Hornby Dublo 1938-1962 - The Story Of The Perfect Table Railway

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New Cavendish Books Limited. 1987. Michael Foster. 2nd reprint of a 1980 publication. Hardback. DJ Condition: Used - Good. Some sign of shelf-wear on edges and corners. 4" tear to DJ at bottom right of back (see photographs). Not price-clipped. Book Condition: Used - Very Good. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read with no inscriptions or annotations. Pages bright and clear throughout.

"Hornby Dublo 1938-1964 forms Volume 3 of The Hornby Companion Series. In its time Hornby Dublo was undoubtedly one of the finest miniature railway systems to evolve in the United Kingdom. First introduced in 1938, the little diecast-bodied locomotives, in particular, set new standards in miniature railway modelling for the time. They became so successful that they eventually ousted the legendary Hornby gauge system from the Hornby range.

The book, which forms the first complete history of the subject, also includes a check list detailing every production item together with all known variations".

Item details

Author(s):
Michael Foster
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8.5" tall by 11.5" wide
Edition:
Reprint
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0904568180
ISBN-13:
9780904568189
Number of pages:
416
Publisher:
New Cavendish Books Limited
Title:
Hornby Dublo 1938-1962 - The Story Of The Perfect Table Railway

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New Cavendish Books Limited. 1987. Michael Foster. 2nd reprint of a 1980 publication. Hardback. DJ Condition: Used - Good. Some sign of shelf-wear on edges and corners. 4" tear to DJ at bottom right of back (see photographs). Not price-clipped. Book Condition: Used - Very Good. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read with no inscriptions or annotations. Pages bright and clear throughout.

"Hornby Dublo 1938-1964 forms Volume 3 of The Hornby Companion Series. In its time Hornby Dublo was undoubtedly one of the finest miniature railway systems to evolve in the United Kingdom. First introduced in 1938, the little diecast-bodied locomotives, in particular, set new standards in miniature railway modelling for the time. They became so successful that they eventually ousted the legendary Hornby gauge system from the Hornby range.

The book, which forms the first complete history of the subject, also includes a check list detailing every production item together with all known variations".

Author(s):
Michael Foster
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8.5" tall by 11.5" wide
Edition:
Reprint
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0904568180
ISBN-13:
9780904568189
Number of pages:
416
Publisher:
New Cavendish Books Limited
Title:
Hornby Dublo 1938-1962 - The Story Of The Perfect Table Railway

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