The retelling is not very different from familiar translations of Grimm; the illustrations are lively but seeing King...

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KING THRUSHBEARD

The retelling is not very different from familiar translations of Grimm; the illustrations are lively but seeing King Thrushbeard in each of his guises tends to weaken the element of suspense: children are apt to spot him and consider the princess a ninny for not.

Pub Date: Sept. 3, 1968

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Page Count: -

Publisher: Viking

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Kirkus Reviews Issue: Sept. 1, 1968