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Now, I am admittedly a kind-of-Golden Age-fairy tale-lovin-kind-of-girl, and Michael Patrick Hearn's "The Victorian Fairy Tale Book" is just one peach of a great anthology. I was not disappointed. First, the introduction alone is worth the price of the book as Hearn offers one of the most thoughtful and lucid critiques of fairy tale lit I think Cited by: The Victorian Fairy Tale Book by Michael Patrick Hearn, Sara Reynolds (Designed by) | Editorial Reviews.
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out of 5 stars Paperback. $ Only 9 left in stock (more on the way). The Great God Pan and Other Horror Stories (Oxford World's Classics Hardback Collection) Arthur Machen/5(11). Pull this book of Victorian Fairy tales off the shelf and forget your troubles. This collection has an excellent introduction by Michael Patrick Hearn, and it includes both the old chestnuts as well as some less well-known but wonderful stories.
flag 1 like Like see review.4/5. This book has a varied collection of fairy tales popular during the Victorian era, told in a way Disney definitely wouldn’t approve of. Victorian Fairy Tales begins with a lengthy and detailed introduction, explaining some of the history and purpose of these stories.
I knew a bit about this topic already, but it makes for fairly interesting 4/5. (PUBPantheon)'Hearn seems to have made a golden cord out of this beautifully planned book and strung his selections upon it like so many gleaming beads,'Washington Post.
There's Charles Dickens, J.M. Barrie, Christina Rossetti, Oscar Wilde, Robert Browning, Laurence Houseman, and more. pages, softcover. The Victorian Fairy Tale Book () by Edited by Michael Patrick HearnPages: Late Victorian fairy tales collected here are of supreme quality: Wilde's Selfish Giant, Andrew Lang's Prince Prigio, Nesbit's Melisande, etc.
I find Nesbit's story so very charming; basically she continues the fairytale tradition with other trifling questions raised in the stories of Grimm's and Anderson's/5(16). Dinah Mulock Craik, ‘The Little Lame Prince and his Travelling Cloak’.
The Staffordshire-born novelist Dinah Craik is best-remembered for her Victorian realist novel John Halifax, Gentleman (), which has been described as a sort of realist fairy tale: Halifax begins life (and the novel) as an orphan but rises through society to become a wealth gentleman.
The Victorian Fairy Tale Book (Kindle Edition) Published February 22nd by Pantheon Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library, Kindle Edition, pages Author(s): Michael Patrick Hearn.
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From shop ShabbyChicLinenC. About The Victorian Fairy Tale Book. From Robert Browning’s The Pied Piper of Hamelin and William Makepeace Thackeray’s The Rose and the Ring to Kenneth Grahme’s The Reluctant Dragon and J.
Barrie’s Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, here are seventeen classic stories and poems from the golden age of the English fairy of them amuse, some enchant, some satirize and criticize. Review: The Victorian Fairy Tale Book (Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library) User Review - Aaron Theis - Goodreads.
A rather excellent compilation of Victorian Era Fairy Tales by the likes of Dickens, Barrie, Yeats, Wilde, Craik, and Barrie, to name but a few of the wonderful authors included in this collection. Read full review5/5(1). The Victorian Fairy Tale Book by Michael Patrick Hearn A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.
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At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend. The Cottingley Fairies appear in a series of five photographs taken by Elsie Wright (–) and Frances Griffiths (–), two young cousins who lived in Cottingley, near Bradford in England. Inwhen the first two photographs were taken, Elsie was 16 years old and Frances was 9.
The pictures came to the attention of writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, who used them to illustrate. This book offers a new history of the fairy tale, revealing the creative role of periodical publication in shaping this popular genre.
Sumpter explores the fairy tale's reinvention for (and by) diverse readerships in unexpected contexts, including debates over evolution, colonialism, socialism, Pages: Fairy Tales, Natural History and Victorian Culture examines how literary fairy tales were informed by natural historical knowledge in the Victorian period, as well as how popular science books used fairies to explain natural history at a time when 'nature' became a much debated word.1/5(1).
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Free shipping in the US. Discount books. Let the stories. The Victorians were also fascinated by fairylands, explains editor Michael Newton in his introduction to Victorian Fairy Tales (OUP, £), thus this era saw some of the best fairy tales.
Victorian Fairy Tale Shannon Drake. Wickd () #1 (The first book in the Victorian Fairy Tale Series) The Earl was known as a beast. Camille Montgomery is aware of the wicked man's reputation. But as an expert in antiquities, she also knows his family's Egyptian artifacts are the finest in England.
The problem is, her wayward stepfather knows. The Victorian fascination with fairyland is reflected in the literature of the period, which includes some of the most imaginative fairy tales ever written.
They offer the shortest path to the age's dreams, desires, and wishes. Authors central to the nineteenth-century canon such as Thackeray, Osc. Technically speaking, this is really two books - a selection of short stories by Anne Thackeray Ritchie, Christina Rosetti, Mrs.
Molesworth, and E. Nesbit and a fantasy novel reprinted in its entirety by Jean Ingellow, Mopsa the Lewis Carroll and/or George MacDonald are the only way you know Victorian children's literature, than this really is a great introduction to the wider world /5.
The Victorian fascination with fairyland vivified the literature of the period, and led to some of the most imaginative fairy tales ever written. They offer the shortest path to the age's dreams, desires, and : Oxford University Press.
Short listedfor the Katharine Briggs Awardthe Mythopoeic Award for Myth and Fantasy Studies and,and for the ESSE First Book Prize 'The Victorian Press and the Fairy Tale fills a major gap in the study of the literary fairy tale, and it fills the gap extremely well.
Victorian Fairy Tale. February Multiple typefaces, type set on a curve, type on a banner, decorative borders, cluttered space, 19th century images.
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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Victorian Fairy Tales.5/5(3). The Victorian Fairy Tale Book (The Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library) Hearn, Michael Patrick. Published by Pantheon December () ISBN ISBN Softcover.
New. Quantity Available: 1. From: Visible Voice Books. These influential volumes helped to make fairy tales, and fantasy in general, more acceptable to Victorian readers -- for although both books are darker in tone than the simplified Disney fairy tales of today, they were not as dark, sensual, or disturbing as fairy and folk tales from the oral tradition.
Get this from a library. The Victorian fairy tale book. [Michael Patrick Hearn;] -- A collection of classic Victorian fairy tales by such authors as John Ruskin, Charles Dickens, and Oscar Wilde.
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Michael Patrick Hearn. s Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, here are seventeen classic stories and poems from the golden age of the English fairy tale. Some of them amuse, some enchant, some satirize and criticize, but each one is an expression of the joy of living.
More Books by Michael Patrick Hearn See.Now, I am admittedly a kind-of-Golden Age-fairy tale-lovin-kind-of-girl, and Michael Patrick Hearn's "The Victorian Fairy Tale Book" is just one peach of a great anthology! I was not disappointed. First, the introduction alone is worth the price of the book as Hearn offers one of the most thoughtful and lucid critiques of fairy tale lit I think /5.