Item description for El Fantasma de Canterville y Otros Cuentos (Serie Roja Alfaguara) (Spanish Edition) by Oscar Wilde...
This is the humorous tale of a malevolent English ghost who discovers there is no peace for the wicked when a rambunctious American family moves into his ancestral home. Their lack of belief in him is an ironic commentary on the ways of British nobility and of their hard-headed American cousins. Also included are The Nightingale and the Rose and The Devoted Friend . Foreword by Jorge Accame.
Description In Spanish: Una atrapante, divertida y clsica historia en la que Oscar Wilde parodia las leyendas de fantasmas. Cuando el ministro norteamericano Hiram B. Otis decide comprar el antiguo castillo ingls de los Canterville para ir a vivir con su familia, todos le advierten que est encantado y que all vive un horroroso fantasma. Los Otis no creen en fantasmas, pero pronto los espantosos ruidos y una mancha de sangre que siempre reaparece van a convencerlos de lo contrario. Se incluyen tambin los cuentos "El ruiseor y la rosa", y "El amigo fiel". Prlogo de Jorge Accame.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.1" Width: 5" Height: 0.3" Weight: 0.2 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2007
ISBN 9870406742 ISBN13 9789870406747
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More About Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde(1854 1900) was an Irish writer, poet, and playwright. His novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, brought him lasting recognition, and he became one of the most successful playwrights of the late Victorian era with a series of witty social satires, including his masterpiece, The Importance of Being Earnest."
Oscar Wilde lived in Dublin. Oscar Wilde was born in 1854 and died in 1900.
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