Man-Size in Marble, and the Ebony Frame (Dodo Press)
By (author) Edith Nesbit
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Man-Size in Marble, and the Ebony Frame (Dodo Press) by Edith Nesbit
Book DescriptionEdith Nesbit (married name Edith Bland) (1858-1924) was an English author and poet whose children's works were published under the androgynous name of E. Nesbit. She wrote or collaborated on over 60 books of fiction for children, several of which have been adapted for film and television. She started a new genre of magical adventures arising from everyday settings and has been much imitated. She was also a political activist and co-founded the Fabian Society, a precursor to the modern Labour Party. Nesbit's books for children are known for being entertaining without turning didactic, although some of her earlier works, notably Five Children and It (1902) and even more so The Story of the Amulet (1906), veer in that direction. Among Nesbit's best-known books are The Story of the Treasure Seekers (1898), The Wouldbegoods (1899) and The Railway Children (1906). Other works include The Phoenix and the Carpet (1904), The Enchanted Castle (1907) and The Magic City (1910).
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781409905486
Paperback / softback
(229mm x 152mm x 3mm)
Imprint: Dodo Press
Publisher: Dodo Press
Publish Date: 9-May-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Edith Nesbit
Railway Children, Paperback (November 2013)
When their father is accused of being a spy, Roberta, Peter and Phyllis are forced to move to a house in the country with their mother. Though they miss their father, they come to love their new home and have many exciting adventures. Then, with the help of an Old Gentleman, they prove their father's innocence and the family is reunited at last.
Enchanted Castle and Five Children and it, Paperback (March 2013)
A series that offers quality editions of important works of literature to the student and the general reader, each featuring new scholarship and pages of carefully crafted extras. It pulls together a constellation of influences; biographical, historical and literary, to enrich each reader's understanding of these works.
Oxford Children's Classic: The Railway Children, Hardback (March 2012)
Roberta, Peter and Phyllis love the railway ... the trains, the passengers, the station. They spend their days waving to the people on the trains and have many exciting adventures. But although life seems fine, all they really want is for their father to come home.
Magic City, Paperback (September 2010)» View all books by Edith Nesbit
Philip's life is turned upside down when his older sister marries, forcing him into a new home with - worst of all - a stepsister. To forget his unhappiness, he constructs wonderful city made from the bric-a-brac of a Victorian home. But he finds himself in danger when he is magically transported into the city.
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