Bradshaw s Continental Railway Guide

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.

Author: George Bradshaw

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 0008201277

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Page: 480

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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

Bradshaw   s Continental Railway Guide  full edition

It is divided into three sections: timetables for services covering the continent; short guides to the best places to see and to stay in each city; and a wealth of advertisements and ephemeral materials concerning hotels, restaurants and ...

Author: Bloomsbury Publishing

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781908402691

Category: Transportation

Page: 1560

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Following its bestselling edition of Bradshaw's Handbook 1863, Old House brings you this fascinating 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, restaurants and services that might be required by the early twentieth century traveller by rail. It affords a fascinating glimpse of fin de siècle Europe and of a transport network that was shortly to be devastated by the greatest war the world had ever seen.
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Bradshaw s Continental Railway Guide full edition

Bradshaw   s Continental Railway Guide  full edition

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, ...

Author: Bloomsbury

Publisher: Old House Books

ISBN: 1908402474

Category: Transportation

Page: 1560

View: 371

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, restaurants and services.
Categories: Transportation

Great Continental Railway Journeys

Great Continental Railway Journeys

The new series (6x1-hour) will transmit in early November 2015, and this book will be the official, lavishly illustrated tie-in covering every single journey Portillo has undertaken across Europe.

Author: Michael Portillo

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781471151491

Category: Travel

Page: 256

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Great Continental Railway Journeysis now a firmly established series on BBC2, following in the illustrious tracks of its predecessor - Great British Railway Journeys. Both series are fronted by ex-politician Michael Portillo and in this European odyssey he travels around continental Europe, using George Bradshaw's1913 Continental Railway Guide. Now coming up for its fourth instalment this autumn, Portillo guides the train-travelling fan across Europe arriving at a myriad of magical and historically fascinating cities we all dream of travelling to by train. From London, to Paris, Bordeaux, Lyon, Copenhagen, Oslo, Lisbon, Madrid, Berlin, Monte Carlo, Prague, Munich, Zurich, Rome, Budapest, St Petersburg; all the way down to Constantinople, Haifa and Jerusalem - Portillo describes the great feats of engineering that built the various railway lines connecting Europe and further afield and the men and women who made these journeys famous through their deeds and words. The new series (6x1-hour) will transmit in early November 2015, and this book will be the official, lavishly illustrated tie-in covering every single journey Portillo has undertaken across Europe. Capturing all the colour, beauty, excitement and fervour of journeying across this historic continent can muster. A must-have purchase for any armchair fan of unique and award-winning travel programming.
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Bradshaw s monthly railway and steam navigation guide

Bradshaw s monthly railway and steam navigation guide

BRA D.SHAW'S BRITISH , CONTINENTAL , & INDIAN GUIDES Hard - Books for
1860 . AND Published ... 1 6 : BRADSHAW'S Continental Railway Guide , or
Continental Travellers ' HandBook for Europe , with splendid Map , Town Plans ,
& c .

Author: George Bradshaw

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ISBN: OXFORD:555044204

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Bradshaw s Through Route Overland Guide to India and Colonial Handbook

Bradshaw s Through Route Overland Guide to India  and Colonial Handbook

BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY GUIDES , & c . Published by W. J. ADAMS & SONS (
Bradshaw's British & Continental Guide Ofice ) , 59 , Fleet St. , E.C .; H.
BLACKLOCK CO . , Albert Square , Manchester ; And may be had through all
Booksellers in ...

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ISBN: UCBK:C022708865

Category: Travel

Page: 447

View: 950

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Bradshaw s railway almanack directory shareholders guide and manual

Bradshaw s railway almanack  directory  shareholders  guide  and manual

If wanted for the same day , half - past twelve o'clock is the latest time for
receiving orders ; but instructions should be given ... ALSO , BOUND IN CLOTH ,
PRICE TWO SHILLINGS AND SIX PENCE , BRADSHAW'S CONTINENTAL
RAILWAY ...

Author: George Bradshaw

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ISBN: OXFORD:555044734

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Bradshaw s illustrated hand book to Germany

Bradshaw s illustrated hand book to Germany

BRADSHAW ' S RAILWAY GUIDES , & Published by W . J . ADAMS & SONS (
Bradshaw ' s British & Continental Guide ... BRADSHAW ' S Railway and Steam
Navigation Guide for Great Britain and Ireland , with Splendid Railway Travelling
 ...

Author: George Bradshaw

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ISBN: OXFORD:555000808

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Bradshaw s illustrated hand book to Italy

Bradshaw s illustrated hand book to Italy

BRADSHAW ' S Railway Guide for England and Wales , giving the Official Time
Tables of all the Railways ( abridged from the larger Sixpenny Edition ) . Price ,
3d . By Post , 450 . BRADSHAW ' S Continental Railway Steam Transit and ...

Author: George Bradshaw

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ISBN: OXFORD:555000536

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