BOOKS

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$7.00

100 Years of Melbourne Trams

Metropolitan Transit Authority


This book examines the history of Melbourne's famous and iconic trams - one of the city's most enduring symbols. Many photos and illustrations show the trams in their surroundings - the streetscapes of today and yesterday.





$5.00

The Melbourne, Brunswick & Coburg Tramways Trust

original text by Bob Prentice; edited by Dean Filgate


A brief history of the Melbourne, Brunswick and Coburg Tramways Trust






$10.00

Melbourne Tramways





$10.00

City Lines - Of the Sydney Tramway System

Keenan, David R.






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Buses, Trolleys & Trams

Chas S. Dunbar


Here is the colourful, fascinating story of road transport from the days of the stage and the long-distance mailcoach to the crowded age of the monorail, the expressway, and buses that go by themselves.  More than 200 photographs and engravings collected from all over the world include rare and historical pictures. There are 24 pages of lively colour with pictures of buses, trams and streetcars.





$10.00

NSW Railways – The First 25 Years

Australian Railway Historical Society - NSW Division






$7.00

Adelaide Trams Today

Steve McNicol 2009





$22.00

Melbourne Tram Book

Dale Budd & Randell Wilson


The Melbourne Tram Book is a colourful and compact tribute to Melbourne’s famous trams, one of the city’s most enduring symbols. More than 200 photographs and illustrations show trams in the streetscapes of today and yesterday.





$22.00

Melbourne Tram Book – 3rd Edition

Dale Budd & Randell Wilson


This fully updated new edition of The Melbourne Tram Book is a colourful and compact tribute to Melbourne’s famous trams, one of the city’s most enduring symbols. More than 200 photographs and illustrations show trams in the streetscapes of today and yesterday, with detailed commentary from tram experts Randall Wilson and Dale Budd.






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Romance of Australian Trams

John Larkins & Bruce Howard





$10.00

The Sydney Tram – A Pictorial Review





$18.00

Shooting Through – Sydney by Tram (Hardcover Small)

Caroline Butler Bowdon, Annie Campbell & Howard Clark


At its peak, after London's, Sydney's tramway network was the largest tramway system in the British Empire and was a central part of Sydney life for 100 years. This book covers the history from the first horsedrawn trams in 1861 to the last tram in 1957.






$59.50

Last Tram at 11 (Hardcover)

William F. Scott


This book details the histories of the various tramways of Ballarat, Bendigo and Geelong. It deals with the initial proposals and reasons cited for tramways in these cities. It traces the construction and operation of these provincial tramway systems through to their eventual closure and the preservation of portions of the Ballarat and Bendigo tramway systems as operating tramway museums today.







$5.00

The Municipal Tramways Trust – Pocket Guide






$5.00

William (The Tram) – City Adventures (Childrens Book)

Kevin Patterson







$15.00

The Tram to Bondi (Childrens Book)

Libby Hathron


A story of a young boy's adventures working as a paperboy on the busy trams, travelling to Bondi Beach.






$20.00

Trams

Frank Sullivan and Fred Winkowski


A Guide to the Worlds Class Streetcars





$25.00

Mind the Curve

John Keating


A lively, well-illustrated, nostalgic history of the cable trams of Melbourne and Sydney.






$25.00

The Golden City and it's Tramways (Hardcover)

Alan Bradley


Is a superb book about the social, political and technical history of the Ballarat tramways from their inception as a horse drawn system in 1887,

the electrification in 1905 and closure in 1971.





$15.00

A Day in Melbourne - Adult Colouring & Activity Books

Brady Michaels, Dale Campisi

 

A colour-in book for everyone from curious kids to culturally-minded travellers. Featuring approximately 20 line drawings of iconic Melbourne scenes.




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