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  • The Tale of Tales: Penguin Audio Classics | Giambattista Basile,Nancy L. Canepa - translator,Nancy L. Canepa - notes,Jack Zipes - foreword

    The Tale of Tales: Penguin Audio Classics

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By Giambattista Basile, Nancy L. Canepa - translator, Nancy L. Canepa - notes, and others
    • Narrated By full cast

    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 is a fairy-tale treasure that prefigures Game of Thrones and other touchstones of worldwide fantasy literature.

    Laura says: "if your a fan of folk fairytales"
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