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Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde including: the selvish giant ; the star child

Presents the fairy tales of Oscar Wilde in a comic book format.

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  • "Devoted friend (The)"@en
  • "Devoted friend"@en
  • "Young king"@en
  • "Remarkable rocket"@en
  • "Nightingale and the rose (The)"@en
  • "Nightingale and the rose"@en

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  • "Presents the fairy tales of Oscar Wilde in a comic book format."@en
  • "Presents the enchanting tales of Oscar Wilde as put into comic art form."@en
  • "Graphic adaptations of two fairy tales written by Oscar Wilde. In "The Remarkable Rocket," a vain little rocket figures itself above all others and still manages to see glory in its dismal end. Perfect for middle school students as an introduction to the world-famous author, the dazzling illustrations in this book suit the timeless writings of Wilde."
  • "Oscar Wilde's two collections of children's literature, The Happy Prince and Other Stories (1888) and A House of Pomegranates (1891), have often been relegated to the margins in studies of his work. In this, the first full-length study of Wilde's fairy tales, Jarlath Killeen resituates the collections in a complex nexus of theological, political, social, and national concerns and restores the tales to their proper place in the Wilde canon."@en
  • "Summary: Nine tales include "The Remarkable Rocket, " "The Nightingale and the Rose, " and "The Selfish Giant.""@en
  • "Nine tales include "The Remarkable Rocket," "The Nightingale and the Rose," and "The Selfish Giant.""
  • "One of comic art's most respected and pioneering artists, well known for his opera adaptations and beautiful fantasy work, P. Craig Russell is in the process of adapting Oscar Wilde's famous fairy tales in a series of landmark volumes. This volume includes The Selfish Giant and The Star Child."@en
  • "The fairy tales which make up this volume were first collected as The happy prince and other tales (1888) and A house of pomegranates (1891)."@en
  • "Graphic adaptations of two fairy tales written by Oscar Wilde. In "The Devoted Fried," a Linnet tells a Water-rat about little Hans and his "devoted" friend, the rich miller. In "The Nightingale and the Rose," a nightingale witnesses a young student consumed by love and, unknown to him, decides to aid him with a selfless sacrifice."@en

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  • "Adaptations"@en
  • "Adaptations"
  • "Juvenile works"@en
  • "Juvenile works"
  • "Fantasy comic books, strips, etc"@en
  • "Fairy tales"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Comics (Graphic works)"
  • "Comic books, strips, etc"
  • "Comic books, strips, etc"@en
  • "Criticism, interpretation, etc"
  • "Criticism, interpretation, etc"@en
  • "Graphic novels"
  • "Graphic novels"@en
  • "Livres électroniques"
  • "Children's stories, English"

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  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde including: the selvish giant ; the star child"@en
  • "The fairy tales of Oscar Wilde"
  • "The fairy tales of Oscar Wilde"@en
  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde. [2]"@en
  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde"
  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde"@en
  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde"@ja
  • "Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde"@en
  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde The young king; The remarkable rocket"
  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde The happy prince"@en
  • "Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde the Selfish Giant/The Star Child"@en
  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde, 4"@en
  • "Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde : the devoted friend ; the nightingale and the rose"@en