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Issue Details: First known date: 1975... 1975 About the Sleeping Beauty
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'Five versions of the sleeping beauty tale are accompanied by the author's own version and an essay on the meaning of fairy tales, The Sleeping Beauty in particular.' (p.iv) The five versions (from Germany, France, Italy, Ireland and Bengal) appear on pages 67-111. Travers's version appears on pages 3-45; the essay (not written for children) follows on pages 47-62.

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  • Contents indexed selectively.

Contents

* Contents derived from the New York (City), New York (State),
c
United States of America (USA),
c
Americas,
:
McGraw-Hill , 1975 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Sleeping Beauty, P. L. Travers , 1975 single work children's fiction children's fable (p. 3-45)
Afterword, P. L. Travers , 1975 single work essay
P. L. Travers ponders the meanings that lie behind the various versions of the Sleeping Beauty fairytale.
(p. 47-62)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • New York (City), New York (State),
      c
      United States of America (USA),
      c
      Americas,
      :
      McGraw-Hill ,
      1975 .
      Extent: viii, 111p.p.
      Description: illus. (some col.)
      ISBN: 007065123X, 0070651221
    • London,
      c
      England,
      c
      c
      United Kingdom (UK),
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Collins ,
      1977 .
      Extent: 126p.
      Edition info: 1st British ed.
      ISBN: 0002160277
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