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Der Struwwelpeter Auf Englisch (German Edition) (original 1845; edition 1999)
by Heinrich Hoffmann, Mark Twain (Translator)
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0486284697, Paperback)
One of the most popular and influential children's book ever written, this time-honored tale — sure to produce lots of giggles — describes the gruesome consequences that befall children who torment animals, play with matches, suck their thumbs, refuse to eat, and fidget at meals. A collector's item, written in rhyming couplets and illustrated by the author.
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Presents a collection of German cautionary tales, featuring such characters as Shock-Headed Peter, Cruel Frederick, Little Suck-a-Thumb, and the Inky Boys. Includes a brief biography of the author.
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