The picture of Dorian Gray

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Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American ReadWritten in his distinctively dazzling manner, Oscar Wilde's story of a fashionable young man who sells his soul for eternal youth and beauty is the author's most popular work. The tale of Dorian Gray's moral disintegration caused a scandal when it first appeared in 1890, but though Wilde was attacked for the novel's corrupting influence, he responded that there is, in fact, "a terrible moral in Dorian Gray." Just a few years later, the book and the aesthetic/moral dilemma it presented became issues in the trials occasioned by Wilde's homosexual liaisons, which resulted in his imprisonment. Of Dorian Gray's relationship to autobiography, Wilde noted in a letter, "Basil Hallward is what I think I am: Lord Henry what the world thinks me: Dorian what I would like to be—in other ages, perhaps."
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9780141439570
152000415
9781402521003
9780679642091
9781520004150
9780792770367
9781433274510
9781520004136
9781520086408
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subject_facet , Aging -- Fiction, Appearance (Philosophy) -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Compact discs, Conduct of life, Conduct of life -- Fiction, Didactic fiction, Electronic books, England -- London, FICTION / Classics, FICTION / Horror, FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General, Fables, Fiction, Future life -- Fiction, Gothic fiction, Great Britain, Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Fiction, History, Immortality -- Fiction, London (England) -- History -- 1800-1950 -- Fiction, London (England) -- History -- Fiction, Occult fiction, Irish, Paranormal fiction, Portraits, Portraits -- Fiction, Soul -- Fiction, Youthfulness, Youthfulness -- Fiction
title_display The picture of Dorian Gray
title_full The Picture of Dorian Gray, The picture of Dorian Gray / Oscar Wilde ; edited with an introduction and notes by Robert Mighall, The picture of Dorian Gray / by Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray [electronic resource] / Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray [electronic resource] Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900., The picture of Dorian Gray [sound recording] / Oscar Wilde
title_short The picture of Dorian Gray
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