Enchanted Castle


Author: E. Nesbit

Illustrator: Cecil Leslie

NESBIT, E[dith]. The Enchanted Castle. Illustrated with four colour plates and line drawings in the text by Cecil Leslie. London: J.M. Dent & Sons [1968]. 8vo, viii 231pp. Blue cloth decoratively stamped in black and gold. Four color plates and numerous b&w illustrations. Spine ends lightly rubbed, top-edge a tad foxed (interior unaffected), else a clean, bright copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (some wear at edges, light soiling at bottom of spine).


1968 reprint of the 1964 edition. Cited by many as Nesbit’s finest work, this tale of enchantment has been beloved by everyone from Noel Coward to J.K. Rowling. The adventures of four children who find a magical ring in a wondrous castle that grants their every wish!