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Oscar Wilde (1997). “Collected Works of Oscar Wilde: The Plays, the Poems, the Stories and the Essays Including De Profundis”, p.205, Wordsworth Editions My sweet rose, my delicate flower, my lily of lilies, it is perhaps in prison that I am going to test the power of love. I am.
Did Oscar Wilde ever write a more brilliantly witty put-down than this? In our daily series Armchair Arts, a Telegraph critic offers expert analysis.
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 journalism.His private correspondence has also been published.
Author, play write and poet, Oscar Wilde (Stephen Fry) returns from a successful 1882 lecture tour of America to wed Constance Lloyd Wilde (Jennifer Ehle). However, having accepted that he is in fact attracted to men, Oscar Wilde embarks on a long, passionate and tempestuous affair with Lord Alfred Douglas (Jude Law), known as “Bosie.”.
The Picture of Dorian Gray 3 of 250 more oppressive, and the dim roar of London was like the bourdon note of a distant organ. In the centre of the room, clamped to an upright easel, stood the full-length portrait of a young man of extraordinary personal beauty, and in front of it, some little distance away, was sitting the artist himself, Basil.
In 1893 Wilde met Robert Ross, allegedly the man who introduced him to homosexuality. In the same year, Wilde wrote A Woman of No Importance, and in 1894, An Ideal Husband and his most famous play, The Importance of Being Earnest. Oscar Wilde became the most popular playwright of his time.
Oscar Wilde engages and fascinates his readers with his ability to make use of compatible contraries. Study some of his most important works, including The Importance of Being Earnest and Salome. This title, Oscar Wilde, part of Chelsea House Publishers’ Modern Critical Views series, examines the major works of Oscar Wilde through full-length critical essays by expert literary critics.