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first book of fairy tales

Mary Hoffman

first book of fairy tales

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Published by Dorling Kindersley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy tales,
  • Children"s stories

  • Edition Notes

    Statementstories retold by Mary Hoffman ; illustrated by Julie Downing.
    ContributionsDowning, Julie, 1956-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18915042M
    ISBN 100751328073


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In this beautifully illustrated book, 14 classic fairy tales are retold for young children. Old favorites, such as "Cinderella" and "Jack and the Beanstalk," are presented alongside some lesser known stories, such as "The Fisherman and his Wife" and "Diamonds and Toads."/5(94).

As a young child, I remember understanding "the moral of the story" when reading the old-school Grimm's fairy tales and Aesops fables. And I read the old style, kinda creepy ones. However, this book tells the stories in a way where both my husband and I, when reading them to our little one, really don't get it they are not told in a way that /5.

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In A First book of fairy tales book Book of Fairy Tales, Mary retells 14 classic children's fairy tales, including favorites such as Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, and the Little Mermaid. The charming illustrations throughout bring the best-loved fairy tale characters and events to life.

Plus, Brand: Mary Hoffman. My First Book of Fairy Tales. by Margaret Tarrant (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 21 Used from $ /5(2).

I received this book as a first Christmas present, and it's been with me ever since (27 years). I remember my mom reading me the fairy tales from the book (my absolute favorite was the 12 dancing princesses), and then as I got a little older First book of fairy tales book started reading them to her/5(56).

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The charming illustrations throughout bring the best-loved fairy tale characters and events to life. Buy A First Book of Fairy First book of fairy tales book by Hoffman, Mary, Downing, Julie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().

The original Grimm's Brothers fairy tales were a far cry from the Perrault collection of many of the same stories, the Green Fairy Book by Andrew Lang, or, God forbid, Walt Disney. The Brothers Grimm told stories with meat on their bones, where the good people /5.

In A First Book of Fairy Tales, Mary retells 14 classic children's fairy tales, including favorites such as Cinderella, Jack and the First book of fairy tales book, and the Little Mermaid. The charming illustrations throughout bring the best-loved fairy tale characters and events to life.

Plus, the attractive slipcase package makes this a perfect gift. Author Info:Pages: The Langs' Fairy Books are a series of 25 collections of true and fictional stories for children published between and by Andrew Lang and his wife, Leonora Blanche best known books of the series are the 12 collections of fairy tales also known as Andrew Lang's "Coloured" Fairy Books or Andrew Lang's Fairy Books of Many all, the volumes feature stories Author: Andrew Lang, Nora Lang.

Grimms' Fairy Tales, originally known as the Children's and Household Tales (German: Kinder- und Hausmärchen, pronounced [ˌkɪndɐ ʔʊnt ˈhaʊsmɛːɐ̯çən]), is a collection of fairy tales by the Grimm brothers or "Brothers Grimm", Jakob and Wilhelm, first published on 20 December The first edition contained 86 stories, and by the seventh edition inhad unique fairy : Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm.

This fairy tale book for children has fourteen fairy tales, including the basic plots of all the favorites: Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Sleeping Beauty, the Frog Prince, and ten more. This book of fairy tales has luscious illustrations by Julie Downing. A First Book of Fairy Tales.

CHECK PRICE ON AMAZON. Categories: > Books By What Kids Love, Fairy Tales, KIDS BOOKS. Description Amazon Customer Reviews In this beautifully illustrated book, 14 classic fairy tales are retold for young children.

Old favorites, such as “Cinderella” and “Jack and the Beanstalk,” are presented alongside some. A First Book of Fairy Tales by Mary Hoffman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

A First Book of Fairy Tales: Mary Hoffman: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(). In this beautifully illustrated book, 14 classic fairy tales are retold for young children.

Old favorites, such as "Cinderella" and "Jack and the Beanstalk," are presented alongside some lesser known stories, such as "The Fisherman and his Wife" and "Diamonds Pages:   This DK book is something of an introduction to classic Western fairy tales.

This collection contains all the classic fairy tales, including Jack and the Beanstalk, Cinderella, and The Twelve Dancing Princesses. Because this is a collection, each of the fairy tales is fairly brief.3/5(1). Each fairy tale is just the right length for enjoying -- not too long, but not too short.

The illustrations are easy -- nothing too complicated or overly dark. The tales themselves are not very scary. This is a great first fairy tales book.5/5(5).

Book Summary: The title of this book is A First Book of Fairy Tales and it was written by Mary Hoffman, Julie Downing (Illustrator). This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by DK Children and has a total of 80 pages in the : The first collection of fairy tales in French was Charles Perrault's "Histoires ou Contes du temps passé avec des moralités".

His work laid the foundation of the genre. The term fairy tale was later used by the French writer Madame d'Aulnoy. She named her book "Contes de fées" ("Fairy tales"), giving fairy tales their modern name.

