Anchor Books. Unlike the brothers grimm, who collected and retold folklore, Andersen adopted the most ancient literary forms of the fairy tale and the folktale and distilled them into a genre that was uniquely his own. This definitive collection of work from hans christian andersen—one of the immortals of world literature—not only includes his own notes to his stories but is the only version available in trade paperback that presents Andersen's fairy tales exactly as he collected them in the original Danish edition of 1874.
St. George and the DragonBut is this alluring beast everything it claims to be? and what about the christians on his father’s estate who show Marcellus a way of life that is both strange and attractive? And why does the dragon view these Christians as a threat to the Empire? As Marcellus tries to answer these questions, he comes to realize that he may have to choose between a life of Roman prosperity and becoming an outlaw in the Empire he loves.
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More Than Just Fairy Tales: New Approaches to the Stories of Hans Christian AndersenRather than viewing the stories as purely self-contained units or simplistic narratives for children, the essays in this volume employ critical reading strategies and literary theory to explore thematic connections between the tales and thereby illustrate meaningful patterns in Andersen’s oeuvre. The chapters in this volume cover a wide range of topics, travel, art and the artist, such as anthropomorphism, religion, film adaptations of Andersen’s biography, illustrations of Andersen’s tales, modernity, including the linguistic innovations characteristic of Andersen’s literary style, and in-depth explorations of specific themes that play a central role in Andersen’s work, and social criticism.
More than just fairy tales provides fresh insights into a seminal figure in European and international children’s literature. In germanic languages and literatures from Harvard University. In more advanced courses, this approach lays the groundwork for independent research and analysis. Julie K. Dr. More than just fairy tales takes an innovative look at the classic tales of Hans Christian Andersen.
Allen holds a Ph. D. She is the author of icons of danish modernity: georg brandes and Asta Nielsen, and has published extensively on nineteenth and twentieth century German and Danish literature, co-translator of The Annotated Hans Christian Andersen, culture, and film.
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Monks and Mystics: Chronicles of the Medieval Church History Lives seriesContains holes for 3-ring binder. Used book in Good Condition. From gregory i through to wyclif and Hus you can discover about the crusades and the spread of Islam as well as the beginnings of universities and the Reformation. As the church moves on through the centuries you can see its people struggling against persecution and problems from inside and out.
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