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Snow-White and the Seven Dwarfs

A Tale from the Brothers Grimm

Written by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm; Pictures by Nancy Ekholm Burkert; Translated by Randall Jarrell

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Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was as black as ebony.
Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was as black as ebony.

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Praise for Snow-White and the Seven Dwarfs

"Burkert's tapestrylike paintings, strong yet delicately detailed, radiate a spiritual beauty that enriches the movement of the story in its medieval setting. Jarrell's style, graceful and dignified, stays close to the original." --Starred, Booklist
"Burkert's tapestrylike paintings, strong yet delicately detailed, radiate a spiritual beauty that enriches the movement of the story in its medieval setting. Jarrell's style, graceful and dignified, stays close to the original." --Starred, Booklist

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Written by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm; Pictures by Nancy Ekholm Burkert; Translated by Randall Jarrell

  • Jacob Ludwig Carl Grimm, is best known as the author of the monumental German Dictionary, his Deutsche Mythologie and more popularly, as one of the Brothers Grimm, as the editor of Grimm's Fairy TalesWilhelm Carl Grimm was a German author, the younger of the Brothers Grimm. Translator Randall Jarrell, born in 1914 in Nashville, Tennessee, was a prolific and widely respected poet, critic, translator, and fiction writer. A friend and contemporary to Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell, Jarrell received the National Book Award (amid other honors) for his verse. He also served as U.S. Poet Laureate. Jarrell died in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, in 1965.
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Snow-White and the Seven Dwarfs

A Tale from the Brothers Grimm

Written by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm; Pictures by Nancy Ekholm Burkert; Translated by Randall Jarrell

Caldecott Honor Book, American Library Association Notable Children's Books, Horn Book Magazine Fanfare List, New York Times Outstanding Books of the Year, New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Books of the Y, Bologna Book Fair Critici in Erba Prize
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