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The Great Fairy Tale Tradition : From Straparola and Basile to the Brothers Grimm - Jack Zipes

The Great Fairy Tale Tradition

From Straparola and Basile to the Brothers Grimm

By: Jack Zipes (Editor)

Paperback Published: 1st December 2000
ISBN: 9780393976366
Number Of Pages: 1008

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The tales-116 in all-are thematically grouped. Each grouping is introduced and annotated by Jack Zipes, the genre's reigning expert. Twenty illustrations accompany the texts. "Criticism" includes seven important assessments of different aspects of the fairy tale tradition, written by W. G. Waters, Benedetto Croce, Lewis Seifert, Patricia Hannon, Harry Velten, Siegfried Neumann, and Jack Zipes. Brief biographies of the storytellers and a Selected Bibliography are included.

A Note on the Illustrations
The Texts of the Great Fairy Tale Traditionp. 1
Clever Thievesp. 3
Cassandrino the Thiefp. 4
The Master Thiefp. 9
Swindled Swindlersp. 15
The Priest Scarpacificop. 15
Little Farmerp. 21
Incestuous Fathersp. 26
Tebaldop. 27
The Bearp. 33
Donkey-Skinp. 38
All Furp. 47
Beastly Born Heroesp. 51
The Pig Princep. 51
The Wild Boarp. 57
The Pig Kingp. 82
Hans My Hedgehogp. 96
The Wishes of Foolsp. 100
Pietro the Foolp. 101
Peruontop. 106
The Dolpohinp. 113
Simple Hansp. 136
Dangerous Sirensp. 138
Fortunio and the Sirenp. 138
Fortuniop. 145
The Nixie in the Pondp. 155
Disguised Heroesp. 159
Constanza/Constanzop. 159
The Three Crownsp. 167
Belle-Belle; or, The Chevalier Fortunep. 174
The Savagep. 205
Envious Sistersp. 220
Ancilotto, King of Provinop. 220
Princess Belle-Etoile and Prince Cherip. 229
The Bird of Truthp. 264
The Jealous Sisters and Their Cadettep. 270
The Three Little Birdsp. 302
Wild Menp. 306
Guerrino and the Wild Manp. 307
Prince Guerinip. 316
The Wild Manp. 323
Iron Hansp. 326
Iron Hansp. 329
Competitive Brothersp. 335
Three Brothers Who Become Wealthy Wandering the Worldp. 336
The Three Brothersp. 337
The Five Sonsp. 339
The Four Skillful Brothersp. 342
Triumphant Apprenticesp. 347
Maestro Lattantio and His Apprentice Dionigip. 347
The Apprentice Magicianp. 353
The Thief and His Masterp. 359
Brotherly Lovep. 361
Cesarino, the Dragon Slayerp. 361
The Merchantp. 366
The Two Brothersp. 374
Shrewd Catsp. 390
Constantino Fortunatop. 390
Cagliusop. 394
The Master Cat; or, Puss in Bootsp. 397
Puss in Bootsp. 402
Virtuous Queensp. 406
Biancabella and the Snakep. 406
Blanche Bellep. 415
Magic Helpersp. 421
The Ogrep. 421
The Magic Table, the Golden Donkey, and the Club in the Sackp. 427
Foolish Peasantsp. 435
Vardiellop. 435
Freddy and Katyp. 439
The Revenge and Reward of Neclected Dauchtersp. 444
The Cat Cinderellap. 445
Cinderella; or, The Glass Slipperp. 449
Finette Cendronp. 454
Cinderellap. 468
The Power of Lovep. 474
Petrosinellap. 475
Persinettep. 479
Rapunzelp. 484
Rapunzelp. 489
Terrible Curses and Lucky Princesp. 492
The Dovep. 492
The Two Kings' Childrenp. 500
The Father's Betrayalp. 506
Dionigia and the King of Englandp. 507
The Maiden Without Handsp. 512
The Maiden Without Handsp. 519
The Art of Good Conductp. 524
Sapia Liccardap. 524
The Discreet Princess; or, The Adventures of Finettep. 528
Rewards and Punishments for Good and Bad Girlsp. 543
The Three Fairiesp. 544
The Enchantments of Eloquence; or, The Effect of Sweetnessp. 550
The Fairiesp. 564
Aurore and Aimeep. 567
Mother Hollep. 572
Magical Transformationsp. 575
The Three Animal Kingsp. 575
The Castle of the Golden Sunp. 580
The Crystal Ballp. 581
The Fate of Spinningp. 584
The Seven Pieces of Bacon Rindp. 585
Ricdin-Ricdonp. 588
Rumpelstiltskinp. 625
The Three Spinnersp. 628
The Lazy Spinnerp. 630
Good at Heart and Ugly as Sinp. 632
The Two Cakesp. 632
The White Bride and the Black Bridep. 637
Faithful Sistersp. 641
The Seven Dovesp. 641
The Twelve Brothersp. 650
Faithful Servantsp. 654
The Ravenp. 654
Faithful Johannesp. 662
The Taming of Shrewsp. 668
Pride Punishedp. 669
King Thrushbeardp. 673
Lucky Bumpkinsp. 678
The Goosep. 678
The Golden Goosep. 681
The Fruitful Sleepp. 684
Sun, Moon, and Taliap. 685
Sleeping Beautyp. 688
Brier Rosep. 696
Abandoned Childrenp. 699
Ninnillo and Nennellap. 700
Little Thumblingp. 704
Hansel and Gretelp. 711
Inconvenient Marriagesp. 717
Riquet with the Tuftp. 717
Riquet with the Tuftp. 722
Spirituel and Astrep. 727
Bloodthirsty Husbandsp. 731
Bluebeardp. 732
Bluebeardp. 736
The Robber Bridegroomp. 738
Fitcher's Birdp. 741
Dangerous Wolves and Naive Girlsp. 744
Little Red Riding Hoodp. 745
Little Red Capp. 747
Love Conquers Allp. 751
The Orange Tree and the Beep. 751
Okerlop. 770
Compassionate Sisters and Ungrateful Demonsp. 772
The Ungrateful Dwarfp. 772
Snow White and Rose Redp. 774
The Redeemerp. 779
The Three Princesp. 779
The Queen Beep. 785
The Beast as Bridegroomp. 787
The Ramp. 789
Princess Zeineb and King Leopardp. 800
Beauty and the Beastp. 805
The Singing, Springing Larkp. 816
Author Biographiesp. 821
Criticismp. 843
Cross-Cultural Connections and the Contamination of the Classical Fairy Talep. 845
The Mysterious Giovan Francesco Straparola, Founding Father of the Fairy Talep. 869
The Fantastic Accomplishment of Giambattista Basile and His Tale of Talesp. 879
The Marvelous in Context: The Place of the Contes de Fees in Late Seventeenth-Century Francep. 902
Corps cadavres: Heroes and Heroines in the Tales of Perraultp. 933
The Influence of Charles Perrault's Contes de ma Mere L'oie on German Folklorep. 958
The Brothers Grimm as Collectors and Editors of German Folktalesp. 969
Selected Bibliographyp. 981
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780393976366
ISBN-10: 039397636X
Series: Norton Critical Editions
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 1008
Published: 1st December 2000
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 14.5  x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.84
Edition Number: 1

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