Tales and translation : the Grimm Tales from pan-Germanic narratives to shared international fairytales / Cay Dollerup

Author(s): Dollerup, Cay
Retrieving Holdings Information
Subjects: Kinder- und Hausmärchen--Translations--History and criticism
Fairy tales--Germany--Translations into Danish
Fairy tales--Germany--History and criticism
Folk literature, German--Translations into Danish
Folk literature, German--History and criticism
Kinder- und Hausmärchen
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins, c1999
Series: Benjamins translation library v. 30
LC Classification: G, GR
Table of Contents: Introduction
Germany: telling the tales
The lives of the brothers Grimm 3
The historical setting 5
The Danish connection 12
The publication history of the Tales 25
'Ideal tales' and 'filters' 27
Strata of story-telling traditions 29
Texts and geneses of selected tales 39
Danish connections and subsequent events 65
Tracking Danish translations 71
Denmark: reception, impact, and sales of the Tales
Introduction: the Tales in Danish society and culture 149
The Grimm source texts and Danish translations 160
Selling the Tales 173
Embedding the Tales in Danish
Defining the Tales in Denmark 199
A critique of three specimen translations 200
Selection: the collective consensus 236
Conclusion: the Grimm repertory in Danish 250
New tellers of tales: internationalisation
The Tales and illustrations 255
Internationalisation: multiple tellers 260
Internationalisation: the leaping Tales 275
The end of the tale: summary and conclusion
Notes 329
Works cited 345
App. 1. Jacob Grimm: Circular (1815) 351
App. 2. Wilhelm Grimm: 'Introduction' (1819) 352
App. 3. KHM-numbers and titles in German, English, and Danish 362
Index 371
Notes: LCCN: 99021420
ISBN: 1556197896 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 9027216355 (Eur.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: xiv, 384 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 41070708
ISBN/ISSN: 1556197896

Miami University Libraries | 151 South Campus Avenue | Oxford, Ohio 45056 | 513.529.4141 | Miami University | myMiami | Staff Area