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Grimm's Fairy Tales: v. 2

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Jacob and Wilhelm's first book of fairy tales, Children's and Household Tales, published in 1812, included 86 folktales, and was an instant success. Shortly thereafter, the brothers incorporated 70 more stories in their next volume of "Grimm's Fairy Tales." This continued for six more editions The complete collection contains over 200 stories, and is probably the best-know ...more
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Published March 1st 2004 by Naxos Audiobooks
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Jul 18, 2013 Danielle The Book Huntress (Back to the Books) rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: fairy tale lovers and parents who want to introduce their kids to fairy tales
What an enjoyable quick audiobook! A nice mix of short fairy tales from the Grimms' collection. I haven't read any of these particular stories, although I am familiar with plot devices and archetypes from more than a few of them. The narrator was great. She brought these stories to life. There is also classical music to accompany parts of the stories. I could see this audiobook being very good for kids to expose them to fairy tales. They would enjoy the stories and the narrator's different voice ...more
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Jan 23, 2013 Eva rated it it was amazing
A very amazing book. for all ages and seems it is good to reteller these stories before sleeping
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Nov 15, 2012 Vic rated it really liked it
I love this. Simple. Brings me back to childhood
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Shelves: 2011
children's audio/grimm fairytales. Though Laura Paton's narration was great, the tales themselves are rather lackluster, and I wouldn't expect this to hold the attention of an actual child (though probably fine for adults who are into these sort of audio tales).
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Love these stories, and my version is the not so nice one, though overly christian in parts, still fun.
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Jacob Ludwig Karl Grimm, German philologist, jurist and mythologist, was born at Hanau, in Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel). He is best known as the discoverer of Grimm's Law, the author of the monumental German Dictionary, his Deutsche Mythologie and more popularly, with his brother Wilhelm, as one of the Brothers Grimm, as the editor of Grimm's Fairy Tales.

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