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Oscar Wilde (The Critical Heritage Series)

by Karl Beckson

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages452
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7484663M
ISBN 100415159520
ISBN 109780415159524

Nov 02,  · Oscar: A Life by Matthew Sturgis review – Wilde’s status is higher than ever This is a fuller and in some ways more reliable biography than Richard Ellman’s. The final stages of the story. Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October – 30 November ) was an Irish writer and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early s.

Jun 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Importance of Being Earnest and book by Oscar Wilde. A universal favorite, The Importance of Being Earnest displays Oscar Wilde's theatrical genius at its brilliant best. Subtitled A Trivial Comedy for Serious Free shipping over $/5(5). Oscar Wilde. Oscar Wilde was born in Dublin in A brilliant poet, playwright, and wit, Wilde was a phenomenon in 19th century England, advocating the importance of style in life and art. Wilde studied at Oxford University then left for America where his flamboyant personality and air of sophistication and eccentricity caused a media sensation.

The Picture of Dorian Gray, moral fantasy novel by Irish writer Oscar Wilde, published first in Lippincott’s Monthly Magazine in and as a book in It is an archetypal tale of a young man who purchases eternal youth at the expense of his soul and a romantic exposition of Wilde’s own Aestheticism. Nov 27,  · Oscar Wilde: The Picture of Dorian Gray - FULL Audio Book - Dramatic Reading | Greatest AudioBooks 🌟SPECIAL OFFER🌟 try johnsonout.com 🎧for FREE!: http://.


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Oscar Wilde, in full Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde, (born October 16,Dublin, Ireland—died November 30,Paris, France), Irish wit, poet, and dramatist whose reputation rests on his only novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray (), and on his comic masterpieces Lady Windermere’s Fan () and The Importance of Being Earnest ().

Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was born in Dublin in He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin and Magdalen College, Oxford where, a disciple of Pater, he founded an aesthetic cult.

In he married Constance Lloyd, and his two sons were born in and Jul 01,  · Oscar Wilde's Wit and Wisdom: A Book of Quotations (Dover Thrift Editions) by Oscar Wilde | Jan 27, out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ 1.

49 $ $ Get it as soon as Wed, Feb FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. More Buying. This is a bibliography of works by Oscar Wilde, a late-Victorian Irish writer. Chiefly remembered today as a playwright, especially for The Importance of Being Earnest, and as the author of The Picture of Dorian Gray; Wilde's oeuvre includes criticism, poetry, children's fiction, and a large selection of reviews, lectures and johnsonout.com private correspondence has also been johnsonout.comes↙: 4.

A popular perception persists of Oscar Wilde as an Oscar Wilde book aesthete. Is this a fair portrayal. It is a carefully cultivated image that Wilde developed.

For example, when he was told to take a scene out of The Importance of Being Earnest by the actor-manager George Alexander, he replied: ‘This scene you feel is superfluous cost me terrible exhausting labour and heartrending nerve-wracking strain.

Author Oscar Wilde was known for his acclaimed works including 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' and 'The Importance of Being Earnest,' as well as his brilliant wit, flamboyant style and infamous Born: Oct 16, The ever-quotable Oscar Wilde once said, ""Anybody can make history.

Only a great man can write it."" From his outsize celebrity in Victorian London to his authorship of fiction, drama, and poetry that uniquely captured his era, it's fair to say that Wilde succeeded on both counts. The ever-quotable Oscar Wilde () was an Irish playwright, novelist, essayist, and poet who delighted Victorian England with his legendary wit.

He found critical and popular success with his scintillating plays, chiefly The Importance of Being Earnest, while his only novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, scandalized readers. Imprisoned for. No doubt that Oscar Wilde was a tortured genius, but he was also a narcissist and egotist, and in the end that may have contributed to his spectacular downfall.

Well, that and Lord Alfred Douglas. This book is sympathetic to Wilde without pandering or making him to be grossly misunderstood. Worthwhile/5. Oscar Wilde Biography - Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (October 16, November 30, ) was an Anglo-Irish playwright, novelist, poet, and short story writer.

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