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The Christian goddess archetype and theology in the fantasies of George MacDonald by Bonnie Gaarden

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Rowman & Littlefield Pub. Group in Madison [N.J.], Lanham, Md .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English Fantasy fiction,
  • Archetype (Psychology) in literature,
  • Goddesses in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Christianity and literature,
  • Christian fiction,
  • Femininity of God in literature,
  • Theology in literature,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesArchetype and theology in the fantasies of George MacDonald
StatementBonnie Gaarden
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4969 .G33 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25077161M
ISBN 109781611470086, 9781611470093
LC Control Number2011004795

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