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Snow White and Baby Bella

Nicholas P. Money.

in Mushroom

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 5532 words.

Research on the use of robots to pick mushrooms has shown some promise, but, for now, modern practices in mushroom cultivation remain as labor intensive as the original methods developed in...

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‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 1179 words.

deals with an ‘innocent persecuted heroine’. Early written versions appeared in Giambattista Basile's The *Pentamerone (1634–6),

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‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 1204 words.

This tale deals with an ‘innocent persecuted heroine’. Early written versions appeared in Giambattista *Basile’s The *Pentamerone...

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‘Lawn as white as driven snow’

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 30 words.

sung by Autolycus in The Winter's Tale 4.4.219. The earliest surviving musical setting is in John Wilson's Cheerful Airs

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‘Lawn as white as driven snow’

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 31 words.

sung by Autolycus in The Winter’s Tale 4.4.219. The earliest surviving musical setting is in John *Wilson’s Cheerful

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Thomas Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 900 words.

(Disney/RKO 1937). A landmark film that was a series of firsts: the first feature-length animated movie, the first cartoon

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Megan Lynn Isaac.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 351 words.

Titled “Schneewittchen” in German, this fairy tale was first introduced into the literary tradition through Jacob and Wilhelm Grimms' collection

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Ode IX. To Thaliarchus

Christopher Smart.

Edited by Karina Williamson.

in The Poetical Works of Christopher Smart, Vol. 5: The Works of Horace, Translated Into Verse

Primary Text.

    See high Soracte, white with snow,

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Gwyneira

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges.

in A Dictionary of First Names

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 13 words.

(Welsh)

Compound of gwyn ‘white, fair; blessed, holy’ + eira ‘snow’.

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The Brook that Runn'd by Gramfer's

William Barnes.

Edited by T. L. Burton and K. K. Ruthven.

in The Complete Poems of William Barnes, Vol. 1: Poems in the Broad Form of the Dorset Dialect

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

When snow-white clouds wer thin an' vew

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XVI To a Snow-drop

Edited by Helen Darbishire and Ernest Selincourt.

in The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Vol. 3: Miscellaneous Sonnets; Memorials of Various Tours; Poems to National Independence and Liberty; The Egyptian Maid; The River Duddon Series; The White Doe and Other Narrative Poems; Ecclesiastical Sonnets (Second Edition)

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Lone Flower, hemmed in with snows and white as they

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XXXII Composed on the Banks of a Rocky Stream

Edited by Helen Darbishire and Ernest Selincourt.

in The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Vol. 3: Miscellaneous Sonnets; Memorials of Various Tours; Poems to National Independence and Liberty; The Egyptian Maid; The River Duddon Series; The White Doe and Other Narrative Poems; Ecclesiastical Sonnets (Second Edition)

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Dogmatic Teachers, of the snow-white fur!

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Seven Dwarfs

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 39 words.

The dwarfs who try to protect Snow White in the Walt Disney film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (

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fairest of them all [Fairy tales]

Andrew Delahunty and Sheila Dignen.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 81 words.

A quotation from the traditional tale Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. In the story, *Snow White's stepmother

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object language n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 56 words.

A language being referred to in a metalanguage. The sentence ‘Snow is white’ if and only if snow is

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object language n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 56 words.

A language being referred to in a *metalanguage. The sentence ‘Snow is white’ if and only if snow

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zinc white

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 56 words.

A brilliant, snow-white *pigment, zinc white (zinc oxide) first became commercially available as an alternative to *lead white...

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Xue

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges.

in A Dictionary of First Names

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 13 words.

(Chinese)

‘Snow’, symbol of whiteness, purity, and beauty in a woman.

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Eirwen

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges.

in A Dictionary of First Names

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 17 words.

(Welsh)

Modern: from eira ‘snow’ + (g)wen, feminine form of gwyn ‘white, fair; blessed, holy’.

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Barthelme, Donald (1931–1989)

Michael Cox and Christopher Riches.

in A Dictionary of Writers and their Works

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 101 words.

Come Back, Dr Caligari (1964) Fiction Short Stories Snow White (1967) Fiction Unspeakable Practices, Unnatural Acts

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