The Wit and Wisdom of Oscar Wilde by Oscar WildeThe Wit and Wisdom of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde

The Wit and Wisdom of Oscar Wilde

byOscar Wilde

Paperback | August 15, 2012

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"I have put my genius into my life," declared Oscar Wilde, adding, "I have put only my talent into my works." This paperback gift edition of the renowned poet and playwright's epigrams and witticisms draws upon both realms. It features hundreds of quips from Wilde's personal letters and conversations as well as his fiction, essays, lectures, and plays.
Flamboyant man-about-town, Oscar Wilde had a reputation that preceded him, especially in his early career. He was born to a middle-class Irish family (his father was a surgeon) and was trained as a scholarship boy at Trinity College, Dublin. He subsequently won a scholarship to Magdalen College, Oxford, where he was heavily influenced ...
Title:The Wit and Wisdom of Oscar WildeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 5.5 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:August 15, 2012Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0486480925

ISBN - 13:9780486480923

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