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The bloody chamber and other stories

Author: Angela Carter
Publisher: London : Vintage, 1995, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From familiar fairy tales and legends - "Red Riding Hood", "Bluebeard", "Puss in Boots", "Beauty and the Beast", vampires and werewolves, the author has created a collection of dark, sensual,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Angela Carter
ISBN: 0099588110 9780099588115
OCLC Number: 36287024
Description: 125 ; 20 cm
Contents: The bloody chamber --
The courtship of Mr. Lyon --
The tiger's bride --
Puss in Boots --
The erlking --
The snow child --
The lady of the house of love --
The werewolf --
The company of wolves --
Wolf Alice.
Responsibility: Angela Carter.

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'Magnificent set pieces of fastidious sensuality' Ian McEwan 'Angela Carter has extended the life and richness of the fable form itself partly through language that is both pellucid and sensual, Read more...

 
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