The Brothers Grimm Folk Tales by Michael Foreman, The Brothers Grimm


The Brothers Grimm Folk Tales by Michael Foreman, The Brothers Grimm

This beautiful volume brings together 31 of the best-known tales collected by the Brothers Grimm, including 'Rapunzel', 'Hansel and Gretel' and 'Snow White'. Brian Alderson's translation stays faithful to the dark tone of the original stories, whilst Michael Foreman's beautiful illustrations capture their mystery and beauty - making this a must for any child's bookshelf.


This beautifully created hardback packed full of classic tales is an ideal companion for book lovers both young and old. Bookapoet 'for favourite stories, Brothers Grimm Folk Tales (Templar, GBP16.99) remain unsurpassable.Translated by Brian Alderson and illustrated by the peerless Michael Foreman, this 1978 edition fully deserves another outing.

'delightful colour illustrations by Michael Foreman bring to life the folk tales with all their old school charm.' Faithful to the dark ambiance of the iconic tales The Bookseller

About the Author

Michael Foreman is one of the UK's pre-eminent children's illustrators. A Kate Greenaway Medal-shortlisted author he has illustrated many best-selling books for children, including War Boy and War Game. Michael is also the illustrator for many of Michael Morpurgo's best-selling books, including Not Bad for a Bad Lad (Templar Publishing, 2010).

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192 pages


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Publication date

1st October 2012



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