The Nightingale And The Rose

“Death is a great price to pay for a red rose,” cried the Nightingale, “and Life is
very dear to all. It is pleasant to sit in the green wood, and to watch the Sun in his
chariot of gold, and the Moon in her chariot of pearl. Sweet is the scent of the ...

The Nightingale And The Rose

The Nightingale And The Rose

"The Nightingale and the Rose" is a short tragic fantasy story for children. In The Nightingale and the Rose by Oscar Wilde we have theme of love, sacrifice, selflessness, pity, materialism and gratitude. The story's plot is set in motion when a nightingale overhears a young student express his fears about losing the young woman he loves forever. The young woman threatens to abandon the student unless he gives her a red rose. Taking pity on the student, the nightingale sacrifices her life in order to procure a red rose for the young man. However, the birds' sacrifice proves to be in vain. It was first published in 1888 in the anthology The Happy Prince and Other Tales, which, in addition to its title story, also includes “The Happy Prince”, "The Devoted Friend", "The Selfish Giant" and "The Remarkable Rocket".

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The Nightingale And The Rose
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Oscar Wilde
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-11 - Publisher: Strelbytskyy Multimedia Publishing

"The Nightingale and the Rose" is a short tragic fantasy story for children. In The Nightingale and the Rose by Oscar Wilde we have theme of love, sacrifice, selflessness, pity, materialism and gratitude. The story's plot is set in motion when a nightingale overhears a young student express his fears
The Owl and the Nightingale
Language: en
Pages: 84
Authors: Nicholas de Guildford, Thomas Wright
Categories: Hymns, English
Type: BOOK - Published: 1844 - Publisher:

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The Nightingale, and Other Tales ... Translated by C. Boner. With Numerous Illustrations by the Count Pocci
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Hans Christian Andersen
Categories: Hymns, English
Type: BOOK - Published: 1846 - Publisher:

Books about The Nightingale, and Other Tales ... Translated by C. Boner. With Numerous Illustrations by the Count Pocci
An Old English Poem of The Owl and the Nightingale
Language: en
Pages: 59
Authors: Nicholas de Guildford
Categories: English language
Type: BOOK - Published: 1868 - Publisher:

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The Nightingale
Language: en
Pages: 500
Authors: Kristin Hannah
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-01 - Publisher: Center Point

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