Internet Archive BookReader The English Struwwelpeter, or, Pretty stories and funny pictures. FULL COLOR, ENGLISH TRANSLATION. By Heinrich Hoffmann. First published in , Der Struwwelpeter is without question one of the most popular children's books ever written/5(34). The English translation of the verses from "Der Struwwelpeter" (a German children's book first published in ) shown below was compiled and formatted for the benefit and enlightenment of my children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren (the latter are sure to arrive within the space of just very few years), so that they can paste them into the latest unabridged edition of "Der. The former is innocent with a sense of good and evil for which he is rewarded in the end; the latter does everything wrong and is punished. But all this comes into question when one discovers Der Struwwelpeter, a 19th-century German children’s book in which the main characters are all children who end up severely punished or dead. Yes, it is cruel, and it is true, yet one can’t help it but.
You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Struwwelpeter: Merry Tales and Funny Pictures Author: Heinrich Hoffman Release Date: Ap [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT. I read an article about "Struwwelpeter", possibly in the English version of Der Spiegel. I bought it and thought what a great book for little boys, having never heard of it myself before that. It is macabre, but so was much great children's writing before the "saccharinization" of children's books and films/5(). The year was , the writer Heinrich Hoffmann, and the book was called Der Struwwelpeter, or Shaggy is the most demented book ever published in Germany, where each morality tale is supposed to scare little children into behaving. Good. No dust jacket as issued. some wear at corners book is probably fair to good all pages good First edition. Title page The English Struwwelpeter great color front board of frizzy hair w/ long fingernails Many stories all w/ color drawings Book purchased at G. A. Swartz in Phila 1st amer no date but must be later 19th early 20th century.
finally! the third episode of "german words translated" - Today, we'll have a look into the most intense childrens book of all time. Der Struwwelpeter (Shoc. The English Struwwelpeter: or, pretty stories and funny pictures for little children , A. N. Myers, Litterarische Anstalt in English - 38th ed. Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffmann. The Story of Little Suck-a-Thumb. One day, Mamma said, "Conrad dear, I must go out and leave you here. But mind now, Conrad, what I say, Don't suck your thumb while I'm away. The great tall tailor always comes To little boys that suck their thumbs. Struwwelpeter The original German verse and illustrations of Der Struwwelpeter with new English translations (English and German Edition) Colin .