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When dreams came true : classical fairy tales and their tradition /

Main Author: Zipes, Jack, 1937-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Routledge, 2007
Edition: 2nd ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Spells of enchantment : an overview of the history of fairy tales
  • 2. The rise of the French fairy tale and the decline of France
  • 3. The splendor of the Arabian nights
  • 4. Once there were two brothers named Grimm
  • 5. The "merry" dance of the Nutcracker : discovering the world through fairy tales
  • 6. I'm Hans Christian Andersen
  • 7. The flowering of the fairy tale in Victorian England
  • 8. Oscar Wilde's tales of illumination
  • 9. Carlo Collodi's 'Pinocchio' as tragic-comic fairy tale
  • 10. Frank Stockton, American pioneer of fairy tales
  • 11. L. Frank Baum and the utopian spirit of Oz
  • 12. Revisiting J.M. Barrie's 'Peter and Wendy' and Neverland
  • 13. Hermann Hesse's fairy tales and the pursuit of home.