At the Back of the North Wind
At the Back of the North Wind
George MacDonald

Table of Contents


Title Page

Chapter 1 I have been asked to tell you about the back of the north wind.…

Chapter 2 When Diamond got round the corner of the hay…

Chapter 3 Diamond woke very early in the morning, and thought what a curious dream he had…

Chapter 4 And as she stood looking towards London, Diamond saw that she was trembling.…

Chapter 5 Diamond said nothing to his mother about his adventures.…

Chapter 6 The hand felt its way up his arm, and…

Chapter 7 I must not go on describing what cannot be described…

Chapter 8 That Diamond had fallen fast asleep is very evident from the strange things he now…

Chapter 9 When Diamond went home to breakfast, he found his father and mother already seated at…

Chapter 10 I have now come to the most difficult part of my story.…

Chapter 11 When one at the back of the north wind wanted to know how things were…

Chapter 12 As they flew, so fast they went that the sea slid away from under them…

Chapter 13 Diamond and his mother sat down upon the edge of the rough grass that bordered…

Chapter 14 After this Diamond recovered so fast, that in a few days he was quite able…

Chapter 15 It was late in the afternoon when Diamond and his mother and the baby reached…

Chapter 16 The wind blew loud, but Diamond slept a deep sleep…

Chapter 17 Diamond became a great favourite with all the men about the mews.…

Chapter 18 A few nights after this, Diamond woke up suddenly…

Chapter 19 One day when old Diamond was standing with his nose in his bag between Pall…

Chapter 20 The question of the tall gentleman as to whether Diamond could read or not set…

Chapter 21 Diamond managed with many blunders to read this rhyme to his mother.…

Chapter 22 Mr.…

Chapter 23 When Diamond got home he found his father at home already…

Chapter 24 He got up in the morning as soon as he heard the men moving in…

Chapter 25 "There, baby!" said Diamond; "I'm so happy that I can only sing nonsense.…

Chapter 26 The next morning Diamond was up almost as early as before.…

Chapter 27 The first day his father resumed his work, Diamond went with him as usual.…

Chapter 28 No house of any pretension to be called a palace is in the least worthy…

Chapter 29 The children were delighted with the story, and made many amusing remarks upon it.…

Chapter 30 Nanny was not fit to be moved for some time yet…

Chapter 31 It was a great delight to Diamond when at length Nanny was well enough to…

Chapter 32 It was Friday night, and Diamond, like the rest of the household…

Chapter 33 The next morning, Diamond's mother said to his father…

Chapter 34 Before the end of the month, Ruby had got respectably thin…

Chapter 35 Mr.…

Chapter 36 My readers will not wonder that, after this, I did my very best to gain…

Chapter 37 The next night Diamond was seated by his open window…

Chapter 38 I did not see Diamond for a week or so after this…




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