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Maria magdalene tatar (born may 13, 1945) is an american academic whose expertise lies in children's literature , german literature, and folklore she is the john l loeb professor of germanic languages and literatures, and chair of the committee on degrees in folklore and mythology at harvard university. The annotated classic fairy tales is a remarkable treasure trove, a work that celebrates the best-loved tales of childhood and presents them through the vision of maria tatar, a leading authority in the field of folklore and children's literature. The annotated peter pan by j m barrie peter pan is a great and refining and uplifting benefaction to this sordid and money-mad age—mark twain one hundred years after j m barrie published the novel peter and wendy, maria tatar revisits a story that, like alice in wonderland, bridges the generations, animating both adults and children.
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