Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Wilde” as Want to Read:
Wilde
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Wilde (Life & Times)

3.92 of 5 stars 3.92  ·  rating details  ·  13 ratings  ·  0 reviews
Oscar Wilde, self-styled master of the bon mot turned Victorian bogeyman, was resurrected by a more liberal age as St Oscar, slayer of the hypocrisy-dragon. The fat Irishman with the golden tongue had posthumously proved that the world is not black and white. His wit and his paradoxes were understood as profound and moral; his best plays were recognised as gems of English ...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by Haus Publishing (first published September 1st 2005)
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 Wilde, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Wilde

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-29 of 29)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Andre and Oscar: The Literary Friendship of Andre Gide and Oscar Wilde Robbie Ross: Oscar Wilde's Devoted Friend Isherwood: A Biography of Christopher Isherwood Dylan: The Nine Lives of Dylan Thomas Eye of the Camera: Life of Christopher Isherwood

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »