The French 'Cinderella' Fairytale


By Charles Perrault

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham

Translated by Rachel Louise Lawrence


Her godmother, who was a Fairy, said, “You would like to go to the ball, is that not so?”


When her father remarries, his daughter is mistreated and labelled a Cinder-maid by her two new stepsisters. However, when the King's son announces a ball, Cendrillon finds her life forever changed by the appearance of her Fairy Godmother, who just might be able to make all her dreams come true...

Enjoy this new translation of the most famous and beloved version of the Cinderella fairytale in all its original glory with silhouette illustrations by Arthur Rackham.


[Folklore Type: ATU-510A (Persecuted Heroine)]

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Paperback: 32 pages

Publisher: Blackdown Publications

Publication Date: 10 May 2017

ISBN-13: 978-1546510192

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Kindle: 34 pages

Publisher: Blackdown Publications

Publication Date: 9 May 2017