From the Brothers Grimm contemporary retelling of American folktales and classic stories by Tom Davenport

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Published by Highsmith Press in Fort Atkinson, Wis .

Written in English

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  • Fairy tales -- Germany.,
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  • Folklore -- Germany.

About the Edition

Retells ten fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm, placing them in the Appalachian Mountains and other American settings through the text and photographs from the Tom Davenport film versions.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesKinder- und Hausmärchen.
StatementTom Davenport and Gary Carden.
ContributionsCarden, Gary.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.D194 Fr 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 105 p. :
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1726719M
ISBN 100917846206
LC Control Number92030828

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