Little Prince, The

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
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

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Reviewed: 2016-12-17
writing a review is not my cup of tea. but this book is just fantastic. I came across it many times but thought it is one of those kids types. but yesterday when I finished it....... it is just simply amazing, small book big theme and great...... I loved it ...........
Reviewed: 2016-10-02

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Reviewed: 2016-05-31
Whilst "The Little Prince" might be the third most-translated book in the world and voted the best book of the 20th century in France, it did absolutely nothing for me. As I was reading it all I could think about was what a pompous little sod the little prince was . . . was something was lost in translation? However, I did give an extra star for the illustrations - they were charming.
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