First Edition "The Little Engine That Could" by Watty Piper, 1930
This first edition, first printing copy of The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper was published by the Platt & Monk Co. of New York in 1930. First edition points include the two lines on the lower left of the cover beginning with No. 358 and The Little Engine That Could listed at the end of the Never Grow Old Series to the front free endpaper verso.
|Title and Author/Editor||The Little Engine That Could (Watty Piper)|
|Illustrator||Lois L. Lenski (American,1893–1974)|
|Binding||Cloth with pastedown illustration|
|Publisher or Printer||The Platt & Munk Co.|
|Period||Early to Mid 20th Century, 1930s, Vintage|
|Place of Publication||New York|
|Edition Statement||First Edition|
|Number of Books||1|
- bumped corners and spine; edgewear; light soiling and bowing to boards; slightly shaken binding; creases; page toning; light dampstaining.