The Brothers Grimm and Folktale

The Brothers Grimm and Folktale

Author: James M. McGlathery

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

ISBN: 0252061918

Category: Fiction

Page: 258

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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: 258
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 & Their Critics
Language: en
Pages: 377
Authors: Christa Kamenetsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Athens : Ohio University Press

Kamenetsky analyzes the Grimms' (Jacob, 1785-1863; Wilhelm, 1786-1859) folktale collection from various theoretical and critical perspectives, including linguistics, anthropology, history, sociology, psychology, feminism, and comparative literature. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
Language: en
Pages: 568
Authors: Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-13 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

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 with the
Popular Folk Tales
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1978 - Publisher: Doubleday Books

Thirty-one folk and fairy tales collected by the Grimm brothers including "Rapunzel," "Snow White," "The Twelve Dancing Princesses," and "Hansel and Gretel."
The Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales
Language: en
Pages: 880
Authors: Brothers Grimm
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-08 - Publisher: Pantheon

The stories of magic and myth gathered by the Brothers Grimm have become part of the way children—and adults—learn about the vagaries of the real world. Cinderella, Rapunzel, Snow-White, Hänsel and Gretel, Little Red-Cap (Little Red Riding Hood), and Briar-Rose (Sleeping Beauty) are only a few of the more than