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VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE: A Celebration
RICHARD COPPING    Book Number: 87299
Published price: £40
Bibliophile price: £17.00
Product format: Hardback

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The Volkswagen Beetle was developed by Ferdinand Porsche in response to Hitler's wish that every German would be able to buy a simple, economical car. At the end of the war the factory happened to ...
WAVERLEY ROUTE: Britain's Scenic Railways
ASHLEY BUTLIN & IONA BUTLIN    Book Number: 87300
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Hardback

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When the Waverley route between Edinburgh and Carlisle finally closed in 1969, no-one envisaged that it would ever be reclaimed, so a number of structures, including bridges, were demolished and th...
THOMAS TELFORD: Master Builder of Roads and Canals
ANTHONY BURTON    Book Number: 87216
Published price: £19.99
Bibliophile price: £12.00
Product format: Hardback

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Thomas Telford, the "Colossus of Roads", grew up in remote Eskdale but had the good fortune to be apprenticed to the Duke of Buccleuch as a mason on his estate at Langholm. The Duke was an "improv...
BRITAIN'S 100 BEST RAILWAY STATIONS
SIMON JENKINS     Book Number: 86726
Published price: £25
Bibliophile price: £12.50
Product format: Hardback

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Jenkins has travelled the length and breadth from Waterloo, Betws-y-coed to Beverley to select his 100 best. Edinburgh Waverley, Glasgow Central, Wemyss Bay from the ten chosen in Scotland have th...
70 YEARS OF RAILWAY PHOTOGRAPHY
COLIN BOOCOCK    Book Number: 87379
Published price: £30
Bibliophile price: £15.00
Product format: Hardback

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2017 marked the 70th anniversary of the year the author took his first railway photograph in 1947. The quality of pictures from a Brownie Box camera cannot compare with those from modern digital c...
HISTORY OF THE GWR DVD & MAGAZINE BOX SET
DEMAND MEDIA    Book Number: 87404
Published price: £10.95
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Unknown

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The one hour long film is a superb programme that looks at the GWR as it was in the 1950s and 60s and more recently. Archive scenes capture the true essence with its Brunellian stations and platfo...
NARROWBOATS AND CANALS DVD AND MAGAZINE BOX SET
DEMAND MEDIA    Book Number: 87412
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Unknown

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The Romans introduced canals to the British islands as early as AD120, the late 1700s a network of man-made arteries linked major rivers and sea ports to land-locked industrialised cities and towns...
TITANIC: DVD and Magazine Box Set
DEMAND MEDIA    Book Number: 87428
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Unknown

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The world's most famous passenger liner, RMS Titanic was the largest steamship in the world when she set off on her maiden voyage from Southampton on 10th April 1912. Four days into the trip she s...
VICTORIAN HORSES & CARRIAGES: A Personal Sketch Book
WILLIAM FRANCIS FREELOVE    Book Number: 87434
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Hardback

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A Hansom Cab, a Fishmonger's Cart, an open Landau with four parasoled passengers, a four-wheeled cab, a brewer's dray with two rather exhausted looking riders, a pair horse waggonette, ice cart, a ...
CRUISE SHIPS OF THE MERSEY
IAN COLLARD    Book Number: 87385
Published price: £17
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Paperback

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Sing-along now, "Ferry, cross the Mersey!" For the many thousands of cruise passengers that use the River Mersey, we learn that in 2014 47 vessels and 54,595 passengers docked at Pier Head. The b...
KENNET & AVON CANAL: A User's Guide
NIALL ALLSOP    Book Number: 87391
Published price: £6.95
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Paperback

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The fourth edition to the definitive guide to the whole of the Kennet & Avon Waterway between Reading and Bristol providing a full range of practical advice for the boater, walker and general enthu...
50 YEARS OF FORMULA 1 PHOTOGRAPHY
RAINER SCHLEGELMILCH    Book Number: 87501
Bibliophile price: £29.99
Product format: Hardback

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Bibliophile has scooped up the final remaining copies in an exclusive deal directly with Ludwig Könemann for a very special title. Weighs 3.8kgs and measures 27.7 x 5.3 x 29.4cms. For over 50 year...
MILE BY MILE: An Illustrated Journey on Britain's Railways
S. N. PIKE    Book Number: 87649
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £9.50
Product format: Hardback

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With artwork much like the new TV adverts, the bold colour of the poster art of the GWR is mixed with archive maps, photos and full page colour plates in this spectacular journey. The book faithfu...
NAZI TITANIC: The Incredible Untold Story of a Doomed Ship
ROBERT P. WATSON    Book Number: 87586
Published price: £17.99
Bibliophile price: £7.50
Product format: Paperback

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Hitler was fascinated by the power of film and Leni Riefenstahl's ground-breaking chronicle of the 1934 Nuremberg Rally gave him the idea of harnessing film to his propaganda effort. Following the...
MARITIME ACTIVITIES OF THE SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY
CHRIS HANDLEY    Book Number: 87392
Published price: £13.95
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Paperback

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As seen on HTV's Lost Railways this book is the product of nearly 30 years research by the author, a well known historian, and it is illustrated with over 130 photographs, maps, plans, posters and ...
FLYING SCOTSMAN: CONSTRUCT IT DIY MECHANICAL KITS 340 PIECES
CRAFT KIT    Book Number: 87244
Bibliophile price: £17.00
Product format: Hardback

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In its distinctive bottle green and with a black nose, THE FLYING SCOTSMAN name on the front circle of the engine, here are 340 sturdy metal pieces to construct like a Meccano set with the real too...
RACING CAR: Construct It DIY Mechanical Kit
BMS WORLDWIDE    Book Number: 87896
Bibliophile price: £12.99
Product format: Unknown

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From the popular series, we have chosen this 125 piece box set with parts and assembly instructions included and real tools inside. Your very own racing car is made of sturdy shiny metal punctured...
MCLAREN M23: 1973 Onwards (All Marks)
IAN WAGSTAFF    Book Number: 87915
Published price: £21.99
Bibliophile price: £9.00
Product format: Hardback

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An Owners' Workshop Manual by Haynes, here is an insight into owning, racing and maintaining McLaren's legendary Formula 1 car. The McLaren M23 was one of the supreme cars of the 3-litre Formula 1...
WALLACE & GROMIT CRACKING CONTRAPTIONS MANUAL 2
DEREK SMITH    Book Number: 87916
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Hardback

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Didn't we all roar with laughter when we first saw the Bed Launcher and Autodresser, the Bunny Rabbit Vac 6000, the Anti-Pesto Launch System, the Giro-Brolly, the Inflatable Safety Suit, the Runabo...
FIRST ATLANTIC LINER: Brunel's Great Western Steamship
HELEN DOE    Book Number: 87871
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £8.00
Product format: Hardback

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The Great Western is the least known of Isambard Kingdom Brunel's three ships, being overshadowed by the later career of the huge iron-hulled Great Britain and the S.S. Great Eastern. However the ...
TRAIN DRIVER'S MANUAL DVD & MAGAZINE BOX SET
DEMAND MEDIA    Book Number: 87429
Published price: £10.95
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Unknown

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For many driving a steam engine remains an impossible dream. This 51 minute colour film shows that anyone can become an engine driver and that the key ingredients are commitment and enthusiasm. M...
HOW TO BE A RAILWAY SIGNALMAN DVD BOX SET
DEMAND MEDIA    Book Number: 87405
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Unknown

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A 64 page magazine and 52 minute DVD in one neat box set. Preserved steam railways have to perform to the same high safety standards as public railways and the process of becoming a signalman can ...
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