Flight to Arras, Paperback

Flight to Arras Paperback

Edited by William Rees

Part of the Penguin Modern Classics series



The French writer and aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900-1944), was born in Lyon.

His first two books, "Southern Mail" and Night Flight", are distinguished by a poetic evocation of the romance and discipline of flying.

Later works, including "Wind, Sand and Stars" and "Flight to Arras", stress his humanistic philosophy.

Saint-Exupery's popular children's book "The Little Prince" is also read by adults for its allegorical meaning.

Saint-Exupery's plane disappeared during a mission in World War II.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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  • Category: Biography: general
  • ISBN: 9780141183183



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