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Nationalization: Is it a Sign of the Imminent Return of Our Lord Jesus Christ?

By: Frost, Frank Dutton

Price: £0.75

Publisher: Cheltenham, Privately Printed: 1948

Seller ID: 011524

. 4 pages. Undated but issued at a time when Railways had been nationalized but Iron and Steel were still "in the process of nationalization". View more info

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George and Robert Stephenson: The World's Workers Series

By: Mateaux, Clara L (Matéaux)

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited: 1891

Seller ID: 480069

. 128 pages, some foxing. Decorated coloured cloth boards. Old Scottish library labels. An anecdotal biography for young people of the great railway pioneers and bridge engineers George Stephenson and his son Robert. View more info

Leading Articles on Various Subjects

By: Miller, Hugh; Davidson, John (editor)

Price: £28.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, William P Nimmo: 1870

Seller ID: 421740

. viii + 453 pages + catalogue. Articles on the Educational Question (first 104 pages); Highland Clearances (short piece on Strathcarron/Glencalvie and long piece ofn the ruination of Sutherland); Conclusion of the War in Afghanistan; Sabbath running of railways; and many other subjects. View more info

Modern Industrial History (New Teaching series)

By: Worts, Frederick Robert

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1919

Seller ID: 011593

. 250 pages. Despite stamps to endpapers indicating its past allocation to several pupils in Rugby School, and (later?) presence in Hornsey County School, Harringey, London, this book is in pretty good conditioon internally, with a somewhat tired but by no means dilapidated exterior. Covers the period from the mid-18th to the early 20th centuries, including the industrial revolution, factories, agricultural revolution, Laissez-Faire, Social and Industrial conditions,... View more info