(Kingsley, Charles). Chitty, Susan
Title THE BEAST AND THE MONK
Book Condition Near fine in a like pictorial dust jacket that shows some very minor soiling to rear panel, and some light edgewear. Illustrated with photographs and reproductions of Kingsley's private drawings. Bibliography, index.
Edition First U.S. edition.
Publisher New York: Mason/Charter, 1975.
Seller ID 26862.00
Remarkable biography of the Victorian Rennaissance man, who was theologian, historian, poet, amateur scientist and author of the enduring children's fantasy THE WATER BABIES. Draws upon previously suppressed sources to limn Kingsley's hidden erotic life.
Literary Biography. Children's Literature. Victorian England.