Uncommon Local Railway item. Draft(?) MS manuscript long section of a proposed (narrow gauge?) railway from Llanrwst to the Blaenau Festiniog Quarries nearly 14 miles long. Not titled or dated, but probably early 1860s. Size 60" x 17", ink on…

£100 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Unknown

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

A Compendium of Mechanics;

BRUNTON Robert 1796-1852

VG, 5th ed greatly enlarged, 6 pls, 1831. In its original printed boards, corners & edges lightly bumped & worn. Spine, worn with some loss. Internally, frontis, [7], 8-189 pp, [1], 6 pls (B&W), ink name to upper board & fep (Henry Bradley),…

£150 | Published: 1831 | Publisher: John Niven, Jun. Whittaker, Treacher, and Arnott and G Herbert. Oliver and Boyd.

A Description of the Conway Tubular Bridge, and Castle


In printed soft covers, upper cover held by tape. Internally, B&W frontis, [3], 4-36 pp, adverts to lower cover, ink name to upper cover (Lew Owain). (165*107 mm)

£50 | Published: 1848 | Publisher: Thomas Catherall

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

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

CLARK Edwin, Resident Engineer1814-1894

2 text volumes only of 3 (lacks pl vol) VG, 1st ed, 1850, in red cloth, spines faded, gilt titles. Vol 1, map frontis, [3], (vi-xii), [1], 2-466 pp, 9 pls (includes 1 map). Vol 2, [3], (vi-vii), [1] pl list, [1], 2-821 pp, [1], (iv) subscribers…

£400 | Published: 1850 | Publisher: Published for the Author by Day and Son. and John Weale