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THE THREE RAILWAY ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by William Middleton.
Stock no. 1319023
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The first title in the Railway series. The three engines all lived in the same shed and worked on the same railway... Small oblong format. Cream boards with green title and border to front cover. 62 pages. Colour illustrations. The first printing WITHOUT the advert at the rear of the volume for Thomas the Tank Engine which was published in 1946 and the use of the term fat director which is present on pages 40, 42, 52, 54, 56 and 60. In the 1947 edition and after he was renamed famously The Fat Controller. Covers slightly edge worn, some light foxing to covers. Small split to base of spine. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Stitching slightly pulled causing contents to be a little loose. Some small, light fingermarks to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small chips and slight loss and grubby. Still a nice, desirable copy of the scarce first edition with very scarce original dustwrapper.

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GORDON THE BIG ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1318023
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition.

Railway Series No. 8. Brown boards with yellow title and vignette. Full page colour illustrations. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Spine very slightly bumped. Tiny black mark to edge of rear cover. Endpapers lightly browned and foxed. A couple of hinges are cracked. Contents clean.

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TOBY THE TRAM ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 2131107
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

Railway Series No. 7. Poor Thomas has been in trouble - the Fat Controller asks Toby to come and help run the Branch Line. Delightful colour pictures every page. Grey boards, red titles and vignette. 4 x 5.5". 63 pages. Spine and cover edges are browned. A few small marks to rear cover. Grubby finger marks to front endpaper.

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FOUR LITTLE ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 2131105
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1955. Very good condition.

Railway series no. 10. Small oblong format. Black boards, gilt title and vignette to front. Colour pictures. A few small marks to covers.

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EDWARD THE BLUE ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 2131104
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition.

Blue boards with gilt vignette. Full page colour illustrations. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Spine is bumped and browned. Corners are bumped. A few marks to covers. Contents are very good.

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TOBY THE TRAM ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 2130456
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Railway Series No. 7. Poor Thomas has been in trouble - the Fat Controller asks Toby to come and help run the Branch Line. Delightful colour pictures every page. Grey boards, red titles and vignette. 4 x 5.5". 63 pages. Browning to cover edges. Bumping to corners. Pencil tick marks to other titles in series to last page. Wrapper is badly torn and creased, with some yellowing tape repairs; pieces of loss to edges.

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GORDON THE BIG ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 2130426
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1953. Good condition.

Railway Series No. 8. Blue boards with gilt title and vignette. Full page colour illustrations. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Covers are very unevenly faded and browned. Bumping to spine and corners. A few hinges are pulled. Some margin marks.

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EDWARD THE BLUE ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 2130425
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1954. Fair condition.

Blue boards with gilt vignette. Full page colour illustrations. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Covers are browned and foxed with pen doodle to rear cover. Some foxing and margin marks. A reading copy.

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TANK ENGINE THOMAS AGAIN
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 2130423
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 3rd 1951. Good condition.

Railway Series No 4. Blue boards, gilt title and vignette to front. Colour illustrations. Small, oblong format. Covers are unevenly browned with other marks, including cup ring mark. Inscription to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some margin marks. First 3 pages, including front endpaper has top corner cut off.

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TROUBLESOME ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 2130422
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1950. Poor condition.

Railway Series No. 5. Green boards with gilt decorations. Full page colour illustrations. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Marks and wear to covers. Contents are partially detached from binding, with stitching showing; one hinge broken. Tape repair to start and end of book. A reading copy only!

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THE LITTLE OLD ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 2128252
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Railway Series no. 14. Small oblong format. Grey/blue boards, brown title and vignette to front. Colour pictures. Browning to endpapers; a few light foxspots. Wrapper is stained to top of spine, with some edge-creasing and some spotting.

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FOUR LITTLE ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316920
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Railway series no. 10. Small oblong format. Black boards, gilt title and vignette to front. Colour pictures. Spine slightly bumped. A few light marks to covers. Some light foxing/page browning to endpapers else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn/torn with slight loss to top edge of front panel, rear panel is a little grubby and there are a few small tape repairs on verso.

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