copyright 1959; 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.

 

Contents -

  • The Frog Prince
  • The Elves and the Shoemaker
  • Rapunzel
  • The Cat and Mouse in Partnership
  • Rumpelstiltskin
  • Hansel and Gretel
  • The Bremen Town Musicians

 

Author -

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.

FAVORITE FAIRY TALES TOLD IN GERMANY by Virginia Haviland

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