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Product Description: The Tale of Tales, made up of forty-nine fairy tales within a fiftieth frame story, contains the earliest versions of celebrated stories like Rapunzel, All-Fur, Hansel and Gretel, The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg, Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella...read more
By Giambattista Basile, Nancy L. Canepa (trans), Carmelo Lettere (illustrator) and Jack Zipes (foreword by)

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9780814342572 | Reprint edition (Wayne State Univ Pr, April 18, 2016), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: The Tale of Tales, made up of forty-nine fairy tales within a fiftieth frame story, contains the earliest versions of celebrated stories like Rapunzel, All-Fur, Hansel and Gretel, The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg, Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella.

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Product Description: The Tale of Tales, made up of forty-nine fairy tales within a fiftieth frame story, contains the earliest versions of celebrated stories like Rapunzel, All-Fur, Hansel and Gretel, The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg, Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella...read more
By Giambattista Basile, Nancy L. Canepa (trans), Carmelo Lettere (illustrator) and Jack David Zipes (foreword by)

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9780814328668 | Wayne State Univ Pr, March 30, 2007, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: The Tale of Tales, made up of forty-nine fairy tales within a fiftieth frame story, contains the earliest versions of celebrated stories like Rapunzel, All-Fur, Hansel and Gretel, The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg, Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella.

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Product Description: Now a major motion picture starring Salma Hayek, John C. Reilly, Toby Jones, and Vincent Cassel: a rollicking, bawdy, fantastical cycle of 50 fairy tales told by 10 storytellers over 5 days  Before the Brothers Grimm, before Charles Perrault, before Hans Christian Andersen, there was Giambattista Basile, a seventeenth-century poet from Naples, Italy, whom the Grimms credit with recording the first national collection of fairy tales...read more
By Giambattista Basile, Nancy L. Canepa (trans), Carmelo Lettere (illustrator) and Jack David Zipes (foreword by)

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9780143129141 | Italian edition edition (Penguin Classics, February 9, 2016), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Now a major motion picture starring Salma Hayek, John C.

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Product Description: A Note from the book: The collection of folk-tales known as Il Pentamerone was first published at Naples and in the Neopolitan dialect, by Giambattista Basile, Conte di Torrone, who is believed to have collected them chiefly in Crete and Venice, and to have died about the year 1637...read more

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9781428017849 | Indypublish.Com, July 31, 2006, cover price $52.99 | About this edition: Webster's edition of this classic is organized to expose the reader to a maximum number of synonyms and antonyms for difficult and often ambiguous English words that are encountered in other works of literature, conversation, or academic examinations.
9781421901220 | Indypublish.Com, March 30, 2005, cover price $63.99 | About this edition: Webster's edition of this classic is organized to expose the reader to a maximum number of synonyms and antonyms for difficult and often ambiguous English words that are encountered in other works of literature, conversation, or academic examinations.
9780809587780 | Wildside Pr, September 30, 2004, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: It is an old saying, that he who seeks what he should not, finds what he would not.
9781414211176 | Indypublish.Com, January 1, 2004, cover price $78.99 | About this edition: Webster's edition of this classic is organized to expose the reader to a maximum number of synonyms and antonyms for difficult and often ambiguous English words that are encountered in other works of literature, conversation, or academic examinations.
9781404330269 | Indypublish.Com, October 1, 2002, cover price $94.99 | About this edition: Webster's edition of this classic is organized to expose the reader to a maximum number of synonyms and antonyms for difficult and often ambiguous English words that are encountered in other works of literature, conversation, or academic examinations.
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9781425086749 | Large print edition (Read How You Want.Com, June 15, 2007), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers.
9781421981741 | Indypublish.Com, May 30, 2006, cover price $45.99 | About this edition: Webster's edition of this classic is organized to expose the reader to a maximum number of synonyms and antonyms for difficult and often ambiguous English words that are encountered in other works of literature, conversation, or academic examinations.
9781425032838 | Large print edition (Read How You Want.Com, January 30, 2006), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Same motif appears again and again in this collection of fairy tales.
9781598186772 | Alan Rodgers Books, October 31, 2005, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Once upon a time the King of Woody Valley had a daughter named Zoza, who was never seen to laugh.
9781419149528 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
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Product Description: A collection of Cinderella stories such as the Egyptian Cinderella (Rhodopis), Allerleirauh, Cenerentola, the traditional Cinderella story, and a few others. Including a special Cinderella tale in which the stepmother makes one last effort to thwart Cinderella's "happily ever after"...read more

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9781505882032 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 1, 2015, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A collection of Cinderella stories such as the Egyptian Cinderella (Rhodopis), Allerleirauh, Cenerentola, the traditional Cinderella story, and a few others.

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Product Description: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience...read more

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9781503112865 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 6, 2014, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781434617323 | Bibliobazaar, October 31, 2007, cover price $23.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781434619013 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, October 31, 2007), cover price $25.75 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781846378850 | Echo Library, November 30, 2005, cover price $9.90 | About this edition: It is an old saying, that he who seeks what he should not, finds what he would not.

