• Charles Perrault

    Contes de ma mère l'Oye

    Eugène Green

    Contes de ma mère l'Oye 2 cd Alpha 922
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Of course you know the tales of Peau d'ne, the Petit Poucet, Bluebeard, le Petit Chaperon Rouge ! But do you know the original texts, published in 1697, under the title: "Tales of past times, with morality" ? Relegated to the world of child literature and illustrated stories, Charles Perrault is first and foremost, as Eugene Green reminds us, a truly great writer whose language stands at par with La Fontaine's. The discovery of an important feature of French baroque culture !