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Title Item Description Price No. in stock
700th Goose Fair Newspaper Nottingham Evening Post Souvenir Guide 22.00 SOLD
700 Years of Goose Fair Book Celebration of Nottingham Goose Fair history 25.00 1
A Little and Often Book Anecdotes of a life in steam 4.50 SOLD
All the Fun of the Fair Booklet The history of the travelling fair. 5.00 SOLD
Anderton and Rowland's 1854-2004 Booklet History of the West Country fairground firm. 8.00 SOLD
Anderton and Rowland's: Illusion & Reality Book The history of this famous amusement family. 50.00 SOLD
Bioscope Shows and Their Engines Book How bioscopes travelled with their steam engines 28.00 SOLD
Birmingham Onion Fair Book The history of this famous Midlands fair. 20.00 SOLD
British Fairgrounds: A Photographic History Book Britain's fairground heritage from the late 1800s to the present day in over 200 photos. 55.00 SOLD
British Road Steam vehicles Book Pictorial history of British traction engines. Includes showmen's engines. 10.00 1
Burrell Showmans Road Locomotives Book The story of showman's type road locomotives manufactured by Charles Burrell & Sons Ltd. 65.00 1
Buses on the Old Fairground Book 150 showman's buses photographed by Robert Jowitt. 20.00 SOLD
Carousel Animals Book The history of carousels and merry-go-round horses 15.00 SOLD
The Carousel Animal Book Rare, much-desired out of print book. 25.00 1
Carousel Horses Book The definitive history of carousels around the world. 50.00 1
Carter's Steam Fair Book The history of this fair from 1976 to 2002. 15.00 SOLD
Cheapjack Book True story of a fairground worker. 20.00 SOLD
The Circular Steam Switchback Book History of these ornate rides. 50.00 SOLD
Come to the Fair Book The story of British fairgrounds and the showmen who attend them. 20.00 SOLD
Das Oktoberfest Book Celebration of this famous German fair. 25.00 SOLD
A Decade of Delights Book Celebrating the National Fairground Archive. 8.00 SOLD
Discovering English Fairs Book A pocket guide to charter fairs and their origins. 10.00 1
Discovering Traction Engines Book Classic publication on traction engines. 9.50 1
Dodgem Greaser Book Memoirs of a fairground boy. 20.00 SOLD
Engines at Work Book Photographs of traction engines, including showmens. 15.00 1
The English Circus and Fair Ground Book History and tradition of circus and fairs. 27.50 1
The English Fair Book Detailed history of English fairs. 19.00 1
English Fairs Book A guide to the history and rides of travelling fairs. 15.00 1
English Fairs and Markets Book The part fairs and markets have played in English life. 23.00 SOLD
Everybody's Favourite Book The story of R Edwards and Sons Ltd. 21.00 SOLD
Fair Enough Book Pinner Fair: the last 200 years. 12.00 1
Fairfield Folk Book A history of the British fairground and its people. 65.00 SOLD
Fairfield Folk ISIS Edition Book A history of the British fairground and its people. 65.00 1
Fairground and Circus Transport (first edition) Book Chronicles vehicles, marques and types used in 'showland' over the years. 12.50 1
Fairground and Circus Transport (reprint) Book Chronicles vehicles, marques and types used in 'showland' over the years. 8.95 1
Fairground Album Book Photos and information about various rides. 12.00 SOLD
Fairground Architecture Book All-time classic fairground book looking at the rides, the joints and the transport. 25.00 SOLD
Fairground Art Book Definitive fairground book - first edition collectable. 45.00 SOLD
Fairground Attraction Book Photographic journey into the world of the travelling showman. 20.00 2
Fairground Engines in Focus Book Over 260 photographs of showman's engines taken during their working days. 15.00 1
Fairground Family Book The Noyce family: children's book 19.29 1
Fairground Fun at Folly Farm Booklet The rides at the Folly Farm attraction in South Wales. 20.00 1
Fairground Heritage Volume One: An Age of Achievement Book The early days of travelling fairgrounds and their rides 15.00 1
Fairground Heritage Volume Two: The Steam Age Book The golden age of fairground: steam rides 15.00 4
The Fairground Organ Book Its music, mechanism and history. 20.00 SOLD
Fairground Snaps Book Classic book of fairground photography (colour/bw) 20.00 1
Fairground Steam Book History and specification of steam rides. 15.00 3
Fairground Strollers and Showfolk Book A history of the Freeman-Biddall family of fairground travellers. 19.00 1
Fairground Transport Book A book full of photos of fairground transport. 30.00 1
Fair Organ Focus Book 50 years of fair organ preservation in Britain. 20.00 2
