The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

Written By Jack Zipes
The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales
  • Publsiher : Oxford Companions
  • Release : 24 May 2022
  • ISBN : 0199689822
  • Pages : 720 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales
  • Author : Jack Zipes
  • Publisher : Oxford Companions
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : This Oxford companion provides an authoritative reference source for fairy tales, exploring the tales themselves, both ancient and modern, the writers who wrote and reworked them and related topics such as film, art, opera and even advertising....

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales 3 Volumes

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales  3 Volumes
  • Author : Donald Haase
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2007-12-30
  • Total pages : 1240
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Provides entries on themes and motifs, individuals, characters and character types, national traditions, and genres of folk and fairy tales from around the world....

Folktales and Fairy Tales Traditions and Texts from around the World 2nd Edition 4 volumes

Folktales and Fairy Tales  Traditions and Texts from around the World  2nd Edition  4 volumes
  • Author : Anne E. Duggan Ph.D.,Donald Haase Ph.D.,Helen J. Callow
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2016-02-12
  • Total pages : 1590
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Encyclopedic in its coverage, this one-of-a-kind reference is ideal for students, scholars, and others who need reliable, up-to-date information on folk and fairy tales, past and present. • Provides encyclopedic coverage of folktales and fairy tales from around the globe • Covers not only the history of the fairy tale, but also ...

The Art of Game Design

The Art of Game Design
  • Author : Jesse Schell
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-31
  • Total pages : 610
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Presents over 100 sets of questions, or different lenses, for viewing a game’s design. Written by one of the world's top game designers, this book describes the deepest and most fundamental principles of game design, demonstrating how tactics used in board, card, and athletic games also work in video games. ...

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales A F

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales  A F
  • Author : Donald Haase
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 1160
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Provides alphabetically arranged entries on folk and fairy tales from around the world, including information on authors, subjects, themes, characters, and national traditions....

Archetypes Unmasking Your True Self

Archetypes  Unmasking Your True Self
  • Author : Brian Dale
  • Publisher : Balboa Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-14
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Archetypes ~ unmasking your true self ~ Are you interested in self-discovery, empowerment or changing your circumstances? Who are you? Are you a King, a Queen, a Knight, a Rescuer, a Mother, a Servant, a Healer, a Priestess, a Goddess or a Hero? These are archetypes. Why do you think, speak and ...

A Fairy Story

A Fairy Story
  • Author : Colin W. Campbell
  • Publisher : Colin W. Campbell
  • Release Date : 2022-05-24
  • Total pages : 15
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : A family-friendly fairy story of friendship, loyalty, leadership, peer pressure, and fairies. From the pen of Colin W. Campbell. About 1,400 words....

Fairy s Fall

Fairy s Fall
  • Author : C.J. Cala
  • Publisher : C.J. Cala
  • Release Date : 2019-06-16
  • Total pages : 21
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : This is a fairy poem dedicated to all adults that are not dead enough in their minds to still dream....

History of English Drama 1660 1900

History of English Drama 1660 1900
  • Author : Nicoll
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2009-08-16
  • Total pages : 580
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Nicoll's History, which tells the story of English drama from the reopening of the theatres at the time of the Restoration right through to the end of the Victorian period, was viewed by Notes and Queries (1952) as 'a great work of exploration, a detailed guide to the untrodden acres of ...

An Unexpected Journal The Worlds of Tolkien

An Unexpected Journal  The Worlds of Tolkien
  • Author : C.M. Alvarez,Donald W. Catchings, Jr.,Annie Crawford,S. Dorman,Karise Gililland,Korine Martinez,Seth Myers,Annie Nardone,Josiah Peterson,George Scondras,Zak Schmoll,Clark Weidner,Donald T. Williams
  • Publisher : An Unexpected Journal
  • Release Date : 2020-03-12
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : J.R.R. Tolkien was the British author who fired the imagination of a generation with his beloved works: The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. In this collection of essays, short stories, and poems, we explore the magic of Tolkien’s works that defined high fantasy and illustrate ...

Staging Fairyland

Staging Fairyland
  • Author : Jennifer Schacker
  • Publisher : Wayne State University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-12-17
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Examines pantomime and theatricality in nineteenth-century histories of folklore and the fairy tale....

Fairies

Fairies
  • Author : Skye Alexander
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-03-14
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Draws from folklore, mythology, and poetry from around the world--including the Irish, Slavic, African, and Persian traditions--to examine the history, culture, characteristics, and behavior of fairies....

Fairies Fractious Women and the Old Faith

Fairies  Fractious Women  and the Old Faith
  • Author : Regina Buccola
  • Publisher : Susquehanna University Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 293
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Fairies, unruly women, and vestigial Catholicism constituted a frequently invoked triad in late sixteenth-and early seventeenth-century drama which has seldom been critically examined and therefore constitutes a significant lacuna in scholarly treatments of early modern theater, including the work of Shakespeare. Fairy tradition has lost out in scholarly critical convention ...

Marketing Semiotics

Marketing Semiotics
  • Author : Laura R. Oswald,Laura Oswald
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-02-16
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Proposes that consumers shop for brand meanings, not just goods and services. Brands offer consumers intagible benefits such as symbolic relationship, a vicarious experience, and even a sense of identity. This semiotic dimension of brands, has more that academic interest for firms, since the breadth and depth of the meanings ...

The Afterlife of Christina Rossetti

The Afterlife of Christina Rossetti
  • Author : A. Chapman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2000-06-13
  • Total pages : 213
  • ISBN : 0199689822
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Summary : Despite new historical study of her contexts, Christina Rossetti continues to haunt the reader as a displaced subjectivity emptied of history. Through an analysis of the posthumous in her work, the construction of 'Christina Rossetti' by her brothers, and the history of reception, this study asks how 'speaking with the ...