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The Resource Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde, Vol. 5, The happy prince, [Oscar Wilde], illustrated by P. Craig Russell

Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde, Vol. 5, The happy prince, [Oscar Wilde], illustrated by P. Craig Russell

Label
Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde, Vol. 5, The happy prince
Title
Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde
Title number
Vol. 5
Title part
The happy prince
Statement of responsibility
[Oscar Wilde], illustrated by P. Craig Russell
Title variation
Happy prince
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The happy prince is arguably the most famous and well loved of Oscar Wilde's nine fairy tales, rivaled only by The selfish giant. It is also a very timely tale at a time of controversy over the increasing chasm between rich and poor...The happy prince has lived a life of opulence abut has died young and his soul inhabits a beautiful ruby encrusted statue covered in gold leaf. From his perch high above the city he is witness to all the poverty, misery, and hopelessness in which his people have been living. This is the story of his ultimate sacrifice on behalf of his people."--P. [4] of cover
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10133573
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1854-1900
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilde, Oscar
Dewey number
741.5 qW672Zr 2012
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Russell, P. Craig
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde
Series volume
0005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fairy tales
  • Princes
  • Statues
  • Swallows
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde, Vol. 5, The happy prince, [Oscar Wilde], illustrated by P. Craig Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
866027
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781561636266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781561636266
  • (OCoLC)761851798
Label
Fairy tales of Oscar Wilde, Vol. 5, The happy prince, [Oscar Wilde], illustrated by P. Craig Russell
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
866027
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781561636266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781561636266
  • (OCoLC)761851798

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