Epistola in Carcere et Vinculis

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Epistola in Carcere et Vinculis Oscar Wilde - "Epistola: In Carcere et Vinculis" ist ein Manuskript von Oscar Wildes offenem Brief "De Profundis", den er zwischen 1895 und 1897 in verschiedenen englischen Gefängnissen an seinen ehemaligen Freund und Liebhaber Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas schrieb.

About the Author

Author Oscar Wilde was known for his acclaimed works including 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' and 'The Importance of Being Earnest,' as well as his brilliant wit, flamboyant style and infamous imprisonment for homosexuality.Who Was Oscar Wilde?Author, playwright and poet Oscar Wilde was a popular literary figure in late Victorian England. After graduating from Oxford University, he lectured as a poet, art critic and a leading proponent of the principles of aestheticism. In 1891, he published The Picture of Dorian Gray, his only novel which was panned as immoral by Victorian critics, but is now considered one of his most notable works. As a dramatist, many of Wildes plays were well received including his satirical comedies Lady Windermere's Fan (1892), A Woman of No Importance (1893), An Ideal Husband (1895) and The Importance of Being Earnest (1895), his most famous play. Unconventional in his writing and life, Wildes affair with a young man led to his arrest on charges of "gross indecency" in 1895. He was imprisoned for two years and died in poverty three years after his release at the age of 46.

Product Details

Publisher: Phoemixx Classics Ebooks

Genre: Reisen

Language: German

Size: 222 Pages

Filesize: 654.7 KB

ISBN: 9783985103386