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Product Description: Dieses Werk ist Teil der Buchreihe TREDITION CLASSICS. Der Verlag tredition aus Hamburg veröffentlicht in der Buchreihe TREDITION CLASSICS Werke aus mehr als zwei Jahrtausenden. Diese waren zu einem Großteil vergriffen oder nur noch antiquarisch erhältlich...read more

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9783842420632 | Tredition Gmbh, October 26, 2011, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Dieses Werk ist Teil der Buchreihe TREDITION CLASSICS.

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Product Description: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience...read more

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9781103188635 | Bibliolife, January 31, 2009, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

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9781103188628 | Bibliolife, January 31, 2009, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

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Product Description: Same motif appears again and again in this collection of fairy tales. This is a compilation where the princesses struggle to find their only love but are tricked on the way. The work with its amazing world of imagination is bound to capture juvenile fancy as well as entertain adult readers...read more

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9781427015891 | Read How You Want.Com, December 12, 2007, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Same motif appears again and again in this collection of fairy tales.

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Product Description: Same motif appears again and again in this collection of fairy tales. This is a compilation where the princesses struggle to find their only love but are tricked on the way. The work with its amazing world of imagination is bound to capture juvenile fancy as well as entertain adult readers...read more

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9781427002532 | Read How You Want.Com, November 28, 2007, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Same motif appears again and again in this collection of fairy tales.

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Product Description: Same motif appears again and again in this collection of fairy tales. This is a compilation where the princesses struggle to find their only love but are tricked on the way. The work with its amazing world of imagination is bound to capture juvenile fancy as well as entertain adult readers...read more

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9781425089474 | Read How You Want.Com, June 15, 2007, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Same motif appears again and again in this collection of fairy tales.

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Product Description: ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers. EasyRead books are available in 11pt and 13pt. type. EasyRead Large books are available in 16pt, 16pt Bold, and 18pt Bold type...read more

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9781425088569 | Read How You Want.Com, June 15, 2007, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers.

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Product Description: ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers. EasyRead books are available in 11pt and 13pt. type. EasyRead Large books are available in 16pt, 16pt Bold, and 18pt Bold type...read more

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9781425087654 | Read How You Want.Com, June 15, 2007, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers.

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Product Description: Large Format for easy reading. Classic Fairy Tales structured around a fantastic frame story, several of which were later adapted by Charles Perrault and the Brothers Grimm.

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9781406500318 | Dodo Pr, October 31, 2005, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Large Format for easy reading.

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Product Description: Pocos lectores saben que algunas de las mas hermosas fabulas del mundo, desde Cenicienta a El gato con botas, antes de acabar en las paginas de Perrault y los hermanos Grimm, donde todos las descubrimos de ninos, fueron recogidas de las tradiciones orales por el napolitano Giambattista Basile, que las publico a comienzos del siglo XVII en el dialecto barroco napolitano...read more

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9788478449927 | Siruela, June 30, 2005, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Pocos lectores saben que algunas de las mas hermosas fabulas del mundo, desde Cenicienta a El gato con botas, antes de acabar en las paginas de Perrault y los hermanos Grimm, donde todos las descubrimos de ninos, fueron recogidas de las tradiciones orales por el napolitano Giambattista Basile, que las publico a comienzos del siglo XVII en el dialecto barroco napolitano.

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In this version of Rapunzel, the heroine breaks the enchantment put on her by the ogress who keeps her prisoner with the aid of three acorns

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9780803717121 | Dial Books for Young Readers, May 1, 1995, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: In this version of Rapunzel, the heroine breaks the enchantment put on her by the ogress who keeps her prisoner with the aid of three acorns

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9780140554915 | Reprint edition (Puffin, December 1, 1997), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: In this version of Rapunzel, the heroine breaks the enchantment put on her by the ogress who keeps her prisoner with the aid of three acorns

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9780935552218 | Sparrow Pr, April 1, 1986, cover price $2.50

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In this version of Rapunzel, the heroine breaks the enchantment put on her by the ogress who keeps her prisoner with the aid of three acorns.

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9780723261964 | Frederick Warne & Co, September 1, 1981, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A much earlier version of the Rapunzel story begins much as the Grimms' tale does, but takes a turn when Petrosinella discovers the cause of her enchantment

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Retells the tale of the goose that dropped golden coins.

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9780152322076 | Harcourt Childrens Books, April 1, 1981, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Delightful illustrations enhance this version of the entertaining story of two poor sisters who buy a goose that lays golden coins and of the resulting problems of their newfound wealth

School and Library:

9780152322069 | Harcourt Childrens Books, April 1, 1981, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Delightful illustrations enhance this version of the entertaining story of two poor sisters who buy a goose that lays golden coins and of the resulting problems of their newfound wealth

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