Gordon the big engine

by Reverend W. Awdry

Publisher: Ward

Written in English
Published: Pages: 63 Downloads: 821
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Edition Notes

Statementwith illustrations by C.Reginald Dalby.
SeriesRailway series-no.8
The Physical Object
Pagination63p.,ill.,11x15cm
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18755614M

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Dear Ian, You asked for a book about Gordon. Here it is. Gordon has been naughty, and Sir Topham Hatt was stern with : Reverend W. Awdry. Gordon the Big Engine. (The Railway Series #8) Gordon, that proud and pompous Express Engine, appeared in all the earlier books in this series, but this is the first time that he has had a book named after him/5.

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Relationship. Home: Island of Sodor Train Built: Steamie Appearance: Personality: Grumpy, rude, stubborn, boastful, proud, pompous kind friendly loving bussy Numbers: 4 Gender: Male Affiliations: Good. Thomas the Tank Engine; James the Red Engine; Tank Engine Thomas Again; Troublesome Engines; Henry the Green Engine; Toby the Tram Engine; Gordon the Big Engine; Edward the Blue Engine; More.

The first book (The Three Wilbert Vere Awdry, OBE, better known as the Rev. Awdry, was an English clergyman, railway enthusiast and children's author, and creator of Thomas the Tank Engine, who starred in Awdry's acclaimed Railway Series/5. Gordon the Big Engine is one of the main protagonists of the classic series of Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends, the tetartagonist of all the New Series and CGI Series seasons, and a major character in The Great Race.

He is the senior member of the Steam Team. He is proud, pompous and arrogant engine, and thinks he is most superior to s: Diesel 10 (Neil Crone). This book, a remodelled version of an original story by the Reverend W Awdry, simplifies and sharpens up the characters of Gordon, Edward and the rest of the engine shed.

Its more authentic Author: David Mckie. out of 5 stars Gordon the Big engine. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 9 March Verified Purchase. again, a winner. lovely little book in original condition, received promptly, well packaged. Excellent buy.

Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Steve Ecob. out of 5 stars Five Stars.5/5(5). Get this from a library. Gordon the big engine. [W Awdry, Rev.; C Reginald Dalby] -- Four stories about Gordon, the Big Engine.

Gordon, the big engine. [W Awdry] Four classic stories about Gordon the Big Engine who pulls the express train. Gordon is very large and very proud but sometimes his pride gets him into trouble. Illustrations.

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His pride and temper get him into trouble often, however. Gordon the Big Engine is a fictional anthropomorphic tender locomotive in The Railway Series books by Reverend Wilbert Vere Awdry and is one of the central characters in the television series Thomas and Friends, which is based on the is painted blue and carries the number 4.

Gordon views himself as the most important engine because he is the biggest and Created by: Rev. Awdry. Gordon the Big Engine. K likes. Gordon is a bright blue pompous express engine. He is Flying Scotsman's only remaining brother and Mallard, Green Arrow, and Spencer's ers: K. Gordon the Big Engine is a fictional anthropomorphic tender locomotive in The Railway Series books by Rev.

is painted blue and carries the number 4. Gordon views himself as the most important engine because he is the biggest (before Murdoch arrived) and he pulls the Express.

Gordon the Big Engine is a fictional anthropomorphic tender locomotive in The Railway Series books by Rev. Awdry and the television adaptation, Thomas the Tank Engine and is painted blue and carries the number 4. He views himself as the most important engine because he is the biggest (not including Murdoch) and he pulls the ed in: Thomas and Friends.

Gordon's book is simply fantastic, and it was nice that it had been written during the Queen's coronation. At the time of writing this review, Elizabeth II is the longest-living monarch in Great Britain's history (longer than her great-great grandmother Queen Victoria), but the second-longest reign of nearly 63 years (hopefully come September.

Henry lives on the fictitious Island of Sodor with many other locomotives, including Thomas the Tank is engine number 3 on the North Western Railway, and was one of the first engines to be described, appearing in the first is a little smaller than Gordon the Big Engine, who also appeared in the first book.

Henry's first (mis-)adventure was in "The Sad Created by: Rev. Awdry. GORDON THE BIG ENGINE written by Awdry, Rev. illustrated by Dalby, C. Reginald published by Edmund Ward Ltd.

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See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from 5/5(5). Gordon is a big engine, he is proud of his heritage and being the main express engine of Sodor. His pride and temper get him into trouble often, however he is now a much wiser engine.

How did this happen. Read and discover. (Really meant for background for the series and to explain certain charafter traits of Gordon and later Thomas. “Gordon was spotless, and his brass shone. Like Edward, he was ugly and fat.” ―Describing Gordon when he pulls the Queen's train. Gordon the Big Engine is the eighth book.

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Gordon the Big Engine. K likes. Gordon is a bright blue pompous express engine. He is Flying Scotsman's only remaining brother and Mallard, Green Arrow, and Spencer's cousin. Gordon is a large blue express engine, who used to pull the "Wild Nor' Wester" along the North Western Railway's Main Line.

He is the last of Flying Scotsman's brothers, and is Green Arrow and Mallard's cousin. Because of his type of work, Gordon can be proud, pompous and arrogant, believing that he is the fastest and most powerful engine on the line.

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Gordon the Big Engine is not just a large blue steam engine to be found in the literary works of the Reverend Awdry's and subsequent tv and film episodes, but also a real big and blue locomotive.

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