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" … this volume reprints two collections … that were instrumental in spreading awareness of English oral folk tales throughout England and beyond … introductory essay provides a useful analysis of the 19th-century context of folklore studies and of the cultural, socioeconomic, and political aspects of this literature, which is relevant to both children and scholars. Recommended for all collections."
"For folklorists, storytellers, and Victorian scholars, the volume is a significant cultural artifact … this is a fine edition of English Fairy Tales and More English Fairy Tales, one to be valued by folklorists, collectors, storytellers, and even children."
Marvels & Tales: Journal of Fairy-Tale Studies