Spells of enchantment : the wondrous fairy tales of Western culture / edited by Jack Zipes.

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    • Abstract:
      Summary: A collection of more than sixty fairy tales by various authors.
    • Content Notes:
      Introduction -- A note on the texts and acknowledgments -- Cupid and Psyche / Apuleius -- Of feminine subtlety / Gesta Romanorum -- The pig prince / Giovanni Straparola -- The merchant's two sons / Giambattista Basile -- Ricdin-Ricdon / Marie-Jeanne L'Héritier -- Riquet with the tuft / Charles Perrault -- Green serpent / Marie-Catherine D'Aulnoy -- Parslinette / Charlotte-Rose de La Force -- Prince Ahmed and the fairy Pari-Banou / Antoine Galland -- The queen Fantasque / Jean-Jacques Rousseau -- The white bull / Voltaire -- Libussa / Johann Karl August Musäus -- The philosophers' stone / Christoph Martin Wieland -- The fairy tale / Johann Wolfgang Goethe -- Eckbert the Blond / Ludwig Tieck -- A wondrous Oriental tale of a naked saint / Wilhelm Heinrich Wackenroder -- Hyacinth and Roseblossom / Novalis -- The mines of Falun / E.T.A. Hoffmann -- The Lady of Gollerus / T. Crofton Croker -- Snow White and Rose Red / Wilhelm Grimm -- Bluebeard's ghost / William Makepeace Thackeray -- Feathertop / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The shadow / Hans Christian Andersen -- Spiegel the cat / Gottfried Keller -- Hinzelmeier / Theodor Storm -- The day boy and the night girl / George MacDonald -- The griffin and the minor canon / Frank Stockton -- The three clever kings / Mary De Morgan -- The fisherman and his soul / Oscar Wilde -- Where to lay the blame / Howard Pyle -- The tale of the 672nd night / Hugo von Hofmannsthal -- A Chinese fairy-tale / Laurence Housman -- The queen of Quok / L. Frank Baum -- Dreams that have no moral / William Butler Yeats -- The five boons of life / Mark Twain -- The story of Jubal, who had no "I" / August Strindberg -- How treason came to Russia / Rainer Maria Rilke -- The story of the fairy tale / Carl Ewald -- The seven wives of Bluebeard / Anatole France -- The vegetational fatherhood / Mynona -- The kith of the elf-folk / Lord Dunsany -- The forest dweller / Hermann Hesse -- Cinderella continued, or, The rat and the six lizards / Guillaume Apollinaire -- The three wishes / Kurt Schwitters -- The seventh dwarf / Franz Hessel -- The fairy tale about technology / Alfred Döblin -- The girl and the wolf / James Thurber -- The fairy tale of the king / Georg Kaiser -- The fairy tale about common sense / Erich Kästner -- The smile of the Sphinx / Ingeborg Bachmann -- The tale of the singing branch, the bird of truth, and the water of youth / Henri Pourrat -- The king of the elves / Philip K. Dick -- The enchanted palace / Italo Calvino -- Five men and a swan / Naomi Mitchison -- Bluebeard's daughter / Sylvia Townsend Warner -- The crow / Christoph Meckel -- Prince Ferrix and the Princess Crystal / Stanislaw Lem -- Sleeping Beauty / Günter Kunert -- Hans my hedgehog / Janosch -- The dead queen / Robert Coover -- The lady and the merman / Jane Yolen -- Rumpelstiltskin / Rosemarie Künzler -- Tom Thumb runs away / Michel Tournier -- The tiger's bride / Angela Carter -- The princess and the frog / Robin McKinley -- When the clock strikes / Tanith Lee -- Pichounetta and the Sergeant of Arles / Michael de Larrabeiti -- Biographical notes.
    • Notes:
      "Most of the tales in the anthology are translations ..."--P. xxxii.
      Various illustrators and translators.
      Include bibliographical references.
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    • Other Titles:
      Wondrous fairy tales of Western culture.
    • ISBN:
      0670830534 :
      9780140127836 (pbk.) :
      0140127836 (pbk.)
    • Accession Number:
      91050163
    • Accession Number:
      ccp.112028