The Resource The tale of tales, or, Entertainment for little ones, Giambattista Basile ; translated with an introduction and notes by Nancy L. Canepa ; foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Carmelo Lettere

The tale of tales, or, Entertainment for little ones, Giambattista Basile ; translated with an introduction and notes by Nancy L. Canepa ; foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Carmelo Lettere

Label
The tale of tales, or, Entertainment for little ones
Title
The tale of tales, or, Entertainment for little ones
Statement of responsibility
Giambattista Basile ; translated with an introduction and notes by Nancy L. Canepa ; foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Carmelo Lettere
Title variation
  • Tale of tales
  • Entertainment for little ones
Creator
Contributor
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
A collection of dark fairy tales from 17th century Italy, containing the earliest known versions of many familiar tale types, including Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and Rapunzel
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
398.2/0945
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ4607.B5
LC item number
P413 2016
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Penguin classics
Target audience
adult
The tale of tales, or, Entertainment for little ones, Giambattista Basile ; translated with an introduction and notes by Nancy L. Canepa ; foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Carmelo Lettere
Label
The tale of tales, or, Entertainment for little ones, Giambattista Basile ; translated with an introduction and notes by Nancy L. Canepa ; foreword by Jack Zipes ; illustrations by Carmelo Lettere
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translation of: Il pentamerone
  • "Soon to be a major motion picture"--Cover
  • Originally published: Detroit : Wayne State University Press, ©2007
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The tale of the ogre -- The myrtle -- Peruonto -- Vardiello -- The flea -- The cinderella cat -- The merchant -- Goat-face -- The enchanted doe -- The old woman who was skinned -- The crucible: eclogue -- Petrosinella -- Green meadow -- Viola -- Cagliuso -- The serpent -- The she-bear -- The dove -- The little slave girl -- The padlock -- The buddy -- The dye: eclogue -- Cannetella -- Penta with the chopped-off hands -- Face -- Sapia Liccarda -- The cockroach, the mouse, and the cricket -- The garlic patch -- Corvetto -- The ignoramus -- Rosella -- The three fairies -- The stove: eclogue -- The rooster's stone -- The two brothers -- The three animal kings -- The seven little pork rinds -- The dragon -- The three crowns -- The two little pizzas -- The seven little doves -- The crow -- Pride punished -- The hook: eclogue -- The goose -- The months -- Pretty as a picture -- The golden trunk -- Sun, moon, and Talia -- Sapia -- The five sons -- Nennillo and Nennella -- The three citrons
Control code
1753648
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
lxvi, 475 pages
Isbn
9780143129141
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) LSC2803248
  • (OCoLC)909925533
  • LSC2803248

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