Little Red Riding Hood (fairy tale)

For works with similar titles, see Little Red Riding Hood and Red Riding-hood.
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Little Red Riding Hood


"Little Red Riding Hood is a European fairy tale about a young girl and a Big Bad Wolf. Its origins can be traced back to the 10th century by several European folk tales, including one from Italy called The False Grandmother (Italian: La finta nonna) [...]; the best known versions were written by Charles Perrault and the Brothers Grimm." Excerpted from Little Red Riding Hood on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Versions of Little Red Riding Hood include:

English-language translations of Le petit Chaperon rouge by Charles Perrault include:

  • "Little Red Riding Hood", Andrew Lang (adaptation), The Blue Fairy Book, 1889
  • "Little Red Riding-Hood". Welsh, C.(translation); Doré (illustration). The Tales of Mother Goose, 1901. Heath & Co.
  • "Little Red Riding Hood". Charles Perrault, A. E. Johnson (transl.); W. Heath Robinson (ill.) Old time stories, 1921.
  • "Little Red Riding-Hood" Samber (transl.); Mansion (ed.); Clarke (ill.) The fairy tales of Charles Perrault. London: Harrap. 1922.
Illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith, 1911.

Perrault's versionEdit

Brothers Grimm versionEdit

English-language translations of Rotkäppchen by Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm include:

Other versionsEdit

Other versions of this fairy tale include:

See alsoEdit