George MacDonald: An Anthology

George MacDonald: An Anthology


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George MacDonald (1824-1905) was born in Aberdeen shire, Scotland. Briefly a clergyman, then a professor of English literature at Bedford and King's College in London, he was a popular lecturer and published poetry, stories, novels, and fairy tales. In this collection selected by C.S. Lewis, we are offered 365 selections from MacDonald's inspiring and useful writings, ranging from "Inexorable Love" to "The Torment Of Death." These wise words will instruct, uplift, and provide indispensable help toward the very acceptance of Christian faith.

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ISBN-13: 9781617430480
Publisher: Greenbook Publications, LLC
Publication date: 11/07/2011
Pages: 86
Sales rank: 647,897
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.18(d)

About 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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