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Uncle Cornelius, His Story epub

by George MacDonald


Uncle Cornelius, His Story epub

ISBN: 1419191721

ISBN13: 978-1419191725

Author: George MacDonald

Category: Other

Subcategory: Humanities

Language: English

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC (June 17, 2004)

Pages: 48 pages

ePUB book: 1827 kb

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George MacDonald (10 December 1824 – 18 September 1905) was a Scottish author, poet and Christian minister. He was a pioneering figure in the field of modern fantasy literature and the mentor of fellow writer Lewis Carroll

George MacDonald (10 December 1824 – 18 September 1905) was a Scottish author, poet and Christian minister. He was a pioneering figure in the field of modern fantasy literature and the mentor of fellow writer Lewis Carroll. In addition to his fairy tales, MacDonald wrote several works on Christian apologetics.

1905 George MacDonald was born on December 10, 1824 in Huntley, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. MacDonald is perhaps best known for his fantasy children's books, although he wrote fantasy books for adults as well. He attended University in Aberdeen in 1840 and then went on to Highbury College in 1848 where he studied to be a Congregational Minister, receiving his M. A. His first appointment was in Arundel, but he was forced to resign form the position in 1853.

Uncle Cornelius, His Story book. Known particularly for his poignant fairy tales and fantasy novels, MacDonald ins George MacDonald was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister. I beg you will give it up at once. He was educated at Aberdeen University and after a short and stormy career as a minister at Arundel, where his unorthodox views led to his dismissal, he turned to fiction as a means of earning a living. He wrote over 50 books.

It was a dull evening in November. A drizzling mist had been falling all day about the old farm  . Harry Heywood and his two sisters sat in the house-place, expecting a visit from their uncle, Cornelius Heywood. What a dreary night! said Kate.

Uncle Cornelius His Story was first published in MacDonald’s anthology The Portent: A Story of the . by. George MacDonald. It was a dull evening in November. A drizzling mist had been falling all day about the old farm

Uncle Cornelius His Story was first published in MacDonald’s anthology The Portent: A Story of the Inner Vision of the Highlanders, Commonly Called the Second Sight (1864). The story was reprinted in the January 1869 issue of St. Pauls Magazine.

George MacDonald (1824 - 1905) was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister. He was a pioneering figure in the field of fantasy literature and the mentor of fellow writer Lewis Carroll

George MacDonald (1824 - 1905) was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister. He was a pioneering figure in the field of fantasy literature and the mentor of fellow writer Lewis Carroll. His writings have been cited as a major literary influence by many notable authors including W. H. Auden, C. S. Lewis, J. R. Tolkien, Walter de la Mare, E. Nesbit and Madeleine L'Engle. G. K. Chesterton cited The Princess and the Goblin as a book that had made a difference to my whole existence. Table of Contents: Novels.

LibriVox recording of Six Stories by George MacDonald For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox. six stories 1503 librivox.

LibriVox recording of Six Stories by George MacDonald. George MacDonald was an influence on many famous fantasy writers, including C. Tolkien, and Madeleine L'Engle. This fantasy story collection includes The Cruel Painter (a vampire story), The Castle, The Wow O'Riven (a love story), The Broken Swords (a tale of war and redemption), The Gray Wolf (a werewolf story) and Uncle Cornelius: His Story. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.

George MacDonald (1824-1905), the great nineteenth-century innovator of. .Over 14 million journal, magazine, and newspaper articles.

George MacDonald (1824-1905), the great nineteenth-century innovator of modern fantasy, influenced not only C. Lewis but also such literary masters as Charles Williams and J. Tolkien. Though his longer fairy tales Lilith and Phantastes are particularly famous, much of MacDonald's best fantasy writing is found in his shorter stories.

George MacDonald was an influence on many famous fantasy writers, including C. Tolkien, and Madeleine L'Engle

George MacDonald was an influence on many famous fantasy writers, including C. Summary by Beth Thomas and Maxine).

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