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Title:
Bluebeard : a reader's guide to the English tradition
Author:
Hermansson, Casie.
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Publication Information:
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
xxii, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Preface: three hundred years of "Bluebeard" in English -- Variants and variations -- Principal variants -- Pirates and true Bluebeards -- Bluebeard in the English eighteenth century -- Found in translation : Charles Perrault's "Bluebeard" in English -- A "tree tail'd bashaw" : Bluebeard takes a Turkish turn -- Bluebeard in the English nineteenth century -- Cheap thrills : Bluebeard in chapbooks and juveniles -- "You outrageous man!" : Bluebeard on the comic stage -- Bluebeard in Victorian arts and letters -- Bluebeard in the English twentieth century -- Bluebeard in crisis -- Modernist Bluebeard -- Contemporary Bluebeard -- Epilogue: Bluebeard today.
ISBN:
9781604732306

9781604732313
Format :
Book

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