The Classic Fairy Tales

(First Published)

Main Details
Co-Author Iona Opie
Co-Author Peter Opie
Publisher Oxford University Press
Designed by George Rainbird Ltd
Designed by George Sharp
Editor of Publications Sue Unstead
Printed by Ebenezer Baylis & Son Ltd
Bound by Dorstel Press Ltd.
First Published
Identifying Codes
ISBN 0 19 211559 6
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 73-90332
Format Hardback
Publication Location London
Page Count 255 pages
Language English
(H × W × D)
Chapters Introduction

The History of Tom Thumb / 'The History of Tom Thumbe'
Jack the Giant Killer / 'The History of Jack and the Giants'
The Yellow Dwarf / 'The Yellow Dwarf'
Sleeping Beauty / 'The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood'
Little Red Ridinghood / 'The Little Red Riding-Hood'
Diamonds and Toads / 'The Fairy'
Bluebeard / 'The Blue Beard'
Puss in Boots / 'The Master Cat: or Puss in Boots'
Cinderella / 'Cinderilla: or, The Little Glass Slipper'
Hop o' my Thumb / 'Little Poucet'
Beauty and the Beast / 'Beauty and the Beast'
The Three Wishes / 'The Tale of the Three Wishes'
The Three Heads in the Well / 'The King of Colchester's Daughters'
Jack and the Beanstalk / 'The History of Jack and the Bean-Stalk'
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs / 'Snow-drop'
The Frog Prince / 'The Frog-Prince'
The Twelve Dancing Princesses / 'The Twelve Dancing Princesses'
Rumpelstiltskin / 'Rumpel-stilts-kin'
Goldilocks and the Three Bears / 'The Story of the Three Bears'
The Tinder Box / 'The Tinder Box'
The Princess on the Pea / 'The Princess and the Peas'
Thumbelina / 'Tommelise'
The Swineherd / 'The Swineherd'
Hansel and Gretel / 'Hansel and Gretel'

Chief commentaries consulted
Source of the illustrations


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