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Published by Weathervane Books, Distributed by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English



  • Germany.


  • Fairy tales -- Germany.,
  • Fairy tales.,
  • Folklore -- Germany.

Book details:

About the Edition

A reprint of an illustrated collection of fifteen German fairy tales originally published in 1925.

Edition Notes

Other titlesHansel and Gretel. English.
Statementby the Brothers Grim ; illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
SeriesClassic collector"s series
ContributionsGrimm, Jacob, 1785-1863., Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859., Nielsen, Kay Rasmus, 1886-1957, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ8 .H196 1985d
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2751890M
ISBN 100517491982
LC Control Number86103048

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Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories by the Brothers Grimm - Illustrated by Kay Nielsen. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller   Hansel and Gretel and other stories by Brothers Grimm Published by Doran in New York. Get this from a library! Hansel and Gretel and other stories. [Jacob Grimm; Wilhelm Grimm; Kay Rasmus Nielsen;] -- A reprint of an illustrated collection of fifteen German fairy tales originally published in . Hansel and Gretel --The six swans --Little brother and little sister --The fisherman and his wife --The drummer --Rosebud --The spindle, the shuttle, and the needle --Snowdrop --Jorinde and Joringel --The goose girl --Clever Alice --Cherry, or the frog bride --The three little men in the wood --The valiant little tailor --Roland --The juniper.

Once upon a time, in a faraway forest, there lived a poor woodcutter, his wife and their two boy's name was Hansel and the girl was calle. Cultures all around the world have their own Hansel and Gretel stories. Visit Germany, Russia, Italy, and Japan, and find out who follows a line of ashes instead of breadcrumbs, and who escapes the witch using a handkerchief that turns into a river/5. "Hansel and Gretel" is the classic version of an Aarne-Thompson-Uther type A tale. The episode of burning the witch in her own oven is classified as type Another type A tale known to the Grimms is "Ninnillo and Nennella" from The Pentamerone (day 5, tale 8) of Giambattista Basile (). Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories. Signed limited edition, number of copies signed by the artist.

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