Fairy tales from before fairy tales : the medieval Latin past of wonderful lies

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Published
  • Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press c2007
Physical description
xii, 500 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780472115686 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0472115685 (cloth : alk. paper)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 445 - 479) and indexes.
Contents
  • Folktales in medieval Latin poetry -- Between sacred legend and folktale : a whale of a story about a tenth-century fisherman -- A cautionary tale : Little Red Riding Hood in the 1020s -- True lies and the growth of wonder : an eleventh-century "Little Claus and Great Claus" -- The wonder of the Turnip tale (ca. 1200) -- The reorientation of the Donkey tale (ca. 1200) -- Conclusion : sadly never after.
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  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0711/2006025452-d.html
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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Fairy tales from before fairy tales : the medieval Latin past of wonderful lies

Author
Edition
  • 1st pbk. ed.
Published
  • Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press 2009
Physical description
xii, 500 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780472033799 (pbk.)
  • 0472033794 (pbk.)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

Holdings information at British Library

Live circulation data is not available.

Location of copy Shelfmark Availability
Humanities and Social Sciences, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2011.a.2753

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