The Collected Works of Oscar Wilde 5 Books Set (Ballad of Reading Gaol and Other Poems)
Format : Paperback
ISBN-13 : 9781804454251
The Picture of Dorian Gray:
Oscar Wilde's masterpiece, "The Picture of Dorian Gray," is a Gothic novel that delves into the corrupting influence of beauty, youth, and moral decadence. The story follows Dorian Gray as he makes a Faustian bargain, leading to a haunting exploration of the consequences of his actions.
The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays:
This collection showcases Oscar Wilde's comedic genius with timeless plays like "The Importance of Being Earnest." Filled with wit, social satire, and clever wordplay, these works are celebrated for their humor and sharp commentary on Victorian society.
The Ballad of Reading Gaol and Other Poems:
Written during his imprisonment, "The Ballad of Reading Gaol" reflects Oscar Wilde's poignant exploration of justice, suffering, and humanity within the walls of a prison. This collection also includes other powerful poems that reveal the depth of Wilde's poetic talent.
"De Profundis" is a heartfelt and introspective letter penned by Oscar Wilde during his incarceration. It is a deeply personal and emotional reflection on his life, love, and spirituality, offering profound insights into his own struggles and growth
The Happy Prince and Other Stories:
Oscar Wilde's enchanting collection of short stories, including "The Happy Prince," "The Nightingale and the Rose," and "The Selfish Giant," presents timeless tales with moral lessons and deep emotional resonance. These stories are cherished for their beauty and allegorical themes.