The Hard Facts of the Grimms' Fairy Tales : Expanded Edition.

By: Tatar, MariaMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPrinceton Classics Ser: Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2019Copyright date: ©2019Description: 1 online resource (371 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780691184289Subject(s): Fairy tales-Germany-History and criticismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Hard Facts of the Grimms' Fairy Tales : Expanded EditionDDC classification: 398.20943 LOC classification: GR166 .T383 2019Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- CONTENTS -- LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS -- PREFACE TO THE PRINCETON CLASSICS EDITION -- PREFACE (2003) -- PREFACE -- 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 -- NOTES -- GENERAL INDEX -- INDEX OF TALES.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- CONTENTS -- LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS -- PREFACE TO THE PRINCETON CLASSICS EDITION -- PREFACE (2003) -- PREFACE -- 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 -- NOTES -- GENERAL INDEX -- INDEX OF TALES.

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Maria Tatar is the John L. Loeb Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures at Harvard University. Her many books include Off with Their Heads! Fairy Tales and the Culture of Childhood and Lustmord: Sexual Murder in Weimar Germany (both Princeton).

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