Perrault


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Per·rault

 (pə-rō′, pĕ-), Charles 1628-1703.
French writer of fairy tales. His Tales of Mother Goose (c. 1697) includes "Tom Thumb" and "Sleeping Beauty."
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Perrault

(French pɛro)
n
(Biography) Charles (ʃarl). 1628–1703, French author, noted for his Contes de ma mère l'oye (1697), which contains the fairy tales Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, and The Sleeping Beauty
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Per•rault

(pəˈroʊ, pɛ-)

n.
Charles, 1628–1703, French poet, critic, and author of fairy tales.
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"And seem' it's government money, you ain't got no kick coming, eh, Perrault?"
Curly and he were taken below by Perrault and turned over to a black-faced giant called Francois.
"Indeed," said Julie, "might we not almost fancy, Emmanuel, that those people, so rich, so happy but yesterday, had forgotten in their prosperity that an evil genius -- like the wicked fairies in Perrault's stories who present themselves unbidden at a wedding or baptism -- hovered over them, and appeared all at once to revenge himself for their fatal neglect?"
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1628: Charles Perrault, French writer and collector of fairy tales was born in Paris.
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Charles Perrault; edited by Christopher Betts; illustrations by Gustave Dore.
Perrault, 80, a former Catholic priest in the Archdiocese of Santa Fe and a former Air Force chaplain, has been charged in a federal indictment with seven counts of aggravated sexual abuse and abusive sexual contact between 1991 and 1992 at Kirtland Air Force Base and Santa Fe National Cemetery.
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It intertwines the plots of Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault fairytales, exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests.