4 edition of Secret letters from the railway found in the catalog.
Secret letters from the railway
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Charles Steel ; [edited] by Brian Best.|
|Genre||Correspondence., Personal narratives, British.|
|Contributions||Best, Brian, 1941-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 184 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||184|
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