Angela Carter's Book of Fairy Tales. Edited by Angela Carter

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Once upon a time, fairy tales weren't just meant for children. This collection of alternative stories from Angela Carter reveals a world where dippy princesses are replaced by bad girls and enchantresses, and strong minds, low cunning and dirty tricks are the order of the day.

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One of Britain's most original writers, Angela Carter was highly lauded for her novels, short stories and journalism. She died in February 1992.

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A marvellous new anthology * TES * A spicy collection of folk stories * Independent on Sunday * Trumps Grimm, with a world-wide selection of savage and funny stories * Observer * A chest of riches * TLS *

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Book Description Little, Brown Book Group, United Kingdom, 2005. Hardback. Book Condition: New. UK ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book. Once upon a time fairy tales weren t meant just for children, and neither is Angela Carter s Book of Fairy Tales. This stunning collection contains lyrical tales, bloody tales and hilariously funny and ripely bawdy stories from countries all around the world- from the Arctic to Asia - and no dippy princesses or soppy fairies. Instead, we have pretty maids and old crones; crafty women and bad girls; enchantresses and midwives; rascal aunts and odd sisters. This fabulous celebration of strong minds, low cunning, black arts and dirty tricks could only have been collected by the unique and much-missed Angela Carter. Illustrated throughout with original woodcuts. Bookseller Inventory # AAZ9781844081738

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