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From the Beast to the Blonde: On Fairy Tales and Their Tellers

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Marina Warner looks at storytelling, at its practitioners and images in art, legend, and history - from the prophesying enchantresses who lure men to a false paradise to jolly Mother Goose, with her masqueraders in the real world, from sibyls and the Queen of Sheba to Angela Carter. The storytellers are frequently women (or were until men like Charles Perrault, the Brothers Grimm, and Hans Christian Andersen started writing down the women's stories), and Marina Warner asks how changing prejudices about women affect the ...

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From the Beast to the Blonde: On Fairy Tales and Their Tellers
1996, Farrar Straus Giroux

ISBN-13: 9780374524876

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From the Beast to the Blonde: On Fairy Tales and Their Tellers
1995, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374159016

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From the Beast to the Blonde: On Fairy Tales and Their Tellers
1995, Vintage Books

ISBN-13: 9780099479512

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