By Wanda Gag
Popular children’s publication writer Wanda Gág provides those vintage Grimm stories, observed via whimsical illustrations. Drawing on her peasant background and childlike experience of ask yourself, Gág translated the fairy stories in a uniquely American vernacular tongue. extra stories from Grimm includes over thirty extra, together with “The Golden Key,” “The Seven Swabians,” and “The Wolf and the Fox,” in addition to virtually 100 illustrations. No different versions of Grimm’s fairy stories for kids can fit Gág’s richness of prose and the humor, attractiveness, and sheer magic of her pictorial interpretation. top recognized for her Newbery Honor winner hundreds of thousands of Cats, Wanda Gág (1893–1946) was once a pioneer in children’s e-book writing, integrating textual content and representation. Born in New Ulm, Minnesota, she rose to foreign acclaim. In reputation of her artistry, she was once posthumously provided the 1958 Lewis Carroll Shelf Award for hundreds of thousands of Cats and the 1977 Kerlan Award for her physique of labor.
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