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Complete Works of Oscar Wilde (Collins Classics)

 
 
 
 
Complete Works of Oscar Wilde (Collins Classics)
Author: Oscar Wilde
ISBN 13: 9780007144358
ISBN 10: 7144350
Edition: New edition
Publisher: Collins
Publication Date: 2003-08-04
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 1216
List Price: $35.00
 
 

In print since 1948, this is a single-volume collection of Oscar Wilde's texts. It contains his only novel, "The Portrait of Dorian Gray" as well as his plays, stories, poems, essays and letters. Illustrated with many photographs, the book includes introductions to each section by Wilde's grandon, Merlin Holoand, Owen Dudley Edwards, Declan Kibertd and Terence Brown. A comprehensive bibliography of works by and about Oscar Wilde together with a chronological table of his life and work are also included.

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Collins is perhaps the single best edition of Wilde's complete works. Along with the author's full canon of plays, poems, essays, and novels, this also contains numerous appendixes of biographical information and chronologies of Wilde's work as well as examples of his famous one-liners divided into categories. This Centenary Edition was edited by his grandson Merlin, who made revisions to the text. (See also son Vyvyan Holland's autobiography, above.) Copyright 1999 Cahners Business Information.