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Some say it was written by the Brothers Grimm , some say Hans Christen Anderson or Charles Perrault.

Cinderella is a European folk tale. It was published by Charles Perrault in 1697 and also by the Brothers Grimm in 1812.

The most commonly told versions are written by either Charles Perrault (France) or the Brothers Grimm (Germany)

Grimm, Perrault and Tchaikovsky ballet

Cinderella was a folk tale long before anyone wrote it down in a book. Some authors who penned it down include Charles Perrault and Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm.

'Le Petit Chaperon Rouge' by Charles Perrault and known as 'Little Red Riding Hood' in English was published in 1697 as part of a collection of stories, 'Contes de ma Mere L'Oye' (Tales from my Mother) and first published in English in 1729. Probably the most commonly retold version today was called 'Little Red Cap' and was part of a collection of folk tales published in 1810 by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm (The Brothers Grimm).

Nobody really knows. Tales have been passed on from person to person orally for thousands of years. Some people (such as the brothers Grimm or Charles Perrault) organized these stories into books... but they didn't invent them.

Writing down fairy tales they picked up all over Europe and publishing them.

Most libraries have fairytales in the 398.2 section. The Brothers Grimm, Perrault, and Hans Christian Andersen are famous collectors of fairytales.

Jakob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm wrote their first book, Children's and Household Tales, in 1812.

Their Writing holds messages, and you have to find them.

No, it's a very old fairy tale. Its motif circulated even in Ancient Greece. It was first written down (as, initially, stories circulate orally) during the 17th century, when it was made famous by French writer Charles Perrault and only later by the Brothers Grimm (during the 19th century).

Charles Perrault wrote the first adaptation of "little Red Riding Hood", The Grimm Brother's wrote the most popular tale of Red Riding Hood, called the "Little Red Cap"

Cinderella a.k.a. The Little Glass Slipper was originally a folk tale told/published by the likes of Charles Perrault in 1697 and later by The Brothers Grimm.Cinderella has been made into several movies both animated & live action.

The story of sleeping beauty was first published in 1697 by Charles Perrault. The original tale was written in two parts and some thought it was two separate tales. The story was later rewritten by the Grimm brothers.

This could be a vague reference to Charles Grimm, known as "Jolly Cholly," who played for the Cubs from 1925-1936. Grimm was a southpaw who batted and threw left handed. A game bat came up for auction recently (2009) that comes from the time Grimm played for the Cubs, attributed to "Charles Lefty Grimm," that appears to have sold for $500.

Charles Perrault is known as the first writer for children. His book, THE MOTHER GOOSE TALES, was published in 1697. One of the eight stories in this collection, THE MASTER CAT, was the story of Puss in Boots. Some stories that Perrault wrote had been popular in Europe as oral folk tales. A few were later adopted by the Grimm brothers and published in Germany as the Grimm Fairy Tales. Even though Charles Perrault retold stories, rather than creating new ones, his versions have become the ones known by people today. Among his other stories are CINDERELLA (he invented the Pumpkin Coach), SLEEPING BEAUTY, BLUEBEARD, and LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD.

Charles Grimm has written: 'Seize petits contes tout modernes' -- subject(s): French Short stories, French language, Readers

It is an ancient folk tale, and is not known who first came up with the story.The Brothers Grimm wrote the best known version, but they did not create the story.It is much believed that the original story was first written by Charles Perrault in 1697 and readapted by the Brothers Grimm over a century later. The Brothers grimm's adaptation was named 'Little Red Cap'.

In the older versions by Perrault and the Brothers Grimm, the prince is unnamed. In Walt Disney's animated film, he's called Prince Phillip.

There are many. This story started as folklore and was finally written down for the first time by Charles Perrault. Then the Grimm Brothers had a go in the 1800's. There are dozens and dozens of different versions of the story, written by people all over the world.

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