Classics Illustrated Junior #553: King Thrushbeard
A fairy-tale about a king and his beautiful but very conceited daughter who cruelly mocks each of her suitors, she sends away one after the other, none is good enough for her. The princess is forced by the king to marry a beggar. The poor life, hard work and love teach the princess a lesson and turn her into a loving and kind person. The Princess is surprised when she finds out who her husband the beggar really is? Beautifully illustrated, this comic graphic fairy tale captures the imagination of readers of all ages and inspires a love of reading.