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Grimms Fairy Tales, First Edition. Good. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP More information about this seller A Brothers Grimm Coloring Book and Other Classic Fairy Tales: Escape into a World of Fantasy and Imagination.

Fisher, Adam. From Brothers Grimm to Hans Christian Andersen, this beautifully illustrated anthology contains a range of the classic fairy tale stories any child would love to grow up reading.

As well as favourites such as Cinderella, The Snow Queen and Jack and the Beanstalk, DK's A Pages: The book made its first appearance in and has remained a firm favorite with both young and old ever since. Fairy tales have traditionally emanated from France and Germany.

The famous compilations by La Fontaine and the Brothers Grimm have overshadowed children's literature for centuries.5/5(3).

The first of his collections was the Blue Fairy Book (), for which Lang pulled together tales from the Brothers Grimm, Madame d’Aulnoy, the Arabian Nights, and many other sources.

The first edition had 5, copies, which sold for six shillings each. Browse all Usborne fairy tales, including Peep Inside a Fairy Tale, Pop-Up Fairy Tales, gift books, jigsaws and picture books. Fairy tales for bedtime Hardback: £   This is a very nice book of fairy tales that contains both Hans Christian Andersen and Grimm Brothers tales.

The pages are also brimming with charmingly drawn illustrations that help bring the tales to life for young readers. If you are looking for a book of fairy tales to add to a child's bookshelf, I would recommend this book/5().

A first book of fairy tales by Wood, A. J.; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Dinosaurs, Fiction. Charming picture book of six classic fairy tales (Cinderella, The Story of Rumpelstiltskin, Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Goldilocks and the Three Bears & Three Little Pigs).

Dual-level text, on each page a simple line for beginner readers and a more complex /5. A First Book of Fairy Tales and Myths is a two book set including a fun collection of classic fairy tales and myths.

Continue a family tradition and reread the classics with your children too. Title: A First Book of Fairy Tales and Myths Published By: Dorling Kindersley Limited, ISBN: Stories Retold by: Mary Hoffman A First Book of Fairy Tales and Myths5/5(1).

Fairy tales offer your child a chance to escape into magical worlds full of adventure, kooky characters, and a princess or two. Have family read-aloud sharing spooky stories from Grimm's Fairy Tales or follow Alice's journey from Alice in Wonderland where your early reader can meet the Cheshire classic stories are full of fun and whimsy any child — or parent — is sure to love.

Get this from a library. A first book of fairy tales. [Mary Hoffman; Julie Downing] -- Offers a collection of classic fairy tales, such as "Cinderella" and "Jack and the Beanstalk" along with lesser known tales, including "The Fisherman and his Wife.".

Get this from a library. A first book of fairy tales. [Mary Hoffman; Julie Downing] -- A collection of fourteen classic fairy tales, retold with colorful illustrations accompanying.

Get this from a library. A first book of fairy tales. [Mary Hoffman; Julie Downing] -- Collection of favorite fairy tales, retold with colorful illustrations accompanying. Fairy Tale and Folk Tale Books. Our bumper page of the most well-known folktales, fables and fairytales by authors such as Hans Christian Andersen, The Brothers Grimm, Aesop, as well as modern classics.

Aesop, as well as modern classics. Children's Fairy Tales. A First Book of Fairy Tales. Mary Hoffman. 01 Aug Paperback. US$ Add. Get this from a library. A first book of fairy tales. [Mary Hoffman; Julie Downing] -- A collection of fourteen classic fairy tales, including Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Beauty and the Beast.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. A first book of fairy tales by Wood, A. J.,Modern Pub. edition, in English - U.S. rev. :   A first book of fairy tales by Mary Hoffman, Anne Millard, Julie Downing; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fairy tales, Folklore, Children's stories, Juvenile Fiction, Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies, Children's Books/Ages Fiction, Children: Preschool, Legends, Myths, & Fables - General, Juvenile Fiction / Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies, Early Education, Children's.

Fairy tale is a type of short narrative that typically features such folkloric characters, such as fairies, goblins, elves, trolls, dwarves, giants or gnomes, and usually magic or enchantments.

However, only a small number of the stories thus designated explicitly refer to fairies. Fairy tales are high fantasy based on stories that are not only. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 63 pages: illustrations (chiefly color) ; 19 cm. Contents: Little Red Pdf Hood --Cinderella --The Ugly Duckling --Beauty and the Beast --Snow white --Goldilocks and the three bears --The princess and the pea --Jack and the beanstalk --Puss in Boots --The sleeping Title.

My First Big Book of Fairy Download pdf is a jumbo coloring book with almost pages of whimsical coloring fun! Kids will love My First Big Book of Fairy Tales, a follow-up book to the successful My First Big Book of Coloring, My First Big Book of Unicorns, and My First Big Book of Dinosaurs that's packed with page after page of fairy tale fun!

The appealing artwork, with its heavy, chunky black Author: Little Bee Books.