Hard Facts of the Grimms' Fairy Tales

ISBN-10: 0691114692

ISBN-13: 9780691114699

Edition: 2nd 2003 (Revised)

Authors: Maria Tatar
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Description: Murder, mutilation, cannibalism and incest: the dark side of fairy tales figures as the subject matter for this study of the Grimms' 'Nursery and Household Tales'. Tatar employs the tools of a psychoanalyst, folklorist, literary critic and historian to explore the harsher aspects of these stories.

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Book details

List price: $37.50
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 5/26/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.276
Language: English

List of Illustrations
Preface to the Expanded Second Edition
Preface
Children's Literature?
Sex and Violence: The Hard Core of Fairy Tales
Fact and Fantasy: The Art of Reading Fairy Tales
Victims and Seekers: The Family Romance of Fairy Tales
Heroes
Born Yesterday: The Spear Side
Spinning Tales: The Distaff Side
Villains
From Nags to Witches: Stepmothers and Other Ogres
Taming the Beast: Bluebeard and Other Monsters
Epilogue: Getting Even
Six Fairy Tales from the Nursery and Household Tales, with Commentary
Selected Tales from the First Edition of the Nursery and Household Tales
Prefaces to the First and Second Editions of the Nursery and Household Tales
English Titles, Tale Numbers, and German Titles of Stories Cited
App. E: Bibliographical Note
Notes
General Index
Index of Tales
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