Written In His Distinctively Dazzling Manner, Oscar Wilde S Story Of A Fashionable Young Man Who Sells His Soul For Eternal Youth And Beauty Is The Author S Most Popular Work The Tale Of Dorian Gray S Moral Disintegration Caused A Scandal When It Rst Appeared In , But Though Wilde Was Attacked For The Novel S Corrupting In Uence, He Responded That There Is, In Fact, A Terrible Moral In Dorian Gray Just A Few Years Later, The Book And The Aesthetic Moral Dilemma It Presented Became Issues In The Trials Occasioned By Wilde S Homosexual Liaisons, Which Resulted In His Imprisonment Of Dorian Gray S Relationship To Autobiography, Wilde Noted In A Letter, Basil Hallward Is What I Think I Am Lord Henry What The World Thinks Me Dorian What I Would Like To Be In Other Ages, Perhaps
Oscar Fingal O Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish playwright, poet, and author of numerous short stories, and one novel Known for his biting wit, and a plentitude of aphorisms, he became one of the most successful playwrights of the late Victorian era in London, and one of the greatest celebrities of his day Several of his plays continue to be widely performed, especially The Importance of Being Earnest As the result of a widely covered series of trials, Wilde suffered a dramatic downfall and was imprisoned for two years hard labour after being convicted of gross indecency with other men After Wilde was released from prison he set sail for Dieppe by the night ferry He never returned to Ireland or Britain, and died in poverty.
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- Portretul lui Dorian Gray
- Oscar Wilde
- 09 June 2019 Oscar Wilde