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E.P. Dutton, 1986 - Juvenile Fiction - 37 pages
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"Adult and child can delight together in the richness of color, gilt and detail...captured in such art. The story is palinly and gracefully told."--The New York Times Book Review "A lush and substantial offering." -- Booklist

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Love this beautiful book and its amazing illustrations. - Goodreads
a good retelling of the original tale, great pictures - Goodreads
LOVE Zelinsky's renaissance-inspired illustrations! - Goodreads
Very good writing too. - Goodreads
The depiction of Rumpelstiltskin was awesome. - Goodreads
... but has a lovely ending. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Wendy - Goodreads

Love the illustrations; the style and o painting method are just beautiful!! Read full review

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User Review  - Emily Glomski - Goodreads

Classic fairy tale written and illustrated in a brilliant manner. Read full review


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Paul O. Zelinsky Paul O. Zelinsky was born in Evanston, Illinois and grew up in the suburbs of Chicago. He received his B. A. from Yale and his M. F. A. from the Tyler School of Art, and from there went on to become an award winning illustrator. Zelinsky is the illustrator of three Caldecott Honor books, including "Hansel and Gretel" published in 1985, "Rumpelstiltskin" in 1987, and "Swamp Angel" by Anne Isaacs in 1995. He is the adapter and illustrator of "The Maid and the Mouse and the Odd-shaped House," "The Lion and the Stoat," "The Wheels on the Bus," and the illustrator of a trio of books by Beverly Cleary.

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