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Rev W. Awdry The Twin Engines 1960

Rev W. Awdry The Twin Engines 1960


Rev W. Awdry The Twin Engines Thomas the Tank Book is for sale. The Twin Engines is Number 15 of the Thomas the Tank Railway Series. This is the 1960 first published edition, confirmed on the Copyright page.


This Thomas the Tank book is complete with the original pictorial colour dust jacket. The dust jacket is in Very Good + condition with age wear to the edges, and small mark to the back flap. The price is stll present to the inside front flap.


The original brown boards with the book’s title, The Twin Engines, illustration are in red to the front board and is in Fine condition


The Twin Engines has are 56 numbered pages complete with pictorial endpapers to the front and back of the book and stunning colour illustrations throughout by John T. Kenney.


This book features the major characters of the Fat Controller, Duck, Donald, Douglas, and others.  The pages are in overall Very Good + condition being extremely clean with slight marks to the front free endpaper; small name to the Title Page; and broken hinge at page 12 – which makes the book shaken but with pages still bound in.


The Twin Engines is a very attractive book of this 1960 Thomas the Tank first edition.


For more information on the collectable Thomas the Tank books visit the Wikipedia page 'List of Railway Series Books'

Author: Rev W. Awdry

Illustrator: John T. Kenney

Title: The Twin Engines

Publisher: Edmund Ward (Publishers) Ltd

Date of Publication: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Condition of the Dust Jacket: Very Good +

Condition of the Binding: Fine

Condition of the Pages: Very Good +