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    Jack and the Beanstalk

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    Jack and the Beanstalk is an original 1807 fantasy story. This story was first mentioned in a British folktale written by Benjamin Tabart called “Jack Spriggins and the Enchanted Bean”. This story was the start of the “Jack and the Beanstalk”. Although this was not a huge hit. Jack and the beanstalks biggest sell was in 1890 written by Joseph Jacobs. This story was about a young boy who's family was extremely poor. One morning his mom told him to take there cow to the market to get some money for

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    Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and The Beanstalk, and Rapunzel collide in a twisted story. The fairy tales intertwine in the woods, while they are struggling to make their wishes come true. In the play and in the book by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, the fairytale, “Jack and the beanstalk,” helps pave the path for Into The Woods. For instance, by having the reader's question the moral behaviors of the fairytale. Furthermore, Jack and the Beanstalk helps readers comprehend Into the Woods

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    the Bible and fairy tales. One such similarity is that they often get retold and altered. This is what happened with the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. Over the years it has been told, there have been many alterations, some that change the story entirely. In 1890, a version of Jack and the Beanstalk was rewritten by author Joseph Jacobs. His version featured a Jack who received a ‘happily ever after ending’ which is common to most fairy tales. Jacobs’ version of the story will be the focal point

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    Jack and the Beanstalk as retold by author Carol Ottolenghi is about a boy named Jack, whose mother sends him to the market to sell their cow. They just ran out of money and if he doesn’t sell the cow they won’t have any money to live. On his way to the market, a man stops Jack and says “I’ll give you five magic beans for your cow” (Ottolenghi 4). Now thinking as a child would, he accepted the man’s offer and sold the cow for five magic beans. When he goes home his mother is furious and throws the

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    Jack and the Beanstalk – Jack’s Transformation "Jack and the Beanstalk" is an example of a Buildungsroman. As the tale progresses, Jack evolves from an immature person into a mature, self-assertive person. While minor differences exist in various versions of the tale, such as those between Joseph Jacobs' and Horace Elisha Scudder's versions, the tale can always be read as Jack's quest for maturity. Some critics, however, analyze the tale as one in which Jack remains spoiled and immature. While

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    named Jack lives in a very rural area, where they are poor and survive off of a cow's milk. This scene is from the story Jack and the Beanstalk. In this story, a young poor boy, named Jack, lives with his mom. He has a cow named Milky-White that has stopped producing milk one day, and he and his mother decides to sell it at the market. Jack goes and tries to sell Milky-White and he gets approached by a stranger. The stranger is willing to trade his five magical beans for Milky-White, and Jack agrees

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    Jack and the Beanstalk was first written in 1807 by Benjamin Tabart. It was published after a similar version of the story entitled Jack Spriggins and the Enchanted Bean. However, the most commonly known version of Jack and the Beanstalk was written by Joseph Jacobs in 1890. It is believed that the story originated in the U.K, but no one knows exactly where it came from. The earliest versions of the story are about a man who was hidden in a different man’s house by his wife. The wife robs the

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    appreciate the story of the “Jack and the Bean Stalk.” In the story Jack is just a young boy who is staying with his mother, who is a widow, together with their milk cow who happens to be their only source of livelihood. A time comes when the milk cow no longer gives milk and thus Jack’s mother instructs him to take their milk cow to traders and sell her. On his way to the market, Jack meets with an old man, who requests Jack to exchange his cow with some magic beans. Jack accepts this offer and thus

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    Jill at ease with his illicit action. Problem Statement Jack has several issues confronting him and his family. His financial responsibilities are all dependent upon him finding employment or a source of income to support his mother, his household and his future with fiancée Jill. The cow, Jack’s only source of income has stopped producing milk, while due to the economy Jack cannot find employment in town. Now down to his last gold coin, Jack must

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    In the case study, Jack and the Mountain People, Jack has come to a crossroad in his life. Three years ago, his best milking cow stopped producing milk, which also meant that his family lost their main source of income. Jack’s mother told him to take the cow into town to sell the cow in order to come up with some sort of money to start a new venture. On the way into town, Jack came across an old man that resulted in Jack trading the cow for the old man’s magic beans. Jack’s mother was less than thrilled

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