The hard facts of the Grimms' fairy tales / Maria Tatar.

Author
Published
  • Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press 1987
Physical description
xxiv, 277p : ill ; 25cm.
ISBN
  • 0691067228
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Sex and violence: the hard core of fairy tales -- Fact and fantasy: the art of reading fairy tales -- Victims and seekers: the family romance of fairy tales -- Born yesterday: the spear side -- Spinning tales: the distaff side -- From nags to witches: stepmothers and other ogres -- Taming the beast: Bluebeard and other monsters.
Other names
Related item
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/prin031/87045541.html
Genre
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Fairy tales - Germany - History and criticism.
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • Discusses how the Grimms censored fairly tales, examines the violence and cruelty found in the stories, and suggests an approach to interpreting them.

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University of the Arts, London: Central Saint Martins, Main collection 398.21 TAT
University of the Arts, London: London College of Communication, Main collection 398.21 GRI
Bangor University Library: Main Library PT921 .T38 1987
University of Bristol Libraries Table of contents Online location
University of Bristol Libraries Publisher description Online location
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library PT921 TAT 7 day loan: vacation loan
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.1991.b.7670
British Library: Lending Collection 88/00089
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.1991.b.7804
Brunel University London Library: Shelves - floor 2 PT921.T38
University of Cambridge Libraries: English Faculty Library: Main Library M 41 GRI
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: North Wing, Floor 5 748:32.c.95.238
University of Cambridge Libraries: Homerton College Library: Children's Literature Collection 809.89282 TAT Library holds 2 copies
Cardiff University Libraries: Arts & Social Studies Library: 2 week PT2281.G23.A8.T2
City, University of London: Northampton Square -- long loan 398.21
Durham University Library: Bill Bryson Library, Level 4 398.20943 GRI/TAT
Durham University Library: ISC Library, Queen's Campus 398.20943 GRI/TAT
Durham University Library: ISC Library, Queen's Campus 398.20943 GRI/TAT
University of Edinburgh Libraries: Main Library (STANDARD LOAN) - 2nd floor GR166 Tat.
University of Exeter Library: Forum Library 838.7/GRIM TAT
University of Glasgow Library: University Library Level 9 German F921 TAT
Keele University: Campus Library PT2281 .G3Z5T2
King's College London Library: Maughan Library ; [Humanities books] PT921 TAT Four week
Liverpool John Moores University: Aldham Robarts Library, Main 398.2 TAT
University of Liverpool Library: Sydney Jones Library PT921.T21 27
The London Library: London Library S. Folklore &c., Grimm
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 88MB12720
University of Nottingham Libraries: Hallward Library
University of Oxford Libraries: English Faculty Library PT921.T38 TAT 1987
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian History Faculty Library: UCam Main Floor O/S 168 Tata
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian History Faculty Library: Upper Gladstone Link PT921.T38 TAT 1987
University of Oxford Libraries: Taylor Institution Library: Teaching Collection Books BX.GRI4 - 8KIN - J7
University of Oxford Libraries: Taylor Institution Library EV.245.A.24
Queen's University Belfast: McClay Floor 2 PT921
University of Reading Library: University Library: 2nd Floor 398.21-GRI/TAT
University of St Andrews Library: Main Library PT921.T2
Senate House Library, University of London: Senate House Library GERMANIC 5th Floor (3) XWR G85a Tat
Sheffield Hallam University Library: Collegiate Main Collection 398.2 TA
University of Sheffield Library: Western Bank Library Main sequence 398.21 (T)
University of South Wales: Treforest Library: Main Shelves, Week Loan 398.210943 TAT
University of Southampton Library: Avenue Library & Learning Commons PT 921 TAT
University of Strathclyde Library: Standard Loan MLD D 398.2109 TAT
University of Sussex Library: Main Library PT 921.T38
Swansea University Libraries: Singleton Park Library : Main PT921 >TAT
Trinity College Dublin Library: Berkeley, 2nd Floor 150.195 M74
University of Wales Trinity Saint David: Lampeter Campus Library: Main Collection 838 GRI
UCL Library Services: Store. Visit UCL Library webpages to request access to items in Store FLS N 60 TAT
UCL Library Services: UCL Main Library GERMAN M 170 TAT
University of Warwick Library: Main Library GR 550.T2
University of Warwick Library: Main Library GR 550.T2

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