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The Complete Works of Oscar Wilde

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which eschewed imagination and flights of fancy for close observations of the real world and people. I have been enjoying it and would recommend others to taste writings- his drams, poems, letters, stories to the great extent. I knew that I had come face to face with some one whose mere personality was so fascinating that, if I allowed it to do so, it would absorb my whole nature, my whole soul, my very art itself. I look at what he's saying and think "hmmm, interesting that the Decadents take *part* of his stance - invention and artificiality - and discard others - by focusing on the dregs and degradation of real life".

This had much to do with the novel’s homoerotic overtones, which caused something of a sensation amongst Victorian critics.What the invention of oil-painting was to the Venetians, the face of Antinous was to late Greek sculpture, and the face of Dorian Gray will some day be to me. The Decay Of Lying" is an essay (presented as a dialogue) and, honestly, I'll probably need to give it another read and dissect it at my leisure at a later date because I was mostly in the wrong head-space when I read it. Anyways, thank you Oscar, for all of the 1,114 pages of published writing I’ve read in the past 5 weeks. To access your ebook(s) after purchasing, you can download the free Glose app or read instantly on your browser by logging into Glose. My favourite remains, however, 'Salomé' - wonderfully poetic, dark, occult, bathed in bloody moonlight, all here is but foggy vision dancing enthrallingly before our hypnotised eyes.

Had he gone to his aunt’s, he would have been sure to have met Lord Goodbody there, and the whole conversation would have been about the feeding of the poor and the necessity for model lodging-houses. Suddenly I found myself face to face with the young man whose personality had so strangely stirred me. This has made bibliographical (and biographical) studies of unpublished work more difficult since they are widely dispersed, some in private ownership. It is not he who is revealed by the painter; it is rather the painter who, on the coloured canvas, reveals himself. Parker has brought out the drinks, and if you stay any longer in this glare, you will be quite spoiled, and Basil will never paint you again.I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than anything else in the world. Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish playwright, poet, and author of numerous short stories, and one novel. First American Printing Of The Complete, Unexpurgated Text, With Sheets And Dust Jacket Printed In Great Britain. Hanno comunque destato in me un discreto interesse, quanto bastava a non farmi interrompere la lettura. Wilde talked in circles, saying the same thing in different ways and it felt like he added filler in to make them even longer than they really needed to be to fluff them up.



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