Annotated Classic Fairy Tales

Annotated Classic Fairy Tales

Author: Maria Tatar

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Published: 2002-10-29

Total Pages: 488

ISBN-13: 9780393051636

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Twenty-six classic fairy tales are supplemented by extensive literary, cultural, and historical commentary.


The Annotated Brothers Grimm

The Annotated Brothers Grimm

Author: Jacob Grimm

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Published: 2004

Total Pages: 520

ISBN-13: 9780393058482

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Containing 40 stories in new translations by Tatar this celebration of the richness and dramatic power of the legendary fables also features 150 illustrations, many of them in color, by legendary painters.


The Classic Fairy Tales (Second International Student Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

The Classic Fairy Tales (Second International Student Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

Author: Maria Tatar

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Published: 2017

Total Pages: 368

ISBN-13: 039364331X

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“I have used this textbook for four courses on children’s literature with enrollments of over ninety students. It is without doubt the most well organized selection of literary fairy tales and critical commentaries currently available. Students love it.” —Lita Barrie, California State University, Los Angeles This Norton Critical Edition includes: · Seven different tale types: “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Snow White,” “Sleeping Beauty,” “Cinderella,” “Bluebeard,” and “Tricksters.” These groupings include multicultural versions, literary rescriptings, and introductions and annotations by Maria Tatar. · Tales by Hans Christian Andersen and Oscar Wilde. · More than fifteen critical essays exploring the various aspects of fairy tales. New to the Second Edition are interpretations by Ernst Bloch, Walter Benjamin, Max Lüthi, Lewis Hyde, Jessica Tiffin, and Hans-Jörg Uther. · A revised and updated Selected Bibliography.


The Hard Facts of the Grimms' Fairy Tales

The Hard Facts of the Grimms' Fairy Tales

Author: Maria Tatar

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Published: 2019-01-22

Total Pages: 370

ISBN-13: 069118299X

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I. Children's literature? -- 1. Sex and violence : the hard core of fairy tales -- 2. Fact and fantasy : the art of reading fairy tales -- 3. Victims and seekers : the family romance of fairy tales -- II. Heroes -- 4. Born yesterday : The spear side -- 5. Spinning tales : the distaff side -- III. Villains -- 6. From nags to witches : stepmothers and other ogres -- 7. Taming the beast : Bluebeard and other monsters -- Epilogue : getting even -- Appendixes -- A. Six fairy tales from the Nursery and household tales, with commentary -- B. Selected tales from the first edition of the Nursery and household tales -- C. Prefaces to the first and second editions of the Nursery and household tales -- D. English titles, tale numbers, and German titles of stories cited -- E. Bibliographical note.


The Classic Fairy Tales (Second Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

The Classic Fairy Tales (Second Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

Author: Maria Tatar

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Published: 2017

Total Pages: 368

ISBN-13: 0393289788

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“I have used this textbook for four courses on children’s literature with enrollments of over ninety students. It is without doubt the most well organized selection of literary fairy tales and critical commentaries currently available. Students love it.” —Lita Barrie, California State University, Los Angeles This Norton Critical Edition includes: · Seven different tale types: “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Snow White,” “Sleeping Beauty,” “Cinderella,” “Bluebeard,” and “Tricksters.” These groupings include multicultural versions, literary rescriptings, and introductions and annotations by Maria Tatar. · Tales by Hans Christian Andersen and Oscar Wilde. · More than fifteen critical essays exploring the various aspects of fairy tales. New to the Second Edition are interpretations by Ernst Bloch, Walter Benjamin, Max Lüthi, Lewis Hyde, Jessica Tiffin, and Hans-Jörg Uther. · A revised and updated Selected Bibliography.


Little Red Riding Hood Uncloaked

Little Red Riding Hood Uncloaked

Author: Catherine Orenstein

Publisher: Basic Books (AZ)

Published: 2003-07

Total Pages: 289

ISBN-13: 9780465041268

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Reveals the intricate sexual politics, moral ambiguities, and philosophical underpinnings of the folktale, tracing its history from the court of Louis XIV to its applications in modern marketing, and showing how it has served as a measure of social and sexual mores for women. 25,000 first printing.


The Victorian Fairy Tale Book

The Victorian Fairy Tale Book

Author: Michael Patrick Hearn

Publisher: Pantheon

Published: 2002-12-03

Total Pages: 417

ISBN-13: 0375714553

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From Robert Browning’s The Pied Piper of Hamelin and William Makepeace Thackeray’s The Rose and the Ring to Kenneth Grahme’s The Reluctant Dragon and J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, here are seventeen classic stories and poems from the golden age of the English fairy tale. Some of them amuse, some enchant, some satirize and criticize, but each one is an expression of the joy of living. Accompanied by illustrations from the original editions of these works this collection will delight readers both young and old. Part of the Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library


The Classic Fairy Tales

The Classic Fairy Tales

Author: Iona Archibald Opie

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Published: 1980

Total Pages: 348

ISBN-13: 9780195202199

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SUMMARY: Presents the texts of twenty-four well-known fairy tales as they were first printed in English and summarizes the history of each title, especially from the textual point of view.


The Classic Fairy Tales

The Classic Fairy Tales

Author: Maria Tatar

Publisher: W. W. Norton

Published: 1999

Total Pages: 394

ISBN-13: 9780393972771

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Focusing on six types of tales in variants from around the world, essays explore the genre, cultural implications, and critical history.


The Fairest of Them All

The Fairest of Them All

Author: Maria Tatar

Publisher: Belknap Press

Published: 2020

Total Pages: 257

ISBN-13: 0674238605

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Versions of the Snow White story have been shared across the world for centuries. Acclaimed folklorist and translator Maria Tatar places the well-known editions of Walt Disney and the Brothers Grimm alongside other tellings, inviting readers to experience anew a beloved fantasy of melodrama and imagination.