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George MacDonald was born on December 10, 1824 in Huntley, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. He attended University in Aberdeen in 1840 and then went on to Highbury College in 1848 where he studied to be a Congregational Minister, receiving his M. A. After being a minister for several years, he became a visa mer lecturer in English literature at Kings College in London before becoming a full-time writer. He wrote fiction, non-fiction, and poetry. In 1955, he wrote his first important original work, a long religious poem entitled Within and Without. He is best known for his fantasy novels Phantastes, The Princess and the Goblin, At the Back of the North Wind, and Lilith and fairy tales including The Light Princess, The Golden Key, and The Wise Woman. In 1863, he published David Eiginbrod, the first of a dozen novels that were set in Scotland and based on the lives of rural Scots. He died on September 18. 1905. (Bowker Author Biography) visa färre
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Verk av George MacDonald

The Princess and the Goblin (1872) — Författare — 5,307 exemplar
Bortom nordanvinden (1871) 2,928 exemplar
Phantastes (1858) 2,278 exemplar
The Princess and Curdie (1883) 2,153 exemplar
Lilith (1895) 1,741 exemplar
The Light Princess (1864) 1,215 exemplar
George Macdonald: An Anthology (1946) 823 exemplar
The Golden Key (1867) 761 exemplar
Malcolm (1875) 673 exemplar
The Complete Fairy Tales (1961) 642 exemplar
The Marquis of Lossie (1877) 522 exemplar
The Curate's Awakening (1876) 433 exemplar
The Baronet's Song (1879) 426 exemplar
The Shepherd's Castle (1883) 387 exemplar
The Maiden's Bequest (1865) 379 exemplar
Sir Gibbie (1879) 332 exemplar
Diary of an Old Soul (1880) 316 exemplar
The musician's quest (1984) 315 exemplar
The Lady's Confession (1879) 306 exemplar
The Grey Wolf and Other Stories (1980) 303 exemplar
The Highlander's Last Song (1986) 301 exemplar
The tutor's first love (1863) 279 exemplar
The Baron's Apprenticeship (1986) 278 exemplar
Unspoken Sermons (1867) 231 exemplar
Phantastes / Lilith (1954) 209 exemplar
A Daughter's Devotion (1881) 203 exemplar
The Laird's Inheritance (1881) 190 exemplar
The Minister's Restoration (1897) 179 exemplar
The Day Boy and the Night Girl (1882) 160 exemplar
Landlady's Master (1989) 144 exemplar
The poet's homecoming (1887) 144 exemplar
The Hope of the Gospel (1892) 138 exemplar
The Curate of Glaston (2001) 135 exemplar
The Vicar's Daughter (1871) 128 exemplar
The Seaboard Parish (1868) 118 exemplar
Evenor (1972) 112 exemplar
Knowing the Heart of God (1990) 107 exemplar
Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood (1871) 106 exemplar
The Flight of the Shadow (1891) 90 exemplar
Quiet Neighborhood (1985) 86 exemplar
Heather and Snow (1893) 75 exemplar
Shopkeeper's Daughter (1986) 67 exemplar
Thomas Wingfold, Curate (1876) 66 exemplar
Getting To Know Jesus (1980) 65 exemplar
Donal Grant (1883) 61 exemplar
The Elect Lady (1888) 61 exemplar
Proving the Unseen (1989) 59 exemplar
Little Daylight: A Fairy Story (1945) 58 exemplar
The Miracles of Our Lord (1870) 58 exemplar
Robert Falconer (1868) 57 exemplar
Last Castle (1986) 56 exemplar
The prodigal apprentice (1986) 55 exemplar
David Elginbrod (1863) 54 exemplar
Warlock o' Glenwarlock (1882) 52 exemplar
Your Life in Christ (2005) 51 exemplar
What's Mine's Mine (1886) 51 exemplar
Salted With Fire (1896) 47 exemplar
Alec Forbes of Howglen (1868) 45 exemplar
Home Again (1887) 44 exemplar
There and Back (1891) 39 exemplar
The Story of Little Christmas (1995) 36 exemplar
St. George and St. Michael (1876) 35 exemplar
Paul Faber, Surgeon (1879) 32 exemplar
Weighed and Wanting (1882) 31 exemplar
Wilfrid Cumbermede (1871) 31 exemplar
A Rough Shaking (1891) 30 exemplar
Mary Marston (1881) 29 exemplar
A Hidden Life and Other Poems (1864) 28 exemplar
Adela Cathcart (1864) 27 exemplar
Stephen Archer and Other Tales (1994) 27 exemplar
Far Above Rubies (1898) 24 exemplar
England's Antiphon (1868) 23 exemplar
Princess and the Goblin (1965) 23 exemplar
Dealings with the Fairies (2006) 19 exemplar
Gutta-Percha Willie (1873) 19 exemplar
George MacDonald in the Pulpit (1996) 18 exemplar
Cross Purposes and The Shadows (2006) 13 exemplar
Unspoken Sermons: Series Three (1987) 13 exemplar
Unspoken Sermons - Series 2 (1989) 11 exemplar
Wisdom to Live By (1996) 10 exemplar
Adela Cathcart, Volume 1 (2002) 10 exemplar
Fairy Tales (1924) 9 exemplar
The Shadows (1864) 9 exemplar
Adela Cathcart, Volume 2 (2007) 7 exemplar
Adela Cathcart, Volume 3 (2003) 6 exemplar
The Gray Wolf 6 exemplar
The Princess and the Goblin (1872) — Författare — 5 exemplar
The Princess Treasury (2008) 4 exemplar
Papa's story and other tales (1986) 4 exemplar
Malcolm, Volume I (2008) 3 exemplar
Cross Purposes 3 exemplar
The Carasoyn (2008) 3 exemplar
Uncle Cornelius his story (2010) 3 exemplar
Um Liebe und Barmherzigkeit (1992) 3 exemplar
Poems of George MacDonald (1887) 3 exemplar
Seaboard Parish (Volume 3) (2019) 3 exemplar
Fantasías (1989) 3 exemplar
Thomas Wingfold, Curate V1 (2012) 3 exemplar
Seaboard Parish (Volume 2) (2015) 3 exemplar
Thomas Wingfold, Curate V2 (2010) 3 exemplar
Lady Juliet (1995) 2 exemplar
La principessa e i goblin (2004) 2 exemplar
LADY'S CONFESSION 2 exemplar
The Fairy Fleet 2 exemplar
The Giant's Heart 2 exemplar
Heather and Snow vol. I (2017) 2 exemplar
Robert Falconer Volume 3 (2010) 2 exemplar
The Castle 2 exemplar
The Broken Swords (2004) 2 exemplar
Sir Gibbie vol. II 1 exemplar
Sir Gibbie vol. I 1 exemplar
Within and without (2016) 1 exemplar
The Seaboard Parish Vol 3 (2004) 1 exemplar
Prinsessen der blev væk (2009) 1 exemplar
The Wow o'Riven 1 exemplar
The Butcher's Bills (2015) 1 exemplar
Stephen Archer 1 exemplar
Port in a Storm (2015) 1 exemplar
Works of George MacDonald (2013) 1 exemplar
Short Stories (1928) 1 exemplar
Diamond's Dream 1 exemplar
Robert Falconer, Volume 1 (2010) 1 exemplar
Robert Falconer, Volume 2 (2010) 1 exemplar
Justice 1 exemplar
Nanny's Dream 1 exemplar
Prenses ile Goblin (2017) 1 exemplar
Malcom Vol. III 1 exemplar
Malcom Vol. II 1 exemplar
Men and Women 1 exemplar
LLAVE DE ORO, LA (1987) 1 exemplar

