The Magician's Nephew (The Chronicles of Narnia Facsimile)

4.03 avg rating
( 365,301 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780007319626: The Magician's Nephew (The Chronicles of Narnia Facsimile)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The Magician’s Nephew is now repackaged in an unjacketed paper-over-board edition with black-and-white Pauline Baynes’ artwork in the interior and the iconic Chris Van Allsburg artwork on the cover.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

This large, deluxe hardcover edition of the first title in the classic Chronicles of Narnia series, The Magician's Nephew, is a gorgeous introduction to the magical land of Narnia. The many readers who discovered C.S. Lewis's Chronicles through The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe will be delighted to find that the next volume in the series is actually the first in the sequence--and a step back in time. In this unforgettable story, British schoolchildren Polly and Digory inadvertently tumble into the Wood Between the Worlds, where they meet the evil Queen Jadis and, ultimately, the great, mysterious King Aslan. We witness the birth of Narnia and discover the legendary source of all the adventures that are to follow in the seven books that comprise the series.

Rich, heavy pages, a gold-embossed cover, and Pauline Baynes's original illustrations (hand-colored by the illustrator herself 40 years later) make this special edition of a classic a bona fide treasure. (Ages 9 and older) --Emilie Coulter

From the Inside Flap:

When Digory and Polly are tricked by Digory's peculiar Uncle Andrew into becoming part of an experiment, they set off on the adventure of a lifetime. What happens to the children when they touch Uncle Andrew's magic rings is far beyond anything even the old magician could have imagined.
Hurtled into the Wood between the Worlds, the children soon find that they can enter many worlds through the mysterious pools there. In one world they encounter the evil Queen Jadis, who wreaks havoc in the streets of London when she is accidentally brought back with them. When they finally manage to pull her out of London, unintentionally taking along Uncle Andrew and a coachman with his horse, they find themselves in what will come to be known as the land of Narnia.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780064405058: The Magician's Nephew

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0064405052 ISBN 13:  9780064405058
Publisher: HarperCollins, 2008
Softcover

9780064471107: The Magician's Nephew

Harper..., 2002
Softcover

9780007323135: Magician's Nephew

Harper..., 2009
Softcover

9780060234973: The Magician's Nephew (Book 1) (Narnia)

Harper..., 1994
Hardcover

9780064409438: The Magician's Nephew, Collector's Edition (The Chronicles of Narnia)

Harper..., 2000
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

CS Lewis
Published by HarperCollins Children's Books
ISBN 10: 0007319622 ISBN 13: 9780007319626
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Save With Sam
(North Miami, FL, U.S.A.)

Book Description HarperCollins Children's Books. Hardcover. Condition: New. Brand New!. Seller Inventory # VIB0007319622

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 541.06
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds