ILLUSTRATED TREASURY OF GRIMM'S FAIRYTALES ~ DANIELA DRESCHER
Two hundred years ago, the Brothers Grimm published their famous collection of folk tales, including these thirty much-loved stories of helpful elves; giants who can see into the next land; foolish but good-hearted lads; princesses with golden hair; faithful servants and wicked queens.
This sumptuously illustrated collection of essential Grimm classics includes stories every childhood needs: 'The Princess and the Frog', 'Little Red Riding Hood', 'Sleeping Beauty', 'Cinderella', 'Rumpelstiltskin' and dozens more.
Each tale is brought to life with radiant, faithful pictures from Daniela Drescher, one of Germany's best-loved illustrators, which are sure to fire any child's imagination.
Table of Contents
1. The Princess and the Frog
2. The Wolf and the Seven Little Goats
3. Brother and Sister
5. The Three Little Men in the Wood
6. Hansel and Gretel
7. The Fisherman and his Wife
9. Mother Holle
10. The Seven Ravens
11. Little Red Riding Hood
12. The Town Musicians of Bremen
13. Puss in Boots
14. Sleeping Beauty
15. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
17. The Two Brothers
18. The Golden Goose
19. Jorinda and Jorindel
20. The Goose Girl
21. The Two Kings’ Children
22. The Clever Little Tailor
23. The Four Skilful Brothers
24. One-Eye, Two-Eyes, Three-Eyes
25. The Star Money
26. Snow White and Rose Red
27. Strong Hans
28. The Hut in the Forest
29. The Shoemaker and the Elves
30. The Goose Girl at the Well
Format: Hardback (284mm X 223mm) 208 pages
The Brothers Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, were German professors whose collections of folk tales and fairy tales have been loved for generations.
Daniela Drescher was born in Munich and trained in art therapy. She has worked with children for several years and is an illustrator for a parenting magazine. She has written and illustrated many picture books, which are bestsellers in Germany, including, In the Land of Fairies, In the Land of Elves, In the Land of Merfolk, The Elves' Big Adventure, What's Hiding in There?, Merlina and the Magic Spell, Little Fairy's Christmas and Little Fairy Can't Sleep (all Floris Books).