MacDonald, George; illustrated by Jessie Wilcox Smith AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND
New York: Books of Wonder/William Morrow and Co., Inc., (1989). 0688078087 / 9780688078089 First edition thus. Afterword by Peter Glassman. Hardcover. Fine, in full pale-blue cloth with gilt spine stamping and blind-embossed title and vignette to front cover; pictorial endsheets; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket.
Lovingly produced reissue of the 1871 landmark in children's fantasy literature incorporating the J.W. Smith illustrations originally prepared for the 1919 David McKay issue. Eight full-color illustrations on coated stock inserts.