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Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde is an Irish writer and poet famous for his only novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, published in 1890.
Not that I am aware of , he preferred to write and voiceexpresively his views
To my mind there is no irony in the main part of the book, untilnear the end, when he realises what is happening to his portrait
Great Marlborough street magistrates court, 19-21 Great Marlborough street Soho London. John Lennon, Mick Jagger, Johnnie Rotten, Lionel Bart and Keith Richards were also tried here for various offences.
He was imprisoned first in Pentonville prison, then moved to Wandsworth prison in London.
He married Constance Lloyd (daugher of Horace Lloyd) on May 29, 1884 in London.
This is the story about a prince who had got every thing in his life. He had not seen any sorrow in his life. He helped his people whatever he could. As it happens with every body, one day the prince also left this world. People were very sad and unhappy. People made his statue in his memory. The...
No they just have the same first name.
\n"The amount of women in London who flirt with their own husbands is perfectly scandalous. It looks so bad. It is simply washing one's clean linen in public."\n. \nquote by Oscar Wilde
Most people do not realise he also wrote childrens books as well asothers for instance The Selfish Giant, His most famous adult bookwas A picture of Dorian Gray
The Sphinx is a poem by Oscar Wilde.
Reading Gaol (Gaol is pronounced the same as "jail.")
You fail at literature. Romeo and Juliet was an English play written by William Shakespeare and published in 1597. Oscar Wilde was an Irish writer and humorist who was born in 1854. Needless to say, the only thing they have in common is that they both appear in high school English books.
All of the works of Oscar Wilde are in the public domain; however new editions and adaptations would have their own copyrights.
Yes they each other, and in one unreferenced internet article it states they met at a dinner party in which Yeats was dazzled by Wilde's vocab. Yeats spent a Christmas with Wilde and his family in Tite Street and when Wilde was arrested Yeats went about London trying to convince people to sign a...
"The Happy Prince," was first published by D. Nutt.
Virginia Otis helps the ghost (Sir Simon) to forgive his killersand to repent his sinful acts, finally finding redemption. Thehouse is no longer haunted.
friendship means one soul dwelling in two bodies one sided friendship is nothing but fooly
dublin if it is for treasure quest
Oscar Wilde was born on October 16, 1854.
"Poverty and Weathy", "selflessness", "Love and sacrisfice", "compassion", etc
Only one, Merlin Holland
There were many scandals during his time, because of his writing style and also because of his theories concerning Aesthetics and Life. He was first famous for being himself, prior to his writing. He called himself a "Professor of Aesthetics" and invited himself to social parties. Soon he was...
Lady Windermere's Fan. Salome. A Woman of No importance. An Ideal Husband. The Importance of Being Earnest
He was a writer, poet and playwright
Oscar Wilde was an Irish poet during the Victorian era. He spent most of his adult life in England (especially London) until his imprisonment in Reading jail. When he was released he emigrated to France, where he died.
It's an opinion. There are many rivals for the title. WB Yeats, GB Shaw, Bram Stoker, and many others. Who is the "best-known" would depend on who you asked and where they lived.
Oscar Wilde was born on October 16, 1854.
He was being sardonic, but go watch "My Fair Lady" and listen to the way the actors say the words ... it almost is a different language. It might well have been without the invention of radio and recordings.
He was arrested for Gross Indecency in 1895 after accusations by the Marquess of Queensbury concerning Wilde's homosexual behaviour with the Marquess' son.
In 1895 he was convicted of Gross Indecency and sentenced to two years in prison. This was as a result of his homosexual activity.
Named Isola and born 1857
The only Oscar to win an Oscar was lyricist Oscar Hammerstein II. The Irish writer and poet Oscar Wilde died in 1900, almost 29 years before the first Oscars were ever handed out.
Irish, because the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act of 1956
Two children, Vyvyan Holland and Cyril Holland
The picture of Dorian Gray
He wrote more than 5 plays
He started writing in the late nineteenth century, the Victorian era.
Born in Dublin, Ireland
Figurative language such as personification, similes and metaphors.
Of course he has. He's The Doctor.
Yes, he was fascinated in French, he even wrote one play in this language, "Salome"
Oscar Wilde wrote in the late nineteenth century. The romantic period is generally considered to be early in that century, in the time of Keats and Shelley and Byron. Wilde is much too cynical to be a romantic.
sometimes when you is very good people lustglunk alhought the close friends.so you must to think before you do any thing.
The selfish Giant, the children and the little boy
Oscar Wilde was born on October 16, 1854 and died on November 30, 1900. Oscar Wilde would have been 46 years old at the time of death or 160 years old today.
Oscar Wilde died on November 30, 1900 at the age of 46.
Wilde's only novel, "The Picture of Dorian Gray," is what he is best known for.
He dies in 1900 before the war started
The Booker Prize was not introduced until 1969, Oscar Wilde died in 1900
When prince was alive,he lived happy and peaceful life....he does nothing when have life.....after death he came to know about the sufferings of common man....
"The Picture of Dorian Gray", "The Importance of Being Earnest", "The Ballad of Reading Gaol", and "Salome" are a few.
He was an Irish writer and poet
Constance Lloyd
Oscar Wilde was born and died well before the movies were invented!
Yes, one of them happens to be a friend of mine, but unfortunately he's frightfully paranoid and very private so I'm afraid I can't give you a name.
Because he can see all the sorrows and miseries of the people around him...but being a status he was helpless to help anybody...
No, as Oscar Wilde lived from 1854-1900, and an aeroplane was invented in 1903.
The awards were, Foundation Scholarship, Berkeley Gold Medal, Demyship Scholarship, Newdigate Prize and Master Mason
He was not happy, he died of cerebral meningitis
It is a story of a statue that is covered in gold and jewels everyone admires him but he just stands there alone. One day a bird goes to nest at his feet and he asks the bird to help him help others that he sees are in need. He gives away all he has, even his sapphire eyes, which leave him blind,...
He wrote one novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, and a further 14 short stories
because a swallow represnts innocence , selflessness and freedom aswell.
Live - or die? He died at L'Hôtel (in those days Hotel d'Alsace), 13, Rue Des Beaux Arts. However, he had been a frequent visitor to Paris during his lifetime, staying in a number of different places.
The Picture of Dorian Gray first appeared in a magazine but was later published as a novel. Although he never published another novel he did produce several works of poetry. It is believed he would have succeeded in publishing more novels if not for his difficult life, including imprisonment and his...
Oscar Wilde actually only wrote one novel called The Picture of Dorian Gray which was published in 1890. He also wrote a selection of plays, essays, stories and poems. See the related link for a full bibliography.
Wilde was a Irish writer and poet. He was one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s. He is also remembered for the tragedy of his imprisonment and his early death.
'True friends stab you in the front' is a famous Oscar Wilde Quote. Another famous quote of Oscar Wilde is 'A man can be happy with every woman, as long he does not love her'.
The history behind the Cadogen Hotel and Oscar Wilde dates back to 1895. Oscar Wilde was arrested in the hotel and charged for committing acts of indecency.
The supernatural element found in the novel the Canterville Ghostby Oscar Wilde include the spirit.