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MAURICE SENDAK (1928–2012)_was one of the preeminent children’s book illustrators and authors of the twentieth century. Best-known for the Caldecott Medal–winning Where the Wild Things Are, he was also the recipient of the Hans Christian Andersen Award for children’s book illustration, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal, and the National Medal of Arts.

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WILHELM GRIMM (1786–1859) was_a German author, linguist, and folklorist who, along with his older brother, Jakob, published Children’s and Household Tales in 1812. Popularly known as Grimms’ Fairy Tales, this collection was continually revised by the brothers and ultimately included 210 folk tales,_among them_many that have become famous around the world.




Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Fairy tales.
Folklore -- Germany.
Imprints 20th century 1988