The Resource Oscar Wilde : a certain genius, Barbara Belford

Oscar Wilde : a certain genius, Barbara Belford

Label
Oscar Wilde : a certain genius
Title
Oscar Wilde
Title remainder
a certain genius
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Belford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on extensive study of original sources and animated throughout by historical detail, anecdote, and insight, the narrative traces Wilde's progression from his childhood in an intellectual Irish household to his maturity as a London author to the years of his European exile."--Jacket
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Belford, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 828/.809
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5823
LC item number
.B346 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Authors, Irish
Label
Oscar Wilde : a certain genius, Barbara Belford
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-360) and index
Contents
Part one (1854-1878): Becoming -- Lord of life -- Merrion Square -- Away from home -- Budding aesthete -- Magdalen Manners -- Part two (1879-1883): Reinventing -- Artists and beauties -- Aesthetes and dandies -- A second self -- New scenarios -- Part three (1884-1891): Rebelling -- Mrs. Oscar Wilde -- Crossing over -- Enemies and friends -- The Dorian prophecy -- Part four (1892-1895): Flaunting -- More than laughter -- Translating ecstasy -- Mostly famous -- A broken line -- Part five (1895-1900): Reconciling -- The last first night -- Touching sorrow -- Misbegotten yesterdays -- Stealing happiness
Control code
ocm43567616
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 381 p.
Isbn
9780812992618
Lccn
00026827
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 558373
  • (OCoLC)43567616
Label
Oscar Wilde : a certain genius, Barbara Belford
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-360) and index
Contents
Part one (1854-1878): Becoming -- Lord of life -- Merrion Square -- Away from home -- Budding aesthete -- Magdalen Manners -- Part two (1879-1883): Reinventing -- Artists and beauties -- Aesthetes and dandies -- A second self -- New scenarios -- Part three (1884-1891): Rebelling -- Mrs. Oscar Wilde -- Crossing over -- Enemies and friends -- The Dorian prophecy -- Part four (1892-1895): Flaunting -- More than laughter -- Translating ecstasy -- Mostly famous -- A broken line -- Part five (1895-1900): Reconciling -- The last first night -- Touching sorrow -- Misbegotten yesterdays -- Stealing happiness
Control code
ocm43567616
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 381 p.
Isbn
9780812992618
Lccn
00026827
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 558373
  • (OCoLC)43567616

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