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The nutcracker

  • 25 Pages
  • 0.88 MB
  • English
Picture Book Studio , Natick, MA
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About the Edition

After hearing how her toy nutcracker got his ugly face, a little girl helps break the spell and watches him change into a handsome prince.

StatementE.T.A. Hoffmann ; retold by Anthea Bell ; illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger.
ContributionsHoffmann, E. T. A. 1776-1822., Zwerger, Lisbeth, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.B399 Nt 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination[25] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2386268M
ISBN 100887080510
LC Control Number87015249

Oct 27,  · "A classic, new and complete. One of the ten best illustrated children's books of the year."-- New York Times Book Review The tale of Nutcracker, written by E.T.A. Hoffmann inhas fascinated and inspired artists, composers, and audiences for almost two hundred has retained its freshness because it appeals to the sense of wonder we all share/5().

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Read along in the page storybook as your paper doll characters (more than 40 of them!) dance their way. "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King" (German: Nussknacker und Mausekönig) is a story written in by Prussian author E. Hoffmann, in which young Marie Stahlbaum's favourite Christmas toy, the Nutcracker, comes alive and, after defeating the evil Mouse King in battle, whisks her away to a magical kingdom populated by dolls.

Oct 06,  · The book comes with a CD narrated by Claire Bloom and music by Tchaikovsky. Schulman has made the traditional tale new once more. The frightful seven-headed Mouse King leads an attack against the toy army commanded by the Nutcracker. For the first time we learn that the mice and the Nutcracker are enemies because of an ancient mouse curse/5(48).

Nutcracker book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The tale of Nutcracker, written by E.T.A. Hoffmann inhas fascina 4/5.

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Sep 25,  · Christmas just isn’t Christmas without The Nutcracker. This beautiful book, which includes a fully orchestrated CD of the score, invites children to dance, prance, and relive the ballet long after the tree comes down.

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The Nutcracker (Russian: Щелкунчик, tr. Shchelkunchik listen (help · info)) is an two-act ballet ("fairy ballet"; Russian: балет-феерия, balet-feyeriya), originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov with a score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Op.

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Dec 26,  · The Nutcracker, ballet by Pyotr Tchaikovsky. The last of his three ballets, it was first performed in December The Nutcracker tells a story about a girl who befriends a nutcracker that comes to life on Christmas Eve and wages a battle against the evil Mouse King.

Oct 21,  · Parents need to know that T.E. Morrow's The Nutcracker in Harlem sets the familiar Nutcracker story in s New York during the Harlem Renaissance. Here, young Marie and the toy soldier nutcracker are drummers.

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The Nutcracker and the Mouse King is a Christmas Classic written inby E. Hoffmann on which the famous ballet The Nutcracker is based. In the story young Marie Stahlbaum's favorite Christmas toy, the Nutcracker, comes alive and, after defeating the.

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Nutcracker performance listings are provided by state and city and by the company performing the Nutcracker Ballet. The Nutcracker and the Mouse King Questions and Answers. The Question and Answer section for The Nutcracker and the Mouse King is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.

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Clara d Author: Rypli Wilcox. "The Nutcracker" is the story of Clara, a little girl who is given a wooden nutcracker as a Christmas gift by the mysterious Dr.

Drosselmeyer. That night, she experiences the nutcracker's battle with an army of mice and his transformation into a handsome prince.

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Hoffmann's “The Nutcracker and the King of Mice.”.One of the most popular fairy tales of all time, The Nutcracker, originally a classic two-act ballet, has entered the world of art and media. Being one of the highly searched for subjects for kids’ coloring pages, all the characters from the story, including Clara, the Sugar Plum Fairy and even the evil Mouse King, are featured in these coloring pages, along with the title character of the.Last year I was grateful for the incredible privilege to illustrate and design a children's book for FAO Schwarz.

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Hoffman and was adapted by John E. Deaver.