The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales
Author : Jack Zipes
Publisher : Oxford Companions
Total Pages : 720
Release : 2015
ISBN 10 : 9780199689828
ISBN 13 : 0199689822
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales Book Description:

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.


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