The Irish Writers: Oscar Wilde
Imprint: Mercier Press
4 x 5.75 in
- May 2020
- Temporarily out of stock. Ships in 8-12 weeks.
His conviction and imprisonment for homosexuality was the beginning of a slow physical decline that eventually brought about his death in 1900. Wilde left behind him a remarkable body of work. This exceptionally charismatic and talented man left an influence on our culture that has been immense.
Author David Pritchard has written a highly readable, frank and sympathetic biography of the cultural and literary legacy of one of the most paradoxical characters, and one of the most brilliant intellects, of the nineteenth century.