Books tagged: oscar wilde

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The Road to Ruin
Pre-release—available March 11, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Language: English. Published by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Money can be so easy to lose and once it has gone the creditors can soon be lining up at our doors. It is, at the very least, comforting to know that should we encounter bankruptcy we will be in pretty good company. Patrick Hartigan's The Road to Ruin takes an entertaining look at some of history's more notable bankrupts.
Ready Reference Treatise: Salome
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » Ancient & Classical
It is a one act play that tells the Biblical story of Salome, who was the stepdaughter of the tetrarch Herod Antipas.
The Picture of Dorian Gray Critical Edition: Original Unexpurgated 1890, 13-Chapter Version
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,070. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
This volume contains the original, overtly homoerotic version of the book that first appeared in 1890. Following the novel is a series of critical reviews of the book along with letters defending his work, which Wilde wrote to the various publication editors.
Snippets of Oscar Wilde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by MTB. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Oscar Wilde was one of the most creative writers, a brilliant wit and a much sought-after personality in late nineteenth century London and Paris Society. In this book, Dave Farnham has gathered together a large collection of Wilde’s memorable quotes for you to enjoy. They will give you a lot of amusement as well as much to think about.
An Evening of Temptation & the Ultimate Sacrifice (Book One)
Price: Free! Words: 45,400. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
What would you do if The Devil walked right up and introduced himself? 15-year-old Nathaniel Hawthorne invited him to audition for his aunt's upcoming play.
Literature Help: An Ideal Husband
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 102 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 287. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
“An Ideal Husband” is considered to be one of the dramatic masterpieces created by Oscar Wilde. His other most significant play is titled “The Importance of Being Earnest.”
El principe feliz y otros cuentos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Esta colección de cuentos permite observar la grandeza literaria de la que era capaz Wilde, y de su profundo entendimiento del ser humano. Amor, odio, vanidad, egoísmo, amistad, desinterés, humildad, son algunos de los sentimientos que encontraremos en estas páginas, lo que nos llevará a la reflexión y al goce literario. Un clásico de la literatura universal que todos debemos leer.
The Literary Tour of London
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Ladies and gentlemen, roll up one and all for the strolling tour of a lifetime! Follow in the footsteps of some of Great Britain's greatest writers! London is a city of literature and lust, poverty and riches, woe and wonder. Come experience the places that inspired and were influenced by some of the greatest writers of all time, and find out more about their fascinating lives.
A Socialist Reader
Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by CatYelling. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Contents: The Communist Manifesto by Marx and Engels Socialism, Scientific and Utopian by Engels The Soul of Man Under Socialism by Wilde plus a short introduction by Shetterly and two collections of his favorite quotes about socialism, sharing, and wealth: Quotes for Socialists Socialist Quotes from the Great Religions
Literature Help: Lady Windermere's Fan
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 181 · A Quick Guide, Book 39. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The story revolves around the title character, Lady Windermere. She comes to know that her husband may be having an affair with another woman. Lady Windermere decides to confront her husband and so she does, but instead of feeling guilty or ashamed her husband invites the other woman, Mrs. Erlynne, to his wife’s birthday ball.