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  • Published: 18 May 2011
  • ISBN: 9780143105091
  • Imprint: Penguin Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224
  • RRP: $32.00

The Water-Babies

A Fairy Tale For A Land-Baby


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The Water-Babies, A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby is a children's novel by the Reverend Charles Kingsley. Written in 1862-1863 as a serial for Macmillan's Magazine, it was first published in its entirety in 1863. The book was extremely popular during its day, and was a mainstay of children's literature through the 1920s.

  • Pub date: 18 May 2011
  • ISBN: 9780143105091
  • Imprint: Penguin Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224
  • RRP: $32.00

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