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.
|Publisher:||Standard Publications, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.11(d)|
About the Author
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was a prolific Irish writer who wrote plays, fiction, essays, and poetry. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s.
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Ballad of Reading Gaol based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
The pain of the author is almost too much to bear - even more so given who is suffering and why he is suffering. The injustice defies belief.