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    The Annotated Brothers Grimm (Hardback) By (author) Jacob Grimm, By (author) Wilhelm Grimm, Volume editor Maria Tatar, Introduction by A. S. Byatt


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    DescriptionThe Annotated Brothers Grimm celebrates the richness and dramatic power of the fables in the most spectacular Grimm volume in decades. With forty newly translated stories-including Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Snow White and Rapunzel-the book features the work of legendary painters such as George Cruikshank and Arthur Rackham; hundreds of annotations that explore the historical origins, cultural complexities and psychological effects of the tales; and a biographical essay on Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm. Perhaps most noteworthy is Maria Tatar's decision to include tales that were previously excised, including stories that the Grimms thought unsuitable for children. Tatar redefines the Grimm canon with this authoritative and entertaining collection. Enchanting and magical, The Annotated Brothers Grimm will cast its spell on children and adults alike.

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    The Annotated Brothers Grimm
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jacob Grimm, By (author) Wilhelm Grimm, Volume editor Maria Tatar, Introduction by A. S. Byatt
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 416
    Width: 225 mm
    Height: 262 mm
    Thickness: 35 mm
    Weight: 1,441 g
    ISBN 13: 9780393058482
    ISBN 10: 0393058484

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    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y2.2
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    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15720
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    BISAC V2.8: LIT000000, SOC011000
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    BISAC V2.8: FIC010000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 65
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A33500000
    DC22: 398.20943
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 398.2/0943
    LC classification: PT921 .K5613 2004, PT921.K561
    LC subject heading:
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Illustrations note
    75 colour, 75 b&w illustrations
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    07 September 2004
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    MARIA TATAR is the dean for the humanities and the John L. Loeb Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures at Harvard University.