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Fairy Tales in Italy and France: Home

French and Italian fairy tales written between 1550 and 1750: connections to each other and to contemporary fairy tales literature, film, and the arts


This guide will connect you with resources referring to French and Italian fairy tales from the sixteen-century to current times. In addition, this guide will be contextualized in terms of connections among fairy tales, film, literature, and other art expressions, helping you find primary and secondary sources that you could use to map relationships among different versions of the same tale.

Illustration of Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper by Charles Perrault. Illustrated by Camille Rose Garcia

Cinderella or The Little Glass Sleaper. Image used under the Creative Commons Licence (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0).

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