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a woman whose merits were not been recognized but who then achieves sudden success and recognition

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Critique: Beautifully illustrated throughout with flawlessly reproduced images, "A Wish Your Heart Makes: From the Grimm Brothers' Aschenputtel to Disney's Cinderella" by Charles Solomon is deftly organized into three major sections: Once Upon a Time; Walt Disney's Cinderella Story; A Live-Action Fairy Tale.
I believe Fisher interpreted the role of Cinderella accurately; the German name of this fairy tale and its main character, Aschenputtel, brings out the appearance of Cinderella ("Cindy") well - "ash maid.
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE 21) Aschenputtel is the German name for which fairy tale heroine?
Lustig, called an Aschenputtel, is translated as a "heap of ashes" though this is the German name for Cinderella.