The Brothers Grimm

Our new Treasures display centres on the fairy tales collected by the brothers Grimm. 2012 sees the 200th anniversary of the first publication of the tales. They were called Kinder- und Hausmaerchen, that is, Children’s and Household Tales. Jacob (1785-1863) and Wilhelm Grimm (1786-1859) had started collecting fairy tales in 1807. They did not go out into […]

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