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The fabrics of fairytale : stories spun from far and wide [Text]

by Batt, Tanya Robyn; Griffin, Rachel.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Barefoot Books 2000Edition: 1 st ed.Description: 80 p., col.ill.; 28 cm.ISBN: 1841480606.Subject(s): Folk literature | Tales and lore of everyday human life | Fairy tales | Social Sciences
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The history and passage around the world of each of the fabrics, from wood to batik, from flax to silk, is fascinatingly described, and the fabrics themselves then become the central characters of stories from areas as diverse as Scandinavia, Hawaii, Indonesia, and East Africa.