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What is a summary of The Little Prince?

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heizieh | Student, College Freshman | eNotes Newbie

Posted September 27, 2007 at 4:46 PM via web

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What is a summary of The Little Prince?

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Jamie Wheeler | College Teacher | eNotes Employee

Posted September 27, 2007 at 8:15 PM (Answer #1)

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The story is about the stages of human life.  The whole thing operates as an allegory, with various characters like the Lamplighter, who is devoted to duty, the King who is the ultimate authority figure, and the Serpent, who represents death.

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