Bradshaw s Continental Railway Guide

Maps which appear as pull outs throughout the original text have been moved to a section after the main book. In order to make the original documents easier to interpret this edition has been published at a slightly enlarged scale.

Bradshaw s Continental Railway Guide

Bradshaw s Continental Railway Guide

An enlarged facsimile edition of Bradshaw's descriptive railway handbook of Europe originally published in 1853. Bradshaw's original tourist guide to rail travel is the star of the BBC's television series 'Great Continental Railway Journeys' as used by Michael Portillo. Produced in 1853 at a time that the railways became essential for tourism as well as infrastructure. This new larger format facsimile edition gives you the chance to explore what is now common, through the eyes of a continent for whom rail travel was still a novelty of the age. Providing a fascinating view of European railway travel in the nineteenth century. This Bradshaw's Continental Handbook has been recreated from the Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide and General Handbook Illustrated with Local and other Maps 'special edition' from 1853 and also Bradshaw's General Shareholders Manual and Directory 1853. Maps which appear as pull outs throughout the original text have been moved to a section after the main book. In order to make the original documents easier to interpret this edition has been published at a slightly enlarged scale.

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Bradshaw’s Continental Railway Guide (full edition)
Language: en
Pages: 1560
Authors: Bloomsbury Publishing
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

A facsimile edition of Bradshaw's fascinating guide to Europe's rail network. Bradshaw's descriptive railway handbook of Europe was originally published in 1913 and was the inspiration behind Michael Portillo's BBC television series 'Great Continental Railway Journeys'. It is divided into three sections: timetables for services covering the continent; short guides
Bradshaw’s Continental Railway Guide (full edition)
Language: en
Pages: 1560
Authors: Bloomsbury
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-20 - Publisher: Old House Books

A guide to Europe's rail network on the very brink of the First World War. Published in 1913, it is divided into three sections: timetables for services covering the continent, short guides to each city and notable destination and features, and a wealth of advertisements and ephemeral materials concerning hotels,
Bradshaw's Continental Railway, Steam Transit, and General Guide, for Travellers Through Europe
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Bloomsbury
Categories: Europe
Type: BOOK - Published: 1880 - Publisher:

Books about Bradshaw's Continental Railway, Steam Transit, and General Guide, for Travellers Through Europe
Bradshaw's continental [afterw.] monthly continental railway, steam navigation & conveyance guide. June 1847 - July/Oct. 1939
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: George Bradshaw
Categories: Europe
Type: BOOK - Published: 1864 - Publisher:

Books about Bradshaw's continental [afterw.] monthly continental railway, steam navigation & conveyance guide. June 1847 - July/Oct. 1939
Bradshaw's continental [afterw.] monthly continental railway, steam navigation & conveyance guide. June 1847 - July/Oct. 1939. Special ed
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: George Bradshaw
Categories: Europe
Type: BOOK - Published: 1865 - Publisher:

Books about Bradshaw's continental [afterw.] monthly continental railway, steam navigation & conveyance guide. June 1847 - July/Oct. 1939. Special ed