Title: Stories For Children
Author: Oscar Wilde
Illustrator: P.J. Lynch
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Young Books
Book Condition: Excellent
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: In this superb edition, six of Oscar Wilde's most popular stories for children have been selected and illustrated with exquisite colour paintings by P.J. Lynch.
The stories are written in richly contrasting tones and styles; the poignancy of The Happy Prince and The Nightingale and the Rose; the sharp humour of The Remarkable Rocket and The Devoted Friend; and the moving sentiments found in The Selfish Giant and The Young King.
Each story is illustrated with imaginative watercolours, each providing a vivid and haunting accompaniment to the text.
The book is in superb condition throughout.
Measures 26.5 cm × 21 cm (10.6″ × 8.4″). 4to. 94 pp.