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Travel Books


Great Victorian Railway Journeys Great Victorian Railway Journeys

by Karen Farrington, 2012.

Hardback; published by BBC; forward by Michael Portillo;
Colour and black and white illustrations; based on the BBC television series

New for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Railway Holiday in Austria

Railway Holiday in Austria

by O.S.Nook, 1965.

Hardback; railway holiday series no 3.

Used, very good condition for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Great British Railway Journeys Great British Railway Journeys

by Charlie Bunce, 2011

Hardback; published by Collins; colour and black and white illustrations;
forward by Michael Portillo; contains the 9 journeys from the BBC series of the same name

New for £16.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Railway Walks - exploring disused railways

Railway Walks

by Gareth Lovett Jones, 1983

Hardback; published by David and Charles; black and white illustrations

Used, very good condition for £8.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Travel Guides

Travel It's that time of year again!
'Where to go on holiday?'
'What to do when you get there?'

Here are some holiday guides to help. More guides and travel writing books are coming all the time and if there is a particular place you are thinking of, just let us know. We might have just what you are looking for!

Don't forget to check out our travel games page where you will find travel games to help complete your holiday or adventure!



Rough Guides
2006 edition
Paperback 807 pages

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Thomas Cook Travellers
2007 edition
Paperback 192 pages

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Thomas Cook Travellers
2006 edition
Paperback 192 pages

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Thomas Cook Travellers
2006 edition
Paperback 192 pages

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Thomas Cook Travellers
2006 edition
Paperback 192 pages

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Berlitz Pocket Guide
2006 edition
Paperback 144 pages

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Wurzburg City Guide
(in English)
2008 edition
Paperback 128 pages

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DK Eyewitness Travel
2008 edition
Paperback 720 pages

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These guides are all available via our Amazon storefront and have the standard Amazon charge of £2.80 p&p per book.

Rest of the World


Globetrotter Travel Guide
2008 edition
Paperback 128 pages


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Hong Kong
Marco Polo Guide
2013 edition
Paperback 152 pages
(shelf and browsing wear)

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Washington DC
Frommer's Day by Day Guide
2010 edition
Paperback 184 pages

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Washington DC
Mustsees from Michelin
2009 edition
Paperback 160 pages

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Washington Pop Out Map
Compass Maps
2007 edition

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UK Historical Attractions

But why go abroad when there is so much to see and do in the UK or Ireland? The following historical attractions are bursting full of interest and intrigue. Read the guides before you visit to make sure you don't miss a thing. Who has time when you are there? Enjoy yourself by being fully informed before you arrive. A selection available from cj-books-etc includes:

National Trust for Scotland Guides Bannockburn

Other locations walkshistory

If there is a specific location you need more information about that is not listed here, please contact us as we have many other travel and history books available.

Coming Soon - Vintage Travel Writing Section

bwlivingstone We at cj-books-etc are passionate about a number of things. Books are one. Travel is another. Combining the two is only natural! And old books have always had a special place in our hearts too.

Coming soon we have a wonderful selection of vintage travel writing editions many from a bygone age long before the package holiday. Keep checking back so as not to miss these exciting opportunities to travel with intrepid explorers and adventurers around the world.

Did you find what you are looking for?

searching Here on the cj-books-etc website we specialise in certain areas to bring you a great selection of often unique books and puzzles. We also have thousands of other items available for sale but our website at the moment only shows our selected items, mainly in our specialist areas.

The selections on offer on our website are increasing all the time but for general books and puzzles, on all subjects, it is best to simply contact us direct with details of any item you are looking for as we may well have it in stock!

Finding Service

And if not, then there is always our Finding Service for those hard to obtain titles, be it an out-of-print book, a specific edition, or out-of-production jigsaw etc.

We have many very satisfied clients who have used our finding service again and again confident in the knowledge that we will try our hardest to find them the item they want at a reasonable price and in as good a condition as possible. So just contact us with details of the item and we'll do all the hard work for you.

Gift Wrapping


For that special gift, why not add gift wrapping to your order.

This is available for £2.00 per item. Gift wrapping can be added to your order at checkout. Don't forget to let us know the wording for the gift card.


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Thomas Kinkade

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