1 The Three Railway Engines

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The Three Railway Engines, 1st edn 1945 (Rev W V Awdry)This is the first title in the series, first published in May 1945. Note that the title runs up the spine; this was changed with the publication of the third book.

Jacket illustration by William Middleton.

ReproJacket #371-A-1, size 110x444mm.
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The Three Railway Engines, 1st edn 1949 (7th printing) (Rev W V Awdry)This is the first title in the series, first published in May 1945. Here we have the seventh impression from March 1949.  From scans kindly provided by The Bookshelf Online of Bishops Stortford.

Jacket illustration by William Middleton.

ReproJacket #371-G-1, size 107.5x445mm.
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The Three Railway Engines, 2nd edn 1952 (5th printing) (Rev W V Awdry)This is the first title in the series. It was first published in May 1945 with illustrations by William Middleton, but a new edition appeared in October 1949 illustrated by C. Reginald Dalby.  This is the fifth impression of that edition, issued in October 1952. The jacket has Laurel and Hardy flaps.

Jacket illustration by C Reginald Dalby.

ReproJacket #269-E-1, size 107.9x502mm.