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The Best Oscar Wilde Quotes

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This compilation brings together snippets from a wide range of Wilde's work and showcases the wit and wisdom for which he is renowned.
Oscar Wilde

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Personal recollections from Andr Gide on a man who profoundly influenced his workOscar Wilde Andr Gide, a towering figure in French letters, draws upon his friendship with Oscar Wilde to sketch a compelling portrait of the tragic, doomed author, both celebrated and shunned in his time. Rather than compile a complete biography, Gide invites us to discover Wilde as he didfrom their first meeting in 1891 to their final parting just two years before Wilde's deathall told through Gide's sensitive, incomparable prose. Using his notes, recollections, and conversations, Gide illuminates Wilde as a man whose true art was not writing, but living. This ebook features a new introduction by Jeanine Parisier Plottel, selected quotes, and an image gallery.
The Wisdom of Oscar Wilde

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A comprehensive selection of his quips, aphorisms, and wit One of the most well known personalities of his day, Oscar Wilde charmed and beguiled readers and audiences with his eloquent and biting observations, his smart quips, and the witticisms peppering his own speech and the speech of his characters. The Wisdom of Oscar Wilde collects both his best-loved quotes and longer excerpts, revealing a man wise to human nature and his times, and never shy with his searing comments on men, women, art, behavior, children, politics, youth, and a range of other topics. Drawing from his plays, articles, reviews, speeches, letters, and other works, this definitive volume is an entertaining immersion into the world of this charming genius.
The Best of Oscar Wilde

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Oscar Wilde's infamous wit, taste for scandal, and gift for revealing the hypocrisies of fashionable society are on display here in this collection of his finest plays. A genius both of and ahead of his time, he built his craft on the eternal questions of right and wrongwith pithy dialogue as fresh today as when it was written. In addition to Wilde's five major plays, this Signet Classics edition contains: Two interviews with the playwright at the peak of his career, in which Wilde discusses his workand his critics Some of his most brilliant critical writing, in which he discusses the nature of art in terms that anticipate much of today's literary theory An appendix that restores valuable lines that appeared in the original text of The Importance of Being Earnest With an Introduction by Sylvan Barnet and a New Afterword by Marylu Hill
The Quotable Oscar Wilde

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"I must die as I lived, beyond my means." Arguably the most quoted man in history, and certainly in his day, this enormous miniature collection is filled with Oscar Wildes' most notorious and witty sayings. Organized into five neat sections useful for any situation, this book is perfect for either enjoying in small bites or devouring in one sitting. Featuring a biography, quotes, a poem and short story, it is a must have for Wilde lovers and novices alike.
Ms. Wilde and Oscar

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In this story, Ms. Wilde is an eccentric teacher who loves to come to class dressed up as her favorite storybook character. She reads to the class with great enthusiasm. She also brings her dog, Oscar, to school as well. When the class decides to perform Little Red Riding Hood, little Oscar interferes with Ms. Wildes best laid plans. On the day the costumes are set to arrive, the class gets the most wild assortment of costumes, none of which are right for Little Red Riding Hood! Can Ms. Wildes class figure out what to do in this predicament? Endearing illustrations of Ms. Wildes class and her mischievous dog accompany each chapter while children decide how to make the absolute best out of any situation.
Plays of Oscar Wilde

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This Vintage edition of The Plays_of Oscar Wilde contains the plays that made Wilde one of the most important dramatists of his time, including The Importance of Being Earnest, one of the great works of modern literature. Oscar Wilde's plays demonstrate once again why their author must be seen as both an inaugurator and a master of modernism. In his best work, the subversive insights embedded in his wit continue to challenge our common assumptions. Wilde's ability to unsettle and startle us anew with his radical vision of the artifice inherent in the self's construction makes him our contemporary. This edition is introduced by John Lahr, author of Prick Up Your Ears: The Biography of Joe Orton. The plays included are Lady Windermere's Fan, Salome, A Woman of No Importance, An Ideal Husband, and The Importance of Being Earnest. From the Trade Paperback edition.
The Best of Oscar Wilde Reprint

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The Best of Oscar Wilde Reprint Binding: Paperback Publisher: New Amer Library Classics Publish Date: 2012/11/06 Synopsis: Pays tribute to Wilde's genius, his penchant for scandal, and his timeless wit by featuring five major plays, including "The Importance of Being Earnest" and "An Ideal Husband," two interviews, and selected criticism. Language: ENGLISH Pages: 397 Dimensions: 7.00 x 4.50 x 1.25 Weight: 0.45