Tales from the Brothers Grimm
Author: Brothers Grimm
Selected and Illustrated by: Lisbeth Zwerger
Publisher/Date: minedition (c. 2013) First thus edition
Format/Condition: New hardcover book with dust jacket in Fine condition. 96 pages. Dimensions: 9.5 x 11.5 inches. Profusely illustrated in color.
Description: A collection of familiar and lesser-known Grimm tales, beautifully illustrated by one of the greatest children’s illustrators of our time. This handsome edition from the well-known collection of fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm contains 11 popular stories.
Included are the old favorites of the classic fairy tales such as “The Frog King”, “The Wolf and the Seven Young Kids”, “Hansel and Gretel”, “Little Red Cap” (Little Red Riding Hood), “The Bremen Town Musicians”, “Briar Rose” (Sleeping Beauty), and "The Children of Hamlin". Also included are the esser-known stories of “The Brave Little Tailor”, “The Seven Ravens”, “The Poor Miller’s Boy and the Little Cat”, and “Hans My Hedgehog”. Lisbeth Zwerger’s evocative and exquisite illustrations perfectly capture the mood of these enduring tales.