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Grimm: Complete Fairy Tales (Routledge Classics) [Paperback]

Jacob Grimm , Wilhelm Grimm
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13 Jun 2002 0415285968 978-0415285964 2nd
The tale of 'Cinderella' is told wherever stories are still read aloud and everyone is familiar with 'Rapunzel' and 'The Golden Goose', but who has heard all the wonderful stories collected by the Brothers Grimm? Well, here's your chance, for within these covers you will find every one of their 210 tales, in all their enchantment and rapture, terror and wisdom, tragedy and beauty.

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  • Paperback: 800 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge; 2nd edition (13 Jun 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0415285968
  • ISBN-13: 978-0415285964
  • Product Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 643,848 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'Among the few indispensable, common-property books upon which Western culture can be founded ... it is hardly too much to say that these tales rank next to the Bible in importance.' - W.H. Auden

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Jacob Grimm (1785-1863) and Wilhelm Grimm (1786-1859). Born in Germany, they both studied law before turning to the collection of fairy tales, an endevour which was to occupy them for the rest of their lives.

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22 of 24 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic - for old & young alike 8 Nov 2001
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Format:Paperback
You don't have to be a child to enjoy this book - the stories are funny, interesting and relevent. The characters & situations they portray can be applied to everyday people & situations - thus the sign of great storytelling - these stories are timeless.
A great book to pick up for a quick read - some of the stories are only one page long.
Definitely a book to have your collection.
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18 of 20 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Everlasting 6 Nov 2003
Format:Paperback
I knew some of Grimms fairy tales but had no idea they had written so many - and here they all are! If you are hoping for the sanitised Disney version you'll be disappointed - these are the real stories and there's a whole HEAP of them. Don't just buy it for your kids - buy it for yourself, its Fabulous!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Best edition, excellent translation! 25 Aug 2013
By Thomas
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Uncensored, unabridged, excellent collection and translated well enough - one of the rare editions of The Brothers Grimm which isn't contorted as most lightly copyrighted works are. Highly recommend after seeking the right version to fulfill my expectations in terms of authenticity and quality.
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5.0 out of 5 stars I love this! 26 Jun 2013
By poppy
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I am a big fan of reading, and after receiving this book, I just couldn't put it down.
It came within 2 days, after is was dispatched.
The stories are not written in modern day english, but I guess it makes it that tiny bit more special.
Would definitely recommend to others to purchase.
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4.0 out of 5 stars All time favorites 8 April 2013
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Lots of favorites and others not known at all, but interesting stories with hidden messages ready to be absorbed by us.
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5.0 out of 5 stars grimm 23 Mar 2012
By Jan
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never read as a child, watched TV series and was hooked. try to match fairy tales to TV programmes. short and sweet stories for either adults or children
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3.0 out of 5 stars confused 9 Mar 2012
By kirsty
Format:Paperback
The book I ordered was completely different from the book recieved, everything from the front cover to the internal preview completely different to what was ordered - the one that arrived is aimed at much younger audience than the advertised product.
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