features; and tuning. Book is in fair condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Cover shows moderate soiling and scuffing to corners and edges. Spine is slightly pushed over, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book has been well used/read.  Fair
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAUT38  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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