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The Railway Magazine Vol.3 July to December 1898

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Hardcover. A collection of magazines regarding British Railway history. This volume comprises The Railway Magazines issues July to December 1898 and is still Britain's best-selling rail title. It was first published in 1897 and has been published continuously since. The work was launched by Joseph Lawrence and ex-railwayman Frank E Cornwall who believed there to be an amateur enthusiast market for material they were publishing in railway staff magazines. The first editor of the work was George Augustus Nokes who wrote under the pseudonym G A Sekton. Notable photographic contributors of the interwar period included Maurice W Earley, W Leslie Good, Frank R Hebron.

Book has green cloth bevelled boards with gilt lettering to the spine and black lettering with decoration to the front.Pages edges have decorative speckled red spots.Board and spine edges have wear and all corners have heavy bumping.Some wear/dirt marks to the rear board.Internal hinges are broken in places but still holding.Endpapers and pastedowns are heavily tanned.Heavy tanning to the last third of the book and to the margins of other pages.All other pages are clean and securely bound.Very good condition for the year. Dimensions : 24.8 x 17.8 x 4.3 cm

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Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Numerous
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
600
Publisher:
Temple Chambers

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Hardcover. A collection of magazines regarding British Railway history. This volume comprises The Railway Magazines issues July to December 1898 and is still Britain's best-selling rail title. It was first published in 1897 and has been published continuously since. The work was launched by Joseph Lawrence and ex-railwayman Frank E Cornwall who believed there to be an amateur enthusiast market for material they were publishing in railway staff magazines. The first editor of the work was George Augustus Nokes who wrote under the pseudonym G A Sekton. Notable photographic contributors of the interwar period included Maurice W Earley, W Leslie Good, Frank R Hebron.

Book has green cloth bevelled boards with gilt lettering to the spine and black lettering with decoration to the front.Pages edges have decorative speckled red spots.Board and spine edges have wear and all corners have heavy bumping.Some wear/dirt marks to the rear board.Internal hinges are broken in places but still holding.Endpapers and pastedowns are heavily tanned.Heavy tanning to the last third of the book and to the margins of other pages.All other pages are clean and securely bound.Very good condition for the year. Dimensions : 24.8 x 17.8 x 4.3 cm

Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Numerous
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
600
Publisher:
Temple Chambers

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