David Elginbrod
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David Elginbrod

By George MacDonald
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David Elginbrod is an 1863 novel by George MacDonald. It is MacDonald's first realistic novel.
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Table of Contents
  • DAVID ELGINBROD.
  • And gladly wolde he lerne and gladly teche.—CHAUCER.
  • BOOK I. TURRIEPUFFIT.
  • CHAPTER I. THE FIR-WOOD.
  • CHAPTER II. DAVID ELGINBROD AND THE NEW TUTOR.
  • CHAPTER III. THE DAISY AND THE PRIMROSE.
    • HENRY VAUGHAN.
  • CHAPTER IV. THE COTTAGE.
  • CHAPTER V. THE STUDENTS.
  • CHAPTER VI. THE LAIRD'S LADY.
  • CHAPTER VII. THE SECRET OF THE WOOD.
    • HENRY VAUGHAN.
  • CHAPTER VIII. A SUNDAY MORNING.
  • CHAPTER IX. NATURE.
  • CHAPTER X. HARVEST.
  • CHAPTER XI. A CHANGE AND NO CHANGE.
  • CHAPTER XII. CHARITY.
    • Knowledge bloweth up, but charity buildeth up.
  • CHAPTER XIII. HERALDRY.
  • CHAPTER XIV. WINTER.
  • CHAPTER XV. TRANSITION.
    • RICHARD CRASHAW.
    • "MY DEAR SIR,
    • "DAVID ELGINBROD.
    • "MARGARET ELGINBROD."
    • END OF THE FIRST BOOK.
  • BOOK II. ARNSTEAD.
    • The earth hath bubbles as the water has.
    • MACBETH.—I.3
  • CHAPTER I. A NEW HOME.
    • A wise man's home is whereso'er he's wise.
  • CHAPTER II. HARRY'S NEW HORSE.
  • CHAPTER III. EUPHRASIA.
  • CHAPTER IV. THE CAVE IN THE STRAW.
  • CHAPTER V. LARCH AND OTHER HUNTING.
  • CHAPTER VI. FATIMA.
    • SHAKSPERE.
  • CHAPTER VII. THE PICTURE GALLERY.
  • CHAPTER VIII. NEST-BUILDING.
  • CHAPTER IX. GEOGRAPHY POINT.
  • CHAPTER X. ITALIAN.
    • Per me si va nella città dolente.
    • DANTE
  • CHAPTER XI. THE FIRST MIDNIGHT.
    • "MY DEAR MR. ARNOLD,
    • "HANNAH ELTON."
  • CHAPTER XII. A SUNDAY.
  • CHAPTER XIII. A STORM.
  • CHAPTER XIV. AN EVENING LECTURE.
  • CHAPTER XV. ANOTHER EVENING LECTURE.
  • CHAPTER XVI. A NEW VISITOR AND AN OLD ACQUAINTANCE.
  • CHAPTER XVII. MATERIALISM alias GHOST-HUNTING.
    • HEINRICH HEINE
  • CHAPTER XVIII. MORE MATERIALISM AND SOME SPIRITUALISM.
  • CHAPTER XIX. THE GHOST'S WALK.
  • CHAPTER XX. THE BAD MAN.
  • CHAPTER XXI. SPIRIT VERSUS MATERIALISM.
  • CHAPTER XXII. THE RING.
  • CHAPTER XXIII. THE WAGER.
  • CHAPTER XXIV. THE LADY EUPHRASIA.
  • CHAPTER XXV. NEXT MORNING.
  • CHAPTER XXVI. AN ACCIDENT.
    • There's a special providence in the fall of a sparrow.
  • CHAPTER XXVII. MORE TROUBLES.
  • CHAPTER XXVIII. A BIRD'S-EYE VIEW.
  • CHAPTER XXIX. HUGH'S AWAKING.
  • CHAPTER XXX. CHANGES.
  • CHAPTER XXXI. EXPLANATIONS.
  • CHAPTER XXXII. DEPARTURE.
    • END OF THE SECOND BOOK.
  • BOOK III. LONDON.
  • CHAPTER I. LODGINGS.
  • CHAPTER II. LETTERS FOR THE POST.
    • "HUGH SUTHERLAND."
    • "EUPHRASIA CAMERON.
  • CHAPTER III. ENDEAVOURS.
    • BURNS.
  • CHAPTER IV. A LETTER FROM THE POST.
    • "MARGARET ELGINBROD."
  • CHAPTER V. BEGINNINGS.
  • CHAPTER VI. A SUNDAY'S DINNER.
    • BURNS.
  • CHAPTER VII. SUNDAY EVENING.
  • CHAPTER VIII. EUPHRA.
    • "HARRY ARNOLD."
  • CHAPTER IX. THE NEW PUPILS.
  • CHAPTER X. CONSULTATIONS.
    • Wo keine Götter sind, walten Gespenster.
  • CHAPTER XI. QUESTIONS AND DREAMS.
  • CHAPTER XII. A SUNDAY WITH FALCONER.
    • SIR HENRY WOTTON.
  • CHAPTER XIII. THE LADY'S-MAID.
    • BURNS.
    • GILES FLETCHER.
  • CHAPTER XIV. DAVID ELGINBROD.
    • He being dead yet speaketh.
    • DR. DONNE.
  • CHAPTER XV. MARGARET'S SECRET.
  • CHAPTER XVI. FOREBODINGS.
  • CHAPTER XVII. STRIFE.
  • CHAPTER XVIII. VICTORY
  • CHAPTER XIX. MARGARET.
  • CHAPTER XX. A NEW GUIDE.
  • CHAPTER XXI. THE LAST GROAT.
    • SOUTHWELL.
  • CHAPTER XXII. DEATH.
    • DR. DONNE.
  • CHAPTER XXIII. NATURE AND HER LADY.
    • DR. DONNE.
  • CHAPTER XXIV. THE FIR-WOOD AGAIN.
    • THE END.
  • FOOTNOTES:
  • SCOTTISH WORDS
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