Jacob Grimm (1785-1863) and his brother Wilhelm (1786-1859) were philologists and folklorists. The brothers rediscovered a host of fairy tales, telling of princes and princesses in their castles, witches in their towers and forests, of giants and dwarfs, of fabulous animals and dark deeds. Together with the well-known tales of AlRapunzelAr, AlThe Goose-GirlAr, AlSleeping BeautyAr, AlHansel and GretelAr and AlSnow WhiteAr there are the darker tales such as AlDeath's MessengersAr which deserve to be better known, and which will appeal not only to all who are interested in the history of folklore, but also to all those who simply love good storytelling.But fat Trina was no less idle. aDear Harry, a said she one day, awhy should we make our lives so toilsome when there is no need for it, and thus ruin the best days of our youth? Would it not be better for us to give the two goats which disturb usanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Complete Fairy Tales [200 Fairy Tales and 10 Children's Legends]|
|Author||:||The Brothers Grimm|
|Publisher||:||Brothers Grimm - 2015-10-03|