Fair Organs Book 50 pictures of fairground organs. 11.00 1
Fairs and Circuses Book History of fairs and circuses for children. 5.00 1
Fairs and Circuses in the Black Country Book The story of travelling entertainment in the Black Country. 30.00 1
Fairs and Revels Book A study of fairs and other festivities 20.00 2
The Fairs of Dundee Book The story of Dundee Fairs over eight centuries. 15.00 1
The Famous Thurstons Book The story of the famous fairground family. 40.00 SOLD
Ferris Wheels Book The story of this well-known and much-loved ride. 20.00 1
Freaks: Myths and Images of the Secret Self (Hardback) Book In depth examination of the freak from classical times to the present. 23.00 1
Freaks: Myths and Images of the Secret Self (Paperback) Book In depth examination of the freak from classical times to the present. 15.00 1
Frederick Savage Collection Folder Collection includes facsimile drawings, handbills and photographs of Savage's. 130.00 1
A Gallery of Old Timers Book Traction engines, fairground rides, and more. 20.00 1
Gallopers Book The history of all UK galloping horses rides. 50.00 SOLD
Gallopers 1998 Update Book A survey of all existing sets of British-built Galloping Horses. 55.00 SOLD
NEW Gallopers 2013 Update Book A survey of surviving sets of Galloping Horses. 17.00 1
Going to the Fair Book The history of fairs for children. 13.00 1
Goose Fair: A Legend of Nottingham Book Historic Goose Fair cover - over 100 years old. 25.00 1
The Great Nottingham Goose Fair Book The full story of this famous fair. 16.00 2
The Harry Lee Story Book One man's devotion to the preservation of steam yachts. 20.00 1
Heart of England Fairs Book Magnificent collection of photographs of the fairs of the Midlands through the camera of Jack Leeson. 9.50
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Historic Fairground Scenes (1977 Edition) Book The heyday of the British fair 1860-1940 15.00 1
Historic Fairground Scenes (1989 Edition) Book The heyday of the British fair 1860-1940 10.00 1
The History and Lore of Freaks Book An intriguing overview of a twilight terrain. 10.00 1
Hull Fair Book History of this famous fair. 16.00 1
An Illustrated History of Traction Engines Book Includes showground locomotives and fair organs. 8.00 1
International Fairs Book The history of fairs from earliest times. 18.00 1
In the feast of St. Edmund the King: Petworth Fair 1189-1993 Book Photographic record of the ancient Petworth Fair 15.00 1
John Ling's Memories of a Travelling Life Book Based on recordings of John Ling's life. 60.00 1
Jump On, Jump On Book Full colour book devoted to old-time rides, sideshows and the showmen that operate them. 35.00 1
The Key Frame Book Fair Organ Appreciation Society magazines from 2.99 21
Manders Shows & Menageries Book Book on "the greatest showman of his day". 5.00 SOLD
Mannings Amusements Book Chronicles of a Hertfordshire family. 90.00 SOLD
Memoirs of Bartholomew Fair 1892 Edition Book 1892 reprint of 1857 original. The first ever book about fairs. 26.00 1
Memoirs of Bartholomew Fair 1973 Edition Book Reprint of 1857 book with foreword by David Braithwaite 19.00 1
Memories of St. Giles' Fair Book The story of St. Giles' Fair, Oxford 32.00 2
Men at Work Book The fairground artists and artisans of Orton & Spooner. 35.00 SOLD
Merrymaking and Frolic! A History of the Stratford Mop Book ...and the town's other fairs. 55.00 1
Midland Fairground Families Book Meet the families and the rides they travel. 125.00 SOLD
Mister Organ Man Book The story of Leonard Brooks's life as a showman, 15.00 1
Mitcham Fair Book Merton in Pictures - Book 3. 20.00 2
Old Nottingham Goose Fair: A Story in Pictures Book Superbly illustrated book on the fair's early history. 25.00 SOLD
On Display Book A celebration of 40 years of fair organ preservation. 15.00 1
Organ Parade Book Photographs of fairground organs. 25.00 1
Organs, Rides and Engines on Parade Vol One Book Photographs of fairground organs, rides and engines. 22.00 1
Organs, Rides and Engines on Parade Vol Two Book Photographs of fairground organs, rides and engines. 22.00 1
Painted Engines Book Full colour pictures and lighthearted histories. 18.00 1
A Palace on Wheels Book Signed copy: history of showmen's living wagons. 50.00 SOLD
Pat Collins: King of Showmen Book The story of Pat Collins. Very rare signed copy. 90.00 SOLD
A Pictorial History of the Carousel Book Large format hardback book, great photographs. 35.00 2
Popular Art in England Book Includes fairground art. 8.00 1
Popular Art: Past & Present Book Includes a section on fairground art. 10.00 1
