Tatterhood and other tales: stories of magic and adventure

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Ethel Johnston Phelps
Feminist Press at The City University of New York, 1978 - Social Science - 165 pages
A collection of traditional tales from Norway, England, China, and many other countries.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

So far so meh. The ones that the editor retold, the majority, have been stripped of their magic. I love a good fairy or folk tale as re-written for modern ears and for clarity, but the emphasis in ... Read full review

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User Review  - redduck - LibraryThing

I was pleased with myself for finding good feminist fairytales with strong, powerful heroines. Unfortunately, my daughter was bored to death with it. Once again, good politics doesn't entail good story-telling. Read full review


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