Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, and Other Classic Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault PDF ePub eBook

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Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, and Other Classic Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault free pdf Ten beloved fairy tales, given new life by the one and only Angela Carter Many classic fairy tale characters might not have survived into the present were it not for Charles Perrault, a seventeenth-century French civil servant who rescued them from the oral tradition and committed them to paper. Three centuries later, Angela Carter, widely regarded as one of England's most imaginative writers, adapted them for contemporary readers. The result is a cornucopia of fantastic characters and timeless adventures, stylishly retold by a modern literary visionary.

About Angela Carter

Angela Carter (1940 -1992) wrote nine novels and numerous short stories, as well as nonfiction, radio plays, and the screenplay for Neil Jordan's 1984 movie The Company of Wolves, based on her story. She won numerous literary awards, traveled and taught widely in the United States, and lived in London.

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Author : Angela Carter
Publisher : Penguin Books
Data Published : 01 June 2008
ISBN : 0143105361
EAN : 9780143105367
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 78 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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