Popular English Art Book Treatise on Folk Art and its decline. 12.50 1
Renown: History and Restoration of a Steam Showmans Engine Book English fairground carved animals from the 1870s to the 1930s. 4.90 SOLD
Road Locomotives and Tractors Book Over half of the book is devoted to showmens engines. 10.00 1
Roundabout People Book The artistry and culture of traditional roundabout rides in the UK. 10.00 SOLD
Roundabout Relics Book English fairground carved animals from the 1870s to the 1930s. 26.00 SOLD
Savage of King's Lynn Book Inventor of machines & merry-go-rounds. 65.00 SOLD
Savages Limited: A Short History 1850-1964 Book The history of this famous fairground engineering company. 55.00 SOLD
Savage's of King's Lynn: Catalogue for 1902 Booklet 1973 reprint of 1902 catalogue. 40.00 SOLD
Seventy Years a Showman Book The life story of 'Lord' George Sanger. 25.00 SOLD
Seventy Years a Showman (Fitzroy Edition) Book The life story of 'Lord' George Sanger. Revised edition. 25.00 SOLD
Seventy Years a Showman (1938 Edition) Book The life story of 'Lord' George Sanger. Revised edition. 22.00 SOLD
Showman's Engines Book Locomotion papers number twenty-seven 15.00 2
Showmans Road Locomotives Book Vintage steam album 3 10.00 1
Showmen and Suckers Book Circuses, fairgrounds, music halls, pantomimes, etc. 20.00 1
Showmen of Wiltshire Book Pictorial record of Wiltshire showmen and their rides. 38.00 SOLD
Slot Machines Book A Hall of Fame for classic machines of yesteryear. 12.00 1
Some Wallis & Steevens Traction Engines and Steam Wagons Book A varied selection of traction engines. 18.00 SOLD
Steam at Thursford Book The story of the Thursford fairground collection. 22.50 2
Steam Engines at Bressingham Book The story of the famous steam museum. 7.50 1
Steam Entertainment Book Fairground rides, miniature railways, etc. 8.00 1
Steam in the West Book Featuring showmens engines, rides and organs. 10.00 1
Steam Traction Engines, Wagons and Rollers in Colour Book The history of traction engines and traction engines in preservation. 10.00 1
Step Inside Now, Step Inside Book Ken Fox's life on the Wall of Death 3.50 SOLD
St Giles Fair 1830 - 1914 Book The history of this Oxford street fair. 29.00 SOLD
The Story of Harris's Fun Fairs Book A detailed history of this showland family. 11.50 SOLD
Townsends: A Showman's Story Book The story of the Townsend show family. 60.00 2
Traction Engine Album Book Colour photographs of traction engines, including fairground engines. 20.00 1
The Traction Engine Companion Book Includes a chapter on: "The Case of the Showman's Engine". 10.00 1
Traction Engines: Two Centuries of Steam Power Book Includes entire chapter on fairground engines and steam rides. 15.00 1
Traction Engines Book Shire book on these giants of the steam age. 11.50 1
Traction Engines Book Rare Salmon Cameracolour guide. 6.50 1
Traction Engines in Focus Book An album of over 200 photographs, including fairground. 12.00 1
Traction Engines in Review Book Featuring showmen's engines and rides. 10.00 1
The Traditional Fairground Book 'Roundabout People' and 'Jump On, Jump On' box set. 20.00 SOLD
Travelling Fairs Book The history of travelling fairs. 15.00 1
The Travelling People Book A unique picture of a unique way of life. 25.00 1
Trucks in Britain: Fairground Eight Wheelers Book A pictorial look at fairground transport. 30.00 1
Trucks in Britain Vol 2: Fairground Transport Book The varied types of commercial vehicle in showland use. 18.00 3
The Tussauds Collection of Fairground Art Book Auction catalogue for Wookey Hole sale in 1997. 12.00 SOLD
UK Gallopers 1996 Book Limited edition of Brian Steptoe's reports. 20.00 1
Ups & Downs & Roundabouts Book Biography of the Corrigan family. 84.00 SOLD
Vintage Fairground Transport Book The best examples of showmen's transport. 25.00 SOLD
Wells Charter Fairs and Markets Book A retrospective of Wells Charter Fairs and Markets. 12.00 1
Whilst I Live I'll Crow Book An illustrated history of the Tuby family. 20.00 2
Whilst I Live I'll Crow (First Edition) Book An illustrated history of the Tuby family. 25.00 1
Wookey Hole 1975 Guide Booklet Includes a guide to Lady Bangor's Fairground Collection. 13.50 1
Wookey Hole 1977 Guide Booklet Includes a guide to Lady Bangor's Fairground Collection. 13.50 1
Wookey Hole 1980 Guide Booklet Includes a guide to Lady Bangor's Fairground Collection. 13.50 1
Your Book of Traction Engines Book An account of their rise and fall. 15.00 1
A Zoo on Wheels Book Bostock and Wombwell's Menagerie 60.00 SOLD 

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