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Oscar Wilde - The Picture Of Dorian Grey Album

  • Darsteller: Oscar Wilde
  • Genre: Nicht Musik
  • Titel: The Picture Of Dorian Grey
  • Freigegeben: 1959
  • Stil: Spoken Word
  • Etikett: Caedmon Records
  • Katalog: TC 1095
  • Land: US
  • Größe der MP3-Version: 2761 mb
  • Größe der FLAC-Version: 1958 mb
  • Bewertung: 4.1
  • Abstimmungen: 925


1The Picture Of Dorian Grey
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  • Directed ByHoward O. Sackler
  • NarratorHurd Hatfield
  • Written By – Oscar Wilde


The Picture of Dorian Gray is a Gothic and philosophical novel by Oscar Wilde, first published complete in the July 1890 issue of Lippincott's Monthly Magazine. Despite that censorship, The Picture of Dorian Gray offended the moral sensibilities of British book reviewers, some of whom said that Oscar Wilde merited prosecution for violating the laws guarding public. Today, Oscar Wilde is remembered as one of the greatest authors in the English literature. At the turn of the 1890s, Oscar Wilde refined his ideas about the supremacy of art in a series of dialogues and essays and incorporated themes of decadence, duplicity and beauty into his only novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray 1890. The Picture of Dorian Gray first began as a short novel submitted to Lippincotts Monthly Magazine. Main characters of The Picture of Dorian Gray. Dorian Gray is a handsome, narcissistic young man who is impressed with Lord Henrys ideas of hedonism. He and begins to indulge in every kind of pleasure, moral and immoral. Oscar Wilde. This eBook was designed and published by Planet PDF. For more free eBooks visit our Web site at . 12 of 250. The Picture of Dorian Gray. Dumpty-you know-Afghan frontier-Russian intrigues: very successful man-wife killed by an elephant-quite inconsolable-wants to marry a beautiful American widow-everybody does nowadays-hates Mr. Gladstone-but very much interested in beetles: ask him what he thinks of Schouvaloff. First published in 1890 for Lippincots Monthly Magazine, The Picture of Dorian Gray is a philosophical fiction book that takes place in the Victorian Era, and is Oscar Wildes only novel. The philosophies surrounding British social practices, morality, Art, and censorship expressed by the main characters are said to be Wildes own beliefs. Dorian will lead a double life and feel no guilt over the crimes he commit: murder, drugs, lying. According to Wilde, the three main characters each symbolize human behavior, of himself specifically: Basil Hallward is what I think I am: Lord Henry is what the world thinks me: Dorian is what I would like to be - in other ages, perhaps. Picture of Dorian Grey Review In reading the novel The Picture of Dorian Grey by Oscar Wilde, I became simultaneously enthralled in the life and world of Dorian Grey and and disdainful for the time period in which it was written. Wilde turns nothingness into a philosophical treatise: the lengthy Chapter 11 sees Dorian indulging in aesthetic dilettantism for about a decade, the wasting of time cleverly mirrored by Wilde's indulgence in outlandishly minute description alas, this most formally experimental section of the book is also the most turgid and off-putting to read. Title: The Picture of Dorian Gray 1945. Dorian goes to a side show in the Two Turtles in the poor neighborhood of London, and he falls in love with singer Sibyl Vane Dame Angela Lansbury. Dorian decides to marry her and tells Lord Henry, who convinces him to test the honor of Sibyl. This wonderfully atmospheric retelling of Oscar Wilde's chilling novel is one of the best horror films ever made. It outdoes DRACULA and FRANKENSTEIN because it is about a man - not a monster. Yet the monster IS the man - and hides within all of us. The Picture of Dorian Gray Stage 3 1000 headwords. OSCAR WILDE. Retold by Jill Nevile. Oxford university press. The Picture Of Dorian Gray 1891 Version by Oscar WILDE 1854 - 1900. Unabridged audiobook. The Picture of Dorian Gray is the only published novel looked at the picture for a long time. He smiled as he saw the beautiful face in front of him, and for a moment he felt happy. But then he remembered Lord Henrys words. When Lord Henry had left, Dorian uncovered the picture again. He had to choose between a good life and a bad life, he thought. But then he realized that, in fact, he had already chosen. 1 - 20 of 234 Works in The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde. Navigation and Actions. After receiving his letter to attend the famous English wizarding school Hogwarts, Dorian Gray quickly finds himself regarded as second-best in many fields, and will stop at nothing to prove otherwise. A prophecy, uttered by Sybill Trelawney ten years prior to his first entrance at the school, foretells that a child with rise to defeat the Dark Lord, and Dorian Gray is nothing short of obsessed with fulfilling this prophecy. Language: English