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Author Goldthwaite, John.

Title The natural history of make-believe : a guide to the principal works of Britain, Europe, and America / John Goldthwaite.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  809.89282 G624N    Check Shelf
Description viii, 386 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-370) and index.
Contents The world three inches tall : the descent of the nursery rhyme -- A faculty for the muses (I) : fairy tales and tutors -- A tutor recants : the unwriting of Alice in Wonderland -- A faculty for the muses (II) : the name of the muse -- A faculty for the muses (III) : over the rainbow -- The black rabbit : a fable of, by, and for the people -- Sis Beatrix : the fable in the nursery --
The green pastures : the descent of the fable.
Subject Children's literature -- History and criticism.
Fantasy literature -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0195038061 (acid-free paper)
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