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Cinderella in Three Versions
A comparison and contrast of three versions of Cinderella.
# 125496 | 750 words | 8 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (Children)

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This paper compares and contrasts three versions of Cinderella; the fairy tales by Charles Perrault and the Brothers Grimm, and the poem by Anne Sexton, focusing on tone and characterization.

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"The fact that three different authors-Charles Perrault, the Brothers Grimm and Anne Sexton-all chose to tell the folk tale of Cinderella in their own way is not surprising, given the observation of English children's book expert, Percy Muir, that Cinderella is still the prime nursery favourite among all fairy-tales. The humble motherless Cinderella must live with her wicked stepmother and her two daughters all of whom torment her and assay to keep her from ever having a better life. While the story is roughly..."

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