Thomas the Tank Engine: The Complete Collection is a compilation volume of the Rev. W. Awdry's Railway Series books. The book includes a foreword from the Rev. W. Awdry, plus an afterword by biographer Brian Sibley, along with biographies of the Rev. W. Awdry and the illustrators, and a map of Sodor by Peter Edwards in the endpapers.
- The Three Railway Engines (1945)
- Thomas the Tank Engine (1946)
- James the Red Engine (1948)
- Tank Engine Thomas Again (1949)
- Troublesome Engines (1950)
- Henry the Green Engine (1951)
- Toby the Tram Engine (1952)
- Gordon the Big Engine (1953)
- Edward the Blue Engine (1954)
- Four Little Engines (1955)
- Percy the Small Engine (1956)
- The Eight Famous Engines (1957)
- Duck and the Diesel Engine (1958)
- The Little Old Engine (1959)
- The Twin Engines (1960)
- Branch Line Engines (1961)
- Gallant Old Engine (1962)
- Stepney the "Bluebell" Engine (1963)
- Mountain Engines (1964)
- Mountain Engine
- Bad Look-Out
- Danger Points
- "Devil's Back"
- Very Old Engines (1965)
- Bucking Bronco
- Duck and Dukes
- Main Line Engines (1966)
- Small Railway Engines (1967)
- Enterprising Engines (1968)
- Oliver the Western Engine (1969)
- Duke the Lost Engine (1970)
- Tramway Engines (1972)
- Despite its name, it does not contain all of the volumes of the Railway Series, as it is lacking Christopher Awdry's works. A sequel of sorts to this book was released in 2007, named Thomas the Tank Engine: The New Collection, and it contains all of Christopher Awdry's books, with the exeption of Thomas and his Friends due to the book not being published yet.
- The 2005 edition features artwork print sheets by C. Reginald Dalby.
- The 70th Anniversary edition was published on the same day from thirty years, after the television series had made its debut on UK televisions on 9 October 1984.
- The Japanese version was published in commemoration of the 40th anniversary from the publication of the Railway Series in Japan.
- Reginald Payne is uncredited.
- The endpaper features Bertie with a yellow face, also it features Harold without rotors, Edward on top and bottom left side without his tender and Percy on the top and bottom right side without his face.
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