Wonderful. But not the disney versions. These are they way they should been read and known.Published 10 months ago by David Campellone
Not bowdlerized in the least, this full collection of Grimm tales are, well, just that, *grim.*
A warning, though to any soul not interested in soulish things, because... Read more
This book reads as I imagine the tone of the original collected stories must read. It is well written but not modernized. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Joan Merlo
I've loved fairy tales since I was a small child and have amassed quite a large library. This translation is very acceptable and readable.Published on December 15, 2012 by enticing susie
The content of the book is excellent but I'm a little disappointed in the quality of the paper which feels a bit rough and cheap like some dictionary paper.Published on November 28, 2012 by voogy
I love the TV show.
I now can read some stories and see if they took the real stories for the TV show from the book.
A good translation, quite exact to the original German. I'm very happy w this version, it has all Grimm collection plus some saint legends for children. Very nice.Published on July 1, 2012 by Hypercube
I was expecting a bit more maturity and depth I suppose. Many of the stories seem repetitive and more like a rhyme or a sing song than a tale. Read morePublished on August 31, 2008 by MikeBW