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Another wonderful piece of research by Marina Warner. I haven't read anything on fairytales since Bruno Bettelheim, and this book brought me up to date on the newest exegeses. Ms. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Tatzelwurm
If readers found Bruno Bettelheim's "The Uses of Enchantment" thought-provoking, then they will also find Marina Warner's book to do the same. Read morePublished on April 1, 2014 by Rebecca H. Augustine
In this wonderful, scholarly book, Marina Warner explores the social context, meaning, and metamorphosis of fairy tales - from the Queen of Sheba via Old Mother Goose to the Disney... Read morePublished on September 18, 2013 by Miriam Day
Author Marina Warner has dug deep into the history and meaning behind the celebrated fairy tales I loved as a child. Read morePublished on August 4, 2008 by Kimberley D. Kozlowski
Anyone who is interested in fairy tales, myth, allegory and related topics would benefit from reading this book. Read morePublished on November 24, 2007 by Elizabeth Cita
I read this book back in high school when I was just starting to get interested in fairy tale analysis. It's very indepth, well-written, and enjoyable. Read morePublished on June 7, 2005 by Kindle Customer
Marina Warner writes absolutely beautiful prose, which alone is worth the price of this book. She is ... Read morePublished on May 19, 2004 by JGM
Marina Warner's _From the Beast to the Blonde_ is a wonderful and engaging work concerning the cultural history of fairy tales. Read morePublished on May 25, 2001 by Ashareh