MAGIC BY THE LAKE. London: Macmillan & Co Ltd, 1957. Octavo, illustrations by N. M. Bodecker, cloth. First edition. A time travel fantasy for young readers. The author's third "magic" novel, but a direct sequel to his first, HALF MAGIC (1954). Lynn (1989), pp. 218; 283. Waggoner, The Hills of Faraway 351. Reginald 04655. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with a narrow glue stain on the front panel along the upper fore-edge near the flap fold. The original printed price is clipped and a new price of 15 shillings net printed on a price sticker is affixed to the front flap. Scarce, especially in such nice condition. (#162029).
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