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George MacDonald (1824-1905) was a minister who was rejected by his congregation, and struggled thereafter to support his family of eleven children by writing. In his own day he was celebrated as poet, preacher, and lecturer, and as the author of numerous novels. He is best known today for his vivid children's stories.

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The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald, Arthur Hughes
The Princess and the Goblin
George MacDonald, Arthur Hughes
October 2009 Good Housekeeping selection. On My Bookshelf by Philippa Gregory... I find a lot of children’s books too drab and realistic – they should have a bit of magic. I read this book when I was six...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/07/1996

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