Kinderleben Oder Das M Rchen Ohne Ende

Author: Friedrich Wilhelm Carové
Publisher: Camden House
ISBN: 9781571130617
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Kinderleben oder das Mährchen ohne Ende (1830) is a unique product of late German Romanticism. As a Kunstmärchen or 'artificial' fairy tale (as opposed to the more 'authentic' tales collected by the Grimm brothers, for example) it combines aspects of the traditional fairy tale with philosophical ideals, particularly those of idealism. Although only one edition ever appeared in Germany, it enjoyed wide popularity in England and the United States as The Story Without an End (1834), adapted by the foremost English translator of the period, Sarah Austin, on whom much critical attention has recently been focused. This new edition of text and translation includes a valuable commentary with notes on the nine illustrators and a list of all previous editions of the work.

La Mujer Que Brillaba Aun Mas Que El Sol

Author: Alejandro Cruz Martinez
Publisher: Children's Book Press
ISBN: 9780892391264
Size: 65.31 MB
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Retells the Zapotec legend of Lucia Zenteno, a beautiful woman with magical powers who is exiled from a mountain village and takes its water away in punishment.