The Golden Age of Folk and Fairy Tales
From the Brothers Grimm to Andrew Lang
|Publication Date:||Mar 2013|
| Publisher:||Hackett Publishing Company, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $69.00|
| Book Description: |
At the end of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th, attitudes toward history and national identityfostered a 'romantic' rediscovery of folk and fairy tales. This is the period of the Golden Age of folk and fairytales, when European folklorists sought to understand and redefine the present through the common tales of thepast, and long neglected stories became recognized as cultural treasures.In this rich collection, distinguished expert of...