The Missing Goddess and Other Legends

By: Theobald, Minnie B.

Price: NZ$67.50

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Ex-libris bookplate of Hardwicke Knight on front endpaper.; ix, [3], 165 pages + [2] pages advertisements. Red cloth boards with white titles on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 183 x 119mm. Short stories. "The following allegorical stories came to me quite unsought, for I had already taken up a musical career which fully occupied and satisfied me" - from the Preface. "Man, even as the butterfly, has four phases of existence connected with body, soul, mind and spirit [. . .] On the wings of Will shall he be borne in his true mind to the sunlight of reality, to the experiencing of all realms of nature" - page 33. Contents: Preface; The Missing Goddess; The Land of the Living; The Birth of a Little Light-Ship; Little Mary in Heaven; How I Descended into the Bowels of the Earth; From the Legends of the Giants; More about Giants; Recalled, or the Power of Sympathy; The Black Cat; My Heavenly Polar Bear; The River of Life. [Seller ref: Knightcol] ; 8vo

Title: The Missing Goddess and Other Legends

Author Name: Theobald, Minnie B.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons: 1913

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 15603

Keywords: English Literature