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For the childlike : George MacDonald's fantasies for children, Roderick McGillis, editor

Label
For the childlike : George MacDonald's fantasies for children
Title
For the childlike
Title remainder
George MacDonald's fantasies for children
Statement of responsibility
Roderick McGillis, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays discussing the work of the nineteenth-century Scottish author best known for his children's fairy tales
Dewey number
823/.8
Index
index present
LC call number
PR4969
LC item number
.F67 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
For the childlike : George MacDonald's fantasies for children, Roderick McGillis, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-227) and index
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Contents
  • Introduction / Roderick McGillis -- The Two Worlds of George MacDonald / Stephen Prickett -- The Fairy Tales of George MacDonald and the Evolution of a Genre / Michael Mendelson -- The Community of the Centre: Structure and Theme in Phantastes / Roderick McGillis -- The Goddess in the Belfry: Grandmothers and Wise Women in George MacDonald's Books for Children / Nancy Willard -- Social Conscience and Class Relations in MacDonald's "Cross Purposes" / A. Waller Hastings -- The Golden Key: Milton and MacDonald / Celia Catlett Anderson -- Reading "The Golden Key": Narrative Strategies of Parable / Cynthia Marshall -- The Platonic Imagery of George MacDonald and C.S. Lewis: The Allegory of the Cave Transfigured / Frank Riga -- Diamond and Kilmeny: MacDonald, Hogg, and the Scottish Folk Tradition / William Raeper -- Language and Secret Knowledge in At the Back of the North Wind / Roderick McGillis
  • Old Wine in New Bottles: Aspects of Prophecy in George MacDonald's At the Back of the North Wind / Lesley Smith -- Kore Motifs in The Princess and the Goblin / Nancy-Lou Patterson -- The Diamond in the Ashes: A Jungian Reading of the "Princess" Books / Joseph Sigman -- The Princess and the Wizard: The Fantasy Worlds of Ursula K. LeGuin and George MacDonald / Cordelia Sherman -- Duality Beyond Time: George MacDonald's "The Wise Woman, or The Lost Princess: A Double Story" / Melba N. Battin
Control code
000008941159
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
234 p.
Isbn
9780810824591
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
92008991 /AC
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.b15988569
System control number
  • rmr6253148
  • (OCoLC)25630114

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