Semmens Peter W. B.: A Century of Railways : Through the Pages of "Railway Magazine" and Paintings from Members of the Guild of Railway Artists
Book Number: 018893
Oxford Publishing Co. Somerset, England 1996 96 pages profusely illustrated b/w photos colour paintings - July 1997 marks the centenary of the publication of the first issue of "Railway Magazine" which has recorded railway history as it happens. This book looks back at this period, highlighting key moments and events. The Guild of Railway Artists, which numbers in its membership nearly all of Britain's artists specializing in depicting railway scenes, has contributed a selection of colour illustrations by 32 railway artists. A brief biography and portrait of each contributing artist is included.