Books tagged: oscar wilde

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Talking with Leaders of the Past
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,170. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Fifteen famous leaders, at Home on the Other Side, talk with Peter Watson Jenkins expertly channeled by Toni Ann Winninger. The leaders are : Adolf Hitler, Albert Einstein, Andrew Carnegie, Bertrand Russell, Carl Jung, Charles Darwin, Dwight Moody, Eleanor Roosevelt, Florence Nightingale, Mahatma Gandhi, Margaret Sanger, Oscar Wilde,Pope John XXIII, William James, and Winston Churchill.
Oscar Wilde's Dorian Gray
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
In the preface to his only novel, 19th Century English playwright, Oscar Wilde commented, "All art is at once surface and symbol. Those who go beneath the surface do so at their own peril. Those who read the symbol do so at their peril." This stage play version of that famous novel re-images Dorian Gray as a woman who examines aestheticism, a psuedo-religion that worships beauty above all things.
Once Upon a Fairy Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Enchanting stories from a master storyteller who owes a great deal to Oscar Wilde, whose dark and twisted fairy tales she had devoured as a young reader, and to the dramatic stories of Hans Christian Andersen. "In my stories there is seldom a Happily Ever After," the author says. "I like my stories as I like my chocolate – dark, and a little bittersweet."
The Days I Knew
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,670. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Arrowhead Classics Publishing Co.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
She was the most sought after professional beauty in Victorian London, the favorite of artists, photographers and the literati. She soon caught the eye of the Prince of Wales and became his acknowledged mistress. But, realizing that her relationship with the future king of England could not and would not last forever, she became a stage actress and in no time
De Wintertuin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: Dutch. Published: March 13, 2012 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Paul Harland neemt u in deze negen indringende SF-verhalen mee naar de laatste woonboten die onbeschermd buiten het hemelweb proberen te overleven; naar Rusland dat oude glorie wil laten herleven door het bewind over te dragen aan Napoleon en Oscar Wilde; naar de strijd tegen technologisch verval op een schijfwereld; naar wolkwortels waar krabwier en andere ziekten de nieuwe Ontkieming bedreigen.
Astro Vedica Series: Stellar Horoscopes
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,800. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology
Drawing from his work Astrologia Vedica: A Treatise on the Predictive Astrology of Rishi Parashara, author Dean Dominic De Lucia delves into the ancient arts of Hindu based astrology. The Astro Vedica series continues with Stellar Horoscopes charts the horoscopes of 26 famous individuals and the HMS Titanic.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Importance of Being Earnest
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 4 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 25. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde is a trivial comedy which calls the attention of serious people.
Moonlit Days and Nights
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Crime Writers of Canada winner for best first novel. Welcome to Toronto in the naughty eighteen nineties with its glorious opera houses, sumptuous brothels, underworld gangs, and drugs galore. Follow the adventure of Reginald Ravencroft - the rustic dreamer from Balls Falls as he heads off to Toronto on a mission of revenge involving burglaries, kidnapping, murder and a good deal of shopping.
An Ideal Boyfriend
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
Trudy comes from a family without luck, but when she tests lucky, she leaves her home and enrolls in St. James Academy for Luck, an exclusive school largely for children of old luck families. Out of place, she nonetheless becomes the girlfriend of Rob Chiltern, Student Body President. Everything should be great in her life until Rob's ex Laura appears and tries to blackmail him.
Playing White
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Set in St Petersburg, the short story Playing White is a winter tale. The main personage is Oscar Maria Graf, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. On the Xmas eve, Oscar Graf and his boyfriend Felix find themselves in a center of a mystery. All personages are aged 20+.