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The nutcracker / adaptation by Kate Davies ; illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat.

Davies, Kate, 1962- (Author). Puttapipat, Niroot. (Added Author). Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Added Author). Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 Shchelkunchik. (Added Author). Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822 Nussknacker und der Mausekonig. (Added Author). Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870 Histoire d'un casse-noisette. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Union County Public Library - Liberty E Dav (Text) 34194001104489 E Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763681258 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0763681253 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Adaptation based on texts by E.T.A. Hoffmann and Alexandre Dumas and the original production of the ballet by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and Marius Petipa.
"Includes a spectacular pop-up finale!"--Cover.
Summary, etc.: "The Nutcracker is one of the world{u2019}s most popular ballets, telling the captivating story of Clara and the Nutcracker prince as they journey into a land of fantasy. Inspired by Marius Petipa{u2019}s sets for the original production of the ballet, Niroot Puttapipat{u2019}s delicate silhouette illustrations dance across pale, watercolor-washed backgrounds in a unique interpretation. Starkly beautiful, this keepsake edition evokes all the magic and anticipation of Christmas Eve as Clara and the prince waltz between worlds{u2014}and culminates in a 3-D spread bringing the dreamlike Land of Sweets to life"
Subject: Christmas stories.
Nutcrackers (Implements) > Juvenile fiction.
Dolls > Juvenile fiction.
Ballets > Stories, plots, etc.

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