Welcome to the book series 7 best short stories specials, selection dedicated to a special subject, featuring works by noteworthy authors. The texts were chosen based on their relevance, renown and interest. This edition is dedicated to the Victorian Fairy Tales. The reinvention of fairy tales was a very particular feature of Victorian literature. Many authors dedicated to other genres tried their luck by making their own versions of the fairytale universe.Works selected for this book: - The King of the Golden River by John Ruskin.; - The Rose and the Ring by William Makepeace Thackeray; - The Golden Key by George MacDonald; - The Little Lame Prince by Dinah Craik; - The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde.; - Melisande by Edith Nesbit.; - The Reluctant Dragon by Kenneth Grahame. If you appreciate good literature, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!
Oscar Wilde (16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900) was an Irish poet and playwright.
Dinah Craik (20 April 1826 – 12 October 1887) was an English novelist and poet.
John Ruskin (8 February 1819 – 20 January 1900) was an English writer, philosopher and art critic of the Victorian era.
Edith Nesbit (15 August 1858 – 4 May 1924) was an English author and poet.
Kenneth Grahame (8 March 1859 – 6 July 1932) was a British writer born in Edinburgh, Scotland.
George MacDonald (10 December 1824 – 18 September 1905) was a Scottish author, poet and Christian minister.
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Editora : Tacet Books; 1ª edição - 2021
Idioma : Inglês
Capa comum : 331 páginas
ISBN : 9786589575269
Dimensões : 14x21cm