The classic fairy tales / [compiled by] Iona and Peter Opie.

Author
Published
  • London ; New York : Oxford University Press [1974]
Physical description
255 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
ISBN
  • 0192115596
  • 9780192115591
Local notes
  • Collated (1996/12/12). Complete. (V&A Libraries)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-247) and index.
Contents
  • History of Tom Thumb -- Jack the Giant Killer -- Yellow Dwarf -- Sleeping Beauty -- Little Red Riding Hood -- Diamonds and toads -- Bluebeard -- Puss in Boots -- Cinderella -- Hop o' my thumb -- Beauty and the Beast -- Three wishes -- Three heads in the well -- Jack and the beanstalk -- Snow White and the seven Dwarfs -- Frog Prince -- Twelve dancing Princesses -- Rumpelstiltskin -- Goldilocks and the three bears -- Tinder box -- Princess on the pea -- Thumbelina -- Swineherd -- Hansel and Gretel.
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Related item
  • Online version:: Opie, Iona Archibald. Classic fairy tales. London ; New York : Oxford University Press, [1974]
  • http://mmu.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://bac-lac.on.worldcat.org/oclc/1032867967
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • book jackets.
  • bookplates.
  • children's books.
  • Cloth case bindings.
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Fairy tales.
  • Illustrated
  • Nonfiction.
  • text
Language
  • English
Related Internet Resources
  • Presents the texts of twenty-four well-known fairy tales as they were first printed in English and summarizes the history of each title, especially from the textual point of view.

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Special Collections All Saints 3rd floor, Children's collection - Reference 398.21094 OPI

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