The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0313049475
  • ISBN-13: 9780313049477
  • DDC: 398.203
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released May 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

Folk and fairy tales exist in all cultures and are at the heart of civilization. The most comprehensive work of its kind, this massive Encyclopedia gives students and general readers a broad, accessible, multicultural survey of folk and fairy tales from around the world. Edited by one of the foremost authorities on the subject, the Encyclopedia draws on the work of numerous expert contributors and covers a broad range of themes and motifs, characters and character types, genres, individuals, national traditions, and other topics.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Editorial Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Entries.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
1: Guide to Tale-Type, Motif, Migratory Legend, and Ballad References Used in the Entries.
2: Guide to Related Topics.
Introduction.
3: Aarne, Antti (1867–1925).
4: Adaptation.
5: Advertising.
6: Aesop (sixth century BCE).
7: Afanas'ev, Aleksandr (1826–1871).
8: African American Tales.
9: African Tales.
10: Age.
11: Aladdin.
12: Albanian Tales.
13: Alcott, Louisa May (1832–1888).
14: Alcover, Antoni Maria (1862–1932).
15: Alexander, Lloyd (1924–2007).
16: Ali Baba.
17: Amades, Joan (1890–1959).
18: Amano Yoshitaka (1952–).
19: Anansi.
20: Andersen, Hans Christian (1805–1875).
21: Andersen, Hans Christian, in Biopics.
22: Anderson, Walter (1885–1962).
23: Andersson, Christina (1936–).
24: Anecdote.
25: Animal Bride, Animal Groom.
26: Animal Tale.
27: Animation.
28: Anno Mitsumasa (1926–).
29: Anthropological Approaches.
30: Anti-Fairy Tale.
31: Anti-Semitism.
32: Aphorisms.
33: Apuleius, Lucius (c. 124–c. 170 CE).
34: Arabian Nights.
35: Arabian Nights Films.
36: Archetype.
37: Archives.
38: Arnim, Bettina von (1785–1859).
39: Arnim, Gisela von (1827–1889).
40: Art.
41: Asbjømsen, Peter Christen (1812–1885).
42: Asturias, Miguel Angel (1899–1974).
43: Atwood, Margaret (1939–).
44: Aucassin et Nicolette.
45: Aulnoy, Marie-Catherine d’ (1650/51–1705).
46: Auneuil, Louise de Bossigny, Comtesse d’ (d. c. 1700).
47: Australian and Aotearoan/New Zealand Tales.
48: Authenticity.
49: Avery, Frederick ‘Tex’ (1908–1980).
50: Aztec Tales.
51: Baba Yaga.
52: Bachelier, Anne (1949–).
53: Balázs, Béla (1884–1949).
54: Ballad.
55: Bârlea, Ovidiu (1917–1990).
56: Barrie, Sir James Matthew (1860–1937).
57: Barthelme, Donald (1931–1989).
58: Bartók, Béla (1881–1945).
59: Basile, Giambattista (1575–1632).
60: Baum, L. Frank (1856–1919).
61: Bawdy Tale.
62: Bear's Son.
63: Beauty and the Beast.
64: Beauty and the Beast (Television Series).
65: Bechstein, Ludwig (1801–1860).
66: Bécquer, Gustavo Adolfo (1836–1870).
67: Beech Mountain Jack Tale.
68: La Belle et la Běte (1946).
69: Benavente, Jacinto (1866–1954).
70: Benfey, Theodor (1809–1881).
71: Bernard, Catherine (c. 1663–1712).
72: Beskow, Elsa (1874–1953).
73: Bettelheim, Bruno (1903–1990).
74: Bible, Bible Tale.
75: La bibliothèque bleue.
76: Bilibin, Ivan (1876–1942).
77: Birth.
78: Das blaue Licht (1932).
79: Block, Francesca Lia (1962–).
80: Blood.
81: Bluebeard.
82: Bluebeard Films.
83: Bly, Robert (1926–).
84: Boccaccio, Giovanni (1313–1375).
85: Böhl de Faber, Cecilia (1796–1877).
