The Wise Woman and Other Stories

The Wise Woman and Other Stories

by George MacDonald, Craig Yoe
     
 

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George MacDonald (1824-1905), the great nineteenth-century innovator of modern fantasy, influenced not only C. S. Lewis but also such literary masters as Charles Williams and J. R. R. Tolkien. Though his longer fairy tales Lilith and Phantastes are particularly famous, much of MacDonald's best fantasy writing is found in his shorter stories. In thisSee more details below

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George MacDonald (1824-1905), the great nineteenth-century innovator of modern fantasy, influenced not only C. S. Lewis but also such literary masters as Charles Williams and J. R. R. Tolkien. Though his longer fairy tales Lilith and Phantastes are particularly famous, much of MacDonald's best fantasy writing is found in his shorter stories. In this volume editor Glenn Sadler has compiled some of MacDonald's finest short works--marvelous fairy tales and stories certain to delight readers familiar with MacDonald and those about to meet him for the first time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802818607
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
10/28/1980
Series:
Fantasy Stories of George MacDonald Series
Pages:
182
Sales rank:
265,116
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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