Fairy Tales from Grimm

Paperback | August 15, 1999

byJ. L. and W. C. GrimmTranslated byPeter CarterIllustratorRosamund Fowler

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A collection of well-loved fairy tales by the brothers Grimm, translated from the original German by award-winning children's author Peter Carter. Stories include Hansel and Gretel, Tom Thumb, Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Rumpelstiltskin, and many more.

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The problem with some retellings of the Grimm Brothers' fairy tales is that they aren't accurately translated from the original German texts. With Fairy Tales from Grimm, award-winning children's author Peter Carter stays true to the originals while making it easy for modern readers to understand them. Inside this highly entertaining v...

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A collection of well-loved fairy tales by the brothers Grimm, translated from the original German by award-winning children's author Peter Carter. Stories include Hansel and Gretel, Tom Thumb, Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Rumpelstiltskin, and many more.

The Brothers Grimm were German professors who were best known for publishing collections of authentic folk tales and fairy tales, and for their work in linguistics, relating to how the sounds in words shift over time.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.63 inPublished:August 15, 1999Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0192750119

ISBN - 13:9780192750112

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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The problem with some retellings of the Grimm Brothers' fairy tales is that they aren't accurately translated from the original German texts. With Fairy Tales from Grimm, award-winning children's author Peter Carter stays true to the originals while making it easy for modern readers to understand them. Inside this highly entertaining volume, you'll find Rumpelstiltzskin, Rapunzel, Snow White and all of your favourite Grimm stories.