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A century of Welsh myth in children's literature

Author: Donna R White
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1998.
Series: Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, no. 77.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work examines how authors of children's fantasy literature from the 19th century to the present have adapted Welsh myth to meet the perceived needs of their young audience. It focuses  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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White, Donna R., 1955-
Century of Welsh myth in children's literature.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1998
(OCoLC)607020059
Online version:
White, Donna R., 1955-
Century of Welsh myth in children's literature.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1998
(OCoLC)607058059
Named Person: Sidney Lanier; Kenneth Morris; Alan Garner; Lloyd Alexander; Lloyd Alexander; Sidney Lanier
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donna R White
ISBN: 0313305706 9780313305702
OCLC Number: 37546879
Description: x, 162 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Sidney Lanier and The Boy's Mabinogion --
Retellings of the Mabinogi, 1896-1988 --
Kenneth Morris's Book of the Three Dragons --
Alan Garner's The Owl Service --
Lloyd Alexander's Chronicles of Prydain --
The Mabinogi in Fiction, 1970-1992.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, no. 77.
Responsibility: Donna R. White.

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