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Author Name    JEFFERIES, Richard.

Title   Wood Magic : a fable. New Impression.

Book Condition   Burgundy cloth, spine elegantly gilt with title and publisher's sailing ship motif. Small 8vo [binding c.19 x 12.5 cms], pp[xii], 379 uncut, small modern booklabel and neat ink note of purchase on reverse of front endpaper, couple of light marks and spine slightly faded, else an excellent attractive copy. With frontispiece and title-page vignette.

Publisher    Longmans 1907.

Seller ID   9479

With a frontispiece and title-page vignette by Eleanor Vere Boyle, the leading Victorian woman illustrator of the 860s. *** Wood Magic is Jefferies' captivating nature fantasy in which Bevis explores the countryside and its birds and animals, its rivers and winds, all of which can speak to him. Much of the tale involves a fable of the revolt of the animals against the tyrant magpie Capchack. *** First Edition published in 2 Vols in 1881. This Silver Library Edition first issued 1883.

LITERATURE JEFFERIES, RICHARD MAGIC LONGMANS NATURE FANTASY NATURAL HISTORY MAGPIE MAGPIES SILVER LIBRARY EDITION ELEANOR VERE BOYLE

Price = 30.00 GBP



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