1959 1st edition "First Edition" stated; Favorite Fairy Tales Told in Germany - Retold from the Brothers Grimm by Virginia Haviland; illustrated by Susanne Suba; Little, Brown and Company publishers, Boston; hardbound in blue boards with white lettering and illustration on cover and spine; quite good condition with unmarked pages, except for previous owner's note (very small) written inside page; dust jacket has tears and small missing pieces; overall the book is quite good condition with a dust jacket not so good.
- The Frog Prince
- The Elves and the Shoemaker
- The Cat and Mouse in Partnership
- Hansel and Gretel
- The Bremen Town Musicians
Virginia Haviland (May 21, 1911 – January 6, 1988) was an American librarian and writer who became an international authority in children's literature. She chaired the prestigious Newbery-Caldecott Award Committee, traveled and wrote extensively. Haviland is also well known for her Favorite Fairy Tales series, featuring stories from sixteen countries.