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The Railway Children

by NESBIT, E

Condition: Fine/No Jacket - As Published


UK: Folio Society, 2007. Bound in illustrated tan and green cloth. stamped in black and tan. In matching slipcase. An "as new" copy of the fourth Folio Society printing. 188 pp. . Fourth Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket - As Published.

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.


  • Bookseller: abookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5005628
  • Title: The Railway Children
  • Author: NESBIT, E
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket - As Published
  • Edition: Fourth Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Folio Society
  • Place: UK
  • Date published: 2007
  • Bookseller catalogs: Children's;


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