The Wit And Wisdom Of Oscar Wilde

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  • Paperback
  • 112 pages
  • The Wit And Wisdom Of Oscar Wilde
  • Stephen Calloway
  • English
  • 22 May 2017
  • 9780752817644

About the Author: Stephen Calloway

Stephen Calloway is a curator of paintings at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.He is an expert on 19th century art, and has made a particular study of the decadent and dandy culture of the fin de siecle.He staged the VA s exhibition on the 1890s, High Art and Low Life in 1993, and curated the Aubrey Beardsley Centenary Show in Tokyo and London in 1998.He writes on the history of t


The Wit And Wisdom Of Oscar Wilde The Ebullient Evangelist Of Irony, Wilde Preached His Gospel Of Wit And Aestheticism To A Public At Once Outraged And Enchanted.This Is A New Collection Of The Witty Prose And Verse Of Oscar Wilde, Compiled By David Colvin And Stephen Calloway, The Owner Of The Most Complete Set Of Oscar Wilde First Editions In Private Hands.

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10 thoughts on “The Wit And Wisdom Of Oscar Wilde

  1. Susan Rose says:

    One should always have something fabulous to read on the train But seriously this is a really lovely little collection that is particularly good to dip in and out of, perhaps on public transport.

  2. David says:

    One of those little books that come in handy when you can t find your own witty turn of phrase Full of Wilde isms and all the better for it.