Details: xii, 246 p. plus 2 p. 20 cm. 28 illustrations by Arthur Hughes, including title vignette and colour frontispiece. Blue cloth. Pictorial cover. Corners bumped. Minor scuffing. Foxing. Today Greville is best known for being an inspiration to Lewis Carroll and as the son of fantasy writer George MacDonald, but Greville had his own successful writing career. His output was a mixture of medical texts and children's fantasy stories.