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The Resource The importance of being Earnest : authoritative text, backgrounds, criticism, Oscar Wilde ; edited by Michael Patrick Gillespie

The importance of being Earnest : authoritative text, backgrounds, criticism, Oscar Wilde ; edited by Michael Patrick Gillespie

Label
The importance of being Earnest : authoritative text, backgrounds, criticism
Title
The importance of being Earnest
Title remainder
authoritative text, backgrounds, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Oscar Wilde ; edited by Michael Patrick Gillespie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1854-1900
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilde, Oscar
Dewey number
822/.8
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5818
LC item number
.I4 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gillespie, Michael Patrick
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Foundlings
  • England
Label
The importance of being Earnest : authoritative text, backgrounds, criticism, Oscar Wilde ; edited by Michael Patrick Gillespie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209)
Contents
The text of The importance of being Earnest -- Excised portions of the play -- Backgrounds -- London in the 1890s / Karl Beckson -- Wilde and the idea of a theatre / Joseph Donohue -- Creating the audience / Regenia Gagnier -- Criticism -- Reviews and reactions -- On The importance of being Earnest / William Archer -- On The importance of being Earnest / H.F. -- On The importance of being Earnest / George Bernard Shaw -- On The importance of being Earnest / H.G. Wells -- Essays in criticism -- The four-act version of The importance of being Earnest / E.H. Mikhail -- From faltering arrow to pistol shot : The importance of being Earnest / Eva Thienpont -- Oscar Wilde and the English epicene / Camille A. Paglia -- Alias Bunbury : desire and termination in The importance of being Earnest / Christopher Craft -- From Beau Brummell to Lady Bracknell : re-viewing the Dandy in The importance of being Earnest / Michael Patrick -- The genesis of the play / Peter Raby -- Oscar Wilde and the imagination of the Celt / Richard Haslam -- Oscar Wilde : a chronology
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xii, 209 p.
Isbn
9780393927535
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005052741
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61362854
  • (OCoLC)61362854
  • 1140088
Label
The importance of being Earnest : authoritative text, backgrounds, criticism, Oscar Wilde ; edited by Michael Patrick Gillespie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209)
Contents
The text of The importance of being Earnest -- Excised portions of the play -- Backgrounds -- London in the 1890s / Karl Beckson -- Wilde and the idea of a theatre / Joseph Donohue -- Creating the audience / Regenia Gagnier -- Criticism -- Reviews and reactions -- On The importance of being Earnest / William Archer -- On The importance of being Earnest / H.F. -- On The importance of being Earnest / George Bernard Shaw -- On The importance of being Earnest / H.G. Wells -- Essays in criticism -- The four-act version of The importance of being Earnest / E.H. Mikhail -- From faltering arrow to pistol shot : The importance of being Earnest / Eva Thienpont -- Oscar Wilde and the English epicene / Camille A. Paglia -- Alias Bunbury : desire and termination in The importance of being Earnest / Christopher Craft -- From Beau Brummell to Lady Bracknell : re-viewing the Dandy in The importance of being Earnest / Michael Patrick -- The genesis of the play / Peter Raby -- Oscar Wilde and the imagination of the Celt / Richard Haslam -- Oscar Wilde : a chronology
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xii, 209 p.
Isbn
9780393927535
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005052741
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61362854
  • (OCoLC)61362854
  • 1140088

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