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The Forest Of Boland Light Railway

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Lobgob, the cleverest gnome in the forest of Boland. invented the steam engine long before James Watt. The Forest of Boland Light Railway was the gnome's pride and joy, making a pleasure trip of their journey to and from the gold mines. They were happier than ever before ...until a villainous attack by the leprechauns led by the wicked Shera Beg
Paperback, 128 pages
Published July 1st 1986 by Knight (first published July 1st 1955)
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Denys James Watkins-Pitchford MBE was a British naturalist, children's writer, and illustrator who wrote under the pseudonym "BB" and also used D.J. Watkins-Pitchford.

Denys Watkins-Pitchford was born in Lamport, Northamptonshire on the 25th July 1905. He was the second son of the Revd. Walter Watkins-Pitchford and his wife, Edith. His elder brother, Engel, died at the age of thirteen. Denys was hi
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