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Tales Before Tolkien: The Roots of Modern Fantasy (2003) — Bidragsgivare — 597 exemplar
English Poetry, Volume III: From Tennyson to Whitman (1909) — Bidragsgivare — 587 exemplar
The Oxford Book of Victorian Ghost Stories (1976) — Bidragsgivare — 504 exemplar
The Victorian Fairytale Book (1988) — Bidragsgivare — 451 exemplar
The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales (1993) — Bidragsgivare — 359 exemplar
Masterpieces of Fantasy and Wonder (1989) — Bidragsgivare — 321 exemplar
The New Junior Classics Volume 02: Stories of Wonder and Magic (1912) — Bidragsgivare — 187 exemplar
A Treasury of Fantasy (1981) — Bidragsgivare — 182 exemplar
100 Creepy Little Creature Stories (1994) — Bidragsgivare — 176 exemplar
Victorian Tales of Mystery and Detection: An Oxford Anthology (1991) — Bidragsgivare — 169 exemplar
The Big Book of Classic Fantasy (2019) — Bidragsgivare — 155 exemplar
The Fantastic Imagination (1977) — Bidragsgivare — 153 exemplar
The Young Folks' Shelf of Books, Volume 03: Magic in the Air (1962) — Bidragsgivare — 149 exemplar
The Mammoth Book of Fantasy (2001) — Bidragsgivare — 144 exemplar
Victorian Fairy Tales: The Revolt of the Fairies and Elves (1987) — Bidragsgivare — 122 exemplar
New Worlds for Old (1971) — Bidragsgivare — 99 exemplar
The Fantastic Imagination II (1978) — Bidragsgivare — 94 exemplar
Storytelling and Other Poems (Childcraft) (1949) — Bidragsgivare — 89 exemplar
A Book of Princesses (1963) — Bidragsgivare — 84 exemplar
Victorian Fairy Tales (2014) — Bidragsgivare — 81 exemplar
Scottish Ghost Stories (2009) — Bidragsgivare — 75 exemplar
Great Short Novels of Adult Fantasy Volume II (1973) — Bidragsgivare — 64 exemplar
The Random House Book of Fantasy Stories (1963) — Bidragsgivare — 63 exemplar
The Mammoth Book of Fairy Tales (1997) — Bidragsgivare — 62 exemplar
The Enchanter's Spell: Five Famous Tales (1987) — Bidragsgivare — 60 exemplar
Epic Fantasy Short Stories (Gothic Fantasy) (2019) — Bidragsgivare — 28 exemplar
A Book of Princes (1964) — Bidragsgivare — 26 exemplar
Chills and Thrills: Tales of Terror and Enchantment (2002) — Bidragsgivare — 22 exemplar
Kingdoms of Sorcery: An Anthology of Adult Fantasy (1976) — Bidragsgivare — 21 exemplar
An Anthology of Scottish Fantasy Literature (1996) — Bidragsgivare — 14 exemplar
Visions and Imaginations: Classic Fantasy Fiction (2005) — Bidragsgivare — 13 exemplar
Dreams and Wonders: Stories from the Dawn of Modern Fantasy (2010) — Bidragsgivare — 12 exemplar
Christmas classics: A treasury for Latter-Day Saints (1995) — Bidragsgivare — 11 exemplar
Phantastische Literatur 82 (1982) 11 exemplar
Letters from Hell (1886) — Förord, vissa utgåvor8 exemplar
More ghosts and marvels (1934) — Bidragsgivare — 7 exemplar
Dreamers of Dreams: An Anthology of Fantasy (1978) — Författare — 4 exemplar
Wakacje Wśród Duchów — Bidragsgivare — 1 exemplar

