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Title Snow White / by the Brothers Grimm ; freely translated from the German by Paul Heins ; with illustrations by Trina Schart Hyman.
Pub Info Boston ; Toronto : Little, Brown and Company, [1974]
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Descript 48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Accelerated Reader LG 5.1 0.5 0.5 57961
Trina Schart Hyman (April 8, 1939 - November 19, 2004) was an American illustrator of children's books. She illustrated over 150 books, including fairy tales and Arthurian legends. She won the 1985 Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration, recognizing Saint George and the Dragon, retold by Margaret Hodges. Born in Philadelphia to Margaret Doris Bruck and Albert H. Schart, she grew up in a rural area of Pennsylvania and learned to read and draw at an early age. Her favorite story as a child was Little Red Riding Hood, and she spent an entire year of her childhood wearing a red cape. She enrolled at the Philadelphia Museum College of Art (now part of the University of the Arts) in 1956, but moved to Boston, Massachusetts, in 1959 after marrying Harris Hyman, a mathematician and engineer. She graduated from School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, in 1960. Hyman won the annual Caldecott Medal from the American Library Association, recognizing the year's best-illustrated U.S. children's picture book, for Saint George and the Dragon, published by Little, Brown in 1984. Margaret Hodges wrote the text, retelling Edmund Spenser's version of the Saint George legend. She also won the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for picture books, recognizing King Stork (Little, Brown, 1973), text by Howard Pyle (1853-1911). She was a Caldecott runner-up three times, for her own retelling of Little Red Riding Hood in 1984, Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins by Eric Kimmel in 1990, and A Child's Calendar by John Updike in 2000. And she was a Boston Globe-Horn Book picture book runner-up twice, for All in Free but Janey by Elizabeth Johnson in 1968 and On to Widecombe Fair by Patricia Gauch in 1978.
"An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
Summary Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony.
Subject Folklore -- Germany.
Fairy tales.
Genre Folklore.
Children's literature.
Fairy tales.
Add Author Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863.
Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859.
Heins, Paul, translator.
Hyman, Trina Schart, illustrator.
Little, Brown and Company, publisher.
Add Title Schneewittchen. English.
ISBN 0316354503
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