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MacDonald, George 1824-1905

Overview
Works: 1,422 works in 5,352 publications in 6 languages and 77,437 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Quotations  Fantasy fiction, English  Christian fiction  Records and correspondence  Fairy tales  Fantasy fiction  Biography  Manuscripts 
Roles: Performer, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Compiler, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Creator, Originator
Classifications: PZ8.M1754, 823.8
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Most widely held works by George MacDonald
At the back of the north wind by George MacDonald ( Book )
234 editions published between 1869 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 6,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diamond, a young boy living in nineteenth-century London, has many adventures as he travels with the beautiful lady North Wind and comes to know the many facets of her protective and violent temper
The princess and the goblin by George MacDonald ( Book )
217 editions published between 1871 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little princess is protected by her friend Curdie from the goblin miners who live beneath the castle
The princess and Curdie by George MacDonald ( Book )
182 editions published between 1691 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of a mysterious fairy queen who provides monstrous but gentle creatures to aid him, a miner's son takes on the dangerous task of helping the king and princess confound their enemies and save the kingdom
Phantastes a faerie romance for men and women by George MacDonald ( )
48 editions published between 1858 and 2011 in English and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anodos enters a dream-like fairyland of tree-spirits and magic, where he searches for the spirit of the Earth
Lilith a romance by George MacDonald ( )
54 editions published between 1895 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Mr. Vane, an orphan and heir to a large house in which he has a vision that leads him through an old mirror into another world
The light princess by George MacDonald ( Book )
20 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Because she is not invited to the christening of the princess, the King's sister casts a spell depriving the child of gravity and the ability to weep tears
A book of strife in the form of the diary of an old soul by George MacDonald ( )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lilith by George MacDonald ( )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The light princess by George MacDonald ( )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A curse causes a princess to have no gravity, but the help of a prince brings her back down to earth
The golden key by George MacDonald ( Book )
22 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventurous wanderings of a boy and girl to find the keyhole which fits the rainbow's golden key
The day boy and the night girl (The romance of Photogen and Nycteris) by George MacDonald ( )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book of strife in the form of the diary of an old soul by George MacDonald ( )
51 editions published between 1880 and 2011 in English and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renowned Scottish fiction writer, poet, and minister George MacDonald gained literary acclaim for his creative reinvention of age-old fairy tales. Among the many writers who cited MacDonald as a key influence were G.K. Chesterson, W.H. Auden, C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and Madeleine L'Engle. In this volume of verse, MacDonald offers a poem for every day of the year; each is intended to prompt introspection and prayerful contemplation
Sir Gibbie by George MacDonald ( Book )
87 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In nineteenth-century Scotland, Gibbie, recently orphaned by his father's sudden death, witnesses a violent murder and flees to the countryside where he finds a new life and experiences many adventures
The fisherman's lady by George MacDonald ( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the late 19th century, a fisherman's family goes about its daily life
The golden key by George MacDonald ( )
in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phantastes : a faerie romance by George MacDonald ( Book )
25 editions published between 1858 and 2013 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anodos has a dream-like adventure in fairyland where he confronts tree spirits and the shadow, sojourns to the palace of the fairy queen, and searches for the spirit of the earth
Robert Falconer by George MacDonald ( Book )
71 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Largely autobiographical characters portraying MacDonald's boyhood acquaintances in Scotland. As a man, Robert Falconer, aids the poor and destitute in London. Written with some Scottish brogue."--Preliminaries
The Marquis' secret by George MacDonald ( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a truly unselfish man struggling to live in a selfish world
David Elginbrod by George MacDonald ( Book )
77 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hugh Sutherland, working as a classical and mathematic tutor for a Scottish laird's family, in turn learns love, life and a right relationship with God from David Elginbrod, a humble cottar and his family, who also work for the laird. Written with some Scottish brogue."--Preliminaries
Phantastes ; and, Lilith by George MacDonald ( Book )
16 editions published between 1962 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.06 for The light ... to 0.86 for The Christ ...)
Alternative Names
Author of Dealings with fairies.
Author of Dealings with fairies, 1824-1905
Author of Ranald Bannerman.
Author of Ranald Bannerman, 1824-1905
Dealings with fairies, Author of, 1824-1905
George MacDonald, Jr
Mac Donald, George.
Mac Donald, George, 1824-1905
MacDonald, George
Makdonalds, Džordžs, 1824-1905
Makudonarudo 1824-1905
Mc Donald, George
Mc Donald George 1824-1905
McDonald, George
McDonald George 1824-1905
Ranald Bannerman, Author of, 1824-1905
מקדונלד, ג׳ורג׳
マクドナルド, G
マクドナルド, ジョージ
Languages
English (1,190)
German (11)
French (4)
Spanish (4)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
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