Books by Oscar Wilde

STORIES FOR CHILDREN by Oscar Wilde
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: April 9, 2014

"With great respect for the past, this edition succeeds in bringing the illustrations into the present. (Fairy tales. 6-10)"
Three of Oscar Wilde's fairy tales for children are republished with gorgeous original art by Robinson. Read full book review >
COLLINS COMPLETE WORKS OF OSCAR WILDE by Oscar Wilde
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2000

"A necessary volume for libraries and a very welcome one for those wishing to explore more of the facets of one of the most original minds of late—Victorian England."
paper 0-00-472383-X Almost from the moment of his death in1900, Oscar Wilde's astonishingly large and diverse body of work has been dismissed by a succession of critics as mediocre, distinguished only by—in the words of the Times Literary Supplement——one perfect play, one memorable poem, and —De Profundis.—— This hefty gathering of his plays, stories, poems, essays, and criticism has been continuously in print in England since 1948, suggesting that a persistent body of readers feels otherwise. Read full book review >
THE SELFISH GIANT by Oscar Wilde
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: March 22, 1995

"Dramatic and memorable. (Picture book. 8+)"
 The 1888 classic illustrated in a more robust and detailed manner than Zwerger's misty, ethereal version (Picture Book Studio, 1984). Read full book review >
THE HAPPY PRINCE by Oscar Wilde
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Jan. 1, 1995

"Ray's paintings—sometimes baroque and glittering with gold, other times stiff Egyptian vistas, still other times bleak, Dickensian scenes—are transporting. (Picture book. 4+)"
 Ray takes inspiration from the well-known fairytale, wherein a prince is raised in splendid, protective surroundings. Read full book review >
THE FAIRY TALES OF OSCAR WILDE by Oscar Wilde
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Oct. 1, 1994

"Classic tales wonderfully adorned with Brent's lustrous, jewel-toned illumination. (Stories/Fiction. All ages)"
 After over 100 years, Wilde's fairy tales have lost none of their tragic beauty, or their sly humor, to which these nine bear witness. Read full book review >
STORIES FOR CHILDREN by Oscar Wilde
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Sept. 30, 1991

"Many of the meticulously detailed paintings could be the work of a reincarnated Rackham, but Lynch adds his own brand of satirical wit and good humor to Rackham's romantic settings and incisive caricatures. (Fiction. 8+)"
 Six well-known Wilde stories in a handsome, large-size gift edition with color illustrations on almost every double spread. Read full book review >