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The Princess and the Goblin

Written by George MacDonald, Ursula K. Le Guin

Illustrated by Arthur Hughes

Part of the Puffin Classics Series

The Princess and the Goblin Synopsis

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. What lies at the top? Can the ring the princess is given protect her against the lurking menace of the boglins from under the mountain?

The Princess and the Goblin Press Reviews

The Puffin Classics series is a perfect marriage of the old and the new. Enjoy some of the best books from the past and find out why and how they inspired some of the best writers of the present -- Julia Eccleshare Lovereading4kids

Book Information

ISBN: 9780141332482
Publication date: 25th July 1996
Author: George MacDonald, Ursula K. Le Guin
Illustrator: Arthur Hughes
Publisher: Puffin Classics an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 272 pages

About George MacDonald, Ursula K. Le Guin

George MacDonald (Author) George MacDonald (1824-1905) was born in Scotland and moved to London after studying science at Aberdeen University. He became a part of the literary scene of the times and wrote poetry and novels for adults, turning quite late in life to writing fiction for children, inspired by his large family. At the Back of the North Wind was published in 1871, a fantasy masterpiece which had first been serialized in a magazine. The two following years saw the publication of his other two much-loved novels for children, The Princess and the Goblin and The Princess and the Curdie. ...

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