WorldCat Identities

MacDonald, George 1824-1905

Overview
Works: 1,309 works in 5,565 publications in 11 languages and 93,027 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Quotations  Christian fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy fiction, English  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Creator, Other, Illustrator, Originator
Classifications: PZ8.M1754, FIC
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The princess and the goblin by George MacDonald( Book )

220 editions published between 1871 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Irene lives in a castle in a wild and lonely mountainous region. One day she discovers a steep and winding stairway leading to a bewildering labyrinth of unused passages with closed doors and a further stairway
The light princess by George MacDonald( Book )

68 editions published between 1893 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,182 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
The princess and Curdie by George MacDonald( Book )

170 editions published between 1691 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 2,172 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
The golden key by George MacDonald( Book )

39 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventurous wanderings of a boy and girl to find the keyhole which fits the rainbow's golden key
Sir Gibbie by George MacDonald( Book )

97 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Come oot o' the gutter, ye nickum!" cried, in harsh, half-masculine voice, a woman standing on the curbstone of a short, narrow, dirty lane, at right angles to an important thoroughfare, itself none of the widest or cleanest. She was dressed in dark petticoat and print wrapper. One of her shoes was down at the heel, and discovered a great hole in her stocking. Had her black hair been brushed and displayed, it would have revealed a thready glitter of grey, but all that was now visible of it was only two or three untidy tresses that dropped from under a cap of black net and green ribbons, which looked as if she had slept in it
Phantastes : a faerie romance by George MacDonald( Book )

76 editions published between 1858 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 882 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
Beyond the looking glass : extraordinary works of fantasy and fairy tale by Jonathan Cott( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes ten famous works, including "The King of the Golden River" by John Ruskin, "The Golden Key" by George MacDonald, and "Goblin Market" by Christina Rossetti
Lilith : a romance by George MacDonald( Book )

88 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Mr. Vane, an orphan and heir to a large house- a house in which he has a vision that leads him through a large old mirror into anouther world. In chronicling the five trips Mr. Vane makes to this other world, MacDonald hauntingly explores the ultimate mystery of evil
At the back of the North Wind by George MacDonald( Book )

38 editions published between 1871 and 2002 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy has many adventures with his friend, the North Wind, who appears to him in many forms, but looks forward most to his final trip to the back of the North Wind
The lost princess; a double story by George MacDonald( Book )

22 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Lost Princess was first published in 1875 as a fairy tale by Macdonald. This story describes how a woman of mysterious powers visits two young girls: a princess and a shepherd's daughter. The girls are forced to choose between good and evil."--Back Cover
The fisherman's lady by George MacDonald( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the late 19th century, a fisherman's family goes about its daily life
The light princess by George MacDonald( Recording )

36 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a well known fact that a new-born princess will often be subject to a curse-especially if her royal parents neglect to invite an important magical relative to the christening. But never has there been a curse as charming and hilarious as that which befalls the Light Princess. Deprived of gravity, she can't take anything, or anyone, seriously. Even worse, she's apt to blow away on the first stiff breeze!
The Oxford book of children's stories by Jan Mark( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories written for children over the past 250 years by such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Rudyard Kipling, Carl Sandburg, Joan Aiken, and Rosa Guy
The Marquis' secret by George MacDonald( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a truly unselfish man struggling to live in a selfish world
David Elginbrod by George MacDonald( Book )

72 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 521 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
Robert Falconer by George MacDonald( Book )

75 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 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
Phantastes : a faerie romance for men and women by George MacDonald( Book )

59 editions published between 1858 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tale of the narrator's dream-like adventures into fantasyland where he confronts tree-spirits and the shadow, sojourns to the palace of the fairy queen, and searches for the spirit of the earth
George MacDonald, an anthology by George MacDonald( Book )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of strife in the form of the diary of an old soul by George MacDonald( Book )

52 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of daily devotionals by George MacDonald following the original design of the 1880 edition. Each page of poetry is offset with an illustrated page for the recording of the reader's own thoughts
At the back of the North Wind by George MacDonald( Book )

16 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a little boy, named for his father's favorite horse, as he travels with the beautiful lady North Wind and comes to know the many facets of her protective and violent temper
 
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The Oxford book of children's stories
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

Džordžas Makdonaldas

Džordžs Makdonalds

George MacDonald britský spisovatel

George MacDonald, Jr

George MacDonald schottischer Schriftsteller, Dichter und Pfarrer

George MacDonald schrijver

George MacDonald scrittore e poeta scozzese

George MacDonald skót író, költő, miniszter

Georgius MacDonald

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

Τζορτζ ΜακΝτόναλντ Σκωτσέζος συγγραφέας, ποιητής και ιερέας

Джордж Макдональд

Джордж Макдональд шотландский романист и поэт

Макдоналд Дж. писатель 1824-1905

Макдональд, Джордж шотландский романист и поэт

Ջորդ ՄաքԴոնալդ

ג'ורג' מקדונלד

ג'ורג' מקדונלד סופר בריטי

מקדונלד, ג׳ורג׳

جرج مک‌دونالد

ჯორჯ მაკდონალდი შოტლანდიელი რომანისტი და პოეტი

맥도날드, 조지 1824-1905

맥도널드, 조지 1824-1905

ジョージ・マクドナルド

マクドナルド, G

マクドナルド, ジョージ

喬治·麥克唐納

Languages
English (1,173)

German (16)

Chinese (14)

Spanish (13)

Japanese (7)

Dutch (5)

Russian (3)

Swedish (1)

Italian (1)

Hebrew (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The light princessThe princess and CurdieThe golden keySir GibbiePhantastes : a faerie romanceLilith : a romanceThe lost princess; a double storyThe light princess