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MacDonald, George

Born: 10-12-1824 at Aberdeen, Scotland
Died: 18-9-1905

Summary of Biography

Scottish novelist and poet, especially popular for his children's literature. Macdonald is acclaimed for his innovative fairy tales in which he expertly weaves together his imagination with Christian symbolism.

Biography

George MacDonald (1824 - 1905), aScottish author andclergyman, was born at Huntly, Aberdeenshire, to a prosperous and religious family. He wrote juvenile fiction that was remarkable for its tender spirituality. MacDonaldstudied moral philosophy and sciences atAberdeen University and attended Independent College, Highbury for training as a Congregational Minister. He wrote over fifty volumes offiction, stories, sermons, and poetry. Within and Without (1855) and Phantastes (1858) are his most famous works.

This section contains 4 books
The History of Gutta-Percha Willie
The History of Gutta-Percha Willie


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The Golden Key
The Golden Key


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Far Above Rubies
Far Above Rubies


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A Book of Strife in the Form of the Diary of an Old Soul
A Book of Strife in the Form of the Diary of an Old Soul


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