Goblin Market

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Dramatists Play Service, Inc., 1987 - Music - 38 pages
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THE STORY: Two proper Victorian sisters, both now grown women and mothers, return to their childhood nursery to relive the haunting memories of their youth. Magically, they are transported back to their girlhood, as their nursery becomes a woodland
 

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User Review  - Whisper1 - LibraryThing

Christina Rossetti was the sister of Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Dante Rossetti was one of the first artists who began the Pre-Raphaelite artistic movement. Christina's Goblin Market was published in 1862 ... Read full review

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User Review  - SashaM - LibraryThing

The fairy-tale like title poem of 2 sisters, one of whom is tempted by the goblin market and eats their food, and the other sister who risks the same to save her life is beautiful. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
5
Section 3
9
Section 4
11
Section 5
22
Section 6
23
Section 7
33
Section 8
34
Section 9
37
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Christina Georgina Rossetti was born in London on December 5, 1830. Along with being a young poet, Rossetti also became an Italian professor at King's College, University of London. Rossetti's intense devotion to religion showed in her various works, including "Uphill", her most famous work. Overall, Rossetti did not publish much, but she did submit her first volume of poetry, Goblin Market and Other Poems. Christina Georgina Rossetti died in London on December 29, 1894.

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