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The Resource The folktale, by Stith Thompson

The folktale, by Stith Thompson

Label
The folktale
Title
The folktale
Statement of responsibility
by Stith Thompson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discussion of the universality and forms of the folk tale, spread of folk tales, and an analysis of the various types of tales
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1885-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Stith
Dewey number
398.21
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PN1001
  • GR65
LC item number
  • .T5
  • .T46 1946b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folktale
Label
The folktale, by Stith Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 463-479) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nature and forms of the folktale. Universality of the folktale -- Forms of the folktale -- Folktale from Ireland to India. Ireland to India: peoples and lands -- Complex tale -- Simple tale -- Folktale in ancient literature -- European-Asiatic folktales in other continents -- Folktale in a primitive culture: North American Indian. North American Indian tale -- Creation myths -- Trickster cycle -- Test and hero tales -- Journeys to the other world -- Animal wives and husbands -- Miscellaneous American Indian tales -- Studying the folktale. Theories of the folktale -- International organization of folktale study -- Collecting folktales -- Classifying folk narrative -- Life history of a folktale -- Folktale as living art
Control code
16922716
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 510 pages
Isbn
9780030071751
Lccn
47030175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)327858
  • (OCoLC)327858
Label
The folktale, by Stith Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 463-479) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nature and forms of the folktale. Universality of the folktale -- Forms of the folktale -- Folktale from Ireland to India. Ireland to India: peoples and lands -- Complex tale -- Simple tale -- Folktale in ancient literature -- European-Asiatic folktales in other continents -- Folktale in a primitive culture: North American Indian. North American Indian tale -- Creation myths -- Trickster cycle -- Test and hero tales -- Journeys to the other world -- Animal wives and husbands -- Miscellaneous American Indian tales -- Studying the folktale. Theories of the folktale -- International organization of folktale study -- Collecting folktales -- Classifying folk narrative -- Life history of a folktale -- Folktale as living art
Control code
16922716
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 510 pages
Isbn
9780030071751
Lccn
47030175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)327858
  • (OCoLC)327858

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