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Overall, this is an excellent book. It has great advice on writing , on the imagination , and on the works and inspiration of Shakespeare for his works. I do have some concerns about his views on the authority and inspiration of the Christian Holy Scriptures, however. MacDonald seems to argue for reserving the moniker of the Word of God only for Jesus Christ. The apostles and prophets of Holy Writ clearly discern the writings of the law, the prophets, and their own writings as having the authority to say, “Thus says the Lord.”… (mer)
 
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dandelionsmith | 1 annan recension | Nov 25, 2023 |
Read on Le Guin's recommendation. I liked this well enough, and it's noteworthy for its place in history, but I wouldn't rush to read this to a 21st century kid.
 
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mmparker | 59 andra recensioner | Oct 24, 2023 |
A hidden stairway to a secret room leads a little princess to a mysterious but charming silver-haired woman who gives her a magic ring to use in time of trouble. Trouble, the little princess soon learns, takes the shape of a group of devilish goblins who live in the ore-rich subterranean caverns of a nearby mountain.

Despising royalty and all their descendants (including the little princess), these misshapen creatures plot to kidnap the little girl and flood the mines. Their efforts, however, are frustrated when the princess, with the help of a fearless and resourceful young miner lad named Curdie, outwit these mischievous little people and learn -- along the way -- some valuable lessons about bravery and loyalty.… (mer)
 
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C. S. Lewis Editor, Composer, Introduction
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Jean Watson Abridged
Arthur Hughes Illustrator, Cover artist
Charles Folkard Illustrator
Ian Whitcomb Narrator
Lin Carter Introduction
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Maria L. Kirk Illustrator
Jim Lamb Cover Artist
Peter Joyce Narrator
Dave Kramer Cover artist
Maria Tatar Introduction
Naomi Lewis Introduction
Andre Norton Afterword
Alan Parry Illustrator
Joseph A. Smith Illustrator
Llewellyn Thomas Illustrator
Ursula K. Le Guin Introduction
Joan Aiken Introduction
Madalina Andronic Illustrator
Warwick Goble Illustrator
Brigitte Elbe Translator
Jeanne DuPrau Introduction
Maurice Sendak Illustrator
George Hauman Illustrator
Charles Mozley Illustrator
Alan M. Thomas Introduction
E.H. Shepard Illustrator
Colleen Browning Illustrator
Lauren A. Mills Illustrator
Doris Hauman Illustrator
Craig Yoe Illustrator
Helen Stratton Illustrator
Helen Knopper Translator
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Ralph Tegtmeier Translator
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Verk
299
Även av
53
Medlemmar
32,495
Popularitet
#595
Betyg
3.9
Recensioner
358
ISBN
2,435
Språk
20
Favoritmärkt
120
Proberstenar
391

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