For the childlike: George MacDonald's fantasies for children

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Children's Literature Association, May 1, 1992 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 234 pages
George MacDonald (1824-1905) is perhaps best remembered as one of the greatest and most enduringly influential of the Victorian writers for children. Sixteen essays analyze his work for children.

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Contents

Introduction
1
The Platonic Imagery of George MacDonald
4
Stephen Prickett
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Copyright

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Victorian Fantasy
Stephen Prickett
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About the author (1992)

Roderick McGillis is a professor of English at the University of Calgary. He is the author of the award-winning "The Nimble Reader" (1996), "A Little Princess: Gender and Empire" (1996), and "Les Pieds Devant" (2007), and the editor of "George MacDonald: Literary Heritage and Heirs" (2007). He is a former editor of "The Children's Literature Association Quarterly", and former president of the Children's Literature Association.