Oscar Wilde
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Oscar Wilde

4.07 of 5 stars 4.07  ·  rating details  ·  43 ratings  ·  1 review
Montgomery-Hyde met many of the people involved in Oscar Wilde's life, including Lord Alfred Douglas, Robert Ross and Vyvyan Holland, Wilde's son, in order to write this biography of Wilde. He has also written books on Baldwin, Stalin, Chamberlain and Mrs Beeton.
Published (first published 1975)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Oscar Wilde, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Oscar Wilde

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 121)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Brilliant book, half of it is his trial.

Oscar Wilde was a fascinating man!
Speckers marked it as to-read
Aug 21, 2014
Derek Wiltshire
Derek Wiltshire is currently reading it
Aug 16, 2014
Paulo Muller
Paulo Muller marked it as to-read
Jul 13, 2014
Willian marked it as to-read
Jun 15, 2014
Hannah marked it as to-read
Jun 01, 2014
Renee Kavanagh
Renee Kavanagh marked it as to-read
May 05, 2014
Luana Arturi
Luana Arturi marked it as to-read
Apr 09, 2014
Sandra marked it as to-read
Aug 10, 2014
Jared marked it as to-read
Mar 20, 2014
Morgan marked it as to-read
Mar 20, 2014
Meenakshi marked it as to-read
Mar 07, 2014
Andrew Wade
Andrew Wade is currently reading it
Jan 12, 2014
Iris marked it as to-read
Dec 31, 2013
Elly added it
Dec 31, 2013
kate added it
Dec 20, 2013
Norizan Shahabudin
Norizan Shahabudin marked it as to-read
Nov 15, 2013
Anne is currently reading it
Oct 30, 2013
Shena Eiram
Shena Eiram marked it as to-read
Feb 05, 2014
Jude marked it as to-read
Oct 08, 2013
« previous 1 3 4 5 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Harford Montgomery Hyde was born on 14 August 1907 in Belfast, the son of James Johnstone Hyde and Isobel Greenfield (née Montgomery). He was educated at Sedbergh School; Queen's University, Belfast (where he gained a first class History degree); then at Magdalen College Oxford (where he gained a second class law degree). He was called to the bar in 1934. From 1935-9 Hyde was librarian and Private...more
More about H. Montgomery Hyde...
The Trials of Oscar Wilde Stalin, The History Of A Dictator The Cleveland Street Scandal Room 3603 The Atom Bomb Spies

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »