Puss in Boots (Classics Illustrated Junior) by Charles Perrault
  

Puss in Boots (Classics Illustrated Junior)

Written by Charles Perrault
Part of the Classics Illustrated Junior Series

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RRP £3.99

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Traditional fairy tales such as this one provide a wonderfully warm feeling to any child reading it or being read to. This edition of Puss in Boots is one of a range of marvellous comic books created in the '50s and '60s now with artwork re-coloured and covers digitally enhanced for a new generation. Perfect Bound at a terrifically good value price.

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Classics Illustrated - A wonderful History - We're delighted to re-introduce these marvellous comic books to new generations of readers who will surely enjoy them as fantastic tales of adventure and excitement but will also improve their reading skills as a result and be inspired to read the complete versions of many of these fine works. I sincerely hope that you enjoy these superb adaptations and are similarly inspired as I was, nearly 50 years ago. Jeff Brooks, CEO, Classic Comic Store Ltd

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Puss in Boots (Classics Illustrated Junior) by Charles Perrault

About the Author

Charles Perrault

Charles Perrault was a French poet and writer. He is remembered mainly for his collection of fairytales published in 1697 under the title Histoires, ou contes du temps passe, avec des Moralitez.

His book became famous as Contes De ma Mere L'Oye, or Tales of Mother Goose. It contained eight tales - The Sleeping Beauty, Little Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Puss in Boots, Diamonds and Toads, Cinderella, Riquet a la Houppe, and Tom Thumb - probably retold based on cruder folk versions.

Perrault's elegant and simple style made these tales extremely popular, and they quickly became the accepted version of the stories. These tales as we have them today owe their form and beauty to Perrault's magical retelling.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Charles Perrault
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Publisher

Classic Comic Store Ltd

Publication date

1st August 2009

ISBN

9781906814243

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