Details about *Bradshaw's 1914 Railway Manual,Guide & Directory*See original listing
07 Oct, 2013 13:13:55 BST
[ 13 bids ]
Essex/Suffolk Border, United Kingdom
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PLEASE BEAR IN MIND THE AGE OF THIS ITEM WHICH WAS USED AS A WORKING DOCUMENT AND CONDITION WILL GENERALLY REFLECT THAT .
This offering is a very early " Bradshaw's Railway Manual , Shareholders' Guide and Official Directory 1914 " . Measures 7 " x 5 " with 670 pages and with maroon leather covers and all titling in gold infill . There is a nice inscription of the original owner on the front cover " A . de C. PARMITER ESQ. "
Its a hand book for ALL railway companies as at 1914 with their history , position , statistics , powers and contains an A - Z of the UK and various countries around the world . There are THREE colour fold out maps Ireland , Europe and Central Europe plus lots of railway related adverts of the day What is not here regarding 1910's railway companies is not worth knowing . Important copy from just before the First World War .
I think you all know the format suffice to say there is absolutely masses of information .
I have been collecting railwayana for over 40 years and in that time have amassed about 100 of these Bradshaws guides from 1849 to 1923 . I have started selling them and probably have about 60 left !!!!! .
Usual start at just 99p with NO RESERVE so fill your boots !!!!!!!!! .
Condition Report.............Absolutely SUPERB , One of the Best I have in my Collection........only minor negatives are extremities of covers bumped.....two maps have a minor tear where they join the book.....apart from that I have to say it looks like its never been read ( apart from me ) .......
FULL REFUND IF YOU ARE NOT HAPPY WITH MY DESCRIPTION WHEN RECEIVED .
...............NOW THE BORING BITS..............
I have been collecting Railwayana and Transport related collectables along with Topography for over 30 years and now is the time to whittle it all down .
Please make all cheques payable to Mr.R.WHITECHURCH .
I do combine postage costs on more than one item .
If you have any questions about this item please e-mail me .
I will unless stated only supply to the UK .
Buyer to pay Post and Packing which I will get proof of posting and in the event of loss or damage will pass this on to the buyer . Once item is posted I cannot be held responsible for it. IF YOU WANT ITEM REGISTERED PLEASE REQUEST IT .
Happy Bidding out there and Thanks for showing interest .