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Strange things sometimes still happen : fairy tales from around the world, edited by Angela Carter ; illustrated by Corinna Sargood

Label
Strange things sometimes still happen : fairy tales from around the world
Title
Strange things sometimes still happen
Title remainder
fairy tales from around the world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Angela Carter ; illustrated by Corinna Sargood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Second Virago book of fairy tales.
Dewey number
398.21
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR552
LC item number
.S43 1993
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carter, Angela
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Women
Label
Strange things sometimes still happen : fairy tales from around the world, edited by Angela Carter ; illustrated by Corinna Sargood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
British ed. published in 1992 under title: The Second Virago book of fairy tales
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Beautiful people. Fair, brown and trembling (p.95) -- Diirawic and her incestuous brother (p.104) -- The mirror (p.118) -- The frog maiden (p.119) -- The sleeping prince (p.123) -- The orphan (p.126) -- Mothers and daughters. Achol and her wild mother (p.135) -- Tunjur, Tunjur (p.139) -- The little old woman with five cows (p.144) -- Achol and her adoptive lioness-mother (p.152) -- Married women. Story of a bird woman (p.159) -- Father and mother both 'fast' (p.162) -- Reason to beat your wife (p.163) -- The three lovers (p.165) -- The seven leavenings (p.167) -- The untrue wife's song (p.173) -- The woman who married her son (p.174) -- Duang and his wild wife (p.177) -- A stroke of luck (p.184) -- The beans in the quart jar (p.186)
  • Contents (cont.): Useful stories. A fable of a bird and her chicks (p.191) -- The three aunts (p.192) -- Tale of an old woman (p.196) -- The height of purple passion (p.198) -- Salt, sauce and spice, onion leaves, pepper and drippings (p.199) -- Two sisters and the boa (p.202) -- Spreading the fingers (p.207) -- Publisher's note (p.210) -- Notes / Angela Carter and Shahrukh Husain (p.211) -- About the editor and illustrator (p.233)
  • Contents: Acknowledgments (p.vii) -- Introduction / Marina Warner (p.ix) -- Strong minds and low cunning. The twelve wild ducks (p.3) -- Old Foster (p.10) -- Sahin (p.13) -- The dog's snout people (p.27) -- The old woman against the stream (p.29) -- The letter trick (p.32) -- Rolando and Brunhilde (p.34) -- The greenish bird (p.37) -- The crafty woman (p.44) -- Up to something - black arts and dirty tricks. Pretty maid Ibronka (p.49) -- Enchanter and enchantress (p.61) -- The telltale lilac bush (p.64) -- Tatterhood (p.65) -- The witchball (p.72) -- The werefox (p.74) -- The witches' piper (p.76) -- Vasilissa the fair (p.78) -- The midwife and the frog (p.87)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 233 p.
Isbn
9780571198016
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
92046120
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm27266661
Label
Strange things sometimes still happen : fairy tales from around the world, edited by Angela Carter ; illustrated by Corinna Sargood
Publication
Note
British ed. published in 1992 under title: The Second Virago book of fairy tales
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Beautiful people. Fair, brown and trembling (p.95) -- Diirawic and her incestuous brother (p.104) -- The mirror (p.118) -- The frog maiden (p.119) -- The sleeping prince (p.123) -- The orphan (p.126) -- Mothers and daughters. Achol and her wild mother (p.135) -- Tunjur, Tunjur (p.139) -- The little old woman with five cows (p.144) -- Achol and her adoptive lioness-mother (p.152) -- Married women. Story of a bird woman (p.159) -- Father and mother both 'fast' (p.162) -- Reason to beat your wife (p.163) -- The three lovers (p.165) -- The seven leavenings (p.167) -- The untrue wife's song (p.173) -- The woman who married her son (p.174) -- Duang and his wild wife (p.177) -- A stroke of luck (p.184) -- The beans in the quart jar (p.186)
  • Contents (cont.): Useful stories. A fable of a bird and her chicks (p.191) -- The three aunts (p.192) -- Tale of an old woman (p.196) -- The height of purple passion (p.198) -- Salt, sauce and spice, onion leaves, pepper and drippings (p.199) -- Two sisters and the boa (p.202) -- Spreading the fingers (p.207) -- Publisher's note (p.210) -- Notes / Angela Carter and Shahrukh Husain (p.211) -- About the editor and illustrator (p.233)
  • Contents: Acknowledgments (p.vii) -- Introduction / Marina Warner (p.ix) -- Strong minds and low cunning. The twelve wild ducks (p.3) -- Old Foster (p.10) -- Sahin (p.13) -- The dog's snout people (p.27) -- The old woman against the stream (p.29) -- The letter trick (p.32) -- Rolando and Brunhilde (p.34) -- The greenish bird (p.37) -- The crafty woman (p.44) -- Up to something - black arts and dirty tricks. Pretty maid Ibronka (p.49) -- Enchanter and enchantress (p.61) -- The telltale lilac bush (p.64) -- Tatterhood (p.65) -- The witchball (p.72) -- The werefox (p.74) -- The witches' piper (p.76) -- Vasilissa the fair (p.78) -- The midwife and the frog (p.87)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 233 p.
Isbn
9780571198016
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
92046120
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm27266661

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