A collection of novels and tales / written by that celebrated wit of France, the Countess D'Anois; in two volumes ... translated from the best edition of the original French, by several hands

Author(s): Aulnoy, Madame d' (Marie-Catherine), 1650 or 51-1705
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Subjects: Fairy tales--France
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, French (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London : Printed for W. Taylor ... and W. Chetwood ..., 1721
LC Classification: P, PQ
Physical Description: 2 v. ; 16 cm. (12 mo)
Alternate Titles: Tales of the fairies
Notes: First edition of this translation
Signatures: v. 1. Pi 1 , Ap4s, B-Np12s (Ab2s incorrectly signed Ab3s) ; v. 2. [A1] B-Mp12s, Np6s
Page 94, 275, v. 1, p. 156, 199, 239, 247, 251, v. 2, incorrectly numbered 93, 175, 159, 399, 339, 347, 351, respectively
Title in red and black
Caption title: The tales of the fairies
Contents: v. 1. The history of Don Gabriel. The royal ram. The story of Finetta the cinder-girl [first appearance of Cinderella in English] The palace of revenge. The story of Anguilletta. The history of Don Ferdinand of Toledo. The story of the yellow dwarf. The story of Young-and-Handsome. The history of the new gentleman-citizen. The story of the white cat. -- v. 2. The story of Fortunio, the fortunate knight. The story of the pidgeon and dove. The story of Princess Fair-Star, and Prince Chery. The story of the Princess Carpillona. Perfect love, a story
OCLC Number: 15493740