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Rapunzel and other classics of childhood [electronic resource] : Classics Read by Celebrities. Various Authors.

Various Authors. (Author). Benson, Robby. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781481537100 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2010.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Robby Benson.
Summary, etc.: This recording of three fairy tales, including background music and sound effects, is a delight for children of all ages. Included are "Rapunzel," read by Robby Benson, and "Rumplestiltskin" and "The Princess on the Glass Hill," both read by Dudley Moore."Rapunzel" is a German fairy tale in the collection assembled by the Brothers Grimm and first published in 1812. Rapunzel is the name of a beautiful young girl who at age twelve is locked in a tower by a witch who gains access by calling, "Rapunzel, Rapunzel, let down your hair, so that I may climb the golden stair." She then climbs the girl's long braid up through the tiny window in the tower. When the king's son, riding in the forest, discovers Rapunzel, the two fall in love and plan to run away together. But the angry witch catches them and separates them, the girl banished to the wilderness and the prince blinded. However, the girl's lovely voice in the wilderness reunites her to the prince, where she heals his ...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 14064 KB).
Subject: Juvenile Fiction.
Juvenile Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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