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Author Cashdan, Sheldon.

Title The witch must die : the hidden meaning of fairy tales / Sheldon Cashdan.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, c1999.


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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  398.2 C268w    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 283 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-276) and index.
Contents Once upon a time -- The witch within : the sleeping beauties -- Vanity : mirror, mirror, on the wall -- Gluttony : where bread crumbs lead -- Envy : if the slipper fits ... -- Objects that love -- Deceit : spinning tales, weaving lies -- Lust : a tail of the sea -- Greed : the beanstalk's bounty -- Sloth : Geppetto's dream -- Inside Oz : off to see the wizard -- Once upon a future -- Appendix I : Using fairy tales -- Appendix II : Finding fairy tales.
Subject Fairy tales -- History and criticism.
Fairy tales -- Social aspects.
ISBN 0465008968

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