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Beauty and the Beast
By Marianna Mayer and Mercer Mayer (illustrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Seastar Books
Publication date August 1, 2000
Binding School and Library
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9781587170171
ISBN-10 1587170175
Dimensions 0.25 by 8.75 by 11.25 in.
Weight 1.05 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $15.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
In a retelling of a classic fairy tale by the author of Pegasus, evocative imagery offers pure magic and mystery while exquisite paintings set the drama in an unforgettable, timeless world.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Generations of children have been fascinated by the story of the girl named Beauty, who grows to love a fearsome beast by learning to see and cherish his kindness, generosity, and intelligence. In this acclaimed, best-selling version of the classic tale, first published in 1978, Marianna Mayer's evocative imagery and Mercer Mayer's exquisite paintings transport readers into a world of pure magic and mystery.

Editions
Hardcover
With Charles Perrault | from Rizzoli Intl Pubns (September 1, 1991)
9780847813681 | details & prices | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | List price $17.95
About: Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast
Paperback
Book cover for 9780689711510 Book cover for 9781587171482
 
With Mercer Mayer (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Chronicle Books Llc (February 1, 2002)
9781587171482 | details & prices | 11.00 × 8.50 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.55 lbs | List price $5.95
About: Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.
With Mercer Mayer (other contributor) | from Aladdin Paperbacks (September 1, 1987)
9780689711510 | details & prices | 11.00 × 8.75 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.40 lbs | List price $6.95
About: A retelling of the classic tale of the young woman who lives in the palace of a terrible beast in order to save her father's life is augmented by full-color paintings
School and Library
Book cover for 9780027652703 Book cover for 9781587170171 Book cover for 9781587170188
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Mercer Mayer (other contributor) | from Seastar Books (August 1, 2000)
9781587170171 | details & prices | 8.75 × 11.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.05 lbs | List price $15.95
About: Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.
With Mercer Mayer (other contributor) | from Seastar Books (August 1, 2000)
9781587170188 | details & prices | 8.75 × 11.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.05 lbs | List price $16.50
About: Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.
from Simon & Schuster (August 1, 1978)
9780027652703 | details & prices | 9.00 × 11.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.00 lbs | List price $15.95
About: A retelling of the classic tale of the young woman who lives in the palace of a terrible beast in order to save her father's life is augmented by full-color paintings
Prebinding
from Turtleback Books (March 1, 2002)
9780613562133 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.48 lbs | List price $15.95
About: Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780833506771 | details & prices | List price $14.50
About: "A book of surpassing loveliness .

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