The Brothers Grimm: Grimm's Fairy Tales (English Edition)

The Brothers Grimm: Grimm's Fairy Tales (English Edition)

by The Brothers Grimm
Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe)
Publication Date: 11/12/2018

"Grimm's Fairy Tales" is a collection of German fairy tales by the "Brothers Grimm". Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm first published the tales in 1812. The work of the Brothers Grimm influenced many other collectors of fairy tales like the Russian Alexander Afanasyev, the Norwegians Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe, and the English Joseph Jacobs. Stories contained in "Grimm's Fairy Tales": •The Golden Bird •Hans in Luck •Jorinda and Jorindel •The Travelling Musicians •Old Sultan •The Straw, the Coal, and the Bean •Briar Rose •The Dog and the Sparrow •The Twelve Dancing Princesses •The Fisherman and his Wife •The Willow-Wren and the Bear •The Frog Prince •Cat and Mouse in Partnership •The Goose-Girl •The Adventures of Chanticleer and Partlet •Rapunzel •Fundevogel •The Valiant Little Tailor •Hansel and Gretel •The Mouse, the Bird and the Sausage •Mother Holle •Little Red-Cap (Little Riding Hood) •The Robber Bridgeroom •Tom Thumb •Rumpelstiltskin •Clever Gretel •The Old Man and his Grandson •The Little Peasant •Frederick and Catherine •Sweetheart Roland •Snowdrop •The Pink •Clever Elsie •The Miser in the Bush •Ashputtel •The White Snake •The White Snake •The Wolf and the Seven Little Kids •The Queen Bee •The Elves and the Shoemaker •The Juniper-Tree •The Turnip •Clever Hans •The Three Languages •The Fox and the Cat •The Four Clever Brothers •Lily and the Lion •The Fox and the Horse •Blue Light •The Raven •The Golden Goose •The Water of Life •The Twelve Huntsmen •The King of the Golden Mountain •Doctor Knowall •The Seven Ravens •The Wedding of Mrs. Fox •The Sala •The Story of the Youth •King Grisly-Beard •Iron Hans •Cat-Skin •Snow-White and Rose-Red

General fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe)
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The Brothers Grimm

When Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm set out to collect stories in the early 1800s, their goal was not to entertain children but to preserve Germanic folklore and the hard life of European peasants was reflected in the tales they discovered.

However, once the brothers saw how the stories entranced young readers, they began softening some of the harsher aspects to make them more suitable for children.

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