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              Penguin Readers Level 1: The Canterville Ghost
               

              Penguin Readers Level 1: The Canterville Ghost (Paperback)

              By Wilde, Oscar

              • RRP: $14.99
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              • Pub Date
                3 Mar 20
              ISBN 9780241432211
              Released AU 3 Mar 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              The Happy Prince: A Tale by Oscar Wilde

              The Happy Prince: A Tale by Oscar Wilde (Paperback)

              By Wilde, Oscar; Illustrated by Shearring, Maisie Paradise

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              In a town where a lot of poor people suffer and where there are a lot of miseries, a swallow who was left behind after his flock flew off to Egypt for the winter, meets the statue of the late `Happy Prince', who in reality has never experienced true sorrow, for he lived in a pala...ce where sorrow isn't allowed to enter. Viewing various scenes of people suffering in poverty from his tall monument, the Happy Prince asks the swallow to take the ruby from his hilt, the sapphires from his eyes, and the golden leaf covering his body to give to the poor. As the winter comes and the Happy Prince is stripped of all of his beauty, his lead heart breaks when the swallow dies as a result of his selfless deeds and severe cold. The statue is then brought down from the pillar and melted in a furnace leaving behind the broken heart and the dead swallow and they are thrown in a dust heap. These are taken up to heaven by an angel that has deemed them the two most precious things in the city. This is affirmed by God and they live forever in his city of gold and garden of paradise.
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              ISBN 9780500651551
              Released AU 1 Mar 2018
              Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              The Complete Short Stories
               

              The Complete Short Stories (Paperback)

              By Wilde, Oscar; Edited by Sloan, John

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Wilde's short fiction includes such masterpieces as 'The Happy Prince', 'The Selfish Giant', 'Lord Arthur Savile's Crime' and 'The Canterville Ghost', as well as the daring narrative experiments of 'The Portrait of Mr. W. H.' and 'Poems in Prose'. This edition shows how they cont...inue to the enthral and challenge the reader.
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              ISBN 9780199535064
              Released AU 14 Apr 2010
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Oxford World's Classics
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              The Selfish Giant
               

              The Selfish Giant (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wilde, Oscar; Illustrated by Deacon, Alexis

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              The Selfish Giant has a beautiful garden, but he won't let any of the children play in it. Winter comes and never leaves, until the power of love brings Spring and joy into the Giant's garden and his heart...

              ISBN 9780099475866
              Released AU 1 Apr 2015
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              The Picture of Dorian Gray
                

              The Picture of Dorian Gray (EPUB ebook)

              By Wilde, Oscar

              When Dorian Gray, a wealthy but naive and irresistible young man, has his portrait pointed, he rashly wishes that he could remain as beautiful, youthful, and alluring as the handsome face in the portrait. Little does he know that his wish will come true. When encouraged by the de...cadent Lord Henry Wotton into a life of depravity and self-indulgence, Gray is stunned to discover that while the face in the painting is aging grotesquely, he is not In fact, he remains as beautiful as ever. Nothing ages him. But Gray's wanton lifestyle will eventually catch up with him, and the consequences of his reckless behavior will come to haunt him.
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              ISBN GUT174
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              Language en
              Released AU 1 Oct 1994
              Publisher Gutenberg (e-books)
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              The Picture of Dorian Gray

              The Picture of Dorian Gray (Paperback, Revised edition)

              By Wilde, Oscar; Introduction by Mighall, Robert

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              Enthralled by his own exquisite portrait, Dorian Gray exchanges his soul for eternal youth and beauty. Influenced by his friend Lord Henry Wotton, he is drawn into a corrupt double life; indulging his desires in secret while remaining a gentleman in the eyes of polite society. On...ly his portrait bears the traces of his decadence.
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              ISBN 9780141439570
              Released AU 6 Mar 2003
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Classics
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              The Happy Prince
                

              The Happy Prince (Paperback)

              By Wilde, Oscar; Edited by Cowley, Joy

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              An adaptation of Oscar Wilde's story for children. At its heart is a message of empathy and generosity to those less fortunate and loyalty to the cause of good.

              ISBN 9781921790850
              Published AU 13 Feb 2015
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series World Classics
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              The Picture of Dorian Gray: Popular Penguins

              The Picture of Dorian Gray: Popular Penguins (Paperback, export ed)

              By Wilde, Oscar

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              Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray is the story of a man who makes a devilish pact never to grow old. Dorian Gray remains forever young, indulging in unspeakable pleasures while his portrait bears the mark of his corrupt existence. A beautifully decadent tale of the destruc...tive allure of perpetual youth, The Picture of Dorian Gray is a masterpiece of Victorian gothic horror.
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              ISBN 9780141037684
              Released AU 1 Sep 2008
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Popular Penguins
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              The Canterville Ghost: Nonsuch Classics

              The Canterville Ghost: Nonsuch Classics (Paperback, UK ed.)

              By Wilde, Oscar

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              The Canterville Ghost

              ISBN 9781845882419
              Released AU 1 Dec 2006
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Lady Windermere's Fan

              Lady Windermere's Fan (Paperback)

              By Wilde, Oscar

              Beautiful, aristocratic, an adored wife and young mother, Lady Windermere is 'a fascinating puritan' whose severe moral code leads her to the brink of social suicide. The only one who can save her is the mysterious Mrs Erlynne whose scandalous relationship with Lord Windermere ha...s prompted her fatal impulse. And Mrs Erlynne has a secret - a secret Lady windermere must never know if she is to retain her peace of mind.
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              ISBN 9780141197937
              Released AU 6 Jul 2011
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
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