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The Resource Once upon a time : a short history of fairy tale, Marina Warner

Once upon a time : a short history of fairy tale, Marina Warner

Label
Once upon a time : a short history of fairy tale
Title
Once upon a time
Title remainder
a short history of fairy tale
Statement of responsibility
Marina Warner
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on well known examples both past and present, the author examines the history of fairy tales, discussing their origins and variations, their meanings and cultural influences and how they combine equal parts of fantasy, folklore and myth
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Warner, Marina
Dewey number
398.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR550
LC item number
.W39 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Fairy tales
Label
Once upon a time : a short history of fairy tale, Marina Warner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-193) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The worlds of faery : far away & down below -- With a touch of her wand : magic & metamorphosis -- Voices on the page : tales, tellers, & translators -- Potato soup : true stories/real life -- Childish things : pictures & conversations -- On the couch : house-training the id -- In the dock : don't bet on the prince -- Double vision : the dream of reason -- On stage & screen : states of illusion
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 201 pages
Isbn
9780198718659
Lccn
2014940242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky264720754
  • (OCoLC)965560584
  • 887110
Label
Once upon a time : a short history of fairy tale, Marina Warner
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-193) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The worlds of faery : far away & down below -- With a touch of her wand : magic & metamorphosis -- Voices on the page : tales, tellers, & translators -- Potato soup : true stories/real life -- Childish things : pictures & conversations -- On the couch : house-training the id -- In the dock : don't bet on the prince -- Double vision : the dream of reason -- On stage & screen : states of illusion
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 201 pages
Isbn
9780198718659
Lccn
2014940242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky264720754
  • (OCoLC)965560584
  • 887110

Library Locations

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      1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50309, US
      41.5860906 -93.63119350000001
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