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Oscar Wilde - Author

A gifted poet, playwright and wit, Oscar Wilde was a phenomenon in 19th century England. He was illustrious for preaching the importance of style in life and art, and of attacking Victorian narrow mindedness.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Oscar Wilde

The Selfish Giant and Other Stories
Oscar Wilde - illustrated by Philip Waechter
New edition of one of the greatest classics of English literature, presented here with stunning pictures by acclaimed illustrator Philip Waechter. This edition will include a section on the author's life and works and extra resources for the young reader....
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 15/09/2015
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Oscar Wilde - Stories for Children
Oscar Wilde
Three classic fairytales by Oscar Wilde that sparkle with wit and enchantment. They have been beautifully reproduced with unabridged text and using the original illustrations from one of the 20th century's foremost and illustrious illustrators, Charles Robinson. His vibrant and...
Lovereading Price: £10.39 - Saving £2.60 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/11/2013
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Classic Tales of Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde - illustrated by Charles Robinson
The Happy Prince, The Nightingale and The Selfish Giant are just three of Oscar Wilde's magical short stories. These, with a further two tales, are included in this handsomely produced edition with stunning illustrations originally painted for the stories in...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/11/2012
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The Happy Prince and Other Stories
Oscar Wilde - illustrated by Lars Bo
This book is a favourite of June 2011 Guest Editor Michael Morpurgo: "This was the first story, I think, that ever made me cry. What was strange was that I wanted to read it over and over again. It still...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 06/08/2009
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Oscar Wilde Stories for Children
Oscar Wilde
Beautiful illustrations capture the anguish and joy of Oscar Wilde’s classic fairy stories for children. The Selfish Giant who won’t let any children play in his garden finds only the winter can exist in his garden. Snow, hail and frost...
Lovereading Price: £3.99 - Saving £1.00 (20%) Featured in: 5+ readers
Format: Paperback (b Format) | Released 02/03/2006
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An Ideal Husband
Oscar Wilde
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Format: Paperback | Released 17/12/1999
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