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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Publication date December 1, 1999
Binding Paperback
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9781853261237
ISBN-10 1853261238
Dimensions 0.25 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.15 lbs.
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Original list price $3.99
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: In these delightful tales, Oscar Wilde employs all his grace, artistry and wit. The Happy Prince tells of the statue of a once pleasure-loving Prince which, with the help of a selfless Swallow helps people in distress. As well as The Nightingale and the Rose, The Devoted Friend and The Remarkable Rocket, this collection contains The Selfish Giant, a remarkable story of the redemptive power of love.

Editions
Hardcover
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With Oscar Wilde | from Collectors Library (April 4, 2017)
9781509827824 | details & prices | 304 pages | List price $12.99
About: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles.
With Oscar Wilde | from Collectors Library (September 1, 2013); titled "The Happy Prince & Other Stories"
9781905716623 | details & prices | 304 pages | 4.00 × 6.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $9.95
About: Oscar Wilde is remembered today primarily as a brilliant and witty playwright and the author of the novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray.
from J M Dent & Sons Ltd (June 1, 1977); titled "Happy Prince and Other Stories"
9780460050753 | details & prices | List price $11.00
from Dutton Childrens Books (June 1, 1968)
9780525313960 | details & prices | List price $6.95
Paperback
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With Oscar Wilde | from Roads Pub (June 1, 2016); titled "Happy Prince and Other Stories"
9781909399815 | details & prices | 192 pages | List price $10.99
About: Owing to popular demand, ROADS is delighted to launch the first books in its Children's Classics collectionAn extension of the popular ROADS Classics series, these are stories to excite the imagination.
With Oscar Wilde | from Createspace Independent Pub (January 27, 2015)
9781507713471 | details & prices | 58 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.15 in. | List price $6.00
About: Five stories for children by Oscar Wilde
With Oscar Wilde | from Createspace Independent Pub (January 23, 2015)
9781507678589 | details & prices | 50 pages | 7.00 × 10.00 × 0.12 in. | List price $6.50
About: A statue of a long dead prince befriends a swallow who helps the Prince to alleviate the suffering of the townspeople.
With Oscar Wilde | from Createspace Independent Pub (July 20, 2014)
9781500594046 | details & prices | 42 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.10 in. | List price $7.00
About: A kind-hearted statue who watches over the people in a city—a nightingale willing to sacrifice everything for the beauty of love—a giant whose selfishness leaves his garden blanketed in eternal winter—these are a few of the characters you will meet in Oscar Wilde's collection of poignant and often bittersweet literary fairy tales.
from Dodo Pr (November 30, 2005)
9781406502411 | details & prices | 52 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $12.99
About: Large format for easy reading.
The price comparison is for this edition
from Wordsworth Editions Ltd (December 1, 1999); titled "The Happy Prince & Other Stories"
9781853261237 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.15 lbs | List price $3.99
About: In these delightful tales, Oscar Wilde employs all his grace, artistry and wit.
With Michael Mac Liammoir (other contributor), Lars Bo (other contributor) | Reissue edition from Puffin (January 1, 1996)
9780140366914 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.35 lbs | List price $4.99
About: Includes 'The Happy Prince,' 'The Selfish Giant,' 'The Devoted Friend,' 'The Remarkable Rocket,' 'The Nightingale and the Rose,' 'The Young King,' 'The Birthday of the Infanta,' 'The Star-Child,' and 'The Fisherman and His Soul.
With HCPro, Inc. (other contributor), Rubertino (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Viking Childrens Books (October 1, 1985)
9780140350500 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.25 lbs | List price $3.50
This edition also contains Medicare Part B Billing Manual for Long-Term Care
About: Includes The Happy Prince, The Selfish Giant, The Devoted Friend, The Remarkable Rocket, The Nightingale and the Rose, The Young King, The Birthday of the Infanta, The Star-Child, and The Fisherman and His Soul.
CD/Spoken Word
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With Oscar Wilde | Abridged edition from Gardners Books (August 6, 2009)
9780141328317 | details & prices | List price $16.45
About: This is a haunting, magical fairy tale collection, in which Oscar Wilde beautifully evokes (amongst 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.
Cassette/Spoken Word
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Abridged edition from Penguin/Highbridge (January 1, 2005)
9780140864588 | details & prices | List price $10.95
With Johanna Ward (other contributor) | from Blackstone Audio Inc (March 1, 1995)
9780786106721 | details & prices | 7.00 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $32.95
School and Library
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With Charles Robinson (other contributor) | from William Morrow & Co (April 1, 1991)
9780688103903 | details & prices | 133 pages | 7.00 × 9.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 1.20 lbs | List price $16.95
About: This facsimile of the 1913 edition includes, along with the title story, 'The nightingale and the rose,' 'The selfish giant,' 'The devoted friend,' and 'The remarkable rocket.
Reinforced
from Demco Media (January 1, 1996)
9780606123266 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.55 lbs | List price $10.00
About: Includes 'The Happy Prince,' 'The Selfish Giant,' 'The Devoted Friend,' 'The Remarkable Rocket,' 'The Nightingale and the Rose,' 'The Young King,' 'The Birthday of the Infanta,' 'The Star-Child,' and 'The Fisherman and His Soul.
Prebinding
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999); titled "Happy Prince and Other Stories"
9780833592439 | details & prices | List price $13.35
About: The Happy Prince and Other Tales (sometimes called The Happy Prince and Other Stories) is a collection of stories for children by Oscar Wilde first published in May 1888.

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