The Railway Children (Everyman's Library Children's Classics Series) (Hardcover)

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By E. Nesbit, C. E. Brock (Illustrator)
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Description


Edith Nesbit wrote with supreme confidence about the lives of children and Roberta, Peter, and Phyllis, the trio in The Railway Children, reflect her faith in the resourcefulness, capacity for adventure, and instinctive heroism of the young. This edition of her most popular book restores the splendid original illustrations of C. E. Brock.

About the Author


E. Nesbit (1858-1924) spent her childhood in France and Germany and later lived in England. She began writing stories of fantasy and adventure for children in the early 1890s and is renowned for her very real, strong-willed young characters. Her novels include THE STORY OF THE TREASURE SEEKERS (1898), FIVE CHILDREN AND IT (1902), THE PHOENIX AND THE CARPET (1904), and THE RAILWAY CHILDREN (1906).
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679425342
ISBN-10: 0679425349
Publisher: Everyman's Library
Publication Date: May 11th, 1993
Pages: 304
Language: English
Series: Everyman's Library Children's Classics Series