Метка: Harper Press
The Picture of Dorian Gray
The Picture of Dorian Gray

Описание: Wilde's first and only published novel recounts the story of handsome Dorian Gray who upon having his portrait painted desires that it will age and grow ugly while he may remain eternally beautiful. The painting, which reflects each of Gray's sins and transgressions, haunts him until it finally becomes unbearable. In this dark tale of duplicity and mortality, Wilde creates a world where art and reality collide. Читать далее →

Oscar Wilde. Selections (комплект из 2 книг)
Oscar Wilde. Selections (комплект из 2 книг)

Описание: Творчество классика английской литературы О.Уайльда, с неподражаемым остроумием и сарказмом рисующее быт и нравы английской аристократии конца XIX века, хорошо известно отечественному читателю. В предлагаемом двухтомнике О.Уайльд представлен во всем многообразии своих творческих интересов: как романист, новеллист, поэт, драматург, мемуарист, эссеист, литературный критик. Издание сопровождается предисловием и комментариями к тексту на русском языке. Оно предназначается студентам гуманитарных вузов, изучающим английский язык, и широкому кругу ... Читать далее →

Plays
Plays

Описание: На английском языке. Москва, 1961 год. Foreign Languages Publishing House. Издательский переплет. Сохранность хорошая. В сборник пьес Оскара Уайльда вошли "Lady Windermere's Fan", "A Woman of no Importance", "An Ideal Husband", "The Importance of Being Earnest". Книга дополнена комментариями. Читать далее →

The Plays of Oscar Wilde
The Plays of Oscar Wilde

Описание: Oscar Wilde took London by storm with his first comedy, Lady Windermere's Fan. The combination of dazzling wit, subtle social criticism, sumptuous settings and the theme of a guilty secret proved a winner, both here and in his next three plays, A Woman of No Importance, An Ideal Husband, and his undisputed masterpiece, The Importance of Being Earnest. This volume includes all Wilde's plays from his early tragedy Vera to the controversial Salome and the little known fragments, La Sainte Courtisane and A Florentine Tragedy. The edition affords... Читать далее →

Collected Works Of Oscar Wilde
Collected Works Of Oscar Wilde

Описание: Wilde's works are suffused with his aestheticism, brilliant craftsmanship, legendary wit and, ultimately, his tragic muse. He wrote tender fairy stories for children employing all his grace, artistry and wit, of which the best-known is The Happy Prince. Counterpoints to this were his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray, which shocked and outraged many readers of his day, and his stories for adults which exhibited his fascination with the relations between serene art and decadent life. Wilde took London by storm with his plays, particularly his ... Читать далее →

The Happy Prince
The Happy Prince

Описание: Сборник "The Happy Prince" ("Счастливый Принц") Оскара Уайльда, известного английского писателя XIX века, является классическим образцом английской прозы. За сказочностью мотивов и "декоративным" стилем повествования скрываются важнейшие нравственные проблемы. В сказках отразились эстетические взгляды Оскара Уайльда на искусство, задачу которого писатель видел в сотворении красоты, недоступной действительной жизни. Читать далее →

El Principe Feliz
El Principe Feliz

Описание: "El Principe Feliz", una dorada estatua admirada por todos los habitantes de la ciudad que protege, se siente triste. Cual sera el secreto de las lagrimas del Principe Feliz? Quiza una golondrina de buen corazon, que suefia con visitar las Piramides de Egipto, consiga hallar la respuesta, en este hermoso cuento, en el que estan presentes toda la agudeza у la sensibilidad que han hecho inmortal la obra de su autor. Читать далее →

The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays
The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays

Описание: A universal favorite, "The Importance of Being Earnest" displays Oscar Wilde's theatrical genius at its brilliant best. Subtitled "A Trivial Comedy for Serious People," this hilarious attack on Victorian manners and morals turns a pompous world on its head, lets duplicity lead to happiness, and makes riposte the highest form of art. Also included in this special collection are Wilde's first comedy success, "Lady Windermere's Fan," and his richly sensual melodrama, "Salome." Читать далее →

The Picture of Dorian Gray and Three Stories
The Picture of Dorian Gray and Three Stories

Описание: Lord Arthur Savile's crime the happy prince the birthday of the infant In Dorian Gray, Wilde's full-length novel, a fashionable young man sells his soul for eternal youth and beauty. Also included in the volume are three of the Irish master storyteller's short works. Читать далее →