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Fairy Tales

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4 out of 5
Based on 3,313 Ratings and 101 Reviews

Book Description
Born in 1628, Parisian Charles Perrault was aptly credited as being the of a then-new literary genre: the fairy tale. Often drawing from his own surroundings (the Chateau Uss was the model for Sleeping Beauty, while the Marquis of the Chateau d'Oiron inspired the delightful Puss-in-Boots), Perrault originally penned the tales as moral stories for his own three children. Often retold, imitated, sof... More
Book Information
PublisherJonathan Cape
BindingHardcover (25 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages224
Publication Date09/1967
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About Anne Carter (Author, Translator) : Anne Carter is a published author, illustrator, and a translator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Anne Carter include The Shepherd's Granddaughter, Unitarian... more
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About Janusz Grabianski (Author, Illustrator) : Janusz Grabianski is a published author and an illustrator. Some of the published credits of Janusz Grabianski include Kinder- und Hausmärchen. and Perrault's Fairy Tales.
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About Roberto Innocenti (Author) : Roberto Innocenti is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Roberto Innocenti is Erika's Story.
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