The Brothers Grimm and Folktale

The Brothers Grimm and Folktale

Author: James M. McGlathery

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

ISBN: 0252061918

Category: Fiction

Page: 282

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"Some of the best folklore and Grimm scholars from Europe and the U.S. combined to give an excellent overview of the scholarly research and current critical thought regarding Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm and their hugely popular Grimm's Fairy Tales. . . . The book is directed to the general educated public and is very readable." -- Choice
The Brothers Grimm and Folktale
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: James M. McGlathery
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

"Some of the best folklore and Grimm scholars from Europe and the U.S. combined to give an excellent overview of the scholarly research and current critical thought regarding Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm and their hugely popular Grimm's Fairy Tales. . . . The book is directed to the general educated
The Brothers Grimm
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Jack Zippes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-25 - Publisher: Routledge

Most of the fairy tales that we grew up with we know thanks to the Brothers Grimm. Jack Zipes, one of our surest guides through the world of fairy tales and their criticism, takes behind the romantics mythology of the wandering brothers. Bringing to bear his own critical expertise, as
The Brothers Grimm and Folktale
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: James M. McGlathery, Larry William Danielson, Selma K. Richardson, Ruth E. Lorbe
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press

'Offers a diverse overview of contemporary folktale scholarship but attests to the significance and scope of the Grimms' work....An excellent overview to current research on the Grimm folktales and evidence of the value of observing significant events in the history of academic disciplines.'--Mary Beth Stein, Journal of America Folklore
Encyclopedia of American Folklore
Language: en
Pages: 462
Authors: Linda Watts
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-01 - Publisher: Infobase Holdings, Inc

Folklore has been described as the unwritten literature of a culture: its songs, stories, sayings, games, rituals, beliefs, and ways of life. Encyclopedia of American Folklore helps readers explore topics, terms, themes, figures, and issues related to this popular subject. This comprehensive reference guide addresses the needs of multiple audiences,
The Original Folk & Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm : the Complete First Edition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Linda Watts
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

"When Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published their 'Children's and Household Tales' in 1812, followed by a second volume in 1815, they had no idea that such stories as 'Rapunzel, ' 'Hansel and Gretel, ' and 'Cinderella' would become the most celebrated in the world. Yet few people today are familiar