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Read online The Happy Prince and Other Tales.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Happy Prince and Other Tales A pleasure seeking prince a selfish giant and more Wilde s fairy tales first published in for childlike people from eighteen to eighty by Oscar Wilde

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The Happy Prince and Other Tales
Title:The Happy Prince and Other Tales
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ISBN:0679444734
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Number of Pages:96
Category:Short stories, Classics, Fantasy, Childrens, Fairy tales
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The Canterville Ghost, The Importance of Being Earnest, Lady Windermere's Fan, The Happy Prince, The Happy Prince and Other Tales, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Complete Works of Oscar Wilde, The Complete Fairy Tales, An Ideal Husband, The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays
Written in his distinctively dazzling manner Oscar Wilde s story of a fashionable young man who sells his soul for eternal youth and beauty is the author s most popular work The tale of Dorian Gray s moral disintegration caused a scandal when it rst appeared in but though Wilde was attacked for the novel s corrupting in uence he responded that there is in fact a terrible moral in i Dorian Gray i Just a few years later the book and the aesthetic moral dilemma it presented became issues in the trials occasioned by Wilde s homosexual liaisons which resulted in his imprisonment Of Dorian Gray s relationship to autobiography Wilde noted in a letter Basil Hallward is what I think I am Lord Henry what the world thinks me Dorian what I would like to be in other ages perhaps, This is Oscar Wilde s tale of the American family moved into a British mansion Canterville Chase much to the annoyance its tired ghost The family which refuses to believe in him is in Wilde s way a commentary on the British nobility of the day and on the Americans too The tale like many of Wilde s is rich with allusion but ends as sentimental romance, Beautiful aristocratic an adored wife and young mother Lady Windermere is a fascinating puritan whose severe moral code leads her to the brink of social suicide The only one who can save her is the mysterious Mrs Erlynne whose scandalous relationship with Lord Windermere has prompted her fatal impulse And Mrs Erlynne has a secret a secret Lady Windermere must never know if she is to retain her peace of mind, More than a hundred years ago Oscar Wilde created this moving story for his children Now shimmering illustrations as bejeweled and golden as the Prince himself give glowing life to the many dimensions of his tale His story of friendship love and a willingness to part with one s own riches may be more important today than ever before Full color