The Little Engine That Could, Complete Original Edition in Color Dustjacket with No. 520 on front ,... The Little Engine That Could, Complete Original Edition in Color Dustjacket with No. 520 on front ,... The Little Engine That Could, Complete Original Edition in Color Dustjacket with No. 520 on front ,... The Little Engine That Could, Complete Original Edition in Color Dustjacket with No. 520 on front ,...

The Little Engine That Could, Complete Original Edition in Color Dustjacket with No. 520 on front , 1945, 1st edition THUS, Illustrated by George & Doris Hauman, NOT A Little GOLDEN BOOK

Retold By Watty Piper, Glossy color Illustrated by George & Doris Hauman, from the Pony Engine by Mabel C. Bragg, Inner DJ Flap PRICECLIPPED with INK Name both corners clipped from flap with No.520 & 003-008 at Btm,

Published by Platt & Munk, NY, NY, 1945
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Bluff Park Rare Books (LONG BEACH, CA, U.S.A.)

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,Color GLOSSY pictorial Endpapers of 2 trains 1 Red with Bears & Children & another Blue front train car with Smoke at Intersection in Country & Elephant & Farmer & Cow & Barn & 2 trains Cars in Distance, Color Frontispiece of Blue trains car pulling 4 crs with clown, Elephant, Bear & children & Flowers with faces on green Grass, HBDJ, 1945, 1st edition THUS, VG/GOOD-, AS-IS, hardcover with dust jacket. DJ is worn around the edges including creases and several small tears but Front DJ Very Nice. Most of the dust jacket wear which includes small hip & Tears edges is on the back of the DJ book. Some pages have finger print stains. No writing or markings on pages. Binding is straight and tight. 1945. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Hauman, George & Doris (illustrator). Oblong 12 Vo Pictorial Yellow boards with Black Titles & Illustration match DJ. DJ w/chipping, tears, unclipped price; pictorial end papers; Yellow pictorial cloth cvr has Clear Tape Reinforcement at Spine BTM; unpaged. (bright and tight); 8 1/4 X 7 1/4 IN. Back Inner DJ Flap lists 4 Books ending with Scat, Scat, Back DJ continues front Illustration showing 3 Trains car being pulled by Blue 1 & they are filled with Animals & 2 Giraffes & Toys s Farmer sitting on fence by Apple Tree Waves to Train. Bookseller Inventory # 27378

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Title: The Little Engine That Could, Complete ...

Publisher: Platt & Munk, NY, NY

Publication Date: 1945

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Edition: First Thus

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