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Canterville Ghost and Other Stories

by Oscar Wilde

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Published by Oxford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • ELT graded readers,
  • English language readers,
  • Classics,
  • Horror - General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • English

  • Edition Notes

    Oxford Progressive English Readers

    ContributionsD. H. Howe (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10137425M
    ISBN 100195854004
    ISBN 109780195854008

    The Canterville Ghost and Other Stories (Unabridged) audiobook, by Oscar Wilde Oscar Wilde was a prolific and spontaneous storyteller who once declared, I cannot think otherwise than in stories. Here are a handful of his shorter works that demonstrate his range, versatility, and skill as a storyteller, which is too often overshadowed by his reputation as a dramatist, critical. The Canterville Ghost is a popular novella by Oscar Wilde, widely adapted for the screen and stage. “The Canterville Ghost” is a parody featuring a dramatic spirit named Sir Simon and the United States minister (ambassador) to the Court of St. James's, Hiram B. Otis. Mr. Otis travels to England with his family and moves into a haunted country house.

      The canterville ghost 1. Book Review By: Moiz Merchant XI - S2 Roll No.: 11 Teacher In-charge: Mumtaz Teacher - Oscar Wilde 2. About the Author • Oscar Wilde, or Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde, was born on 16th October "The Canterville Ghost" is a short story by Oscar Wilde. It was the first of Wilde's stories to be published, appearing in two parts in The Court and Society Review, 23 February and 2 March The story is about an American family who move to a castle haunted by the ghost of a dead nobleman, who killed his wife and was starved to death by his wife's brothers.

    The Canterville Ghost is Oscar Wilde's tale of an American family who moves into a British mansion, Canterville Chase, much to the annoyance of the resident ghost. This story has been widely adapted for the screen and stage. It was the first of Wilde's stories to be published, appearing in the magazine The Court and Society Review in February The Canterville ghost and other stories is a collection of five short stories first published in An American family buys a haunted castle in England from Lord Canterville, where creaking chains and blood stains have been terrorizing the area for centuries.


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Essays for The Canterville Ghost. The Canterville Ghost essays are academic essays for citation. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde. Victorian Gothic as Resistance in “The Canterville Ghost”, “To Let”, and “Canon Alberic’s Scrap-book”.

The Canterville Ghost and Lord Arthur Savile's Crime are among my favorite Wilde's stories, but I enjoyed the whole collection very much. This author was a controversial person I guess, but This book contains four small stories: "The Canterville Ghost","The Sphinx Without a Secret,", "The Model Millionaire" and "Lord Arthur Savile's Crime,"/5.

The Canterville Ghost and Other Stories Oscar Wilde. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ The Canterville Ghost (Illustrated) Oscar Wilde. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition.

$ The Importance of Being Earnest (Dramatized) Oscar Wilde. out of 5 stars Canterville Ghost and Other Stories book. The ghost, however, wants to preserve his legacy as the terrifying ghost, but is instead batted down by the uninterested Americans.

This story, combined with four other short tales as well as six poems, create the enjoyable collection of "The Canterville Ghost and Other Stories."/5(13). 8 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Book Review – The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde: I often wondered why this book ranks among the top posts on my blog.

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The Canterville Ghost by. The Canterville Ghost Summary "The Canterville Ghost" is a short story by Oscar Wilde in which a girl befriends the ghost haunting Canterville Chase and helps him cross over into the afterlife.

"The Canterville Ghost" is not a horror book as it said on the cover but it does have something to do with ghosts. When Mr. Otis and his family (Americans) bought a house in England, Mr. Otis was warned by the owner of the house that there is the ghost of Lord Canterville for years/5.

This is Oscar Wilde's tale of the American family moved into a British mansion, Canterville Chase, much to the annoyance of its tired ghost. The tale is rich with allusion. Wilde wrote "The Canterville Ghost" as a twist on the traditional ghost story, as a satire of American materialism, and as.

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The Canterville Ghost provides younger readers with the opportunity to be introduced to this talented writer.

Beautifully interpreted with the delicate, detailed illustrations by Lisbeth Zwerger, readers will delight in this edition of this classic story.” —Kendall Rautzhan, (33). Sir Simon Canterville, The Canterville Ghost Sir Simon Canterville was a 16th-century English aristocrat who lived at Canterville Chase, where he murdered his wife.

As a result, when he died nine years later, he became a ghost destined to haunt the. Renowned for his poetry, plays, essays, and conversational skills, Oscar Wilde also wrote scintillating works of short fiction. This volume includes four fine examples, including The Canterville Ghost, the comical tale of a spirit who terrorized the residents of Canterville Chase for three the manor is acquired by a no-nonsense American family with no use for the supernatural.

Source: IMDb – The Canterville Ghost How’s that for a retro blast from the past. But in all seriousness, thankfully the TV movie of The Canterville Ghost () starring Ian Richardson and Celia Imrie appears to be much more faithful to the story’s characters and period setting.

According to IMDb, there is yet another remake of this classic currently in pre-production, an animated /5.

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Like, share it and bear in. The Canterville Ghost and Other Stories c Pearson Education Limited The Canterville Ghost and Other Stories - Teacher’s notes of 3 Teacher’s notes LEVEL 4 PENGUIN READERS Teacher Support Programme About the author The book includes a comprehensive biography of the author in the Introduction.

Oscar Wilde, or Oscar Fingal. Free download or read online The Canterville Ghost pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in May 29thand was written by Oscar Wilde. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.

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Oscar Wilde was a prolific and spontaneous storyteller who once declared, I cannot think otherwise than in stories. Here are a handful of his shorter works that Free shipping over $"The famous Canterville Ghost haunts an old house, but the ghost becomes unhappy when the new owners play tricks on him!

In the other stories, we meet Lord Arthur Savile, who has to murder someone before he can get married. and we discover the secret life of beautiful Lady Alroy"--Back cover.Get this from a library!

The Canterville ghost and other stories. [Stephen Colbourn; Oscar Wilde] -- The Canterville ghost: Sir Simon de Canterville is a ghost. He has lived in his house for hundreds of years. His job is to terrify the people who stay there. Then Mr Otis, an American, buys the.