(E Nesbit was one of the first children's writers to combine magic with realism. She influenced C.S. Lewis and J.K. Rowling.)
Ladies of Fantasy (1975) I can think of no other artist whose cover art will instantly compel me to read a book. Of course, there is usually a common thread in books with Edward Gorey's wonderful artwork gracing their covers. To be fair, I did see E. Nesbit's name in the table of contents, which didn't hurt. 🙂 #currentlyreading #edwardgorey #art #book #bookcover
Classic Princesses by E. Nesbit, illustrated by W.H. Margetson. Long before there were Disney Princesses, there were Nesbit Princesses. Here E. Nesbit retells the stories of Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and Beauty and the Beast. From the author who inspired C.S. Lewis and J.K. Rowling.
The STORY of the TREASURE SEEKERS: New Edition: Edith Nesbit, E. Nesbit: 9781512049435: Amazon.com: Books
(Edward Eager. An admirer of E. Nesbit, Eager wrote books that are delightful and magical. His characters are well-meaning and intelligent and they are readers who talk about characters in their favourite books.)
The Wouldbegoods: E. Nesbit: 9781544626222: Amazon.com: Books