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  • Jeanne Marie Leprince de Beaumont

    Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont est consid??r??e comme le premier ??crivain ?? avoir volontairement adopt?? un style simple r??ellement adapt?? aux jeunes lecteurs. Bien qu???elle exprime sa m??fiance envers les contes qu???elle consid??re ?? pernicieux pour les enfants ??, c???est surtout par ce genre qu???elle est encore lue. C???est dans Le Magasin des enfants, publi?? en 1757, que figure un conte, abr??g?? de la premi??re version ??crite par une autre romanci??re, Gabrielle-Suzanne de Villeneuve, qui lui apportera la renomm??e : La Belle et la B??te. (adapt?? de...read more

  • Jeanne Marie Leprince de Beaumont

    Beauty and the Beast (French: La Belle et la B??te) is a very famous traditional fairy tale written by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont. A wealthy widowed merchant lives in a mansion with his three daughters. All are equal in beauty, but the youngest, Beauty, is kind and pure of heart; while the two elders, in contrast, are wicked, selfish, vain and secretly taunt and treat Beauty more like a servant than a sister. The merchant eventually loses all of his wealth in a tempest at sea. One day, the merchant becomes lost in a forest. Seeking shelter, he enters a dazzling palace. A hidden figure opens the giant doors and silently invites him in. The merchant finds tables inside laden with food...read more