The Railway Children (1940)
Book ID: 63921
The Railway Children. London: Wells Gardner, (undated). Sixth Edition, circa 1940’s. Pp, 184. A good copy in chipped and torn pictorial dust jacket.
Nesbit’s children’s classic follows the fortunes of a group of Edwardian children whose father is wrongly jailed for treason.
Originally serialised in ‘The London Magazine’ during 1905 and first published in book form in 1906. It has been adapted for the screen several times.