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The Resource The singing bones : inspired by Grimms' fairy tales, Shaun Tan ; foreword by Neil Gaiman ; introduced by Jack Zipes

The singing bones : inspired by Grimms' fairy tales, Shaun Tan ; foreword by Neil Gaiman ; introduced by Jack Zipes

Label
The singing bones : inspired by Grimms' fairy tales
Title
The singing bones
Title remainder
inspired by Grimms' fairy tales
Statement of responsibility
Shaun Tan ; foreword by Neil Gaiman ; introduced by Jack Zipes
Title variation
singing bones
Title variation remainder
inspired by Grimms fairy tales
Creator
Contributor
Adapter
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Selection and adaptation of seventy-five Grimm's fairy tales, as translated by Jack Zipes, and newly illustrated by Shaun Tan
Summary
An illustrated volume of fairy tales inspired by Grimms' classics illuminates their beautiful, monstrous and macabre themes as brought to life by the Oscar-winning creator of Tales From Outer Suburbia
Tone
Illustration
Award
Aurealis Awards, Best Illustrated Book/Graphic Novel, 2015.
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10470697
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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Tan, Shaun
Dewey number
  • 398.21/0943
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PZ8.T168
LC item number
Si 2016
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910
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1937-
  • 1785-1863
  • 1786-1859
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  • Gaiman, Neil
  • Zipes, Jack
  • Grimm, Jacob
  • Grimm, Wilhelm
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True
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  • Fairy tales
  • Folklore
  • Fairy tales
  • Folklore
  • Fairy tales
  • Folklore
  • Germany
Target audience
adolescent
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inspired by Grimms' fairy tales
Label
The singing bones : inspired by Grimms' fairy tales, Shaun Tan ; foreword by Neil Gaiman ; introduced by Jack Zipes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Text abridged and adapted from translations of Grimms' fairy tales, ÃJack Zipes."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The frog king -- The companionship of the cat and the mouse -- Hansel and Gretel -- Little red cap -- The boy who left home to find out about fear -- Faithful Johannes -- The twelve brothers -- The white snake -- Little brother and little sister -- Rapunzel -- The three little gnomes in the forest -- The three snake leaves -- The fisherman and his wife -- The brave little tailor -- Cinderella -- The riddle -- The three spinners -- The mouse, the bird, and the sausage -- The boots of buffalo leather -- The Bremen town musicians -- The singing bone -- The devil with the three golden hairs -- The maiden without hands -- Foundling -- The wolf and the seven young kids -- the elves -- Lucky hands -- Gambling Hans -- The robber bridegroom -- Godfather death -- The juniper tree -- Brier Rose -- Snow White -- The six swans
  • Rumpelstiltskin -- Mother Trudy -- The golden bird -- The fox and the cat -- Little farmer -- All fur -- Snow White and Rose Red -- Jorinda and Joringel -- The singing, springing lark -- How six made their way in the world -- The goose girl -- Bearskin -- King Thrushbeard -- The two travelers -- Hans my hedgehog -- The little shroud -- The stolen pennies -- The old man and his grandson -- The devil's sooty brother -- The lettuce donkey -- The turnip -- One-Eye, Two-Eyes, and Three-Eyes -- The worn-out dancing shoes -- The twelve huntsmen -- Iron Hans -- Mother Holle -- The goose girl at the spring -- Simelei Mountain -- Lazy Heinz -- Fitcher's bird -- Strong Hans -- The blacksmith and the devil -- The blue light -- The nixie in the pond -- The dog and the sparrow -- The wedding of Mrs. Fox -- The master theif -- The thief and his master -- The water of life -- The moon -- Thumbling
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780545946124
Lccn
2016014031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)946142403
Label
The singing bones : inspired by Grimms' fairy tales, Shaun Tan ; foreword by Neil Gaiman ; introduced by Jack Zipes
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Text abridged and adapted from translations of Grimms' fairy tales, ÃJack Zipes."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The frog king -- The companionship of the cat and the mouse -- Hansel and Gretel -- Little red cap -- The boy who left home to find out about fear -- Faithful Johannes -- The twelve brothers -- The white snake -- Little brother and little sister -- Rapunzel -- The three little gnomes in the forest -- The three snake leaves -- The fisherman and his wife -- The brave little tailor -- Cinderella -- The riddle -- The three spinners -- The mouse, the bird, and the sausage -- The boots of buffalo leather -- The Bremen town musicians -- The singing bone -- The devil with the three golden hairs -- The maiden without hands -- Foundling -- The wolf and the seven young kids -- the elves -- Lucky hands -- Gambling Hans -- The robber bridegroom -- Godfather death -- The juniper tree -- Brier Rose -- Snow White -- The six swans
  • Rumpelstiltskin -- Mother Trudy -- The golden bird -- The fox and the cat -- Little farmer -- All fur -- Snow White and Rose Red -- Jorinda and Joringel -- The singing, springing lark -- How six made their way in the world -- The goose girl -- Bearskin -- King Thrushbeard -- The two travelers -- Hans my hedgehog -- The little shroud -- The stolen pennies -- The old man and his grandson -- The devil's sooty brother -- The lettuce donkey -- The turnip -- One-Eye, Two-Eyes, and Three-Eyes -- The worn-out dancing shoes -- The twelve huntsmen -- Iron Hans -- Mother Holle -- The goose girl at the spring -- Simelei Mountain -- Lazy Heinz -- Fitcher's bird -- Strong Hans -- The blacksmith and the devil -- The blue light -- The nixie in the pond -- The dog and the sparrow -- The wedding of Mrs. Fox -- The master theif -- The thief and his master -- The water of life -- The moon -- Thumbling
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780545946124
Lccn
2016014031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)946142403

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