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by P. Craig Russell,Oscar Wilde

Author: P. Craig Russell,Oscar Wilde
Language: English
Publisher: NBM Publishing (September 1, 2003)
Pages: 1111 pages
Category: LGBT
Rating: 4.6
Other formats: lrf mbr lrf lit

Wilde's tales are adapted into a comic book format and use fairy tale elements and Christian symbolism. P. Craig Russell is one of the most literate comic artists now active. He is best known for his opera adaptations, but he goes after a different kind of story here

Wilde's tales are adapted into a comic book format and use fairy tale elements and Christian symbolism. He is best known for his opera adaptations, but he goes after a different kind of story here. These start as fairy tales in the classic mold, with giants, ice fairies, enchantments, and royalty lost and found. Even though Wilde wrote them, they're tame enough for kids and carry moral lessons I wouldn't mind a kid seeing. Wilde made sure there's plenty for the adults to hold onto, including a surprisingly religious turn in "The Selfish Giant.

In The Star Child, Wilde warns children of the consequences of vanity and cruelty. Russell's rendering of these tales would make an excellent introduction to Fairy Tales as a genre or to the work of Oscar Wilde

In The Star Child, Wilde warns children of the consequences of vanity and cruelty. I really enjoyed this one, even with the ominous ending. I'd like to collect this whole series. Russell's rendering of these tales would make an excellent introduction to Fairy Tales as a genre or to the work of Oscar Wilde. Similarly, they are an excellent exemplar of the hero cycle as explained by Peter R. Stillman in Introduction to Myth.

Читайте Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde: Vol. 1 - The Selfish Giant/The Star Child (автор: Oscar Wilde, P. Craig Russell) бесплатно 30 дней в течении пробного периода. One of comic art’s most respected and pioneering artists, well known for his opera adaptations and beautiful fantasy work, P. Craig Russell is in the process of adapting Oscar Wilde’s famous fairy tales in a series of landmark volumes. This volume includes The Selfish Giant and The Star Child.

Wilde's tales are adapted into a comic book format and use fairy tale elements and Christian symbolism.

The Selfish Giant Fairy tale by Oscar Wilde. Every afternoon, as they were coming from school, the children used to go and play in the Giant’s garden. It was a large lovely garden, with soft green grass. How happy we are here! they cried to each other.

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From NBM Publishing, 1992; stories include "The Selfish Giant" and "The Star Child" wonderfully adapted and illustrated by . raig Russell. Very slight surface wear from storage, otherwise as new. Very slight surface wear from storage, otherwise as ne. .Other Products from phantomofthepalouse (View All). Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde P. Craig Russell (Vol. 2). phantomofthepalouse.

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

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. It contains five stories: "The Happy Prince", "The Nightingale and the Rose", "The Selfish Giant", "The Devoted Friend", and "The Remarkable Rocket".

I'd never read any Oscar Wilde fairy tales, and I was surprised at the religious message in the first and how strong the . The fairy tale, The Selfish Giant, was an okay story.

I'd never read any Oscar Wilde fairy tales, and I was surprised at the religious message in the first and how strong the morals were presented all around. I found the stories as delightful as pretty much everyone in the universe does. I could hardly believe how easily and well they had been converted to the comic format, though. Glad I checked it out of the library. alwright1, March 30, 2013. I thought the story used the seasons in an interesting way. Spring was described as a fun time where the children would play. The giant was selfish, and when he kept the garden to himself, he paid a price for his selfishness.

Wilde's tales are adapted into a comic book format and use fairy tale elements and Christian symbolism.