Item #65349 At the Back of the North Wind. George MacDonald.

At the Back of the North Wind

Philadelphia and London: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1909. Maria L. Kirk. First Maria Kirk Illustrated Edition. Hardcover. 352pp. Octavo [21 cm] Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering and pictorial stamping in black ink on the front board. Illustrated endpapers. "Holiday Editions of Juvenile Classics" advertisement at the front. Decorated chapter headings. Some areas of abrasion to the extremities; moderate sunning to the spine; hinges soft. Good. Item #65349

With twelve illustrations in color by Maria L. Kirk. Maria Louise Kirk (1860-1938) was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She was the illustrator of over 50 books, the majority of the books being for children. Despite her being a prolific illustrator, not much is known about her life.

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