A simple retelling of the classic tale from the Brothers Grimm about a poor but generous shoemaker who becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his work during the night.
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After studying at Marburg, Jacob became a clerk in the War Office at Kassel, and in 1808 librarian to Jerome Bonaparte, King of Westphalia. In 1841 he received Professorship at Berlin, and in 1854 began work on Deutsches Worterbuch with his brother.
Bernadette Watts has loved to draw since her childhood in England. She created her first picture book under the influence of Beatrix Potter. Watts studied at the Maidstone Art School in Kent and is the illustrator of North South fairy tales The Snow Queen and The Ugly Duckling.
Text: English, German (translation)
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Book Description Candy Cane Press, 2002. Board book. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0824942302
Book Description Candy Cane Pr, 2002. Board book. Book Condition: New. Joe Boddy (illustrator). book. Bookseller Inventory # M0824942302