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The Princess and the Goblin, written by George MacDonald, illustration by Charles Folkard Art And Illustration, Book Illustrations, George Macdonald, Grimm Fairy Tales, Fairytale Art, Wow Art, Goblin, Rapunzel, Fantasy Art

The Princess and the Goblin and The Princess and Curdie by George MacDonald

The Princess and the Goblin As a little girl, there were few books I loved better than George MacDonald's classic fantasy, The Princess and the Goblin. I don't know how many times I read and re-read it, but it can't have been fewer than three times, and perhaps as many as eight or nine. MacDonald had the gift in all his fantasies of inventing images so simple and so powerful that they gain an unassailable foothold in the imagination, and the most powerful image of all of them must be that of…

The Princess and Curdie by George MacDonald (Illustrated) Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Children's Books, Antique Books, Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Art, George Macdonald, Victorian Books, Beautiful Book Covers

The princess and Curdie

'The Princess and Curdie' by George MacDonald. J. B. Lippincott; Philadelphia…

 Lewis on George MacDonald, the Spirit of Christ Cs Lewis Quotes, Wise Quotes, Quotable Quotes, Inspirational Quotes, Wise Sayings, George Macdonald, Famous Author Quotes, Fantasy Authors, Christian Friends

C.S. Lewis on George MacDonald, 02

C.S. Lewis I know hardly any other writer who seems to be closer or more continually close to the Spirit of Christ Himself. C.S. Lewis...

Illustration from "The Princess and the Goblin" by George MacDonald. This illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith from a 1920 edition of the book Art And Illustration, Book Illustrations, Fantasy Kunst, Fantasy Art, Jessie Willcox Smith, Grimm Fairy Tales, Fairytale Art, Children's Literature, Illustrators

Jessie Willcox Smith - A Celebration of Childhood

'“Come,” and she still held out her arms' - Jessie Willcox Smith illustration from 'The Princess and the Goblin'.

At the Back of the North Wind by George MacDonald Illustration by Jessie Wilcox Smith American Illustration, Children's Book Illustration, Book Illustrations, Jessie Willcox Smith, George Macdonald, Vintage Children, Belle Photo, Retro, Vintage Art

Book Plates by Jessie Wilcox Smith, A Beloved Children's Book Artist

Hi everyone! I think I bought to many flowers! Is that even possible? It is so hard to resist all the plants that are blooming. Kings Nursery in Santa Rosa is one big mass of blooming roses. I always find something there. A trip to Imwallies resulted in even more flowers to plant. I am so impatient and want the little starts to be all grow up over night. Today I have some enchanting children's book illustrations by Jessie Wilcox Smith. They are from the book "At the back of the north wind"…

John Bell ~ 1894 Phantastes: A Faerie Romance by George MacDonald Book Cover Detail "A new edition, with twenty-five illustratio. Antique Books, Vintage Books, George Macdonald, Fairytale Fantasies, Fairy Art, Book Illustration, Illustrations, Vintage Children, Faeries

The Art of Narrative

“ John Bell ~ 1894 ~ Cover Detail ~ Phantastes: A Faerie Romance by George MacDonald ~ via Read the article with book review excerpts from the era, and see more at my blogspot blog, Art of...

Dealings With the Fairies MacDonald, George. New York: George Routledge and Sons Limited n. First US edition issued 24 years after the first British edition by Strahan. Original blue cloth over. Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Old Books, Antique Books, Book Cover Art, Book Art, George Macdonald, Beautiful Book Covers, Book Binding

book-aesthete

"May blessings be upon the head of Cadmus, the Phoenicians, or whoever it was that invented books."...

Ezra pound a retrospect essay “A Retrospect” and “A Few Don’ts. In “A Retrospect” Pound presents his beliefs. In an introduction to the Literary Essays of Ezra Pound, T. Gk Chesterton, Literary Essay, George Macdonald, Louisa May Alcott, Cs Lewis, Book Authors, Christian Faith, Facial Hair, Writing A Book

Hieropraxis - Literature and faith, truth and beauty

Literature and faith, truth and beauty

The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald Illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith "She ran for some distance, turned several times, and then began to be afraid. American Illustration, Children's Book Illustration, Book Illustrations, Princess Illustration, Jessie Willcox Smith, George Macdonald, Painting Prints, Art Prints, Goblin

Jessie Willcox Smith - A Celebration of Childhood

Illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith for The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald. "She ran for some distance, turned several times, and then began to be afraid."