At the Back Of the North Wind

by MacDonald, George

At the Back of the North Wind is a children's book by George MacDonald. It was serialized in the children's magazine Good Words for the Young beginning in 1868 and was published in book form in 1871. It is a fantasy centered around a boy named Diamond and his adventures with the North Wind. Diamond travels together with the mysterious Lady North Wind through the nights.

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At the Back of the North Wind

by MACDONALD, George

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1871
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New York: George Routledge & Sons, 1871. First American "copyright" edition. Small octavo 6 15/16 x 4 7/8 inches; 175 x 125 mm). viii, 378, [2, blank] pp. Seventy-six wood-engraved text illustrations after Arthur Hughes. This edition pre-dates that recorded by Sadleir as the first American edition and is almost certainly one of a few copies printed in… Read more about this item
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by MacDonald, George

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1909
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J. B. Lippencott Company, 1909. Hardcover. Near Fine. Maria L. Kirk. 352 pp. Full-color illustrations. Red pictoral cover shows little to no wear. Spine is very slightly faded.
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At the Back of the North Wind

by MACDONALD, George

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Repr
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1964
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Hardcover
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London: Dent (Children's Illustrated Classics), 1964. Book. Illus. by E.H. Shepard. Very Good. Hardcover. Repr. Hardback: 8 colour plates + line drawings by E.H. SHEPARD, photocopied dj, book is bound in illustrated cloth, some foredge foxing, else vg. 8vo, 325pp. The story of Diamond, the cab-horse, and Diamond, the little boy who lived over a coach-house. .
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At the Back of the North Wind

by George MacDonald

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c1900
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London: Blackie and Son Limited , c1900. Cloth. Good. 7.4" by 4.5". Arthur Hughes; Laurence Housman. A new edition of George MacDonald's children's book with illustrations by Arthur Hughes. Dated via Jisc. A children's tale by Scottish author George MacDonald, originally serialised in the children's magazine 'Good Words for the Young' from 1868. A fantasy work following… Read more about this item
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At the Back of the North Wind; The Princess and the Goblin; The Princess and Curdie. [ Illustrated by Arthur Hughes and James Allen. ]. By George MacDonald. LONDON : 1979. HARDBACK in JACKET.

by MacDONALD, George (1824-1905)

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First Edition
Published
1979
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Hardcover
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9780706410549
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London, Glasgow and Bombay: Octopus Books Ltd. , 1979. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Large Octavo. Illustrated by Arthur Hughes and James Allen.. FIRST EDITION THUS. LONDON : 1979. 3 volumes in 1: At the Back of the North Wind; The Princess and the Goblin; The Princess and Curdie (complete and unabridged). Hardback. Frontispiece; Hughes &… Read more about this item
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At The Back of The North Wind

by George MacDonald

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1958
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Collins, 1958. Hardcover. Good. 1958. First Edition. 288 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth. Inscription to front endpaper. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with light foxing. Binding has remained firm. Boards are a little rub worn, slight shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are a little bumped. Spine ends are mildly crushed.… Read more about this item
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At the Back of the North Wind

by George MacDonald

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1996
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A few very small white spots to leather at the bottom edge of book. Used bookplate on the front free endpaper. Pagers crisp and clean.
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At the Back of the North Wind (Books of Wonder)
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At the Back of the North Wind (Books of Wonder)

by George Macdonald

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Very Good
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1989-
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9780688078089
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DJ edges slightly worn at edges & corners. Previous store sticker on lower rear cover. Corners bumped, page edges speckled. Blacked out owner info on false title page. Facsimile of the1919 edition. The tale of little Diamond and the majestic North Wind, Includes 8 full color paintings.
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AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND,

AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND,

by MacDonald, George

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Used - Good+ with no dust jacket
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First Edition Thus
Published
1919
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Hardcover
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David McKay. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1919. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. ; Gray cloth cover with gilt stamped border and dry mounted color pictorial on front cover is worn with light soiling and faint damp stain to back cover but in good condition. Boards are slightly warped. Spine is straight. Binding is tight. Pages are toned… Read more about this item
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At the Back of the North Wind (FIRST EDITION)

