Item #405360 Collins : Complete works of Oscar Wilde. Oscar Wilde.

Collins : Complete works of Oscar Wilde

2003, 5th edition. Glasgow : HarperCollins. Near fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust-wrapper. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #405360
ISBN: 0007144350

Physical description; ix, 1268 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. Notes; Earlier ed. (1994) published as: Complete works of Oscar Wilde. Includes bibliographical references (p. [1258]-1268) and index of first lines of poems. Contents; Introduction to the 1994 Edition / Merlin Holland -- Introduction to the 1966 Edition / Vyvyan Holland -- Introduction to the Stories / Owen Dudley Edwards -- Stories -- The Picture of Dorian Gray -- Lord Arthur Savile's Crime -- The Canterville Ghost -- The Sphinx Without a Secret -- The Model Millionaire -- A House of Pomegranates -- The Young King -- The Birthday of the Infanta -- The Fisherman and his Soul -- The Star-Child -- The Happy Prince -- The Happy Prince -- The Nightingale and the Rose -- The Selfish Giant -- The Devoted Friend -- The Remarkable Rocket -- The Portrait of Mr. W.H. -- Introduction to the Plays / Terence Brown -- Plays -- The Importance of Being Earnest -- Lady Windermere's Fan -- A Woman of No Importance -- An Ideal Husband -- Salome -- The Duchess of Padua -- Vera, or the Nihilists -- A Florentine Tragedy -- La Sainte Courtisane -- Introduction to the Poems / Declan Kiberd -- Poems -- Ye Shall Be Gods -- Chorus of the Cloud Maidens -- From Spring Days to Winter -- Requiescat -- San Miniato -- By The Arno -- Rome Unvisited -- La Bella Donna Della Mia Mente -- Chanson -- Untitled (See the gold sun has risen) -- Untitled (She stole behind him where he lay) -- The Dole of the King's Daughter -- Love Song -- Tristitiae -- The True Knowledge -- Heart's Yearnings -- The Little Ship -- [characters not reproducible] (Song of Lamentation) -- Lotus Land -- Desespoir -- Lotus Leaves -- Untitled (O loved one lying far away) -- A Fragment from The Agamemnon of Aeschylos -- A Vision -- Sonnet on Approaching Italy -- Sonnet (written in Holy Week at Genoa) -- Impression de Voyage -- The Theatre at Argos -- Urbs Sacra Aeterna -- The Grave of Keats -- Sonnet: on the massacre of the Christians in Bulgaria -- Easter Day -- Sonnet: on Hearing the Dies Irae sung in the Sistine Chapel -- Italia -- Vita Nuova -- E Tenebris -- Quantum Mutata -- To Milton -- Ave Maria Gratia Plena -- Wasted Days -- The Grave of Shelley -- Santa Decca -- Theoretikos -- Amor Intellectualis -- At Verona -- Ravenna -- Magdalen Walks -- The Burden of Itys -- Theocritus -- Nocturne -- Endymion -- Charmides -- Ballade de Marguerite -- La Belle Gabrielle -- Humanitad -- Athanasia -- The New Helen -- Panthea -- Phedre -- Queen Henrietta Maria -- Louis Napoleon -- Madonna Mia -- Roses and Rue -- Portia -- Apologia -- Quia Multum Amavi -- Silentium Amoris -- Her Voice -- My Voice -- [characters not reproducible] (Sweet, I blame you not ...) -- The Garden of Eros -- Ave Imperatrix -- Pan -- The Artist's Dream or San Artysty -- Libertatis Sacra Fames -- Sonnet to Liberty -- Taedium Vitae -- Fabien Dei Franchi -- Serenade -- Camma -- Impression du Matin -- In the Gold Room -- Impressions: 1. Les Silhouettes; 2. La Fuite de la Lune -- Impression: Le Reveillion -- Helas! -- To V.F. -- To M.B.J. -- Impressions: 1. Le Jardin; 2. La Mer -- Le Jardin Des Tuileries -- The Harlot's House -- Fantaisies Decoratives -- Under the Balcony -- To My Wife -- On the Sale By Auction of Keats' Love Letters -- The New Remorse -- Canzonet -- With a Copy of 'A House of Pomegranates' -- Symphony in Yellow -- La Dame Jaune -- Remorse -- In The Forest -- The Sphinx -- The Ballad of Reading Gaol -- Poems in Prose -- The Artist -- The Doer of Good -- The Disciple -- The Master -- The House of Judgment -- The Teacher of Wisdom -- Introduction to Essays, Selected Journalism, Lectures and Letters / Merlin Holland -- The House Beautiful -- The Decorative Arts -- Personal Impressions of America -- Mrs Langtry as Hester Grazebrook -- Woman's Dress -- Mr Whistler's Ten O'Clock -- Dinners and Dishes -- Hamlet at the Lyceum -- Olivia at the Lyceum -- A Handbook to Marriage -- Balzac in English -- A Ride Through Morocco -- The American Invasion -- Two Biographies of Keats -- Aristotle at Afternoon Tea -- Mr Morris on Tapestry -- London Models -- De Profundis -- Two Letters to the Daily Chronicle -- The Decay of Lying -- Pen, Pencil and Poison -- The Critic as Artist -- The Truth of Masks -- The Soul of Man Under Socialism -- The Rise of Historical Criticism -- A Few Maxims for the Instruction of the Over-Educated -- Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young -- A. Chronological Table -- B. Order of Poems (1882) -- C. List of Original Dedications in Wilde's Published Works -- D. Index of First Lines of Poems. Subjects; Wilde, Oscar 1854-1900 ; Literary collections. Wilde, Oscar 1854-1900. Works. 2003. Wilde, Oscar 1854-1900 ; Literary collections. Wilde, Oscar 1854-1900. Literature. Literature: history & criticism. Plays, playscripts. Literary essays. Anthologies: general. Fiction: general & literary. Fiction Classics.

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