BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: THE STORY OF BELLE
The beloved Disney film comes alive in this fully illustrated volume.
8 1/2" X 11", 108pp
An enchanting tale featuring the original Disney characters…
“If he could learn to love another, and earn her love in return by the time the last petal fell, then the spell would be broken. If not, he would be doomed to remain a beast for all time . . . .”
Ever since French novelist Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve published The Beauty and the Beast in 1740, it has been among the most popular of fairy tales.
But by far the most beloved version of this timeless story is Disney's 1991 animated masterpiece. Over the last quarter century it has been shared over and over by countless millions of children and their parents – and now even grand-parents – around the world.
Now, Easton Press presents the wonderful keepsake children's picturebook of this classic – Disney's BEAUTY & THE BEAST: The Story of Belle, a special Easton Press leather-bound Collector’s Edition.
One of Disney's most beloved princesses
Disney's 1991 Beauty and the Beast defined a generation, its wit, romance, and adventure so captivating for both children and adults alike that the movie became the first animated film to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture and the live theatre version one of the longest-running shows in Broadway history.
Disney's BEAUTY & THE BEAST: The Story of Belle presents the thrilling tale in a gorgeous large- format picturebook that lets parents share with their young children the story of the spirited headstrong Bell and the Prince who is doomed to be a Beast until he can love and earn love.
In addition to Belle and the Beast, this volume features many of the film's popular magical characters, including Lumière the candlestick, Cogsworth the clock, and Mrs. Potts the teapot.
Illustrated in the style of the film with dazzling full-color and full-page – and even two full-page! – pictures by the Disney Storybook Art Team, Disney's BEAUTY & THE BEAST: The Story of Belle is volume sure to be cherished by Beauty and the Beast fans young and old.
A marvelous picture book in a magnificent Collector’s Edition.
Prized by readers and collectors, the Easton Press Collector’s Edition is the state-of-the-art in hand-crafted leather-bound bookmaking. Every element of this magnificent volume’s design, material, and workmanship is the very finest.
The binding is of premium leather, selected for beauty and permanence. The spine is braced by the traditional raised “hubs” and is embossed with pure 22kt gold.
The brilliant Disney storytelling and artwork are preserved on specially milled, acid-neutral paper that will not turn brittle and crumble with age.
The pages are not merely glued but thread-sewn into the binding. Moiré end sheets and glowing gilded page-ends add beauty and durability.
The work of uniquely skilled American master craftsman with an uncompromising commitment to excellence, the leather-bound Collector’s Edition Disney's BEAUTY & THE BEAST: The Story of Belle is a volume created to be treasured by parents and children and passed down from generation to generation.
Features of this Easton Press Illustrated Edition include:
Virtual Ring Sizer
1 Calibrate Your Screen
- Hold your credit card up against the screen.
- Resize the image below to fit the size of your credit card by dragging the red box at the lower right corner.
2 Choose Your Ring Size
- Hold your ring up to the screen and find a circle that completely fills the inside of the ring without overlapping.
- Click on the matching size circle.
- Then click on the green Select Size button.