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George MacDonald (1) [1824–1905]

This page covers the author of The Princess and the Goblin.

For other authors named George MacDonald, see the disambiguation page.

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The Princess and the Goblin 4,254 copies, 49 reviews
At the Back of the North Wind 2,372 copies, 26 reviews
Phantastes 1,876 copies, 21 reviews
The Princess and Curdie 1,766 copies, 18 reviews
Lilith 1,543 copies, 14 reviews
The Light Princess 961 copies, 20 reviews
George Macdonald: An Anthology 669 copies, 5 reviews
The Golden Key 615 copies, 20 reviews
Malcolm 556 copies, 9 reviews
The Complete Fairy Tales 528 copies, 7 reviews
The Wise Woman and Other Stories 453 copies, 3 reviews
The Marquis of Lossie 441 copies, 5 reviews
The Curate's Awakening 360 copies, 2 reviews
The Baronet's Song 352 copies, 4 reviews
The Shepherd's Castle 317 copies, 6 reviews
The Maiden's Bequest 303 copies, 1 review
Diary of an Old Soul 276 copies, 2 reviews
Sir Gibbie 260 copies, 4 reviews
The Grey Wolf and Other Stories 259 copies, 3 reviews
The musician's quest 255 copies, 2 reviews
The Highlander's Last Song 247 copies, 3 reviews
The Golden Key and Other Stories 240 copies, 2 reviews
The Baron's Apprenticeship 232 copies, 1 review
The tutor's first love 225 copies, 2 reviews
Unspoken Sermons 201 copies, 2 reviews
The Laird's Inheritance 160 copies, 1 review
A Daughter's Devotion 159 copies, 1 review
The Minister's Restoration 145 copies, 1 review
The Day Boy and the Night Girl 139 copies, 4 reviews
The poet's homecoming 120 copies, 1 review
The Curate of Glaston 113 copies, 2 reviews
Landlady's Master 112 copies, 1 review
The Vicar's Daughter 108 copies, 3 reviews
Evenor 103 copies
The Seaboard Parish 99 copies, 1 review
Knowing the Heart of God 97 copies, 1 review
Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood 85 copies, 2 reviews
The Flight of the Shadow 80 copies, 2 reviews
Quiet Neighborhood 72 copies, 3 reviews
Thomas Wingfold, Curate 63 copies, 3 reviews
Getting To Know Jesus 57 copies, 1 review
The Elect Lady 53 copies
Shopkeeper's Daughter 52 copies, 1 review
Donal Grant 51 copies
Robert Falconer 49 copies
Little Daylight: A Fairy Story 47 copies, 1 review
What's Mine's Mine 47 copies, 1 review
David Elginbrod 47 copies
Last Castle 47 copies, 1 review
Your Life in Christ 47 copies, 1 review
Alec Forbes of Howglen 42 copies, 2 reviews
The prodigal apprentice 41 copies, 1 review
Home Again 37 copies
There and Back 36 copies, 1 review
A Rough Shaking 27 copies
Mary Marston 27 copies
Stephen Archer and Other Tales 26 copies, 1 review
Adela Cathcart 24 copies
The Shadows 8 copies, 1 review
The Gray Wolf 6 copies
Fairy tales 3 copies
Fantasías 3 copies
The Carasoyn 2 copies
Lady Juliet 2 copies
Exotics 1 copy
Justice 1 copy
The Castle 1 copy
Poems 1 copy
A Letter To American Boys 1 copy, 1 review
Tales Before Tolkien: The Roots of Modern Fantasy (Contributor) 523 copies, 8 reviews
The Oxford Book of Victorian Ghost Stories (Contributor) 444 copies, 5 reviews
The Victorian Fairytale Book (Contributor) 389 copies, 3 reviews
The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales (Contributor) 316 copies, 6 reviews
Masterpieces of Fantasy and Wonder (Contributor) 297 copies, 2 reviews
A Treasury of Fantasy (Contributor) 168 copies, 1 review
100 Creepy Little Creature Stories (Contributor) 153 copies, 1 review
The Fantastic Imagination (Contributor) 137 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Fantasy (Contributor) 127 copies
The Big Book of Classic Fantasy (Contributor) 103 copies, 3 reviews
New Worlds for Old (Contributor) 89 copies, 1 review
The Fantastic Imagination II (Contributor) 83 copies
Book of Princesses (Puffin books) (Contributor) 75 copies
Scottish Ghost Stories (Contributor) 60 copies
The Mammoth Book of Fairy Tales (Contributor) 56 copies
A Book of Princes (Contributor) 22 copies, 1 review
Letters from Hell (Preface, some editions) 7 copies
More ghosts and marvels (Contributor) 7 copies

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