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The Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales - Von Schonwerth, Franz Xaver, and Eichenseer, Erika (Editor), and Tatar, Maria (Translated by)
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A rare discovery in the world of fairy tales - now for the first time in English. With this volume, the holy trinity of fairy tales - the Brothers Grimm, Charles Perrault, and Hans Christian Andersen - becomes a quartet. In the 1850s, Franz Xaver von Schoenwerth traversed the forests, lowlands, and mountains of northern Bavaria to record fairy tales, gaining the admiration of even the Brothers Grimm. Most of Schoenwerth's work was lost - until a few years ago, when thirty boxes of manu scripts were uncovered in a German ...

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The Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales 2015, Penguin Group, London

ISBN-13: 9780143107422

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