essays of Oscar Wilde

by Oscar Wilde

Publisher: Albert & Charles Boni in [New York]

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Number of Pages624
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilde, Oscar, Essays of Oscar Wilde. [New York] Albert & Charles Boni [] (OCoLC) Book Review of THE CANTERVILLE GHOST * About the Author Oscar Wilde 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. In this case we are offered Essays and Lectures by Oscar Wilde. Listing, as of review date: free. If you're an Oscar Wilde fan this is a great way to take possession of items not usually thought about when building an Oscar Wilde collection. There are seven selections in this book amounting to about pages of reading/5. The Oscar Wilde: Essays Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by .

About Beautiful and Impossible Things: Selected Essays of Oscar Wilde. This selection of Oscar Wilde’s writings provides a fresh perspective on his character and thinking. Compiled from his lecture tours, newspaper articles, essays and epigrams, these pieces show that beneath the trademark wit, Wilde was a deeply humane and visionary writer, as challenging today as he was in the late s. A collection of essays by Oscar Wilde; 'The Decay of Lying: An Observation' (a Socratic dialogue between Vivian and Cyril, two characters named after his own sons); 'Pen, Pencil and Poison: A Study in Green'; 'The Critic as Artist' (deals with the nature of beauty, taste, and art); and, 'The Truth of Masks: A . Oscar Wilde was the master of the epigram, the biting riposte. Though best known for his plays and novels, Wilde’s essays demonstrate some of his sharpest zingers. “The Decay of Lying” is /5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: Introduction / Regenia Gagnier --Sexuality, the public, and the art world / Regenia Gagnier --Different desires: subjectivity and transgression in Wilde and Gide / Jonathan Dollimore --Writing gone Wilde: homoerotic desire in the closet of representation / Ed Cohen --Style and.

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Beautiful and Impossible Things: Selected Essays of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde and Gyles Brandreth. This popular book of essays by Oscar Wilde is introduced by Gyles Brandreth. Making an ideal gift book for fans of his work, this collection showcases the aphorisms, genius and wit of Oscar Wilde.

Oscar Wilde: Essays Oscar Wilde Born inOscar Wilde was a prolific writer whose famous work includes novels like The Picture of Dorian Gray (originally published in ) and a play called The Importance of Being Earnest (which premiered in ).

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Oscar Wilde: a Collection of Critical Essays Paperback – January 1, by Oscar Ellmann, Richard, Editor; Wilde (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating5/5(1). This selection of essays by Oscar Wilde () demonstrate the varied power of his genius.

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There are seven selections in this book amounting to about pages of reading/5(9). THE ESSAYS OF OSCAR WILDE, HANDSOMELY BOUND. WILDE, Oscar. The Essays. New York: H.S. Nichols, (). Octavo, original purple morocco, elaborately gilt-decorated spine and covers, top edge gilt, original glassine, original box.

“Cosmopolitan Library” edition of the collected essays of Oscar Wilde, in handsome publisher’s morocco-gilt and. 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.

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The Collins edition of Oscar Wilde's complete works is the only one I've ever found that actually is *complete*. It contains not only all of his plays, fairy tales, and short stories, but also most of his essays (some brilliant writing) and *all* his poems.5/5(5).

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilde, Oscar, Essays of Oscar Wilde. New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corp., Though noted for his plays, Oscar Wilde was also a celebrated essayist; collected here is an anthologies of dozens of his essays and other non-fiction pieces.

A biography examining the life and times of Oscar Wilde is also included in the following works are included in the. Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories is a collection of short semi-comic mystery stories that were written by Oscar Wilde and published in Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories.

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And, of course, now, during quarantine, is the perfect time to read it. I wonder what Oscar Wilde would be doing during the pandemic. Okay I digress/5(). Adrian Balakumar AP Lit 15 December The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde 1) In the book, The Picture of Dorian Gray, several characteristics of the world have been presented.

The author portrays the world as a den of individuals with a skewed view of the immediate environment. Essays for The Picture of Dorian Gray. The Picture of Dorian Gray essays are academic essays for citation.

These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde. Morality and Immorality (The Picture of Dorian Gray and A Streetcar Named Desire) The Life of Secrecy.

Oscar Wilde ( - ) Irish dramatist, novelist, & poet. We have the following works by Oscar Wilde: Essays and Lectures (essays) pages: The Happy Prince and Other Tales (short stories) 48 pages: The Picture of Dorian Gray (fiction). Read "Eight Books of Essays, Reviews, and Lectures" by Oscar Wilde available from Rakuten Kobo.

This collection includes: Shorter ProsePieces, A Critic in Pall Masll, Essays and Lectures, Intentions, The Soul of Man, Brand: Seltzer Books.

This new selection of essays by Oscar Wilde show-cases the varied aspects of his genius. For Pearson, the biographer, the essays and dialogues illustrate the many faces of Wilde’s extraordinary character: wit, romancer, talker, lecturer, humanist and scholar/5(6).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages 21 cm. Contents: Introduction / Richard Ellmann --My first meeting with Oscar Wilde / William Butler Yeats --The catastrophe / William Butler Yeats --Wilde in phase 19 / William Butler Yeats --In memoriam / André Gide --A novel by Mr. Oscar Wilde / Walter Pater --In honorem doriani.

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Read "The Essays of Oscar Wilde" by Oscar Wilde available from Rakuten Kobo. The Essays of Oscar Wilde contains six of Wilde's most famous essays. Heraklion Press has included a linked table of con Brand: Charles River Editors.

The Importance Of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde Words | 4 Pages. make them known. This concept has come to be the brick and mortar of the wry play The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde The significance of the notion of being earnest is contradicted in the play, through Wilde’s clever use of words, characters digression of societal normalcy, and triviality of Victorian concepts.

In this book report the analysis of The Picture of Dorian Gray is presented. The work consists of the three parts: introduction, the main body, and conclusion.

The main ideas and the themes of the book, allegories and symbols that are implicitly present in the novel are all analyzed in the review. Oscar Wilde (16 October - 30 November ) was an extremely popular Irish writer and poet who wrote in different forms throughout his career and became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early s.

Today he is remembered for his epigrams, plays and the strange circumstances of his imprisonment, followed by his early death.