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Author: E.T.A. Hoffmann, Maurice Sendak (Illustrator), Ralph Manheim (Translator)
In Nutcracker, the premier children's book illustrator of our time adds his own magic to a story that has long enchanted children and grown-ups alike. Maurice Sendak created this illustrated version of Hoffmann's wonderful tale, basing his illustrations on the sets and costumes he designed for a dance production staged by the Paci...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780517586594
ISBN-10: 0517586592
Publication Date: 10/8/1991
Pages: 102
Reading Level: Ages 4-8
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

3.8 stars, based on 3 ratings
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette
Members Wishing: 1
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Beautifully illustrated, just like the set of the Pacific Northwest Ballet Nutcracker production (which was designed by Maurice Sendak). I was pleased to find that this is a chapter book, substantial in length and telling the entire story in great detail. My daughter loves it.