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Brothers Grimm


THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM

Translated by David Luke

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This selection published in Penguin Classics 2015

Translation copyright © 1982 by David Luke

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ISBN: 978-0-141-39858-7

Contents

The Master Huntsman

The Robber Bridegroom

The Devil’s Three Golden Hairs

The Six Servants

The Bremen Town Band

Snowwhite

Lazy Harry

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JACOB LUDWIG KARL GRIMM

Born 1785 in Hanau, Hesse-Kassel

Died 1863 in Berlin, Germany

WILLIAM KARL GRIMM

Born 1786 in Hanau, Hesse-Kassel

Died 1859 in Berlin, Germany

Taken from David Luke’s translation of Selected Tales, first published in 1982.

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