Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's new translation of the beloved classic-published to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's birth-beautifully reflects Saint-Exupéry's unique and gifted style. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of the preeminent translators of our time, has excelled in bringing the English text as close as possible to the French, in language, style, and most important, spirit. The artwork in this new edition has been restored to match in detail and in color Saint-Exupéry's original artwork. By combining the new translation with restored original art, Harcourt is proud to introduce the definitive English-language edition of The Little Prince. It will capture the hearts of readers of all ages.
The classic tale of the planet-hopping little prince is now available in a gorgeous pop-up edition. A pilot stranded in the Sahara meets a little prince who is In search of a way to care for a very special rose. A fable, fairy tale, and story of love and care, this edition has the story wrapping around tasteful pop-ups of the original illustrations, this is perfect for all ages, as well as adults.
- Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Juvenile Fiction, Fiction + Literature Themes
- Subgenre: Classics, Social Issues / Friendship, Science Fiction + Fantasy + Magic, Fairy Tales + Folklore / General, Literary Genres + Types of Novels
- Age: 9-12 years
- Format: paperback
- Release Date:
June 1, 2000
- Date Published:
June 1, 2000
Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery
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- Online Item #: 11394960
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 248-01-5017
- ISBN: 9780156012072
- Item can be gift wrapped.
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