The Sleeping Beauty by C. S. Evans
  

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The Sleeping Beauty by C. S. Evans

This most romantic of fairy tales is found in many versions, and the story of the beautiful girl who falls into a long sleep, to be awakened by a lover, has been interpreted by some as an allegory of the spring revival of the earth after a long winter. Charles Seddon Evans, a schoolmaster turned publisher, retold the story specially for Arthur Rackham, who illustrated it with silhouette drawing as a companion volume to CINDERELLA, both first published in 1919 and now reissued in Everyman's Library.

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Format

Hardback
112 pages
Interest Age: To 5

Author

C. S. Evans
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Publication date

21st October 1993

ISBN

9781857159202


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