Philadelphia and London: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1909. Maria L. Kirk. Later printing. Hardcover. 352pp. Octavo [21 cm] Red cloth over boards with lettering and pictorial stamping in black. The spine and boards are moderately edgeworn, the spine is a bit spotted, and there is a previous owner's name along the top edge of the front free endpaper. In a dust jacket, with a number of large tears to the edges, and a detached rear inside flap (still present). Very good / fair. Item #53120
From "The Stories All Children Love Series." With twelve illustrations in color by Maria L. Kirk. George MacDonald's writing has remarkable imaginative power, greatly influenced by the German and English Romantics.