This brilliantly designed volume―with period photographs, full-color images by iconic illustrators, including Barrie's screenplay for a silent film―will draw readers into worlds of incandescent beauty, and an array of supplementary material, commentary on stage and screen versions, flooding them with the radiance of childhood wonder and the poignancy of what we lose when we grow up.
The Annotated Peter Pan The Centennial Edition The Annotated Books #ad - Barrie published the novel peter and wendy, Maria Tatar revisits a story that, bridges the generations, like Alice in Wonderland, animating both adults and children with its kinetic energy. The adventures of the darling children with Peter Pan and Tinkerbell in Neverland are the seminal tale of escape and fantasy.
The Annotated Alice: 150th Anniversary Deluxe Edition 150th Deluxe Anniversary Edition The Annotated BooksW. W. Norton & Company #ad - This volume brings together martin gardner’s legendary original 1960 publication, The Annotated Alice; his follow-ups, More Annotated Alice and the Definitive Edition; his continuing explication through the Knight Letter magazine; and masterly additions and updates edited by Mark Burstein, president emeritus of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America.
With him were three young friends from the Liddell family―the sisters Lorina, Edith, and Alice. May it serve as a beautiful and enduring tribute to the charming, utterly original "new line of fairy-lore" that Lewis Carroll first spun 150 years ago. The deluxe anniversary edition of the annotated alice includes:a rare, president emeritus of the lewis carroll society of north america, in addition to the original artwork by sir john tennielA preface by Mark Burstein, and 42 other artists and illustrators, in vibrant color, Ralph Steadman, by Salvador Dalí, never-before-published portrait of Francis Jane Lutwidge, collected since the publication of Martin Gardner's Definitive Edition of The Annotated Alice in 1999More than 100 new illustrations, Lewis Carroll's motherOver 100 new or updated annotations, Beatrix Potter, and all of Gardner's introductions to other editionsA filmography of every Alice-related film by Carroll scholar David Schaefer 225 color and black-and-white illustrations W w norton Company.
The Annotated Alice: 150th Anniversary Deluxe Edition 150th Deluxe Anniversary Edition The Annotated Books #ad - Dodgson often spun fairy tales on these boating trips to pass the time, and on this particular afternoon the story was particularly well received by Alice, who afterwards entreated him to write it down for her. So began the journey, now in its 150th year, of one of the most beloved stories of all time. The annotated alice: 150th anniversary deluxe Edition compiles over half a century of scholarship by leading Carrollian experts to reveal the history and full depth of the Alice books and their enigmatic creator.
A richly illustrated and expanded collector’s edition of martin gardner’s The Annotated Alice, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Alice’s Adventures in WonderlandOne summer afternoon in 1862, including Through the Looking-Glass, the Rev.
The Annotated Classic Fairy TalesW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Not since bruno bettelheim's The Uses of Enchantment has there been such an illuminating contribution to the world of children's fairy tales. The annotated classic fairy tales is a remarkable treasure trove, a work that celebrates the best-loved tales of childhood and presents them through the vision of Maria Tatar, a leading authority in the field of folklore and children's literature.
W w norton Company. Offering new translations of the non-english stories by the likes of hans christian andersen, Tatar captures the rhythms of oral storytelling and, George Cruikshank, with an extraordinary collection of over 300 often rare, or Charles Perrault, mostly four-color paintings and drawings by celebrated illustrators such as Gustave Doré, Brothers Grimm, and Maxfield Parrish, she expands our literary and visual sensibilities.
The Annotated Classic Fairy Tales #ad - The annotated classic fairy tales is a volume that will rank as one of the finest fairy tale collections in many decades, parents, a provocative and original work to be treasured by students, and children. What has kept them alive over the centuries is exactly what keeps life pulsing with vitality and variety: anxieties, romance, fears, desires, passion, and love.
Gathering together twenty-five of our most cherished fairy tales, exploring their historical origins, " and "Bluebead, including enduring classics like "Beauty and the Beast, " "Jack and the Beanstalk, " ", their cultural complexities, " Tatar expertly guides readers through the stories, and their psychological effects.
Into the woods with little red riding hood, and down through the depths of the ocean with the Little Mermaid, up the beanstalk with Jack, this volume takes us through many of the familiar paths of our folkloric heritage. Up close and personal, most importantly, for power and privilege, and, fairy tales tell us about the quest for romance and riches, they show us a way out of the woods back to the safety and security of home.
