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How Trains Work

by Day, Geoffrey

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Anvil Books
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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NZ$13.78

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Hutchinson Book. Good. Card Covers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. n.d. [Early 1950s]. [24pp], illus, landscape format, sl wear, small tears..
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Eagle Passport to 1. World Transport 2. Space 3. The Real Wild West 4. Underwater World

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Anvil Books
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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NZ$39.37

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Marcus Morris, 1960. Book. Very Good. Card Folder. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Eagle Passport Folder presented with the Eagle weekly comic containing four supplements cut from the comic in March & April 1960. Sl browning to supplements and inside of folder..
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Paradise Galore

by Woodruff, William

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Anvil Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780460061674
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NZ$45.28

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London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1985. Book. Illus. by Farris, David. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 165pp, dwgs, d/w not price-clipped..
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The Boy's Own Paper Special Souvenir Edition

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Anvil Books
Published
1967
Condition
Good
Edition
Rep
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NZ$9.84

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London: Purnell & Sons, 1967. Book. Good. Paper Covers. Rep. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 16pp, dwgs, adverts, sl creasing. Facsimile reprint of first edition of January 1879 to mark the end of publication of the magazine..
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All About Trains

by Leyland, Eric

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Anvil Books
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$13.78

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London: The Children's Press Book. Good. Card Covers. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. n.d. [1950s]. 64pp, dwgs, one or two neat pencil annotations. A Collins Do It Yourself Book..
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About Railways

by Simon, Herbert & Fenton, William

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Anvil Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$2.95

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Harmondsworth: Puffin, 1957. Book. Good. Card Covers. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 32pp, landscape format, photos, col illus, sl wear..
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NZ$2.95
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The Age of Steam

by Rutland, Jonathan

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Anvil Books
Published
1987
Condition
Good
Edition
Rev Ed
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NZ$1.42

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London: Kingfisher, 1987. Book. Illus. by Nash, David. Good. Card Covers. Rev Ed. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 24pp, col illus, pull-out panorama wall poster. Kingfisher Explorer Books..
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God's Wonderful Railway: Clear Ahead

by Rowlands, Avril

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Anvil Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$1.42

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London: BBC, 1980. Book. Very Good. Card Covers. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 103pp..
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NZ$1.42
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A Boy's Life Aboard Ship, as it is. Told by Himself

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Anvil Books
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$43.31

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London: Ward, Lock Book. Very Good. Decorative Cloth. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. n.d. 202pp, frontis, illus on title page and in text, dec blue cloth/gilt (sl wear), school prize label on front pastedown (dated 1892), previous owner's signature stamp on ffep, sl foxing on page edges..
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Modern Railways

by Hallows, R.W.

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Anvil Books
Published
1924
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$17.72

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London: C. Arthur Pearson, 1924. Book. Good. Card Covers. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 125pp, diagrams, pages and covers browned o/w v good. How Does It Work Series No.11..
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Dean's Favourite Picture Book of Trains

by Day, Geoffrey comp.

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Anvil Books
Published
1966
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$3.94

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London: Dean, 1966. Book. Illus. by Day, Geoffrey. Good. Glazed Boards. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. [22pp], col reproductions, corners sl bumped, tear at base of spine, contents fine..
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Trains and Tractors

by Ellis, Hamilton

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Anvil Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$29.53

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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1957. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. 30pp, col plates, dwgs, landscape format, tear to rear of d/w (price-clipped) o/w v good. Scarce..
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True Adventures of Railroaders

by Morgan, David

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Anvil Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$17.72

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1954. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 209pp, dwgs, d/w worn at edges. The True Adventure Library. From the collection of Viscount Garnock (signature on ffep)..
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Magpie Pocket Book of Trains

by Robertson, Michael

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Anvil Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$3.94

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London: Lutterworth, 1969. Book. Good. Pictorial Boards. First Edition. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. [42pp], col illus, covers worn at edges. Based on the Thames Television series..
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