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By Pierre Lassus,Gretchen Schmid

Finally, the most of the main loved books each published—explained.

The Little Prince is respected worldwide. 2 hundred million copies were bought in 270 languages; it's the fourth best-selling publication of all time. a part of its attract is that's turns out enormously clever yet so basic it really is learn as a piece for kids. but its which means is elusive, and its position amid the writings of an adventurer and struggle hero acclaimed for dramatic bestsellers like Night Flight and Flight to Arras is mysterious.

In this dependent, rigorously argued ebook, Pierre Lassus reexamines the tale of The Little Prince opposed to the proof of Saint-Exupéry's personal striking lifestyles, from his adored yet fatherless formative years in aristocratic poverty to his occupation as a pioneering pilot. His airplane had damaged down within the wasteland earlier than. He had followed a fox, whilst published on the Spanish citadel of Cape Juby, in southern Morocco. He had recognized the realm of industrial prior to turning into pilot; he had additionally recognized unrequited love. Like his little protagonist's, his physique used to be by no means chanced on after his aircraft disappeared in international conflict II. He used to be engaged on his non secular autobiography whilst he died, and there too, Lassus reveals resonances and keys to the understated spirituality of his final nice ebook.

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