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Oscar Wilde, His Life And Confessions

by Frank Harris

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by 1st World Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Literary,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8491340M
    ISBN 101421806207
    ISBN 109781421806204
    OCLC/WorldCa221667068

    Oscar Wilde: His Life and Confessions by Frank Harris The first biography and history of the mysterious Oscar Wilde, by an author whose own biography would be curious and mysterious. Excerpt: I was advised on all hands not to write this book, and some English friends who have read it . Oscar Wilde, His Life and Confessions, Volume 2 Frank Harris. History/Biographies; So for the price everyone else charges for just 1 book, we offer you UNLIMITED audio books, e-books and language courses to download and enjoy as you please. Oscar Wilde was the epitome of the artist whose greatest work was his life. Wilde could never /5().

    Oscar Wilde, His Life and Confessions. Frank Harris. Publisher Description. Oscar Wilde was greater as a talker, in my opinion, than as a writer, and no fame is more quickly evanescent. If I do not tell his story and paint his portrait, it seems unlikely that anyone else . This is a very interesting book. The author, Frank Harris, was an editor who greatly admired Oscar Wilde and his work. Their working association grew into a platonic but loving friendship. Frank Harris was one of the few people who stood by Oscar Wilde when the majority of people shunned him. This book works for me on many levels/5(18).

      Oscar Wilde, his life and confessions. [With memoires of Oscar Wilde by Harris, Frank, ; Shaw, Bernard, Publication date Topics Wilde, Oscar, Publisher New York Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Robarts - University of Toronto Language English Volume 2. Introduction,Oscar Wilde, His Life and Confessions,英文短篇小说 I was advised on all hands not to write this book, and some English friends who have read it urge me not to publish it. “You will be accused of selecting the subject,” they say, “because sexual viciousness appeals to you, and your method of treatment lays you open.


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Oscar Wilde, His Life And Confessions by Frank Harris Download PDF EPUB FB2

Oscar Wilde was the epitome of the artist whose greatest work was his life. Wilde could never quite capture on paper the wit and wisdom that charmed so many of the pretty people in Victorian England. This engrossing biography, written by legendary playboy Frank Harris, is a first-hand account, as Wilde and Harris were close friends/5.

Oscar Wilde, His Life and Confessions, Vol 2 book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The book has no illustrations or index/5. The so-called "Confessions of Lord Alfred Douglas". In this, Douglas admitted that Wilde was guilty of homosexual acts and that they had had a physical relationship.

This material, has as far as I know never been published in full anywhere else. "My Memories of Oscar Wilde" by Bernard Shaw. This is also found in other editions, though not the. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Oscar Wilde, His Life and Confessions Vol.

1 by Frank Harris (, Paperback) at the best online. Nevertheless, his 'Oscar Wilde, His Life and Confessions'.though factually unreliable, has considerable impressionistic merit, and the nicest thing about his was his almost unfailing kindness and generosity to Wilde" ("The Letters of Oscar Wilde," edited by Rupert Hart-Davis, page ).

OSCAR WILDE HIS LIFE AND CONFESSIONS BY FRANK HARRIS VOLUME II Oscar Wilde and Lord Alfred Douglas About PRINTED AND PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR. 29 WAVERLEY PLACE NEW YORK CITY. MCMXVIII. Imprime en Allemagne Printed in Germany. This book provides an introduction by J.

Stape, St. Mary's University College, Strawberry n in and first privately published in New York inFrank Harris' "Oscar Wilde: His Life and Confessions" gained almost instant notoriety.

Attacked by critics for its extravagant inventions, vigorously defended by George Bernard Shaw. OCLC Number: Description: xlix, pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: Oscar's father and mother on trial --Oscar Wilde as a schoolboy --Trinity, Dublin: Magdalen, Oxford --Formative influences: Oscar's poems --Oscar 's quarrel with Whistler: marriage --Oscar Wilde's faith and practice --Oscar's reputation and supporters --Oscar's growth to originality-about --The summer of.

OSCAR WILDE HIS LIFE AND CONFESSIONS BY The excessive consideration given to Oscar's book by the critics showed that already his personality and social success had affected the reporters.

The Athenæum gave the book the place of honour in its number for the 23rd of July. The review was severe; but not unjust.

First published inthis vintage book contains both volumes of Frank Harris's biography “Oscar Wilde - His Life and Confessions”. An acquaintance of Wilde's, Harris attempts in this biography to do justice to his old friend whom he had helped throughout the.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Caption title of Shaw's work: My memories of Oscar Wilde. Description: xxii,32 pages, 4 unnumbered. Oscar Wilde's unconventional life began with an equally unconventional family. He was born Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on Octoat 21 Westland Row, Dublin, Ireland. His father, Sir William Wilde, was an eminent Victorian and a doctor of aural surgery.

This book provides an introduction by J. Stape, St. Mary's University College, Strawberry n in and first privately published in New York inFrank Harris' "Oscar Wilde: His Life and Confessions" gained almost instant notoriety/5(13).

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From Wikisource By this time people expected a certain sort of book from Oscar Wilde and wanted nothing else. They hadn't to wait long. Early in we heard that Oscar had written a drama in French called "Salome", and at once it was put about that Sarah Bernhardt was going to produce it in.

Oscar Wilde, His Life and Confessions by Frank Harris 6. Oscar Wilde's Faith and Practice I was never so affected by any book in my life as I was by the misery of Balzac's poet, Lucien de Rubempre." Naturally this creed of an exaggerated individualism appealed peculiarly to the best set in London.

It was eminently aristocratic and might. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Oscar Wilde: Oscar Wilde: His Life and Confessions by Frank Harris (, Paperback) at the best. Oscar Wilde: His Life and Confessions Frank HARRIS ( - ) Consumers of biography are familiar with the division between memoirs of the living or recently dead written by those who "knew" the subject more or less intimately, and the more objective or scholarly accounts produced by later generations.

Author biographies: 5 books on Oscar Wilde. "Oscar Wilde: His Life and Confessions" By Frank Harris () the book offers a look at Wilde's career and personal life through the eyes of .Oscar Wilde His Life And Confessions by Frank Harris on FREE Read online, or download in secure book summary PDF Ebook ePub Kindle Pdf format.

Oscar Wilde His Life And Confessions Book Information Book Overview Author. Frank Harris. Publication Date. 03/29/ Price. $ Number of pages. Binding. Hardcover. ISBN.Read "Oscar Wilde, His Life and Confessions — Volume 1" by Frank Harris available from Rakuten Kobo.

I was advised on all hands not to write this book, and some English friends who have read it .