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Morphology of the folktale / by V. Propp ; translated by Laurence Scott [and] with an introduction by Svatava Pirkova-Jakobson.

Author/Creator:
Propp, V. I︠A︡. (Vladimir I︠A︡kovlevich), 1895-1970, author.
Standardized Title:
Morfologii︠a︡ skazki. English
Edition:
Second edition, revised and edited with a preface by Louis A. Wagner [and a] new introduction by Alan Dundes.
Publication:
Austin : University of Texas Press, ©1968.
Series:
Publications of the American Folklore Society. Bibliographical and special series v. 9.
Publication ... of the Indiana University Research Center in Anthropology, Folklore, and Linguistics; 10.
Publications of the American Folklore Society. Bibliographical and special series ; v. 9
Format/Description:
Book
xxvi, 158 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Afanasʹev, A. N. (Aleksandr Nikolaevich), 1826-1871. Narodnye russkie skazki.
Fairy tales -- Classification.
Fairy tales -- Russia (Federation) -- Classification.
Tales -- Structural analysis.
Tales -- Russia (Federation) -- Structural analysis.
Narodnye russkie skazki (Afanasʹev, A.N.)
Fairy tales.
Tales -- Structural analysis.
Russia (Federation)
Volksverhalen.
Literaire structuur.
Literatura Africana.
Afanasiev, Aleksandr Nikolaevitch, 1826-1871. Narodnyi︠a︡ russkii︠a︡ skazki.
-- fre Contes de fées -- Russie -- Classification.
-- fre Contes -- Analyse structurale.
Local subjects:
Afanasʹev, A. N. (Aleksandr Nikolaevich), 1826-1871. Narodnye russkie skazki.
Form/Genre:
Classification.
Language:
Translation of Morfologii︠a︡ skazki.
Summary:
Vladimir Propp was born in Petersburg, April 29, 1895. In 1932 he was called to a position at the University of Leningrad and went on to make major contributions to Russian folklore studies, comparative mythology, and the classification of folklore genres. His international fame is closely tied to the contributions he made to the structural analysis of folklore in Morphology of the Folktale. -- from back cover.
Contents:
On the history of the problem
The method and material
The functions of dramatis personae
Assimilations : cases of the double morphological meaning of a single function
Some other elements of the tale
The distribution of functions among dramatis personae
Ways in which new characters are introduced into the course of action
On the attributes of dramatis personae and their significance
The tale as a whole.
Notes:
"Published for the American Folklore Society and the Indiana University Research Center for Language Sciences."
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy is fourteenth paperback printing, 1998.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1968
Contributor:
Pírková-Jakobsonová, Svatava, introduction writer.
Wagner, Louis A., editor of second edition.
Dundes, Alan, writer of introduction to the second edition.
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Propp, V. I︠A︡. (Vladimir I︠A︡kovlevich), 1895-1970. Morfologii︠a︡ skazki. English. Morphology of the folktale.
ISBN:
0292783760
9780292783768
OCLC:
454984
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