Beispielbild für diese ISBN

Platform Souls: The Trainspotter As Twentieth-Century Hero

Whittaker, Nicholas

19 Bewertungen bei GoodReads
ISBN 10: 0575400110 / ISBN 13: 9780575400115
Verlag: Trafalgar Square, 1997
Gebraucht Zustand very good
Verkäufer Nearfine Books (Brooklyn, NY, USA) Anzahl: 1

Bei weiteren Verkäufern erhältlich

Alle  Exemplare dieses Buches anzeigen

Gently used. Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 9780575400115-3

Über diesen Titel:

Inhaltsangabe:

The sight of Britannia 70004 roaring through Burton-on-Trent one summer afternoon in the mid-sixties would have provided a suitable baptism for any youngster on his first trainspotting jaunt. For Nicholas Whittaker it was the beginning of a thirty-year love affair with the railways. Platform Souls is his personal odyssey through the changing world of this most English of pursuits. 'An elegy: for the steam trains already vanishing when Whittaker's hobby began in 1964; for the short-lived diesel age which followed; for an era of near innocence ...This theme is neatly handled, as is the appeal to the sheer romance of railways, the poetry of trains' TLS

Über den Autor: Nicholas Whittaker is the author of Platform Souls: The Trainspotter as Twentieth-century Hero, Blue Period: Nots from a Life in the Titillation Trade, Sweet Talk and Toys Were Us. As well as single-handedly writing the 1984 Pontin's brochure, he has contributed to a wide variety of magazines and newspapers, including Company, Arena, Punch, the Guardian, the Sunday Times, the Daily Mail, the Daily Telegraph and the Express. Nicholas Whittaker lives in north London.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Bibliografische Details

Titel: Platform Souls: The Trainspotter As ...

Verlag: Trafalgar Square

Erscheinungsdatum: 1997

Zustand: very good

Zahlungsarten

Zahlungsarten, die dieser Verkäufer akzeptiert

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue


Verkäufer Nearfine Books
Adresse: Brooklyn, NY, USA

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 13. Juni 2014
Verkäuferbewertung 4 Sterne


Geschäftsbedingungen:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it is described on the Abebooks web sites. If
you are dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the
order has not arrived, you are eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery
date. If you have changed your mind about a book that you have ordered, please use the Ask
bookseller a question link to contact us and we will respond within 2 business days.


Versandinformationen:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.


Anbieterinformationen: Nearfine Books is a bookseller specialised in hard-to-find and out-of-print titles. We are based in London and New York.

Gebraucht kaufen
Preis: EUR 70,02 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 5,61 Von USA nach Deutschland Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen