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Best-Loved Oscar Wilde - cover

Best-Loved Oscar Wilde

John Wyse Jackson ( dec'd)

Publisher: The O'Brien Press

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Summary

Those whom the gods love grow young.
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (1854–1900), one of Ireland's most beloved writers, was a playwright, poet, novelist and author of fairy stories and political essays. A complex man with many sides, he was both a revolutionary thinker and a flamboyant dandy and man about town. His wit and razor-sharp observation made him the toast of society on both sides of the Atlantic before scandal and notoriety stripped him of his position and his freedom.
Best-Loved Oscar Wilde gathers a selection of Wilde's celebrated writing, chosen and introduced by John Wyse Jackson.
Available since: 03/02/2015.
Print length: 128 pages.

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