Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald
  

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Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald

First published in 1870-1 as a serial in GOOD WORKS FOR THE YOUNG, a magazine of Christian outlook, George MacDonald's fantasy is reguarded by his admirers as his finest novel. The story of the virtuous Princess Irene and the wicked goblins with heads as hard as stone has a strong moral overtone but is enjoyed by readers of all ages. The author said: 'I do not write for children, but for the child-like, whether of five, or fifty, or seventy-five'. Arthur Hughes, a follower of the Pre-Raphaelite movement, was a close friend of the author and provided the perfect illustrative accompaniment to his work.

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Format

Hardback
340 pages
Interest Age: From 5

Author

George MacDonald
More books by George MacDonald

Publisher

Everyman's Library an imprint of Everyman

Publication date

21st October 1993

ISBN

9781857159196


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