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The Happy Prince and Other Tales (Classic Literature With Classical Music. Junior Classics)

By Oscar Wilde & Anton Lesser (Narrator)
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Item description for The Happy Prince and Other Tales (Classic Literature With Classical Music. Junior Classics) by Oscar Wilde & Anton Lesser...

These fantasies and true-to-life fables were created by Oscar Wilde for his own sons. Here is the tale of the Prince who is not as happy as he seems, of the Selfish Giant who learns how to love children, and of the Star-Child who suffers bitter trials when he rejects his parents.

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Item Specifications...

Format: Abridged,   Audiobook
Studio: Naxos Audiobooks
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.25" Width: 5.5" Height: 5"
Weight:   0.25 lbs.
Binding  CD
Publisher   Naxos Audiobooks
ISBN  9626341394  
ISBN13  9789626341391  

Availability  1 units.
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More About Oscar Wilde & Anton Lesser

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) is the author of The Importance of Being Earnest and The Picture of Dorian Gray. Ritva Voutila has illustrated more than 50 children's books, including the Lost Islands series. She divides her time between fine art practice and illustration, and her artwork is held in collections worldwide.

Oscar Wilde lived in Dublin. Oscar Wilde was born in 1854 and died in 1900.

Oscar Wilde has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Bantam Classics
  2. Barnes & Noble Classics
  3. Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air
  4. Compact Novel Journal
  5. Dover Evergreen Classics
  6. Dover Thrift Editions
  7. Enriched Classics (Pocket)
  8. Norton Critical Editions
  9. Novel Journal
  10. Oxford World's Classics (Paperback)
  11. Penguin Classics
  12. Penguin Classics Deluxe Editions
  13. Puffin Classics
  14. Signet Classics
  15. Vintage Classics

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Product Categories

1Books > Audio CDs > Children's Fiction > Classics
2Books > Audio CDs > Children's Fiction > General
3Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 9-12 > General
4Books > Subjects > Children > Literature > Classics by Age > General
5Books > Subjects > Children > Literature > Classics by Age
6Books > Subjects > Children > Literature > Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths > Stories
7Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 9-12
8Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > Authors, A-Z > ( W ) > Wilde, Oscar
9Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > World Literature > British > British > Wilde, Oscar
10Music > Styles > Miscellaneous > Poetry, Spoken Word & Interviews > General

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There is always some salvation  May 22, 2003
In these tales, most of them being sad and even very sad, Oscar Wilde looks for a way to save one's soul in front of the misery of the world. Anyone in society who lives in the upper classes does not necessarily see the ugliness and suffering of the world when one looks at the lower classes. But in these tales the Happy Prince, or the Selfish Giant, or any other character will manage to get salvation out of their upper class blindness, by opening their eyes to misery and suffering and by doing what they can to repair these pains and evils because they will realise they have to feel responsible for the world, because they are more powerful and could easily impose their selfish rule. But the giant will discover nature, if not God, punishes him for his selfishness. The nightingale will try to redeem a young student by giving him a red rose in a season when read roses do not bloom. And yet the student will not get the love he wants because he is nothing but a non-entity for the girl he would like to be loved by. There is also a very sad note in A Devoted Friend and how friendship can become a mask for selfishness, a nice appearance for an ugly and egoistic attitude. Those tales are sad and at the same time they convey a moral full of hope. All is not lost if the Happy Prince can give away his happiness for those who suffer, even if later the powerful of his society will reject him when he does not look happy and beautiful any more

Dr Jacques COULARDEAU, University of Perpignan

Excellent beyond compare!!!!  Jan 16, 1999
As a child I didn't have the books of Oscar Wilde but rather the records. My imagination soared with his descriptions of life, and my eyes overflowed with tears at each story. The record of the Happy Prince was read by Bing Crosby and Orson Wells and each year at Christmas we still play that old scratched thing, just to hear it's wonderous love story and that of The Selfish Giant. Now I have to get the book so my nieces and nephews will share in my treasures of love!!!! What is this world if it isn't all about Love?
wonderfully fanciful  May 20, 1998
I remember this book from my childhood. I had my parents read each story to me over and over. When I learned how to read I read this book until the pages fell out. In short it is a great book that encourages youthful imaginations. And, it makes for great bedtime stories. A real classic. I bought it for my children.

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