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I have a book by Rev W Awdry, four Little Engines,is this part

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I have a book by Rev W Awdry, four Little Engines,is this part of Thomas Tank Engine
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 2 years ago.
Hi There~
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In order to ascertain the value and determine relation yo the Thomas the Tank series, I will need to know the publisher name inside this volume and the year it was printed.
I look forward to reading back from you with the information.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.


Hi There,

it says Edmund Ward publishers Ltd,also First published 1955,second impression 1960,Third impression 1964

Also available on Gramophone records,Johnny Morris tells first eight stories in the Railway books

Hope this helps



Expert:  Nora replied 2 years ago.
Hi Samantha~
Thank you for the information.
Yes, Four Little Engines is Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends by the Reverend W. Awdry.
On today’s market, your third printed edition published by Edmund Ward would sell for a high retail average of $20. A first edition from 1955 retails for up to $115.
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