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The Greenwood library of world folktales

stories from the great collections

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales,
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Thomas A. Green.
    ContributionsGreen, Thomas A., 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR74 .G74 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16744669M
    ISBN 109780313337833, 9780313337840, 9780313337857, 9780313337864, 9780313337871
    LC Control Number2007041323

      Folk and fairy tales exist in all cultures and are at the heart of civilization. This massive Encyclopedia gives students and general readers a broad, multicultural survey of folk and fairy tales from around the world. Included are hundreds of alphabetically arranged entries written by numerous expert contributors. Entries cover themes and motifs, individuals, characters and character types /5(2). 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/5.

    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 Reviews: 1. Greenwood E.: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales. Greenwood Press. Donald Haase. Year: Language: The Greenwood Library of World Folktales: Stories from the Great Collections Four Volumes. Thomas A.

    This Book Review is brought to you for free and open access. It has been accepted for inclusion in Library Faculty Publications and Presentations by an authorized administrator of PDXScholar. For more information, please [email protected] Citation Details Hofer, A. R. (). The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy : Amy R. Hofer. Title: The Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Folklore and Folklife: Southeast Asia and India, Central and East Asia, Middle East, Volume 2 Volume 2 of The Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Folklore and Folklife, William M. Clements, ISBN , The greenwood encyclopedia of world folklore and folklife: Southeast Asia and India, Central and East Asia, Middle East, William M.


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Green. Format Book Published Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, Description 4 v. ; 27 cm. Other contributors Green, Thomas A., Notes Includes. "World Folktales" presents memorable selections from the tapestry of beloved folktales from countries around the world.

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