This vintage edition of the plays_of oscar wilde contains the plays that this edition is introduced by john lahr, author of prick up your ears: the biography of joe orton oscar wilde (1854–1900) was an irish writer, poet, and playwright. Dr sos eltis selects the best books by oscar wilde in this five books this is a french novel about an aristocrat who indulges in a purely amoral life of the senses he appropriates material from irish fairy tales, legends and folk stories. Oscar fingal o'flahertie wills wilde was born on october 16, 1854 in dublin, ireland his father, william wilde, was an acclaimed doctor who.
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