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Author Pearce, Philippa.

Title Beauty and the beast / retold by Philippa Pearce ; illustrated by Alan Barrett
Published London : Longman Young Books, 1972


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 MELB SPCBC  398.20944 Pea/Bat  LIB USE ONLY
Description 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 19 x 22 cm
Summary Through her great capacity for love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which made him an ugly beast
Notes A revision of the 18th century French tale by Madame Leprince de Beaumont
Audience For children
Subject Fairy tales -- France.
Love -- Folklore.
Monsters -- Folklore.
Genre/Form Fairy tales.
Author Barrett, Alan.
Leprince de Beaumont, Madame, 1711-1780. Belle et la bĂȘte. English
LC no. 73162988
ISBN 0582152704