Fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm
|Format:||Print Book 2013|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Six noted illustrators lend their talents to a definitive Grimms' gift edition This is a beautiful treasury of some of the most famous stories of the Brothers Grimm, reproduced in their original form. Among many others, the stories include: "The Travelling Musicians" (illustrated by Oliver Jeffers), "The Golden Bird" (illustrated by Quentin Blake), "Tom Thumb" (illustrated by Raymond Briggs), "Snow-Drop" (illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark), "The Frog-Prince" (illustrated by Axel Scheffler), and "Ashputtel" (illustrated by Helen Oxenbury). With an unjacketed, foil-stamped fabric cover, six full color plates, and colored endpapers, this is the perfect edition for gift-giving or for anyone who collects books as art.
-- Translations into English.
Grimm, Wilhelm, -- 1786-1859 -- Translations into English.
Fairy tales -- Germany.
|Publisher|| London :Puffin,2013
Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859, editor.
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, illustrator.
"Celebrates the 200th anniversary of Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm's original fairy tales." --Back cover.
Translated from the German.
"This beautiful treasury includes some of the most famous stories known today, reproduced in their original form - exactly as the Brothers Grimm had written them"--half title page.
367 pages, 12 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm