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    [Harry Clarke, illustrator]. Charles Perrault. The Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Harry Clarke. New York: Dodge Publishing Co. [n.d.]. First American edition. Publisher's blue cloth. Minor wear to binding; hinges cracked. Overall, very good.

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    Quarto. 160 pages. 24 color plates and numerous black-and-white illustrations.


    Blue cloth with white titles and gold decorations on spine and front cover. Minor wear to binding; pages toned.. Hinges cracked. Overall very good.


    French author Charles Perrault (1628-1703) is considered the Father of the Fairy Tale. This volume includes English translations of some of his most familiar tales: "Little Red Riding Hood," "Blue Beard," "The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood," and "Cinderella; or, The Little Glass Slipper."

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