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The eight famous engines

Reverend W. Awdry

The eight famous engines

by Reverend W. Awdry

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Published by Edmund Ward in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith illustrations by John T. Kenney.
SeriesRailway series -- no.12
The Physical Object
Pagination63p.,ill.,11x15cm
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18771756M

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Editions for Eight Famous Engines: X (published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ). RWS # The Eight Famous Engines The Railway Series' twelfth entry marked the first and last of several things; the start of John T. Kenney as illustrator, the last of Awdry's simple stories, the first to bring in engines outside of Sodor, and the (intended) last book of the series.

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In the book James and the Diesel Engines it is revealed that he used to be "green" when he was. In the first book illustrated by Kenney, The Eight Famous Engines, Kenney's superb draftsmanship and his attention to detail are already obvious. Kenney's last illustrations in the Railway Series were for 's Gallant Old Engine.

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Awdry's Famous Engines: Activity Book (15 Pages. THE EIGHT FAMOUS ENGINES (RAILWAY SERIES NO. 12) by AWDRY, REV.W and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Railway Series is a set of British story books about a railway system located on the fictional Island of are 42 books in the series, the first being published in Twenty-six were written by the Rev.

Wilbert Awdry, up to A further 16 were written by his son, Christopher Awdry; 14 between andand two more in and Author: Rev. Awdry (–. The very book that was supposed to be the last book of the series. Special thanks to Thomas the Tank Engine Wikia for the images.

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