Manchester Sheffield & Lincolnshire Railway (Extension to London, &c.) Bill.

[POLLITT William] House of Commons Parliament

4 parts bound as 1, 1891. In contemporary maroon half morocco over morocco cloth, some blind tooling, edges rubbed. Spine, gilt title, edges rubbed. Internally, [1], 2-19, [1] - Order. 2, [2] - Statement. [2], [1], 2-12, [2] - An Act. (ii),…

£210 | Published: 1891 | Publisher: Vacher & Sons

General Description of the Britannia and Conway Tubular Bridges...

A Resident Assistant. [CLARK Edwin 1814-1894] [CLARK Latimer]

G, 1849, 3rd ed, 1 map. Upper cover plain paper wrap, lacking lower, with protective brown paper wraps, tile by hand. Internally, frontis present, faint name at tp head, [3], 4-34 pp, 1 map, 5 illustrations within text, [1], [4] subscriber…

£125 | Published: 1849 | Publisher: Chapman and Hall

An Account of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway WITH Report on the Comparative Merits of Loco-Motive & Fixed Engines (*2) WITH Observations on the Comparative Merits of Locomotive & Fixed Engines


Rare, 4 titles in 1 vol, 7 plates (including 5 folding plans). VG. In contemporary brown calf over blue marbled boards, gilt tooling, edges rubbed. Spine, gilt tooling and titles. Internally, [1] An account of the Liverpool & Manchester…

£2600 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Wales and Baines; John and Arthur Arch; R Wrightson, J Taylor

The Britannia and Conway Tubular Bridges.

CLARK Edwin Resident Engineer 1814-1894

VG, 2 text volumes (of 3 - lacks the plate vol), 1850, 17 pls. A subscribers proof tall paper copy. In the publishers quarter calf over embossed blue cloth, corners bumped. Spines, worn, gilt titles edges bumped, some loss, worn along joints.…

£350 | Published: 1850 | Publisher: Day and Son. and John Weale

The Britannia and Conway Tubular Bridges, with General Inquiries on Beams and on the Properties of Materials used in Construction

CLARK Edwin Resident Engineer 1814-1894. (STEPHENSON Robert) 1803-1859

3 Volumes complete, (1*Plates, 2*text), 1st ed, 1850, text vols in embossed dark green cloth. Spine re-laid, gilt titles faded. Internally, Vol 1, half title, map frontis, [5], (vi-xii). [1], 2-466 pp, 8 pls, 1 map. Frontis, [3], (vi-vii), [1] pl…

£2200 | Published: 1850 | Publisher: Day and Son. and John Weale

An Account of the Construction of the Britannia and Conway Tubular Bridges,

FAIRBAIRN William [Sir] 1789-1874

VG, 1st ed, 1849, 20 pls, complete. In contemporary black quarter morocco over purple cloth, corners rubbed, edges faded. Re-spined, old laid down, gilt tooling & titles. Internally, frontis, [5], (vi-xii), [1], 2-291 pp, [1], 20 pls…

£350 | Published: 1849 | Publisher: John Weale, and Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans,

High-Ways & Dry-Ways; or, the Britannia and Conway Tubular Bridges.

HEAD Francis Bond Sir 1793-1875

1st ed, VG, 1850. In modern grey boards, titles to spine in black to a cream paper label. Internally, new cream endpapers, [4], [1], 2-86 pp, printed by W Clowes and Sons, Stamford Street, some browning to edges, some marginal loss to 1 leaf. …

£85 | Published: 1850 | Publisher: John Murray

The Great Northern Railway Acts [*19 of]

House of Commons Parliament

19 Acts to Include: Great Northern; Boston, Stamford, & Birmingham; East Lincolnshire; and much more;1846-1849. In contemporary worn half calf over worn marbled boards, corners & edges bumped & worn with loss, printed label to upper board, no…

£495 | Published: 1846 | Publisher: George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode

Second Report on the Road from London to Holyhead

House of Commons Parliament

G, 1819, with map. In the publishers blue printed wraps, lacking most of spine strip. Internally, [2], [1], 8-17 pp, [1], 1 map (No 8, folding, of the Present & Proposed Mail Roads between Holyhead & Bangor Ferry, in the County of Anglesey,…

£85 | Published: 1819 | Publisher: The House of Commons

Report from Select Committee on Carlisle and Glasgow Road

House of Commons Parliament TELFORD Thomas 1757-1834.

Uncommon, containing: The Report; Minutes of Evidence; Mr Telford's Report & Estimate; Plan and Section of the Road. In plain modern paper wraps, no title. Internally, [2], 3-20 pp, 4 maps (large folding), to be Printed 28 June 1815. (HC 463).…

£190 | Published: 1815 | Publisher: The House of Commons