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Oscar Wilde : the unrepentant years —Frankel, Nicholas, 1962- author.

Nicholas Frankel presents a revisionary account of Oscar Wilde's final years, spent in poverty and exile in Europe following his release from an English prison for the crime of gross indecency between men. Despite repeat...

The exquisite life of Oscar Wilde —Calloway, Stephen.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2008

Oscar Wilde was a central figure of the fin de siecle, and, in his own words, "a man who stood in symbolic relation to his times." He rose to fame in the 1880s and had the world at his feet in the 1890s. It all went wron...

Our Irish theatre a chapter of autobiography —Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932.
EBook
2011

Upon publication of this 1913 account of the Irish Literary Revival, the New York Times called it the record of an enthusiasm . . . almost like finding one's self in a fairy tale. Yeats, Synge, and other luminaries of th...

Oscar's ghost : the battle over Oscar Wilde's legacy —Lee, Laura, 1969- author.

"The battle between Lord Alfred "Bosie" Douglas, the playwright's greatest love, and Robert Ross, Wilde's friend and literary executor, led to the revelation of sexual secrets and personal letters, blackmail, stalking, a...

Wilde's women : how Oscar Wilde was shaped by the women he knew —Fitzsimons, Eleanor, author.

Hailed as a gay icon and pioneer of individualism, Oscar Wilde's insistence that "there should be no law for anybody," made him a staunch defender of gender equality. Women were central to his life and career: from his r...

Oscar Wilde the major works —Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2011

Oscar Wilde in memoriam (reminiscences) De profundis —Gide, André, 1869-1951.
EBook
2011

Personal recollections from André Gide on a man who profoundly influenced his work—Oscar Wilde André Gide, a towering figure in French letters, draws upon his friendship with Oscar Wilde to sketch a c...

Selfish giant and the Happy prince —Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900
Eaudiobook
2009

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) was an Irish playwright, poet and author of numerous short stories and one novel. Known for his biting wit, he became one of the most successful playwrights of the late Victorian era in London, an...

Oscar Wilde —Harris, Frank, 1856-1931.
Eaudiobook
2009

Frank Harris was one of the few friends who remained loyal to Oscar Wilde after his conviction in 1895 and release from jail two years later. Here is Harris's re-creation of Wilde's triumphant rise and notorious downfall...

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