I used these resources when researching the annotations for this fairy tale. Most should be available through your local library, but I have included links to the titles on Amazon.com for further reading.
Altman, Anna E. and Gail de Vos. Tales,
Then and Now: More Folktales As Literary Fictions for Young Adults. Englewood,
CO: Libraries Unlimited, 2001.
Amazon.com: Buy it in paperback.
Anderson, Graham. Fairytale in the Ancient
World. London: Routledge, 2000.
Amazon.com: Buy it in hardcoveror paperback.
Answers.com. "Dominee". Answers.com. 27 May 2007. <www.answers.com/topic/dominee>
Ashliman, D. L. Ed. and trans. "The Fisherman and His Wife". Grimm Brothers' Children and Household Tales. 19 October 2000. 27 May 2007. www.pitt.edu/~dash/grimm019.html.
Ashliman, D. L. A Guide to
Folktales in the English Language.New York: Greenwood
Amazon.com: Buy it in hardcover.
Langford, David. "Wishes". The Encyclopedia of Fantasy. Ed. John Clute and John Grante. New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 1999. 1023.
Leach, Maria. Funk & Wagnalls
Standard Dictionary of Folklore Mythology and Legend. New
York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1949.
Leon, Vicki. Uppity Women of Shakespearean Times. New York: MJF Books, 1999. Also published as Uppity Women of the Renaissance by Conari Press.
Lindahl, Carl; McNamara, John; and Lindow, John. Medieval Folklore. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.
Lonnrot, Elias. The Kalevala. Keith Bosley, translator. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.
Luthi, Max. Once Upon a Time: On the Nature of Fairy Tales. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1976.
Matthews, Borg, trans. The Herder Symbol Dictionary. Wilmette, IL: Chiron Publications, 1986.
Miller, Gustavus. The Wordsworth Dictionary of Dreams. Ware, Hertfordshire: Wordsworth Editions, 1994.
Mojetta, Angelo. Simon & Schuster's Guide to Saltwater Fish and Fishing. New York: Simon & Schuster Inc, 1992.
Mueller, Gerhard O. W. "The Criminological Significance of the Grimms' Fairy Tales." Fairy Tales and Society: Illusion, Allusion, and Paradigm. Ruth Bottigheimer, editor. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. 217-227.