London: Published for the Folk-Lore Society by David Nutt, 1893. First edition. With the preliminary Folk-Lore Society Series title leaf. Some light wear to spine extremities and corners. A very good copy. Original russet cloth, covers decoratively stamped in black and gilt, gilt spine. Octavo. lxxx, 535, , 3 (ads),  pp. Item #14993
Cinderella is the world’s most popular story. Cox identifies 345 variants. Thompson in 1946 reported over 500, and Rooth in 1961 over 1962 variants, dating from ninth century China to contemporary America. This is a classic study.