AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND by George MacDonald. Published in London 1959 by J.M. Dent & Sons. Volume 36 in Dent's Children's Illustrated Classics. The jacket is well-worn with chipping and tears. Has original UK price sticker on inside flap and is protected in clear wrap. This is the first and best known book of George MacDonald. 8 Colour-Plates and B&W line drawings in the text by the amazing artist E.H. Shepard, best known for his drawings of Winnie-The-Pooh. Stated Reprint of 1959 and first published in this edition 1956. There is a Previous owner's name in pencil. Hard to find this UK edition. A charming story of a cab-horse and little boy who is visited by a lady and whisked off to the back of the north wind. Book and DJ do show age.