The Water-babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-baby (Google eBook)
The water-babies was inspired by Kingsley's thoughts on evolution. He was one of the few clergymen to accept wholeheartedly Darwin's theories of evolution and natural selection and to devote himself to the spread of the new knowledge of nature.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kristelh - LibraryThing
A moral fable written in the 1800's. Written by a reverend. I appreciated some of his efforts at morality but didn't like the feminism of the God like characters. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - PitcherBooks - LibraryThing
One of my childhood favorites. A lovely fable and fairy tale from the 1860s. Beautiful illustrations by Goble, adorable illos by Atwell & Willcox (yes, I have more than one edition :-)! A hardworking ... Read full review