Don't bet on the prince: contemporary feminist fairy tales in North America and England

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Methuen, 1986 - Social Science - 270 pages
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A collection of fairy tales and essays written to break with the classical tradition of fairy tales with dominant males.

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User Review  - the_awesome_opossum - LibraryThing

As much as I love fairy tales, the feminist in me found it terribly frustrating that none of the heroines were ever particularly strong, intelligent, or even relatable. So finding this collection of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brandon Leighton - Goodreads

This is a collection of modern fairy tales/modern revisions of classic fairy tales told from a feminist-friendly perspective. My favorites were The Princess Who Stood on Her Own Two Feet, Snow White ... Read full review

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Introduction
1
Prince Amilec
48
Petronella
55
Copyright

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