The Little Prince & Letter to a Hostage

Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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SKU: 9780141185620
Moral allegory and spiritual autobiography, The Little Prince is the most translated book in the French language. With a timeless charm it tells the story of a little boy who leaves the safety of his own tiny planet to travel the universe, learning the vagaries of adult behaviour through a series of extraordinary encounters. His personal odyssey culminates in a voyage to Earth and further adventures.

Letter to a Hostage, which contains certain themes that were to appear in The Little Prince, is Saint-Exupery's optimistic and humane open letter to a Jewish intellectual hiding in occupied France in 1943.

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Book Cover:  Southern Mail & Night Flight

Antoine de Saint-Exupery, an intrepid and eccentic adventurer, transferred his passion for flying to the written word by writing several classics of aviation literature, including Southern Mail and Night Flight . Based on Saint-Exupery's trail-blazing flights for the French airmail service over the Sahara and, later, the Andes, these two novels evoke the tragic pioneers who took enormous risks, flying...

Antoine de Saint-Exupery, an intrepid and eccentic adventurer, transferred his passion for flying to the written word by writing several classics of aviation literature, including Southern Mail and Night...

Published: 19/09/2000
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141183749
RRP: $29.95
Book Cover: The Little Prince: Popular Penguins

Moral allegory and spiritual autobiography, The Little Prince is the most translated book in the French language. With a timeless charm it tells the story of a little boy who leaves the safety of his own tiny planet to travel the universe, learning the vagaries of adult behaviour through a series of extraordinary encounters. His personal odyssey culminates in a voyage to Earth and further adventures...

Moral allegory and spiritual autobiography, The Little Prince is the most translated book in the French language. With a timeless charm it tells the story of a little boy who leaves the safety of his own...

Published: 28/06/2010
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141194806
RRP: $9.95
Book Cover:  Flight to Arras
On 22 May 1940, Antoine de Saint-Exupery set off on a reconnaissance operation from Orly over Nazi-occupied France to Arras. It was a pointless mission, since the French surrender was only weeks away, but still so dangerous that he was not expected to survive it. That journey and his return home are recorded in Flight to Arras , a profound and passionate meditation on mortality and war.

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On 22 May 1940, Antoine de Saint-Exupery set off on a reconnaissance operation from Orly over Nazi-occupied France to Arras. It was a pointless mission, since the French surrender was only weeks away...
Published: 19/09/2000
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141183183
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Book Cover:  Wind, Sand & Stars
In 1926 Antoine de Saint-Exupery (author of the classic The Little Prince ) began flying for the pioneering airline Latecoere – later known as Aeropostale – opening up the first mail routes across the Sahara and the Andes. This book is drawn from his experiences. Interweaving stories of encounters with nomadic Arabs and other adventures into a rich autobiographical narrative, it has its...
In 1926 Antoine de Saint-Exupery (author of the classic The Little Prince ) began flying for the pioneering airline Latecoere – later known as Aeropostale – opening up the first mail routes...
Published: 19/09/2000
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141183190
RRP: $13.95
Published:02/01/2001
Format:Paperback, 160 pages
RRP:$19.95
price:AUD $19.95
ISBN-13:9780141185620
ISBN-10:0141185627
Publisher:Penguin UK

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