George MacDonald :: William Raeper

George MacDonald :: William Raeper soon to be presented for sale on the fantastic BookLovers of Bath web site!

Tring, Batavia & Sydney: Lion Publishing, 1987, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Contains: Black & white photographs;

From the cover: George MacDonald (1824-1905) was one of the most startling and original of nineteenth-century writers. His writing and lecturing brought him wide recognition in his own day and into the company of many of the leading Victorians of his time. Among his friends were John Ruskin and Lewis Carroll, as well as many of the pre-Raphaelite painters, social reformers and church figures of the period.

MacDonalds writing has an outstanding imaginative power, largely influenced by the German and English romantics. It is in the realms of fantasy and childrens literature, along with his romantic and visionary …

Introduction by: Christopher MacDonald

Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A hint of darkening to the spine of the dust wrapper. Previous owners’ name to the first blank.

Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 432 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Biography catalogue?


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