At the Back of the North Wind (FIRST EDITION)

by George MacDonald

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First Edition
Published
1871
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Hardcover
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London: Strahan & Co, 1871. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/No Jacket as Issued. Arthur Hughes. FIRST EDITION. This is MacDonald's first long fairy story published in book form.  Illustrations by Arthur Hughes. London: Strahan & Co, 1871.  Rebound in green cloth with gold text on the spine.  378 pp. with 13 pages of advertisements in the back. … Read more about this item
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At the Back of the North Wind

by George MacDonald

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Very Good Indeed
Published
1956
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Cloth
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London: J. M. Dent & Sons LTD., 1956 . Cloth. Very Good Indeed/Very Good Indeed. 8.5" by 5.5". E. H. Shepard. The first illustrated edition of George MacDonald's novel, with charming colour plates and vignettes by E. H. Shepard. First thus, being the first edition to contain illustrations by E. H. Shepard. In the publisher's original pictorial… Read more about this item
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At the Back of the North Wind

by George MacDonald

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Grosset and Dunlap. Hardcover. Good. CR 1909 (1930's to 40's reprint). Good Hardcover. No DJ. Blue boards with orange stamped titles. Spine a bit slanted, edge and corner wear, corners bumped, head and foot of spine pulled, spine panel mottled, boards with rubbing and soiling. Name on the front free endpaper, pages yellowed. Interior and binding are good.… Read more about this item
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At the Back of the North Wind

At the Back of the North Wind

by MacDonald, George

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First edition with illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith
Published
1919
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia: David McKay, Publisher, 1919. First edition with illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith. Hardcover. Very good. Jessie Willcox Smith. 342pp. Small quarto [24.5 cm] Beige cloth covered boards with gilt and blue ink stamped titles and decorative borders on the spine and front cover, and an illustrated paper label mounted to the front cover. Top edge gilt. Illustrated… Read more about this item
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At the Back of the North Wind

by MACDONALD, GEORGE

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Used - Very near fine in very good to near fine pictorial dust jacket. Very light trace of rubbing to covers; light edgwear to dust jac
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First Thus, First Printing
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1919
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Philadelphia: David McKay, 1919. First Thus, First Printing. Hardcover. Very near fine in very good to near fine pictorial dust jacket. Very light trace of rubbing to covers; light edgwear to dust jacket, with small closed tear at bottom of spine panel.. Small 4to. 7.25 x 9.5 in. 342 pp. First issue, in original mauve cloth with large… Read more about this item
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AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND

by George MacDonald

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1909
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J. B. Lippincott. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1909. Hardcover. ; Red pictorial cloth cover has light wear to the corners and spine caps and bumped upper corners with a stain on back cover otherwise clean, bright, and overall in very good condition. Boards and spine are straight. Binding is tight. Pages are lightly toned but… Read more about this item
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AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND

by Macdonald, George

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First printing
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1963
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London: The Nonesuch Press, 1963. First printing. Very Good. First published in 1871, this edition first published in 1963. Beige boards with writing to spine, and gilt picture of swans to front cover. Corners slightly bumped. Nice clean pages and tight binding. AB53
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At the Back of the North Wind

At the Back of the North Wind

by MacDonald, George

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1st
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1919
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Philadelphia: David McKay, 1919. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/None. 342 pages, illustrated by Jessie Wilcox Smith with color title page, 8 color plates, and blue endpapers drawing. Light tan cloth with blue and gilt design and color label on front cover. Top edge gilt. Record # 405188
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At the Back of the North Wind

At the Back of the North Wind

by MacDonald, George

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1994
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Paperback
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Puffin Classics; New Ed Edition, 1994. Paperback. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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At the Back of the North Wind

At the Back of the North Wind

by Macdonald, George

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Used - Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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Reprint
Published
1964
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Hardcover
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NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1964. Reprint. Hardcover. Pictorial cover. Afterword by Clifton Fadiman. Color and black and white illustrations by Harvey Dinnerstein. ; The Macmillan Classics; Vol. 29; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages .
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At the Back of the North Wind

by MacDonald, George

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Used - Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, owner names and writing on front endpapers, pages toned, some pages soiled, owner name o
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1909
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Philadelphia: David McKay. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, owner names and writing on front . endpapers, pages toned, some pages soiled, owner name on fore-edges.. 1909. Hardcover. MacDonald's fantasy classic. Color frontispiece by Gertrude A. Kay and three other color plates. Red cloth with color paste-on on front boards. A volume in the Newbery Classics series.… Read more about this item
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