The first item of Diana memorabilia (Diana A Tribute to the People’s Princess, Bramley Books £ 7.99) reached my desk last week. By a nice coincidence, it arrived with the latest in a torrent of books.
Although Irish women are under-represented, many of our most famous men feature at least once, and Oscar Wilde, topping the poll, has no fewer than 100 quotations. Writers, playwrights and poets.
“The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.” — Oscar Wilde 11. “Most people work just hard.
Such convictions were only wiped from the British books last year for some 70,000 men who had criminal records simply for being homosexual, Everett notes at the end of the film. "The gay liberation.
Merlin Holland is Oscar Wilde’s grandson and the sole executor of his estate. and was lately championed on the flimsiest of evidence by his best modern biographer, Richard Ellmann. Killing Oscar.
He predicted more “seriously good books” ahead, if only Everett would take himself “seriously enough”. Well, now we know exactly what Rupert wrote next – a screenplay. And his new film biography of.
After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look. De Profundis by Oscar Wilde.
Though a product of the Victorian age, Oscar Wilde and his works always seemed thoroughly. For me, Dorian Gray is special – not necessarily Wilde’s best work but unique in his canon – because it’s.
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Oscar Hijuelos, the first Hispanic author to win the Pulitzer Prize, has died at the age of sixty-two. Nathaniel Popkin on Oscar Wilde’s little-known journalistic. “Cather’s best writing is driven.
In 1914 Max Beerbohm wrote to Vyvyan Holland, the younger son of Oscar. received books on the subject of his grandfather, and he has a lot of surprising and interesting things to say about his.
Most people know Oscar Wilde as the preeminent source of British wit, a high-society raconteur whose plays and novels. Beyond that, “The Happy Prince” takes Wilde’s stature for granted, and makes.
Robbie Ross (Oscar Wilde’s friend and literary executor. Dickens, Laurence Olivier, H.G. Wells, Richard Attenborough and A.
“Wilde’s experience in the office provides that curious anniversary where the writer, who wants the best of both worlds as a journalist and a serious author, can see in practice whether such a thing.
Dating from 1930 to 1957, the letters are the largest single series of Eliot’s correspondence and among the best-known sealed.
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Neo Romanticism In English Literature Ifeakandu and Oriogun explore a territory of vulnerability that most previous Nigerian literature, particularly by male writers, has barely probed.
When he arrived in America for his 1882 lecture tour, the Irish writer Oscar Wilde had. HE IS DOING HIS BEST,” calling it “the only rational method of art criticism I have ever come across”). By.
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Oscar Wilde ‘s successful lecture tour of the United States. The speaker will be Joseph Bristow, a professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles. Wilde, best known as the author.
Oscar Wilde was on a lecture tour of the United States. "It is very tiresome, and if it was not for Howell’s novels I could not endure it. He is your best novel writer." Being told that Genevieve.
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