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A first book of fairy tales

by Mary Hoffman

  • 341 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by DK Publishing in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy tales,
  • Fairy tales,
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Statementstories retold by Mary Hoffman ; illustrated by Julie Downing.
    ContributionsDowning, Julie, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.H665 Fi 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3945023M
    ISBN 100789479060
    LC Control Number2001028425
    OCLC/WorldCa46640881

    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 .   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 5/5(1).

    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 - Pages:   My First Big Book of Fairy Tales 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 Author: Little Bee Books.

      Is it on this book list of the best fairy tales for children? This is a list of European fairy tales for children and what I consider to be the best fairy tale picture books. I fully admit that many of them I chose simply because they were books my parents read to me while I was in my formative years. About A First Book of Fairy Tales. 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.”.


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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(). 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.

A First Book of Fairy Tales is a collection of folklore intended for children 7 to 12 years old. Mary Hoffmans A First Book of Fairy Tales is a collection of 14 retold fairytales that show the consequences of greed, pride, and vanity, all while showing the stories of love/5.

In this beautifully illustrated A first book of fairy tales 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 3/5(1).

In A First 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.

Buy A First Book of Fairy Tales by Hoffman, Mary, Downing, Julie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().

In A First 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, the attractive slipcase package makes this a perfect gift.

Author Info: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). 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 were heroes and the bad people were really, really bad/5. 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 Author: Andrew Lang, Nora Lang.

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 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(). 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.

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. 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.

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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. 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 5/5(3). A first book of fairy tales by Wood, A. J.; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Dinosaurs, Fiction.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: £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 .