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By Andrew Teverson

ISBN-10: 0415616050

ISBN-13: 9780415616058

ISBN-10: 0415616069

ISBN-13: 9780415616065

This quantity deals a accomplished severe and theoretical creation to the style of the fairy story. It:

  • explores the ways that folklorists have outlined the genre

  • assesses a number of the methodologies utilized in the research and interpretation of fairy tale

  • provides a close account of the ancient improvement of the fairy story as a literary form

  • engages with the main ideological controversies that experience formed severe and artistic methods to fairy stories within the 20th and twenty-first centuries

  • demonstrates that the fairy story is a hugely metamorphic style that has flourished in assorted media, together with oral culture, literature, movie, and the visible arts.

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