The Ballad of Reading Gaol

The Ballad of Reading Gaol

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by Oscar Wilde
     
 

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This is a fully illustrated edition of Oscar Wilde's classic poetic account of his imprisonment following his sensational trial for homosexual offences. The poetry is rich in human sympathy and infused with the author's suffering. See more details below

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This is a fully illustrated edition of Oscar Wilde's classic poetic account of his imprisonment following his sensational trial for homosexual offences. The poetry is rich in human sympathy and infused with the author's suffering.

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Library Journal
Woodstock's facsimile series takes a walk on the Wilde side with this poetry duo from 1898 and 1892, respectively. The former volume offers one long poem, while the latter contains about 50 shorter pieces. These reproductions additionally include scholarly introductions.

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ISBN-13:
9781492178545
Publisher:
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date:
08/16/2013
Pages:
42
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.09(d)

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