David Elginbrod (1863)

David Elginbrod book coverDavid Elginbrod was the first full-length Scottish novel by George MacDonald to be published in 1863.

Plot Introduction

David Elginbrod is a novel depicting Scottish country life, in the dialect of Aberdeen. The story centres around two saintly personalities, a dignified and pious Scottish peasant, and his daughter. A vein of mysticism runs through the story, and mesmerism and electro-biology are introduced.

The digitised manuscript here comprises the entire book

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ebookBook 2 - Arnstead e-book (Opens in new window)

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