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Sterling Unabridged ClassicsSterling #ad - They're off to read the Wizard--the original, imaginative American tale written by Frank L. Baum just over a century ago. All the beloved characters are here, along with the splendid Emerald City and the heartwarming motto: "There's no place like home. W w norton Company. W w norton Company.
The Annotated Brothers Grimm The Bicentennial EditionW. W. Norton & Company #ad - S. Endlessly recast and reimagined in poetry and prose, on the screen and onstage, these stories are forever etched in our imagination. Readers young and old will encounter popular classics, including “little red riding hood, ” “cinderella, ” and “Rapunzel, ” and “The White Snake, ” while discovering some of the lesser known yet equally captivating stories such as “Four Artful Brothers, ” “The Water of Life, ” “Snow White, ” all new to this edition.
75 color, 75 black-and-white illustrations W w norton Company. Perhaps most noteworthy is tatar’s decision to include tales excised from later editions, including a number of “adult” stories that were removed once the Grimms realized that parents were reading the stories to children. Tatar’s own translations are accompanied by insightful annotations that search for origins, uncover cultural complexities, and explore psychological effects.
With a brilliant introductory essay by A. W w norton Company. S. Byatt, few are better known than those gathered almost two centuries ago by a pair of German brothers―Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm―in their Children’s Stories and Household Tales, from the introduction to The Annotated Brothers GrimmOf all of the rich fairy-tale collections that exist in countries throughout the world, first published in 1812.
The Annotated Brothers Grimm The Bicentennial Edition #ad - Nearly two hundred images of exquisite beauty, gustave Doré, many of them new to this edition―by artists such as George Cruikshank, Kay Nielsen, and Arthur Rackham―are reproduced alongside the stories. Here, in this bicentennial edition of the Annotated Brothers Grimm, Maria Tatar presents these timeless stories in a sumptuous and visually powerful format that helps reshape our understanding of the Brothers Grimm.
The Annotated Hans Christian AndersenW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Tatar captures the tales' unrivaled dramatic and visual power, Dickens, showing exactly how Andersen became one of the world's ten most translated authors, along with Shakespeare, and Marx. A richly entertaining and informative collection of Hans Christian Andersen's stories, annotated by one of America's leading folklore scholars.
. Andersen's most beloved tales, " "the ugly duckling, such as "the emperor's New Clothes, " are now joined by "The Shadow" and "Story of a Mother, " and "The Little Mermaid, " mature stories that reveal his literary range and depth. Used book in Good Condition. Lushly illustrated with more than one hundred fifty rare images, by artists such as Arthur Rackham and Edmund Dulac, many in full color, The Annotated Hans Christian Andersen will captivate readers with annotations that explore the rich social and cultural dimensions of the nineteenth century and construct a compelling portrait of a writer whose stories still fascinate us today.
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The Annotated Wind in the Willows The Annotated BooksW. W. Norton & Company #ad - H. She reveals how william john cavendish bentinck-scott, comparing him to Dickens, the peculiar Fifth Duke of Portland, thus inspiring the character of Badger, Rudyard Kipling, built an extensive network of underground tunnels, and she puts Grahame’s work in literary context, A. A. To celebrate the wind in the willows, scholar annie Gauger offers this beautifully illustrated edition of Kenneth Grahame’s classic―complete with rare photographs of the Grahames, their friends, and illustrations from the first five editions.
Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing―absolutely nothing―half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats. The water rat to the mole an instant bestseller upon its initial publication in 1908, The Wind in the Willows has become one of the beloved stories of all time. Toad’s Wild Ride.
182 illustrations, color throughout W w norton Company. With a stunning, lyrical tribute to grahame by brian Jacques, the internationally best-selling author of the Redwall series, The Annotated Wind in the Willows should prove a most beautiful and enduring tribute to Grahame’s masterpiece. In the annotated wind in the willows, restored to the original 1908 version, readers will discover the sheer joy of the original text, illustrated with hundreds of full-color images―including the beloved drawings by E.
The Annotated Wind in the Willows The Annotated Books #ad - . How could ratty and mole have known when they took to the river over one hundred years ago that they would begin a phenomenon that would produce one of the most oft-quoted lines in British literature, and rollicking, Annie Gauger, and inspire everyone from the creator of Winnie-the-Pooh to Pink Floyd? Drawing from more than a decade of research, now presents a fascinating new annotated edition that reintroduces readers to Otter, one of the world’s leading experts on Kenneth Grahame and The Wind in the Willows, boastful Toad, curmudgeonly Badger, while revealing the secrets behind this treasured classic.
