The Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales: An Illustrated Classic illustrated by Arthur Rackham

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"This version is based, with a few updates, on the first English translation by Edgar Taylor from the 1820s, modified at the start of the following century by Marian Edwardes"--Introduction.

The fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm have entertained countless children and adults since the early 1800s, and the morals of these stories are as valid today as they were two centuries ago. This collection of 35 fairy tales includes classics such as "The Frog Prince" and "Beauty and the Beast" as well as lesser-known works like "The Twelve Dancing Princesses" and "Cat and Mouse in Partnership." Dozens of full-color and ink drawings by acclaimed illustrator Arthur Rackham add a lovely artistic touch to the stories, making this volume a treasured keepsake.
Includes...

  • Textured cloth cover features intricate foil stamping and a full-color illustration
  • A ribbon bookmark ensures that you never lose your place
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    Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm collected and published Germanic and European folk and fairy tales during the early to mid 19th century. Some of the world's most classic and beloved stories have been published by them, including "Rumplestiltskin," "Snow White," "Sleeping Beauty," "Rapunzel," "Cinderella," "Hansel and Gretel," and many more.


    Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) was a British illustrator.

    0.8" H x 8.5" L x 6.0" W

    256 pages

    hardcover