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A children's guide to folklore and wonder tales / Hannah B. Harvey.

Harvey, Hannah B., (teacher,, presenter.). Teaching Company, (publisher.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Oswayo Valley Memorial Library.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Potter-Tioga Library System. (Show)

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781629974194
  • ISBN: 1629974196
  • Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (720 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (vi, 184 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
  • Publisher: Chantilly, VA : The Teaching Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Course includes 24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture.
"Course no. 2411."
Formatted Contents Note:
disc 1. "Sleeping Beauty": once upon a time ; "Beauty and the Beast" I: the sleeping prince ; "Beauty and the Beast" II: being brave ; "The sorcerer's apprentice": transformations ; "Cinderella" I: if the shoe fits ; "Cinderella II": Baba Yaga and goddesses -- disc 2. "Cinderella" III: the mooing godmother ; "The brave little tailor": giants! ; "Jack and the beanstalk": archetypes ; Hansel and Gretel": ogres ; "Rumplestiltzkin": naming our fears ; Tom Thumb and Thumbelina: little heroes -- disc 3. "Emperor's new clothes": looks can deceive ; "Town musicians of Bremen": unwanted animals ; "Puss in boots" and "The frog prince": fitting in ; "Three little pigs": third time's a charm ; "The little red hen": formula tales ; "How the camel got his hump": pourquoi tales -- disc 4. Lion and tigers and bears: fables ; "Snow White": beauty and handsomeness ; "Rapunzel": maiden/mother/crone ; King Arthur and Winnie the Pooh: heroic quests ; American tall tales and folk songs ; Happily ever after: how our stories end.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Hannah B. Harvey, professional storyteller.
Summary, etc.:
Discover the history and deeper meaning of some of the best loved folk tales.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
In English. Closed captioned.
Subject: Folklore.
Folk literature > History and criticism.
Fables > History and criticism.
Genre: Educational films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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