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- HarperCollins Canada 2012; US$ 1.99
Published in 1697, Charles Perrault?s Tales of Mother Goose first appeared as Histoires ou contes du temps passés, avec des moralités . It is one of the most successful collections of fairy tales in literary history as it was published at a time when reading fairy tales was a common pastime in literary salons. Perrault is considered to be the inventor... more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2014; US$ 2.99
Beloved fairy tale author Charles Perrault published the first known version of The Tales of Mother Goose in 1697, under the French title Histoires ou contes du temps passés, avec des moralités . The collection includes "The Sleeping Beauty", "Little Red Riding Hood", and "Cinderella", as well as many others that would go on to become adored favourites,... more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2014; US$ 1.99
At the end of an enchanted evening a glass slipper is lost, but true love is found. Young and beautiful, Cinderella is forced to work as a servant, and as the day for the royal ball approaches, she fears that she will not be allowed to attend. But with the help of a fairy, a single magical night brings her to the attention of a prince and changes... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 15.95
"Puss in Boots," "Blue Beard," "Tom Thumb," and other beloved fairy tale classics, as set down by the man who first rescued them from the oral tradition in the 17th century. Contains six color plates and 30 black-and-white illustrations. more...
- Primento Digital 2012; US$ 0.99
Une édition de référence des Contes de ma mère l?Oye de Charles Perrault, spécialement conçue pour la lecture sur les supports numériques. « Cependant les fées commencèrent à faire leurs dons à la princesse. La plus jeune lui donna pour don qu?elle serait la plus belle personne du monde ; celle d?après, qu?elle aurait de l?esprit comme un ange ; la... more...
- Start Classics 2013; US$ 0.99
The initiator of the literary fairy tale genre, Charles Perrault, published in 1695 under the name of his son a collection of fairy tales Histoires ou contes du temps passés, avec des moralités, which grew better known under its subtitle, Contes de ma mère l'Oye or Tales of My Mother Goose. Perrault's publication marks the first authenticated starting-point... more...
- OUP Oxford 2010; US$ 8.99 US$ 7.73
Perrault's classic fairy tales in a scintillating new translation, including the less familiar verse tales and with illustrations by Gustave Doré. The introduction explores the imaginative power of the stories and the many interpretations to which they have been subject. more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2014; US$ 1.99
With a kiss, a sleeping princess is awakened from her cursed sleep. Charles Perrault?s ?The Sleeping Beauty? and the Brothers Grimm?s ?Little Briar Rose? tell the tale of a beautiful princess and a peaceful kingdom that fall under the spell of a jealous fairy bent on revenge. The story of the Sleeping Beauty has enchanted the young and the young-at-heart... more...
- Dover Publications 2012; US$ 12.95
This comprehensive text for students of French language or literature includes 3 tales in verse as well as much-loved prose favorites such as "Sleeping Beauty" and "Cinderella." Excellent English translations appear on facing pages. more...