Charles Perrault and Brothers Grimm are most credited authors of The Sleeping Beauty, but essentially most of us are familiar only with Grimms'.
This article aims at explaining why are these two versions, one being published at the end of the 17th and the other at the beginning of the 19th century historically by far the most important ones.
Perrault wrote for nobility with ironic subversive undertones and Brothers Grimm for academicians at first but transforming their stories into educational tools for kids in the next editions.
What are the key differences between these two versions of Sleeping Beauty? Here is the list of ten: