The poetry and meaning of fairy tales
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The poetry and meaning of fairy tales Two lectures by Rudolf Steiner

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Published by Mercury Press .
Written in English


  • Anthroposophy,
  • Fairy tales,
  • History and criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8359036M
ISBN 100929979052
ISBN 109780929979052

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