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The Railway Children

by Nesbit, E

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good+/Good+
ISBN 10
0590740008
ISBN 13
9780590740005
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Markham, ON, Canada: Scholastic Canada, Limited, 1991 Charming edition of The Railway Children with Dinah Dryhurst's romantic costume watercolours (see also her illustrations for Little Women). Very Good copy with no writing or marks, very slight wear to boards. Unclipped dust jacket has a curling one inch plus tear at front with smaller curls, rolls and chips to spine top and tail.

Synopsis

The Railway Children is a children's book by Edith Nesbit, originally serialised in The London Magazine during 1905 and first published in book form in 1906. It tells the tale of children whose father is mysteriously taken away one night and they move with their mother to live in the country, where the railway and those who work and travel on it become the center of their lives.

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Details

Bookseller
Sparkle Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
001536
Title
The Railway Children
Author
Nesbit, E
Illustrator
Dryhurst, Dinah
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Good+
Quantity available
1
Edition
Not Stated
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0590740008
ISBN 13
9780590740005
Publisher
Scholastic Canada, Limited
Place of Publication
Markham, ON, Canada
Date published
1991
Keywords
BROTHERS AND SISTERS_FICTION COUNTRY LIFE_FICTION
Bookseller catalogs
Notable Illustrators;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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I search out used books on principle to highlight their value, keep them circulating and out of the landfill (and just because I am compelled to tell people to "read this"!)

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