Margaret ReynoldsThe Times Bett's new edition positions Perrault in relation to the many other tales in circulation before and after, offering helpful comparisions.
Margaret Reynolds, The Times Bett's new translation of the tales is subtle and clever.
<br>Christopher Betts was a Senior Lecturer in French at the University of Warwick until retirement. He has translated Montesquieu's Persian Letters for Penguin, and Rousseau's Social Contract for OWC.<br>
The History of Griselda; Three Silly Wishes; Donkey-Skin; The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood; Little Red Riding-Hood; Bluebeard; Puss in Boots; The Fairies; Cinderella; Ricky the Tuft; Hop o'my Thumb