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The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

Jack Zipes

Published in print January 2002 | ISBN: 9780198605096
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191727405 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acref/9780198605096.001.0001
The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

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Aarne, Antti

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January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 6 words.

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Aarne–Thompson index

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 478 words.

shorthand for The Types of the Folktale, the classification system for international folk tales developed and first published in

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Ada, Alma Flor (1938– )

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 181 words.

who has been a pioneer in the development of multicultural and bilingual books for children and has written the important

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Adam, Adolphe (1803–56)

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 307 words.

who worked in the tradition of the Opéra Comique. Adam's musical compositions were influenced by François Auber and François-Adrien Boieldieu

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Adams, Richard (1920– )

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 236 words.

His distinctive trademark is the use of animal protagonists: rabbits search for the promised land in Watership Down (1972

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Addy, Sidney (1848–1933)

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 63 words.

who published two important pioneer works, Folk Tales and Superstitions (1895) and Household Tales with Other Traditional Remains,

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Adventures of Pinocchio

Jack Zipes.

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 7 words.

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Advertising and fairy tales

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 1160 words.

Verbal folklore genres such as proverbs, riddles, folk songs, nursery rhymes, legends, and of course fairy tales have long been

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Afanasyev, Aleksandr (1826–71)

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 1105 words.

Born in a provincial Russian town, he studied law at Moscow University, worked in state archives, and published numerous essays

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Aiken, Joan (1924–2004)

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 528 words.

The daughter of the American poet Conrad Aiken, she was born and educated in England but never attended a

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