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Thompson, Stith 1885-1976

Overview
Works: 203 works in 1,127 publications in 7 languages and 14,582 library holdings
Genres: Classification  Bibliography  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Reference works  Conference papers and proceedings  Folk literature  Biography  Bibliography of bibliographies  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Contributor, Composer, Honoree, Compiler, Author of introduction
Classifications: E98.F6, 398.2
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Most widely held works by Stith Thompson
The folktale by Stith Thompson( Book )

74 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evaluation and study of folk tales as art, literary narratives, and for cultural significance
Tales of the North American Indians by Stith Thompson( Book )

65 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
Motif-index of folk-literature : a classification of narrative elements in folktales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books, and local legends by Stith Thompson( Book )

125 editions published between 1932 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The types of the folktale : a classification and bibliography : Antti Aarne's Verzeichnis der Märchentypen (FF communications no. 3) by Antti Aarne( Book )

118 editions published between 1925 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our heritage of world literature by Stith Thompson( Book )

25 editions published between 1938 and 1985 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Round the levee by Stith Thompson( Book )

17 editions published between 1916 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four symposia on folklore by Stith Thompson( Book )

22 editions published between 1953 and 1976 in English and Italian and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oral tales of India by Stith Thompson( Book )

20 editions published between 1958 and 1988 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk tales of the North American Indians( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains Native American narratives from all parts of the continent, grouped together by motif
The Pentamerone of Giambattista Basile by Giambattista Basile( Book )

3 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

-- The Tale of Tales Funny and scary, romantic and gruesome--and featuring a childless queen who devours the heart of a sea monster cooked by a virgin, and who then gives birth the very next day; a lecherous king aroused by the voice of a woman, whom he courts unaware of her physical grotesqueness; and a king who raises a flea to monstrous size on his own blood, sparking a contest in which an ogre vies with men for the hand of the king's daughter--The Tale of Tales From the Trade Paperback edition
Motif-index of folk-literature; a classification of narrative elements in folk-tales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books, and local legends by Stith Thompson( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English literature and its backgrounds by Bernard D. N Grebanier( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Types of Indic oral tales: India, Pakistan, and Ceylon by Stith Thompson( Book )

23 editions published between 1960 and 1991 in English and Swedish and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English poems, translated into the original meter, together with short selections from Old English prose by Cosette Faust Newton( Book )

15 editions published between 1918 and 1977 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Tipos del cuento folklorico : una clasificación by Antti Aarne( Book )

18 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative motif-analysis as a folklore method by Stith Thompson( Book )

9 editions published in 1955 in English and Finnish and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European tales among the North American Indians : a study in the migration of folk-tales by Stith Thompson( Book )

13 editions published between 1919 and 1982 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in folklore, in honor of Distinguished Service Professor Stith Thompson by W. Edson Richmond( Book )

8 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motif-index of folk-literature : a classification of narrative elements in folktales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books and local legends by Stith Thompson( Book )

34 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in English and German and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Tales of the North American Indians
Alternative Names
Sang-po-sheng, S.

Sangbosheng, S.

Sangbosheng, S. 1885-1976

Stith Thompson Amerikaans antropoloog (1885-1976)

Stith Thompson etnologo statunitense

Stith Thompson US-amerikanischer Volkskundler

Thompson, Stith

סטית תומפסון

톰슨, 스티스 1885-1976

톰프슨, 스티스 1885-1976

スティス・トンプソン

トムスン, スティズ

トムソン, スティス

トンプソン, S

トンプソン, スティス

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Tales of the North American IndiansMotif-index of folk-literature : a classification of narrative elements in folktales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books, and local legendsMotif-index of folk-literature; a classification of narrative elements in folk-tales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books, and local legendsMotif-index of folk-literature : a classification of narrative elements in folktales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books and local legends