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From the Beast to the Blonde : On Fairy Tales and Their Tellers
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From the Beast to the Blonde : On Fairy Tales and Their Tellers
by Warner, Marina

Entrancing, multi-layered and as wittily subversive as fairy tales themselves, this beautifully illustrated work explores and illuminates the unfolding history of famous fairy tales and the contexts in which they flourished. It also lifts the curtain on the tellers themselves - from ancient sibyls and old crones to the more modern Angela Carter and, of course, Walt Disney. A brilliant compendium of folklore, fairytales and learning which reveals unexpected links and histories behind some of our oldest and most-loved tales.

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Publication date: 1995

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9780099479512

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:11145

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