[Sca-cooks] Struwwelpeter (was Child Safing)

Christiane christianetrue at earthlink.net
Mon Aug 18 21:13:55 PDT 2008

>On Tue, 19 Aug 2008, Margaret Rendell wrote:
>> Also on this topic: I'm still trying to find the link, but a few weeks ago I 
>> read a children's book from the (18th?) century that was in scanned copy 
>> online. It was all about children who behaved in unsafe ways, and the 
>> horrible deaths they suffered. In the page of the girl who'd caught on fire, 
>> it was commented that she should have fallen down and rolled about.
>> Margaret/Emma
>> Krae Glas, Lochac/Melbourne, Australia

Struwwelpeter, or Shockheaded Peter?

Here ya go! I love these illustrations.


And here's the story of the girl who was bad and played with matches and set herself on fire!

Gianotta (who also loves Gorey too and has the Gashleycrumb Tinies poster decorating the interior door of the downstairs bathroom)

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