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    DescriptionHere are forty stories from the Brothers Grimm translated and edited by Maria Tatar. Even after two hundred years, their scenes of unsparing savagery and jaw-dropping beauty remind us that fairy tales, in all their simplicity, have the power to change us. Tatar's preface provides readers with the context to understand what these stories meant and their contemporary resonance. With some of the most famous stories in world literature, fans of all ages will be drawn to this elegant and accessible collection. Introduction is by A.S. Byatt.


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    Title
    The Grimm Reader
    Subtitle
    The Classic Tales of the Brothers Grimm
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Maria Tatar, Translated by Maria Tatar, Introduction by A. S. Byatt
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 326
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 431 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780393338560
    ISBN 10: 0393338568
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.2
    BIC E4L: CLA
    B&T Book Type: FI
    BIC subject category V2: FC
    DC22: FIC
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 19
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11400
    BISAC V2.8: FIC010000
    B&T General Subject: 501
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 65
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 398.20943
    B&T Approval Code: A23343000
    Libri: ENGM1070
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: GR166 .K532 2010
    Libri: MAER2056
    Thema V1.0: FN
    Publisher
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    12 October 2010
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Maria Tatar is the chair of the Program in Folklore and Mythology at Harvard University.