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7 best short stories - Victorian Fairy Tales - cover

7 best short stories - Victorian Fairy Tales

Oscar Wilde, George MacDonald, Edith Nesbit, John Ruskin, Kenneth Grahame, Dinah Craik, August Nemo

Publisher: Tacet Books

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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 Victorian Fairy Tale:  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.   This book contains the following texts:  - 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.  For more books with interesting themes, be sure to check the other books in this collection!

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