According to Vincent O’Sullivan, Oscar Wilde said “The three women I have most admired are Queen Victoria, Sarah Bernhardt, and Lillie Langtry. I would have
I read Oscar Wilde: The Unrepentant Years in great anticipation. The author, Nicholas Frankel, is the editor of The Picture of Dorian Gray: An Annotated,
On this day in 1854, poet, dramatist, novelist, short story writer, essayist, critic, magazine editor and rebel Oscar Wilde was born. Prejudice may have destroyed him,
“… [W]hatever amusement we may find in reading a purely modern novel, we have rarely any artistic pleasure in re-reading it. And this is perhaps
What links Sherlock Holmes, an Oscar Wilde play and the House of Windsor? The scandal behind Sir Edward John Poynter’s painting, ‘Helen’.
16 October: Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde was born on this day in 1854.