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Once upon a time : a short history of fairy tale

Author: Marina Warner
Publisher: New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In ten succinct chapters, Marina Warner guides us through the rich world of fairy tale, from Cinderella and Hansel and Gretel to Snow White and Pan's Labyrinth. Exploring pervasive themes of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Warner, Marina.
Once upon a time : a short history of fairy tale.
New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
(DLC) 18143249
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marina Warner
ISBN: 9780191028762 0191028762
OCLC Number: 899007125
Description: 1 online resource (226 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Prologue ; 1. The Worlds of Faery: Far Away and Down Below ; 2. With a Stroke of Her Wand: Magic and Metamorphosis ; 3. Voices on the Page: Tales, Tellers, and Translators ; 4. Potato Soup: True Stories/Real Life ; 5. Childish Things: Pictures and Conversations ; 6. On the Couch: House Training the Id ; 7. In the Dock: Don't Bet on the Prince ; 8. Double Vision: The Dream of Reason ; 9. On Stage and Screen: States of Illusion ; Epilogue ; Index
Responsibility: Marina Warner.

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her light touch effortlessly imparts knowledge in your mind. A beautifully produced book, this will be a joy to anyone who loves stories. * Patrick Neale, The Bookseller * Marina Warner is our Read more...

 
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