86: Bolte, Johannes (1858–1937).
87: Boratav, Pertev Naili (1907–1998).
88: Borges, Jorge Luis (1899–1986).
89: Bošković-Stulli, Maja (1922–).
90: Brentano, Clemens (1778–1842).
91: Briggs, Katharine M. (1898–1980).
92: Broadside.
93: Brontë, Charlotte (1816–1855).
94: Brothers.
95: Brothers Grimm in Biopics.
96: Broumas, Olga (1949–).
97: Browne, Anthony (1946–).
98: Burnett, Frances Eliza Hodgson (1849–1924).
99: Burton, Richard Francis (1821–1890).
100: Burton, Tim (1958–).
101: Busk, Rachel Harriette (1831–1907).
102: Byatt, A. S. (1936–).
103: Bye Bye Chaperon Rouge (1989).
104: Le cabinet des fées.
105: Cabrera, Lydia (1899–1991).
106: Calvino, Italo (1923–1985).
107: Cannibalism.
108: Cante Fable.
109: Čapek, Karel (1890–1938).
110: Capuana, Luigi (1839–1915).
111: Carroll, Lewis (1832–1898).
112: Carter, Angela (1940–1992).
113: Cartoons and Comics.
114: Castroviejo, Concha (1910–1995).
115: Cat.
116: Cautionary Tale.
117: Cazotte, Jacques (1719–1792).
118: Celtic Tales.
119: Chain Tale.
120: Chamisso, Adalbert von (1781–1838).
121: Chamoiseau, Patrick (1953–).
122: Changeling.
123: Chapbook.
124: Chaucer, Geoffrey (c. 1343–1400).
125: Childhood and Children.
126: Children's Literature.
127: Chinese Tales.
128: Chukovsky, Kornei (1882–1969).
129: Cinderella.
130: Cinderella Films.
131: Cinderfella (1960).
132: Clarke, Susanna (1959–).
133: Classical Antiquity.
134: Clergy.
135: Clothing.
136: Cocchiara, Giuseppe (1904–1965).
137: Collecting, Collectors.
138: Collodi, Carlo (1826–1890).
139: Coloma, Luis (1851–1915).
140: Colonialism.
141: Colors.
142: The Company of Wolves (1984).
143: Comparative Method.
144: Conduit Theory.
145: Contamination.
146: Conte de fées.
147: Context.
148: Coover, Robert (1932–).
149: Correia, Hélia (1949–).
150: Coyote.
151: Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock (1826–1887).
152: Crane, Walter (1845–1915).
153: Croker, Thomas Crofton (1798–1854).
154: Cross-Dressing.
155: Crowley, John (1942–).
156: Cruikshank, George (1792–1878).
157: Cumulative Tale.
158: Cupid and Psyche.
159: Dadié, Bernard Binlin (1916–).
160: Dahl, Roald (1916–1990).
161: Dance.
162: Daudet, Alphonse (1840–1897).
163: Davenport, Tom (1939–).
164: Dazai Osamu (1909–1948).
165: De Lint, Charles (1951–).
166: De Morgan, Mary (1850–1907).
167: Dean, Pamela (1953–).
168: Death.
169: DEFA Fairy-Tale Films.
170: Dégh, Linda (1920–).
171: Delarue, Paul (1889–1956).
172: Deledda, Grazia (1871–1936).
173: Deulin, Charles (1827–1877).
174: Devil.
175: Dickens, Charles (1812–1870).
176: Didactic Tale.
177: Diffusion.
178: Diop, Birago (1906–1989).
179: Disability.
180: Disney, Walt (1901–1966).
181: Donoghue, Emma (1969–).
182: Doré, Gustave (1832–1883).
183: Dorson, Richard M. (1916–1981).
184: Dragon.
185: Duffy, Carol Ann (1955–).
186: Dulac, Edmund (1882–1953).
187: Dumas, Philippe (1940–).
188: Dundes, Alan (1934–2005).
189: Dutch Tales.
190: Duvall, Shelley (1949–).