The Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales (Chartwell Classics) (Hardcover)

By Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm

Chartwell Books, 9780785834229, 672pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2016

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/9/2016)
Paperback (8/2/2016)
Hardcover (9/19/2013)
Paperback (9/12/1976)
Paperback (5/30/2016)

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Description

A stunning gift edition boasting the complete collection of Grimm's Fairy Tales including 211 stories as well as a selection of black & white reproductions by the famous illustrator, Arthur Rackham.

Originally titled Children's and Household Tales, The Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales contains the essential bedtime stories for children worldwide for the better part of two centuries. The Brothers Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm, were German linguists and cultural researchers who gathered legendary folklore and aimed to collect the stories exactly as they heard them. Featuring all your favorite classics, including:

-Hansel and Gretel 
-Cinderella
-The Frog Prince
-Rapunzel
-Snow White
-Rumpelstiltskin 
-and dozens more



About the Author

The Brothers Grimm, Jacob (1785-1863) and Wilhelm (1786-1859), who today are among the most popular and best-known storytellers of folk tales, were German linguists and cultural researchers who gathered and published their influential collections of legendary folklore during the 19th century.

Wilhelm Grimm (1786-1859), German author and cultural researcher, was one half of the Grimm Brothers; authors of some of the most popular and best-known European fairy tales. He was born in the town of Hanau, in what was at the time the Holy Roman Empire. He was a graduate of the University of Marburg.