Excerpt from The Light Princess: And Other Fairy TalesThat we have in English no word corresponding to the German Mahrchen, drives. Us to use the word Fairytale, regardless of the fact that the tale may have nothing to do with any sort of fairy. Were I further begged to describe the fairytale, or define what it is, I would make answer, that I should as soon think of describing the abstract human face, or stating what must go to constitute…