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TANK ENGINE THOMAS AGAIN
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316761
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1949. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Railway Series No 4. Pale blue textured boards, gilt title and vignette to front. Colour illustrations. Small, oblong format. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a bit grubby, there is loss to the spine (top and centre) and a small piece of loss to lower edge of rear panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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TOURIST'S GUIDE TO COUNTY OF SURREY
Written by G. Phillips Bevan.
Stock no. 1609466
1st 1879. Good condition.

Containing full information concerning all its favourite places of resort. With maps. Two of three maps MISSING. Spine and corners scuffed. A little annotation, some in ink.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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HANDBOOK TO THE COUNTY OF SUSSEX
Written by George F. Chambers.
Stock no. 1609465
Published by Edward Stanford. 1st 1877. Very good condition.

Containing full information concerning all its favourite places of resort, both on the coast and inland. With map and plan. Title to front is Tourists' Guide to Sussex. Spine and corners are bumped and scuffed. Endpapers browned. Front joint beginning to pull. Hinge opposite title page is cracked at top. One internal hinge pulled.
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TOBY THE TRAM ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316758
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a good 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. Spine bumped. Fading to spine and cover edges. Light foxing to endpapers, pale page edge browning to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped with small pieces of loss to top of spine and to front panel edges. Rear panel of wrapper is just a little grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GORDON THE BIG ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316757
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Railway Series No. 8. Brown boards with yellow vignette. Full page colour illustrations. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Spine bumped. Foxing to endpapers and pale page edge browning to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with a piece of loss to top edge of rear panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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EDWARD THE BLUE ENGINE
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316756
Published by Edmund Ward Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with gilt vignette. Full page colour illustrations. 62 pages. 4.25 x 5.75". Spine slightly bumped and sunned. Some pale page edge browning and edge of title-page is slightly marked. Foxing to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small tears and a little grubby to rear panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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FIVE ON A SECRET TRAIL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1406934
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The 15th Famous Five adventure which all began because of Timmy's wounded ear and the collar he had to wear... Red boards, black lettering. Pictorial blue and black endpapers. Two-tone & b/w illustrations throughout. 182 pages. A little bumping to spine, corners and top of rear board. Light browning to endpapers and prelims. A few light marks to edge of text block otherwise contents are very good. A small tear to bottom corner of page 121/122. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears which have been mended on verso with tape. Rear panel and spine are a little grubby. A few foxspots to verso of rear panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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FOUR LITTLE ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.
Stock no. 1316755
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Railway series no. 10. Small oblong format. Black boards, gilt title and vignette to front. Colour pictures. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Small pencil erasure mark to top corner of front free-endpaper. Wrapper is price-cut by publisher (with 'new' price printed beside the cut), rear flap also has lower corner cut off (for a token?). Dustwrapper is edge worn with small tears and some slight loss to top of spine.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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MOUNTAIN ENGINES
Written by Rev. W. Awdry. Illustrated by Gunvor Edwards; Peter Edwards.
Stock no. 1316754
Published by Edmund Ward. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Railway series no. 19. Small oblong format. Blue boards, white titles and vignette to front. Colour illustrations. Tiny indentation to lower edge of front cover. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed with a closed tear to top front edge.
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FIVE GO TO BILLYCOCK HILL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1406933
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The sixteenth book about the Famous Five. Red boards, black titles. Blue pictorial endpapers. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. 182 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Endpapers browned. Some foxing, mainly to page edges. A few light marks to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small chips and a couple of tears. One tear has been mended on verso with tape. Faint cup ring mark to front panel. Rear panel is a little grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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