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By A. Johnson,W. Heath Robinson

‘Old Time tales instructed by means of grasp Charles Perrault’ is translated from the unique French by means of A. E. Johnson, and awarded along the appealing illustrations of William Heath Robinson. It comprises such classics of the fairy story style as: ‘Sleeping Beauty’, ‘Cinderella’, ‘Bluebeard’, ‘Beauty and the Beast’, ‘Little crimson using Hood’, ‘Tom Thumb’, and plenty of extra. Charles Perrault (1628 – 1703), used to be one of the first writers to carry magical children’s tales into the literary mainstream, proving to his unique 17th century readers that such works have been vital, stress-free, in addition to thought-provoking. they continue to be as renowned this day, as they have been then.

William Heath Robinson (1872 – 1944), was once an English cartoonist and illustrator, top identified for drawings of ridiculously advanced machines – for attaining deceptively uncomplicated pursuits. Such was once (and is) his status, that the time period ‘Heath Robinson’ entered the English language in the course of the First global conflict, as an outline of any unnecessarily advanced and improbable contrivance. showing along the textual content, his illustrations extra refine and elucidate Jackson and Perrault’s masterful storytelling.

Pook Press celebrates the nice ‘Golden Age of representation‘ in children’s literature – a interval of unprecedented excellence in booklet representation. We submit infrequent and classic Golden Age illustrated books, in fine quality color versions, in order that the masterful paintings and story-telling can proceed to thrill either younger and old.

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‘Old Time tales informed through grasp Charles Perrault’ is translated from the unique French via A. E. Johnson, and awarded along the appealing illustrations of William Heath Robinson. It contains such classics of the fairy story style as: ‘Sleeping Beauty’, ‘Cinderella’, ‘Bluebeard’, ‘Beauty and the Beast’, ‘Little crimson driving Hood’, ‘Tom Thumb’, and plenty of extra.

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