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From the Forest: A Search for the Hidden Roots of Our Fairy Tales

by: Sara Maitland

Publisher: Counterpoint (2012)

$18.95

Staff Pick by comrade:

This is a good analysis of Germanic/English fairytales and their deeper roots in forests and the peoples that live(d) in them. The analysis is interspersed with Maitland's versions of the tales, as well as a good bit of (British) forest ecology.