Der Struwwelpeter Auf English  (German-English)

Der Struwwelpeter Auf English (German-English)




by Heinrick Hoffmann
Der Struwwelpeter (1845) (or Shockheaded Peter) is a German children's book by Heinrich Hoffmann. It comprises ten illustrated and rhymed stories, mostly about children. Each has a clear moral that demonstrates the disastrous consequences of misbehavior in an exaggerated way. The title of the first story provides the title of the whole book.Struwwelpeter has been translated into several languages. In 1891, Mark Twain wrote his own translation of the book but because of copyright issues, Twain's "Slovenly Peter" was not published until 25 years after his death in 1935
Ages 4-12; 70 Pages; Paperback (142.24 x 93.98 x 5.08mm)


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