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The Resource Cinderella in America : a book of folk and fairy tales, compiled and edited by William Bernard McCarthy

Cinderella in America : a book of folk and fairy tales, compiled and edited by William Bernard McCarthy

Label
Cinderella in America : a book of folk and fairy tales
Title
Cinderella in America
Title remainder
a book of folk and fairy tales
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by William Bernard McCarthy
Contributor
Compiler
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For years many folklorists have denied the possibility of a truly American folk or fairy tale. They have argued that the tales found in the United States are watered-down derivatives of European fare. With this gathering, William Bernard McCarthy compiles evidence strongly to the contrary. Cinderella in America: A Book of Folk and Fairy Tales represents these tales as they have been told in the United States from Revolutionary days until the present. To capture this richness, tales are grouped in chapters that represent regional and ethnic groups, including Iberian, French, German, British, Ir
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
398.20973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GR105
LC item number
.C45 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McCarthy, William Bernard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • FICTION
  • Tales
  • United States
  • Volkserzählung
  • Märchen
  • Märchen
  • Volkserzählung
  • Amerikanisch
  • USA
  • USA
Label
Cinderella in America : a book of folk and fairy tales, compiled and edited by William Bernard McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-499) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tales from a new Republic -- Puerto Rico : the oldest depository of American tales -- Tales from the Hispanic Southwest -- Isleño tales from St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana -- Cape Verde tales from New England -- Louisiana Creole tales -- Cajun tales -- Tales from the Missouri French -- From Tidewater to Texas : the southern lowland tradition -- African American tales of the rural South and the urban North -- Tales from the coastal Gullah tradition -- The southern mountains I : from the Blue Ridge to the Ozarks -- The southern mountains II : The Hicks-Harmon Beech Mountain tradition -- German traditions in Pennsylvania -- The Irish-American tale tradition -- Tales from other communities, ethnic, regional, occupational, and familial -- European tales in Native American traditions -- Betty Carriveau Sherman and her father's tales
Control code
220859828
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 514 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604731613
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 248542
  • 22573/ctt2khp07
  • 34babdfc-177b-4d48-8c2c-8394f1e6cb40
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)220859828
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Cinderella in America : a book of folk and fairy tales, compiled and edited by William Bernard McCarthy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-499) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tales from a new Republic -- Puerto Rico : the oldest depository of American tales -- Tales from the Hispanic Southwest -- Isleño tales from St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana -- Cape Verde tales from New England -- Louisiana Creole tales -- Cajun tales -- Tales from the Missouri French -- From Tidewater to Texas : the southern lowland tradition -- African American tales of the rural South and the urban North -- Tales from the coastal Gullah tradition -- The southern mountains I : from the Blue Ridge to the Ozarks -- The southern mountains II : The Hicks-Harmon Beech Mountain tradition -- German traditions in Pennsylvania -- The Irish-American tale tradition -- Tales from other communities, ethnic, regional, occupational, and familial -- European tales in Native American traditions -- Betty Carriveau Sherman and her father's tales
Control code
220859828
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 514 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604731613
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 248542
  • 22573/ctt2khp07
  • 34babdfc-177b-4d48-8c2c-8394f1e6cb40
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)220859828
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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