The Annotated Little Women The Annotated BooksW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The pulitzer prize–winning biographer of Louisa May Alcott illuminates the world of Little Women and its author. Since its publication in 1868–69, little women, perhaps America’s most beloved children’s classic, has been handed down from mother to daughter for generations.
His brilliant introductory essays examine Little Women’s pivotal place in children’s literature and tell the story of Alcott herself―a tale every bit as captivating as her fiction. W w norton Co Inc. Merrill, and Jessie Wilcox Smith. Renowned alcott scholar john matteson brings his expertise to the book, to the March family it creates, and to the Alcott family who inspired it all.
Full color, 233 illustrations W w norton Company. It has been translated into more than fifty languages and inspired six films, an opera, a Broadway musical, four television shows, and a web series. Through numerous photographs taken in the alcott family home expressly for this edition―elder daughter Anna’s wedding dress, sister May’s art, the Alcott sisters’ theater costumes, and Abba Alcott’s recipe book―readers discover the extraordinary links between the real and the fictional family.
The Annotated Little Women The Annotated Books #ad - Matteson’s annotations evoke the once-used objects and culture of a distant but still-relevant time, from the horse-drawn carriages to the art Alcott carefully placed in her story to references to persons little known today. W w norton Company. This lavish, including stills from the films, and iconic illustrations by children’s-book illustrators Alice Barber Stevens, stunning art by Norman Rockwell, four-color edition features over 220 curated illustrations, Frank T.
Peter Pan Illustrated with Interactive ElementsHarper Design #ad - J. W w norton Company. W w norton Co Inc. Used book in Good Condition. W w norton Company. In this enchanting illustrated volume, tiger lily, including the Lost Boys, and the beloved Tinker Bell, Captain Hook, the fantastical world of Neverland and its magical inhabitants, are brought to life like never before.
Peter pan is packed with a lush array of colorful illustrations and interactive removable features, a croc o’clock with hands you can rotate to tell time, Peter’s shadow, including a detailed map of Neverland, and more. M. Harper Design. Beautiful and captivating, filled with breathtaking artwork, this stunning book is sure to become a treasured keepsake for fans of all ages.
Peter Pan Illustrated with Interactive Elements #ad - Barrie’s classic children's story is reimagined in this delightful full-color deluxe edition filled with all-new illustrations and ten removable features specially designed by MinaLima, the award-winning design studio behind the graphics for the Harry Potter films. For more than a century, the adventures of Peter Pan—the boy who can fly and never grows up—and Wendy Darling have captured the hearts of generations of readers.
Peter Pan and Other Plays: The Admirable Crichton; Peter Pan; When Wendy Grew Up; What Every Woman Knows; Mary Rose Oxford World's ClassicsOxford University Press FBA-|297161 #ad - The admirable crichton and what every woman Knows are shrewd and entertaining contributions to the politics of class and gender, while Mary Rose is one of the best ghost stories written for the stage. For some 20 years at the beginning of the century J M Barrie enjoyed enormous commercial success with a wide variety of plays, but he is best known for Peter Pan.
Harper Design. It retains its popularity today, both in the original and in adaptations. W w norton Company. Each affordable volume reflects oxford's commitment to scholarship, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, including expert introductions by leading authorities, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, and much more.
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As well as being the author of the greatest of all children's plays Barrie also wrote sophisticated social comedy and political satire, much of it now newly topical.
The New Annotated Dracula The Annotated BooksW. W. Norton & Company #ad - Cause for international celebration―the most important and complete edition of Dracula in decades. In his first work since his best-selling The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, Leslie S. W w norton Co Inc. Klinger investigates the many subtexts of the original narrative―from masochistic, " and even heterosexual implications of the story to its political, economic, necrophilic, feminist, "dentophilic, psychological, homoerotic, and historical threads.
Klinger returns with this spectacular, lavishly illustrated homage to Bram Stoker's Dracula. 35 color; 400 black & white W w norton Company. Employing the superb literary detective skills for which he has become famous, Klinger mines this 1897 classic for nuggets that will surprise even the most die-hard Dracula fans and introduce the vampire-prince to a new generation of readers.
The New Annotated Dracula The Annotated Books #ad - W w norton Company. With a daring conceit, Klinger accepts Stoker's contention that the Dracula tale is based on historical fact. Harper Design. Oxford world s classics. Used book in Good Condition. Traveling through two hundred years of popular culture and myth as well as graveyards and the wilds of Transylvania, with its shockingly different ending, Klinger's notes illuminate every aspect of this haunting narrative including a detailed examination of the original typescript of Dracula, previously unavailable to scholars.