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The Gruesome Origins of Classic Fairy Tales

Do you know Cinderella's wicked secret? How did Sleeping Beauty really wake up, and what's the price for the Little Mermaid's legs? What happened to Snow White's evil queen? Do you know why Peter Pan's Lost Boys never grew up?


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AbeBooks' Most Expensive Sales of 2018

Our list of the most expensive sales of the year never fails to be diverse. 2018's top sales ranged from one of the great scientific minds of the 17th century to a 21st century screenprint of a cartoon mouse.