The Happy Prince by Oscar WildeA haunting, magical fairy-tale collection, in which Oscar Wilde beautifully evokes among others The Happy Prince who was not so happy after all, The Selfish Giant who learned to love little children and The Star Child who did not love his parents as much as he should. Each of the stories shines with poetry and magic and will be enjoyed by children of every age. A perfect collection for children young and old, introduced by Markus Zusak, bestselling author of The Book Thief. Despite winning a first and the Newdigate Prize for Poetry, Wilde failed to obtain an Oxford scholarship, and was forced to earn a living by lecturing and writing for periodicals. After his marriage to Constance Lloyd in , he tried to establish himself as a writer, but with little initial success. Success, however, was short-lived.
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ISBN 0 This edition first published Alt rights reserved; no part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the Publishers. But in the garden of the selfish giant, it was still winter. The birds did not sing in it because there were no children. The trees forgot to grow flowers.
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When he touched her, she opened her deep-blue eyes with fear. The old kings servants found him in the forest. We use this information to create a better experience for all users. When she finished her song, the student took out a notebook.Retrieved 8 January She will not need me, but as it was a stormy and rainy night and he could barely see where he was going. As the winter comes and the Happy Prince is stripped of all of his beauty, his lead heart breaks when the swallow dies as a result of his selfless deeds and severe cold. One day, and my heart will break.
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