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The Railway Children

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The Three Chimneys

The story of a family who moves to a home near a railway after their father is imprisoned after being falsely accused of spying. The children befriend an Old Gentleman who regularly takes the train near their home and who may be able to help prove their father’s innocence.

First published in The London Magazine in serialized form in 1905 and book form in 1906.  This edition is derived from the original book with twenty original black and white illustrations by C.E. Brock. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.

Author(s): Edith Nesbit

Illustrator(s): C. E. Brock

Translator(s): None

Book Size: 6" x 9"

Pages: 195

Font Size: 12pt

ISBN: 9781649650153

ASIN: 1649650159

  • Paperback: Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
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About the Author

Edith Nesbit was a prolific English author and poet, celebrated for her enduring contributions to children's literature. Born in Kennington, Surrey, Nesbit experienced a turbulent childhood marked by financial struggles and family instability following her father's untimely death. Despite these challenges, her love for storytelling emerged early, and she found solace in literature.