The Nutcracker

The original, unabridged text* of the classic Christmas tale graced with the unbeatable, whimsical artwork of Maurice Sendak.  Asked by the Pacific Northwest Ballet to design the set and costumes for their seasonal performance, this book is an extension of the creativity that happened on the stage.  

  • The Nutcracker, hardcover
  • Written by E.T.A. Hoffman and illustrated by Maurice Sendak
  • 120 pages
  • 10.2 x 10.3 x 0.6 inches

*Originally written in German, the text for this book was translated to English by Ralph Manheim.