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The Resource Discovering the hidden wisdom of the Little prince : in search of Saint-Exupéry's lost child, Pierre Lassus ; translated from the French by Gretchen Schmid

Discovering the hidden wisdom of the Little prince : in search of Saint-Exupéry's lost child, Pierre Lassus ; translated from the French by Gretchen Schmid

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Discovering the hidden wisdom of the Little prince : in search of Saint-Exupéry's lost child
Title
Discovering the hidden wisdom of the Little prince
Title remainder
in search of Saint-Exupéry's lost child
Statement of responsibility
Pierre Lassus ; translated from the French by Gretchen Schmid
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"The Little Prince is revered around the world. Two hundred million copies have been sold in 270 languages; it is the fourth best-selling book of all time. Part of its allure is that is seems incredibly wise but so simple it is read as a work for children. Yet its meaning is elusive, and its place amid the writings of an adventurer and war hero acclaimed for dramatic bestsellers like Night Flight and Flight to Arras is mysterious. In this elegant, carefully argued book, Pierre Lassus reexamines the story of The Little Prince against the facts of Saint-Exup
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DLC
Dewey number
843/.912
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
PQ2637.A274
LC item number
Z74913 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Discovering the hidden wisdom of the Little prince : in search of Saint-Exupéry's lost child, Pierre Lassus ; translated from the French by Gretchen Schmid
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-227)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The end of the beginning -- A strange little story -- An enigma all the same? -- A planet hardly bigger than a house -- From one star to the next -- The voice crying in the wilderness -- On earth as in heaven -- Tribulations -- The beginning and the end -- Et verbum caro factum est -- Thou art my beloved son -- Eli, eli, lema sabachtani -- Draw me a sheep... -- The annunciation -- The ascension -- The uncovering -- The rose and the sheep -- Leaving eden
Control code
ocn987437379
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First English-language edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9781628726817
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2017012325
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)987437379
Label
Discovering the hidden wisdom of the Little prince : in search of Saint-Exupéry's lost child, Pierre Lassus ; translated from the French by Gretchen Schmid
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-227)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The end of the beginning -- A strange little story -- An enigma all the same? -- A planet hardly bigger than a house -- From one star to the next -- The voice crying in the wilderness -- On earth as in heaven -- Tribulations -- The beginning and the end -- Et verbum caro factum est -- Thou art my beloved son -- Eli, eli, lema sabachtani -- Draw me a sheep... -- The annunciation -- The ascension -- The uncovering -- The rose and the sheep -- Leaving eden
Control code
ocn987437379
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First English-language edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9781628726817
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2017012325
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)987437379

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