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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 1,434 copies, 19 reviews
Puss in Boots 1,244 copies, 85 reviews
Contes 350 copies, 4 reviews
Little Red Riding Hood 192 copies, 10 reviews
The Sleeping Beauty 162 copies, 7 reviews
Le Petit Poucet 100 copies, 1 review
Bluebeard 74 copies, 1 review
The Three Wishes 69 copies, 1 review
The Sleeping Beauty 59 copies, 3 reviews
Perrault's Fairy Tales 34 copies, 2 reviews
Peau d'âne 27 copies
Cinderella 11 copies
Cuentos 9 copies
Bajki 6 copies
Neuf contes 5 copies
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Muinasjutud 3 copies
La Cenicienta 3 copies
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Les contes 3 copies
Cendrillon 2 copies
Cinderella 2 copies
Contes 2 copies
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Les fées 2 copies
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Η σταχτοπούτα 2 copies, 1 review
Sprookjes 2 copies
ZOPETE 1 copy
Les contes 1 copy
Le Favole 1 copy
Snehvide 1 copy
Cinderella 1 copy
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Cinderella 1 copy
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Oeuvres 1 copy
Novelle 1 copy
De gelaarsde kat 1 copy, 1 review
Donkeyskin 1 copy
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The Classic Fairy Tales [Norton Critical Edition] (Contributor) 844 copies, 4 reviews
Cendrillon: A Caribbean Cinderella 370 copies, 49 reviews
Maleficent [2014 film] (Original Story) 359 copies, 5 reviews
Tasha Tudor Book of Fairy Tales (Contributor) 233 copies, 1 review
The Fairy Tales (some editions) 135 copies, 3 reviews
Witches' Brew (Contributor) 104 copies
The Illustrated Treasury of Fairy Tales (Contributor) 77 copies, 1 review
Wolf's Complete Book of Terror (Contributor) 66 copies, 2 reviews
Classic Fairy Tales to Read Aloud (Contributor) 59 copies
The Mammoth Book of Fairy Tales (Contributor) 56 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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Strictly C. Perrault could also refer to Claude Perrault, so it may have to be separated out at some stage.

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