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Strictly C. Perrault could also refer to Claude Perrault, so it may have to be separated out at some stage.

Perrault's Complete Fairy Tales 1,387 copies, 18 reviews
Puss in Boots 1,204 copies, 85 reviews
Contes 328 copies, 4 reviews
Little Red Riding Hood 187 copies, 9 reviews
Cinderella (retold by Amy Ehrlich) 186 copies, 10 reviews
The Sleeping Beauty 146 copies, 6 reviews
Le Petit Poucet 97 copies, 1 review
Bluebeard 71 copies, 1 review
The Three Wishes 68 copies, 1 review
The Sleeping Beauty 53 copies, 3 reviews
Perrault's Fairy Tales 32 copies, 2 reviews
Peau d'âne 27 copies
Cinderella 11 copies
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Perrault 4 copies
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Cinderella 2 copies
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Contes 1 copy
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Cendrillon: a Caribbean Cinderella 365 copies, 48 reviews
Maleficent [2014 film] (Original Story) 328 copies, 5 reviews
Tasha Tudor Book of Fairy Tales (Contributor) 216 copies, 1 review
The Fairy Tales (some editions) 132 copies, 3 reviews
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The Illustrated Treasury of Fairy Tales (Contributor) 72 copies, 1 review
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Classic Fairy Tales to Read Aloud (Contributor) 59 copies
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Charles Perrault was born to a wealthy bourgeois family in Paris. He attended the best schools and was always top of his class. He chose the law as a career, and also worked with his older brother Jean collecting taxes for the city of Paris. His brother Claude Perrault became a prominent architect of the Louvre. King Louis XIV liked Charles Perrault and gave him several appointments and positions, including looking after royal buildings, designing tapestries, and writing poems. Perrault was elected to the Académie Française in 1671, and opened up the induction ceremony to the public for the first time. In 1672, he married Marie Guichon and the couple had several children. After she died in 1678, he gave up his public life to educate their children. He was nearly 70 years old when he published the book for which he's best remembered today, Contes de ma mère l’oye (Tales of Mother Goose, 1697). It contained eight classic fairy tales that continue to be beloved by adults and children and have inspired many other works, including Sleeping Beauty, Little Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Puss in Boots, Cinderella, and Tom Thumb. Many of the stories were well-known oral tales in Perrault’s time, but had never been written down before.
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