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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 FLYING LOCOMOTIVE
Written by William Pene Du Bois. Illustrated by William Pene Du Bois.
Stock no. 2129970
Published by Museum Press Limited. 1st 1946. Good condition.

Oblong format. Blue cloth with red/green titles and decorations. Colour & b/w illustrations. Uneven fading to covers. Foxing. Contents are still generally very good.

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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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EAGLE NEW BOOK OF TRAINS
Written by Cecil J. Allen.
Stock no. 2127380
Published by Longacre Press Ltd.. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A completely new edition of this popular guide to railway history throughout the world. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w photographic illustrations throughout. 191 pages. 10.5 x 8". Wear to cover edges. Some fading to edges. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. A few grubby margin marks. Some foxing. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips, but minimal loss; some grubby marks.

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THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE STORY COLLECTION
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by Rev W. Awdry.
Stock no. 1816147
Published by Egmont. 1st thus 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Fourteen of the best-loved titles from the Reverend W. Awdry's classic Railway Series, including the most famous adventures of Thomas and his friends. Red cloth boards, silver titles and vignettes. Green ribbon page marker. Printed on cream paper. Colour illustrations. 508 pages. ISBN: 1405202025. Some slight scuffing to dustwrapper.

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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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GALLANT OLD ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by John Kenney.
Stock no. 1407139
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1966. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Small oblong format. Black boards, white titles and vignette to front. Colour pictures throughout. A little bumping to spine and corners. One hinge is cracked. A few light foxspots. Dustwrapper is edge worn with seom tears. Spine and folds are rubbed. Some creasing and rubbing to front panel. Rear panel is lightly browned. Couple of tears have been mended on verso with clear tape.

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DUKE THE LOST ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by Gunvor Edwards; Peter Edwards.
Stock no. 1407137
Published by Kaye & Ward. 1974. Almost very good condition.

Small oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. Railway Series No. 25. ISBN: 0718208404. Spine and corners a little bumped. Two small labels (including original price label) to rear board. Couple of scratches to front cover. Bottom corners of a few pages lightly creased. Some light foxing.

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OLIVER THE WESTERN ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by Gunvor Edwards; Peter Edwards.
Stock no. 1507540
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Railway series no. 24. Small format. Blue boards with orange title and vignette to front. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0718200284. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription with address in pen to front pastedown. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small tears and small amounts of loss from ends of spine and folds. Surface paper damage to front panel. Rear panel grubby.

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ENTERPRISING ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by Gunvor Edwards; Peter Edwards.
Stock no. 1507539
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1st 1968. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with yellow vignette to front and full page colour illustrations throughout. 56 pages. 4 x 5.5". Oblong format. ISBN: 0718200225. Minimal bumping to spine. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tiny chips at ends of spine and folds, small tear at top of spine, rear panel grubby, mark where label has been on front flap, foxing to rear fold.

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TROUBLESOME ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316760
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Railway Series No. 5. Green boards with gilt decorations. Full page colour illustrations. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Minimal bumping to spine. Some slight darkening to top edge of front cover. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is edge worn, grubby and lightly foxed/browned on verso but complete.

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HENRY THE GREEN ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316759
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Railway series no. 6 Yellow boards with blue vignette. Full page colour illustrations throughout. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Spine bumped. Slight darkening to cover edges. Light page edge browning to contents which are otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small chips., rear panel is just a little grubby.

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