The Ballad of Reading Gaol (annotated)

The Ballad of Reading Gaol (annotated)

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by Oscar Wilde
     
 

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The Ballad of Reading Gaol is a poem by Oscar Wilde, written in exile either in Berneval-le-Grand or in Dieppe, France, after his release from Reading Gaol (pronounced "redding jail") on 19 May 1897. Wilde had been incarcerated in Reading, after being convicted of homosexual offences in 1895 and sentenced to two years' hard labour in prison.  See more details below

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The Ballad of Reading Gaol is a poem by Oscar Wilde, written in exile either in Berneval-le-Grand or in Dieppe, France, after his release from Reading Gaol (pronounced "redding jail") on 19 May 1897. Wilde had been incarcerated in Reading, after being convicted of homosexual offences in 1895 and sentenced to two years' hard labour in prison.

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ISBN-13:
9781517764432
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
10/10/2015
Pages:
98
Sales rank:
951,017
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)

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The Ballad Of Reading Gaol; 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Oscar Wilde's finest poetry.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
She nodded giggling at nothing
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Sleeps
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Gtg bbt
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Gtgtb.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Holds her baby brother who is sleeping and watches
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sleeps "Can i go back to my cell plz??"
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ok....see ya;