The King of the Golden River
Author: John Ruskin, Maria Louise Kirk
Publisher: Yesterday's Classics
Release Date: March 19, 2007
A fairy tale of what happened to two men who tried to get rich in evil ways and of how the fortune they sought came to their younger brother, whose kind and loving heart prompted him to right action. Widely regarded as a masterpiece of 19th century stories for children. Includes four black and white illustrations by Maria L. Kirk. Suitable for ages 8 and up.