The Brothers Grimm and Folktale

The Brothers Grimm and Folktale

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  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 152.4 x 226.06 x 20.32mm | 430.91g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0252061918
  • 9780252061912
  • 903,868

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'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 Folkloreshow more

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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." -- W. Lagerwey, Choiceshow more

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