When dreams came true : classical fairy tales and their tradition / Jack Zipes

Author(s): Zipes, Jack, 1937-
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Subjects: Fairy tales--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 2nd ed
Published: New York : Routledge, c2007
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: xiii, 322 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Spells of enchantment : an overview of the history of fairy tales 1
2. The rise of the French fairy tale and the decline of France 33
3. The splendor of the Arabian nights 53
4. Once there were two brothers named Grimm 65
5. The "merry" dance of the nutcracker : discovering the world through fairy tales 85
6. I'm Hans Christian Andersen 109
7. The flowering of the fairy tale in Victorian England 143
8. Oscar Wilde's tales of illumination 167
9. Carlo Collodi's Pinocchio as tragic-comic fairy tale 175
10. Frank Stockton, American pioneer of fairy tales 187
11. L. Frank Baum and the utopian spirit of Oz 195
12. Revisiting J. M. Barrie's Peter and Wendy and Neverland 219
13. Hermann Hesse's fairy tales and the pursuit of home 239
Notes: LCCN: 2006101179
ISBN: 0415980062 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780415980067 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0415980070 (hbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780415980074 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-283) and index
Contents: 1. Spells of enchantment : an overview of the history of fairy tales -- 2. The rise of the French fairy tale and the decline of France -- 3. The splendor of the Arabian nights -- 4. Once there were two brothers named Grimm -- 5. The "merry" dance of the Nutcracker : discovering the world through fairy tales -- 6. I'm Hans Christian Andersen -- 7. The flowering of the fairy tale in Victorian England -- 8. Oscar Wilde's tales of illumination -- 9. Carlo Collodi's 'Pinocchio' as tragic-comic fairy tale -- 10. Frank Stockton, American pioneer of fairy tales -- 11. L. Frank Baum and the utopian spirit of Oz -- 12. Revisiting J.M. Barrie's 'Peter and Wendy' and Neverland -- 13. Hermann Hesse's fairy tales and the pursuit of home
OCLC Number: 76967295
ISBN/ISSN: 0415980062
9780415980067
0415980070
9780415980074