The Story of a LegendAuthor: Picon, GuillaumeCode: 52085Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 260 pages Publisher: ACC ART BOOKS Published date:26/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
The first train to connect Paris to Constantinople - the gateway to the Orient and epitome of all its associated desires and fantasies - the Orient Express was an immediate success. Quickly nicknamed the king of trains, the train of kings, it had already become a legend in its own time. This unique train and its celebrated passengers (both real ......
Author: Waller, P.Code: 52327Price:AU $39.99Format: HardbackPublisher: DANAAN PUBLISHING Published date:07/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The steam locomotive is one of Britain’s greatest and most beautiful
inventions and generations have marvelled at the power conveyed
in its iron form. But the mystical qualities of smoke and pure white
steam give life to the locomotive and through the genius of design, it
appears to blend magically with the scenery ......
Gresley's Bold ExperimentAuthor: Tuffrey, PeterCode: 52450Price:AU $37.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:15/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
On 22 May 1934 a zenith of locomotive construction in the UK was reached when an enormous new locomotive entered traffic for the London & North Eastern Railway Company. The impressive engine was P2 Class no. 2001 Cock o' the North and it was painstakingly erected to the designs of eminent locomotive engineer H.N. Gresley (later Sir) at the ......