Plays, prose writings and poems
Oscar Wilde

About the Book

Oscar Wilde took London by storm with his first comedy, Lady Windermere's Fan. The combination of dazzling wit, subtle social criticism, sumptuous settings and the theme of a guilty secret proved a winner, both here and in his next three plays, A Woman of No Importance, An Ideal Husband, and his undisputed masterpiece, The Importance of Being Earnest. This volume includes all Wilde's plays from his early tragedy Vera to the controversial Salome and the little known fragments, La Sainte Courtisane and A Florentine Tragedy. The edition affords a rare chance to see Wilde's best known work in the context of his entire dramatic output, and to appreciate plays which have hitherto received scant critical attention.

Edition Notes

Series
Everyman's Library -- 42, Everyman's library (New ed.) -- 42

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxxvii, 678 p.
Number of pages
678

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22493533M
ISBN 10
1857150422
Library Thing
18101
Goodreads
1762625

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