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by George MacDonald
 

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George MacDonald (1824-1905), was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister. Though no longer well known, his works (particularly his fairy tales and fantasy novels) have inspired admiration in such notables as W. H. Auden, J. R. R. Tolkien, and Madeleine L'Engle. C. S. Lewis wrote that he regarded MacDonald as his "master". Even Mark Twain, who initially

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George MacDonald (1824-1905), was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister. Though no longer well known, his works (particularly his fairy tales and fantasy novels) have inspired admiration in such notables as W. H. Auden, J. R. R. Tolkien, and Madeleine L'Engle. C. S. Lewis wrote that he regarded MacDonald as his "master". Even Mark Twain, who initially detested MacDonald, became friends with him, and there is some evidence that Twain was influenced by MacDonald.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781881084235
Publisher:
Johannesen Printing & Publishing
Publication date:
10/01/1994
Series:
George MacDonald Original Works Series
Edition description:
Reprint 3 Volumes in 1
Pages:
462
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

Meet the Author

George MacDonald (1824-1905) was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister who was a pioneering figure in the field of fantasy literature. A mentor to Lewis Carroll and a major influence on writers from C. S. Lewis to J. R. R. Tolkien, MacDonald’s best-known books are Phantastes, The Princess and the Goblin, At the Back of the North Wind, and Lilith, which are all fantasy novels.

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Adela Cathcart 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
And very hard to read. The author seems to be striving for "old English" but, fails miserably. I cannot finish this book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago