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Publication: Spells of Enchantment: The Wondrous Fairy Tales of Western Culture

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  • Publication: Spells of Enchantment: The Wondrous Fairy Tales of Western CulturePublication Record # 374757
  • Editor: Jack Zipes
  • Date: 1991-11-00
  • ISBN: 0-670-83053-4 [978-0-670-83053-4]
  • Publisher: Viking
  • Price: $30.00
  • Pages: xxxiv+814
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: Spells of Enchantment: The Wondrous Fairy Tales of Western Culture by Warwick Goble
  • Notes: Jacket illustration by Warwick Goble from The Fairy Book by Diana Maria Mulock, published by Macmillan & Co., London. Most non-English stories were translated by editor Jack Zipes except for the following: Cupid and Psyche from The Golden Ass translated by Robert Graves. Of Feminine Subtlety from the Gesta Romanorum Translated by Rev. Charles Swan. The Pig Prince from The Nights of Straparola Translated by W. G. Waters. The White Bull by Voltaire is from The Works of Voltaire-Vol.II Translated by William F. Fleming. The Fairy Tale by Goethe is from The Sorrows of Young Werther and Selected Writings Translated by Catherine Hutter. The Shadow by Andersen is from The Complete Andersen Translated by Jean Hersholt. The Mines of Falun by Hoffmann is from Selected Writings of E.T.A. Hoffmann Translated by Leonard Kent & Elizabeth Knight. Spiegel the Cat by Keller is from The Blue Flower edited by Hermann Kesten. Translated by E. B. Ashton. Hinzelmeier by Theodor Storm & The Tale of the 672nd Night by Hofmannsthal are from German Literary Fairy Tales, edited & translated by Frank G. Ryder. The Story of Jubal by Strindberg is from In Midsummer Days & Other Tales Translated by Ellie Schleussner. How Treason Came to Russia by Rilke is from Stories of God Translated by M. D. Herter Norton & Nora Putscher-Wydenbruck. The Story of the Fairy Tale by Carl Ewald is from Two-Legs & Other Stories Translated by Alexander Teixiera de Mattos. The 7 Wives of Bluebeard by Anatole France is from The Seven Wives of Bluebeard & Other Marvellous Tales Translated by D. B. Stewart. Cinderella Continued by Apollinaire is from Comparative Criticism Vol.6 & is translated by Iain White. The Tale of the Singing Branch,etc. by Henri Pourrat is from A Treasury of French Tales, translated by Mary Mian. The Enchanted Palace by Calvino is from Italian Folktales. Translated by George Martin. Prince Ferrix and the Princess Crystal by Stanislaw Lem is from The Cyberiad, translated by Michael Kandel. Tom Thumb Runs Away by Michel Tournier is from The Fetishist, Translated by Barbara Wright. Other price from British Library: £17.99 (UK)
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Anthology Title: Spells of Enchantment: The Wondrous Fairy Tales of Western Culture • anthology by Jack Zipes

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