When dreams came true : classical fairy tales and their tradition / Jack Zipes
- Zipes, Jack, 1937-
- New York : Routledge, 
- Copyright Date:
- 2nd ed.
- Physical Description:
- xiii, 322 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- 1. Spells of enchantment : an overview of the history of fairy tales -- 2. The rise of the French fairy tale and the decline of France -- 3. The splendor of the Arabian nights -- 4. Once there were two brothers named Grimm -- 5. The "merry" dance of the Nutcracker : discovering the world through fairy tales -- 6. I'm Hans Christian Andersen -- 7. The flowering of the fairy tale in Victorian England -- 8. Oscar Wilde's tales of illumination -- 9. Carlo Collodi's 'Pinocchio' as tragic-comic fairy tale -- 10. Frank Stockton, American pioneer of fairy tales -- 11. L. Frank Baum and the utopian spirit of Oz -- 12. Revisiting J.M. Barrie's 'Peter and Wendy' and Neverland -- 13. Hermann Hesse's fairy tales and the pursuit of home.
- 0415980062 (alk. paper)
9780415980067 (alk. paper)
0415980070 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780415980074 (alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-283) and index.
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