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  • Charles; Andersen, Hans Christian Perrault (Author)
  • Edmund Dulac (Illustrator)

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Perrault's Fairy Tales

Book Description
When Charles Perrault, a civil servant in Paris in the 17th century, heard his son's nurse recounting old French folk stories, he decided to write his own versions, thereby creating a new genre - the literary fairy tale. His legacy includes some of the most enduringly popular fairy tales - 'Cinderella', 'The Sleeping Beauty', 'Blue Beard' - complemented here by the paintings of Edmund Dulac, one o... More
Book Information
PublisherFolio Society
BindingHardcover (25 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date/2003
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About Edmund Dulac (Illustrator) : Edmund Dulac is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Edmund Dulac include The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Stories from Hans C... more
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